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VDOT Will Shut Down Work Zones Beginning Thursday

VDOT Will Shut Down Work Zones Beginning Thursday

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Temporary highway lane closures will be suspended across Virginia during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. VDOT says lane closures in temporary work zones will be lifted from noon Thursday until noon on Monday, July 7th. State officials are encouraging drivers to avoid distractions, buckle up everyone’s seat belt, obey the posted speed limits and be courteous to other drivers.

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Man laid to rest in fireworks funeral

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Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

A Missouri man will bid farewell to his father by having his cremated remains mixed with fireworks and launched into the sky.

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Zack Galifianakis interviews Brad Pitt on ‘Between Two Ferns’

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The comic gets in some good digs at the "Fury" star in this hilariously awkward interview that's crashed by Louis C.K.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Oct. 24.