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GOP Lawmakers Outline Education Goals For 2014

Republican leaders of the General Assembly unveil their plans for K-12 education.

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Local Jobless Rate Goes Back Below 5%

The local unemployment rate dipped below 5% in August.

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Preservation Virginia Honors Local Facility

Preservation Virginia has honored the Jefferson School City Center.

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Riddick Tells Judge He’s Not Guilty

Rashad Riddick has told a judge he’s not guilty of three murders.

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Guilty Pleas In Louisa County Fatal Collision

A drunk driving crash that killed two motorcycle riders in Louisa County has resulted in guilty pleas.

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Two Dead In Camper Explosion In Nelson County

Two people were killed Sunday night when a camper exploded in Nelson County.

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Disturbing Email Convinces Madison To Cancel Classes

A disturbing e-mail has prompted a shutdown of the entire Madison County school system.

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Warner Expects Real Struggle To Avoid 2014 Shutdown

Senator Mark Warner is predicting real struggles to avoid another shutdown.

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Traffic Patterns Change In Two Neighborhoods

Traffic patterns are changing in the Birdwood and Starr Hill neighborhoods.

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Locals Will Attend Rally Against Surveillance

Area residents will attend a Saturday rally in D.C. protesting widespread surveillance.

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Ohio State University fires marching band director

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OSU has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.

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Ravens’ Rice suspended 2 games

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Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice has been suspended without pay for the first two games of the season for violating the league's personal conduct policy.

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Riding whales with kayaks

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This kayaker takes whale watching to a whole new level.

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Possible Tornado Kills Two At Virginia Eastern Shore Campground

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Two people were killed and dozens were injured when a suspected tornado slammed into a campground on Virginia's Eastern Shore Thursday morning.

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Shia LaBeouf has September court date

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The actor's disorderly conduct case is adjourned until the fall.