Virginia Assembly

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1 day ago

Ruling On Virginia Redistricting

The U.S. Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal from Republicans over the redrawing of the Virginia congressional districts.

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1 day ago

GOP Files Lawsuit Over Felon Rights

State Republicans are asking the Virginia Supreme Court to block more than 200,000 convicted felons from having their rights restored.

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2 days ago

UVA Wraps Up Another Academic Year

The University of Virginia has lowered the curtain on its 187th academic year.

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2 days ago

Report Shows Many Illegal Immigrants In Jail

A new report from a state agency shows Virginia's jails are housing many illegal immigrants.

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4 days ago

More Money For Pretrial Assessment

Virginia has a new initiative that helps determine who should and shouldn't await trial behind bars.

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5 days ago

Judge Upholds Photo ID Law

A Richmond-based federal judge has upheld Virginia's 2013 law that requires voters to show a valid photo ID at the polls.

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5 days ago

Deeds, Toscano Review 2016 Session

Two local lawmakers reviewed the 2016 General Assembly session during a town hall meeting Wednesday night.

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1 week ago

State Worker Pay Hike Threatened

The Virginia Secretary of Finance has warned lawmakers about lagging revenue that could threaten state employee pay raises.

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1 week ago

Garrett Says He’s Ready For Dittmar

State Senator Tom Garrett (R- Buckingham County) says he's ready to battle Democrat Jane Dittmar in the upcoming election for a local seat in Congress.

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New Movie Tells Story Of Loving Case

A movie about an interracial couple from Caroline County had its debut this week at the Cannes Film Festival.

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1 week ago

Garrett Wins GOP House Nomination

State Senator Tom Garrett (R- Buckingham County) is his party's nominee for the 5th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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2 weeks ago

New Jobs Coming To Orange County

Orange County officials are celebrating the expansion of Lohmann Specialty Coatings which will add to the workforce.

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2 weeks ago

Restoring Felons’ Rights Dispute Continues

The war of words over Governor McAuliffe's executive order on felons getting their rights restored continues.

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2 weeks ago

Supervisors Continue To Debate Projects

The Albemarle Supervisors continue to debate possible projects for a Novembet bond referendum.

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2 weeks ago

Area Lawmakers Address Senior Statesmen

Three area lawmakers have updated the Senior Statesmen of Virginia regarding the General Assembly.

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2 weeks ago

Radford To Raise Tuition

Radford University is planning a modest increase in tuition for the 2016-'17.

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2 weeks ago

Advice For First-Time Voters

The only local member of the State Board of Elections wants up-to-date voter rolls as we approach the November 8th presidential contest.

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2 weeks ago

City School Board Adds Student Voices

The Charlottesville School Board will get some student representation at the start of the fall semester.

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2 weeks ago

AFL-CIO Urges No Vote On Ballot Item

The President of the Virginia AFL-CIO wants voters to reject a proposed constitutional amendment that's part of the November 8th ballot.

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3 weeks ago

Former House Of Delegates Member Dies

Johnny Joannou, a former member of the House of Delegates from Portsmouth, has passed away.

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Judge finds enough evidence for Cosby to go to trial on sex assault

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ill Cosby was set to return to criminal court on Tuesday for the first time since his lawyers' failed effort to have the sexual assault charges against him thrown out.

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Local Retail Sales Up Again

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Another strong showing for retail sales in our area.

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Video gaming returns to TV with new league

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Competitive video gaming returns to TV with the launch of a 10-week gaming league that will be broadcast on TBS.

2 hours ago in Entertainment

Changes are coming to Twitter

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User names and attachments - including photos and videos - will no longer count towards the length of a tweet, but the 140-character limit will stay.

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‘Pink Panther’ star Burt Kwouk dies at 85

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He also starred in numerous films, among them three James Bond movies including "Goldfinger."