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Gordonsville Area Woman Dies In Weekend Collision

A 51-year-old woman has died in a weekend crash on Route 33 in Orange County.

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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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Fire Destroys Albemarle Home

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Still no word on what caused the fire on Hildridge Drive.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after season six

This photo released by PBS and Carnival Film and Television Limited shows, from left, Lesley Nicol as Mrs. Patmore, and Sophie McShera as Daisy, in a scene from season four of the Masterpiece TV series, "Downton Abbey." As it returns for its much-awaited fourth season, it remains a series about elegance, tradition and gentility, and the pressures of preserving them. The show premieres Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 pm ET on PBS.

Producers confirm that the next season of "Downton Abbey" will be the last.

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Aaron Hernandez trail delayed by bomb threat

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during a motion regarding jail phone recordings during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Hernandez is accused in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

A bomb threat has delayed proceedings of the Aaron Hernandez murder trial.

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Martese Johnson Next Court Date May 28th

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During a brief hearing Thursday morning, the next court date for Martese Johnson was set for May 28th.

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Police search house of pilot who crashed A320

Police hold media away from the house where Andreas Lubitz lived in Montabaur, Germany, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed with 150 people on board on Tuesday in the French Alps. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.