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Sharapova manning barricades to halt Serena march

For all her on-court positivity, Sharapova has become a punching bag for Williams since 2004, the year she stunned the tennis world by beating the American to the Wimbledon title.

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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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in Entertainment

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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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 8

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

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Threat Forces Jet To Return To CHO

An unknown threat detected in mid-flight forced a Sky West passenger jet to return to the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport Tuesday afternoon.

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First Va. Eastern Equine Encephalitis Case

Virginia has its first confirmed case this year of eastern equine encephalitis this year.

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You’ll never be as confident as this kid dancing to ‘Cuban Pete’

This young man has moves and he's not afraid to use them.

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Greene Begins Text-To-911

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Greene County is enacting a Text-To-911 service that allows greater access to emergency services.

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FBI understaffed to tackle cyber threats

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The FBI is struggling to attract computer scientists to its cybersecurity program mainly due to low pay, a report by the U.S. Department of Justice shows.

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NETFLIX: Watch it before it’s gone

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These titles are expiring soon - so start binge watching now!

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Former Culpeper Prosecutor Reprimanded

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The State Bar has reprimanded a former Culpeper prosecutor for statements he made during a capital murder trial.

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Martese Johnson Review Sent On

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The State Police investigation into the Martese Johnson case is complete and has been sent on.