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Single-Engine CESSNA Slams Into Apartment Building In Herndon

Six Herndon residents survive crash of a small plane that crashed into their home.

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Foes Of Pesticides Take Legal Action Against EPA

EPA critics say the federal agency has failed to protect bees.

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Mixed News About Local Retail Sales

Compared to 2012 levels, retail sales decreased in Charlottesville, Louisa and Waynesboro, while retail sales in Albemarle, Augusta and Greene have increased.

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Local Man Charged With Attempted Rape

A man has been charged with the attempted rape of a minor.

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Judge Denies Petition: Dumler May Stay In Office

Chris Dumler is allowed to stay in office.  Albemarle Circuit Judge Cheryl Higgins has denied the petition to remove Dumler…

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Phillip Sims No Longer On UVA Football Team

UVA quarterback Phillip Sims has been declared ineligible, and he will no longer be enrolled at the University following the completion…

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UPDATE: Officer Shot Birdwood Court Man During Struggle

More details are coming out in the recent shooting at Birdwood Court.

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Orange School Bus Driver Charged With Indecent Liberties

A school bus driver in Orange County has been arrested on charges of taking indecent liberties with a minor.  68-year-old…

Gas Prices Climb Across The State

An upward climb continues in gas prices across the state, despite lower costs at some local stations.

Man Charged In Robbery On Locust Ave.

A man has been arrested in connection with a robbery on Locust Avenue in April.

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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.

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Stony Point Principal Departing For Stafford County

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The principal at Stony Point Elementary School is leaving to take a job with the Stafford County system.