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Some House Of Delegates Seats Are In Play

Some seats in the House of Delegates might switch hands this year.

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Virginia Race Gets Attention From Beyond Our Borders

The contest between Terry McAuliffe and Ken Cuccinelli has caught the eye of many people who are not Virginians.

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Esmont Man Dies In Single-Vehicle Crash

A 25-year-old man was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Scottsville.

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Many Outsiders Are Monitoring Governor’s Race

Many non-Virginians are monitoring Virginia’s contest for Governor.

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Two Supervisors View Actions Of Anti-Bypass Group As Improper

Duane Snow and Rodney Thomas see the actions of a new anti-bypass group as improper.

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VT Families React To State Supreme Court Ruling

Despite a legal setback, the families of the Virginia Tech shooting victims say a living legacy remains.

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ACLU Offering Election Day Help

The ACLU has a hotline for anybody with concerns on Election Day.

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Virginia Mega Millions Jackpot Winner Surfaces After 5 Months

A man from Cumberland who bought a winning Mega Millions ticket in Farmville has stepped forward.

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State Cleared Of Responsibility In Virginia Tech Massacre

The state has been cleared of any wrongdoing in the Virginia Tech massacre following a ruling from the Virginia Supreme Court.

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Dispute Over Western Bypass Campaign Statements

The western bypass has generated more controversty, this time involving statements made during the Albemarle supervisors campaign.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back at some of the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

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Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

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REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look back at the big sports stories and best photos from this week.