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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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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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Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

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Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety.

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WATCH: Airman ‘Santa’ surprises 6-year-old son at storytime

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Aaron Williams was sad that his dad, stationed in South Korea, wouldn't be stateside for the holidays ... but a little Christmas magic gave him a gift he'll never forget.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here are some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Dec. 19.

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Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

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A 5-year-old boy hoping to save the UAB football program has donated his allowance and a handwritten note.

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Rondo traded to Mavericks

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The Dallas Mavericks landed point guard Rajon Rondo in a trade with the Boston Celtics.