A local school is taking extra steps to reduce the risk of concussions on the football field. In Niles, players wear special helmets during practice and at all games. The makers of the helmets say they reduce the impact of hits by 33 percent.
There is more than football going on at Notre Dame right now. In fact, researchers at the University are studying breast cancer and how it spreads. The hope is this could lead to new ways to fight the disease.