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Firefighters Evacuate Tarleton Square Apartments

Firefighters evacuated the Tarleton Square apartments after a malfunctioning unit sparked a fire.

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UVA Has Preliminary Price Tag For Strategic Plan

Senior officials at UVA believe a new strategic plan has a more than half-billion dollar price tag.

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Only One Suspect In Recent Beatdown Remains At Large

Police say only one suspect in a recent beatdown on Prospect Avenue is still running at large.

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Roanoke Area Democrats Tap Businessman For House Seat

Roanoke area Democrats have picked businessman Sam Rasoul for a special House of Delegates election.

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Norris Joins Advisory Panel On Local Government

Outgoing Councilman Dave Norris has been chosen for one of Governor-Elect Terry McAuliffe’s advisory groups.

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Murphy And Harrington Families Want To Catch A Killer

Members of the families of a Nelson County teenager and a 2009 murder victim renew their battle to catch a killer.

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Virginia Tech Names Its Next President

Virginia Tech has chosen its next President.

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Onetime Remington Volunteer Chief Will Go To Prison

A past volunteer chief of the Remington Fire and Rescue Department is going to prison.

AAU Coach Admits Defrauding Former UVA Basketball Star

A former AAU coach has pleaded guilty to defrauding former UVA basketball player Travis Watson.

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Traffic Alerts For 250-McIntire, West Main

There are separate traffic advisories for West Main Street and the 250-McIntire interchange project.

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Netflix drug drama ‘Narcos’ blurs line between cartels, agents

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Not all cops are good guys and not all drug suppliers are obvious villains in the dark drug drama "Narcos," a bilingual examination of the history of cocaine smuggling in America and its most menacing supplier.