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Teen stowaway spent hours undetected at California airport

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A boy who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet is resting in a hospital.

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Washington state eyes building ban after deadly mudslide

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Snohomish County is considering a six-month ban on new construction in landslide-prone areas.

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Obama reassures Japan, other allies as Asia trip begins

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Chinese state media greeted Obama's arrival with accusations the U.S. of wants to "cage" the emerging superpower.

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‘Bridgegate’ scandal threatens next World Trade Center tower

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The "Bridgegate" scandal that rocked Gov. Chris Christie's administration is threatening the next World Trade Center.

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PHOTOS: Washington state mudslide

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Dozens of homes were destroyed in a deadly landslide in rural Washington state on March 22.

Weird

Monday in Weird

Student suspended for asking Miss America to prom

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Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school to reconsider the punishment of a senior who asked her to prom.

Monday in Music, Weird

White House: ‘no comment’ on Justin Bieber deportation petition

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The troubled Canadian pop star is staying in America for now.

Thursday in National, Weird

Missing toddler found safe, playing in ‘claw crane’ machine

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A 3-year-old boy has been reunited with his mother after being found playing inside a coin-operated arcade game.

April 15, 2014 in Weird

Turns out ‘God’ has bad credit

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An NYC man claims Equifax falsely reported he had no financial history because his first name is God.

April 14, 2014 in National, Weird

Teen’s terror prank might be dumbest Tweet ever

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The online meltdown was a whirlwind of tween-speak, full of OMGs and posts that lack any common sense or punctuation.

Lifestyle

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Travel through time on Google maps

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Google is now offering trips down memory lane on its digital maps.

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Airlines rank lowest in traveler satisfaction

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Air carriers lag hotels and online travel agencies in customer satisfaction.

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Kraft recalls 96K pounds of Oscar Mayer hotdogs

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Just in time for cookout season, Kraft is recalling nearly 100,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer hotdogs.

Friday in Lifestyle

Mazda recalls 190K SUVs for rust problem

The company logo is seen on the bonnet of a Mazda car during the media day ahead of the 84th Geneva Motor Show at the Palexpo Arena in Geneva March 5, 2014.

Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts.

April 16, 2014 in Lifestyle

Americans urged to plan for the end

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National Health Care Decisions Day encourages people to think about their own end-of-life preferences.

Viral Videos

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It’s not Pitbull, it’s Amy Poehler

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Do you think she fooled anyone?

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Brian Williams raps ‘Gin & Juice’

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After he leaves the "NBC Nightly News," Brian Williams might have a future in music.

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Action Movie Kid flies to school

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Who needs a school bus when your dad is an animator?

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Priest’s surprise

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A priest gives a bride and groom the wedding vows of a lifetime.

Monday in Viral Videos

The 100 Peeps Challenge

Peep Challenge

How long would it take you to eat 100 Peeps?

Sports News

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Suns’ Dragic voted NBA’s most improved

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Phoenix guard Goran Dragic, whose breakout campaign helped his team to a 23-win improvement, was named most improved player.

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Phelps facing toughest challenge yet

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Michael Phelps has been swimming against the tide all his life.

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Pujols joins 500 club

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Albert Pujols belted two homers to reach the 500 home run milestone as he powered the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-2.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, April 23.

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Pro Sports Round Up…Wizards Win, Nats, O’s Lose

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The Wizards headline the local pro sports round up.

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No. 1 Virginia Holds Off VCU, 5-4 in 10 Innings, Face Richmond Tonight

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The Hoos win a thriller at the Diamond, host Richmond tonight.

yesterday in Local Sports, UVA Sports

Virginia’s ACC Opponents Announced For Next Two Seasons

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The ACC Hoops Schedule is released, and Virginia will have their hands full.

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Spurs Popovich named NBA Coach of the Year

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Gregg Popovich was voted NBA Coach of the Year, becoming a three-time winner of the award.

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Bulls Noah named Defensive Player of the Year

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Joakim Noah was named the NBA's defensive player of the year, the first player from the franchise since Michael Jordan in 1988.

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Local News

1 hour ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Lawmakers Return To Richmond For Veto Override Session

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General Asembly members returned to Richmond Wednesday for a one-day session.

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

UVA Approves Higher Student Tuition And Fees

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The University of Virginia's Board of Visitors has approves higher tuition and student fees for 2014-'15.

today in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Fluvanna Sheriff Gets New Job With Virginia ABC Board

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Fluvanna Sheriff Ryant Washington is giving up his current job to work for Virginia's ABC Board.