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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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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

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In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

in Entertainment

Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

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The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."

in Local, Virginia Assembly

Morrissey Resigns – Will Run For Seat Again

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State Capitol (JT)

An embattled lawmaker is resigning after being convicted of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, but he'll run again for the seat he's vacating.

in Charlottesville City, Local

Police Seek Info On Cherry Avenue Break-In

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City Police say somebody broke into a house early Thursday on Cherry Avenue and went into a child's bedroom.

in Local, Surrounding Counties

Information Needed On 2005 Culpeper Murder

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The Culpeper Sheriff's Office is still seeking information on a murder than happened nine years ago.