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Study: More Motorists Try To Access Internet While Driving

A study from State Farm Insurance shows more drivers are using smartphones behind the wheel, trying to access the internet.

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Error In Richmond Gives Herring Lead In Ballot Count

Mark Herring is now the unofficial leader in the Attorney General’s race.

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Dittmar Becomes Albemarle’s Newest Supervisor

Albemarle has a new county supervisor.

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Major Parties Pick Candidates Soon For Northam Seat

Democrats and Republicans will meet soon to pick nominee for Ralph Northam’s seat.

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Richmond Mayor Unveils Plan For New Stadium

The Richmond Mayor has unveiled plans for a new baseball stadium near the James River.

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Trailer Fire In Northwest Albemarle, Small Fire On Prospect Ave.

Fire heavily damaged a trailer Monday afternoon in northwestern Albemarle, and there was a small fire on the back porch at 782 Prospect Avenue.

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Area Residents Observe Veterans Day

Area residents have observed Veterans Day.

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EEOC Rep To Hear Discrimination Complaints Thursday

You can talk with a representative of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission this Thursday if you think you’ve been a victim of workplace discrimination.

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Albemarle County Achieves Triple-Triple

It’s the first time that Albemarle County has achieved a AAA designationfrom all three major rating agencies.

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Water Main Cut At McIntire-250 Construction Project

A water main was accidentally cut Monday morning at the construction project at the intersection of McIntire Road and the 250 Bypass.

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Virginia Baseball Heading West In the NCAAT

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Monday afternoon Virginia Baseball had its name called during the NCAAT Selection Show and it will be featured in UC Santa Barbara's Region as the #3 seed. The Hoos will open up play against #2 seed Southern California, while #4 seed San Diego State will match up with the host #1 UC Santa Barbara.

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PHOTOS: Dogs of Hollywood

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Visitors to NYC’s World Trade Center can ‘see forever’

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The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.

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National Portrait Gallery show explores nature of celebrity

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In the age of selfies and social media, the idea of what makes a celebrity has expanded far beyond the Hollywood icons of the past.