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Man Blamed For Closing Madison Schools Identified

A Ruckersville man is accused of causing the Monday shutdown of the Madison County schools.

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City Council Picks Human Rights Commissioners

The city has picked its Human Rights Commission.

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Albemarle To Use Many Election Officers, Poll Watchers

The Albemarle County Electoral Board is preparing for another big election.

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Democrats Stump In City; Cuccinelli Goes To Loudoun

Democrats have promoted their ticket in the city while GOP nominee Ken Cuccinelli campaigned in Loudoun.

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CAT Will Look Into Complaints About Route 1

CAT Manager vows to look into complaints by Route One riders.

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Police Believe Fatal Fire In Nelson Was Accidental

State Police believe a Sunday fire in Nelson County was accidental.

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Madison County Reopens Schools

The Madison County schools re-open Tuesday.

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Councilors Approve Waiver Of First Parking Ticket

City Councilors have amended the rules and you can appeal one parking ticket.

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Hillsdale Drive Extended Inches Closer To Completion

City Councilors have made two moves designed to speed up a priority project.

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Many Vendors, Customers Support Current City Market Site

Customers and vendors who spend Saturdays at the City Market like the status quo.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

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James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

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Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

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A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.

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Dominion To Move Forward On Pipeline Through Nelson, Buckingham

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Dominion says it will move forward on building a natural gas pipeline through Nelson, Buckingham and Augusta pending government approval.

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Jury Deliberations Begin In McDonnells’ Trial

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Following instructions from the judge, the jury in the Bob and Maureen McDonnell trial began deliberating at noon Monday.