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NTSB Steers Clear Of Fatal Accident On Metrorail

The National Transportation Safety Board has riled up some Metrorail riders.

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Sales-Tax Holiday Kicks Off Soon

Virginia’s sales-tax holiday on energy-efficient products begins Friday. You can save money by buying sales-tax exempt heat pumps, dishwashers, washing…

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Consumers Who Look For Pumpkins Should Find Good Ones

2013 is shaping up as a good year for Virginia pumpkins.


Shipman Woman Dies On Route 250 In Nelson

A Nelson County woman has died in a single-vehicle crash on Route 250.

Closure Of Shenandah National Park Upsets Tourists And Merchants

The closing of Shenandoah National Park enfuriates some tourits and merchants.

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Students Urge Sullivan To Block Mission Change For AccessUVA

Some University of Virginia students want President Sullivan to block a mission change for AccessUVA.

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Daily Caller Criticizes McAuliffe Links To UVA Alumnus Jeffrey Walker

A conservative publication is critical of Democrat Terry McAuliffe’s connections to UVA alumnus Jeffrey Walker.

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Police Want To Hear From Witnesses To Garrett Street Shooting

City Police want your help following a shooting near the Friendship Court apartment complex. A man in his mid-thirties was…

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PVCC Hires New Research And Planning Chief

Piedmont Virginia Community College has chosen a new director of research and planning.

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Culpeper Prosecutor Won’t Apologize For Recent Emails

The Culpeper Commonwealth’s Attorney won’t apologize for remarks about her county’e leaders.

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Overturned Vehicle Adds To 29 Woes

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An overturned vehicle adds to the traffic woes on 29 North.

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‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure


In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.

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Man Charged With Assaulting Officer

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Tsaye Lemar Simpson faces several charges, including assaulting a police officer.

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Keanu Reeves wants to have a third ‘Bill & Ted’ adventure


The "Matrix" star says a script for the third installment of the "excellent" time-traveling franchise is in the works.

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State Revises Accreditation Standards

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Virginia's Board of Education has revised its standards for school accreditation.