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‘Lolz,’ it’s totally ‘Obvs:’ Score points with these new Scrabble words

For the first time in four years, Scrabble has added new words to its dictionary - thousands of them.

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in Charlottesville City, Local

City Sued Over Stop-And-Frisk Records

Two groups are suing the City of Charlottesville in an effort to get stop-and-frisk records.

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Aubrey Watts To Retire July 31st

A top city official will retire this summer.

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Virginia Population Now Tops 8.3 Million

Virginia's population now exceeds 8.3 million people.

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in Local, Surrounding Counties

Police: Man Burned Girlfriend With Cigarette

A Waynesboro man is accused of burning his girlfriend with a cigarette.

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Marvel wants McConaughey

Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey is reportedly in talks to play "Spider-Man" villain the Green Goblin on the big screen.

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Paul Walker’s ‘Fast & Furious’ car sells for $185K

The bright orange 1993 Toyota Supra from the original movie has been sold at auction.

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WATCH: Stephen Curry’s daughter steals the show

The NBA MVP mixes a post-game interview with "take your daughter to work day."

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in Weird

Gross grass? Paint your lawn green

There's plenty of green in California's brown lawns.

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Domestic surveillance fate unclear after lengthy Senate talk

Key sections of the Patriot Act are set to expire on June 1.

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in Lifestyle, National

Survey: U.S. schools beef up safety measures

Public schools have increased security with safety drills and parent notification systems in the years following the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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Julianna Marguiles writing children’s book

"The Good Wife" star has added her name to the list of celebrity children's authors.

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Hollywood stars, presidents join Letterman for final act

The 68-year-old host, famed for his quick wit, sarcasm, and crazy stunts, still has a few tricks up his sleeve.

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Smith, Labonte head up newest NASCAR class

Five men are headed to the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, May 21.

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in Sports

TOP 5: Cavs take game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals

Check out the top five plays from Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

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NHL Preview: Blackhawks meet Ducks for game 3

Here's a look at Game 3 in the Western Conference Finals.

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Crews struggle to clean 100,000 gallons of oil from California coastline

Cleanup crews fanned out across a California beach to scoop up gobs of petroleum in what may be the biggest oil spill to hit the Santa Barbara coastline in 46 years.

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in Entertainment

George Clooney ‘ghostwrites’ for Brad Pitt

The "Ocean's Eleven" star is a notorious practical joker.

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Islamic State takes control of Syria’s Palmyra in westward advance

Islamic State now controls more than half of Syrian territory following four years of civil war.

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This week’s top sports shots

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

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UVA Falls to Notre Dame

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UVA lost 8-2 to Notre Dame during a Friday game of pool play in the ACC Baseball Tournament.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.