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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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McDonnell Trial: Deliberations Begin on Tuesday

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Prosecution calls gifts and loans from Jonnie Williams a corrupt quid pro quo.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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WATCH: 10 best ‘Simpsons’ episodes

In this photo released by Fox, Homer explains why he wants to bring back the annual 4th of July fireworks display, after it's cancelled for budget reasons, in the "Yellow Badge of Cowardge" Season Finale episode of "The Simpsons," in May 2014. The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be paired this fall with a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. "I'm not going to over-promise, but I think this website will provide you with affordable health care," longtime "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean told a TV critics' meeting Monday, July 21, 2014.

The recent marathon of all 552 episodes of "The Simpsons" inspired us to sit down and come up with our 10 favorite episodes. Enjoy!

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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MHS Athletic Director, Two Others, Plead Guilty To Bid Rigging

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The athletic director at Monticello High School and two other defendants have pleaded guilty to rigging bids on athletic apparel and have been ordered to pay fines.