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Work-Related Fatalities Increase In Virginia

More workers were killed on the job last year in Virginia when compared to 2011.

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Santorum Slams President Obama’s Stance On Syria

Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum spoke Thursday at the University of Virginia.

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Most Virginia House Members Vote To Cut SNAP Budget

7 of Virginia’s 11 members of the U.S. House of Representatives have voted to cut the SNAP program.

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UVA President And Board Of Visitors Discuss Strategic Goals

UVA President Teresa Sullivan and the Board Of Visitors have discussed a list of strategic goals.

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Major Party Nominees For Governor Will Debate in October In Blacksburg

The two major party nominees for Governor will debate in late October in Blacksburg.

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Longtime Local Link To Jefferson Has Died

An Albemarle man who became synonymous with his famous ancestor has died.

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D.C. Mayor Points A Finger At Virginia Following Deadly Incident At Navy Yard

Washington D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray has cricized Virginia’s gun laws.

Fry’s Spring Voters Hear From City Council Hopefuls

Four candidates for City Council seats appeared Wednesday night before the Fry’s Spring Neighborhood Association.

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Local Supporters Of Obamacare Attend Forum On Upcoming Enrollment Period

Many of this area’s supporters of Obamacare have attended a forum deakling with the program.

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Onetime Chef At Governor’s Mansion Won’t Get Jail Time

The defense attorney in the embezzlement case against the former Executive Mansion chef says a settlement has been reached.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

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An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

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James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

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Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

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A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.

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Dominion To Move Forward On Pipeline Through Nelson, Buckingham

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Dominion says it will move forward on building a natural gas pipeline through Nelson, Buckingham and Augusta pending government approval.