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Making headlines this week

A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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WATCH: Subway long jump

Don't try this at home ... or anywhere else.

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Virginians React To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Virginians are reacting to the latest U.S. Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriages.

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Lawsuit Against Rio-29 Project Dropped

The lawsuit aimed at stopping the construction of a new interchange at Rio Road and 29 North has been dropped.

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City Police K-9 Bites Girl

A Charlottesville Police K-9 bit a 13-year-old girl Thursday night on Prospect Avenue.

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‘Amy’ offers ‘organic’ view of tragic singer

A much-anticipated documentary about the late British singer hits cinemas next week amid a dispute between filmmakers and her father.

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Man Wounded By Gunfire On 10th St. NW

City Police have identified the man shot and wounded Thursday night at the intersection of Run Street and 10th. Street Northwest.

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Albemarle Schools Name New Principals

The Albemarle Schools name a pair of new principals.

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Supreme Court extends same-sex marriage nationwide

The court ruled 5-4 that the Constitution guarantees due process and equal protection under the law meaning that states cannot ban same-sex marriages. With the ruling, gay marriage will become legal in all 50 states.

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Social Service Agencies Taking Applications

Area Social Services Departments are accepting cooling assistance applications.

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Mitsubishi, Subaru, Acura issue recalls

More than 500,000 vehicles have been recalled nationwide.

FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter attends a news conference at the Kubok Sodruzhestva (Commonwealth Cup) youth soccer tournament in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. FIFA President Sepp Blatter says he has received personal assurances from Russian President Vladimir Putin that the country's economic problems will not affect its ability to host the 2018 World Cup.

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FIFA: Blatter not making U-turn on pledge to leave office

In the midst of an international scandal, Sepp Blatter says he stands by his plans to leave office.

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Before they were famous: Stars of ‘Magic Mike XXL’

Music videos, models, soap operas, even singing jingles ... the hunks of "Magic Mike" had humble beginnings in Hollywood.

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Dallas Takes Anderson In NBA Draft Round 1

Former Wahoo Anderson drafted by Carlisle and the Mavs 21st overall.

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Boston bomber moved to ‘supermax’ prison

Convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was moved to a Colorado prison after being formally sentenced to death.

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Road rage: How technology can combat growing gridlock

The federal government projects gridlock will worsen around the nation as more Americans live in urban regions.

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‘Harry Potter’ coming back … on a big stage

There may not be any new novels in the works, but the famed boy wizard will be on the London stage in a new play set to open next summer.

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‘Generation Gap’

Do a 13-year-old and a 90-something have anything in common? We'll find out.

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China top suspect in U.S. government hacks

U.S. intelligence officials say China is the top suspect in the massive hacking of a government agency that compromised the personnel records of millions of Americans.

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Ex-NFL star Warren Sapp charged with domestic abuse

The Hall of Fame defensive tackle faces three counts of domestic abuse, just months after his arrest for soliciting a prostitute.

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Crackdown Against Illegal Behavior On James

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Albemarle Police will be patrolling the James River in kayaks this summer to crack down against illegal behavior.

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Rolling Stones planning career xhibition

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The veteran band will display dozens of items from their past, including instruments, personal diaries, and audio and video tracks for the special project, titled "Exhibitionism."

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Sam Smith channels Elvis

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The "Stay With Me" hitmaker celebrated getting his singing voice back after vocal cord surgery by posting a video of him crooning an Elvis classic.

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Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey aren’t fighting

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The rockers' notoriously fiery friendship has never been better.

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Ballerina Misty Copeland dances into history

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The prima ballerina is the first black woman to be promoted to principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre.