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Senator-elect Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is interviewed by a Reuters reporter at Sanders' office in Burlington, Vermont on November 28, 2006.

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Tentative agreement reached on U.S. veterans’ funding bill

The head of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and his House counterpart will outline the funding agreement at a news conference today.

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Baby elephant meets a cat

Maybe this elephant is more of a dog lover?

A costumed Spider-Man character attends the Be Amazing Volunteer Day held in the Queens borough of New York, Friday, April 25, 2014.

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Spider-Man charged with punching police officer

A street performer dressed as Spider-Man in New York City's Times Square was arrested after punching a police officer.

A man is treated by a paramedic after a lightning strike in the water in Venice, California July 27, 2014.

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One dead after lightning strikes beach crowd

One man died and at least eight people were injured in a lightning strike during a rare thunderstorm at Venice Beach in Los Angeles.

Palestinian Abir Shamaleh, left, sits next to the grave of her son Saher, a civilian according to the family, who was killed in an Israeli strike during the war, as members of the family visit a cemetery in Gaza City, in the northern Gaza Strip, Monday, July 28, 2014. Monday marked the beginning of the three-day Eid al-Fitr holiday, which caps the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. Muslims usually start the day by visiting cemeteries, to pay their respects to the dead, and then exchange family visits.

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Gaza fighting abates as diplomatic tension flares

Israel eased its assaults in the Gaza Strip and Palestinian rocket fire from the enclave declined sharply on Monday, with calls for a durable ceasefire.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Game of Thrones’: Season 4 bloopers

Check out the awkwardness behind the scenes with your favorite Westeros characters.

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Today in entertainment history: July 28

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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McDonnell Corruption Trial Underway In Richmond

The trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell is underway in Richmond.

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Overnight Bridge Repair On I-64 At Route 29 Interchange

There will be overnight bridge repair this week on the eastbound side of Interstate-64 at the Route 29 intersection.

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Maryland Man Killed In Nelson County Motorcycle Accident

A Maryland man was killed Saturday when his motorcycle collided with a car in Nelson County.

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Possible Presidential Hopeful To Speak In Virginia

Dr. Ben Carson, who might seek the Republican nomination for President, will speak in Richmond in October.

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Supporters Of Confederate Flags Rally In Lexington

The Sons of Confederate Veterans have rallied in Lexington in support of Confederate flags.

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First Warner-Gillespie Debate Takes Place Before Virginia Bar Association

Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie have had the first debate of the 2014 U.S. Senate campaign.

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Virginia Keeps Drug For Lethal Injections That Had Problems Elsewhere

Virginia will keep using midazolam in a three-drug cocktail for lethal injections of death row inmates.

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This weekend in entertainment history

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Minor Earthquake Happened Friday South Of TownOf Louisa

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 2.1 magnitude earthquake happened Friday afternoon in Louisa County.

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REVIEW: Scarlett Johansson gets brainy in ‘Lucy’

A ridiculous premise doesn't have to sink a film, and Luc Besson's "Lucy" actually gets off to a solid start.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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Making headlines this week

A look at the news that made headlines and the stories you might have missed.

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Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

Israeli soldiers patrol outside the northern Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.

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Glen Matlock denies new Sex Pistols reunion

John Lydon, right, and Glen Matlock of The Sex Pistols perform at the Roxy in West Hollywood, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2007.

Sex Pistols star Glen Matlock dashes fans' hopes of another reunion by insisting he hasn't had any contact with John Lydon in five years.