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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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$500 Reward For Information On Beaverdam Market Robbery

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A reward has been put out for the man who robbed a Fluvanna County convenience store and attacked its clerk…

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UVA President Sullivan Addresses Improving Campus Safety

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UVA will consider plans to create a research institute on violence and offer new campus safety courses.

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Feds seize $19.5M in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl

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More than 325,000 counterfeit jerseys and Super Bowl-related merchandise were seized by the NFL and law enforcement.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.