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America’s worst traffic nightmares

The top 50 worst bottlenecks in America waste millions of gallons of gas and hours of productivity.


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In taking economic war to Islamic State, U.S. developing new tools

U.S. warplanes have struck Islamic State's oil infrastructure in Syria in a stepped-up campaign of economic warfare that the U.S. estimates has cut the group's black-market earnings from oil by about a third.


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15 million on HIV treatment as AIDS pandemic tide turns

Some 15.8 million people worldwide are now on HIV treatment and a fast-track strategy to end the AIDS pandemic is starting to show results, the United Nations AIDS program said on Tuesday.


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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Nov. 24.


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Kerry says more cooperation with Russia possible, seeks to reassure opposition

Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday the United States could broaden military cooperation with Russia in Syria, but that such a move should not deter opposition groups trying to topple Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.


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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Nov. 24

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


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A Thanksgiving miracle

The power of song!


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WATCH: How to perfectly carve a Thanksgiving turkey

This one-minute video from the experts at Butterball will turn you into a turkey-carving pro.

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Regional Retail Sales Up Again

Our region saw another increase in retail sales during the first three quarters of this year.

FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 24

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.


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Win a date with Chris Hemsworth

"The Thor" star is encouraging fans to donate at least $5 to his fundraising drive for the Australian Childhood Foundation to be entered into the ballot.


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As ISIS threat looms, New York prepares for Thanksgiving parade

Millions of New Yorkers and tourists are expected to line the streets on Thursday for the parade, more than a week after Islamic State released a video showing images of New York juxtaposed with a scene depicting a suicide bomber preparing for an attack.


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Foo Fighters dedicate free album to Paris victims

The band has been teasing a new release with a countdown on their official website over the last few weeks, and they have finally unveiled a collection of five songs, titled "Saint Cecilia."


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Walmart pulls Cyber Monday forward to Sunday, record sales expected

Walmart has decided that Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping day of the year, should not start on a Monday anymore.


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Kid battles through hiccups to rock national anthem

Young Ethan battled through the hiccups to perform perhaps the greatest rendition of the Australian national anthem ever.

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Chief Longo Retiring May 1st

Charlottesville Police Chief Tim Longo has announced that he's retiring effective May 1st of next year.

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WMHS Students Protest Officer Dismissal

Students at William Monroe High School are protesting the firing of school resource officer Kevin Deane.

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Cheaper Gas Awaits Thanksgiving Drivers

The cost of gas is not one of the things Thanksgiving travelers will have to worry about.

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Heroin Documentary Coming Soon

"Heroin: Hit the Hardest " can be seen online, in select theaters, on broadcast TV or on DVD.


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World leaders seek new path to slow warming of planet

Next week, in the waning days of what is set to be the hottest year on record, world leaders meet on the outskirts of Paris for a summit that seeks nothing less than to steer the global economy away from its ever-growing reliance on fossil fuels.

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Mike London Era Has Ended At UVA


Mike London's six-year stint as the University of Virginia's head football coach ended Sunday.

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City Police Search For Robbery Suspect

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City Police are searching for a male suspect in a Thanksgiving night robbery in the 800-block of West Main St.

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Four Arrested Following Carjacking

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Four men are being bars following an armed carjacking in New Kent County.

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Gilmore Will Run Ads In Some States

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Presidential candidate, and former Virginia Governor, Jim Gilmore gets to run TV ads in several early primary and caucus states.

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UVA Football Loses Season Finale 23-20

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The UVA football team ended its 2015 season on Saturday with a 23-20 loss to Virginia Tech at Scott Stadium.