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UVA Students And Faculty Enjoy Lighting Of The Lawn

UVA holds its annual Lighting of the Lawn, and a choral group entertains at Charlottesville High School.

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New UVA Study Shows Impact Of Race In Marketing

A new UVA study shows the impact of race on marketing.

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UVA Completes Resurfacing Of Lannigan Field Track

The University of Virginia has wrapped up its resurfacing work at the Lannigan Field track.

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UVA Outperforms Rivals In Recycling Competition

UVA outperforms many rivals in a recycling competition.

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Police Charge Mother With Trying To Poison Kids

A Virginia Beach woman has been charged with trying to poison her children.

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AAA-Virginia Forecasts Slight Drop In Holiday Travel

AAA-Virginia is forecasting fewer of us will hit the road for a longer trip this Thanksgiving holiday period.

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Friends Of Sage Smith Will Hold Lee Park Vigil

Friends and admirers of Dashad Sage Smith will hold a Wednesday vigil at Lee Park.

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Harrisonburg Considers Smoking Ban In Public Housing

Harrisonburg is considering banning smoking in its public housing units.

Christmas Tree Growers Say This Year’s Crop Is Good

Virginia’s Christmas tree growers believe consumers will like this year’s crop.

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Star Of Hitchcock Classic Helps Film Festival Fill Venue

An actress who starred in Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds” has appeared at the Virginia Film Festival

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4 hours ago in Election 2016, National

Fiorina drops out of the presidential race

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina waits to be introduced at a campaign event at Maple Avenue Elementary School Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Goffstown, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

The former technology executive announced on Twitter that she is suspending her campaign.

4 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

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The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

5 hours ago in Albemarle County, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

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The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.

5 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Judge Will Decide Fate Of Ashley White

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A judge will determine the fate of Ashley White of Pulaski County, who was arrested after her young son was found dead in a septic tank.

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

House Approves Weapons Related Bills

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The House of Delegates has approved three bills that are part of a compromise worked out by Governor McAuliffe and Republican leaders.