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  1. New Study Confirms That American Workers Are Getting Ripped OffU.S. workers get a smaller share of growth, less job security, and fewer unemployment benefits than laborers in nearly every other developed country.
  2. Trump Asks Trudeau: ‘Didn’t You Guys Burn Down the White House?’Canada, Britain, whatever.
  3. America Is About to Risk a World War to Defend the Credibility of Trump’s TweetsOfficials say Trump is likely to go through with a Syria strike over his Defense Secretary’s objections — because he said he would on Twitter.
  4. What the New Liberal South Korean President Might Mean for U.S. RelationsMoon Jae-in’s victory could change the dynamic when it comes to how Washington wants to deal with North Korea.
  5. U.S. Is Trying to Repair Relations With Mexico by Mostly Leaving Trump Out of ItSecretary of State Tillerson met with his Mexican counterpart in Washington, and is headed to Mexico City in the coming weeks.
  6. How the Loyal Opposition Will Work in Trump’s AmericaWhat should Democrats in Congress — and Barack Obama, and you — do now?
  7. Syria Cease-fire Goes Into Effect, But Humanitarian Aid Still Hasn’t ArrivedNo deaths reported since the truce began, but the fighting hasn’t completely stopped.
  8. motherhood
    Fewer U.S. Women Are Having Babies Than Ever BeforeAnd it’s not because we’re becoming less fertile.
  9. Think America’s Primary System Is Too Closed? Look at Britain’sIn the U.K., the rank and file pay dues to become party members, and letting them choose leaders is a recent innovation.
  10. The Best Celebration Photos From Last Night’s U.S. Women’s World Cup WinThe U.S. Women’s National Team routed Japan to capture their first World Cup since 1999.
  11. Photos: Reaction Shots of U.S. and Belgium Fans Watching Today’s MatchOn the scene in DUMBO and at BXL Zoute.
  12. GIF Recap: The U.S. Is Out of the World Cup, Despite Tim Howard’s HeroicsBelgium advances to the quarterfinals.
  13. Today’s U.S.-Belgium World Cup Match: A Primer for the Vaguely InterestedThe Americans can’t lose and advance this time.
  14. The United States Will Play Belgium on TuesdayStart practicing your “I need to leave work early” cough now.
  15. Photos: Reaction Shots of U.S. and German FansOn the scene at Zum Schneider and Nike’s “Hall of Phenomenal” pop-up.
  16. GIF Recap: The U.S. Loses to Germany, Advances AnywayCouldn’t sneak out of work? We’ve got you covered.
  17. Everything You Need to Know About Today’s U.S.-Germany World Cup GameThe U.S. can advance to the knockout stage with a win, a draw, and maybe even a loss.
  18. U.S. and Portugal Fans React to Yesterday’s DrawOn the scene with U.S. fans at Lonestar Bar and Grill and Portugal fans at Pao.
  19. World Cup GIF Recap: The United States’ Devastating Draw With PortugalHeads hang across America. 
  20. GIF Recap: The United States’ Thrilling World Cup Win Over GhanaRe-live the Americans’ 2-1 victory in their World Cup opener.
  21. U.S. May Not Get Another Chance to Topple CanadaCanada won today’s semifinal, 1-0.
  22. Canada Rallies to Stun U.S. in Women’s Hockey Gold-Medal GameThe Americans had a two-goal lead late in the third period.
  23. Canada Survives, Sets Up Dream Hockey Matchup With U.S.Bring it on, ya hosers.
  24. Team USA Beats Russia in Olympic Hockey PrelimsAmerica, meet T.J. Oshie.
  25. The U.S.-Canada Women’s Hockey Rivalry Is the Fiercest One in SochiWe don’t like them, plain and simple.”
  26. Israel and Iran’s War of Words Increasingly Troubling Netanyahu: “You want these fanatics to have nuclear weapons?” Iranian general: “Nothing of Israel will be left.”
  27. Studies
    Americans’ Big, Fat Appetites Putting the Rest of the World at RiskThe United States, which makes up only 5 percent of Earth’s population, accounts for nearly a third of all the word’s weight.
  28. Rising Number Believe There Is Conflict Between Rich and PoorTwo-thirds of Americans now believe there are strong conflicts between the rich and poor.
  29. Iran Warns of Oil Price Spike, Shoots Down U.S. Drone [Updated]In wake of British Embassy invasion.
  30. the industry
    Sacha Baron Cohen, Reese Witherspoon, and Paul Giamatti Get SmallPlus, Chuck Lorre’s shows to remain on TV forever.