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Virginia Firefighters Take Off For Oregon

Nearly two dozen Virginia firefighters have headed to the West Coast.

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Police Charge Man With Posing As U.S. Marshal

Police have charged a man with impersonating a U.S. marshal.

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Trespassers Arrested At Albemarle Quarry Site

Two swimmers in an old quarry face charges of public intoxication and underage alcohol possession.

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New Mental Health Reform Panel Begins Work

A new mental health reform panel has begun its work.

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Many Virginia Lawmakers Work To Preserve Training Centers

Many of Virginia's federal lawmakers, including Robert Hurt, want to preserve state training centers.

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Our Community Farm In Shenandoah Shuts Down

Our Community Farm In Shenandoah County has shut its doors.

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Virginia Oyster Harvest Has Another Big Surge

Virginia's oyster harvest has had another large surge.

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City Police Look For Credit Card Theft Suspects

City Police are asking for your help in finding two men suspected of stealing and using a credit card.

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Car Hits VDOT Line-Painting Truck

There were no serious injuries when a car ran into a VDOT line-painting truck early Monday on westbound I-64 near mile-marker 116.

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City Sets New Hours, Fees For CLASS Program

The city schools have a new fee schedule for the CLASS program, which provides child care.

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More Closings, Delays This Week At McIntire-Bypass Construction

The city is warning drivers to expect more lane closures and delays linked to McIntire Road Extended.

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Gaughan Campaign Manager Speaks To Area Democrats

The campaign manager for congressional hopeful Lawrence Gaughan has met with area Democratic leaders.

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Call For State To Keep Interest In Wind Power

Environmental groups lobby Virginia's elected leaders to stay interested in wind power.

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Santiago Family Calls Off Weekend Vigil

The family of Bonnie Santiago called off a vigil it had planned for Saturday in Albemarle County.

State Board Elections

State Agency Tells Salahi He Won’t Be On Fall Ballot

A man who gained a reputation for crashing a White House party won't be on Virginia ballots this November.

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Kaine Favors Overturning Hobby Lobby Decision

Senator Tim Kaine (D- Richmond) believes Congress should try to overturn the Hobby Lobby decision.

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Russians Prohibit Jim Moran From Entering Their Country

Russia has banned a retiring member of Virginia's congressional delegation from coming to visit.

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Morrissey Pleads Not Guilty; Will Stand Trial In December

Veteran Delegate Joe Morrissey (D- Henrico County) will stand trial on felony charges on December 15th.

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UVA Class Of 2018 Gets Summer Orientation

Many members of the Class of 2018 have had a preview of their late August move into a UVA dorm.

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Area Lawmakers React To Crash Of Flight Over Ukraine

Virginia's U.S. Senate and House members are reacting to the crash of a passenger flight in Ukraine.

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Star sprinter Torrin Lawrence dies at 25

FILE - In this June 20, 2013 file photo, Torrin Lawrence reacts after his heat in the senior men's 400-meter dash at the U.S. Championships athletics meet in Des Moines, Iowa. Former University of Georgia 400-meter runner Torrin Lawrence died in a car accident early Monday, July 28, 2014 in Cordele, Ga. He was 25.

Celebrated track star Torrin Lawrence has been killed in a tragic road accident in Georgia.

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Judge gives go-ahead for $2 billion sale of NBA’s Clippers

With her attorney Pierce O'Donnell, right, Shelly Sterling, center, talks to reporters after a judge ruled in her favor and against her estranged husband, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the NBA basketball team, outside Los Angeles Superior Court, Monday, July 28, 2014.

Shelly Sterling can proceed with the record $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers despite her husband's objections, a judge ruled on Monday.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: How to cool a drink in two minutes

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Never drink a lukewarm beverage again! Check out this helpful summer trick.