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Antique Plane Has Accident At Louisa Airshow

A Warrenton man’s plane had an accident Saturday at a Louisa County airshow.

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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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Ex-Governor’s Son Charged With DUI In Virginia Beach

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One of Former Governor Bob McDonnell's twin sons is charged with DUI in Virginia Beach.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

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Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

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The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."

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Morrissey Resigns – Will Run For Seat Again

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An embattled lawmaker is resigning after being convicted of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, but he'll run again for the seat he's vacating.

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Police Seek Info On Cherry Avenue Break-In

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City Police say somebody broke into a house early Thursday on Cherry Avenue and went into a child's bedroom.