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National Aquarium Closes For Renovations

The National Aquarium in downtown Washington is closing.

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How We Would Be Affected By Federal Government Shutdown

A federal government shutdown would be felt in our area.

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How Healthcare Reform Would Affect You

Healthcare reform kicks in Tuesday, and a federal official explains more.

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Another Search In Nelson In Alexis Murphy Case

Detectives returned to Randy Taylor’s property Sunday in the continuing search for Alexis Murphy.

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New Report On Domestic Violence Deaths In Va.

A report places Virginia 33rd in the nation in the number of women killed by domestic violence.

Bridge Replacement To Close Rt. 708 In Ivy For One Year

A section of Dry Bridge Road in Ivy will be closed for a year.

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Dedication Ceremony For New Crozet Library

There was a dedication ceremony Saturday for the new Crozet Library.

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Cuccinelli, McEachin Reach Agreement On Release Of Correspondence

An agreement has been reached on releasing correspondence between the attorney general and a donor.

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George Washington Library Opened

More than 200 years after his death, George Washington is finally getting his own library.

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Confederate Flag Raised South Of Richmond Along I-95

A group has followed through on its promise to raise a Confederate flag along I-95 south of Richmond.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 9


A look back at the entertainment headlines that went down in history.

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‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure


In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.

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Man Charged With Assaulting Officer

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Tsaye Lemar Simpson faces several charges, including assaulting a police officer.

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Keanu Reeves wants to have a third ‘Bill & Ted’ adventure


The "Matrix" star says a script for the third installment of the "excellent" time-traveling franchise is in the works.

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Shipp Disputes Rivals’ Remarks

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Incumbent Albemarle Clerk of Circuit Court Debbie Shipp disputes arguments by rivals George Foresman and Jon Zug.