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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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City Democrats Recognize Candidates For Constitutional Offices

City Democrats have saluted their nominees for many offices on the November 5th ballot.

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U.S. marks 70th anniversary of end of WWII

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Sept. 2 marked 70 years since the war officially ended.

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U.S. police slayings raise pressure on officers at time of tension

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Experts caution that the number of police killed on duty this year is not out of the ordinary, and the reasons behind the deaths are a complicated mix of factors that go well beyond the current climate.

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U.S. Army to open elite Ranger School to all genders

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The U.S. Army said on Wednesday it would open its elite Ranger School to all soldiers regardless of gender, after two women made history last month by becoming the first to pass the grueling leadership course.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 3

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Here's a look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Man Dies After Being Hit By Train

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Albemarle Police are investigating the Wednesday night death of a male pedestrian who was hit by a train in Crozet.