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Cuccinelli Proposes Seven Additional Debates

Republican candidate for Governor Ken Cuccinelli favors having seven additional debates with Democrat Terry McAuliffe.

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UVA Alumna Gets One of Higher Education’s Biggest Jobs

Janet Napolitano, who’s a 1983 graduate of the UVA Law School, is taking one of the biggest jobs in higher education.

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Governor Reappoints Goodwin, Picks Three New Men For UVA Board

The University of Virginia is getting three new faces on its Board of Visitors.

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State Employees Can Look Forward To Fatter Paychecks, And Virginia Has New Surplus

Those who work for Virginia’s government can expect pay increases in mid-August.

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State Climatologist Sees Way Above Normal Rainfall Amounts

The State Climatologist says our recent rainfalls have been much higher than normal.

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Louisa Hires New County Attorney

Louisa has hired its next County Attorney.

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Barnette Leaving UVA Basketball Program

Sophomore guard Taylor Barnette will be leaving UVA.

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UVA Names New Swimming And Diving Coach

UVA has named a new head coach for the swimming and diving teams.

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State Police Brought In To Look At ABC Incident

The chairman of the state ABC board has released a statement on the April 11th incident at the Barracks Road Shopping Center.

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Governor McDonnell’s Son Arrested In Charlottesville

The son of the Governor was arrested over the weekend.

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Fire Destroys Albemarle Home

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Still no word on what caused the fire on Hildridge Drive.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after season six

This photo released by PBS and Carnival Film and Television Limited shows, from left, Lesley Nicol as Mrs. Patmore, and Sophie McShera as Daisy, in a scene from season four of the Masterpiece TV series, "Downton Abbey." As it returns for its much-awaited fourth season, it remains a series about elegance, tradition and gentility, and the pressures of preserving them. The show premieres Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 pm ET on PBS.

Producers confirm that the next season of "Downton Abbey" will be the last.

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Aaron Hernandez trail delayed by bomb threat

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during a motion regarding jail phone recordings during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Hernandez is accused in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

A bomb threat has delayed proceedings of the Aaron Hernandez murder trial.

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Martese Johnson Next Court Date May 28th

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During a brief hearing Thursday morning, the next court date for Martese Johnson was set for May 28th.

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Police search house of pilot who crashed A320

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Police hold media away from the house where Andreas Lubitz lived in Montabaur, Germany, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed with 150 people on board on Tuesday in the French Alps. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.