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Blue Ridge Parkway Had More Usage In October

The Blue Ridge Parkway had more October visitors, despite the partial shutdown of the federal government.

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Clinton Rallies Local Democrats For McAuliffe

Bill Clinton rallies area Democrats on behalf of Terry McAuliffe.

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SCHEV Considers New Deal For Students

The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia is reviewing a new proposal for students.

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Woman Admits Embezzling From Hollymead Group

A former official with a homeowners’ group in Hollymead has pleaded guilty to embezzlement.

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Lesbian Couples Await Ruling From Federal Judge

Four women who are challenging Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriages are awaiting a judge’s ruling.

Quinnipiac Survey: Governor’s Race Closer

A Quinnipiac University poll shows a closer race for governor.

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Drainage Pipe Dispute Will Head To Trial

A drainage pipe disoute that involves two shopping centers is heading to trial.

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Lindsay Dorrier Endorses Snow’s Reelection Bid

Democrat Lindsay Dorrier is backing the reelection campaign of Republican Duane Snow.

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Bill Clinton And McAuliffe Campaign Here

Former President Bill Clinton and his fellow Democrat Terry McAuliffe bring their tour here.

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Clinton Has Visited Our Area Many Times Before

Bill Clinton is no stranger to the city, county, or UVA.

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11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

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Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 26

FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, Michael Jackson is shown at a press conference in London. Testimony from AEG Live executive Paul Gongaware on his interactions with Jackson and his negotiations with the singer’s doctor dominated the fifth week of a civil case against the company filed by the superstar’s mother, Katherine. On Tuesday May 28, 2013, Gongaware reluctantly acknowledged that he negotiated the $150,000 per month rate that Jackson’s doctor expected to be paid to serve on the “This Is It” tour.

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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U.S. to leave more troops in Afghanistan than first planned

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The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years

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For 88 years the iconic Macy's Parade has been a Thanksgiving tradition.

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Macy’s opening even earlier this Thanksgiving

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Dinner will be cut short: The department store chain will open at 6 p.m., two hours earlier than last year.