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Brazil Gets World Cup Started With 3-1 Win Over Croatia

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 4:02am

The 2014 World Cup is officially underway. Before the opening game, there were several protests around the country. But the revelry and excitement after the match captured the most attention.

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Taliban Prisoner Swap For Bergdahl Was To Be Part Of Bigger Deal

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 4:02am

The exchange of detainees for Bowe Bergdahl was supposed to be part of a bigger peace process. Renee Montagne talks to Marc Grossman, former U.S. special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan.

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Afghans To Decide Successor To Karzai On Saturday

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 4:02am

Renee Montagne talks to Abdullah Abdullah, the Afghan presidential frontrunner. Abdullah faces a runoff with Ashraf Ghani to determine who will succeed embattled Afghan President Hamid Karzai.

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Remembering A Civil Rights Swim-In: 'It Was A Milestone'

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 2:04am

Fifty years ago, J.T. Johnson and Al Lingo jumped into a whites-only pool in Florida as part of a civil rights protest. They were taken to jail — after the hotel owner poured acid into the water.

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