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Authorities Investigate Threatening Emails Sent To Cuccinelli Campaign

Law enforcement agencies investigate threatening emails that were sent to the Ken Cuccinelli campaign.

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Homeland Security Nominee Says He Didn’t Give McAuliffe Special Treatment

A nominee for a top federal post denies suggestions he gave candidate for Governor Terry McAuliffe some special treatment.

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Whitehead Disagrees With Albemarle Prosecutor’s Advice To Supervisors

The founder of the Rutherford Institute doesn’t like the legal advice that Albemarle Commonwealth’s Attorney Denise Lunsford gave the county supervisors.

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Albemarle Supervisors And School Board Brainstorm Regarding Future Goals

The Albemarle Supervisors and the County School Board devoted much of Thursday to discussing their future goals.

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Albemarle Schools Hire Their New Chief Operating Officer

The Albemarle Schools have hired their new Chief Operating Officer.

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Plane Lands Safely At CHO After Report Of Engine Problem

There was an aircraft emergency at CHO Thursday morning, but the plane landed safely.

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Barrett Center To Close

One official with the Barrett Early Learning Center says there’s a glimmer of hope that the daycare facility could stay open.

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Candidates For Governor To Face Off On Farm Issues

The Virginia Farm Bureau Federation says the two major candidates for governor will discuss farm and forestry issues at a forum Aug. 2 in Wytheville.

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Brain Injury Center Closes

The federal government has closed a center in Charlottesville that provided treatment for military members and veterans with traumatic brain injuries.

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Concern Raised Over Possible Medicare Cuts

More than 80 percent of patients on dialysis for kidney disease rely on Medicare to help fund their treatment.

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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.