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From the ‘big house’ to your house: Burglars share break-in tips

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Three convicted burglars are sharing tips of their trade in a new YouTube video.

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Obama heralds first Memorial Day without ground war in 14 years

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In remarks at Arlington National Cemetery near Washington, Obama paid tribute to U.S. military personnel.

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Islamic State faces battle in Iraq, U.S. reassures Abadi

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ISIS poured more fighters into Ramadi as security forces and Shi'ite paramilitaries prepared to try to retake the Iraqi city, while Washington scrambled on Monday to reassure Baghdad.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, May 26

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

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Visitors to NYC’s World Trade Center can ‘see forever’

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The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.

Weird

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‘Got kidney?’

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man in need of a kidney donor is taking his search on the road…

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From the ‘big house’ to your house: Burglars share break-in tips

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Three convicted burglars are sharing tips of their trade in a new YouTube video.

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Why did the bear cross the road?

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A Polish brown bear went to great lengths for love.

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Foiled by a hat

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A man evading police almost got away - if it wasn't for his lost hat.

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Gross grass? Paint your lawn green

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There's plenty of green in California's brown lawns.

Lifestyle

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Taco Bell, Pizza Hut give artificial ingredients the boot

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The country's biggest food makers are facing pressure from smaller rivals that position themselves as more wholesome alternatives.

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Wanna make big bucks? Become CEO of a media company

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They're not Hollywood stars, they're not TV personalities and they don't play in a rock band, but their pay packages are in the same league.

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RECALL ROUNDUP: Cars, poultry top the list

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Get a look at some of the products that have been recalled this month.

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To the beach! Roads expected to be packed for Memorial Day

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With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.

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Survey: U.S. schools beef up safety measures

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Public schools have increased security with safety drills and parent notification systems in the years following the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Viral Videos

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Coolest Father/Daughter dance of all time

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This Father of the Bride said his daughter has always been different so a traditional, sappy dance just wouldn't do!

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: A ‘bad lip reading’ of ‘The Avengers’

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The "Redneck" Avengers are here for a different kind of adventure.

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WATCH: Getting married by The Rock

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It's normal to cry at weddings, but you'll laugh at this one too.

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‘Game of Thrones: The Musical’

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Coldplay teams up with the cast of "Game of Thrones" for a hilarious musical version of the hit HBO show to help raise money for Red Nose Day.

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Mom shames daughter for inappropriate Facebook profile

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After Val Starks found her 13-year-old daughter's secret profile - posing in her bra and claiming to be 19 - she set the record straight and the video has gone viral.

Sports News

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World Series of Poker starts this week with new events

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The annual set of 68 tournaments at the Rio Hotel & Casino that rewards millions of dollars to the best card sharks starts Wednesday.

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Twins keep rolling

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Not many baseball fans expected the Minnesota Twins to be playoff contenders through Memorial Day, especially after their 1-6 start.

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Brady appeal to pass deadline

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Tom Brady's appeal won't be heard by Wednesday's 10-day deadline.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, May 26.

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NFL player Ray McDonald posts bail after California arrest

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The former Chicago Bears defensive end is accused of domestic violence.

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NHL Preview: Lightning face off against Rangers in pivotal Game 5

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Here's a look at Game 5 in the Eastern Conference Finals.

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Virginia To Play USC In Lake Elsinore Regional

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The Hoos begin NCAA competition Friday against USC.

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Ryan Shane Wins NCAA Singles Championship

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Shane secures the third NCAA Singles Title for Men's Tennis.

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Hall of Famers join celebs for All-Star softball game

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Hollywood stars will be at bat for the MLB All-Star Legends and Celebrity softball Game.

What's Happening

Community Awareness Grant

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Area non-profits are encouraged to apply now!  Deadline is June 19th.

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.

NBA Schedule 2014 – 2015

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NBA on ESPN WVAX

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

Local News

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One Killed, One DUI Charge In Collision

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A man from Earlysville was killed Monday morning in a collision on Barracks Road.

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Serious Injury In Crash On I-64

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One person was seriously injured Monday afternoon when two cars collided on I-64 near 5th Street.

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Medical Incidents Higher At Foxfield

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Even though arrests were down, medical incidents were up significantly at Foxfield.