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Body Of Missing Hiker Discovered In Shenandoah National Park

Authorities have found the body of a Front Royal man who was missing for nearly a week in Shenandoah National Park.

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Man Arrested For Threats At Scout Camp

A man is under arrest after he allegedly threatened to shoot people at a Goochland Boy Scouts camp.

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Lawsuit Settled Over Airport Search

A lawsuit filed by a man who was arrested after stripping to his shorts at a Richmond airport checkpoint has been settled.

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Federal Court Rejects Liberty Appeal

A federal appeals court in Virginia has rejected Liberty’s bid to overturn the Obama administration’s health care reform law.

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State Climatologist Sees Way Above Normal Rainfall Amounts

The State Climatologist says our recent rainfalls have been much higher than normal.

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County Schools Generate Long List Of Major Projects

The Albemarle Schools are considering many possible renovations and expansions.

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Albemarle Kids Get Creative During Summer School

Albemarle County has hundreds of elementary school kids attending summer school classes.

Woman Charged With Neglect Leaves Jail After Relatives Post Bail

A 32-year-old Alexandria woman who’s accused of child neglect is no longer behind bars.

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New Survey Shows Most Albemarle Residents Are Upbeat

The latest results from the Albemarle Citizen Survey show most county residents are upbeat, but traffic congestion still annoys them.

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Judge Refuses To Throw Out Mansion Chef Charges

A judge has refused to dismiss embezzlement charges against a former Virginia Executive Mansion chef.

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Panthers’ Alexander banned 10 games for doping

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DE Frank Alexander, who missed the first four games of this season due to a previous violation of the policy, won't return until mid-December.

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Giants sink Pirates in NL Wild Card playoff

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A four-hit shutout by Madison Bumgarner and a grand slam by Brandon Crawford carried the Giants to an 8-0 win.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, Oct. 2.

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U.N.: Islamic State committing ‘staggering’ crimes

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Insurgents in Iraq have carried out mass executions, abducted women as sex slaves, and used child soldiers, a new report says.

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U.S. delays plans to replace Healthcare.gov site

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The U.S. government has shelved plans to move the HealthCare.gov insurance website to a new host.