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Staff Of Governor-Elect Continues To Take Shape

Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe has tapped more people for his administration.

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Democrats Choose Eastern Shore Lawmaker For Special Election

An Accomack County Delegate is the Democrats’ choice for a special election.

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Local Names On McAuliffe Transition Panel

Some local names appear on Governor-Elect Terry McAuliffe’s transition team.

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Obenshain Says Herring Victory Claims Are Premature

Mark Obenshain says Mark Herring’s victory claims are premature.

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SBE Total: Herring Unofficial Winner By 164 Votes

Democrat Mark Herring has a 164 vote lead in the attorney general race following the posting of final figures from the State Board of Elections.

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Error In Richmond Gives Herring Lead In Ballot Count

Mark Herring is now the unofficial leader in the Attorney General’s race.

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Dittmar Becomes Albemarle’s Newest Supervisor

Albemarle has a new county supervisor.

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Major Parties Pick Candidates Soon For Northam Seat

Democrats and Republicans will meet soon to pick nominee for Ralph Northam’s seat.

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Obenshain Clings To Razor-Thin Lead

Mark Obenshain clings to a narrow lead in the ballot count for Attorney General.

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Virginia’s Next Governor Announces Future Executive Orders

Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe says he will sign two Executive Orders in mid-January.

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

Gilmore Ends Bid For White House

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Former Governor Jim Gilmore has ended his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination.

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Toscano Gets Unique Experience

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Area lawmaker David Toscano has taken a memorable journey in a driverless car.

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Elkton Man Dies In Crash Near Grottoes

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A 25-year-old Grottoes man becomes Augusta County's latest highway fatality.

22 hours ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning holds up the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Matt York)

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

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The weekend sports schedule

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Here's a look at this weekend's sports schedule.