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Police Release Death Toll For Holiday Weekend

State Police say seven people died on Virginia roadways over the 4th of July holiday weekend.

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UVA Names New Swimming And Diving Coach

UVA has named a new head coach for the swimming and diving teams.

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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.

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Fiorina drops out of the presidential race

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Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina waits to be introduced at a campaign event at Maple Avenue Elementary School Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Goffstown, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

The former technology executive announced on Twitter that she is suspending her campaign.

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House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

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The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

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Judge Will Decide Fate Of Ashley White

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A judge will determine the fate of Ashley White of Pulaski County, who was arrested after her young son was found dead in a septic tank.

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Christie expected to end 2016 White House bid

Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie embraces his son Patrick during a primary night rally in Nashua, N.H., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. At left is Christie's older son Andrew and wife Mary Pat at right. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Christie had banked his presidential prospects on a strong finish in New Hampshire, but finished behind most Republican rivals.