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FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup

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The 2018 World Cup will be held in Russia, where FIFA says the tournament can "create positive change."

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, July 25.

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Judge denies Hernandez’s request for dismissal

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A judge has rejected a motion by lawyers for Aaron Hernandez to dismiss charges stemming from the 2013 slaying of a Boston man.

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Ohio State University fires marching band director

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OSU has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.

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Ravens’ Rice suspended 2 games

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Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice has been suspended without pay for the first two games of the season for violating the league's personal conduct policy.

Entertainment

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‘The Book of Life’ takes No. 1 spot on bestsellers list

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The final novel of the time-traveling trilogy written by Deborah Harkness, shot straight to the top of the bestsellers list.

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The characters arrive at Comic Con

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SEE THE PHOTOS: Jack Black showed up in a "Star Wars" mask and was joined by thousands of costumed-fans at the annual convention.

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PHOTOS: 2014 Comic Con

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Organizers say this year's Comic Con is going back to its roots as a welcome home to creative content with fringe and cult audiences.

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Today in entertainment history: July 25

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A look back at the headlines that made history.

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Shia LaBeouf has September court date

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The actor's disorderly conduct case is adjourned until the fall.

Viral Videos

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘I’m on vacation’

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Everything's OK, when you're on vacation!

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Gary Oldman’s best death scenes

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Gary Oldman has a lot of practice dying on camera. He's done it 17 times!

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Riding whales with kayaks

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This kayaker takes whale watching to a whole new level.

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Jimmy Fallon & The Rock’s 80s workout video

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Jimmy Fallon and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson air some of their long-lost workout tapes and prove that "you've gotta hustle for the muscle."

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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!

COMING UP ON MORNING NEWSWATCH

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Friday on the Morning Newswatch, get the latest on yet another crashed airliner, find out what some believe the hold-up is on hydraulic fracturing, and learn about a some possible new development on Jackson St. in downtown Springfield.  Plus you’ll get weather on the 9s, Friday on the Morning Newswatch from 5:30 to 9.

National Headlines

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White House bemoans lawmakers’ delay on border crisis

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White House officials expressed growing alarm that Congress may not approve $3.7B in emergency funds to tackle the child migration crisis.

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Creepy porcelain dolls left on California front porches

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Police are investigating dolls left on the doorsteps of at least eight families, that homeowners said bore a resemblance their daughters.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘I’m on vacation’

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Everything's OK, when you're on vacation!

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Thousands of cribs, high chairs, baby monitors recalled

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Tens of thousands of children's products were among the top recalls announced this week.

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Crunch time for Gaza truce talks as death toll climbs

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The U.S. pressed for a Gaza ceasefire as the civilian death toll soared, threatening to spread Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed to the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem.

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Obama rails against corporate loopholes to evade taxes

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President Barack Obama hammered companies that avoid federal taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas in deals known as "inversions."

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