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Virginia’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

The case may eventually wind up in front of the U.S. Supreme Court

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Overnight Bridge Repair On I-64 At Route 29 Interchange

There will be overnight bridge repair this week on the eastbound side of Interstate-64 at the Route 29 intersection.

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Maryland Man Killed In Nelson County Motorcycle Accident

A Maryland man was killed Saturday when his motorcycle collided with a car in Nelson County.

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Possible Presidential Hopeful To Speak In Virginia

Dr. Ben Carson, who might seek the Republican nomination for President, will speak in Richmond in October.

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Supporters Of Confederate Flags Rally In Lexington

The Sons of Confederate Veterans have rallied in Lexington in support of Confederate flags.

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Charlottesville Radio Group Stations Do Well In Progress Readers Poll

WCNR and WINA fare well in the 2014 Daily Progress Readers Choice Poll.

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First Warner-Gillespie Debate Takes Place Before Virginia Bar Association

Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie have had the first debate of the 2014 U.S. Senate campaign.

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Virginia Keeps Drug For Lethal Injections That Had Problems Elsewhere

Virginia will keep using midazolam in a three-drug cocktail for lethal injections of death row inmates.

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Minor Earthquake Happened Friday South Of TownOf Louisa

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 2.1 magnitude earthquake happened Friday afternoon in Louisa County.

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Randy Taylor Tells WINA News “I’m innocent”

The man convicted of killing Nelson County teenager Alexis Murphy tells WINA he didn't do it.

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UVA Study: Demand Outweighs Supply Of Mental Health Services

A study by a UVA economics professor shows many in our region are not receiving the mental health services they need.

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Report: SNP Produces $72 Million In Economic Benefits

The annual report has been issued on how Shenandoah National Park helps the regional economy.

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State’s Honey Bee Population Suffering

Between October and April, the bee population dropped by 33%

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Judge Upholds Jury Sentence For Randy Taylor

A Nelson County judge has told Randy Allen Taylor he must spend two life terms in prison.

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Albemarle Prosecutor Elaborates On Weiner Case

The Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney has highlighted additional details of the Mark Weiner case.

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Madison Man Charged In Dog Bite Case

A Madison County man faces several charges in the wake of a dog biting incident.

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Governor Orders State Agencies To Contract More With Certain Firms

Governor McAuliffe wants state agencies to do more business with firms headed by minorities and women.

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Researchers Examine Who Benefits From Higher Minumum Wage

UVA's Weldon Cooper Center has researched who would benefit if the minimum wage reaches $10.10 per hour.

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Judge Delays Sentencing For Mark Weiner

An Albemarle judge has delayed the sentencing for Mark Lawrence Weiner.

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Sierra Club Wants Pesticide Ban In City Parks

Our region's Sierra Club wants city officials to stop using pesticides in parks and other places.

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The Beatles wanted to film ‘Lord of the Rings’

FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

Peter Jackson reveals John Lennon could have played Gollum in a Stanley Kubrick directed LOTR adaptation.

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Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ sequel set for 2017

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Marvel unveils plans to press ahead with a sequel to "Guardians of the Galaxy," days before the superhero movie even hits theaters.