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Aduhelm, the new $56,000 Alzheimer's drug, is more expensive than you think. Here's why.

The new $56,000 Alzheimer's drug likely will cost more because of tests to verify amyloid beta in patients' brains and monitoring of brain swelling.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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CDC studies point to reasons behind vaccination slowdown; Moderna to add production lines: Latest COVID-19 updates

Young Americans are less likely to get vaccinated against COVID-19 than their elders, a new CDC study showed. Latest coronavirus news.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Dam releases, bank failures and poisoned water: Cyber pros warn worst cases are possible

Cyberattacks could be far more devastating than anything seen so far unless the U.S. girds its critical systems against digital intruders.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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In election focusing on crime, COVID-19 recovery, New Yorkers head to polls to pick next mayor

A tightly contested race among Democrats in New York City will be decided as voters head to the polls Tuesday. Results may not be announced for weeks.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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New CDC studies point to reasons behind vaccination slowdown; Moderna to add production lines: Live COVID-19 updates

Young Americans are less likely to get vaccinated against COVID than their elders, a new CDC study showed. Live COVID news.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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We don't need orders from states or Congress on teaching race. We know our students best.

Principals can identify racism, put anti-racist strategies in place, lift up students and staff of color, and make schools more inclusive and just.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Supreme Court asked to decide when travelers' phones, laptops may be searched at border

Customs officials performed 40,913 phone searches in 2019, a 22% increase over the year before. Some now want the Supreme Court to limit the practice.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Maher is wrong about Lin-Manuel Miranda's casting apology. There isn't enough apologizing.

Lin-Manuel Miranda apologized, while Maher whined. We need to distinguish 'cancellation' from 'accountability.'       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Joanne Linville, 'Star Trek' Romulan commander and 'Twilight Zone' actress, dead at 93

'Star Trek' alum Joanne Linville, who died June 20, appeared in more than 100 TV shows and films during her long acting career.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Senate voting rights bill, NYC mayoral election, Amazon Prime Day: 5 things to know Tuesday

A sweeping voting rights bill could be considered in the Senate, NYC Democrats hold their mayoral primary and more news to start your Tuesday.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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T-Pain reveals he fell into four-year depression after Usher criticized his use of Auto-Tune

T-Pain is opening about how a negative comment from Usher caused him to fall into a years-long depression. "I thought he was joking," T-Pain said.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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'The Bachelorette' recap: Katie reveals sexual assault: 'Consent is important and I did not give it'

"Bachelorette" star Katie Thurston opened up about a past experience with sexual assault, during which she highlighted the importance of consent.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Who is Carl Nassib, the NFL's first openly gay active player?

Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib was a former walk-on at Penn State and also had a memorable moment on HBO's reality series "Hard Knocks" in 2018.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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3 killed in Denver-area shooting, including a police officer and suspect, authorities say

Three people, including a police officer, were killed in a Denver suburb Monday, the latest high-profile shooting in Colorado this year.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Las Vegas Raiders' Carl Nassib comes out as first openly gay active NFL player

Carl Nassib, a five-year NFL veteran and defensive end for the Las Vegas Raiders, came out in an Instagram video on Monday as gay.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Avril Lavigne makes angsty TikTok debut with 'Sk8er Boi' tribute featuring Tony Hawk

Avril Lavigne has officially joined TikTok — and she tapped a famous "Sk8er Boi" for her first video.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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The Hubble Telescope's payload computer is down. NASA has spent days trying to fix it.

The Hubble Telescope's payload computer halted this month and NASA scientists have spent nearly a week trying to fix it.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Fact check: Police rarely prosecuted for on-duty shootings

A post online claims "the only time we hold a shooter responsible is when it's a cop." That is missing important context.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Opinion: Carl Nassib's coming out doesn't just make history. Raiders DL could save lives

Raiders' Carl Nassib is the first openly gay NFL player. His bravery is important not just because of history, but because his actions may save lives.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Donavan Brazier, reigning world champion, fails to qualify for Tokyo Olympics at 800 meters

Donavan Brazier finished the 800 more than four seconds behind the winner, Clayton Murphy, who won bronze at the 2016 Rio Games.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse defends ties to exclusive beach club after questions about whether it's all-white

After questioned about the racial makeup of the club, Sen. Whitehouse said, "I think the people who are running the place are still working on that."       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Raiders' Carl Nassib comes out as first openly gay active NFL player

Carl Nassib, a five-year NFL veteran and defensive end for the Las Vegas Raiders, came out in an Instagram video on Monday as gay.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Diver captures amazing moment a playful dolphin performs underwater spins and backflips

A diver captured an up-close encounter of a friendly dolphin doing an underwater performance of backflips.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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More Australians have died from AstraZeneca-related clots than COVID; study shows mRNA vaccines don't decrease sperm count: Live updates

The AstraZeneca vaccine has been linked to more deaths than COVID in Australia. But officials are urging Aussies to get a second shot. Latest news.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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California school district apologizes for 'racism, classism' after tortilla-throwing incident

The incident occurred on Saturday following a California championship basketball game, won by Coronado, 60-57 in overtime against Orange Glen.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Chiefs Pro Bowl DE Frank Clark arrested for allegedly possessing Uzi in vehicle

Frank Clark was booked into jail Monday morning after police said they found a concealed firearm in the Chiefs defensive end's vehicle.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Most Americans back both early voting and ID requirements, Monmouth University Poll finds

Large majorities of those polled support policies often at odds with one another in election law debates.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Bye Bye Bye rivalry: Backstreet Boys and NSYNC members form 'dream team' band 'Back-Sync'

Backstreet Boys members AJ McLean and Nick Carter partnered up with NSYNC's Joey Fatone and Lance Bass to create the ultimate boy-band: 'Back-Sync.'        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Check your reservation: American Airlines just slashed nearly 1,000 July flights as operation woes mount

The proactive flight cancellations came as the airline struggled with massive flight cancellations and delays over Father's Day weekend.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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James Michael Tyler, Gunther on 'Friends,' reveals Stage 4 prostate cancer diagnosis

James Michael Tyler, who played Gunther on 'Friends,' emotionally revealed his Stage 4 prostate cancer diagnosis Monday.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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