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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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‘The Other Woman’ serves up revenge in comic female fantasy

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"The Other Woman" is a somewhat rare species - a comedy by women, about women and for women.

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Judd Apatow’s ‘Simpsons’ episode to air after 24 years

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The "Knocked Up" writer/director submitted a script in the 90s. Now it's finally being made.

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Yellen, Cyrus strange bedfellows in ‘Time 100′

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There are 41 women on this year's list, of "most influential," but some of them may surprise you.

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Merchants And Police Prepare For Foxfield

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Area residents are getting ready for the spring running of the Foxfield races.

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Ronald McDonald is ready for his selfie

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America's most famous spokesclown has a new look and new TV ads.