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Howie Lind Becomes First Challenger For Senator Warner

A McLean Republican wants to battle U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-Alexandria) in 2014.

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Democratic Lawmaker Gives GOP Governor Unsolicited Advice

A Democratic State Senator has given Governor McDonnell some unsolicited advice.

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Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office Arrests Lake Monticello Resident

The Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office arrests a man for alleged offenses at his Lake Monticello home.

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Baldi Admits Embezzling From Charlottesville Restaurant

The onetime owner of a Belmont restaurant has admitted embezzling from Cafe Cubano.

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UVA Survey Finds Many Undecided Voters

A recent survey conducted by the University of Virginia shows many local voters are undecided about the November elections.

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Statewide Role For Local Chamber President

The local Chamber of Commerce president is now the leader of a statewide group.

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City Reminds Its Residents That Fireworks Are Banned

The Charlottesville Fire Chief is reminding city residents that fireworks are prohibited.

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Scratch Bedford From List Of Virginia Cities

Bedford is no longer a city, and it’s become a town.

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Local Jobless Rate Up In May

The unemployment rate for our region went up in May, but it was expected.

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Grand Jury Clears Two Albemarle Officers

A Charlottesville grand jury has cleared two Albemarle Police officers, and indicts a man who’s accused of several crimes.

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6 hours ago in Viral Videos

An honest trailer for ‘X-Men: The Animated Series’

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Before you see "X-Men: Apocalypse," relive the '90s cartoon that you still remember - and the theme song that you can't get out of your head.

7 hours ago in Entertainment

Judge denies motion for new Gawker-Hulk Hogan trial

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A Florida judge has denied Gawker's motion for a new trial in the Hulk Hogan sex-video case and won't reduce a $140 million jury verdict.

7 hours ago in National

Clinton did not comply with federal email policy, watchdog finds

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while U.S. secretary of state broke government rules and was not approved by State Department security officials, according to an internal government watchdog's report released on Wednesday.

10 hours ago in Charlottesville City, Local

New Principal Named At CHS

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Charlottesville High School has a new principal who comes here from Wilmington, North Carolina.

10 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Kroger, Union Reach Agreement

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Kroger and the union representing many of the grocery chain's workers have reached an agreement on a new contract.