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NFL, FIFA, others in “think tank” on concussions

Officials from the NFL, FIFA and other sports organizations are banding together for better ways to identify and treat concussions.

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in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports headlines making news today, Tuesday, Aug. 26.

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in Sports

Slow down! Refs want to hit pause on up-tempo play

College football officials have formalized pace-of-play procedures in an effort to slow the game down.

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in Entertainment

Hayden Panettiere’s Emmy slip-up

The actress is expecting her first child and accidentally revealed the gender during a red carpet interview.

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in Weird

Father-daughter team traps blue lobster

A Maine teenager and her father have landed a one-in-two-million catch - a blue lobster.

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in National

Obama plans executive steps to boost vets’ mental health care

The President will unveil a series of executive actions aimed at improving access to mental health treatment for former service members.

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in National, World

Poll: Americans oppose paying ransom for hostages

Nearly two out of three Americans say governments should not pay ransom to terrorists in exchange for hostages.

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in National

Michael Brown remembered in Missouri, march planned

Family and supporters celebrated the life of the black teen slain by a white officer in a funeral ringing with calls for peace and police reforms.

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in National

Republicans pressure Obama to step up action on ISIS

Republicans want more aggressive U.S. action to defeat Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq.

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in Lifestyle

CDC: E-cigarettes may tempt non-smoking teens to start

Once teens have tried e-cigarettes they are more inclined to give regular cigarettes a try, U.S. researchers say.

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in Entertainment

Emmys exalt old favorites over TV’s shiny newcomers

In a year dominated by Netflix and newcomers, the big broadcast networks still fared well.

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Billy Crystal’s tribute to Robin Williams

The Emmy Awards remembers Robin Williams, "the brightest star in a comedy galaxy."

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in Entertainment

Today’s celebrity birthdays

Actress Melissa McCarthy and actor Chris Pine are among those celebrating birthdays today.

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in Entertainment

PHOTOS: Emmy red carpet arrivals

Some of Tinseltown's biggest talent walked the red carpet to celebrate the best and brightest in TV.

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in Sports

Tiger ends 4-year alliance with coach Foley

Tiger Woods has split up with swing coach Sean Foley after a four-year partnership.

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in Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

Federal Prosecutor Grills McDonnell On Family Finances

Bob McDonnell faced extensive questioning Monday about his family's finances.

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in Local, UVA

CBS Newsman Schieffer Reacts To McDonnell Trial

CBS newsman Bob Schieffer has reacted to the Richmond trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Turner Says Police Vital, But Weed Out Bad Cops

The President of the local NAACP says police departments are necessary, but he wants to weed out bad officers.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Gillespie Promotes “E.G. Squared” Plan

Republican U.S. Senate nominee Ed Gillespie is showcasing his E.G. Squared plan.

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Gaughan Gets Local Fundraising Help From Northam

Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam has helped 5th District Democratic congressional hopeful Lawrence Gaughan with fundraising.

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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top rock tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top rock tracks, according to the latest Billboard charts.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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WATCH: 10 best ‘Simpsons’ episodes

In this photo released by Fox, Homer explains why he wants to bring back the annual 4th of July fireworks display, after it's cancelled for budget reasons, in the "Yellow Badge of Cowardge" Season Finale episode of "The Simpsons," in May 2014. The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be paired this fall with a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. "I'm not going to over-promise, but I think this website will provide you with affordable health care," longtime "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean told a TV critics' meeting Monday, July 21, 2014.

The recent marathon of all 552 episodes of "The Simpsons" inspired us to sit down and come up with our 10 favorite episodes. Enjoy!