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Unemployment Drops to 4.8%

Virginia's statewide jobless inched lower in July.

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New Students Move Into UVA Dorms

Thousand of new students get the Wahoo experience.

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Judge Hears Motions In Matthew Case

Albemarle Circuit Judge Cheryl Higgins considered 12 pre-trial motions Thursday that involve next year's trial of Jesse Matthew.

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Renewed Talk Of Regional Authority

There's renewed interest in creating a regional transportation authority.

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Overcrowding In Some Albemarle Schools

Some schools in Albemarle County's urban ring are overcrowded only days after classes began,

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Another Award For Pastor Alvin Edwards

Local minister and former Mayor Alvin Edwards has won another award.

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CenturyLink Service Restored

CenturyLink phone service that was disrupted Wednesday has now been restored.

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Danny Becomes First Atlantic Hurricane

Danny is the first hurricane of the 2015 season along the Atlantic coast.

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Planners Reject Changes Near 29 at 64

The Albemarle Planning Commission opposes possible zoning changes near the 29 South/I-64 intersection.

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Pipeline Critics Mobilize In Charlottesville

Critics of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline raise their voices in downtown Charlottesville.

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We Learn More About 2015 Film Festival

Movie critic and historian Leonard Maltin will be a guest of the upcoming Virginia Film Festival.

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New Academic Year Starts For Many Kids

A new academic year begins Wednesday in Albemarle County and Charlottesville.

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Councilors Propose Deal With County

City Councilors approve a resolution that deals with parking shortages in the Court Square area.

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GOP To Governor: Don’t Reappoint Judge

Republican members of the General Assembly are warning Governor McAuliffe he should not reappoint Jane Roush to Virginia's Supreme Court.

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Police Arrest JPA Burglary Suspect

City Police have arrested a suspect in a burglary on Jefferson Park Avenue.

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Lottery Has Another Successful Year

Virginia Lottery celebrates another profitable year.

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Senate Adjourns Without Approving Judge

The State Senate abruptly adjourns without approving a candidate for a Virginia Supreme Court vacancy.

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Council Wrestles With Short-Term Rentals

City councilors expect to vote next month on a revised ordinance dealing with short-term rentals.

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Councilors Delay Action On West Main

City Councilors postpone action for 90 days on West Main streetscape.

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Speed Limits Change On Two Roads

The speed limits are changing on some heavily traveled Charlottesville roads.

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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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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.