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Environmentalists Highlight Fight Against Carbon Pollution

Environmentalists Highlight Fight Against Carbon Pollution

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A new report highlights programs that reduce carbon pollution across Virginia. Sarah Bucci of Environment Virginia has applauded Charlottesville officials, saying they take the issue seriously. Vice-Mayor Dede Smith (pictured) says many local residents worry about emissions from out-of-state power plants that harm Shenandoah National Park.  Environment Virginia is glad the federal government is trying to limit the carbon pollution from utilities.

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Dangerous Police Calls Common

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Los Angeles wants to host 2024 Summer Olympics

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The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to pursue a bid to bring the Summer Games to town in 2024 and become the only city besides London ever to host the Olympics three times.

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Nicholas Hoult to take on J.D. Salinger in new biopic

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The British actor will portray the beloved American author in "Rebel in the Rye."