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Commission Backs Tougher Stance On Smugglers

The State Crime Commission is backing a tougher stance on cigarette smugglers.

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VDOT Seeks Feedback On Bridge Project

VDOT will hold a December 10th public hearing on a bridge project.

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UVA Hosts Forum On Mental Health And Guns

UVA’s Batten School hosted a Monday forum on mental health and guns.

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Eleven Died In Crashes Over Holiday Weekend

Eleven people died on Virginia’s highways over the Thanksgiving weekend.

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Hurt Outlines New Bills Dealing With Energy

Congressman Robert Hurt says the House has passed new energy legislation.

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D-Day Memorial Plans For 70th Anniversary

Bedford is the home of the D-Day Memorial, which is planning a big anniversary in 2014.

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AAA Has Welcome News About Gas Prices

AAA-Virginia expects gay prices to stay where they are or go lower for the rest of 2013.

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New Study Questions Pilot Readiness

A report raises new questions about pilot readiness.

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Another Search For Missing Nelson County Girl

Virginians have renewed their search for 17-year-old Alexis Murphy of Nelson County.

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County School Board Favors Expanding STEM Enrollment

Some members of the Albemarle School Board want to expand enrollment in STEM courses.

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7 hours ago in Entertainment

Pitch, please: Julia Robert ‘sells’ sex toys on ‘Ellen’

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The "Pretty Woman" star, who plays a host on the Home Shopping Network (HSN) in her new movie "Mother's Day," was tasked with gushing about a blind item, which members of the studio audience could see.

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WATCH: Annoying Windows reminder interrupts live TV report

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9 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

New JAUNT Route Begins Monday

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A new JAUNT route serving a heavily-populated area begins Monday morning.

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Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

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An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

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Survey: Most Americans support usage fees to fix crumbling roads

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The cost to repair and upgrade the U.S. surface transportation system to meet current and future demands is in the "hundreds of billions of dollars," the U.S. Government Accountability Office said last year.