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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Friday, Jan. 30.

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Katy Perry promises lions, sharks, and some singing at Super Bowl halftime

An unnamed "old school" female singer will show up as a surprise performer in addition to Perry and rocker Lenny Kravitz.

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Long-Range Shooting Pushes Virginia Past NC State, 71-63

Mikayla Venson breaks program record for three-point shooting efficiency

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Woods struggles in first PGA start of the season

Watched by massive galleries more reminiscent of a major championship, Woods ended the day under pressure to make the cut.

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in National

Romney will not run for president in 2016

The Republican told his supporters he will not seek a presidential nomination for a third time.

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U.S. wants to analyze DNA from 1 million people

The U.S. has proposed analyzing genetic information as part of a new initiative to understand human disease.

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PHOTOS: Super Bowl through the years

A look back on some of professional football's best moments on its biggest nights.

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PHOTOS: Cheerleaders of Super Bowl XLIX

Cheerleaders for the Patriots and the Seahawks will help bring team spirit to the Super Bowl.

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U.S. homeownership hits 20-year low

The home ownership rate slipped to 63.9 percent, the lowest level since the third quarter of 1994.

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Disney to introduce first Latina princess

Princess Elena of Avalor will be brought to life in an upcoming episode of "Sofia the First."

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Need for speed: Regulators raise bar on Internet speeds

The change in the definition of broadband means nearly a fifth of Americans lack access to high-speed Internet.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Babies going through tunnels

You have to see these kids react to the magic of underground transportation.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 30

A look back on some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

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

Teachers Plead For Higher Salaries

Many Albemarle County teachers have urged the school board to pursue higher salaries for their employees.

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Many Denounce Proposed Rio-29 Interchange

Albemarle County Supervisor Ken Boyd will introduce a motion that VDOT conduct a small area study before putting the project in the fast lane.

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State Workers Might Get Pay Increase

The chairman of the House Appropriations Committee says public employees might get salary increases.

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

Committee Kills Measure Cutting SOLs

A state senate committee has balked at legislation that would eliminate more standardized tests.

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Effort To End Ultrasound Law Stopped

A State Senate committee has rejected legislation that would overturn a law involving ultrasounds.

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Illiness Halts Classes At Hampden-Sydney

Hampden-Sydney College has called off classes until next week.

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Afton Store Robbed

There was an armed robbery Wednesday night at a Nelson County store.

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Super Bowl: From humble beginnings to king of sports

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From modest beginnings of cheap tickets and empty seats to $4.5 million for a 30-second TV ad, the Super Bowl is the undisputed king of U.S. sporting events.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back at some of the biggest headlines to ever come out of Hollywood.

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No. 2 Virginia Hosts No. 4 Duke in ACC Showdown on Saturday

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The Hoos host Duke as they try to remain undefeated.

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$500 Reward For Information On Beaverdam Market Robbery

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A reward has been put out for the man who robbed a Fluvanna County convenience store and attacked its clerk…

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UVA President Sullivan Addresses Improving Campus Safety

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UVA will consider plans to create a research institute on violence and offer new campus safety courses.