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19 hours ago in National

Nearly 13 million have signed up for Obamacare

About 12.7 million Americans signed up for health insurance coverage through the government insurance exchanges, surpassing its expectations.

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20 hours ago in National

Democrats block U.S. energy bill in fight over Flint aid

Senate Democrats teamed up with some of their Republican counterparts on Thursday and blocked a wide-ranging U.S. energy bill in a fight over aid to Flint, Michigan, to help rectify its drinking water crisis.

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20 hours ago in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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20 hours ago in National

In contentious debate, Clinton and Sanders both claim ‘progressive’ mantle

Democrat Hillary Clinton went on the attack against rival Bernie Sanders on Thursday in their most contentious presidential debate yet, questioning whether his ambitious proposals were viable and accusing him of an "artful smear" in suggesting she could be bought by political donations.

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20 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Feb. 5

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

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20 hours ago in Sports, Trending, Viral Videos

WATCH: Leaked Super Bowl 50 commercials

A 30-second commercial spot on Super Sunday can cost up to $5 million. Which Super Sunday ad was your favorite?

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23 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 5

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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1 day ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Prosecutor Alleges Plot In Teen’s Death

Montgomery County prosecutor Mary Pettitt says two Virginia Tech students laid out a plan to kill a 13-year-old before they bought supplies at one store and a shovel at another.

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1 day ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Bond Denied For Natalie Keepers

Virginia Tech student Natalie Keepers will stay behind bars despite pleas from her attorneys.

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1 day ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Tearful Testimony In Quick Trial

Members of a federal jury heard emotional testimony Thursday about the last day of Kevin Quick.

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1 day ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Reaction To Albemarle Schools Budget

Parents and others had a chance Thursday to react to Superintendent Pam Moran's budget recommendations.

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1 day ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Late Start For City Schools March 1st

The Charlottesville schools will hold classes March 1st, but students will show up two hours late.

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1 day ago in Albemarle County, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Senate Approves Weapons-Related Bill

The State Senate voted 27-13 on Thursday for legislation that honors concealed weapons permits from 25 of Virginia's sister states.

State Board Elections

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

State Tosses Out GOP Pledge Form

The State Board of Elections has voted to scrap the statement of affiliation that Virginia Republicans once wanted for the March 1st presidential primary.

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1 day ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Sabato Reacts To N.H. Debate

UVA political expert Larry Sabato reacts to the final Democratic debate before the New Hampshire Primary.

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2 days ago in National

‘Pharma Bro’ Shkreli laughs off questions from lawmakers, calls them ‘imbeciles’

The former drug company executive sparked outrage last year after his company raised the price of a lifesaving medicine by more than 5,000 percent to $750 a pill.

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2 days ago in Sports

Cheerleaders of Super Bowl 50: Carolina Panthers

The Carolina Panthers cheerleaders hope to cheer Cam Newtown and team on to a Super Bowl 50 victory.

The Denver Broncos cheerleaders perform prior to an NFL preseason football game between against the San Francisco 49ers, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

2 days ago in Sports

Cheerleaders of Super Bowl 50: Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos cheerleaders hope to cheer Peyton Manning and team on to a Super Bowl 50 victory.

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2 days ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Engagement Plan For Ivy Landfill

The Albemarle Supervisors have authorized a community engagement plan involving neighbors of the old Ivy landfill.

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2 days ago in Weird

A prank call that will make you smash your own windows

Police in Tucson, Arizona, say pranksters convinced employees at a fast food restaurant to smash windows by pretending to be a fire-suppression company.

Latest Stories

10 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events.

11 hours ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

Mark Macaspac leaps off the Super Bowl 50 sign inside Super Bowl City Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Francisco. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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

11 hours ago in Sports

Broncos, Panthers set to deliver Super finish to season

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The Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers are primed to provide a grand finish worthy of a landmark Super Bowl 50 on Sunday and cap a season of celebration by the National Football League.