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Developments In Gifting Probe Not Expected Anytime Soon

Investigators hint there may not be any big developments in a gifting probe for many weeks.

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City Registrar Sees Many Absentee Voters

City Registrar Sheri Iachetta says she’s seen many absentee voters in the current election cycle.

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Candidates Hear From Downtown Residents, Business Owners

City Council hopefuls hear from downtown business leaders and North Downtown residents.

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Frayed Nerves For Lawmakers As Federal Shutdown Continues

Virginia lawmakers say they want the current federal budget stalemate to end soon.

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Lt. Gov. Hopefuls Battle In Norfolk; A.G. Candidates Debate In Leesburg

Candidates for Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General had debates in Norfolk and Lessburg.

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Newsmax/Zogby Shows Tight Race For Governor

A new poll from Newsmax/Zobgy shows a tight contest for Governor.

Tea Party Hosts Candidates Forum

Many candidates for local offices attended a Tea Party forum.

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CAAR Endorses Szakos, Thomas, Dittmar

The Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors is backing three candidates for local offices.

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SAT Test Results Show Improvement

State and local officials see higher average scores on SAT tests.

Cuccinelli, McAuliffe Debate In Northern Virginia

The two major candidates for governor squared off at a debate Wednesday night in Fairfax.

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.