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in Sports

Federer and Kvitova feast on Wimbledon starters

The King of Cool began his quest for an eighth title.

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in Sports

Chicago ships Saad to Columbus

The Blackhawks have traded forward Brandon Saad as part of a seven-player deal.

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in National

After ‘gratifying’ week, Obama has long to-do list for his time left in office

The President, who has about 18 months left in his second term, hopes to work with Congress on infrastructure funding and reforming the criminal justice system.

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in Entertainment

Ballerina Misty Copeland dances into history

The prima ballerina is the first black woman to be promoted to principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre.

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in Viral Videos

Kids explain gay marriage

Jimmy Kimmel took to the streets to see how America's future feels about the Supreme Court decision and the answers are hilarious.

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in Sports

Blatter won’t attend Women’s World Cup final

Senior executives of Zurich-based FIFA were charged with corruption by prosecutors in the United States over bids for major soccer tournaments.

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in National

Nearly one in three Americans owns a gun

About 29 percent of people nationwide reported owning a gun.

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in National, World

U.S., Cuba restoring diplomatic ties after 54 years

The previous Cold War enemies agreed to reopen embassies in each other's capitals, with the Cubans saying that could happen as soon as July 20.

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in Weird

For sale: Prison

Looking for a place that can house hundreds? You're in luck.

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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 1.

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in Sports

WATCH: USA v. Germany World Cup highlights

Team U.S.A. triumphed in a battle of giants that went down to the wire.

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in Sports

Americans reach World Cup final, earn another chance of glory

The veteran U.S. women's soccer team reached the final for the second time in a row.

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in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, July 1

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

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 1

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Entertainment

Oh no! ‘Bennifer’ are divorcing

Actors Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck say they've decided to divorce after 10 years of marriage.

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in Music

Journey drummer Castronovo charged with rape

The rocker also faces charges including assault and menacing and is being held without bail in an Oregon jail.

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in Entertainment

Men bring the moves, but ladies take charge in ‘Magic Mike XXL’

The film, which hits theaters July 1, follows 2012's surprise hit with Channing Tatum rejoining the Kings of Tampa, his rogue band of male entertainers.

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in National, World

Iranian nuclear talks extended

Iran and six world powers ramped up negotiations after accepting they would miss a June 30 deadline for a nuclear deal.

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in Entertainment

EL James takes ‘Fifty Shades’ of heat during Twitter Q&A

#AskELJames backfired in terrific style because of course it did.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Boston Out In Olympic Bid 2024

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By Eddie Pells The Associated Press Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics is over. A person familiar with the…

in National, Sports

U.S. Olympic Committee ends effort to bring 2024 Games to Boston

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Boston backed out of its effort to host the 2024 Olympics, hours after the mayor said he would not "commit" to a deal if it meant taxpayers would foot the bill for hosting such a large-scale event.

in National

Safety regulators fine Chrysler record $105 million

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The automaker's agreement with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration contains an unprecedented buyback option covering hundreds of thousands of vehicles.

in Local

Springfield Gunnery Sergeant Laid To Rest Monday

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Residents are being encouraged to line up along Sumner Avenue at noon, which is when the motorcade is expected to leave Holy Cross Church for the cemetery

in Local

Massachusetts Lawmakers To Hold Health Bill Hearings

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The bills include a proposal for more restrictions on tanning booths and legislation that would create a commission to study the health impacts from wind turbines