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Embattled NCAA lets richest colleges play their own game

The NCAA granted some autonomy to rich athletic conferences, a tacit acknowledgement of their unrivaled economic clout.

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‘Lion King’ cast’s subway ride

The cast of the hit Broadway musical surprise NYC subway riders with a trip they won't soon forget.

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Obama signs $16B VA bill

President Barack Obama signed a bill designed to provide veterans with more timely medical care and fix problems in the scandal-plagued VA.

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Obama administration setting up group on experimental Ebola drugs

A special Ebola working group will consider using experimental drugs to help the hundreds infected by the deadly disease.

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Insurer pays out in buckets – literally

A California insurer has paid a $21,000 court settlement in more than a dozen buckets of coins.

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Superhero ‘Turtles’ back on big screen in new mutation

The teenage mutant heroes in a half shell are battling their way back to movie screens in a franchise reboot for a new generation.

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Sierra Club Wants City To Abandon Traditional Pesticides

Local Sierra Club members amplify their demands to eliminate traditional pesticides.

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 8

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

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Fire Displaces Anderson Street Family

A Thursday night fire has displaced six members of an Anderson Street family.

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GM Recall Impacts Driver’s Ed Cars For Charlottesville Teens

The latest GM recalls have affected the cars the Charlottesville schools use for their driver's ed program.

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New Details Emerge On May 10th Stabbing Death

New details have emerged in a May 10th stabbing death at a Charlottesville restaurant.

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Second Victim Of Fiery Crash On I-64 Has Been Identified

We know now the identity of a man who died in a fiery Wednesday morning crash on I-64 near Keswick.

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Advisory Panel For 29 Corridor Meets With Former VDOT Commissioner

An advisory panel for the Route 29 corridor improvements met Thursday with a former VDOT commissioner.

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Valley Woman Becomes New Leader Of Local Business Center

A Harrisonburg woman is the new leader of the Central Virginia Small Business Development Center.

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Lockn’ Festival Organizers Gain More Land

The organizers of the Lockn' Music Festival in Nelson County have gained more land.

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Democrats To Nominate Candidate For Vacant State Senate Seat

Richmond and Petersburg area Democrats will nominate a candidate for a State Senate seat on Saturday.

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McDonnell Trial Includes Testimony From Mansion Director

The onetime director of the Virginia Governor's Mansion testified Thursday at the McDonnell trial.

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Mineral Man Convicted Of Auto Theft

A Mineral man has been convicted of auto theft and other felonies.

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James Van Der Beek leads ‘CSI’ spinoff

The former "Dawson's Creek" star has been tapped to join the upcoming CBS spinoff series.

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George Clooney a step closer to walking down the aisle

George Clooney and human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin have posted legal notice in London of their plan to marry in Italy.

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

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Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.