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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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Rutherford: Police Safety Checkpoints Unlawful

The Rutherford Institute is not happy about police safety checkpoints.

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2 NYPD officers killed, gunman dead

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The fatal shooting may have been a revenge attack over police treatment of minorities.

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A look back at some of the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Channing Tatum, left, and Mark Ruffalo in a scene from "Foxcatcher."

Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

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UVA Rector Blasts Rolling Stone, Calling It Drive By Journalism

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The University of Virginia's Rector has blasted last month's Rolling Stone article about UVA.

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REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."