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McDonnell Ratings At New Low

Governor Bob McDonnell’s popularity has dropped to a new low.

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SAT Test Results Show Improvement

State and local officials see higher average scores on SAT tests.

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Hook Publishes Final Edition

A weekly newspaper that garnered a lot of attention has published its final edition.

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Local Health District Raises Awareness Of Rabies

The local health district is warning Virginians about rabies.

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UVA Researchers Find New Benefit Of Exercise

University of Virginia researchers are finding a new benefit of regular exercise.

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Possible TB Exposure Among Some VCU Students

Around 300 Virginia Commonwealth University students might have been exposed to tuberculosis.

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Fourth Suspect Arrested In Rugby Road Fake ID Case

A fourth person has been arrested in connection with a fake ID ring that operated out of a house on Rugby Road.

Cuccinelli, McAuliffe Debate In Northern Virginia

The two major candidates for governor squared off at a debate Wednesday night in Fairfax.

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Cavalier Daily Cleared To Run Alcohol Ads

A federal appeals court has ruled in favor of the Cavalier Daily running alcohol ads.

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Virginia Tops Best States For Business List

Forbes.com has named Virginia America’s “Best State for Business.”

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It's going to be a great weekend for some binge-watching.