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UVA Women Beat Auburn

The Virginia women's basketball team picked up another win on the road at Auburn University.

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Lawmakers Back Bill Restricting Refugees

Congressman Robert Hurt and eight other Virginians in the House of Representatives have voted for legislation creating new obstacles for Syrian refugees.

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CAT Makes Changes In 2016

CAT is planning changes effective January 30th, 2016 on many of its bus routes.

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New Panel For Transit Improvements

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District is helping to set up a new committee that will strive to improve the local transportation network.

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New VEC Data On Various Jobs

The Virginia Employment Commission has new data on industries where paychecks are growing or shrinking.

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Carson Joins Republicans Filing Petitions

Ben Carson has become the latest 2016 presidential hopeful who's filed enough petition signatures for the March 1st Republican primary.


Predictions More Hopefuls Will Bow Out

The field of Republican presidential hopefuls is shrinking, and UVA's Larry Sabato expects more dropouts as we get closer to Christmas.

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Motorcyclist Dies From Injuries

A 49-year-old motorcycle rider who was injured last month has become Albemarle's 13th highway fatality of the year.

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ABC Has Discounts On Big Shopping Days

Virginia's ABC stores will have discount prices for November 27th and 30th, which many consumers call Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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Horses Lawfully Seized From Orange Farm

Veterinarians who examined horses at a farm in Orange County told a judge the animals might be dead in a week without immediate care,

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Police Want Help Finding ID Theft Suspect

City Police hope you can identify the woman shown in a photo from a Bank of America surveillance camera.

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Bush Joins Trump, Kasich As Early Filers

Jeb Bush has joined Donald Trump and John Kasich on the list of GOP presidential hopefuls who have filed petition signatures for a March 1st primary.

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RSWA Likes Modernization Plan For Ivy

The RSWA's Executive Director welcomes the Albemarle Supervisors' actions to upgrade the transfer station at the former Ivy landfill.

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Northam Kicks Off ’17 Race For Governor

Ralph Northam has officially launched his 2017 bid for the Governor's Mansion.

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Kaine: Let Congress Vote On ISIL

Senator Tim Kaine tells Congress to stop lobbing critiques and act.

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Tax Break For Virginia Businesses

Virginia businesses will be paying less unemployment insurance next year.

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Slight Drop In Virginia Thanksgiving Travel

The number of Virginians traveling this Thanksgiving holiday will be down slightly compared to last year.

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ABC Wants Johnson Suit Dismissed

The Virginia ABC Board and three of its agents are asking a federal judge to dismiss a civil lawsuit that UVA student Martese Johnson filed last month.


Friday Marks Smith Case 3rd Year

We are approaching Friday's third annivesary of the disappearance of transgender teen Dashad "Sage" Smith.

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Council Forgives Lewis & Clark Loan

City Councilors agree to forgive a loan to the Lewis and Clark Exploratory Center.

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