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Toscano Welcomes Possibilities For Wind-Powered Energy

A local lawmaker welcomes new developments involving wind-powered energy generation.

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Federal Agency Gets Upset Over Charges For Phone Calls In Virginia Prisons

A federal agency wants to know why phone companies that service Virginia prisons charge so much for calls.

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UVA Makes Another List Of America’s Top Colleges

The University of Virginia has made another list of the nation’s best colleges.

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UVA Task Force Will Scrutinize Some Policies And Practices

The University of Virginia has set up a new task force to look at some policies and procedures.

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Dean Wins Top Women’s Award At UVA

A UVA dean has won this year’s top honor from the UVA Women’s Center.

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Store On University Corner Robbed At Gunpoint

There was an armed robbery Monday night at a store on the University Corner.

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McDonnell Repays Star Scientific Loans, Apologizes For Any Embarrassment

Governor McDonnell says he’s repaid the loans from Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams. McDonnell says the loans have been repaid…

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High Ranking For Albemarle County Digital Services

Albemarle County ranks fourth in the country for delivering digital services.

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Small Plane Crashes In Spotsylvania

Virginia State Police say suicide could be a factor in a small plane crash that killed the pilot.

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Local Group Praises Climate Change Initiatives

The President’s steps on addressing climate change have drawn praise from an environmental group.

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Virginia Falls Short to Virginia Tech, 23-20

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Virginia falls short once again, to their arch rivals from Blacksburg.

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Virginia Drops Paradise Jam Finale, 67-62, to Tulane

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Virginia falls short in the final game of the Paradise Jam.

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Anne Hathaway expecting first child


The Oscar winner is expecting her first child, according to reports.

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Trump drops 12 points in poll: Reuters/Ipsos


Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

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Police name suspect in Colorado Springs shooting


Police on Saturday identified the suspect in a deadly shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic.