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State Police Brought In To Look At ABC Incident

The chairman of the state ABC board has released a statement on the April 11th incident at the Barracks Road Shopping Center.

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Governor McDonnell’s Son Arrested In Charlottesville

The son of the Governor was arrested over the weekend.

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McDonnell To Speak At Chamber Event

The governor will be the guest speaker at a Chamber of Commerce event in September.

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ACLU Challenging Same-Sex Marriage Ban

The ACLU of Virginia says it will file a suit in federal court challenging the state’s ban on same-sex marriages.

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Kroger Buys Harris Teeter

Kroger is taking over Harris Teeter for $2.5 billion.

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Traffic Alert For Crozet

One lane of Crozet Avenue will be closed from 8 to 5 Thursday to realign a fiber optic cable.

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AAA: Gas Prices Stay Steady

A travel group says gas prices have remained steady after the 4th of July holiday.

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Suspect In Huntington Road Incident Identified

A suspect captured after a police pursuit has been identified.

Council Wants Governor And House Committee To Investigate ABC

City Councilors believe Virginia’s Chief Executive and the General Assembly should investigate an ABC sting operation.

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New CAT Manager Says He’s Committed To Dependable Bus Service

The new manager of Charlottesville Area Transit says he’s trying to make the buses run on schedule. John Jones wants…

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Judge Upholds Prison Sentence Nelson Jurors Gave Randy Taylor

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A Nelson County judge has told Randy Allen Taylor he should spend two life terms in prison.

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GM recalls 717K vehicles, not for ignition switches

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General Motors Co. announced six recalls covering more than 700,000 vehicles in the United States for varying reasons.

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Senate panel approves Veterans Affairs nominee

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Bob McDonald, President Obama's choice to run the VA, looks set for an easy Senate confirmation.

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Vehicle Fire Causes Problems On Barracks Road

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There was a big traffic problem Wednesday afternoon on Barracks Road west of the bypass due to a vehicle fire and reported explosions.

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Broncos’ owner Pat Bowlen battling Alzheimers, steps down

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Bowlen, 70, is one of the NFL's most well-known owners and guided the Broncos to six Super Bowl appearances during his 30 years at the helm.