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Tougher Texting While Driving Laws Kick In July 1

The first of July will bring new laws that crack down on texting while driving and DUI.

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Speed Considered Factor In Louisa Fatal Car Crash

Two people died in Louisa County in a car crash Thursday morning.

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Shooting Death Of Crozet Girl Ruled Accidental

The Medical Examiner has ruled that the shooting death of a young girl in Crozet was an accident.

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Western Bypass Supporters, Opponents Let Voices Be Heard

Many area residents are not bashful about sharing their views on the Route 29 Western Bypass project.

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Richmond Prosecutor Will Examine Governor’s Economic Statements

The Commonwealth’s Attorney Of Richmond will examine Governor McDonnell’s past economic statements.

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Orange County Man Charged With Heroin Possession

Agents raided a house in the Locust Grove area and charged a man with having heroin.

AAA Predicts Slight Drop In Memorial Day Travel

AAA expects a slight decrease in the number of Virginians who do dome traveling over the Memorial Day weekend.

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UVA Police Investigate Break-In

A break in on Farrish Circle.

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First Debate Set For Cuccinelli And McAuliffe

We now know when the two major party candidates for Governor will have their first debate. The Virginia Bar Association…

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UPDATE: Suspicious Man Turns Out To Be Legitimate Salesman

A warning for parents has been called off.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 22

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Parents Of Hannah Graham Speak Out

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John and Susan Graham make emotional pleas for more information about the disappearance of their daughter.

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Environmental Coalition Promotes Clean Energy Solutions

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Several environmental groups hope to show solidarity with a global summit on climate change.

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NRC Has Welcome News For Dominion Virginia Power

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The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has welcome news for Virginia's largest utility.