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Campaign highlights stress of fireworks on combat veterans

For hundreds of thousands of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, symptoms can be worsened by the cracks and thunder of celebratory fireworks.

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Exhibit takes fans inside ‘Hunger Games’

With hundreds of costumes, props, photos, and interactive displays, "The Hunger Games: The Exhibition" brings fans into the dystopian, post-apocalyptic nation of Panem.

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Are airlines colluding to keep fares high?

The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether airlines worked together illegally to keep airfares high by signaling plans to limit flights.

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NBA: Love, Butler among free agents agreeing to stay put

Two of the biggest names in the free agent market, cut the suspense and agreed to deals to remain with their teams.

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Japan to face U.S. in World Cup Final

An injury time own goal from England defender Laura Bassett put Japan into the World Cup final with a 2-1 victory, setting up a title rematch with America.

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All clear at D.C. Navy Yard after reported shooting

The facility was placed on lockdown but police determined there was no shooting and no threat to the public.

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Stephen Colbert took over a Michigan public access channel

The new "Late Show" host took over the latest episode of "Only in Monroe," which airs in the community of about 21,000 people.

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Billy Joel sets record at Madison Square Garden

The "Piano Man" is celebrating his 65th.

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Team USA discusses the road to the World Cup Finals

Team USA's Carli Lloyd, Kelley O'Hara, and Abby Wambach on their preparations for Sunday's soccer showdown.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Thursday, July 2.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, July 2

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

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: What is 0 divided by 0?

Whatever it is, it makes Cookie Monster sad.

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Supervisors Help Rio-29 Merchants Advertise

The Albemarle Supervisors agree to use an assistance plan for merchants who might be hurt by construction of a new Rio at 29 interchange.

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WATCH: Girls dive out of window in daring escape from fire

Two girls were trapped in a burning apartment, but thanks to the help of some alert neighbors they made it out alive.

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Older, wiser Schwarzenegger returns in ‘Terminator: Genisys’

Arnold Schwarzenegger may be older but that doesn't stop him from destroying his younger self, as the former governor returns to one of his most recognizable roles.

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Journey drummer Deen Castronovo denied bail

The troubled drummer will remain in an Oregon jail.

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Ex-Cowboys player C.J. Spillman charged with sexual assault

Spillman, who has played six seasons in the NFL, is suspected of sexual assaulting a woman at a Dallas hotel.

Police tape cordons off the site of a car bomb attack in Sanaa, Yemen, Tuesday, June 30, 2015. The explosion occurred near a military hospital in the Yemeni capital on Monday, causing dozens of casualties including civilians, security officials said. The Islamic State's Sanaa Division claimed responsibility on Twitter for detonating the parked car bomb, according to the SITE Intelligence Group monitoring service. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

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U.S. runs hundreds of counter-terrorism investigations

U.S. authorities are pursuing hundreds of active counter-terrorism investigations embracing all 50 American states.

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Big Increase In Local Jobless Rate

The unemployment rate in the Charlottesville region shot up during May.

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London Picks Up Another OL Recruit

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Virginia continues it's focus on improving the future of the offensive line.

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Tom Sox Walk Off, Defeat Braves 3-2

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Wednesday night in front of the Charlottesville home crowd, the Tom Sox rallied for a 3-2 win over the Staunton…

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U.S. files formal extradition request for 7 FIFA officials

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U.S. officials are looking into alleged bribery worth more than $100 million involving high-ranking officials at soccer's world governing body.