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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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in National

2 NYPD officers killed, gunman dead

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The fatal shooting may have been a revenge attack over police treatment of minorities.

in Local, Surrounding Counties

Schuyler Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

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The Nelson County Sheriff's Department charges a Schuyler man with possession of child pornography.

in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back at some of the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

in Entertainment

REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Channing Tatum, left, and Mark Ruffalo in a scene from "Foxcatcher."

Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Area Lawmakers Preview 2015 Session

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Members of the General Assembly delegation have previewed the 2015 session with a UVA audience.