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GOP Launches Get Out The Vote Effort

Albemarle Republicans are kicking off this year’s Get Out the Vote effort.

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Crystal Ball Updates Rating For November Contests

The University of Virginia’s Center for Politics has updated its rating on the fall races.

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There’s One More Saturday For Absentee Balloting

Every Virginia registrar will open his or her office on Saturday.

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McAuliffe And Cuccinelli Renew War Of Words For Last Debate

The Democratic and Republican nominees for Governor renewed their verbal skirmishes one last time.

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Bill Clinton Coming To Charlottesville For McAuliffe Campaign

Former President Bill Clinton will be in Charlottesville October 30th to campaign for Terry McAuliffe.

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Warner Expects Real Struggle To Avoid 2014 Shutdown

Senator Mark Warner is predicting real struggles to avoid another shutdown.

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Hillary Clinton Campaigns For McAuliffe

Former First Lady Hillary Clinton campaigned for Terry McAuliffe Saturday in Falls Church.

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Cuccinelli Blasts Obamacare Including Snags

The GOP nominee for Governor has told a national audience why he opposes Obamacare.

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Area Electoral Board Member Says Purges Are Proper

A local member of an electoral board says systematic purges of voter rolls are necessary.

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Toscano Believes His Party Benefits From Shutdown Furor

Local Delegate David Toscano believes the furor over the D.C. shutdown will help Democrats.

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U.S. marshals, police wounded, fugitive dead in NYC gunfight

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A New York Police Officer stands guard inside a cordoned area at the site of a shooting in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York on July 28, 2014.

Two U.S. marshals and a New York police detective were wounded and a fugitive wanted on sex abuse charges was killed in a shootout in Greenwich Village.

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Actor James Shigeta dies at 81

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"Die Hard," "Lost Horizon" and "Mulan" star, James Shigeta, dies at 81.

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U.S says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks

FOR USE AS DESIRED, YEAR END PHOTOS - FILE - President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, Monday, June 17, 2013. Obama and Putin discussed the ongoing conflict in Syria during their bilateral meeting.

In another sign of deteriorating relations, the U.S. government claims that Moscow has violated the Cold War treaty.

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Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting

Armed pro-Russian separatists stand guard on the suburbs of Shakhtarsk, Donetsk region on July 28, 2014.

Intense fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine kills at least 19 civilians.