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Hoos preparing for a showdown

The 7th ranked Virginia Baseball Team is preparing to close out the regular season against No. 2 North Carolina in Chapel Hill.

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Virginia wins series against Duke

The Virginia baseball team comes out with a 17-8 win in game two of their series with Duke.

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Virginia lawmakers support IRS investigation

Virginia lawmakers on both sides of the isle are in agreement the IRS must be investigated after it admitted targeting conservative groups.

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Governor kicks off ‘Virginia Adopts’ campaign

Governor McDonnell wants to find homes for children who are in foster care.

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Powerball jackpot keeps growing

Virginia Lottery spokesman John Hagerty says the top prize is now an estimated $360 million.

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Governor signs transportation plan

Governor McDonnell has officially signed a plan that raises billions of dollars for Virginia’s transportation system.

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GOP activits hear from Lt. Governor candidates

Seven Republicans who want to be the next Lieutenant Governor are aggressively pursuing delegates to this week’s State GOP convention.

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Republicans choose nominee for special election

A 12-year veteran of the House of Delegates is the Republicans’ choice for a special election.

Izaiah Lewis Scott

Suspect in University-area burglary case surrenders

City Police say a man accused of breaking into a residence near the University has turned himself in.

Naomi Roberts

City resident objects to budget item involving nonprofit

A St. Clair Avenue resident does not like features in the city’s next budget.

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Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

Israeli soldiers patrol outside the northern Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.

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Only arguing remains in Sterling trail

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Shelly Sterling sits with her husband, Donald Sterling, right, during the Los Angeles Clippers' NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. With a $2 billion sale of the Clippers hanging in the balance, a judge is set to determine Monday, June 30, 2014, if the terms of a family trust alone are enough to confirm Donald Sterling was properly removed as trustee and allow his estranged wife to sell the team without his consent.

Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion.

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Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.