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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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MHS Athletic Director, Two Others, Plead Guilty To Bid Rigging

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The athletic director at Monticello High School and two other men plead guilty to rigging bids on athletic apparel and must pay fines.

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Former City Teacher Sentenced For Soliciting Minor

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A former teacher at Venable Elementary School has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for soliciting a minor online.

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McDonnell Trial: Deliberations Begin Tuesday

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A seven-man five-woman federal jury will begin deliberating the fate of Bob and Maureen McDonnell on Tuesday.

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A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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WATCH: 10 best ‘Simpsons’ episodes

In this photo released by Fox, Homer explains why he wants to bring back the annual 4th of July fireworks display, after it's cancelled for budget reasons, in the "Yellow Badge of Cowardge" Season Finale episode of "The Simpsons," in May 2014. The full 25-year run of "The Simpsons" will arrive on cable channel FXX with a summer marathon, to be paired this fall with a digital extravaganza that could turn other TV shows yellow with envy. "I'm not going to over-promise, but I think this website will provide you with affordable health care," longtime "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean told a TV critics' meeting Monday, July 21, 2014.

The recent marathon of all 552 episodes of "The Simpsons" inspired us to sit down and come up with our 10 favorite episodes. Enjoy!