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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, July 27

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

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You can watch 100 years of newsreels on YouTube

More than a million minutes of historic footage and quirky diversions dating back to 1895 is being released for the masses.

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Making headlines this week

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

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Fiat Chrysler recalls 1M vehicles to prevent hacking

More than 1 million vehicles - including the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Dodge Challenger - have been recalled to update software for radios to prevent hacking.

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Could Twitter stop the next terrorist attack?

Social media giants including Twitter and Facebook are pushing back against legislation that would require them to alert federal authorities of any terrorist activity.

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Fiscal issues still haunting Congress

After notching a few legislative accomplishments this year, Congress is fast approaching a test, with the convergence of a series of fiscal challenges that if botched could lead to a government shutdown and even default.

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House passes anti-GMO labeling bill

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a hotly debated measure that blocks any mandatory labeling of foods made with genetically engineered crops.

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GOP-controlled Senate panel votes to lift Cuba travel ban

A panel has voted to lift a decades-long ban on travel to Cuba, giving a boost to moves to ease travel restrictions and open up relations with the Castro-governed nation.

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Police search for motive in ‘horrific’ Louisiana theater shooting

An Alabama drifter opened fire inside a crowded theater, killing two women and injuring several others, is the latest act of random gun violence to shock the U.S.

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Economists want you to stop borrowing from your 401(k)

Retirement experts are warning younger workers about using their retirement account like an ATM.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, July 24

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

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Gunman opens fire at Louisiana theater, kills two, injures nine

The shooting took place during a 7 p.m. CDT showing of the film "Train Wreck".

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Immigration to U.S. from Mexico drops sharply

Even as immigration remains a hot topic in the presidential campaign, the number of people emigrating from Mexico to the U.S. - legally and illegally - has dropped sharply in recent years.

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How to destroy your cell phone with Lindsey Graham

Republican presidential hopefuls Donald Trump and Sen. Lindsey Graham continue their public feud, with the senator "destroying" his cell phone after the real estate mogul gave out his phone number during a campaign rally.

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Kerry: critics of Iran deal spinning ‘fantasy,’ urges approval

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani both counter-attacked against conservatives at home who are trying to block last week's nuclear deal.

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Report: Social Security disability fund could dry up in 2016

The trustees that oversee Social Security said the disability trust fund will run out of money in 2016, right in the middle of a presidential campaign.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, July 23

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

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Hackers say they can take over control of your car

A pair of veteran cybersecurity researchers have shown they can use the Internet to turn off an engine, escalating the stakes in the debate about the safety of connected cars.

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U.S., Iran both counter-attack critics of nuclear deal

Iran's government tried to sell its nuclear agreement with world powers to hardliners at home, but some Congressional leaders promise to do "everything possible" to sink the deal.

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Obama: Veterans Affairs agency still needs improving

A little more than a year after reports the VA was offering inadequate health care, President Barack Obama told veterans his administration had more work to do for them.

News from ClarksvilleNow.com

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Animal Watch: Owner accused of beating, throwing puppy at wall

Read the latest cases from Montgomery County Animal Control.

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Neighborhood says cell phone tower poses threat to community

The lot is located at the intersection of Rossview Rd. and Old Russellville Pike.

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Two found dead in Clarksville home

An adult male and an adult female were found inside the residence by police.

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Woman killed in floodwaters identified

Culvert on Kentucky-276 washed out leaving 20-ft deep hole.

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Tuesday in Crime, News

“I-24 bandit” accused of weekend armed robbery spree

The same armed robber may have struck five businesses along the Interstate 24 corridor.