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Bill Forcing Dominion To Comply With FOI Gets Killed

Legislation requiring Dominion Resources to comply with Virginia's FOI law has been rejected.

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$500 Reward For Information On Beaverdam Market Robbery

A reward has been put out for the man who robbed a Fluvanna County convenience store and attacked its clerk…

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President Sullivan Vows To Improve Student Safety

UVA's President says the school will be a leader in battling sexual violence.

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Two Charged With Soliciting Minor

Two men, one from Charlottesville and the other from Culpeper County, have been charged with soliciting a minor.

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Value Of Taxable Property Rose In Charlottesville

The value of taxable property in Charlottesville increased by 2.38%.

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Teachers Plead For Higher Salaries

Many Albemarle County teachers have urged the school board to pursue higher salaries for their employees.

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Many Denounce Proposed Rio-29 Interchange

Albemarle County Supervisor Ken Boyd will introduce a motion that VDOT conduct a small area study before putting the project in the fast lane.

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State Workers Might Get Pay Increase

The chairman of the House Appropriations Committee says public employees might get salary increases.

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Committee Kills Measure Cutting SOLs

A state senate committee has balked at legislation that would eliminate more standardized tests.

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Effort To End Ultrasound Law Stopped

A State Senate committee has rejected legislation that would overturn a law involving ultrasounds.

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Illiness Halts Classes At Hampden-Sydney

Hampden-Sydney College has called off classes until next week.

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Afton Store Robbed

There was an armed robbery Wednesday night at a Nelson County store.

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Resentment To Panhellenic Conference Advice

Many University of Virginia students resent the advice being dispensed by the National Panhellenic Conference.

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UVA Hires Firm For Off-Grounds Security

UVA has hired a company to provide security in neighborhoods near the Grounds.

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Bill Linking Marijuana Derivatives To Epilepsy Clears Panel

A bill linking marijuana derivatives with epilepsy has been approved by a State Senate committee.

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Gaughan Running For Rivanna District Supervisor

A Democrat who ran for Congress now wants to be an Albemarle supervisor.

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Testimony To Expand State DNA Data Bank

Several people went before the Senate Courts and Justice Committee and the House Criminal Law Sub-committee on Wednesday to testify…

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Iachetta, Commander Plead Guilty To Misdemeanors

Former Charlottlesville Registrar Sheri Iachetta and former electoral board member Stephanie Commander have pleaded guilty to misdemeanors related to the use of city-owned cell phones.

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Pot Bill Goes Up In Smoke

Bill would've made the maximum penalty for marijuana possession a $100 fine.

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Bomb Threat Evacuates Monticello High

Students were bused to Cale Elementary as police investigated.

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Duke Ends The Streak, Defeating Virginia 69-63

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Three point shooting down the stretch pushes Duke past Virginia.

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Super Bowl: From humble beginnings to king of sports

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From modest beginnings of cheap tickets and empty seats to $4.5 million for a 30-second TV ad, the Super Bowl is the undisputed king of U.S. sporting events.

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Feds seize $19.5M in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl

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More than 325,000 counterfeit jerseys and Super Bowl-related merchandise were seized by the NFL and law enforcement.