So, the U.S. Women’s National Team is currently destroying Japan in the Women’s Women Cup Final, and they’re doing it one day after the Fourth of July.
Safe to say this hilarious eagle fan celebrating the team’s first goal is a pretty good representation of every citizen of this goddamned amazing country right now, no?
In just an eight-hour span during the Fourth of July weekend, gun violence in Chicago left three people dead and 27 wounded. Amari Brown, a 7-year-old boy on the city's West Side, was the youngest of the fatalities.
If you're going to slow down and raise your index finger as the first-place runner, you might want to wait until you actually win the race.
Caitlyn Jenner not only celebrated her country's freedom on the Fourth of July, but also reflected on her own.
The former Olympian took to Instagram on America's birthday to wish her followers a happy holiday and share a powerful message.
Raju was born more than 50 years ago, but this week he's celebrating a first birthday of sorts — marking the one-year anniversary of when he was freed from a lifetime of unimaginable suffering.
The United States Women's national team is playing Japan in the 2015 Women's World Cup Final in Vancouver, Canada.
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Two of the three British schoolgirls who ran away to Syria in February have reportedly married husbands selected by the Islamic State, further dimming chances that they will ever return home.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says he is personally offended by rival Donald Trump's recent remarks about Mexico and immigrants and calls the remarks far outside the mainstream of Republican thought.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Whether Greeks decide in Sunday's referendum to accept their lenders' bailout deal or reject it, the government's hold on power may be shakier than its brash prime minister has calculated, analysts say.
Diana Douglas (nee Diana Dill), actress and mother of Michael Douglas, has died of cancer at 92, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Greeks on Sunday decisively rejected a bailout deal proposed by the country's international creditors, which demanded new austerity measures in return for emergency funds. The vote amounted to a stinging rebuke of the austerity measures imposed on Greece since 2010.
A 22-year-old Maine man who was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of July with friends is dead after he set off a fireworks mortar from his head.
Devon Staples was in a friend's backyard in the eastern Maine city of Calais, near the Canadian border, when he placed a fireworks mortar on his head and set it off, Maine State Police told the Portland Press Herald.
BAGHDAD, July 5 (Reuters) - Iraqi Shi'ite fighters and army troops made gains north of Falluja on Sunday but their efforts to seal off Islamic State militants in the city met heavy resistance, including suicide bomb attacks, army sources and militia fighters said.
Khloe Kardashian's dipping into the hoops pool again -- she and NBA superstar James Harden hit Las Vegas for the 4th and TMZ Sports got the first pics of their date night. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms.
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BRUSSELS/BERLIN, July 5 (Reuters) - France and Germany called for an emergency summit of euro zone leaders to discuss Greece's stunning referendum vote on Sunday to reject bailout terms, as calls mounted in Berlin to cut Athens loose from Europe's common currency.
America. Land of the free. Home of the gullible.
"Jimmy Kimmel Live's" Lie Witness News, in a show just before the holiday, informed citizens that the Fourth of July might be moved to February -- and they were none too happy about it.
The suspect accused of a random shooting that killed a woman strolling a popular San Francisco pier had previously been deported five times.
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's president declared a state of emergency on Saturday in response to a second deadly attack on foreigners in three months, saying the country is "not safe" and risks collapse from further extremist attacks.
PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama is joining several other Latin American nations in dropping out of the Miss Universe pageant in protest over Donald Trump's comments about immigrants.
The Miss Panama Organization and the Telemetro television channel say that this year they won't participate in or broadcast the Miss Universe contest partly owned by Trump.
Britney Spears did not wear the most practical shoes for walking around Disneyland, but hey, she looks great! -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms.
It took just over fifteen minutes for the U.S. Women's National Team to rack up a 4-0 lead over Japan in the FIFA's Women's World Cup final on Sunday, and three of those came courtesy of Carli Lloyd.
MADRID (AP) — More than 1,350 residents were evacuated in Spain's northeastern region of Aragon as a wildfire spread through a pine forest amid a lingering heat wave, a local official said Sunday.
She did it again, but this time it was no accident.
While out with her sons Jayden James and Sean Preston on Saturday, Britney Spears stumbled upon some beaded curtains that totally reminded her of something.
This dog is a rat.
A bullmastiff hilariously appears to point the paw of guilt at a French bulldog when asked who made a big toilet paper mess.
Sure, the French bulldog looks awfully and adorably culpable, but there's no need for tattling, unless of course it's done in the funniest way possible.
Katy Perry and John Mayer made the crowd roar at the Grateful Dead concert in Chicago Saturday night when they cuddled up together.
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VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Abby Wambach remembers the date by heart: July 17, 2011.
That was the day the United States lost to Japan in the Women's World Cup title match in Germany.
Greeks will vote in a referendum Sunday on whether the government should accept a proposed bailout deal which would provide critical funding if the country implements more economic and labor reforms.
A man swimming late at night in a Texas bayou died after an alligator attacked him in what was reportedly the state's first fatal gator attack in roughly two centuries.
EL ALTO, Bolivia, July 4 (Reuters) - At a "Witches Market" in the Bolivian city of El Alto, dried llama fetuses said to bring good fortune hang outside tin shack stalls while healers read the future in coca leaves and call on ancient spirits to cure ills.
The Turkish coast guard rescued a 10-month-old girl who drifted more than half a mile out to sea in a flotation device, the BBC reported.
On Friday, winds pushed Melda Ilgin far out into the Aegean Sea, off the western coast of Turkey, without her parents' noticing, The Telegraph reported.