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UVA Grad Janet Napolitano Leaves D.C. For California

UVA law school graduate Janet Napolitano has left D.C. for California.

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The Hook To Publish Final Issue

The free weekly paper The Hook will be no more. The Hook will publish its final issue on Thursday, September 26.

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Petition To Fight Back Against Costco

A petition is being circulated to fight back the Costco that is coming to town.

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Charlottesville Schools Enroll More Students

The Charlottesville schools have more students than expected.

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Cuccinelli Opposes Action Against Syria

Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli says he opposes U.S. military action in Syria.

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Panel Recommends Changes To VA Death Penalty

A panel’s report is offering recommendations to ensure Virginia’s death penalty is fair and accurate.

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Father Of UVA Student That Overdosed Reacts

The father of a University of Virginia sophomore says honors student Shelly Goldsmith should not be remembered as “a druggie who died.”

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Fireworks Prompt Burnley-Moran Lockdown

There was a false alarm at Burley-Moran Friday.

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Buford Teachers Expect To Use New Science Labs Soon

The faculty at Buford Middle School expect to start using new science labs soon.

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City School Board Opposes Law Dealing With School Takeovers

The Charlottesville School Board opposes a new state law that involves state takeovers of schools.

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Travelers quarantined as U.S. steps up Ebola checks

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The U.S. has started new restrictions on those coming from the countries hardest hit by the deadly virus.

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Fairfax Gets Warrant For Jesse Matthew

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A warrant has been issued against Jesse Matthew in connection with a sexual assault nine years ago in Fairfax.

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Smoke Detector Credited For Containing Hardy Drive Fire

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The city fire department is giving credit to a working smoke detector for keeping a fire on Hardy Drive from getting worse.

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WATCH: Justin Bieber’s boxing lessons

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The pop star is reportedly taking boxing lessons from Floyd Mayweather ... and Conan O'Brien has the footage.

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The most epic safety video ever made

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New Zealand knows why you want to visit, and they're playing along.