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in Weird

There’s more than one way to catch a criminal

It's a police chase - with a wet twist.


in Entertainment

You can win a role on ‘Pitch Perfect 3’

Fans of the musical comedy franchise can land a walk-on role in the upcoming movie sequel by submitting a virtual audition.


in Sports

Holyfield: Mayweather legacy a ‘numbers game’

Should Floyd Mayweather Jr end his boxing career on Saturday as planned, his legacy will be underpinned by the extraordinary numbers he has brought to the sport and his controversy out of the ring.


in Sports

Congressional bill aims to get NFL to change the name ‘Redskins’

The bill to strip the NFL of its federal antitrust protection as long as it allows Washington's football team to use the name "Redskins," a moniker some see as racist.


in National, World

Nuns working overtime to bake altar breads for Pope’s Philly mass

Religious sisters at the suburban Monastery of St. Clare recently made 100,000 communion hosts for the pontiff's outdoor Mass on Sept. 27.


in Sports

NFL long snappers important, often overlooked

The job of an NFL long snapper is one of the most tenuous in sports because each snap needs to be perfect on punts and field goals.


in National, World

U.S. to China: Take back your undocumented immigrants

The issue, which is likely to come up during a state visit to Washington later this month by Chinese President Xi Jinping, has further strained a U.S.-China relationship already frayed by tensions over economic policy, suspected Chinese cyber hacking and Beijing’s growing military assertiveness.


in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of today’s big sports headlines making news, Friday, Sept. 11. BRADY SHARP IN SEASON OPENER…


in National, World

U.S. preparing to welcome Syrian refugees

President Barack Obama has directed his administration to prepare to take in at least 10,000 refugees.


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Sept. 11

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


in Viral Videos

Ellen’s epic lip sync battle

It's a battle of talk show hosts as Jimmy Fallon faces off against Ellen DeGeneres to songs like Silentó's "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)" and Rihanna's "BBHMM."


in Lifestyle

New app lets makeup shoppers ‘Try It On’

Using facial recognition technology, consumers can snap a selfie, scan a bar code on their phone, and instantly know what they'll look like with that new shade of lipstick.


in National

New federal food safety rules issued after deadly outbreaks

The long-overdue rules come in the wake of deadly foodborne illness outbreaks linked to ice cream, caramel apples, cantaloupes and peanuts.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 11

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

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

City, County Leaders Discuss Joint Ventures

City and county leaders come together to discuss ways they can cooperate.

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

Lawmakers Want To See Johnson Report

Two General Assembly members want to know why the public can't see a State Police report on a March 18th incident on the UVA corner.

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in Albemarle County, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

County Boards Hear Bleak Forecast

The Albemarle School Board and the County Supervisors learn more about future financial challenges.

Albarran Artemio Campos

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

Narcotics Detectives Raid Albemarle Home

Narcotics detectives have made an arrest on Barbershop Hill Road in Albemarle County.

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

City Police Charge Man With Vandalism

Charlottesville Police charge a man with vandalism of a church on Cherry Avenue.

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

App For CAT Riders Wins Award

An app designed to help CAT riders wins an award.

Latest Stories

in Weird

Keep my pot pure


Some pot smokers in Colorado are getting out of joint -- over pesticides in their legal weed.

in Music

Mushroomhead singer Waylon Reavis quits


Reavis, who has fronted the band for the past 11 years, announced the news to fans on Monday via a video message on his website.

in Music

Former AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd loses latest legal battle


The rocker has lost his appeal against his eight-month home confinement sentence.