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Amtrak Continue To Run During Shutdown

You can still catch a train.

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Two Reports Of Natural Gas Leaks

Two reports of natural gas leaks Tuesday morning.

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Same Sex Marriage Cases Moving Forward

Several civil rights groups have now filed motions to challenge the constitutionality of Virginia’s same sex marriage ban.

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AAA: Federal Shutdown Affects Travel And Leisure

A federal government shutdown affects travel and leisure, as brought to light by AAA.

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Gas Prices Continue To Drop

There’s good news when you fill up your gas tank to counter all the bad news coming out of Washington.

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Global Warming Paperwork Case Moves Forward

A conservative group trying to get some documents from UVA has taken a step forward.

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Big Meadows Access Limited During Controlled Burn

Shenandoah National Park says access to Big Meadows will be restricted during an upcoming controlled burn.

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Federal Judge Crigler Retires

After announcing his retirement earlier, this Monday was the last day on the job for federal judge Waugh Crigler.

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Police Want Community To Take Pro-Active Approach To Gangs

Law enforcement in our area is being proactive about gang activity.

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National Aquarium Closes For Renovations

The National Aquarium in downtown Washington is closing.

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Florida State’s Winston benched half a game

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Heisman Trophy-winning QB Jameis Winston will be punished after shouting sexually-obscene comments in the student union.

in Charlottesville City, Local

Iachetta, Commander Arrested In Cell Phone Investigation

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City Registrar Sheri Iachetta and former electoral board member Stephanie Commander have been charged with felonies in connection with the cell phone investigation.

in Entertainment, Weird

‘Frozen’ wedding gown for brides who can’t ‘Let it Go’

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Brides everywhere can soon get married in true Disney fairytale style.

in National, World

Obama vows not to fight another ground war in Iraq

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Support for ISIS increased after U.S. airstrikes began in Iraq and the militant group may take more hostages, senior officials say.

in Sports

NFL back on the road with extra game in London

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The NFL roadshow rolls into London again next week for the first of three games designed to build its international fan base.