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Study Includes Violations At North Anna And Surry

Two Virginia nuclear power plants experienced dozens of safety violations between 2000 and 2012, but many of those posed very…

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Virginia Participates In Earthquake Drill

Virginia is part of an earthquake drill for states between Delaware and Georgia.

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Sabato Shares Lingering Questions About JFK’s Death

UVA Professor Larry Sabato shares his doubts about investigations of JFK’s death.

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Dumler Banned From Practicing Law In Virginia

Failure to pay annual dues has resulted in Chris Dumler being banned from practicing law in Virginia.

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Dominion Seeks Lower Fuel Charge On Electric Bills

Virginia’s biggest utility wants to lower the fuel charge on electric bills.

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North Anna Unit One Returns To Service

North Anna Power Station’s Unit 1 nuclear reactor is back in action.

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Delegate Wants State To Reclaim Shenandoah National Park

A member of the General Assembly wants to see Virginia take back a federal park.

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City Treasurer Disputes Recent Spending Report

A city official says a recent report on government spending is not telling the whole story.

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Huffington, Chopra Encourage Students To Avoid Stress

Arianna Huffington and author Deepak Chopra led an afternoon meditation Tuesday at UVA.

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Former City Schools Bus Driver Guilty Of Child Sex Crimes

A former bus driver with the Charlottesville City Schools has pleaded guilty to child sex crimes in Rockingham County.

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Lena Dunham and Kate Mara hit by a falling sign

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Lena Dunham, of HBO's "Girls," arrives at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards held at The Nokia Theatre  in Los Angeles.

The "Girls" and "House of Cards" actresses saw stars of their own after an accident at a Venice premiere.

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Charges dropped against Phillip Seymour Hoffman’s suspected drug dealer

In this Jan. 19, 2014 photo, Philip Seymour Hoffman poses for a portrait at The GenArt Quaker Good Energy Lodge during the Sundance Film Festival, in Park City, Utah. Hoffman, who won the Oscar for best actor in 2006 for his portrayal of writer Truman Capote in "Capote," was found dead Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in his New York apartment. He was 46.

Drug-selling charges against a friend of late film star Philip Seymour Hoffman have been dropped after officers neglected to read the suspect his Miranda rights.

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Hayao Miyazaki, Harry Belafonte among winners of honorary Oscars

"Ponyo" director Hayao Miyazaki poses for a portrait in Los Angeles on Tuesday, July 28, 2009.

The Academy announces the recipients of this year's Governors Awards. See who made the list!

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Robert Downey, Jr. calls ‘Guardians’ the best Marvel movie ever

In this image released by Paramount Pictures, Robert Downey Jr. stars as billionaire industrialist Tony Stark aka Iron Man in the film, “Iron Man.”** NO SALES **

Iron Man's Robert Downey Jr. flies past his own ego with claims that this summer's "Guardians of the Galaxy" is the Marvel movie to beat.

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Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR racing after fatal accident

Tony Stewart smiles as he speaks with his crew before the start of the rain delayed NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 race at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, February 27, 2012.

Tony Stewart will return to racing this weekend at the Atlanta Motor Speedway for the first time since he struck and killed a young racer at a dirt track earlier this month.