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Virginia Congressman Close To Shooting Near U.S. Capitol

One of Virginia’s congressmen was standing near the scene of a violent incident Thursday in D.C.

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Overflow Crowd Hears Justice Scalia At Newcomb Hall

The most senior associate justice on the U.S. Supreme Court spoke Thursday at UVA.

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Tour To Raise Awareness About Missing People

An event in Lovingston that aims to raise awareness about missing people will include the families of Morgan Harrington and Alexis Murphy.

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Virginia Attracts More Movie, TV Production Deals

Virginia gets a boost from movie and TV production deals.

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Littlepage Reappointed For Five Years

UVA Athletics Director Craig Littlepage has been reappointed for another five years.

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City Registrar Sees Many Absentee Voters

City Registrar Sheri Iachetta says she’s seen many absentee voters in the current election cycle.

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Candidates Hear From Downtown Residents, Business Owners

City Council hopefuls hear from downtown business leaders and North Downtown residents.

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Greene County Deputy Fired

A longtime veteran of the Greene County Sheriff’s Office has been terminated after being arrested.

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Debate Continues Over Paid Firefighters Also Serving As Volunteers

Area firefighters are interested in getting a new policy on career people serving as volunteers.

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Tourism Zone Set Up For Crozet

The Albemarle supervisors have made it easier for somebody to come in and build a hotel in western Albemarle County.

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Lawmakers Return To Richmond For Veto Override Session

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General Asembly members returned to Richmond Wednesday for a one-day session.

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Teen stowaway spent hours undetected at California airport

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A boy who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet is resting in a hospital.

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Suns’ Dragic voted NBA’s most improved

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Phoenix guard Goran Dragic, whose breakout campaign helped his team to a 23-win improvement, was named most improved player.

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It’s not Pitbull, it’s Amy Poehler

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Do you think she fooled anyone?

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Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o named ‘most beautiful’

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The actress was named as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by "People" magazine.