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UVA Outperforms Rivals In Recycling Competition

UVA outperforms many rivals in a recycling competition.

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Retail Sales Improve During First Part Of 2013

There’s another positive report on retails sales in our region.

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Fire Damages Apartment Deck At Mallside Forest

A small fire damaged a deck of a unit at Mallside Forest.

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UVA Has Two More Rhodes Scholars

The University of Virginia has expanded its list of Rhodes Scholars.

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City Jury Convicts Turner Of Second-Degree Murder

A city jury has convicted Wanda Maria Turner of second-degree murder.

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Virginia’s Jobless Rate Holds Steady At 5.6%

There was no change in Virginia’s unemployment rate for October.

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Google Picks Chantilly As Virginia’s Top E-City

Google has selected Chantilly as Virginia’s top e-city.

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Governor-Elect Announces His Pick For Transportation Board

Governor-Elect McAuliffe announces his choice for Secretary of Transportation.

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Local Man Joins FEC

A longtime local resident has joined the Federal Election Commission.

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AAA-Virginia Forecasts Slight Drop In Holiday Travel

AAA-Virginia is forecasting fewer of us will hit the road for a longer trip this Thanksgiving holiday period.

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Mayors from big cities around globe push climate initiatives

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The mayors of major cities from around the world are banding together to fight global warming by investing in public transportation and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy.

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Seth MacFarlane returning to Fox with new sci-fi series

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The "Family Guy" star is producing a new series set 300 years in the future.

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Amber Alert From Spotsylvania County

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An Amber Alert has been issued from Spotsylvania County.

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Fired up by Sanders, Democrats shift left on health care

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As the Obama administration is counting down its final year in office, many Democrats are finding less to like about the president's health care law.

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U.S. to boost airport staffing to manage long security lines

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With airlines worried that long security lines may discourage summer travelers, the U.S. government said it will add airport staff and bomb-sniffing dogs and ramp up pre-screening enrollment efforts.