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in Entertainment, Sports

Lance Armstrong disgrace revisited as crime movie in ‘The Program’

The rise and fall of Lance Armstrong, from cancer-beating Tour de France champion to admitted drug cheat, gets the crime story treatment.


in Music

Janis Joplin’s psychedelic Porsche to hit the auction block

Janis Joplin may have famously pleaded for a Mercedes-Benz in her 1970 a cappella song but her car of choice was a psychedelic Porsche that now is going to be sold at auction.


in Music, National

Aretha Franklin to welcome the Pope to America

The soul singer will be among those performing during the visit of Pope Francis to Philadelphia later this month.


in National, World

U.S. airman who disarmed train gunman to receive Purple Heart

A U.S. airman who helped disarm a gunman on a Paris-bound train last month will receive a Purple Heart medal, in an unusual award of the honor to a serviceman wounded while not in a combat zone.


in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Sept. 15.


in National

Hundreds protest Trump as Hillary shrugs off slumping polls

A downtown Dallas rally by presidential hopeful Donald Trump produced some of the sharpest scenes of conflict yet.


in Viral Videos

Bill Nye explains the Internet in emojis

"The Science Guy" explains how our brains process so much information when everything in our world is connected to the Internet, using a language everyone can understand.


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Sept. 15

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


in Local, Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

Severin Named ACC Receiver Of The Week

Severin earns honors from the ACC for his performance against ND.


in Weird

Is that a cookie in your pants?

Police say a repeat shoplifter has been caught with his pants up — but full of raspberry cookies.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 15

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

New Charlottesville Fire Chief Now On Duty

Andrew Baxter takes over for Charles Werner, who worked for the Charlottesville Fire Department for 37 years.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Sanders Appears At Miller Center

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders appeared Monday at the University of Virginia's Miller Center.


in Sports

When it comes to NFL cash, Cowboys are the MVP

The average NFL team is now worth $2 billion, the highest value in the 18 years team values have been tracked.


in Entertainment

The ‘Terminator’ takes over for Trump on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

Arnold Schwarzenegger will be the new host of NBC's reality TV show "The Celebrity Apprentice," replacing Donald Trump who quit the show to run for U.S. president.

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

Sage Smith’s Grandmother Makes Plea

The grandmother of Dashad "Sage" Smith is upset that her grandchild has been missing for nearly three years.


in Entertainment

You may get to see King Kong and Godzilla duke it out on the big screen

Rumor has it that a crossover film might be in the works.

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in Local, Surrounding Counties

Malone Died From Natural Causes

A medical examiner says basketball legend Moses Malone died of natural causes in a Norfolk hotel.


in Sports

U.S. expects more criminal charges in FIFA corruption probe

U.S. authorities have expanded their investigations into corruption within global soccer and expect to file additional criminal charges, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said on Monday.


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

Gas Prices Continue To Plummet

AAA-Virginia says gas prices were lower on Labor Day than they've been for a decade.

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in Sports, Weird

Did the governor’s tweet jinx the Astros?


Here's a new "oops" moment for a Texas governor: prematurely celebrating a Houston Astros playoff victory.

in Entertainment

Another George R.R. Martin TV adaptation is in the works


"Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin is throwing his support behind a planned TV adaptation of his 1988 novel "The Skin Trade."

in Sports

California to big-league ballplayers: Stop chewing tobacco


California lawmakers have taken the first step toward accomplishing something Major League Baseball could never do.

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

Regional Home Sales Up In 3rd Quarter


Home sales in the region were up about 5% over last year in the third quarter.

in Sports

Aaron Hernandez due in court as DA seeks access to evidence


The former New England Patriots player is due in court for a pretrial hearing in the 2012 slaying of two Boston men.