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No. 7 Virginia Baseball holds off No. 2 North Carolina

No. 7 Virginia baseball defeated No. 2 North Carolina Saturday afternoon in extra-innings 8-7, to claim a three game series in Chapel Hill.

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Hurt endorses Bell in Attorney General race

A member of Congress is supporting Rob Bell’s campaign for Attorney General.

Chris Dumler

Dumler wants dismissal of petition created by his foes

County residents who want to end Dumler’s political career collected hundreds of petition signatures.

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VDOT says early morning closing of I-64 on Afton necessary

There were a lot of upset drivers heading to work Wednesday morning on I-64 across Afton.

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Small earthquake in Louisa County

A small earthquake shook parts of Central Virginia Wednesday morning.

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Armed police force being considered at PVCC

The possibility of an armed police force is under consideration at Piedmont Virginia Community College.

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State revenue was up last month

On a year-to-date basis, total revenue collections rose 4.1 percent through Apri.

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VT President Steger to retire

Virginia Tech has announced that the school’s president, Charles Steger, will retire as soon as a replacement is found.

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Harper leaves Nats’ wins over Dodgers

Ryan Zimmerman drove in three runs to lead the Nationals in a 6-2 win over the Dodgers.

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Virginia wins over VCU, 17-3

The Cavaliers will travel to North Carolina University for their last three game series of the year starting on Thursday at 6:00 pm.

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Zoning Proposal Rejected

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Homes in Fry’s Spring Neighborhood will still be able to have two residences in one structure.

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Route 29 Crash Fatality Identified

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Pickup was apparently hit when a second vehicle failed to stop at a stop sign.

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Kevin Spacey to Speak at John Paul Jones Arena on October 18

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The lauded actor is speaking at the second annual UVA President’s Speaker Series for the Arts.

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Today’s celebrity birthdays

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Charlie Sheen, Shaun White, and LMFAO's Redfoo are among the stars celebrating today.

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.