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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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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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Congress pushes ahead on highway bill after Senate smackdown

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Lawmakers are moving forward on must-pass highway legislation.

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 ...

Entertainment

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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.

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‘Ant-Man’ tops box office, ‘Pixels’ opens to lackluster results

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Adam Sandler's star appears to have dimmed significantly, after "Pixels," a slice of arcade game nostalgia, opened to a disappointing $24 million at the box office.

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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.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, July 27.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

What's Happening

NASCAR Broadcast Schedule

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Fuel Finder

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Local News

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Plan to Build New England’s Largest Wind Farm Moving Forward

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A Texas company is pushing forward with an effort to build a massive wind power project in northern Maine that would be the largest of its kind in New England.

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Maine’s Proposed Sea Urchin Card System Up for Thursday Tote

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A key Maine panel is scheduled to vote this week on a plan to track the state's sea urchin fishery with swipe cards.

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Maine Gas Prices Fall 4 Cents in Past Week

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Gas prices in Maine have fallen 4 cents per gallon in the past week. The average…

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