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Fairfax Animal Shelter Won’t Take In New Dogs Citing Fear Of Flu

The animal shelter serving Fairfax County is holding off on accepting new dogs.


Young Teen Drowns In Atlantic Off Virginia Beach

A young boy drowns at the northern end of Virginia Beach.

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Federal Officials Say Rocky Mount Patrolman Has Been Indicted

The U.S. Attorney For the Western District Of Virginia Says a Rocky Mount patrolman has been indicted.

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Parts Of Interstate 85 Now Honor A Slain State Trooper

State officials have erected signs that designate parts of Interstate 85 in honor of the late State Trooper Junius Walker.

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Manning Supporters Hold Downtown Rally

Local supporters of soldier Bradley Manning held a weekend rally in the city.

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Police Ask For Public’s Help Following July 20th Stabbing Incident

City Police want the public’s help in solving a recent crime on 3rd Street, N.E.

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Albemarle Police Charge Two Men With Breaking Into Cars

Albemarle Police have charged two local men with assorted crimes, including breaking and entering.


City Taking Human Rights Commission Applicants

The city is looking for people who want to serve on its new Human Rights Commission.


Former Orange Teacher Indicted On Porn Charges

A grand jury has indicted a former Orange County teacher accused of possessing child pornography.

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Northern VA Woman Dies In Spain Crash

One of the Americans killed in the train wreck in Spain lived in Northern Virginia.

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George Lucas to new ‘Star Wars’ film: I’m your divorced father


"Star Wars" creator George Lucas, who was not involved in making the long-awaited new film, "The Force Awakens," said he is as ambivalent about seeing the movie as a divorced father would be about attending his child's wedding.