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UVA’s Invasion Of First-Years Has Begun

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The University of Virginia is greeting thousands of new students who are beginning collegiate life this weekend.

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Third Anniversary Of Louisa Earthquake Saturday

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Saturday is the third anniversary of the big earthquake in Louisa County.

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Upcoming Road Closings In Madison, Western Albemarle

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VDOT will be temporarily closing two roads in our region for maintenance with one being a section of Route 29 in Madison.

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McDonnell Testimony: Marital Strain, Driving Fast Car

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Bob McDonnell testified Thursday about marital woes, and he said driving Jonnie Williams' Ferrari was nothing significant.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the week's biggest newsmakers and the stories you won't soon forget.

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March, memorial service planned in embattled Missouri town

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National Guard troops are preparing to leave following two straight nights of relative calm after more than a week of racially-charged protests.

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Watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier.

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Pentagon: Islamic State threat ‘beyond anything we’ve seen’

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The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a major threat to the U.S., military leaders say.

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U.S. Rep. Ryan sees no gov’t. shutdown this year

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U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan expects his Republican Party to avoid government shutdown this year.

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Va. man named Stoner arrested on pot charges

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A Virginia man faces drug charges after police found more than $10,000 worth of marijuana plants at his home.

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Man drives stolen shopping cart to probation meeting

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Police say a man rode a stolen electric shopping cart this week to meet with his probation officer.

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1,000 pound gator snared in Alabama hunt

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Hunters snared the largest alligator ever caught in a legal hunt in the state of Alabama.

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Man celebrates 101st birthday by going to work

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Even at 101-years-old, this guy still puts in his time at the job he's held for 73 years.

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Sweet job: England seeks ‘choc doc’ to study candy

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Cambridge University is looking for a doctor of chocolate.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Best Ice Bucket Challenge fail. Period.

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WATCH: A girl attempts the Ice Bucket Challenge immediately after having her wisdom teeth removed. It backfires miserably.

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This weekend’s celebrity birthdays

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Dave Chappelle, Marlee Matlin, and Scott Caan are among the celebs celebrating this weekend.

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CHART TOPPERS: This week’s top alt tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top alternative tracks, according to the latest Billboard charts.

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Paul McCartney tops ‘richest bassist’ list

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The Beatles legend is worth an estimated $1.2 billion.

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Man arrested on drug, burglary charges claims to be Scott Weiland

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A man who falsely claimed to be the STP frontman has been behind bars since last month

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Ashton Kutcher, Mariska Hargitay dominate TV paychecks

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The annual Who Earns What countdown lists the paydays of your favorite television stars.

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If Michael Bay directed ‘Up’

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Cue the Linkin Park, Carl's journey to Paradise Falls just got more intense.

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‘Scandal’ star Columbus Short arrested

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The actor has been arrested after missing two court appearances.

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John Lennon’s killer fights for freedom

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Mark David Chapman is awaiting a decision over whether he will finally be freed from prison after his eighth parole case this week.

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