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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 police 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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Sepp Blatter wins re-election as FIFA president

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FIFA president Sepp Blatter speaks during a press conference in Marrakech, Morocco, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. FIFA will not reopen the vote for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, and will publish at least some of the confidential report into the bidding process, Blatter said Friday.

Sepp Blatter has been re-elected as FIFA president, despite criminal investigations into corruption.

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REVIEW: The Earth quakes, cleavage shakes in ‘San Andreas’

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"San Andreas" is so over the top, Michael Bay might find it excessive.

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Paralyzed student walks across stage at college graduation

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Injured playing football in 2010, Christopher Norton walked across the stage with help from his new fiancée.

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Fire Destroys House In Crozet

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A house in Crozet was destroyed by fire Friday morning.

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Fatal Crash In Augusta

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A woman was killed Thursday morning in a crash on Route 250 in Augusta County.