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PREVIEW: PGA Waste Management Phoenix Open

As the PGA Tour makes its annual stop at TPC Scottsdale, the raucous and rowdy par-3 16th hole will be on full display.

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Super Bowl security to be super tight

U.S. law enforcement officials preparing for Super Bowl 50 have worked with their French counterparts to learn from last year's deadly attacks in Paris, as they plan safety for Sunday's big game.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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UVA Tops Boston College 61-47

A 27-point performance by Malcolm Brogdon helped the UVA men's basketball team win a Wednesday night clash with Boston College.

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NASCAR’s Tony Stewart hospitalized

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart has been hospitalized Tuesday for a back injury with the Daytona 500 less than three weeks away.

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Manziel’s options appear limited as unemployment looms

If Johnny Manziel never plays another game in the National Football League, he will not be the first talented player to squander his natural gifts and no doubt will not be the last.

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Superman and Sheriff battle for league’s marketing crown

Super Bowl 50 is primed for a symbolic passing of the torch from one generation to the next with Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning ready to hand off the mantle of greatness to the Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton.

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Golf returns to the Olympics

After a 112-year absence, golf is returning to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

This image provided by Snickers actress Betty White in an advertisement for Snickers to air during the 2010 Super Bowl. White has been voted the Entertainer of the Year by members of The Associated Press.

1 week ago

WATCH: History’s most talked about Super Bowl commercials

We've rounded up thirteen of the most memorable Super Bowl commercials. Which one is your favorite?

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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

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Survey: NFL players question teams’ attitudes on health

An Associated Press survey of 100 NFL players finds that fewer than half think the league's clubs, coaches and team doctors have the athletes' best interests at heart when it comes to health and safety.

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Love him or hate him, Newton blossoms in run to Super Bowl

Whether viewed as electrifying and flamboyant or as egotistical and annoying, Cam Newton stands tall as the one-of-a-kind quarterback of the Carolina Panthers.

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Snedeker wins without hitting shot on Monday

American Brandt Snedeker won the weather-hit Farmers Insurance Open without hitting a shot on Monday as his closest pursuers succumbed to brutal conditions in southern California.

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NCAA: Emmert gets contract extension

The NCAA says its board of governors has voted to extend the contract of President Mark Emmert for three years, through October 2020.

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Super models, super heroes add up to Super strange Media Day

Media Day was transformed into Opening Night for Super Bowl 50 but the switch to prime time did nothing to change the zany tone on Monday as super models and super heroes mingled with giants of sports journalism.

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Super Bowl babies

Seal and a bunch of "babies" come together to highlight what happens after the big game.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's sports stories.

Bruno Mars performs during the halftime show of the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

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Bruno Mars to join Coldplay and Beyonce at Super Bowl

The Gorilla singer, who headlined the big gig two years ago, has been linked to Sunday's spectacular.

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NFL says NBC, CBS to share Thursday Night Football broadcast

NBC, owned by Comcast Corp, and CBS will broadcast five games each in 2016 and 2017.

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PHOTOS: Super Bowl through the years

A look back on some of professional football's best moments on its biggest nights.

Latest Stories

3 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Man Holds Up Credit Union In Louisa

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The Zion Crossroads branch of the University of Virginia Community Credit Union was robbed Thursday afternoon.

9 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Allegations Of Racial Profiling Surface

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Three lawsuits have been filed against a policeman who works for Albemarle County.

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REVIEW: ‘How To Be Single’ feels the same while trying too hard to be different

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"How to Be Single" makes a valiant attempt to send up rom-com clichés but it borrows so much from other, better movies that you start to wonder if the film’s title should be "How to Commit Larceny."

11 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Chamber Presents Q Award

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Amy-Sarah Marshall is the winner of this year's Q Award from the local Chamber of Commerce.

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Wall Street tumbles

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Wall Street was off more than 1 percent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 percent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores.