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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, July 16

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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NATO plans biggest exercise since 2002 to counter Islamic State

NATO and its allies will hold their biggest military exercise in more than a decade, deploying 36,000 personnel to counter the threat of Islamic State on the alliance's southern flank.

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Pluto phones home

It's official: NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has gotten humanity's first up-close look at Pluto.

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U.N. likely to vote on Iran nuclear deal next week

The U.S. circulated a draft resolution to the U.N. Security Council that would endorse the Iran nuclear deal and end sanctions but retain an arms embargo and ballistic missile technology ban.

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There’s 21.5M data breach victims that don’t know it yet

Two months after discovering that sensitive personal information on millions of Americans was compromised, none of those affected has been officially notified.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, July 15

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Lawmakers slam homeland security chief on immigration

The Obama administration has deported record numbers of illegal immigrants, angering Hispanic groups who have dubbed the President "deporter in chief," but some lawmakers say the federal government isn't doing enough.

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Retail sales fall as consumers stay cautious

U.S. retail sales unexpectedly fell in June as households cut back on purchases of automobiles and a range of other goods, which could raise concerns the economy was slowing again.

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Boy Scouts committee approves allowing gay adults as leaders

The change is a major step toward dismantling a policy that has caused deep rifts in the 105-year-old organization.

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Iran deal reached, Obama hails step toward ‘more hopeful world’

Iran and six major world powers reached a nuclear deal on Tuesday, capping more than a decade of negotiations with an agreement that could transform the Middle East.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, July 14

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Gas prices down to average $2.83 a gallon

Prices at the pump range from a low of $2.42 per gallon to nearly $4 in California.

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Talkin’ Appalachian

Scholars around Appalachia are seeking to change outdated ideas about speech and identity in the mountainous region.

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Everybody into the pool! Why is the 2016 GOP field so big?

With the Republican presidential field soon to hit 17, one question remains in this summer BEFORE the election year: Why are so many Republicans running for president?

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Iran nuclear deal edges closer but talks may go on

Iran and six world powers are close to a deal to give Tehran sanctions relief in exchange for limits on its nuclear program, but officials said talks could run past their latest midnight deadline.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, July 13

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Making headlines this week

A look at some of this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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Millions more Americans hit by government personnel data hack

Data breaches at the U.S. government's personnel management agency by hackers, with suspicions centering on China, involves millions more people than previously estimated.

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FBI says it thwarted ISIS-inspired July attacks

U.S. authorities foiled attacks planned around the Fourth of July, arresting more than 10 people before the holiday who were inspired by Islamic State online recruitment.

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Iran says Western powers backtracking as nuclear deadline expires

Iran accused major powers of throwing up new "red lines" at nuclear talks, after the deadline to reach an agreement expired with no deal.

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Bat boy, 9, dies after hit in head by swing at baseball game

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The boy was struck by a follow-through swing near the on-deck circle.

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SEC spares no expense in hiring 14 new coordinators

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Coaches around the Southeastern Conference have had to do a little extra homework on opposing coordinators during the offseason.

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‘Star Trek’ style elevators coming to a house near you

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A futuristic elevator that fits neatly into the corner of a room and moves between floors of a standard home could present a more attractive proposition than the traditional stairlift.

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Obama to unveil tougher climate change plan

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President Barack Obama will unveil the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases, kicking off what is expected to be a tumultuous legal battle between federal environmental regulators and coal industry supporters.

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Americans love cold-brew coffee

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For U.S. coffee shops, business usually cools down as the weather heats up.