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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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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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Hurt Outlines New Bills Dealing With Energy

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

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Virginians Participate In World Aids Day

Virginians played a role in the 25th annual World Aids Day.

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McDonnell: No Plans To Seek Another Elected Office

Governor McDonnell says he has no plans to run for anything else once he leaves the governor’s mansion.

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Deeds Lashes Out At Lexington Area Mental Health Agency

Local State Senator Creigh Deeds shares his frustrations with the mental health system.

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Board Of Education Approves A-F Grading System For Schools

Virginia’s Board of Education has signed off on an A-F system of grading public schools.

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UVA Outperforms Rivals In Recycling Competition

UVA outperforms many rivals in a recycling competition.

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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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Bob McDonnell Free During Appeals

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The U.S. Supreme Court grants the embattled former governor's wish.

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WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu in September

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September is shaping up to be a good month for streaming some hit movies and the TV series you've been meaning to check out.

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JMU Will Hold Vigil For Parker

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JMU will hold a vigil to honor the late Alison Parker.

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William Shatner working on Leonard Nimoy book

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"Leonard: A 50 Year Friendship" will hit the shelves next year.

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‘Deflategate’ judge to rule soon after Brady, NFL talks fail

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The National Football League and its players union failed to reach a settlement in their dispute over New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game "Deflategate" suspension despite weeks of talks.