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World Cup Latest For Monday, June 30th

Posted On June 30, 2014

(Undated) -- France booked their place in the quarterfinals of the World Cup after a 2-nil victory over Nigeria. Les Bleus made the breakthrough goal in the 79th minute. France added a second in injury time. Also in action today, Germany will face Algeria. It looks like the U.S. men's soccer team will have the…

Israeli Teens Feared Kidnapped Have Been Found Dead

Posted On June 30, 2014

(Undated) -- Three missing Israeli teenagers are reportedly dead. Their bodies were found in the Palestinian-controlled town of Hebron. One of the boys had dual U.S. citizenship. They disappeared in the West Bank earlier this month on their way home from seminary school and it was feared that they'd been kidnapped by Hamas.

Uruguay’s Suarez Apologizes

Posted On June 30, 2014

(Undated) -- Suspended Uruguay soccer star Luis Suarez is apologizing for biting another player during group play in the World Cup. Suarez released a statement that says, after days to reflect, he is sorry for biting Italian player Giorgio Chiellini. He vows it will never happen again. FIFA suspended Suarez for nine matches and banned…

Altidore Cleared To Play For U.S.

Posted On June 30, 2014

(Sao Paulo, Brazil) -- It appears the U.S. men's soccer team will have the services of striker Jozy Altidore for tomorrow's World Cup match against Belgium. U.S. Soccer says Altidore has been cleared to play after missing the last two matches with a hamstring injury suffered in the team's opening contest against Ghana.

Toronto’s Crack-Smoking Mayor Back At Work

Posted On June 30, 2014

(Toronto) -- Toronto's crack-smoking mayor is back on the job following a two-month break. Ford announced a leave of absence in May and entered rehab for substance abuse. The rotund politician took the break months after he admitted to smoking crack. Ford's tattered resume also includes joking about oral sex on live TV, driving drunk…