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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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Toscano Urges Cuccinelli To Tell Voters About Star Scientific

Delegate David Toscano (D-Charlottesville) wants Virginia’s Republican Attorney General to explain what he knows about Star Scientific.

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McDonnell Will Not Resign

Rumors about Governor Bob McDonnell resigning are false.

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Radford President Gets New Contract

Radford University President Penelope Kyle has rebounded from the recent embarrassment of misspellings on diplomas.

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Amtrak Riders Get Stuck In Richmond

More than 250 Amtrak passengers were stuck on a train north of Richmond for about 12 hours overnight.

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City Police Arrest Burglary Suspect

A suspect in a burglary in the University area has been arrested by City Police.

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Car Burglary Suspect Caught Following Pursuit

There was a┬ápolice pursuit early Monday that started in the Northfield subdivision and ended with the arrest of a car…

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City Councilor Wants West Main Street To Be More Pedestrian Friendly

A city councilor wants parts of West Main Street to be more pedestrian-friendly.

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Recent Candidate Says UVA Corner Still Has Towing Problem

A recent candidate for city council believes Charlottesville still has problems with some tow truck operators.

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Edwards Questions Wisdom Of Councilors Backing Non-Incumbents

Former Vice-Mayor Holly Edwards doubts the wisdom of sitting city councilors endorsing non-incumbents.

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U.S. to leave more troops in Afghanistan than first planned

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The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years

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For 88 years the iconic Macy's Parade has been a Thanksgiving tradition.

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Macy’s opening even earlier this Thanksgiving

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Dinner will be cut short: The department store chain will open at 6 p.m., two hours earlier than last year.

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William Shatner needs your help to publish his book

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The "Star Trek" star wants to publish a book explaining the mysteries of modern technology.

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UVA Rector Apologizes To Alleged Rape Victim

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The Rector of the UVA Board of Visitors opened a special meeting Tuesday afternoon by apologizing to the woman who was the subject of a recent article in Rolling Stone magazine.