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Toscano: Obenshain Could Still Win Attorney General Election

Delegate David Toscano says if Mark Obenshain could show there was some kind of voter irregularity, he could win the attorney general contest.

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Fenwick: Reservoir Sediment Could Be Money Maker

Bob Fenwick says the city should cash in on all that good sediment at the bottom of the Rivanna Reservoir.

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Comm School Official Pleads Not Guilty To Child Porn Charges

Comm School associate dean Michael Morris has pleaded not guilty to child pornography charges.

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One Suspect Surrenders In Assault On Prospect Avenue

One suspect has surrendered in connection with a recent assault on Prospect Avenue, but police continue to look for two others.

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Arrest In Armed Robbery Of Dollar General In Locust Grove

A suspect was arrested following an armed robbery Tuesday at the Dollar General Store in Locust Grove.

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Buckingham Family Displaced By Fire

A Tuesday afternoon fire destroyed a house on Andersonville Road in Dillwyn.

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Greif Reaffirms Commitment To Amherst County

Greif will spend $45 million to upgrade its operations in Amherst County.

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Council Makes Decisions About Next Budget

City Councilors have made some choices about the next budget cycle.

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Police Seek Suspects In Recent Assault

City Police seek three suspects in recent attack on Prospect Avenue.

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Commission Backs Tougher Stance On Smugglers

The State Crime Commission is backing a tougher stance on cigarette smugglers.

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Tentative ID For Human Remains

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Albemarle Police await confirmation from the Medical Examiner's Office.

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UVA Community Alert: Rape

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The Office of the Dean of Students received multiple reports of an off-campus sexual assault late Thursday morning.

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Global life expectancy rises, but people live sicker for longer

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General health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses.

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When Congress returns from vacation, budget fight looms

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The U.S. Congress will soon embark on a high-stakes budget negotiation with President Barack Obama that, if productive, could give Republicans the increased military spending they want and Democrats the increased domestic spending they seek.

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The condition of the woman shot and wounded during the WDBJ interview has improved.