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Candidates For Governor Attend Labor Day Events

Virginia’s candidates for Governor were out pressing the flesh during Labor Day events.

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Father Of UVA Undergrad Who Died Speaks Out

The father of a second-year UVA student who died is speaking out.

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Dominion Submits Revised 15-Year Energy Plan

Dominion Virginia Power has produced a new 15-year plan for energy creation.

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Pace Of Arrests At Gun Shows Has Accelerated

State Police say the number of arrests involving gun shows is on the upswing.

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Henrico Man Dies During Trip To Outer Banks

A Richmond area man died during a weekend trip to the Outer Banks.

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Some Large School Systems Have Interim Superintendents

The Alexandria and Henrico schools begin a new academic year without permanent superintendents.

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Search For Alexis Murphy Yields Sweater Found In Rockfish River

A team that’s been looking for a missing teen found a red sweater during a search of the Rockfish River.

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Two Stafford Deputies Wounded In Spotsylvania Incident

Members of the Stafford Sheriff’s Department were wounded in a Spotsylvania County incident.

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Former Volunteer Firefighter In Fauquier Pleads Guilty To Embezzlement

A longtime volunteer firefighter in Fauquier County pleads guilty to embezzlement.

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Memorial Service For Soldier Killed In Afghanistan Happens Tuesday

A memorial service for an Orange County native who died in Afghanistan is slated for Tuesday.

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Lions, Eagles, Seahawks have triumphant turkey day

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Philadelphia and Detroit both served up Thanksgiving Day routs while Seattle boosted their playoff hopes.

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FedEx predicts increase in holiday deliveries

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It's going to be another record-setting holiday season for shipments.

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‘Frozen’ tops Barbie as top girls’ holiday pick

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The results marked the first time in 11 years that Barbie hasn't held the No. 1 spot in the annual toy survey.

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Black Friday gun buys test background check system

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As stores crowd with holiday shoppers, gun buyers will be challenging the nation's background check system to keep up.