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PVCC Gets Grants For Childcare Costs

Parents trying to improve their place in the workforce face a dilemma.

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Zion Crossroads Store To Open Indoor Firing Range

A store plans to open a firing range early next year.

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High School Student Dies In Caroline County

A 15-year-old has died during his gym class in Caroline County.

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Nottoway Tribe Leader Reacts To Redskins Controversy

A leader of Virginia’s Nottoway tribe reacts to the debate over the Redskins nickname.

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AMC To Tell Story Of Washington Spy Ring

AMC plans to air a series about George Washington’s spy ring in 2014.

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Franklin County Man Sentenced For Shooting At Officers

A Franklin County man will go to prison for shooting at deputy sheriffs.

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Big Increase In Home Sales

Home sales in the Charlottesville region were up 26% during the third quarter of this year compared to the same period in 2012

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Full Impact Of Shutdown On State Still Unknown

Not a big problem yet, but we won’t know for sure for several weeks.

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Battle Brewing Over Voter Rolls Purging

There is a battle brewing over an order by the State Board of Elections to purge 57-thousand registered voters from the state rolls.

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Teen Dies In Weekend Crash

A weekend crash in Madion County.

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Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

Israeli soldiers patrol outside the northern Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.

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Only arguing remains in Sterling trail

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Shelly Sterling sits with her husband, Donald Sterling, right, during the Los Angeles Clippers' NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. With a $2 billion sale of the Clippers hanging in the balance, a judge is set to determine Monday, June 30, 2014, if the terms of a family trust alone are enough to confirm Donald Sterling was properly removed as trustee and allow his estranged wife to sell the team without his consent.

Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion.

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Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.

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Bicyclist Killed In Albemarle

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There was a fatal accident involving a bicyclist Saturday at Walnut Creek Park.