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Matthew Lawyers Have Revised Deadline

The defense lawyers for Jesse Matthew have a revised deadline for requesting a change of venue, if they want to go that route.

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Augusta School Bus Crash Injures Kids

An Augusta County school bus carrying middle and high school kids crashed Wednesday afternoon in the Fishersville area.

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House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

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Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.

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House Debates Proposed Smoking Fines

The House of Delegates is debating possible penalties for parents or grandparents who smoke in a car when someone under the age of 8 is a passenger.

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Senate Approves Concealed Carry Bill

A bill that makes it easier for people with a protective order to get a concealed weapons permit has won Senate approval.

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House Approves Weapons Related Bills

The House of Delegates has approved three bills that are part of a compromise worked out by Governor McAuliffe and Republican leaders.

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Judge Will Decide Fate Of Ashley White

A judge will determine the fate of Ashley White of Pulaski County, who was arrested after her young son was found dead in a septic tank.

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UVA Overwhelms VA Tech 67-49

UVA crushed in-state and ACC rival Virginia Tech 67-49 on Tuesday night at the John Paul Jones Arena.

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School Board Okays Preliminary Budget

The Albemarle School Board okays preliminary budget.

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Property Owners Vent About West Main

Many property owners along West Main Street don't like proposed changes to that corridor.

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Toscano Makes Plea To Lawmakers

Delegate David Toscano (D- Charlottesville) wants more socially conservative lawmakers to withdraw their proposals to limit gay and lesbian rights.

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State Senate Passes Marriage Bill

The State Senate approves legislation dealing with marriages when one partner is under 18.

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Senators Okay Bill On Sanctuary Cities

State Senators approve a bill that might punish sanctuary cities or counties.

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Dead Girl’s Father Appears On Dr. Phil

The father of the late Nicole Madison Lovell tells a nationwide audience about the final weeks of his daughter's life.

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Bloomberg Ad Rips Into Governor

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a former political ally of Terry McAuliffe, blasted the Governor in a Richmond Times-Dispatch ad.

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State Senator Changes Her Mind Twice

A state senator reversed course twice in the same day regarding a judgeship.

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Kaine Says Zika Can Be Contained

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine says the nation's doctors, nurses, and hospitals can meet the challenge posed by the Zika virus.

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Forbes Seeks New Term

Eight-term Congressman Randy Forbes is seeking another term this year, and his upcoming campaign will be in a different district.

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Sanders Opens Local Campaign Office

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will open a new Charlottesville area campaign office Wednesday evening.

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People gather next to tributes placed near a mural of British singer David Bowie by artist Jimmy C, in Brixton, south London, Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. Bowie, the other-worldly musician who broke pop and rock boundaries with his creative musicianship, nonconformity, striking visuals and a genre-spanning persona he christened Ziggy Stardust, died of cancer Sunday aged 69. He was born in Brixton. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

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Matthew Lawyers Have Revised Deadline

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Matthew Jesse In Court 092614 (from SAGA)

The defense lawyers for Jesse Matthew have a revised deadline for requesting a change of venue, if they want to go that route.

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Augusta School Bus Crash Injures Kids

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An Augusta County school bus carrying middle and high school kids crashed Wednesday afternoon in the Fishersville area.

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House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

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The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

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Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

29 north at Hydraulic

The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.