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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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Prosecutor Accuses Lawyer Of Posting Nude Pictures Of Her Online

Albemarle Commonwealth’s Attorney Denise Lunsford is accusing a Missouri lawyer of posting nude pictures of her online.

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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New Driving Laws For Seniors On January 1st

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Changes in driving laws are coming for seniors on January 1st.

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Study: Dozens Of Deaths At Unlicensed Day Care Centers

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A study shows there have been dozens of deaths at unlicensed day care centers over the past ten years.

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Morrissey Says He Won’t Run As Democrat

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Henrico Delegate Joe Morrissey says he won't seek the Democratic nomination to run for the seat he's vacating.

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Local Christmas Tree Recycling Announced

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The annual Christmas tree recycling program for Charlottesville and Albemarle has been announced.