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Obenshain Clings To Razor-Thin Lead

Mark Obenshain clings to a narrow lead in the ballot count for Attorney General.

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UVA Students Will Honor Veterans

University of Virginia students who belong to ROTC units will salute Veterans Day.

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Another Detour Impacts Bypass Traffic

Another detour will affect traffic flow on the 250 Bypass through late Tuesday afternoon.

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Five Die In Holiday Weekend Crashes

Five people have been killed in crashes on rural highways.

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Louisa County Has Another Small Earthquake

Louisa County residents have experienced another samll earthquake.

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Students From Waynesboro Washed Vietnam Vets’ Memorial

Stuidents from Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro have washed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, designed by Maya Lin.

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UVA-Wise Forges Agreement With Law School

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise has a deal with a law school in its region.

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Virginians React To Deadly Typhoon

Virginia has many residents with Filipino ancestry who are reacting to a deadly typhoon. .

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Star Of Hitchcock Classic Helps Film Festival Fill Venue

An actress who starred in Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds” has appeared at the Virginia Film Festival

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Virginia’s Next Governor Announces Future Executive Orders

Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe says he will sign two Executive Orders in mid-January.

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Panel Rejects Adoptions By Unmarried Gay Partners

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A State Senate panel has rejected a bill allowing adoption by the partners of unmarried gay parents.

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Shucet Applauds Bids For 29 Improvement Projects

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Philip Shucet has praised the bids VDOT received for the 29 North improvement projects.

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Fire Destroys 19th-Century Albemarle Home

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A fire guts a 19th-century house in the northeast corner of Albemarle County.

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Bill Dealing With Athletic Fees Clears House

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A bill that deals with student athletic fees has cleared the House of Delegates.

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This weekend in entertainment history

In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

A look back on some of Hollywood's most notable headlines.