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Regional Library System Gets New Budget

Regional library system gets a new budget, effective July 1st.

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Fatal Hit-And-Run Suspect Captured In Louisa County

A man wanted in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash in Louisa County has been arrested.

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Local Bank Robbery Suspect Gets Caught In Augusta County

The Augusta County Sheriff’s office has caught a suspect in a Charlottesville bank robbery.

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Two Virginia Aviation Veterans Die In Ohio Crash

Two people who were familiar names in Virginia’s aviation industry were killed during a Saturday air show in Ohio.

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Virginia Lawmakers Couldn’t Reach Agreement On Farm Bill

Virginia’s congressional delegation was split over a proposed new farm bill, which the House of Representatives has rejected.

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City, County And Others Get More Transportation Dollars

Many area localities are getting additional money for transportation improvements.

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Jackpot Winner Takes His/Her Time

A Mega Millions player who bought a winning ticket in Farmville appears to be in no hurry to claim a jackpot.

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Goodlatte Favors Adding Natural Bridge To The National Park System

Congressman Bob Goodlatte wants to see Natural Bridge become part of the national park system.

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Inmate Who Fled Work-Release Program Has Been Caught

A 44-year-old inmate who fled from a work release program in Augsuta County has been caught in Washington, D.C.

James River Batteaux Festival Comes To Scottsville

The 28th annual James River Batteaux Festival comes to Scottsville.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best photos in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.