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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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Woolen Mills CAT Riders Fight Proposed Changes

Charlottesville Area Transit riders are fighting looming route adjustments for Woolen Mills.

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Former Teacher Accused Of Molesting Kids Gets 43 Years

A onetime teacher at a Fairfax County school gets a 43-year sentence

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Local Teen Found Safe In Albemarle

A 16-year-old is back home after the girl’s mother told Facebook readers she feared an abduction.

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Hillary Clinton Campaigns For McAuliffe

Former First Lady Hillary Clinton campaigned for Terry McAuliffe Saturday in Falls Church.

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Cuccinelli Blasts Obamacare Including Snags

The GOP nominee for Governor has told a national audience why he opposes Obamacare.

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Area Electoral Board Member Says Purges Are Proper

A local member of an electoral board says systematic purges of voter rolls are necessary.

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Virginia Gets $37 Million Settlement From McKesson

Virginia is getting $37 million from a settlement with McKesson Pharmaceuticals.

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Toscano Believes His Party Benefits From Shutdown Furor

Local Delegate David Toscano believes the furor over the D.C. shutdown will help Democrats.

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Norfolk Man Loses School Crossing Guard Job

A Norfolk school crossing guard lost his job after he was found drunk.

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County Students Score High On SAT’s

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Albemarle SAT scores are higher than both state and national figures.

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Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

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The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

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Democrats Unveil Background Check Petition

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With 2,800 signatures, they're not alone in their wish expand background checks for gun buyers.

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Chris Evans makes ‘Marvel’-ous directoral debut

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The "Before We Go" director talks about pulling his film together and how being in the Marvel world makes it easier to get movies off the ground.

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Kentucky clerk jailed for denying same-sex marriage licenses

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The clerk has refused to issue licenses to any couples, gay or straight, since the U.S. Supreme Court in June ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry under the U.S. Constitution, citing her beliefs as an Apostolic Christian.