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Hedge St. Resident Wants City To Do More For Non-Drivers

A resident of Hedge Street is urging City Councilors to do more for pedestrians and bicycle riders.


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.


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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Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber to argue for new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in court on Tuesday to seek a new trial for their client, who was sentenced to death in June for the 2013 bomb attack that killed three people and injured more than 260.

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Kentucky remains on top


The Wildcats are off to a 7-0 start and got 59 of the first place votes.

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Warriors’ perfect start being put to the test


Golden State extended their NBA record start to 19-0 with a narrow win over the Utah Jazz but that inevitable first defeat of the season may come sooner rather than later.

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Ravens beat Browns with touchdown off blocked field goal


Baltimore Ravens safety Will Hill gave up the tying touchdown in the fourth quarter Monday night, but he atoned for that error in a big way.

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China, U.S. high-level cyber crime talks to begin Tuesday


Top U.S. and Chinese officials will convene this week in Washington for the first round of cyber security talks following the signing of a bilateral anti-hacking accord in September.