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World Cup Fast Facts

World Cup Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here’s a look at the World Cup football (soccer) tournaments. The World Cup is organized by FIFA, the Federation Internationale de Football Association. Men’s and women’s tournaments are heldMORE

Pope Francis Fast Facts

Pope Francis Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here is a look at the life of Pope Francis, the current pope and first non-European pontiff of the modern era.Personal:Birth date: December 17, 1936Birth place: Buenos Aires, ArgentinaMORE

Detained Americans Fast Facts

Detained Americans Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here’s a look at some recent cases of foreign governments detaining US citizens. For information about other missing Americans, see Robert Levinson Fast Facts or POW/MIA in Iraq and AfghanistMORE