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‘Selma’ director DuVernay to make Katrina film

Ava DuVernay, the director behind the Oscar-nominated MLK, Jr. biopic plans a feature film set in the time of Hurricane Katrina.

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2 officers shot, suspect killed in Minnesota city hall shooting

A man shot two police officers shortly after a swearing in ceremony at a city hall in a Minneapolis suburb.

WICKED WINTER WEATHER: An New York Police Department officer takes photographs while keeping security during a snowstorm in Times Square, New York early morning Jan. 27.

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‘Life-threatening’ blizzard bears down on East Coast

A potentially historic snowstorm has canceled flights, shuttered schools and businesses, and threatens millions of Americans.

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Gov’t to overhaul Medicare payments to doctors, hospitals

The Obama administration is unveiling what it calls a historic shift in the way Medicare pays hospitals and doctors.

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‘Dear Kitten:’ Cats explain the Big Game

One day a year, things get weird ... but your cats have a game plan all their own.

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We’re betting big on Valentine’s Day

Americans are feeling sweet about romance this year, with consumers opening up their wallets in the name of love.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 27

A look back on some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

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Bob McDonnell Gets To Stay Out Of Jail

A federal appeals court has ruled that Bob McDonnell gets to stay out of jail for the time being.

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Senate Panel Rejects Gun Control Proposal

A committee of the State Senate has rejected gun control measures.

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Democrats, Republicans Promote Competing Plans

The General Assembly's Republicans and Democrats have rival plans to improve life for Virginians.

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Royalties won’t ‘Stay’ with Sam Smith

Tom Petty "Won't Back Down" over the similarities between his 1989 hit and the Grammy-nominated "Stay With Me."

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Bob Dylan gives away 50,000 copies of new album to his ‘oldest’ fans

The veteran rocker has struck a deal with bosses of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) to send out copies of his latest record.

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Phillip Phillips wants to be ‘free’

The "American Idol" winner wants to be released from recording and merchandising deals linked to the TV talent show.

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City Police Charge Four With Fraud

Four suspects have been charged with fraud in what Charlottesville Police say was a scheme to rip off the elderly.

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‘Autisms’ a more appropriate term, geneticists say

There are so many different genetic forms of autism that using the singular term is misleading, researchers say.

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Emma Watson is Belle in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

The former "Harry Potter" star will play the princess in a live-action version of the Disney film.

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Bullets Hit House, Cars On Booker Street

City Police investigate a Friday night incident on Booker Street.

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Louisa Man Guilty Of Stabbing Roommate

A Louisa County man has been found guilty of stabbing his roommate.

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Minor Problem Leads To Couric Center Evacuation

An electrical problem led to a temporary evacuation Monday morning at the Emily Couric Cancer Center.

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No limits at Super Bowl Media Day, the ultimate freak show

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If the Super Bowl is one of the greatest sporting events then Media Day is the ultimate football freak show.

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PHOTOS: Seattle Seahawks have ‘super’ fans

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The team's famous "12th man" will carry the flag back to the Super Bowl in truly unique style.

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PHOTOS: New England Patriots fans have spirit

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New England fans know how to cheer on their team in red, white, and blue style!