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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.

Latest Stories

3 hours ago in Sports

The best sports shots this week

A horse is ridden to the track for a workout at Churchill Downs Thursday, May 5, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. The 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby is scheduled for Saturday, May 7. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

A look back at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

3 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

4 hours ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ is finally here

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

4 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week

A member of the NATO parachute demonstration team lands during a change of command ceremony at NATO military headquarters in Mons, southern Belgium on Wednesday May 4, 2016. U.S. Army General Curtis  M. Scaparrotti was installed as NATO's 18th supreme allied commander Europe (SACEUR). The commander, by tradition an American general or admiral, is responsible for the overall direction and conduct of NATO's global military operations. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

A look back at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.

4 hours ago in Lifestyle, National

Anti-hunger group uses fake app to fool, educate

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates 14 percent of Americans, or more than 17 million people, are what is called food insecure, meaning at times of the year, they are uncertain of being able to acquire enough food for their household.