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Making headlines this week

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A look back on this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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8 dead in Missouri shooting spree

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Investigators say the attacks took place in multiple locations.

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U.S., Cuba meet for second round of talks

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Cuban and U.S. officials meet in Washington on Friday for a second round of talks aimed at restoring diplomatic relations.

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House Republicans advance plan for Homeland Security funding extension

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The temporary funding extension is aimed at allowing Republicans to continue their fight against President Barack Obama's immigration orders.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Feb. 27

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

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Llama drama captivates the nation

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Llama I'm coming home! Two llamas making a therapy visit to an Arizona retirement community escaped, sparking a hilarious chase caught live on TV.

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Forget the Double-Down, KFC launches edible coffee cups

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Kentucky Fried Chicken is testing edible coffee cups in some of its stores. Maybe next they'll try edible chicken.

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Who stole the church chocolate?

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Sounds like someone had the munchies.

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Forget a house, rent an entire village

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If "king for a day" sounds too majestic, a small Hungarian village will let you become deputy mayor for a few days.

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Bank robber busted after coffee break

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A would-be bank robber nearly got away ... if he hadn't stopped for a Dunkin Donuts coffee break.

Lifestyle

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Labs are America’s top dog

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Labrador retrievers reigned as the nation's top dog for the 24th year.

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Fruits and vegetables get a star-studded marketing push

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What if cauliflower got the same type of marketing firepower as candy bars and potato chips?

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Diverse emojis coming to a phone near you

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The use of emojis has become universal — but their look hasn't.

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Lexus, Mazda get highest marks in ‘Consumer Reports’ study

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.

Japanese brands took four of the top five places in the annual "report card."

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How to properly quit a job

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According to a fall 2014 report from the U.S. Department of Labor, more American workers are on the move than ever before.

Viral Videos

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What color is this dress?

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The "great dress debate" has been dividing the Internet. Are you team #WhiteandGold or team #BlueandBlack?

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Llama drama captivates the nation

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Llama I'm coming home! Two llamas making a therapy visit to an Arizona retirement community escaped, sparking a hilarious chase caught live on TV.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: 2-year-old sings National Anthem, makes America better

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Adorable Trent Harris singing the "Star Spangled Banner" before the start of a high school basketball game will make you proud to be an American.

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What it would sound like if Ice T voiced cartoons

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"Scooby Doo" and "Dora the Explorer" would sound a whole lot different.

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WATCH: Spirited seniors turn ‘Uptown Funk’ into ‘Oldtown’ jam

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Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson better watch out ... Alex Boye and these retirees are giving them a run for their money.

Sports News

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Virginia Defeats Virginia Tech 69-57

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Once again Virginia makes history in a win at the John Paul Jones Arena.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best shots in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Betting on the Olympics?

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Come summer 2016, when the best of the best athletes climb podiums wearing gold, silver and bronze medals, Las Vegas gamblers could very well be counting their green.

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SPRING TRAINING: Brew Crew keeps K-Rod, bad break for Toronto

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Some of the headlines coming out of spring training today, Friday, Feb. 27.

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Judge sides with Peterson

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Adrian Peterson is a step closer to playing in the NFL again.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports headlines making news today, Friday, Feb. 27.

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UVA Women Lose To North Carolina

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Virginia Women's Basketball's road woes continued Thursday night in a 72-70 loss in Chapel Hill to No. 15 North Carolina.

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Ex-Louisville guard Jones pleads not guilty to rape

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The Memphis native was dismissed from the team Sunday.

What's Happening

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.

SVP and Russillo

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

Local News

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Gas Explosion At Albemarle Home

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A plumber was injured after a natural gas explosion damaged a house near Georgetown Road.

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General Assembly Passes Child Predator Bills

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The measure targets crimes involving child pornography, child exploitation, and human trafficking.