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Veteran Senator Opposes Deal Involving Smithfield Foods

One of the farm state senators is fighting a proposed deal that involves Smithfield Foods.

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Field School Wants To Get New Site On Polo Grounds Road

The backers of the Field School of Crozet want a 62-acre site on Polo Grounds Road.

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ABC Agent Identified On 911 Tape From April Had Been Reassigned

A senior ABC official says agent John Taylor lost his leadership role in Lynchburg less than a year before an ill-fated sting in Charlottesville.

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Cuccinelli Proposes Seven Additional Debates

Republican candidate for Governor Ken Cuccinelli favors having seven additional debates with Democrat Terry McAuliffe.

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Attorney General Candidate Campaigns In Charlottesville and Nelson

State Senator Mark Herring (D-Loudoun County) brought his campaign for Attorney General to Charlottesville and Nelson County on Saturday.

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Albemarle Officials Still Want To Plan For New High School

The Albemarle School Board remains interested in planning for a new high school near Route 29 North.

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UVA Alumna Gets One of Higher Education’s Biggest Jobs

Janet Napolitano, who’s a 1983 graduate of the UVA Law School, is taking one of the biggest jobs in higher education.

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Newly Selected Albemarle Supervisor Prepares For Board Service

Albemarle’s next Scottsville District supervisor prepares for service on the County’s governing board.

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Governor Reappoints Goodwin, Picks Three New Men For UVA Board

The University of Virginia is getting three new faces on its Board of Visitors.

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State Employees Can Look Forward To Fatter Paychecks, And Virginia Has New Surplus

Those who work for Virginia’s government can expect pay increases in mid-August.

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Regional Prison Lawsuit Settled

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Health care will now be monitored at the Fluvanna Correctional Center for Women.

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Mike London To Return For 2015 Season

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Mike London will return as head football coach at Virginia for the 2015 season University of Virginia Director…

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‘TIS THE SEASON: Holiday specials airing this week

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Here's a look at Christmas classics and new holiday favorites airing this weekend.

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Obama pardons ‘Cheese,’ America’s top turkey

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The President pardoned the official Thanksgiving turkey in a tradition that is truly American.

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Source: Redskins to start Colt McCoy over RG3

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The Washington Redskins plan to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.