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Slight Increase In Local Jobless Rate

The unemployment rate in the Charlottesville region went up slightly in June.

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UVA Gets Five NEH Projects

The University of Virginia is the home of five projects funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Fenwick Will Explore Development Thursday

Councilor Bob Fenwick will discuss community development proposals Thursday with area residents.

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8th Grade Athlete Dies In Roanoke

A young athlete has died after she collapsed on a basketball court in Roanoke.

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Tuskegee Airman Dies In Smithfield

A Virginia member of the Tuskegee Airmen has died in Smithfield.

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Howell: Too Soon For Extra Session

House Speaker Bill Howell sees no reason to hold a mid-August redistricting session.

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Connolly Scolds Critics Of Iran Deal

Congressman Gerry Connolly (D- Fairfax County) is scolding critics of a nuclear deal with Iran.

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Leaders United To Stimulate Economy

Leaders of business, education, and government unite for a new approach to stimulate the economy.

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Home Sales Improved During Spring

New figures show improved home sales for the April through June quarter.

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Seeking Better Traffic Flow On East Rio

VDOT plans to change traffic signal timing and sequencing near CATEC.

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Greene Leaders Want New Meeting Rules

Greene Supervisors want new rules for public comment at future meetings.

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Library Trustees Get Report On NOW Display

The trustees of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library have received a report on a controversial display that appeared at the Central Branch

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Partial Skull Found In Amherst County

Authorities are trying to identify a partial skull that was found along the James River in Amherst County.

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School Sales Tax Holiday Coming Up

The annual back-to-school sales tax holiday is August 7-9.

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Kroger Recalls House Brands Of Spices

The KROGER grocery chain is recalling four of its house-brands of spices.

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Continental Expanding Culpeper Operation

Virginia beat out Mexico for manufacturing of a new braking system.

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Transgender Teen’s Request Rejected

A federal judge has spurned a request from a transgender teen.

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No Public Input At Greene Supervisors Mtg.

Supervisor Eddie Deane wants any possible actions taken regarding a no-interest loan for the county's top administrator to be released.

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Virginians Split On Confederate Flag

A Quinnipiac University poll shows 46% in favor of getting rid of the Confederate flag on Virginia license plates, with 45% who want to keep it.

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SNL Financial Sold To McGraw Hill

The business news operation SNL Financial is being sold to McGraw Hill Financial.

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Fluvanna Sheriff Warns About New Scam

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The Fluvanna County Sheriff's Office is warning consumers about a new scam that involves text messages.

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Two Jailed In Weekend Incident

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Two 18-year-old men are behind bars following incidents in Charlottesville and Albemarle County.

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Verizon Workers See Contract Expire

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Thousands of Verizon workers remain on the job without a new contract.

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ACLU Helps Man To Sue Petersburg

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The ACLU is going to bat for a man who has sued the City of Petersburg.

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Navy Welcomes Sub Named For Warner

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The U.S. Navy's newest submarine is named for Virginian John Warner.