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Park Will Honor Volunteers And Prepare For October

Shenandoah National Park is honoring its volunteers and planning for the busy fall season.

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Firefighters Help City Kids Learn More About Their Community

City firefighters have teamed up with Buford Middle School for a mentoring program.

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UVA Fares Well In The Latest U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The University of Virginia continues to rank among the nation’s top 25 institutions of higher education.

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Congressman Hurt Hears From Many Critics Of Strikes Against Syria

Hurt has been hearing from many opponents of military strikes against Syria.

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Personal Info Of 13,000 State Workers Compromised

Virginia officials are working to do damage control after the personal information of thousands of state workers was mistakenly released.

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Contractor Group Reacts To Sluggish Construction Activity

A Virginia-based company is reacting to new figures on construction activity.

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Economy Improves, Hunger Issue Does Not

Virginia’s economy is showing improvements, but the fight against hunger in the state is not.

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Gay Marriage Discussion To Be Held At UVA

The University of Virginia will host a panel discussion this week on same-sex marriage.

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UVA Police Investigate A Student’s Report Of An Attempted Assault

UVA Police investigate a student’s report that someone she knows tried to sexually assault her.

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City Teens Attended A Summer Camp Dealing With Engineering

Some local teens attended a summer camp that involves engineering.

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‘Rambo’ is coming to the small screen


"Rambo: New Blood" will be executive produced by the "Rocky" star, who will also appear in the series.

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Virginia Point Guard Sidelined With Injury

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Junior guard will miss Virginia’s Big Ten/ACC Challenge game tonight at Ohio State

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Envision a time where the Avengers gave up on the world-saving and just went full romantic comedy on us.

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George Lucas to new ‘Star Wars’ film: I’m your divorced father


"Star Wars" creator George Lucas, who was not involved in making the long-awaited new film, "The Force Awakens," said he is as ambivalent about seeing the movie as a divorced father would be about attending his child's wedding.