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Authorities Say Murphy And Harrington Cases Are Not Linked

Law enforcement agencies see no links between the Alexis Murphy and Morgan Harrington cases.

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FBI Releases Likeness Of Missing Nelson Teen

The FBI has released the likeness of missing Nelson County teenager Alexis Tiara Murphy.

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Area Residents Get Bogus Tornado Warning

Some area residents got an accidental false alarm that told them a tornado was imminent.

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UPDATE: Stuarts Draft Man Killed In Accident On I-64

One person was killed in an accident early Thursday morning on eastbound Interstate-64 at the base of Afton Mountain. The…

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Friends Of Missing Teen Will Hold Vigil

A candlelight vigil will take place Thursday night for a 17-year-old girl who has not been since August 3rd.

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UVA Gets #1 Ranking Among Public Colleges

Princeton Review’s list of the nation’s best public colleges found a lot to like in Virginia.

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Dave Blount Becomes Acting Chief Of TJPDC

Dave Blount is now the acting director of the Thomas Jefferson District Planning Commission.

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Virginia And AMTRAK Have New Deal For Passenger Rail

Virginia and AMTRAK have worked out a deal that involves passenger rail service.

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Dittmar Launches Bid For Scottsville District Seat

Jane Dittmar has officially become a candidate for the Scottsville District supervisor’s seat.

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Board Sees Gaps Between Early Estimates And Final Project Costs

Albemarle Supervisors have discussed a gap between the early estimates for major projects and the final costs.

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Fairfax Gets Warrant For Jesse Matthew

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A warrant has been issued against Jesse Matthew in connection with a sexual assault nine years ago in Fairfax.

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Smoke Detector Credited For Containing Hardy Drive Fire

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The city fire department is giving credit to a working smoke detector for keeping a fire on Hardy Drive from getting worse.

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WATCH: Justin Bieber’s boxing lessons

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The pop star is reportedly taking boxing lessons from Floyd Mayweather ... and Conan O'Brien has the footage.

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The most epic safety video ever made

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New Zealand knows why you want to visit, and they're playing along.

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Sears to close stores, lay off thousands of employees

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Sears will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close more than 100 stores, many before Christmas.