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Colonial Downs Shutting Down Betting

Colonial Downs is closing all of its betting venues amid a dispute with horse owners and trainers.

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

State Parks Hiring For Summer

The Virginia State Park system is hiring about 1000 for the summer season.

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in Local, Surrounding Counties

Sweet Briar Court Date Set

A court hearing on the closing of Sweet Briar College will be held April 14th.

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in Local, Surrounding Counties

Candidate Announces For Ruckersville Seat

A candidate is running for the Ruckersville District seat on the Greene Board of Supervisors

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Sculptor will replace ‘Scary Lucy’ statue that haunts star’s hometown

A much-maligned tribute to Lucille Ball will be replaced after the depiction of the beloved '50s sitcom star drew worldwide attention.

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‘Game of Thrones’ writer George R.R. Martin working on new TV series

The writer has inked a two-year development deal with HBO, and his first project will be "Captain Cosmos."

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Skid Row has a new lead singer

After 15 years, Johnny Solinger has quit the band.

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Consumer groups say YouTube Kids app is deceiving

Google introduced the app in February as a "safer" place for kids to explore videos because it was restricted to "family-focused content."

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‘Dukes of Hazzard’ star James Best dead at 88

The star played Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane on the hit TV series.

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in Lifestyle, Weird

Forget ‘friend’ requests, Facebook is in the divorce business

A judge has given an NYC woman permission to file for divorce via a Facebook message.

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The 2,000 mile trip to the drive-thru

Two men from Canada who took their sons on a journey to the original home of Kentucky Fried Chicken say it's a trip they'll never forget.

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R.E.M. church steeple gets restoration work

The old Georgia church where the band played its first show will get a makeover.

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in Entertainment, National

Postal Service issuing stamp to honor late poet Maya Angelou

Angelou rose from poverty, segregation and violence to become a force on stage, screen and the printed page.

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Toto and Yes plan joint summer tour

Classic rock super powers Toto and Yes are hitting the road together for a 26-date North American summer tour. Toto…

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in Sports, Viral Videos

MLB Opening Day: The Easter Bunny attacks!

The Easter Bunny does more than deliver baskets during the Washington Nationals' Opening Day mascot race.

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Calipari, Haywood top list of Hall of Fame selections

Kentucky coach John Calipari and Spencer Haywood are among 11 new inductees for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, April 7.

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Aerosmith star Steven Tyler closer to country debut

Rocker Steven Tyler is getting serious about his country music career after signing a major new deal with Scott Borchetta’s…

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Starbucks expanding free college tuition program

Baristas can now get a bachelor's degree for free.

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‘The Force’ can now be streamed

Streaming service M-GO will offer the complete "Star Wars" collection online.

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Warhol’s take on Bob Dylan, Lou Reed to be shown in Times Square

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Andy Warhol's short films featuring the music legends will be screened on a big billboard in the Big Apple.

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Bruce Jenner: ‘I am a woman’

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The retired Olympic champion confirmed long-running speculation suggesting he is transitioning from male to female.

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Devastating Nepal quake topples towers, kills over 1,000

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A powerful earthquake struck Nepal and sent tremors through northern India on Saturday.