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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:

Teenage driver livestreams crash that killed sister

“This is the last thing I wanted to happen, OK? ... Rest in peace, sweetie,” the teen says. “If you don’t survive, I’m so (expletive) sorry.”

US student freed after week in Chinese detention

An American college student is free following a weeklong detention for allegedly injuring a taxi driver who was roughing up his mother during a fare dispute, in a case that drew objections over the student’s treatment from U.S. lawmakers.

Alabama man to display head of 820-pound hog shot in yard

Alabama man plans to display the hog’s stuffed head and shoulders at his taxidermy shop.

A weird Florida mystery: Frozen pork falling from the sky

Meat falling from the sky is weird, even by Florida standards.

US says ban on laptops in airplane cabins has been lifted

The ban on laptops in the cabins of planes flying from the Middle East to the U.S. is over, as federal officials say that large airports in the region have taken other steps to increase security.

US bans travel for Americans to NKorea after Warmbier death

American citizens will be barred by the U.S. from traveling to North Korea beginning next month following a prohibition on using U.S. passports to enter the country,

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media

Honorably discharged veterans will soon get to shop tax-free

Starting later this year, all honorably discharged veterans, no matter their branch of service, will be eligible to shop tax-free online at the Army & Air Force Exchange Service with the same discounts they enjoyed on base while in the military. Check it out.

Texas company recalls coffee with Viagra-like substance

A Texas coffee company is recalling one of its roasts because it was making some men a bit too excited.
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