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in Local, Surrounding Counties

Liberty Student Becomes New Miss Virginia

A graduate student at Liberty University is the new Miss Virginia.

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in National

Supreme Court rules for companies over birth control

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that businesses can object on religious grounds to providing insurance that covers birth control.

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in National

GM victims fund to have wide eligibility

The compensation fund for victims of General Motors' defective ignition switch will be open to a broad range of people.

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in National

Supreme Court rules against public unions over in-home care workers

The Supreme Court ruled that in-home care workers paid by the state are not similar enough to government employees to be compelled to pay union dues.

kellyosbourne

in Entertainment

Kelly Osbourne inks her head

The "Fashion Police" co-host apologizes to her mom and dad on Twitter, while posting a picture of her tattooed head.

Airplane

in Weird

United plane’s evacuation slide deploys mid-flight

A United Airlines plane made an emergency landing in Kansas after an evacuation slide deployed in mid-air.

dolly

in Music

Dolly Parton denies lip-syncing her way through Glastonbury

WATCH: Dolly performs "Jolene" live at Glastonbury, but some accuse the superstar of faking it.

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in Sports

Pistorius trial resumes after psychiatric tests

The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has resumed after one month during which mental health experts evaluated the athlete.

pirates

in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Monday, June 30.

meshachtaylor

in Entertainment

‘Designing Women’ star Meshach Taylor dead at 67

Taylor, best known for his role as the affable assistant on the hit television show "Designing Women," has died at age 67.

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in National

Obama to nominate former P&G CEO as veterans secretary

President Barack Obama has chosen Bob McDonald, an Army veteran, as his nominee to be the next secretary of veterans affairs.

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in Lifestyle, Sports

Facebook scores record 1B interactions for World Cup

With 1 billion posts, likes and comments, the tournament is the most talked-about event in Facebook's history.

soccer

in Sports

U.S. plans to attack unbeaten Belgium

America is preparing for "war" in Tuesday's last-16 World Cup clash.

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in Entertainment

‘Transformers’ is a box office behemoth

"Transformers: Age of Extinction" powered up with $100 million in box office sales, the year's biggest opening weekend.

lemon

in Viral Videos

Real-life ‘Fruit Ninja’

Forget an iPad, this guy plays with real fruit and a real - and very sharp - knife.

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in Albemarle County, Local

Fire At Harris Teeter In Crozet

A fire early Monday morning damaged part of the Harris Teeter in Crozet.

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in Viral Videos

Ultimate fan-cam dance

This young Miami Marlins fan makes the most of his time on the fan-cam.

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in National, World

Iraqi troops battle for city of Tikrit

Iraqi troops are battling to dislodge ISIS, as the militant Islamist group gains ground.

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in National

Obama to seek $2B for child migrant crisis

President Barack Obama wants more than $2 billion to deal with the surge in unaccompanied children flooding into the U.S. along its southern border.

Traffic Cones

in Charlottesville City, Local

More Detours, Delays With McIntire-250 Bypass Interchange Project

Expect more detours and delays as the McIntire-250 Bypass interchange construction continues.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 29

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

in National, World

Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

Israeli soldiers patrol outside the northern Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.

in Sports

Only arguing remains in Sterling trail

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Shelly Sterling sits with her husband, Donald Sterling, right, during the Los Angeles Clippers' NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. With a $2 billion sale of the Clippers hanging in the balance, a judge is set to determine Monday, June 30, 2014, if the terms of a family trust alone are enough to confirm Donald Sterling was properly removed as trustee and allow his estranged wife to sell the team without his consent.

Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion.

in Entertainment

Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.