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National

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Postal carriers getting a panic button

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It used to be that mail carriers had to just contend with dogs and weather but a rise in other work-related dangers has pushed the postal service to adopt new technology.

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Back at work: Congress facing busy agenda, funding deadline

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Lawmakers return to Washington on Tuesday with a long to-do list.

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U.S. and Iran: the unbearable awkwardness of defending your enemy

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It's always awkward to defend your enemies. But that's the position U.S. President Barack Obama's administration has found itself in with Iran as it pushes for an historic accord that would end a 12-year nuclear standoff.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, July 6

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

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U.S. triumph caps truly global Women’s World Cup

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The United States returned to the pinnacle of women's soccer with a 5-2 crushing of Japan in Sunday's Women's World Cup final at the end of a riveting tournament that pushed the sport into new territory.

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Police: Man shoots off firework from top of his head, dies

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A man celebrating the Fourth of July used his head as a launch pad.

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Woman’s parking citation tossed because of missing comma

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An appeals court has agreed with an Ohio woman who said her parking citation should be tossed because the village law was missing a comma.

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For sale: Prison

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Looking for a place that can house hundreds? You're in luck.

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The World Egg Throwing Championship is a real thing

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Be on the look out for flying eggs.

Lifestyle

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‘Minecraft’ celebrities draw record crowd to gaming

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Some of today's biggest celebrities aren't rock stars or sports heroes - they're gamers.

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Montana polygamist vows to fight for marriage license

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A Montana polygamist featured on the show "Sister Wives" says he will sue if denied the right to legally wed his second wife.

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Ice cream around the world

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I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!

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5 ways to save money on your summer road trip

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While a domestic road trip might appear like an affordable alternative to traveling abroad, costs can easily spiral out of control.

Viral Videos

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Creative dentistry

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Hey kids, don't try this at home ... or maybe do, and become Internet famous.

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WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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The history behind the July Fourth firecrackers that mark our Independence Day celebrations.

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Miami judge recognizes suspect as middle school classmate

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A man charged with burglary is moved to tears when he realizes he went to middle school with the judge assigned to his case.

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This cat doesn’t care about your yoga pose

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This adorable cat has mastered the art of passive aggressive protest.

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Car jumps open drawbridge

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Talk about distracted driving!

Sports News

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Serena downs Venus to reach Wimbledon quarters

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A contest featuring the sisters, who between them have hoisted the Rosewater Dish 10 times, should have been a blockbuster but turned out to be yet another awkward anti-climax.

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McIlroy suffers severe ankle injury ahead of British Open

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Rory McIlroy's defense of golf's British Open has been thrown into doubt.

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WATCH: Women’s World Cup highlights

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A true explosion of goals between the United States and Japanese made for a very entertaining Women's World Cup Final.

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U.S. triumph caps truly global Women’s World Cup

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The United States returned to the pinnacle of women's soccer with a 5-2 crushing of Japan in Sunday's Women's World Cup final at the end of a riveting tournament that pushed the sport into new territory.

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Hot dog eating champ Joey Chestnut dethroned

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Matt Stonie upset Joey "Jaws" Chestnut's bid for a ninth straight victory at the annual extreme eating contest.

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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 6. COLE GETS NO. 12,…

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O’Connor Baseball America Coach of Year

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O'Connor named the Nation's Best Coach.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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Here is a look at some of this weekend's major sporting events.

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Mayweather, Pacquiao, Perry among the ‘best paid’ celebrities

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Musicians and athletes dominate the world's highest-paid celebs, according to the latest rankings.

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The Best Seat In The House

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Live & local sports talk every weeknight at 6pm on ESPN Radio 1450 WVAX’s the Best Seat in the House with host Jay James.

The Russillo Show

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Tune in to ESPN 1450 Monday through Friday from 1 PM – 4 PM.

Local News

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Drowning Victim Found In Lake Anna

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The body of a 19-year-old drowning victim from Fairfax County has been recovered from Lake Anna in Louisa County.

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City Council Tackles Thorny Issues Monday

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City Councilors will take up issues involving the CRHA and the long-debated William Taylor Plaza.

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Council To Vote On Swimming Hours

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City Councilors will vote to restore early Saturday morning swimming time.