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Emotional Vigil At WDBJ

There was an emotional vigil Thursday outside a Roanoke TV station that had employed two recent murder victims.

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Tentative ID Of Human Remains

Albemarle Police await confirmation from the Medical Examiner's Office.

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UVA Hosts Forum On Racial Inequalities

UVA hosts a forum on racial inequalities.

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McDonnell Lawyers Appeal To Supreme Court

Bob McDonnell's lawyers tell the U.S. Supreme Court the former governor has been a victim of overly zealous federal prosecutors.

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School Board Struggles With Capital Needs

The Albemarle School Board continues to wrestle with its list of renovation needs.

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International Group Honors Eggleston

An international group honors Albemarle Fire Chief Dan Eggleston.

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UPDATE: Missing Woman Found

Albemarle Police say they've found a woman reported missing earlier in the area of Carter Mountain.

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Firm Has Test Towers For Wind Farm

A local firm builds test towers for a Botetourt County wind farm.

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Human Remains Found At I-64 – Route 20

Skeletal remains believed to be those of a male were found late Wednesday afternoon at I-64 and Route 20.

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More Details On WDBJ Shootings

State Police say the suspect in the shooting deaths of two WDBJ employees took his own life after killing a reporter and cameraman.

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Stop-And-Frisk Lawsuit Moves Forward

A Charlotesville judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit against the city that deals with police stop and frisk procedures.

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City Names New Fire Chief

Charlottesville's next fire chief is a UVA graduate who now works in Henrico County.

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Cox Faces Write-In Challenge

A woman is trying to unseat David Cox, the chairman of the Greene County Board of Supervisors.

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Yogaville Wants To Delay Pipeline

Residents of Yogaville in Buckingham County are calling for more study of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline project.

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Renewed Permit For UVA Rowers

UVA's rowing program can keep using the Rivanna Reservoir through 2017.

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UPDATE: Injuries In Augusta Bus Crash

The driver and 20 students were injured Tuesday morning in a school bus accident in Augusta County.

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Male Body Found Near JMU Campus

Harrisonburg Police say an adult male body was found Tuesday near the JMU campus.

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Two More Eagles Return To Wild

Two more Virginia bald eagles are returning to the wild.

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Hollywood Figures Want To Rename School

Two Hollywood figures hope to change the name of their old high school.

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Bob McDonnell Free For Now

Chief Justice John Roberts sets a deadline for federal prosecutors to respond to a new development in the Bob McDonnell saga.

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‘Siri, can you give me a hint?’ Apple confirms September event

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The rumors are true: Apple will host an event Sept. 9 in San Francisco.

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Netflix drug drama ‘Narcos’ blurs line between cartels, agents

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Not all cops are good guys and not all drug suppliers are obvious villains in the dark drug drama "Narcos," a bilingual examination of the history of cocaine smuggling in America and its most menacing supplier.

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The secret to Rob Lowe’s ageless face

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The 51-year-old actor will star in a new series this fall, "The Grinder," and still looks as good as ever.

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Medical Report On WDBJ Shooting Victims

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The state medical examiner has released more information on the shooting deaths of Alison Parker and Adam Ward.

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Pink Floyd’s flying pig set for auction

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Executives at Air Artists, the firm behind the floating porky, are selling off the blow-up pig as part of a rock memorabilia sale, which will also feature items created for the Rolling Stones, Iron Maiden and AC/DC.