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Orange Considers Drug Testing In 6th-12th Grades

Orange County has created a plan for drug testing for middle and high school kids.

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Cantor Says Congress Must Zero In On Entitlements

Eric Cantor (R-Henrico County) says the House and Senate better come back from their August recess ready to work.

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Moran Reacts To Snowden’s Holing Up In Russia

Congressman Jim Moran (D-Alexandria) is reacting to Russia’s decision to provide Edward Snowden temporary asylum.

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Local Attorney Loses Law License For Five Years

Charlottesville attorney Matt Murray has lost his law license until the summer of 2018.

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Poison Ivy Becomes New Problem For Area Homeowners

Poison ivy has become more of a nuisance than usual this summer.

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PETA Opposes Great Bull Run Planned For Dinwiddie

PETA opposes plans for the Great Bull Run at a Dinwiddie County facility.

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Many Virginians Pay Final Respects To Harry Byrd, Jr.

Virginians have bid farewell to onetime U.S. Senator Harry Byrd, Jr. (I- Winchester).

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CAT Changes One Bus Route, And Adds Another

The local bus system has new stops on Route 7, and a new route has started.

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UVA Keeps AccessUVa, But Provisions Change In 2014

The University of Virginia is keeping AccessUVa, but future Wahoos will see different provisions.

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Sarvis Campaigns At Louisa Fair

Libertarian nominee for Governor Robert Sarvis brought his campaign to Louisa County on Saturday.

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DEVELOPING: Dozens of shots have been fired inside a Canadian Parliament building.

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With record harvests depressing prices, farmers are using chemicals that protect stored grain from critters.

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Vigil At Virginia Tech Tonight For Hannah Graham

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There will be a vigil at Virginia Tech tonight for UVA student Hannah Graham.

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Oprah, Neil Patrick Harris among year’s most ‘fascinating’

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FILE - This Sept. 20, 2009 file photo shows host Neil Patrick Harris during the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Harris will host the Emmys again. CBS will air the Emmycast live from Los Angeles on Sept. 22. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, file)

Barbara Walters is back with her annual TV special.

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Jeffrey Fowle, freed from N. Korea, back on American soil

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed the release of one of three Americans held in North Korea.