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New Panel For Transit Improvements

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District is helping to set up a new committee that will strive to improve the local transportation network.

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New VEC Data On Various Jobs

The Virginia Employment Commission has new data on industries where paychecks are growing or shrinking.

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Carson Joins Republicans Filing Petitions

Ben Carson has become the latest 2016 presidential hopeful who's filed enough petition signatures for the March 1st Republican primary.


Predictions More Hopefuls Will Bow Out

The field of Republican presidential hopefuls is shrinking, and UVA's Larry Sabato expects more dropouts as we get closer to Christmas.

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Motorcyclist Dies From Injuries

A 49-year-old motorcycle rider who was injured last month has become Albemarle's 13th highway fatality of the year.

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Thanksgiving Dinner Prices Dip Slightly

The cost of a Thanksgiving dinner is cheaper this year for many Virginians.

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ABC Has Discounts On Big Shopping Days

Virginia's ABC stores will have discount prices for November 27th and 30th, which many consumers call Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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Horses Lawfully Seized From Orange Farm

Veterinarians who examined horses at a farm in Orange County told a judge the animals might be dead in a week without immediate care,

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Police Want Help Finding ID Theft Suspect

City Police hope you can identify the woman shown in a photo from a Bank of America surveillance camera.

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Seeking Minorities In Law Enforcement

Attorney General Mark Herring says he wants to see more police officers and sheriff's deputies who come from minority populations.

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Friday Rally For Dashad Sage Smith

A rally on behalf of transgender teen Dashad Sage Smith will begin at 5:30 p.m. Friday at the city's Lee Park.

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Bush Joins Trump, Kasich As Early Filers

Jeb Bush has joined Donald Trump and John Kasich on the list of GOP presidential hopefuls who have filed petition signatures for a March 1st primary.

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RSWA Likes Modernization Plan For Ivy

The RSWA's Executive Director welcomes the Albemarle Supervisors' actions to upgrade the transfer station at the former Ivy landfill.

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Women Convicted After Dog’s Death

Two women who used to work at a Richmond area pet store have been convicted following a dog's death in a heated cage dryer.

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Bedford Judge Delays Murder Trial

A judge in Bedford County has delayed the trial of a man who's charged with killing two pre-teen sisters in 1975.

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Montgomery Schools Will Have Flag Ban

The Montgomery County School Board has approved a new dress code that won't let students wear clothes that display the Confederate flag.

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Northam Kicks Off ’17 Race For Governor

Ralph Northam has officially launched his 2017 bid for the Governor's Mansion.

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Kaine: Let Congress Vote On ISIL

Senator Tim Kaine tells Congress to stop lobbing critiques and act.

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Tax Break For Virginia Businesses

Virginia businesses will be paying less unemployment insurance next year.


State Expects Spike In Medicaid

Virginia's latest economic forecast includes a big spike in Medicaid funding.

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