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Torrance: McIlroy has joined pantheon of greats

Rory McIlroy's accomplishments this season have helped him join Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, and Seve Ballesteros among the pantheon of golfing greats.

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in National

Lawmakers want to bar entry of W. Africans over Ebola fears

More than two dozen lawmakers want to ban travelers from the countries hit hardest by the Ebola virus.

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in Music

Green Day, Sting, NIN among Rock Hall nominees

Other nominees include Lou Reed, N.W.A., Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, and Stevie Ray Vaughan.

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Fleetwood Mac Coming To JPJ March 15th

Fleetwood Mac has added some shows to its tour and one of them includes a March 15th, 2015 date at John Paul Jones Arena.

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in National

Unemployment claims fall, point to labor market strength

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment fell to nearly the lowest level since before the recession, a sign of growing steam in the U.S. labor market.

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in Music

Debbie Harry to headline John Lennon tribute

The concert will take place on Dec. 5, three days before the 34th anniversary of the Beatles legend's assassination.

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Many State Senators Meet With FBI Agents

Many members of the Virginia State Senate have met with FBI agents.

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in Lifestyle

Bigger iPad isn’t coming just yet

Apple planned to start producing the larger screen tablet this year but has been struggling to produce enough new iPhones to meet demand.

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in National

Obamacare site expects record-breaking traffic

An improved HealthCare.gov should break its own record for online traffic next month, when consumers begin to enroll in private insurance for 2015.

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in Entertainment

Amanda Bynes accused of shoplifting from NYC store

The troubled actress denied the claims, saying she grabbed the hat in a bid to disguise herself after being chased by fans.

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Oct. 9.

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in Sports

Title-starved teams battle for World Series berth

Title-starved Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals hope to end decades of frustration when they battle for a World Series berth.

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in Sports

Goodell says role in discipline process reviewed for over year

The NFL Commissioner, under fire for his handling of domestic violence cases, says his role in the disciplinary process had been discussed internally.

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in Entertainment

‘Ghostbusters’ remake to star ‘hilarious women’

Who you gonna call? There's no details on casting yet, but an all-girl "Ghostbusters" is coming to the big screen.

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in Music

Blake Shelton tops Billboard, Prince lands 2 albums in top 10

Two country artists are atop the weekly Billboard 200 but it's Prince who became the first artist in a decade to have to top 10 debuts.

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in Music

Paula Patton files for divorce from Robin Thicke

It's official, the couple is calling it quits after nine years.

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in National

Prayer vigil held at Indiana campus for American held by ISIS

Abdul-Rahman Kassig, formerly known as Peter Kassig, 26, was threatened in a video issued last week by Islamic State militants.

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in Music, Viral Videos

Star-studded Beach Boys remake

Sam Smith, Dave Grohl, Elton John, Lorde, Pharrell, Stevie Wonder, and more have teamed up to remake the Beach Boys' hit "God Only Knows."

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 9

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

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

No Target Yet On Any County Pay Raise

The Albemarle Supervisors and the County School Board are holding off on choosing a specific figure for salary increases.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Coming soon: The Mustache Hall of Fame

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There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why not those with a hairy upper lip?

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Inspiration for ‘Harry Potter’ nemesis revealed

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J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.

in Music

‘Blurred Lines’ dispute heading to trial

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Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are heading to trial over allegations they illegally sampled music from Marvin Gaye.

in Entertainment

Pee-wee Herman headed back to big screen

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Actor Paul Reubens is set to reprise his role as suited man-boy Pee-wee Herman in a new movie.