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Big-Ten tops the poll

Ohio State and Michigan State of the Big-Ten hold down the top two spots in the new Associated Press Top-25 poll.


in Entertainment

Fall TV: What to watch

Fall is here and that means it's time to clear your DVRs and get ready for a new season of shows.


in National

Another food fight? Congress mulls school meal standards

Congress will have to decide soon whether it wants another food fight with first lady Michelle Obama and the administration over what's served in the school lunch line.


in Sports

WATCH: Top fantasy performers of NFL week 2

Check out which players made the biggest fantasy impact during Week 2.


in Sports

Day wins BMW, becomes world number one

Jason Day claimed his fourth victory in six starts and surged to the world number one ranking after going wire-to-wire to win the BMW Championship by six shots on Sunday.


in Weird

Watching paint dry leads to world record

Mike Carmichael simply wanted to do something weird when he and his 3-year-old son slapped a coat of blue paint on a baseball in 1977.


in National, World

Catholics expected to turn out in force for Pope Francis

Pope Francis is expected to draw huge crowds throughout his first visit to the United States this week, with the faithful and the curious straining to get a look at a man who has fascinated Americans with his humble and open tone.


in Entertainment

WATCH: Emmys red carpet looks

Let's see what stars like Sofia Vergara, January Jones, Regina King and more wore to the Emmy Awards.


in Entertainment

Box office: ‘Maze Runner 2’ sprints past ‘Black Mass’

Mobsters, mountain climbers, and teenage racers piled into multiplexes this weekend, lifting the overall box office, but preventing any one film from dominating ticket sales.


in Viral Videos

You’ve never seen Lionel Richie’s ‘Hello’ like this

In a nod to the classic '80s music video, here is a new, haunting rendition of the song.


in National, World

Kerry says U.S. ready to take more refugees

The United States will increase the number of refugees it takes in by 15,000 over each of the next two years, bringing the total to 100,000 by 2017.


in Sports

Report: High percentage of ex-NFL players had brain disease

All but four of 91 former National Football League (NFL) players who donated their brains for research were diagnosed with a disease linked to concussion and head trauma.


in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 21.


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Sept. 21

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 21

A look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Police-Involved Shooting In Harrisonburg

A 23-year-old Harrisonburg man has died following an incident near the campus of Eastern Mennonite University.

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Candidates Saluted At Democrat Barbecue

Albemarle Democrats honor this year's candidates for public offices.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Event On Police-Community Relations

City Police and the Charlottesville Office of Human Rights will hold a Saturday event focusing on community and police relations.

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Protests Continue At Christiansburg High

Some students at Christiansburg High School are continuing their protest that involves a ban of Confederate flags.

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in Entertainment

‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure


In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.

in Entertainment

Keanu Reeves wants to have a third ‘Bill & Ted’ adventure


The "Matrix" star says a script for the third installment of the "excellent" time-traveling franchise is in the works.

in Music

New biography details Tom Petty’s drug use


Tom Petty was hooked on heroin in the 1990s, according to his longtime pal Warren Haynes, who is preparing to release an unauthorized biography.