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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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Margot Robbie might be real-life Barbie

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"The Wolf of Wall Street" star is film bosses' first choice to play the beloved blonde doll in a new live action movie.

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Google is dropping fat stacks of cash in Washington

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Google's growing investment in lobbying highlights its expanding presence as it fights antitrust battles and grows its business into new areas such as broadband and self-driving cars.

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CAAR Raising Pipeline Concerns

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The group representing local real estate agents has raised some concerns about the Dominion pipeline.

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Slight Increase In Statewide Jobless Rate

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The Virginia unemployment rate went up .1% in March.

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Prosecutor: Boston bomber’s attack ‘essence of terror’

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Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will decide what his punishment should be: life in prison or the death penalty.