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22 hours ago in Entertainment

Ringling elephants, a famed U.S. circus act, pack up trunks for retirement

Elephants take a final bow at Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, ending a 145-year spectacle that delighted fans but enraged animal activists, who say the highly publicized retirement is not enough.

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22 hours ago in Sports

Mayweather happy in retirement but hints at ring return

Mayweather quit boxing in September after accumulating a 49-0 record during a 19-year career that produced world titles in five weight divisions and earnings in excess of $800 million.

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22 hours ago in National, World

Islamic State boosts attacks in response to territorial losses

Islamic State attacks have increased this year, particularly in Iraq and Syria as the group responds to substantial territorial losses, a U.S.-based analysis firm says.

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22 hours ago in Sports

DeRozan, Raptors shoot past Pacers in Game 7

Dwane Casey read the reviews of the Toronto Raptors' decisive Game 6 loss to the Indiana Pacers.

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22 hours ago in National

Clinton, looking ahead to general election, begins Appalachia tour

U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton begins a two-day tour on Monday through rural, traditionally coal-reliant parts of the eastern Appalachian region where Republican rival Donald Trump’s pro-coal, anti-trade message has resonated with economically distressed voters.

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22 hours ago in National

Eyeing an Indiana victory, Trump says, ‘It’s over’

Front-runner Donald Trump says that he will have essentially sealed the Republican U.S. presidential nomination if he wins Tuesday's contest in Indiana, where he holds a big lead over chief rival Ted Cruz.

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22 hours ago in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, May 2.

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22 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Cheers’ star Woody Harrelson wants to open pot shop

Harrelson, who is best known for his roles in the film "White Men Can't Jump" and 1980s sitcom "Cheers," had applied for a license on behalf of his company Simple Organic Living LLC.

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22 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Jungle Book’ triumphs, ‘Keanu’ stumbles, ‘Mother’s Day’ bombs

"The Jungle Book" pulverized a trio of box office lightweights, racking up $42.4 million to lead ticket sales for the third consecutive weekend.

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22 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, May 2

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

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22 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Too Much Time on My Hands’ re-do

Jimmy Fallon and Paul Rudd do a shot-for-shot remake of the 1981 Styx classic.

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1 day ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 2

A look back at some of the Hollywood headlines from years past.

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

Pedestrian Struck On McIntire Road

A male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Sunday morning, and he's in critical condition at the UVA Medical Center.

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

Police Tally Foxfield Arrest Totals

Albemarle Police have preliminary totals from the arrests during the spring running of the Foxfield races.

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2 days ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Christiansburg Teen Reunited With Parents

A teenage girl from Christiansburg has been returned to her family after Salem Police found her with a 24-year-old male.

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

Expired Meds Collected

Area residents dropped off expired and unwanted medications during Drug Take Back event.

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

Police Investigate Robbery Behind Corner

City Police are investigating a Saturday morning robbery in a parking lot behind the UVA Corner business district.

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2 days ago in Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

VMI Plans To Boost Tuition

VMI students will start paying higher tuition next August.

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

UVA Sweeps Series With Pitt

The UVA baseball team swept its weekend series with ACC rival Pittsburgh, and has its first series sweep of 2016.

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2 days ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Nine Injured In I-95-Crashes

Nine people were injured Sunday afternoon during crashes on Interstate 95 in Spotsylvania County.

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16 hours ago in Sports

Stuard wins in New Orleans after playoff

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Journeyman Brian Stuard clinched his first PGA Tour title with a gripping playoff victory over fellow American Jamie Lovemark and South Korean An Byeong-hun at the weather-plagued Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Monday.

18 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Local Sports, Sports, Surrounding Counties, UVA, UVA Sports

Reaction To UVA’s New QB Transfer

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A former quarterback for the East Carolina Pirates says he's transferring to the University of Virginia.

19 hours ago in Sports, Viral Videos

It’s not ‘Regulators:’ Warren G butchers ‘Ball Game’

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WATCH: The rapper messed up the first line and sang off-key.