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in Sports

American Medical Association adopts youth sports concussion policy

The policies are intended to lower the risk of brain injuries and call for prompt diagnosis and medical care.

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in Lifestyle

Service dog gives new meaning to ‘man’s best friend’

Figo the golden retriever went above and beyond the call of duty.

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in National

House votes for permanent ban on Internet access taxes

The "Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act" fails to address thorny questions over state sales taxes on goods and services sold via the Internet.

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in Sports

NBA Finals: Top 5 plays of Game 3

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are halfway to the first championship in franchise history.

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in Entertainment

Bigger teeth, scarier thrills revive a dormant ‘Jurassic World’

The film, out in theaters on Friday, revives the classic sci-fi action franchise that began with Steven Spielberg making dinosaurs come to life in 1993's "Jurassic Park."

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in Sports

FIFA to kick off Blatter succession process in July

Scandal-hit FIFA will hold an extraordinary executive committee meeting to discuss the election to replace president Sepp Blatter, who announced his resignation last week.

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, June 10.

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in Lifestyle, National

Sticker shock: Some hospitals mark up prices by 1,000 percent

Even the astronomical price markups that consumers regularly pay for, say, wine in restaurants pale beside those in some U.S. hospitals.

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in National

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, June 10

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

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in Viral Videos

Tiny dancer demands ‘R-E-S-P-E-C-T’

Little Johanna channels her inner Aretha Franklin with an amazingly sassy dance routine.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: June 10

A look back at the headlines that made Hollywood history.

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in National

Convicted killer in New York prison break on third escape attempt

An international manhunt continues for two convicted killers who have been on the run for four days.

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in Sports

WATCH: John Oliver’s FIFA challenge

The "Last Week Tonight" host makes good on his promise.

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in National

U.S. weighs charges against GM in ignition switch recall

Prosecutors say General Motors likely hid information and made misleading statements about the massive recall.

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in Lifestyle

Float your troubles away

Float spas are the latest trend in stress relief.

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in Entertainment

‘Boondock Saints’ prequel heading to TV

The 1999 cult classic is coming to the small screen.

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in Entertainment

Sharpen your crayons: ‘Game of Thrones’ coloring book coming soon

George R.R. Martin is overseeing the release of an adult coloring book based on the hit book and TV series.

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in Sports, Weird

Need a ride? Call a Dolphin

Call for an Uber driver and you may get a Dolphin ... a Miami Dolphin.

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in Weird

Piglets on the loose!

A tractor-trailer carrying more than 2,000 piglets overturned, creating havoc on the highway.

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in Sports

MLB: Swanson taken first overall

The Arizona Diamondbacks have used the first overall pick in the Major League baseball draft to take slugging Vanderbilt shortstop…

Latest Headlines

in Local

UMaine Scientist Says Plastic Bags Might Kill Pet Fish

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GENERIC FISHING LURE

A University of Maine scientist says some bags used to transport pet fish home from aquariums leach a toxic chemical that might kill the animals.

in Local

Man Died at Sea of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

GENERIC INVESTIGATION LARGE

Maine authorities say a 59-year-old Vermont man died at sea of carbon monoxide poisoning last month about 13 miles off of York Harbor.

in Local

Groups Holding Anniversary Vigil about Lac-Megantic Disaster

Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Quebec, Canada, Saturday, July 6, 2013. A large swath of Lac Megantic was destroyed Saturday after a train carrying crude oil derailed, sparking several explosions and forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)

Residents are gathering in Portland, Maine, to commemorate the second anniversary of the Lac-Megantic, Quebec, rail disaster and advocate for clean energy

in Local

Gas Prices Fall a bit in Maine

GENERIC GAS PUMP

Gas prices in Maine have fallen nearly a penny per gallon in the past week.

in Local

Fishing Regulators Hold Hearing On Surging Crab Catch

JONAH CRABS

PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire (AP) Interstate fishery regulators are holding a hearing in Portsmouth, N.H., about a plan to manage a species of crab that is becoming increasingly popular and valuable.

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