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Earthquake Late Thursday Night In Louisa

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake was registered late Thursday night in Louisa County.

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Suspects In Failed Robbery Identified

Two attempted robbery suspects have been identified after they were beaten and detained by the would-be victims.

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Ivy Fire Station Dedicated

Residents west of the city could see lower insurance rates with the opening of the new Ivy fire station.

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Man Struck And Killed By Amtrak Train In Culpeper

A 19-year-old male was struck and killed by an Amtrak train Thursday morning in Culpeper.

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Taylor Back In Court To Answer To Probation Violation

The suspect in the Alexis Murphy case was in court Thursday, but for another reason

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Group Sets Sights On Olympics In DC

A new group is focusing on getting the Olympic Games to Washington, DC.

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Son Of Former DC Mayor Facing Drug Charges

The son of former Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry is facing DUI and marijuana charges in the Tidewater area.

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MADD Applauds Increased Labor Day Patrols

Police in Virginia and across the country are out in force through the Labor Day weekend looking for drunk drivers as part of the annual Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign.

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Survey Finds Distracted Walking Issue For Kids

A new Safe Kids Worldwide survey of more than 34-thousand middle and high school students reveals a dangerous pattern of behavior.

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Columbia Gas Customers To See Rate Drop

If you are a Columbia Gas of Virginia customer, you will see your bill drop a bit.

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Ohio State University fires marching band director

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OSU has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.

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Ravens’ Rice suspended 2 games

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Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice has been suspended without pay for the first two games of the season for violating the league's personal conduct policy.

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This kayaker takes whale watching to a whole new level.

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Possible Tornado Kills Two At Virginia Eastern Shore Campground

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Two people were killed and dozens were injured when a suspected tornado slammed into a campground on Virginia's Eastern Shore Thursday morning.

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Shia LaBeouf has September court date

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The actor's disorderly conduct case is adjourned until the fall.