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National

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big newsmaker this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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FedEx predicts increase in holiday deliveries

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It's going to be another record-setting holiday season for shipments.

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Black Friday gun buys test background check system

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As stores crowd with holiday shoppers, gun buyers will be challenging the nation's background check system to keep up.

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

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The 88th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade stepped off in NYC, officially ushering in the holiday season.

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Thanksgiving grease cooks up plumbing disasters

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Thanksgiving is a royal pain in the U.S. drain.

Weird

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Cops to lady: Ma’am, you dropped your drugs

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A woman being cited for public drunkenness accidentally dropped a baggie of crack cocaine on the police station floor.

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Is that banana loaded?

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A Colorado man is facing a felony charge after two deputies say he pointed a banana at them.

in Viral Videos, Weird

WATCH: Passengers in Russia’s Arctic give airliner a push

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In other countries, you may be asked to push a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, it's a jet.

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50 years later, skating team claims Olympics bronze

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Fifty years after Vivian and Ronald Joseph skated at the Innsbruck Olympics, the American pair officially got their medals.

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This Black Friday, get your pot at a discount

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Forget the mistletoe and think marijuana instead.

Lifestyle

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SPECIAL SECTION: Hot holiday deals, turkey tips, and more

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Black Friday ads, travel tips, and more for a fun-filled holiday weekend.

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Thanksgiving travel woes? There’s an app for that

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More than 46 million Americans will travel over the long weekend — the most Thanksgiving road warriors since 2007.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

WATCH: How to perfectly carve a Thanksgiving turkey

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This one-minute video from the experts at Butterball will turn you into a turkey-carving pro.

in Black Friday, Entertainment, Lifestyle

11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

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Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.

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Does this town have the ugliest Christmas tree in America?

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It's like "A Charlie Brown Christmas" for some folks in Pennsylvania and they're not impressed.

Viral Videos

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Black Friday facts that will make you think twice

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Before you wait in line for doorbuster deals, check out these Black Friday facts.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Friends of the Galaxy’ mashup

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If "Guardians of the Galaxy" was set to the "Friends" theme.

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Jimmy Fallon’s favorite #ThanksgivingFails

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Think you've had a rough Thanksgiving? It could always be worse.

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WATCH: Passengers in Russia’s Arctic give airliner a push

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In other countries, you may be asked to push a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, it's a jet.

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WATCH: The turkey production line

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Ever wonder how that turkey makes it to your table?

Sports News

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best wins that happened this week in sports.

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Lions, Eagles, Seahawks have triumphant turkey day

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Philadelphia and Detroit both served up Thanksgiving Day routs while Seattle boosted their playoff hopes.

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Mike London To Return For 2015 Season

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Mike London will return as head football coach at Virginia for the 2015 season University of Virginia Director…

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Source: Redskins to start Colt McCoy over RG3

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The Washington Redskins plan to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.

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50 years later, skating team claims Olympics bronze

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Fifty years after Vivian and Ronald Joseph skated at the Innsbruck Olympics, the American pair officially got their medals.

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Messi strikes again

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi has set a new Champions League record by scoring his 72nd goal.

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Ex-NFL player charged with domestic assault

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Former Washington Redskins defensive back Fred Smoot has been charged with domestic assault.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Nov. 26.

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PROGRAM ALERT: Radio Coverage For Friday Football, Basketball

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WINA will carry UVA Football until 9pm on Friday then go to Men's Basketball, UVA FB will be carried on 97.5 FM starting at 7pm.

What's Happening

NFL Sunday Doubleheaders!

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The NFL is on ESPN!

NBA Schedule 2014 – 2015

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The Best Seat In The House

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Live & local sports talk every weeknight at 6pm on ESPN Radio 1450 WVAX’s the Best Seat in the House with host Jay James.

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Tune in to ESPN 1450 Monday through Friday from 1 PM – 4 PM.

Local News

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Tougher Regulations Considered For Cigarette Retailers

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Stores that sell cigarettes might have to get a license under a proposal being considered by the Virginia Crime Commission.

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State Voting Equipment Under Scrutiny

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A top election official is calling for a review of the voting equipment used in Virginia.

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Herring Still Has Campaign Debt

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Attorney General Mark Herring is still dealing with $365,000 in campaign debt from 2013.