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McAuliffe Holds Cash Advantage Over Cuccinelli

New campaign finance reports show Democrat Terry McAuliffe has roughly rwice the cash-on-hand of Republican Ken Cuccinelli.

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Democrats Add More Local Stops As Primary Gets Closer

More of the Democrats who are running for statewide offices have included events in our area.

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Council Hopefuls Share Their Views On Environment And Transportation

Seven candidates for City Council seats are highlighting their views on environmental issues and transportation.

Sabato Reacts To Bachmann’s Planned Retirement In 2014

A University of Virginia political expert is reacting to a controversial Minnesota lawmaker’s decision to retire.

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First Debate Set For Cuccinelli And McAuliffe

We now know when the two major party candidates for Governor will have their first debate. The Virginia Bar Association…

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New GOP Ticket Rallies Voters

The new Republican ticket made a stop to rally voters at the Albemarle GOP headquarters.

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Hurt endorses Bell in Attorney General race

A member of Congress is supporting Rob Bell’s campaign for Attorney General.

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GOP activits hear from Lt. Governor candidates

Seven Republicans who want to be the next Lieutenant Governor are aggressively pursuing delegates to this week’s State GOP convention.

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Republicans choose nominee for special election

A 12-year veteran of the House of Delegates is the Republicans’ choice for a special election.

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County Democrats elect new chair

The Albemarle Democrats have a new leader.

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NFL bars violent offenders from rookie scouting combine

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The National Football League has decided individuals who have convictions for domestic violence, sexual assault or weapon offenses will no longer be allowed to participate in the NFL Scouting Combine.

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

Sanders Opens Local Campaign Office

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Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. listens to testimony. Over two hundred member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars attended a joint meeting of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committee on Tuesday, March 4, 2008 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Lauren Victoria Burke/WDCPIX.COM)

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will open a new Charlottesville area campaign office Wednesday evening.

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Will Ferrell wants to be the new animal expert on ‘The Late Show’

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Stephen Colbert's "The Late Show" doesn’t have an animal expert yet, so why shouldn’t it be Will Ferrell?

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

UVA Health System Wins Dabney Award

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The UVA Health System is the winner of this year's Dabney Award from the Chamber of Commerce.

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

Kaine Says Zika Can Be Contained

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U.S. Senator Tim Kaine says the nation's doctors, nurses, and hospitals can meet the challenge posed by the Zika virus.