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in National

Unemployment claims tumble to 15-year low

Consumer spending increased as the number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits fell.

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in Sports

NBA: Wiggins reportedly takes top rookie honors

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins played 82 games this season, averaging 16.9 points per game.

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in Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Sweet Briar Barred From Selling Assets

A judge is preventing Sweet Briar College from selling off any assets for six months.

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in Entertainment

All-girl ’21 Jump Street’ in the works

Sony Pictures executives are expanding the "21 Jump Street" franchise with a female-centric version of the hit buddy cop film.

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in Weird

Turkey gives new meaning to the term ‘wild’

A Rhode Island woman thought a pipe burst when she returned home to find water pouring from her garage ceiling. But the culprit turned out to be an unusual houseguest.

FILE - In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident. Orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Dean Lorich says Bono underwent a five-hour surgery on his elbow in which three plates and 18 screws were inserted on Sunday night. Bono had another surgery to repair a fracture to his left pinkie on Monday. Lorich says Bono will need therapy but a full recovery is expected.

in Music

Bono struggling with hand injury as tour looms

The Irish rockers are preparing to head out for a world tour, but the singer still can't play guitar.

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in Music

Adele’s new album delayed again

The "Someone Like You" hitmaker bowed out of the limelight in 2012 and fans have been eagerly waiting for a follow-up to 2011's record breaking album "21."

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in Sports

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar hospitalized with chest pains

The 68-year-old sportsman underwent quadruple bypass surgery earlier this month after he was diagnosed with cardiovascular disease.

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in Sports

American Pharoah is early Derby favorite

The horse comes into the Derby having won the Arkansas Derby by eight lengths.

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in Sports

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Boxing’s big money night

What makes the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao boxing match one of the most anticipated fights of all time? Money.

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in Sports

Groundbreaking golfer Calvin Peete passes away

Calvin Peete, the most successful black player on the PGA Tour before the arrival of Tiger Woods, has died at the age of 71.

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Thursday, April 30.

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in National

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, April 30

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

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in Lifestyle

Harvard study: Millennials believe justice system unfair

But few 18-to-29-year-olds believe that demonstrations sparked by the killings of black men by police will make any difference.

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in Entertainment, Lifestyle

Tattoo snafu irks inked Apple Watch wearers

#Tattoogate is trending, as some of the first Apple Watch wearers discover their pricey arm candy isn't always compatible with their ink.

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in National

Protests against police violence spread across U.S.

Protesters marched against police violence in cities from New York to Denver, and a large demonstration in Baltimore ended peacefully.

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in Entertainment

Hulu lands ‘Seinfeld’ episodes, future AMC series

All "Seinfeld" episodes will be available in June.

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in National

Sanders says he’ll seek Democratic nomination for president

The independent senator from Vermont, a self-described socialist and one of the most outspoken liberals in Congress, will seek the 2016 Democratic nomination.

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in Charlottesville City, Local, UVA

VSP Completes Martese Johnson Investigation

State Police have completed their investigation of the Martese Johnson case and have given the report to the city prosecutor.

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in Albemarle County, Local

Strucko Resigns From County School Board

Albemarle school board member Eric Strucko has resigned to take a job at Penn State University.

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in Sports

Soccer rocked as top FIFA officials arrested in U.S. corruption probe

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Seven of the most powerful figures in soccer face extradition to the U.S. after their arrest in Switzerland, where authorities also announced a criminal investigation into the awarding of the next two World Cups.

in Sports

BEST OF: Cavs sweep Hawks to head to NBA Finals

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Watch Cleveland win the Eastern Conference Championship through the lens of a high-def slow-motion camera.

in Sports

NHL Preview: Ducks battle Blackhawks in Game 6

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Here's a look at Game 6 in the Western Conference Finals.