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Around the Nation
7:06 am
Tue June 30, 2015

Police In Texas Needed Help To Get Robot Working

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Around the Nation
7:06 am
Tue June 30, 2015

Wal-Mart Refuses Confederate Flag Cake Order; Accepts ISIS Flag

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The Two-Way
7:03 am
Tue June 30, 2015

U.S.-Germany Soccer Match Is Showdown Between World's Top 2 Teams

U.S. goalie Hope Solo stops a shot during training Tuesday at Olympic Stadium in Montreal.
Elsa Getty Images

Originally published on Tue June 30, 2015 11:30 am

The final of the Women's World Cup isn't until Sunday. But it might as well be tonight, as world No. 1 Germany takes on the second-ranked United States in the soccer semifinals. The U.S. and Germany have played four previous times in the World Cup, including a semifinal in 2003 (won by Germany).

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The Two-Way
6:34 am
Tue June 30, 2015

Dozens Dead In Indonesia Air Force Plane Crash

Military personnel remove an aircraft wheel at the site where an air force cargo plane crashed in Medan, Indonesia, on Tuesday.
Dedy Zulkifli AP

Originally published on Tue June 30, 2015 11:23 am

Updated at 12:22 p.m. ET

Dozens of people are dead after an Indonesian air force C-130 Hercules transport plane crashed into a residential area in Medan, the country's third-largest city, shortly after takeoff Tuesday. An Indonesian military spokesman put the toll at 74.

Air force spokesman Rear Marshal Dwi Badarmanto said 74 bodies were recovered from the crash site. The dead included air force personnel and their relatives, he said.

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It's All Politics
6:06 am
Tue June 30, 2015

5 Things You Should Know About Chris Christie

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie hopes to reset his political fortunes with his presidential announcement on Tuesday.
Scott Olson Getty Images

Originally published on Tue June 30, 2015 11:35 am

This post has been updated to reflect Christie officially getting in the race for president.

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