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New Poll: McAuliffe Leads In Race For Governor

A Hampton University poll shows Democrat Terry McAuliffe leading Republican Ken Cuccinelli in the governor’s race.

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Credit Union Membership Increase In VA

Virginia is among the top states for gains in credit union membership.

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Natural Bridge Auction Delayed

The auction for a Virginia landmark and tourism attraction once owned by Thomas Jefferson is being delayed.

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State Fair Honors Memory Of Trooper

The State Fair held a special ceremony Thursday to honor the memory of a trooper killed there in the line of duty.

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Culpeper Board Files Complaint Against Prosecutor

The Culpeper County Board of Supervisors has filed a complaint with the state bar against a prosecutor who called most of the board members corrupt.

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Race In DC Postponed Due To Shutdown

A race in D.C has been postponed due to the federal shutdown.

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Two Car Burglary Suspects Arrested

Two suspects have been arrested in some recent car break-ins.

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Reward Offered For Info In Kidds Store Robbery

The Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office says a reward is being offered for information on a recent crime.

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Gordonsville Police Looking For Three Robbery Suspects

Gordonsville Police are trying to find three suspects in a convenience store robbery.

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City Schools Leave State Disability Program

The Charlottesville schools are dropping out of a state-run program.

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Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

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Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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Ex-Governor’s Son Charged With DUI In Virginia Beach

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One of Former Governor Bob McDonnell's twin sons is charged with DUI in Virginia Beach.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

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Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

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The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."

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Morrissey Resigns – Will Run For Seat Again

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An embattled lawmaker is resigning after being convicted of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, but he'll run again for the seat he's vacating.