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  • Patriots Battle Back, Earn Trip to Super Bowl LII

    Tom Brady and the Patriots were down 10 points to the Jacksonville Jaguars in the fourth quarter but battled back to win the AFC Championship and earn a trip to Super Bowl LII.

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  • Proctor scores 22 as High Point beats Longwood 75-55

    FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor made five 3-pointers and scored 22 points to lead High Point to a 75-55 victory over Longwood on Sunday. Proctor was 5 of 8 from the arc with five… The post Proctor scores 22 as High Point beats Longwood 75-55 appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Should another Virginia highway add tolling?

    Interstate 81 is known as an accident plagued road, but one Virginia lawmaker thinks tolling truck drivers on the road and using that revenue could make the highway safer. The post Should another Virginia highway add tolling? appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Fairfax Co. police find decomposed human foot in Springfield

    A Fairfax County resident found a foot in the backyard of a Springfield home on Saturday. The post Fairfax Co. police find decomposed human foot in Springfield appeared first on WTOP.

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  • NBC4 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Special

    With the Olympic Winter Games just weeks away, NBC4's Eun Yang offers a look at the culture of South Korea.

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  • BC-BKC-Norfolk St.-SC State Box

    BC-BKC–Norfolk St.-SC State Box NORFOLK ST. 78, SC STATE 54 NORFOLK ST. (4-15) Long 5-7 2-3 12, Whitley 6-9 1-2 16, Williams 5-9 0-0 13, Jamerson 3-7 0-0 8, Bungei 0-3 1-2 1, Allen 0-4… The post BC-BKC–Norfolk St.-SC State Box appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Video: Virginia Man Uses Flamethrower to Clear Snow From Driveway

    A man from Amherst, Virginia used a flamethrower to melt away snow blocking his driveway.

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  • Walker's big game carries Florida State past Hokies 91-82

    BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — M.J. Walker somehow managed to secure 18 tickets out of Florida State’s visiting-team allotment to take care of various family members who live in Virginia and wanted to come to Saturday’s… The post Walker’s big game carries Florida State past Hokies 91-82 appeared first on WTOP.

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  • College basketball: Sunday’s regional games to watch

    No. 25 MIAMI (13-4, 2-3 ACC) at N.C. STATE (13-6, 3-3) PNC Arena, Raleigh, noon, WBTV The struggling Hurricanes have lost four of seven and blew a 13-point lead Monday … Click to Continue

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  • Halladay Had Morphine in System When His Plane Crashed

    All-star Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay had traces of morphine and other drugs in his system when his experimental plane crashed into the Gulf of Mexico in November, toxicology results showed.The Pasco...Photo Credit: Getty Images

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  • Major League Soccer Draft Selections

    By The Associated Press Friday, Jan. 19 Round 1 1. Los Angeles FC, João Moutinho, D, Akron. 2. LA Galaxy, Tomas Hilliard-Arce, D, Stanford. 3. Los Angeles FC (D.C. United), Tristan Blackmon, D, U. of… The post Major League Soccer Draft Selections appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Jets Wide Receiver Robby Anderson Arrested in South Florida

    New York Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson was arrested in Sunrise early Friday on a number of charges, jail records showed.Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office

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  • This week in odd news: Airborne car, the umbrella lockdown

    BANKARITO? FLORIDA POLICE SAY DUI SUSPECT MISTOOK BANK DRIVE-THRU FOR TACO BELL SPRING HILL, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man was charged with driving under the influence after mistaking a bank drive-thru for… The post This week in odd news: Airborne car, the umbrella lockdown appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Hogan announces $765M budget for Harry Nice Bridge replacement

    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced that there is $765 million in funding dedicated to a replacement for the aging Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge. The post Hogan announces $765M budget for Harry Nice Bridge replacement appeared first on WTOP.

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  • BC-BKC-BKC Glance,1st Add

    All Times EST COLONIAL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION Conference All Games W L PCT W L PCT William & Mary 5 2 .714 12 6 .667 Northeastern 5 2 .714 12 7 .632 Hofstra 5 2 .714… The post BC-BKC–BKC Glance,1st Add appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Amazon's potential HQ2 sites leaves many cities disappointed

    Amazon’s move to whittle its list for a second headquarters leaves more than 200 municipalities disappointed. Here are statements from some of the places that didn’t make the tech giant’s cut to 20 contenders: ___… The post Amazon’s potential HQ2 sites leaves many cities disappointed appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Maybe next time: Cities see failed Amazon bids as trial runs

    DETROIT (AP) — For some of the 200-plus cities knocked out of the running for Amazon’s second headquarters, the effort may turn out to be a trial run for other opportunities. But they’re advised not… The post Maybe next time: Cities see failed Amazon bids as trial runs appeared first on WTOP.

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  • No. 2 Virginia shuts down Georgia Tech, wins 9th straight

    ATLANTA (AP) — De’Andre Hunter scored 17 points and No. 2 Virginia won its ninth straight game, 64-48 over Georgia Tech on Thursday night. It was another defensive masterpiece by the Cavaliers (17-1, 6-0 Atlantic… The post No. 2 Virginia shuts down Georgia Tech, wins 9th straight appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Hunter scores 17 points, No. 2 Virginia beats Ga Tech 64-48

    ATLANTA (AP) — Virginia got off to a sluggish start offensively. Fortunately for the Cavaliers, their defense never takes a night off. De’Andre Hunter came off the bench to score 17 points and No. 2… The post Hunter scores 17 points, No. 2 Virginia beats Ga Tech 64-48 appeared first on WTOP.

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  • BC-BKC-Scores,1st Add

    tx < $vscores2 < SOUTH Alderson-Broaddus 74, Trevecca Nazarene 66< Anderson (SC) 69, Tusculum 68< Bellarmine 82, Drury 62< Belmont 79, Murray St. 72< Campbell 62, Charleston Southern 47< Chowan 79, North Greenville 77< Coll.… The post BC-BKC–Scores,1st Add appeared first on WTOP.

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  • BC-BKC-Scores,1st Add

    tx < $vscores2 < SOUTH Anderson (SC) 69, Tusculum 68< Bellarmine 82, Drury 62< Belmont 79, Murray St. 72< Campbell 62, Charleston Southern 47< Chowan 79, North Greenville 77< Coll. of Charleston 80, UNC Wilmington… The post BC-BKC–Scores,1st Add appeared first on WTOP.

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  • McKayla Maroney Testimony Read in Hearing for Olympic Doctor

    Three-time Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney joined other gymnasts and victims of a disgraced former sports doctor when her emotional testimony of sexual abuse and emotional trauma by Larry Nassar was...Photo Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • See All 51 Super Bowl Championship Rings From I to LI

    The Vince Lombardi trophy and a championship ring has marked each year's winning Super Bowl team for the NFL. See all 51 ring designs that have emerged from Super Bowl I to LI.Photo Credit: Courtesy Jostens

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  • Controversy over Gravelly Point reignites 'Reagan' name debate

    "This bill is the equivalent of having someone coming in and changing the furniture in your house without asking you," said Rep. Don Beyer, a Democrat who represents Arlington County and the inner suburbs of Northern Virginia. The post Controversy over Gravelly Point reignites ‘Reagan’ name debate appeared first on WTOP.

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