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IOC expects U.S. 2024 bid despite Boston pullout

The deadline for applicant city submissions for the 2024 Games is Sept. 15 with Hamburg, Paris, Rome and Budapest already having entered the race.

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Boy Scouts lift ban on gay leaders, employees

The policy, which takes effect immediately, comes three years after the organization removed its prohibition on gay youth, but local Boy Scout units chartered by religious organizations will still be permitted to exclude gay adults.

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Kerry warns Congress scrapping Iran deal would mean path to nuclear weapon

The Republican-controlled Congress has until Sept. 17 either to endorse or reject the agreement.

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These Jimmy John’s thieves are real-life ‘ham burglars’

Two crooks made off with more than just cold, hard cash.

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Human trafficking report blacklists Thailand, raises awareness about modern day slavery

The State Department's annual report highlights the world's worst human-trafficking centers.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, July 28

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

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, July 28.

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Watch NFL rookies react to their ‘Madden 16′ ratings

Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota, Amari Cooper, Melvin Gordon and other NFL rookies react to their ratings in the upcoming installment of the storied video game franchise.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 28

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

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in Obituaries

Irene Tatman, 92, of Spirit Lake

Services for 92-year-old Irene Tatman of Spirit Lake will be Sunday, Aug. 2nd, at 3pm at Union State Line Lutheran…

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

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.

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Safety regulators fine Chrysler record $105 million

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

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Poultry Industry, Government Meet in Iowa on Bird Flu

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) (Jul 27, 2015) — A bird flu that resulted in the deaths of 48 million chickens…

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Peterson Farm Brothers Talk with KICD

The farmers-turned-internet sensations spoke with KICD this past Sunday.

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Cylinder Hog Pit Asphyxiation

Two Cylinder men were killed as a result of asphyxiation in a hog manure pump pit...

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Ernest “Sam” Andersen, 92, of Spirit Lake

Memorial services for 92-year-old Ernest “Sam” Andersen of Spirit Lake will be Friday, July 31st at 11am at Grace Lutheran…

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in Weird

Creepy clown spotted in Chicago cemetery in dead of night

Police say they don't know who this person dressed up like a clown is - or why they'd scale a cemetery fence and trespass in the dark of night - but it was all caught on tape.

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Race to succeed Blatter is ‘poker’ game: FIFA executive member

A number of candidates are expected to vie for the chance to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president.

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Today in entertainment history: July 31

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

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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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Watch this reporter confront the woman accused of stealing his identity

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An accused credit card thief picked the wrong guy when she used a credit card number belonging to Texas consumer affairs reporter Steve Noviello.

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Travis Tritt unharmed as fire breaks out at Georgia home

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The singer was at his Powder Springs estate on Wednesday, when his mother-in-law discovered the backyard had gone up in flames.

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Luke Bryan wants a duet partner

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The country star admits he wasn't initially thinking of Karen Fairchild as a duet partner on his new album, "Kill The Lights."