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‘Buzz Books’ give readers free look at upcoming e-books

A pair of free e-books will offer excerpts from upcoming releases by Dennis Lehane, Ann Packer and more than 60 other writers.

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in Lifestyle

Whiskey, bourbon bringing cheer to the spirits market

We're drinking more wine, bourbon, and whiskey than ever before.

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in Sports

Golden State’s Curry tops LeBron in All-Star voting

Stephen Curry rode a late surge to become the top overall vote-getter for the NBA All-Star game.

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in National

Oil rises after death of Saudi king, but effect seen muted

Oil prices have plummeted nearly 60 percent since June as global supplies have soared.

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in National

House GOP divisions emerge under pressure to govern

The most conservative lawmakers in the House Republican majority have gotten their way a lot in recent years but that may be starting to change.

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in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Jan. 23.

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in Entertainment, Viral Videos

Jimmy Fallon and Bill Gates drink ‘poop water’

Bill Gates challenges Jimmy to taste test water from the Omniprocessor, which turns sewage into clean drinking water.

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in Entertainment

Jake Gyllenhaal not interested in ‘Suicide Squad’

The "Nightcrawler" star got the offer to play the role of Rick Flagg but he has reportedly turned it down.

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in Weird

‘Death by chocolate’ a real-life problem for New Hampshire bears

Wildlife officials hope to curb the use of chocolate as bait by hunters seeking to entire their prey with a sweet treat.

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in Sports

Patriots’ ball scandal could take shine off Super Bowl

A growing storm over the New England Patriots' alleged use of illegal balls threatens to overshadow what could be a classic matchup with the Seattle Seahawks.

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in National, World

Netanyahu basks in Congress invitation, may shake U.S. ties

Benjamin Netanyahu's decision to address Congress offers him publicity, but may also have shaken the balance of U.S.-Israel ties.

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in National, World

New Saudi King seeks to reassure on succession policy

King Abdullah, a longtime U.S. ally, died early on Friday after a short illness.

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in Sports

Marino says Seahawks have edge in tough Super Bowl

Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino gives the defending champions an edge in the Super Bowl.

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in Sports, Trending, Viral Videos

WATCH: A ‘bad lip reading’ of the year in football

A look back on what NFL players (maybe) said this year.

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in Viral Videos

Griffin’s first kiss

Little Griffin gets his first kiss, and his brain goes "kablooey!"

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan 23

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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in Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

Undefeated Virginia Beats Georgia Tech 57-28

The Cavaliers keep it rolling, defeating Georgia Tech 57-28.

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in National, World

U.S., Cuba begin historic talks on restoring diplomatic ties

The United States and Cuba aim to reach agreement on the opening of embassies as a step toward ending five decades of bitterness.

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in Entertainment

‘Screech’ pleads not guilty in bar brawl stabbing

Actor Dustin Diamond, who played the nerdy Screech on "Saved by the Bell," pleaded not guilty to stabbing a man on Christmas.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Bell Wants More Review Of 29 North Projects

Albemarle Delegate Rob Bell authored a budget amendment that could affect Route 29 corridor projects.

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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 top sports shots

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

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NFL conducts dozens of interviews into ‘DeflateGate’

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The NFL said evidence thus far supports the conclusion that under-inflated footballs were used by the Patriots.