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UVA Has Two More Rhodes Scholars

The University of Virginia has expanded its list of Rhodes Scholars.

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Police Charge Mother With Trying To Poison Kids

A Virginia Beach woman has been charged with trying to poison her children.

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Liberty Freshman Will Be Buried In Texas

A Liberty University freshman who was killed November 19th will be buried in Texas.

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City Jury Convicts Turner Of Second-Degree Murder

A city jury has convicted Wanda Maria Turner of second-degree murder.

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Virginia’s Jobless Rate Holds Steady At 5.6%

There was no change in Virginia’s unemployment rate for October.

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Google Picks Chantilly As Virginia’s Top E-City

Google has selected Chantilly as Virginia’s top e-city.

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Governor-Elect Announces His Pick For Transportation Board

Governor-Elect McAuliffe announces his choice for Secretary of Transportation.

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Local Man Joins FEC

A longtime local resident has joined the Federal Election Commission.

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Judge Sentences Teen Following Friend’s Death

A judge has sentenced a teen driver who contributed to a friend’s death.

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AAA-Virginia Forecasts Slight Drop In Holiday Travel

AAA-Virginia is forecasting fewer of us will hit the road for a longer trip this Thanksgiving holiday period.

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Seahawks, Packers kick off NFL season

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The Seattle Seahawks open the defense of their Super Bowl crown and kick off the 2014-15 season at home against Green Bay.