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Jeff Gordon Signs with Talent Agency

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(LOS ANGELES) — Jeff Gordon has signed with the talent agency CAA.Deadline reports the agency will represent the superstar driver for television, speaking, personal appearances, lifestyle licensing, publishing, video games, digital media, and commercial endorsements.Gordon retired from full-time Sprint Cup Series action after last season and is now a broadcaster for Fox's NASCAR coverage. However, the four-time champ returned to the track last weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway to fill in for Dale Earnhardt Jr., who's out with concussion-like ...

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California Declares State of Emergency as L.A.-Area Wildfire Forces Evacuations

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- The state of California declared a state of emergency Tuesday night, as firefighters feverishly tried to control a fast-moving wildfire that has scorched 37,473 acres near Los Angeles since Friday, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department."Acting Governor Tom Torlakson today issued emergency proclamations for Los Angeles and Monterey counties due to the effects of the Sand and Soberanes fires, which have burned tens of thousands of acres of land, threatened thousands of homes and other structures and caused the evacuation ...

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Hillary Clinton Makes History as Democratic Nominee

Barbara Kinney for Hillary for America(PHILADELPHIA) -- Hillary Clinton made history Tuesday night as the first female major party nominee in the country's history -- after her rival, Bernie Sanders, threw his support behind her and nixed the roll call vote.The moment was marched with cheers, tears and anger from some Sanders supporters who were dissatisfied with the outcome of the primary, which included hundreds of controversial superdelegates.More than 1,800 delegates -- short of the 2,382 needed to clinch the nomination -- cast their votes ...

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First Man in US to Get Double Hand Transplant Highlights Risks of Experimental Surgery

iStock/Thinkstock(AUGUSTA, Ga.) -- The first American patient to undergo a double hand transplant is speaking out about his experience this week. Seven years after making headlines, Jeff Kepner, 64, is drawing attention to the risks of experimental surgery by revealing he cannot move his transplanted hands at all."I have zero mobility with my hands," Kepner, 64, told ABC News. "I can’t hold a pencil."Before deciding to get the transplant, Kepner, of Augusta, Georgia, spent 10 years as an amputee. Tuesday, he said he's been unable ...

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Child Hot-Car Deaths Reach 23 So Far This Year, Closing in on 2015 Total

Photodisc/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- As heat advisories popped up again across the Mid-Atlantic and a heat wave continued in the East, people were reminded again of the deadly dangers of kids and cars as two additional heat-related child deaths were reported.KidsAndCars said late Monday that it had learned of two additional children -- one in Florida and another in Missouri -- who had died after being found in hot cars this weekend.That raised the total number of children who have died of heatstroke in ...

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Historic Roll Call Underway at Democratic National Convention After Sanders Supporters Give Final Tribute

ABC News(PHILADELPHIA) -- An historic roll call was underway at the Democratic Convention Tuesday afternoon, as the party was set to expected to nominate Hillary Clinton.Bernie Sanders supporters made an emotional final tribute to their candidate ahead of the roll call vote to select the party's nominee.The speeches for both candidates, including calls for unity, were met with rollicking applause from the audience.The roll call comes as party leaders fight for unity in the aftermath of a bruising primary campaign between Clinton and Sanders.Tulsi Gabbard, ...

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Why Vice President Joe Biden Believes Bernie Sanders Supporters Won't Vote for Donald Trump

ABCNews.com(PHILADELPHIA) -- If Vice President Joe Biden were a betting man, he’d guarantee no Bernie Sanders supporters would go into the voting booth and cast a ballot for Trump, he told a group of reporters at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia Tuesday.“I wish we could put something on every Sanders delegate walking into a booth. If we were able to find out I’d betchya everything I have that hardly anyone is going to pull a lever for Trump. Come on, man. You kidding me?” ...

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YTMT Logo With respect to BLM: What would Rudy do?

Responsible and intellectually honest political leaders – white and black – must renounce the implicit endorsement of racism and violence by Black Lives Matter and its adherents.

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UT Health Logo Female Viagra: Much Ado About Nothing? Or Worst?

For women with low libido, there has not been a magic pill. That is until recently. In 2015, the FDA approved a drug called Addyi®. It has been called the “Female Viagra®,” but it is not without controversy.
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