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Serena ends season early to focus on health

World number one Serena Williams has opted against defending the WTA Finals title and decided to end her season early following a roller coaster campaign littered with pains and prizes, the American said on Thursday.


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Offcourt NBA referees to decide certain replay outcomes

Decisions on whether a shot is a two or three-point attempt will be made by offcourt National Basketball Association referees, the league said Wednesday among several modifications to the instant-replay process.


in Weird

Crash our wedding … please

Hey, the more the merrier!


in Entertainment

Bill Cosby accused of three more sexual assaults as deposition looms

Three more women came forward on Wednesday to accuse veteran comedian Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting them decades ago, charges that come a week before Cosby is scheduled to give a sworn deposition in a separate sexual assault lawsuit.


in Weird

That time a cougar climbed a power pole

To put it simply, it just wasn't a good day for this mountain lion in the California desert.


in Sports

NFL: Fantasy football week 4

Here's a look at some of this week's sleepers. Don't forget to make your picks!


in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Oct. 1.


in Entertainment, Lifestyle

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate this October

On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!


in Viral Videos

Matt Damon’s entire film career in 8 minutes

Everything from "The Departed" to "We Bought a Zoo."


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Oct. 1

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

University Corner (RG)

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

Woman Gets Spiked Drink At Bar

City Police say a 21-year-old woman was a victim of drink-tampering.

Pumpkins CLIPART

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Spotsylvania Pumpkin Wins Prize

A huge pumpkin from Spotsylvania County wins the top prize from the State Fair.


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Forecast Postpones High School Football

High school football games have been affected by the expected heavy rain.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 1

A look back on this day in Hollywood history.

McAuliffe Terry 1 16 2013 PIER TOOK

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Governor Declares State Of Emergency

Governor McAuliffe has declared a state of emergency due to recent flooding and the upcoming arrival of Hurricane Joaquin.

VDOT Taffic

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Right Lane Closed On 250 Bypass Segment

The right lane has been closed on the westbound stretch of the 250 Bypass from Emmet Street to Barracks Road.

Dominion Virginia Power (use this - sent to us)

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Judge Rules In Favor Of Pipeline Surveying

A federal judge has ruled in favor of Dominion in a lawsuit challenging the natural gas pipeline survey.

UVA Lawn (RG)

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UVA Student Dead After Car Accident

Kurt Jesperson Hilburger, who's from Williamsburg, died of injuries from a car accident last weekend.

Harrington Gil and Dan 093015 (DZ)

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Trial Date Set In Morgan Harrington Case

It was a motions hearing in the Hannah Graham case and a status hearing in the Morgan Harrington case Wednesday afternoon, with Jesse Matthew slated to go on trial for the murder of Morgan Harrington October 24th, 2016.

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Local Jobless Rate Drops

There was a decline in the local unemployment rate between July and August.

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in Weird

This raccoon thinks its a dog


Little Pumpkin thinks she is just another canine.

in Entertainment

MOVIES: 31 days of Halloween

Shelley Duvall hides from Jack Nicholson in 'The Shining.'

Get into the Halloween spirit by watching one of these scary movies.