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Thanks the valiant efforts of rescuers, four boys from the trapped soccer team have been rescued from a Thai cave complex. Eight more boys plus their coach remain.

If that’s not good news for a Monday morning, we’re not sure what is.

We’ll also be taking a peek at what’s left of the World Cup; reading about an Iranian teen detained for dancing; trying to figure out why the US would oppose a breast-feeding world health resolution; and getting some sad news about an ex-NBA player.

Tom Hanks is finally BIG — he turns 61 today. And The Wonder Years’¬†Fred Savage seems to never grow up, looking youthful as ever at age 41. Rock phenom Jack White¬†turns 42. On this day in 1947, General Dwight D Eisenhower appointed the first female Army officer Florence Blanchfield.