Rookie retires early and other headlines

Top NFL rookie quits because of fears of brain injury. (ESPN)

Oregon is the first state to adopt automatic voter registration. (AP)

Obama butters up labor–because they’re about to lose on trade. (Politico)

Iran sent arms to Iraq to fight ISIS, U.S. says. (New York Times)

Israel votes today. (AP)

The match you’ve been waiting for: Evander Holyfield vs. Mitt Romney. (Washington Post)

How many licks can Tootsie Roll take before melting away? (Washington Post)

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Rookie retires early and other headlines