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UVA Student Joins State Milk Commission

Governor McAuliffe has appointed a University of Virginia law student to the Virginia Milk Commission.

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Blake Griffin channels ‘SpaceJam’ in dunk contest

This promises to be one silly shoe commercial.

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Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers

A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body.

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Melissa McCarthy’s daughter lands movie role next to her mom

McCarthy's eight-year-old daughter Vivian was originally cast as an extra in the project, but she has now been promoted to portray a child version of her mother.

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Steve-O arrested for latest SeaWorld stunt

The "Jackass" prankster faces charges after climbing a crane and shooting off fireworks in a protest against the theme parks company.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Monday, Aug. 10.

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in Lifestyle

BACK TO SCHOOL: Top tech for 2015

Check out the latest apps and gadgets that can help get your school year off to a smooth start.

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Get married or go to jail

A 20-year-old East Texas man jumped into a quickly arranged marriage after a judge told him last month he had a choice of getting hitched or spending 15 days in jail on an assault charge.

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Democrats say Iran deal will survive despite Congress setback

President Barack Obama is trying to win over enough of his fellow Democrats to block Republican efforts to pass a "resolution of disapproval" that could cripple the deal, which is designed to curb Tehran's nuclear program in exchange for lifting of economic sanctions.

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U.S. sends six jets, 300 personnel to Turkey base in Islamic State fight

The United States sent six F-16 jets and about 300 personnel to Incirlik Air Base in Turkey on Sunday, the U.S. military said, after Ankara agreed last month to allow American planes to launch air strikes against Islamic State militants from there.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Aug. 10

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

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Box Office: ‘Fantastic Four’ bombs with $26.2M opening weekend

Scathing reviews and an indiscreet tweet left "Fantastic Four" on the slab after the franchise reboot flopped at the weekend box office.

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The Republican debate, ‘autotuned’

You knew it was coming ... here's the entire two-hour debate, boiled down to a few minutes and set to a catchy beat.

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American football legend Frank Gifford dead

A star on the football field for the New York Giants and later a star in the broadcasting booth with the "Monday Night Football" team that helped popularize the NFL, died on Sunday at age 84.

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 10

A look at some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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Louisa Welcomes New High School

Louisa residents have welcomed their county's new high school.

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Fire Damages House In Ivy

A Sunday morning fire caused an estimated $220,000 damage to a house in the Ivy area.

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Seau, Bettis among 6 inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

he daughter of the late Junior Seau was emotional but composed as the linebacker was among six players inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, on Saturday.

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More Opposition To Greene Speaking Rules

Another Greene Supervisor wants to scrap his county's revised rules for public comment.

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Statue Missing From Burley Middle School

Someone apparently stole one of the two bear statues that were on a sign greeting visitors to Burley Middle School.

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WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu in September

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A long holiday weekend is the perfect time to binge watch.

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County Police Forum On Body Cameras

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The Albemarle Police Department wants feedback on the use of body cameras.

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City Schools Boast More Diverse Faculty

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City school officials say they have had better success this year hiring black teachers.

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Flashing Yellow Arrow Coming To Shadwell

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A new traffic light is coming to the Shadwell intersection of 250 East and Route 22.

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Ed Skrein takes over driving seat in ‘The Transporter Refueled’

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Action thriller franchise "The Transporter" is back with a fourth installment and a new star, with British actor Ed Skrein stepping into the black suit of lead character, former special ops mercenary Frank Martin.