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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, July 23.

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LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

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The basketball star sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month.

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Seven ex-NFL players appeal concussion settlement

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Seven retired players are appealing a settlement between the league and former players stemming from a lawsuit over concussions.

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Hernandez murder trial to start in January

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Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez will be tried in January for the murder of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd last summer.

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CEO: Clippers will lose players if Sterling stays

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The L.A. Clippers CEO says the team could face an exodus of players, sponsors, and fans if embattled owner Donald Sterling is still associated with the team.

Entertainment

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‘The Best Man’ set for ‘threequel’

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The new film appears to pick up from news Howard's character drops at the end of the "The Best Man Holiday," which was released last November.

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Will Ferrell bringing ‘Manimal’ to big screen

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The "Anchorman" star and his producing partner are planning another feature film.

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Batman Day honors 75 years of the Dark Knight

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DC Comics marks 75 years of Gotham's top crime-fighter today.

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Today in entertainment history: July 23

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

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Stay Puft Marshmallow Man ruins your favorite movie

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Again, the internet proved it's awesomeness with #AddAPuftRuinAMovie. These are some of our favorites!

Viral Videos

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Dancing Grandpa is the best Grandpa

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This man might need two canes to walk, but he doesn't need any help to dance!

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Honest ‘Forrest Gump’ trailer

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Take an honest look at the film that beat "Pulp Fiction," and "The Shawshank Redemption" for Best Picture in 1994.

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Kids react to ’90s ‘Turtles’

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With the reboot of the "TMNT" movie coming out next month, these kids get schooled about the history of everyone's favorite mutated reptiles.

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Queen’s guards play ‘Thrones’ theme

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During the changing of the royal guards at Buckingham Palace the crowd is surprised with a little musical entertainment.

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Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert battle to be the biggest ‘Star Wars’ fan

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Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert jump at the chance to prove they're the world's biggest Star Wars fans and win a chance to be in "Episode VII."

COMING UP ON MORNING NEWSWATCH

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Wednesday on the Morning Newswatch, Joey McLaughlin and Dave Dahl will get you up-to-date on the latest on Israel’s ground war in Gaza with CBS Radio News, the Affordable Care Act ruling, and let you know of the Howlett building is open for business.  Plus you’ll get weather on the 9s, Wednesday on the Morning Newswatch from 5:30 to 9.

National Headlines

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Target hopes to make shopping a ‘snap’

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The In a Snap app will let you scan items in magazines and add them to your shopping cart.

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Plane with first coffins of MH17 victims leaves Ukraine

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A Dutch air force plane carrying the first 16 coffins with the remains of victims of the downed Malaysian airliner is on its way to the Netherlands.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Dancing Grandpa is the best Grandpa

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This man might need two canes to walk, but he doesn't need any help to dance!

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California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

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Fresh peaches, plums, nectarines, and pluots sold at major retailers including Kroger and Costco are being recalled over concerns of possible listeria contamination.

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Court rulings create new uncertainty over Obamacare

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Two courts injected new uncertainty into the future of Obamacare, with conflicting rulings on whether the government can subsidize health insurance.

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Last victim of deadly Washington mudslide found

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Search teams in Washington State have found the remains of a person thought to be the last victim of a mudslide that buried an entire community in March.

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