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AMTRAK Backers Want Second Run To Serve Our Area

More and more riders are jumping on Amtrak, and Virginia has the eighth highest number of passengers in the U.S.…

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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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The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority has approved higher wholesale rates to be passed on to Charlottesville and Albemarle.

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