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North Dakota seeks dismissal of gay marriage suit
Crews battling 2,700-acre wildfire in California
After a wrenching loss to Belgium, fans are touting the play of goalkeeper Tim Howard, Photoshopping his head onto U.S. currency and (briefly) naming him Secretary of Defense on Wikipedia.
If nature is like a game played by the gods, scientists are the observers trying to figure out the rules. Physicist Marcelo Gleiser asks: Can our knowledge ever be complete?
Survey: US companies added 281,000 jobs in June
Iraqi leader says Islamic state threatens region