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The Telstar 18 is the official match ball for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Mladen Antonov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Science Behind The World Cup Ball

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Journalist Warns Cyber Attacks Present A 'Perfect Weapon' Against Global Order

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Growing up, Gabriella Lascano says she was told she should model. But all she could think was, "I'm fat. Like, models aren't fat." Now, she's an Instagram model for Fashion Nova. Antonio Foster/Instagram hide caption

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This Fashion Brand Grew On Instagram With Help Of Celebs, Relatable Models

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IBM Touts Breakthrough Technology As Computer Debates A Person

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WHO Recognizes Gaming Disorder As A Mental Health Condition

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How Virtual Advisers Help Low-Income Students Apply To College

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Audi's chief executive, Rupert Stadler, pictured at the Annual Media Conference of Volkswagen AG last month, was arrested Monday. Ulrich Baumgarten/U. Baumgarten via Getty Images hide caption

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A resident walks in to cast her vote at a polling station in Maine on June 12, in the state's primary elections. Maine is one of 17 states that has yet to apply for election security money allocated this year by congress. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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A Guide To Parental Controls For Kids' Tech Use

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Chicago's Hyperloop Announcement Met With Questions

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A crew hangs a Huawei advertising banner on the side of the Las Vegas Convention Center in January. Some senators want to ban it the world's third-largest seller of smartphones from the U.S. Steve Marcus/Reuters hide caption

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How A Dad Filmed His Early Days Of Fatherhood And Became A YouTube Star

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Jes Petersen, CEO of Phandeeyar, a Yangon-based tech hub, speaks to visiting U.S. government officials and civil society activists. Phandeeyar is one of several groups that have pressed Facebook to moderate its Burmese-language content to prevent hate speech. Anthony Kuhn/NPR hide caption

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An artist's rendering shows the design of an "electric skate" vehicle that the Boring Company says could travel up to 150 mph and whisk passengers to and from Chicago's O'Hare Airport in minutes. The Boring Company hide caption

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People watch as the FIFA World Cup trophy is displayed in central Moscow. Russia is hosting soccer's mega-event for the next month — and people around the world will be watching matches live, online and on TV. Maxim Shemetov/Reuters hide caption

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