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Local Woman Wins $ 1 Million Playing Powerball

A woman who bought a Powerball ticket on Maury Avenue has a big cash prize.

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Councilors Hear From Critics Of Their 2014 Wish List

City councilors get scolded by critics of their 2014 wish list for the General Assembly.

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Friends Of Sage Smith Will Hold Lee Park Vigil

Friends and admirers of Dashad Sage Smith will hold a Wednesday vigil at Lee Park.

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City Councilors Honor Pair Who Made An Impact

City Councilors have recognized two men who passed away recently.

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Police Charge Albemarle Man With Felony Sex Crimes

Albemarle Police charge a man with felony sex crimes involving a minor.

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Harrisonburg Considers Smoking Ban In Public Housing

Harrisonburg is considering banning smoking in its public housing units.

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Herring And Obenshain Camps Prepare For Certification Of Results

Campaigns of Mark Herring and Mark Obenshain are not budging an inch in battle for Attorney General’s office.

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Christmas Tree Growers Say This Year’s Crop Is Good

Virginia’s Christmas tree growers believe consumers will like this year’s crop.

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Staff Of Governor-Elect Continues To Take Shape

Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe has tapped more people for his administration.

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Christian Aid Mission Helps Victims In Philippines

The Albemarle-based Christian Aid Mission is

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Ronda Rousey biopic in the works

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Paramount executives have picked up the rights to the 28-year-old's autobiography.

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Daily fantasy sports land in gambling industry crosshairs

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Each year millions of Americans draft virtual sports teams online and enter real-money competitions that last only a few hours.

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Ben Stiller back as dimwitted male model in ‘Zoolander 2′ trailer

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The sequel to the 2001 comedy is still several months away but with one-liners like these, we can't wait.

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Republicans Reject Supreme Court Nominee

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GOP leaders say they will reject a Virginia Supreme Court nominee offered by Governor McAuliffe.

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Flight From RIC To JFK Encounters Drone

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A flight from Richmond to JFK in New York encountered a drone Sunday evening.