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WATCH: NBA ‘drafts’ Isaiah Austin

An emotional "pick" for Baylor's Isaiah Austin, whose draft dreams were cut short by a diagnosis of Marfan syndrome.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, June 27.

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in National

Benghazi suspect expected to arrive in U.S. this weekend

A suspected leader of the 2012 attack on the U.S. compound in Benghazi is expected to arrive after his journey at sea.

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World’s ‘ugliest’ dog gets makeover

Peanut goes from "ugliest" to dog-gone adorable.

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World Cup: Germany, U.S., Algeria advance

Germany, the U.S., and Algeria sealed the last 16 World Cup places on Thursday but much of the spotlight was on the tournament's bad boy Luis Suarez.

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in National, World

Iraq helicopters fire on campus in insurgent-held city

Iraqi helicopters fired on a university in Tikrit to dislodge insurgents who overran the city and brought them close to Baghdad.

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Obama sends $60M war-funding request to Congress

The White House sent Congress a 2015 war-funding request on Thursday of nearly $60 billion, a drop of $20 billion.

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in Sports

2014 NBA draft: An international affair

Four of the first eight players selected into the world's leading professional basketball league came from outside the United States.

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in Entertainment

Mick Jagger, Martin Scorsese teaming up for TV drama

The untitled TV project from the Rolling Stones frontman follows the exploits of a record executive in 1970s New York.

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in National

Obama urges Central Americans to not send children to U.S. border

President Barack Obama appealed to Central American parents in his most forceful comments yet on the emerging humanitarian crisis.

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Cavaliers select Wiggins as top pick in NBA draft

Andrew Wiggins from the University of Kansas was taken with the number one pick of the 2014 NBA draft.

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in Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

Virginia Guard Joe Harris Selected By Cleveland Cavaliers In NBA Draft

Former Virginia standout Joe Harris won't have to change team names now that he's a professional.

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in Weird

Police: Former Chik-fil-A employee robs KFC

A recently-fired Chik-fil-A employee is accused of robbing the store's competitor at gunpoint.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: June 27

A look back on the headlines in Hollywood's history books.

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

Panel Urges Albemarle School Board To Modernize Many Schools

A panel has urged the Albemarle School Board to modernize many of the county's classroom spaces.

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

County School Board Boosts Pay For Its Members And Superintendent

The County School Board has approved a salary increase for its members, and the same 1% pay hike for the Superintendent.

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

City Councilors Learn More About Racial Disparities In Juvenile Justice

City Councilors are learning more about the experiences of black and white youth in the juvenile justice system.

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Judge Won’t Let Former Attorney General Be Witness In McDonnell Trial

A federal judge has refused to let a onetime Attorney General be an expert witness in Bob McDonnell's upcoming trial.

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in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘They Came Together’ lampoons rom-coms

This isn't "Wet Hot American Summer 2," but it's just as ridiculous!

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Waterslide off a 50 foot cliff

Are your plans for the summer this exciting?

Latest Stories

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Broncos’ owner Pat Bowlen battling Alzheimers, steps down

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Bowlen, 70, is one of the NFL's most well-known owners and guided the Broncos to six Super Bowl appearances during his 30 years at the helm.

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Def Leppard postpones Vegas shows to record new album

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The rockers are postponing plans to head to Sin City to record a new album.

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‘The Best Man’ set for ‘threequel’

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The new film appears to pick up from news Howard's character drops at the end of the "The Best Man Holiday," which was released last November.