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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.

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

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

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New hopes for David Beckham’s Miami soccer dream

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The retired England captain announced his plans to create a new Major League Soccer (MLS) team in the city in February, 2014 but his attempts stalled a few months later.

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Pitchers and Pedro rule at Hall of Fame induction

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Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz became the first trio of pitchers inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in the same year as they joined Craig Biggio in Sunday's Class of 2015 at Cooperstown, New York.

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Briton Froome wins second Tour de France title

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The 30-year-old Froome, a late bloomer who surged into the limelight when he took second place in the 2011 Tour of Spain, beat Colombian Nairo Quintana by one minute 12 seconds.

Entertainment

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Today in entertainment history: July 28

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

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John Stamos teases fans with on-set shot from ‘Fuller House’

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The "Full House" reboot is filming and Uncle Jesse is back and better than ever.

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Cosby accusers fill magazine cover

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More than 30 women who have accused the embattled comedian of sexual assault are featured on the cover, including supermodels Janice Dickinson and Beverly Johnson.

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After shooting, high cost of more security vexes movie theaters

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Students walk through metal detectors, the Metropolitan Opera searches the purses of patrons, and air travel involves long lines and security checks. But movie theaters are unlikely to introduce such stringent measures.

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TV networks court YouTube crowd in quest for digital viewers

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Google-owned YouTube says its reaches more people in the United States than any cable network among ages 18 to 49.

Viral Videos

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Swimming with Golden Retrievers

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A day at the lake has gone to the dogs.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Things you can’t do if you’re not a pro athlete

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Ball players and soccer stars can get away with stuff that the common man just can't.

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WATCH: What happens when these ducks cross the road is no joke

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A real-life game of "Frogger" played out on a Minnesota highway.

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WATCH: Summer camping trips gone very wrong

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Be careful getting into that canoe ...

The Latest from Ray Lytle

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James Bond – Spectre Trailer

This is starting to look like the best Bond movie EVER

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Hey GOP…Trump will take his ball and go home

Trump is hinting that he will run as a third party candidate if the Republicans dont start being nicer to…

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Stewart skewers Trump

Any opportunity to seeĀ Jon Stewart to destroy Donald Trump is a great opportunity

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The Trailer for Suicide Squad

More Batman shows up in the trailer for DC Comics Suicide Squad.

National Headlines

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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.

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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.

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Gas prices down slightly

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The national average for both gas and diesel has dropped over the last two weeks.

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