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Americans step up spending, but home market weakens

U.S. consumer spending accelerated in August, a positive sign for an economy that appears to be firing on nearly all cylinders.

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Walking is the ‘superfood’ of fitness

It may not be the trendiest workout, but experts says walking is a fitness super star.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 30

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Toyota recalls 690K vehicles to fix suspension

Toyota is recalling Tacoma 4X4 and Tacoma pre-runner pickup trucks to fix issues with the vehicles' rear suspension system.

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in Sports

Twins fire Gardenhire after 13 seasons

The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire.

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Arsonist suspected in more than 20 fires

A suspected arsonist operating in Washington state is believed to have ignited nearly two dozen fires in three weeks.

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in Music

Get ready for 3D ‘Thriller’

Michael Jackson's epic 14-minute music video is going to be re-released next year.

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UPDATE: State Police Confirm Forensic Link Between Matthew, Harrington

State Police have confirmed a forensic link between the suspect in the Hannah Graham case and the disappearance and death of Morgan Harrington. Exact details of the link are not given.

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Two Damaged Nuclear Fuel Rods At North Anna

A routine inspection uncovered two damaged nuclear fuel rods at North Anna in Louisa County.

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Albemarle Police Host Town Hall Meeting

The department looking forward in the wake of the Ferguson police shooting.

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Downward Price Spiral Continues For Gas

The cost of gas has been dropping steadily since the end of June.

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Blue Ridge Parkway Visitation Up

Traffic on the Blue Ridge Parkway is higher so far this year compared to 2013.

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in Music

Bono says U2 isn’t advocating ‘free music’

The U2 frontman denies the band's recent album giveaway is undercutting other artists.

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in Entertainment

Ben Affleck buys American cars after time in Detroit

The actor says he was moved by the city and its economic struggles.

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in National, World

Afghanistan to sign U.S. security agreement

Afghanistan will sign a crucial security agreement allowing the U.S. to leave a small contingent of troops in the country beyond this year.

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in National

Macy’s to hire 86K workers for holiday season

The retailer plans to hire thousands more workers than last year.

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in Entertainment

Clooney caps wedding weekend with civil ceremony

The man once dubbed the world's "most eligible bachelor" bid goodbye to single life and married lawyer Amal Alamuddin.

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in Weird

Michigan State building $1M robot fish

It's a fishy story but the school says the pricy fish will help research in the Great Lakes.

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in Music

Rod Stewart’s rep warns of lookalike

The phony Stewart has allegedly been duping fans and businesses into thinking he is the real deal.

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in Music

Taylor Swift, Metallica to play first U.S. Rock in Rio fest

The annual Brazilian festival is branching out in 2015 with a U.S. version that will boast a wide variety of acts.

Latest Stories

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Hoos Drop Heartbreaker to UNC on Homecomings

NCAA Football: Virginia at Brigham Young

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP)– Mitch Trubisky threw a 16-yard touchdown pass on his only play of the game, giving North Carolina…

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Police seek motive in fatal Washington state school shooting

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Authorities are seeking a motive as to why a high school student shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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Confirmation: Remains Found October 18th Match Graham

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A medical examiner confirms the remains found off Old Lynchburg Road October 18th match Hannah Graham.