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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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Romney will not run for president in 2016

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The Republican told his supporters he will not seek a presidential nomination for a third time.

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U.S. wants to analyze DNA from 1 million people

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The U.S. has proposed analyzing genetic information as part of a new initiative to understand human disease.

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U.S. homeownership hits 20-year low

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The home ownership rate slipped to 63.9 percent, the lowest level since the third quarter of 1994.

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Need for speed: Regulators raise bar on Internet speeds

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The change in the definition of broadband means nearly a fifth of Americans lack access to high-speed Internet.

Weird

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Crook stopped for bologna during burglary

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An Ohio family who reported a break-in say the thief felt right at home.

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‘Zombie’ or miracle, cat claws his way back from the dead

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A cat in Florida surfaced five days after he was hit by a car and buried for dead.

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Police: Man goes out on a limb to hide drugs

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Police say a man hid a stash of cocaine inside his prosthetic leg.

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Marshawn Lynch holds an “awesomer” press conference

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"You don't feel in beast mode. It feels you."

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Holy mackerel! Don’t eat the free fish

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This fish tale might be a wee bit hard to stomach.

Lifestyle

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Forget wings and queso, veggies are most popular big game food

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While the gladiators of the NFL are clashing in Phoenix, the titans of food will be fighting for supremacy at spreads across the country.

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Need for speed: Regulators raise bar on Internet speeds

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The change in the definition of broadband means nearly a fifth of Americans lack access to high-speed Internet.

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Public health officials blast e-cigarettes

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Critics say e-cigarettes are addictive, lead to nicotine poisoning among children, and threaten to unravel the reduction of tobacco use.

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Snapchat adds news, entertainment to its messaging service

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Snapchat has partnered with CNN, ESPN and others to compete with Facebook and Twitter.

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Opera hopes to strike a chord with young listeners

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National outreach programs hope to turn kids on to an old art form and injecting an aging, shrinking fan base with new life.

Viral Videos

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WATCH: 4 unforgettable Super Bowl halftime shows

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Four of the most memorable Super Bowl halftime shows ever.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Babies going through tunnels

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You have to see these kids react to the magic of underground transportation.

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Porcupine predicts Super Bowl winner

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He's been right the last three years. Can Teddy Bear the porcupine go four-for-four?

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Teacher’s ‘Uptown Funk’ dance gets an A+

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A theater teacher at a Dallas high school proves he - and his students - have got some serious moves.

Sports News

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Super Bowl: From humble beginnings to king of sports

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From modest beginnings of cheap tickets and empty seats to $4.5 million for a 30-second TV ad, the Super Bowl is the undisputed king of U.S. sporting events.

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Feds seize $19.5M in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl

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More than 325,000 counterfeit jerseys and Super Bowl-related merchandise were seized by the NFL and law enforcement.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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This week’s best sports shots

A look back on some of the biggest moments and best photos in sports this week.

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Seahawks: A championship season in photos

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A look back at the 2014-2015 season.

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Patriots: A championship season in photos

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A look back at the 2014-2015 season.

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WATCH: 4 unforgettable Super Bowl halftime shows

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Four of the most memorable Super Bowl halftime shows ever.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Friday, Jan. 30.

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Long-Range Shooting Pushes Virginia Past NC State, 71-63

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Mikayla Venson breaks program record for three-point shooting efficiency

What's Happening

NBA Schedule 2014 – 2015

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NBA on ESPN WVAX

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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Bill Forcing Dominion To Comply With FOI Gets Killed

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Legislation requiring Dominion Resources to comply with Virginia's FOI law has been rejected.

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$500 Reward For Information On Beaverdam Market Robbery

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A reward has been put out for the man who robbed a Fluvanna County convenience store and attacked its clerk…

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President Sullivan Vows To Improve Student Safety

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UVA's President says the school will be a leader in battling sexual violence.