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'Drastic action is needed' now to stop Ebola epidemic

The Ebola epidemic isn't getting any better in Africa.

FIFA: U.S. World Cup fans most active online; Texas top 5 in states

The results of Tuesday's knockout-round match with Belgium remain to be seen. But online, Team USA is already a World Cup winner.

Smitten or bitten? Some adore Uruguay's Luis Suarez, others cry foul

Luis Suarez has made his mark in football, as one of the most feared strikers in the game. In more ways than one.

'Game of Thrones:' Now Queen Elizabeth eyes up hot seat

Look out Lannisters ... Windsor is coming.

Happy anniversary! On Mars, Curiosity rover has done a lot in a long year

A year is a very long time on Mars -- 687 days. NASA's Curiosity rover can attest that it's enough time for some unexpected life changes.

France admits it needs to be friendlier to visitors

It's a big nation that can take a long hard look at itself and reach the conclusion it might be a bit rude toward tourists.

Ferran Adria: The chef without a restaurant has big ideas

What does an acclaimed chef do for an encore after he's closed the best restaurant in the world? For Ferran Adria, former head chef of Spain's elBulli, it's creating a new menu of big ideas.

World Cup: Is Team USA finished?

For about 13 minutes, Team USA sat at the top of its World Cup soccer group, ahead of the mighty Germany and star-powered Portugal.

South Korean military exchanges gunfire with soldier suspected of killing 5

The South Korean military exchanged gunfire with a soldier suspected of killing five of his comrades, a defense ministry official said Sunday.

Iraqi forces fighting militants for town on Syrian border

- Iraqi security forces are waging a fierce battle with militants for control of the strategic border with Syria, where the enemy fighters enjoy a stronghold, Iraqi security officials said Saturday.