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in Weird

For $50K, you can name a giraffe

The Dallas Zoo has sold the naming rights for a recently-born male giraffe calf.

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in Entertainment

Original Apple computer on the auction block

We've got iPads and iPhones but it all started with the 1970s-era Apple I computer.

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in Local

National, Virginia Gas Average Below $3

The nationwide average price of a gallon of gasoline has gone below $3 for the first time in four years.

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in National

World Trade Center, tallest building in U.S., open for business

Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center is back in business today.

thanksgiving

in Black Friday, Entertainment

Sting, ‘Sesame Street’ set for Macy’s parade

KISS, Miss USA Nia Sanchez, Nick Jonas, and Idina Menzel are also set to take part in the 88th annual parade.

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in Entertainment

Robin Williams’ Christmas film reworked as tribute

The holiday film "A Merry Friggin' Christmas" was reworked after the funnyman's sudden death.

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in Entertainment

Kevin Spacey gets video game treatment for ‘Call of Duty’

The "American Beauty" star will appear graphically as Jonathan Irons, the unhinged leader of a global private military firm.

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in Music

Sammy Hagar, Glenn Hughes to sing as part of supergroup

The veteran rockers will share vocal duties for supergroup Kings of Chaos at the 10th annual Classic Rock Awards.

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in Music

Footage of fatal ‘Midnight Rider’ crash released

Video taken moments before production assistant Sarah Jones was killed on the set of stalled Allman Brothers biopic “Midnight Rider”…

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in Sports

Big Ben sets new NFL record as Steelers dominate Ravens

QB Ben Roethlisberger set an NFL record for most touchdown passes in consecutive games.

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in Sports

Auburn, TCU jump in this week’s AP poll

Mississippi State and Florida State remain 1-2 in the newest Associated Press college football poll.

jimmiejohnson

in Sports

Johnson wins amid frustrated Chase field

NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship has become a war of attrition for the drivers still in the title hunt.

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in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the matchup between Peyton Manning and Tom Brady, here is a look at the other big sports…

obama

in National

Republicans poised to ride Obama’s unpopularity

Republicans could win control of the U.S. Senate in midterm elections heavily influenced by deep voter dissatisfaction.

subwayrobbery

in Weird

Subway ‘diet’ failure leads to Subway robbery failure

A man told police he robbed a Subway sandwich shop out of anger because of his failed diet.

maynard

in National

Oregon ‘right to die’ advocate ends her life

A 29-year-old woman suffering from brain cancer who became an advocate for doctor-assisted suicide has died.

debt

in National

Student debt burden falling more on top earners

Student loan balances have quadrupled since 2004, prompting fears the borrowing could crimp consumer spending,

patriots

in Sports

NFL: Brady outshines Manning, Raiders still haven’t won

It was another wild Sunday in the National Football League.

nightcrawler

in Entertainment

‘Nightcrawler’ passes ‘Ouija,’ ‘Fury’ to lead box office

The dark crime thriller starring Jake Gyllenhaal topped the weekend box office.

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in Entertainment, Viral Videos

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks between Chicago skyscrapers

WATCH: The high-wire walker broke two world records on Sunday, doing the second walk blindfolded.

Latest Stories

in Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

Virginia Downs Miami 30-13 On Senior Day

NCAA Football: Miami at Virginia

Virginia defeats the Hurricanes to keep bowl hopes alive.

in Music

New awards, big performances set for Sunday’s AMAs

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Taylor Swift will kick off the American Music Awards on Sunday by performing her chart-topping single “Blank Space” and will…

in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

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