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Australian TV airs Pistorius shooting ‘re-enactment’

With Pistorius' murder trial still underway, lawyers said the "visual mapping" re-enactment was for trial preparation and alleged it had been "obtained illegally."

FILE - This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Despite new rules that say only about 140 medical marijuana dispensaries are eligible to stay open, more than 450 have filed renewals to pay Los Angeles business taxes this year.

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Washington state facing pot shortage on first day of sales

Washington state is taking the final step to legalize recreational marijuana use, but pot could "sell out" within hours.

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Drink in ‘Game of Thrones’ style

The Wines of Westeros features 12 red and white varieties and will launch to coincide with the premiere of the show's fifth series in 2015.

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UPDATE: Fire Damages Prospect Avenue Apartments

Firefighters responded to 719 Prospect Avenue at around 7 a.m. Monday.

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Dolly Parton vows to adopt abandoned Glastonbury dog

The country legend says she'll give the pup a good home if no one claims her.

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Former Cavalier Great Earns All-Star Selection

Sean "Doc" Doolittle named to the 2014 MLB All-Star Team.

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in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Monday, July 7.

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in Sports

Orioles’ Cruz, Yankees’ Jeter make All-Star rosters

Nelson Cruz was named to the All-Star Game, one season after serving a 50-game suspension in conjunction with baseball's performance-enhancing drugs scandal.

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in Weird

Maryland vandals ‘tag’ piglets

Vandals broke into a Maryland petting zoo this week and painted graffiti on a sow and her piglets, police said on Wednesday.

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in Lifestyle

Poultry giant Foster Farms recalls chicken

California-based poultry giant Foster Farms will recall some of the contaminated chicken linked to a massive salmonella outbreak.

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4 hospitalized during Spain’s ‘running of the bulls’

Four people were hospitalized on Monday on the first day of Spain's San Fermin bull run.

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F-16′s incredibly close landing

A Turkish fighter jet coming in for a landing buzzes by, just feet above the heads of spectators during a weekend air show.

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U.S. needs to ‘do right’ for immigrant children

A top U.S. official acknowledged the government needs to be sensitive to the thousands of migrant children flowing into detention centers.

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Clippers sale hangs in balance as trial begins

A trial begins in a Los Angeles court today to determine whether a $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers will go ahead.

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Dazzling Djokovic savors victory over Federer

After hours of mental torture, Novak Djokovic sank to his knees, crouched over the hallowed Wimbledon turf, and enjoyed the sweet taste of victory.

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in Entertainment

Jessica Simpson is a married woman

Jessica Simpson married former NFL player Eric Johnson in southern California on Saturday.

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Shoes, cell phones face increased scruntity

Airlines with direct flights to the U.S. have been told to tighten screening in response to increased threats from al Qaeda-affiliated militant groups.

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Today in entertainment history: July 7

A look back on the Hollywood headlines of years past.

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City Police Investigate Murder

City Police are investigating Charlottesville's third homicide of 2014.

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Federal Judge Turk Has Died

A longtime federal judge in the Western District of Virginia has died.

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Today in entertainment history: July 31

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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‘Girls’ star Allison Williams to play Peter Pan on live TV

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The star of the HBO comedy will play Peter Pan opposite Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in the TV musical special "Peter Pan Live! on NBC."

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Hyundai recalls 883K Sonatas

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Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers.