Nation Jul 30

NFL team helmets are displayed at the NFL headquarters in New York in 2015. Photo by Brendan McDermid/Reuters
NFL concussion claims reach more than $500 million

The settlement, which took effect January 2017, resolved thousands of lawsuits that accused the NFL of hiding what it knew about the risks of repeated concussions. It covers retired players who develop Lou Gehrig's disease, dementia or other neurological problems…