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‘Rat’ strap aims to protect heads in the NFL

Small, but mighty, this groundbreaking technology could help protect against concussions and brain injury.

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Iran makes new proposal in nuclear talks, West unimpressed

Iran has offered "constructive solutions" to resolve disputes in nuclear talks with six major powers, but Western officials suggested they had heard nothing new from Tehran.

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Bruce Jenner’s Olympic Torch up for auction

The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch carried through Nevada is going on the auction block where it could fetch $20,000 or more.

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L.A. stages raucous rally for U.S. women’s soccer team

Members of the U.S. team wore shirts at Tuesday's rally emblazoned with the words "World Champions."

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Disney removes Bill Cosby statue at Hollywood Studios

The fallout comes after court documents revealed that Cosby testified that he'd obtained Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to women he wanted to have sex with.

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Confederate flag faces decisive vote in South Carolina legislature

South Carolina's House of Representatives is due to begin debate Wednesday on a bill to remove the Confederate flag from the state capitol's grounds, where it has flown for five decades despite being viewed by many as a symbol of slavery.

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Report: Cyber attack on U.S. power grid could cost economy $1 trillion

There have been 15 suspected cyber attacks on the U.S. electricity grid since 2000.

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Subway suspends pitchman Jared Fogle after police raid

Authorities spent much of the day searching the Indiana home of the Subway spokesman, two months after the executive director of his nonprofit foundation was arrested on federal child pornography charges.

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Forget craft beer, drink some craft sake

A new trend is brewing, and it isn't beer.

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Who is winning ‘Game of Thrones?’

A complete summary of five seasons of power struggles between the competing families of Westeros.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, July 8.

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in Lifestyle

Fitness apps show workout habits, most active states

Millions of Americans are recording their workout routines and activities on apps that are giving fitness experts new insights into the habits of a logged-in population.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, July 8

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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in Viral Videos

Shark Wahlberg

Grab the peanut butter, here comes a jellyfish.

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Wrong Way Wreck Closes I-55

Nobody hurt; driver cited for DUI

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 8

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Springfield School Board Approves Budget

They're hopeful the money comes through, but for now, the Springfield Public School budget isn't reflecting the extra money signed into law for K-12 schools by Governor Bruce Rauner.

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Springfield City Council Again Delays Decision on Vacation Buyout Perk

Budget director says the perk is unsustainable.

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Amtrak Train to St. Louis Delayed Twice — Once Due to Freight Train Derailment

A freight train derailment in Pontiac resulted in a 14-hour train ride for Amtrak passengers looking to go toward St. Louis.

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Chris Hemsworth survived on 500 calories a day for shipwreck drama

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The "Thor" star is used to bulking up for his action films, but this time he battled constant hunger pangs.

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New Dr. Seuss book hits shelves

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"What Pet Should I Get?" goes on sale 24 years after the author's death.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘TeachingCenter’

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A look at the exciting and high stakes world of professional teaching.