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Hundreds riot during annual pumpkin festival

Dozens of people were arrested over the weekend after violent parties near the New Hampshire city's annual pumpkin festival.

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State-Supported Schools, Including UVA, React To JLARC Report

UVA and two other state schools are reacting to a critical report from a General Assembly panel.

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Woman mistakes jail for bar

One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart.

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U.S. to issue new Ebola care guidelines

The U.S. will issue strict new guidelines for health workers when dealing with Ebola patients.

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Microsoft plans to launch smartwatch within weeks

Microsoft is launching a smartwatch that will track a user's heart rate and work across different mobile platforms.

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UVA Professor Researched Impact Of Recession On Area Families

A past chairman of the City Planning Commission has researched the impact of a recent recession.

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Front Royal Woman Gets Big Check From Virginia Lottery

A Front Royal woman has won the top prize in a lottery scratch game.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Monday, Oct. 20.

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Royals, fans bond over improbable postseason run

The Royals have established a relationship with their long-suffering fans harkens back to a bygone era.

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Giants rely on core of 4 relievers

San Francisco Giants has their own version of the Core Four that has fueled their October dominance.

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Seahawks upset again, Cowboys, Packers march on

The defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks suffered a second straight defeat with a 28-26 loss at the St Louis Rams.

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WATCH: ‘Stingtones’

What if Sting recorded your cell phone ringtone - or, even better - your voicemail message?

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Manning posts record 509 touchdowns

The Denver QB broke Brett Favre's record, throwing his 509th touchdown on Sunday.

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Ebola ‘toys’ are all the rage

It may be the only time you will find these words in the same sentence: "Ebola" and "Add to Wishlist."

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‘Fury’ is all the rage at the box office

Brad Pitt's gritty World War II drama conquered all box office foes over the weekend, ringing up $23.5 million in ticket sales.

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This forecast has gone to the dogs

A dog visits the set of a Canadian newscast and steals the show.

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Ebola czar aims to reverse government mistakes, step up response

U.S. Ebola czar Ron Klain faces a hefty to-do list when he begins his new role today.

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U.S. drops arms to help defenders resist Islamic State

The arms were dropped near Kobani, which came under Islamic State attack and is now besieged to the east, west and south.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 20

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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REVIEW: ‘St. Vincent’ shouldn’t work, but it does

This image released by The Weinstein Company shows Bill Murray, left, and Jaeden Lieberher in a scene from the film, "St. Vincent."

St. Vincent should be forgettable, yet it’s one of the more memorable and moving dramedies you’ll see this year.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 23

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Oprah, Neil Patrick Harris among year’s most ‘fascinating’

FILE - This Sept. 20, 2009 file photo shows host Neil Patrick Harris during the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Harris will host the Emmys again. CBS will air the Emmycast live from Los Angeles on Sept. 22. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, file)

Barbara Walters is back with her annual TV special.