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Chuck Hagel calling Tim Howard

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Sec. of Defense Hagel calls US goalie Tim Howard

One secretary of defense called another on Wednesday when U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel placed a call to World Cup soccer goalie Tim Howard.

Waffle House ban on Belgian waffles

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Waffle House 'declares war' on Belgian waffles

Waffle House is urging all Americans to boycott Belgian waffles to support the U.S. men's national team in its World Cup showdown against Belgium.

Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell threatens to 'bite every German player'

With the United States men's national team facing a big World Cup game against Germany on Thursday, they can count on at least one high-profile backer to do whatever it takes to advance.

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