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Truck bombing at Baghdad market kills 67; IS claims blast

A massive truck bomb ripped through a popular Baghdad food market in a predominantly Shiite neighborhood early Thursday morning, killing at least 67 people, police officials said.

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Damages in Colorado mine spill will take years to tabulate

The spill of toxic wastewater from an abandoned gold mine high in Colorado's San Juan Mountains caused untold millions in economic disruptions and damages in three states — to rafting companies, Native American farmers unable to irrigate, municipal water systems and possibly water well owners.

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UVa Wide Receiver T.J. Thorpe Suffers Injury in Practice

Injury to a transfer student impacts UVA Football.

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Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins

As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers to greet them.

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in Lifestyle

BACK TO SCHOOL: First-day fears and starting a morning routine

Help calm your child's fears about the new school year and get tips for starting - and sticking with - a morning routine.

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Financial advisers focus on cyber security

Fraudulent emails from hackers used to be obvious, full of misspellings and bad grammar. Now cyber crooks are even sounding like their victims as they try to trick financial advisers into wiring money from clients' accounts.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 13

A look at the news that made Hollywood history.

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Officials: At Least 7 Dead In China Port Explosions

Huge explosions sparked at a warehouse for dangerous material in the northeastern Chinese port of Tianjin have killed at least seven people and injured hundreds, officials and state media outlets said Thursday.

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VDOT Shows Merchants 29 Corridor Plans

Merchants learn more about VDOT's plans, including September changes to shopping center entrances.

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Supervisors’ Candidates Appear At Forum

The candidates for the Rivanna and Scottsville District seats on the Albemarle Board of Supervisors attended a Wednesday forum.

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Council Hopefuls Square Off During Forum

The four men and one woman who are competing for three seats on City Council squared off Wednesday at the Senior Center.

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in Lifestyle

These subscription services won’t save you money

Find out which life essentials are worth getting delivered to your door and which you should grab in stores.

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More Charges In Fatal Albemarle Crash

The latest charges against Brandon Scott Martin of Troy include aggravated DUI manslaughter and DUI maiming.

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Fatal Crash In Eastern Louisa

One man was killed Wednesday in a crash between Route 33 and Bumpass.

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Two 29 Intersections To Close Soon

Some intersections near Albemarle Square and Fashion Square will close soon.

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in Viral Videos

Word Blurt with Kristen Stewart

The "Twilight" star plays a ridiculous word association game with Jimmy Fallon.

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Local Teen Charged In Waynesboro Shooting

A Charlottesville teenager is charged in connection with a shooting in Waynesboro.

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in Entertainment

‘The Notebook’ set for TV adaption

The romantic drama, which was released in 2004, was based on author Nicholas Sparks' bestselling 1996 novel of the same name, and now he is developing the story for a TV series.

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in Sports

Judge briefed on Brady’s ‘Deflategate’ suspension settlement talks

The NFL and the players union met with a judge on the status of settlement talks in their dispute over New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's "Deflategate" suspension.

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Watch Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins dominate the drums in high school band battle

Before he was a famous rock star, in 1987 Taylor Hawkins was just another guy playing the drums in a high school band competition.

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Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

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The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

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‘Barbie Jeep Girl’ is a living legend

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After getting her license suspended for a DWI, a Texas State student found a new, four-wheeled way to get around campus.

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Chris Evans makes ‘Marvel’-ous directoral debut

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The "Before We Go" director talks about pulling his film together and how being in the Marvel world makes it easier to get movies off the ground.