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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Feb. 25.

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Spring Training: Stanton’s ready to go

Giancarlo Stanton says he's fully recovered from the September beaning that ended his 2014 season.

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in Music

Kid Rock calls on bands to launch budget-friendly tours

The "All Summer Long" hitmaker urged his music peers to follow in his footsteps and take a pay cut on tour.

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Maya Angelou honored with postal stamp

Iconic poet Maya Angelou is set to be posthumously honored by the U.S. Post Office.

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‘Glee’ star Naya Rivera expecting her first child

The actress announced the happy news on Tuesday night.

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in Weird

Forget a house, rent an entire village

If "king for a day" sounds too majestic, a small Hungarian village will let you become deputy mayor for a few days.

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Council OKs L.A. stadium backed by Rams owner

With a 5-0 vote, the council approved the $2 billion plan at a meeting Tuesday night.

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Both parties face risks as health care law court case nears

A Supreme Court case over the legality of federal subsidies that help millions of Americans afford health coverage poses risks to both political parties.

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Pressure centers on House GOP on Homeland Security bill

Senate GOP leaders have agreed to Democratic demands and announced legislation to fund the Homeland Security Department without contentious immigration provisions.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, Feb. 25

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

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Killer of ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle sentenced to life in prison

A Texas jury found Eddie Ray Routh guilty of murdering the former U.S. Navy SEAL whose autobiography was turned into the hit movie "American Sniper."

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Obama vetoes Keystone pipeline, leaving it in limbo

President Barack Obama swiftly vetoed a Republican bill approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline, leaving the long-debated project in limbo.

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Wheel of musical impressions with Christina Aguilera

Jimmy Fallon challenges "The Voice" judge to a musical impression showdown.

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

Record High For Local Retail Sales

Retail sales in Charlottesville and Albemarle were the highest ever in 2014.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 25

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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

McAuliffe Signs Bill Involving Electric Rates

Governor McAuliffe has signed a bill focusing on rates for Dominion Virginia Power and Appalachian Power.

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in Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

Lethal Injection Drug Secrecy Put To Death

The House of Delegates deep-sixes a bill that would have provided secrecy for firms that make drugs for lethal-injection executions.

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in Entertainment

At 50, Bellucci is oldest ‘Bond’ girl yet

Crowds are gathering to catch a glimpse of 007 and actress Monica Bellucci.

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in Lifestyle

Lexus, Mazda get highest marks in ‘Consumer Reports’ study

Japanese brands took four of the top five places in the annual "report card."

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in Music

Turn it down: Study says millions at risk for hearing loss

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A new study shows almost half of all 12 to 35-year-olds listen to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.

in Music

This week’s top rock tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top rock songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back on this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.