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2010 Emails Show Governor Encouraged Williams To Speak To Virginia Health Official

2010 emails show the Governor encouraged Jonnie Williams of Star Scientific to tell a state health official about a dietary supplement.

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Security Breach Involving Thousands Of UVA Students

The Cavalier Daily newspaper reports an insurance company sent out brochures with UVA students’ Social Security numbers above the address labels.

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Kitchen Fire On Druid Avenue

A fire in a kitchen early Thursday morning displaced a family who lives on Druid Avenue.

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Car Hits Side Of Building at Ridge-McIntire McDonald’s

A vehicle hit the side of the building early Thursday at the McDonald’s on Ridge-McIntire.

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Cooling Centers Open In Area

The City of Charlottesville and Fluvanna have opened cooling centers to beat the heat.

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Candidates For Governor Try To Reach Student Voters

Ken Cuccinelli and Terry McAuliffe spent some time trying to win over college students.

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New Park-And-Ride Lot At Lake Monticello

A new park-and-ride lot has been set up in Fluvanna County.

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McDonnell Approval Rating Down

Governor Bob McDonnell’s approval rating is down by double digit points.

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McAuliffe Outpaces Cuccinelli In Fundraising

Democrat Terry McAuliffe’s campaign is outpacing Republican rival Ken Cuccinelli in fundraising in the race for governor.

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VCU Gets Top Hospital Ranking In State

The VCU Medical Center in Richmond has been ranked the number-one hospital in Virginia for the second year in a row by U.S. News & World Report.

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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.