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Potholes Close Rio/29 Turn Lane

Heavy rain led to potholes in Rio Road's right turn lane onto Route 29.


Virginia Wines Set New Sales Record

Wine sales increased almost 2% for a new high; cider sales also showed tremendous growth.

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Virginia Film Festival Announces Lineup

This year's Virginia Film Festival will include Meg Ryan, Oliver Stone and Leonard Maltin.

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Ex-Girlfriend: Matthew Raped As Child

An ex-girlfriend of the man accused of killing Hannah Graham and Morgan Harrington says he was sexually abused as a child.

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Abortion Rights Backers Rally At Clinic

More than a dozen braved the weather to wave signs and show their support.

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Doug Wilder Writes Autobiography

Onetime Virginia Governor Doug Wilder has written an autobiography.

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Friends Of Shifflett Seek Answers

Friends and family of a Charlottesville homicide victim are demanding what they call "Justice 4 Jay."

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Police Search For Suspects In Assault

UVA Police are searching for several young non-students who are accused of an aggravated assault.

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Gunshot Enters Troy Area Home

Albemarle Police investigate a gunshot that was fired into a house in the Troy area.

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Many Kids Will Spend More Time In Class

Charlottesville kids who are struggling to read and write will spend more time in class.

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Governor Refuses Stay Of Execution

Unless the U.S. Supreme Court intervenes, Virginia will execute Alfredo Prieto on Thursday night.

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City Police Probe Attempted Abduction

Charlottesville Police are investigating an attempted abduction.

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Albemarle Clerk Restores Licenses

Debbie Shipp, the Clerk of Albemarle Circuit Court, says her office has restored marriage licenses dating back to 1780.

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Survey Shows Virginia Teachers Fare Well

A nationwide survey shows Virginia's teachers are better off than many others.

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Hazardous Waste Days Happen Soon

Charlottesville and Albemarle residents can dispose of old paint cans, motor oil, herbicides and pesticides Friday and Saturday.

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Public Can Weigh In On Crowded Schools

A panel that's exploring redistricting options for Greer Elementary and Albemarle High will hear from the public at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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Lane Closures This Week At 29/Rio

There will nightly lane closures this week involving the Rio Road at 29 North intersection.

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48 Hours Features Graham Case

CBS airs a "48 Hours" report on last year's disappearance of Hannah Graham, and the discovery of her remains.

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Police Investigate Reported Sexual Assault

UVA Police say the Office of the Dean of Students got a recent report of a woman being sexually assaulted at an unidentified fraternity house.


Harry Reid Speaks At UVA

Retiring U.S. Senator Harry Reid (D-Nevada) was the first featured speaker for UVA's Joseph Smith Lecture on Religious Liberty.

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UVA Opens ACC Play Saturday At Pitt

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Virginia travels to Pitt to open ACC play, follow the Hoos starting at 10am Saturday morning.

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NFL: More in Europe, and maybe L.A. as well


You are going to see more NFL games played overseas.

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Blatter, Platini suspended from soccer by FIFA’s ethics body


FIFA President Sepp Blatter and his possible successor, European soccer chief UEFA Michel Platini, have been provisionally suspended for 90 days, the ethics committee of football's global governing body said.