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3 weeks ago in Sports

MLB: Tigers get Upton, Gordon cashes in with Miami

A person with knowledge of the deal says the Tigers have agreed to a six-year, $132.75 million contract with free-agent outfielder Justin Upton.

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3 weeks ago in National, World

Iran’s Khamenei welcomes sanctions lift, warns of U.S. ‘deceit’

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday welcomed the lifting of international sanctions against Iran, but warned that Tehran should remain wary of its old enemy the United States.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Luke Skywalker weapon on sale for $300K

The fiberglass film prop was used by Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in "Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back."

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3 weeks ago in Music

Vince Neil returns to the stage after Motley Crue farewell

The rocker has returned to the stage less than three weeks after performing at Motley Crue's final gig in Los Angeles.

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3 weeks ago in National

Bipartisan bill revises healthier meal standards in schools

School nutrition directors and first lady Michelle Obama could be headed for a truce on healthier meal standards for the nation's schoolchildren.

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3 weeks ago in Lifestyle

You’ve now got an even better excuse for sleeping in on weekends

Getting too little sleep during the week can increase some risk factors for diabetes, but sleeping late on weekends might help improve the picture, a small U.S. study suggests.

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3 weeks ago in National

U.S. marks MLK holiday with speeches, service, Oscar boycott

President Barack Obama packed books for schoolchildren on Monday to commemorate slain civil rights leader the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., and King's daughter said his dream of equality had yet to be realized.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Blatter still being paid despite FIFA ban

FIFA's Sepp Blatter may have been banned for eight years from the game but he is still receiving his president's salary from world soccer's governing body, a spokesman for FIFA's Audit and Compliance Committee told Reuters on Monday.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Warriors rout Cavs in Finals rematch

Stephen Curry scored 35 points, including seven three-pointers, in just three quarters as Golden State pounded the Cavaliers 132-98 in Cleveland on Monday in an NBA Finals rematch

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3 weeks ago in National, World

British lawmakers debate banning Trump

British lawmakers on Monday debated a petition to ban U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump from Britain over remarks on Muslims, but while describing his comments as "crazy" and "offensive," most said the ban would go against free speech.

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3 weeks ago in Weird

Hot dog! Hong Kong attempts K9 yoga record

A new world record for the biggest dog yoga class was attempted this weekend in Hong Kong with 270 pairs of dogs and their owners practicing the moves for just over half an hour.

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3 weeks ago in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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3 weeks ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Jan. 19

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

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

As movement to boycott Oscars grows, Academy promises more diversity

Oscar nominees lacked black performers for a second straight year, leading to the revival of the Twitter feed #OscarsSoWhite that emerged in 2015.

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3 weeks ago in Viral Videos

2015 movies in LEGO

A look at some of the year's biggest blockbusters, in building block form.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan. 19

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

2016 MLK Day

3 weeks ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

MLK Celebrated

WINA's Jay James was the keynote speaker at "Continuing His Dream and Works."

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3 weeks ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Ashes Cause County Fire

The home suffered $40.000 in damages

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3 weeks ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Adultery Remains A Crime

A bill to make it a civil versus criminal offense dies in committee.

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3 weeks ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Toscano Honors Religious Freedom Statute

Delegate Davis Toscano (D-Charlottesville) has authored a resolution that salutes Virginia's Statute on Religious Freedom.

Latest Stories

3 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 9

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A look back at some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

14 hours ago in Music

Don McLean pleads not guilty in domestic violence case

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The "American Pie" singer was arrested last month.

14 hours ago in Entertainment

Hugh Jackman had skin cancer – again

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The "X-Men" star is recovering after his fifth skin cancer surgery in two years.