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Libertarian Nominee For Governor Outlines His Platform

Libertarian Robert Sarvis has outlined his goals in the contest for Governor.

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New Rasmussen Survey Shows Voter Support For Major Figures

A new statewide survey from Rasmussen Reports shows Governor McDonnell and President Obama get the backing of most Virginia voters.

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Joe Biden Will Help Democrats Raise Money For Fall Campaigns

The man who’s a heartbeat away from the Presidency will return to Virginia on Saturday.

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Virginia Voters Get Three Choices In Governor’s Race

Libertarian candidate for Governor Robert Sardis has qualified for Virginia’s November 5th ballot.

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Supreme Court Ruling Won’t Affect Virginia Ban On Gay Marriages

Virginia’s 2006 constitutional amendment than bans same-sex marriages is unaffected by a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

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Virginians Speak Out On Supreme Court’s Voting Rights Ruling

Virginians are speaking out about the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that voids a part of the 1965 Voting Rights Act.

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Former Supervisor Tony Iachetta Has Died

Former Albemarle Supervisor Tony Iachetta has passed away.

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Advocates Of Restoring Voting Rights Face New Challenge

Virginia organizations that are eager to get non-violent offenders registered to vote still face challenges.

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Scottsville Residents Have Options For Giving Supervisors Input

Scottsville District residents have options for letting the Albemarle Supervisors know how they feel about candidates for a vacant seat.

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Snyder Will Help Cuccinelli With Fundraising

Pete Snyder’s campaign for Lieutenant Governor is over, but he’s now helping GOP nominee for Governor Ken Cuccinelli with fundraising.

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5 hours ago in Election, Local, Surrounding Counties

New GOP Hopeful Enters Race

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Andrew Griffin, who's from the Lynchburg area, has become the fifth Republican to voice interest in the House seat that Robert Hurt will vacate later this year.

6 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

City Police Investigate Gunfire Reports

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City Police investigate reports of shots being fired in the 700-block of Prospect Avenue.

18 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events.

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The week’s best sports shots

Mark Macaspac leaps off the Super Bowl 50 sign inside Super Bowl City Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Francisco. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

A look at some of the biggest moments and best plays in sports this week.

19 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Puppies predict Super Bowl 50

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Right or wrong, one thing is for sure: these puppies are adorable!