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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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Update: Prisoner In Gown Captured

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Police have captured the prisoner who escaped early Tuesday morning from a Northern Virginia hospital.

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Robin Williams’ image cannot be used for 25 years

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Actor and comedian Robin Williams poses during a press tour promoting his new movie "License To Wed" in Santa Monica, Calif., Friday, June 15, 2007.

The "Mrs. Doubtfire" stare will not appear in any form of publicity until 2039.

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Patriots owner Kraft takes stand in Aaron Hernandez trial

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Patriots owner Robert Kraft took the stand in the murder trial of former star player Aaron Hernandez.

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Three Charged At DUI Roadblock

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Three people were charged with DUI during an Albemarle Police roadblock this past Friday night.

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Albemarle Additions To Landmarks Register

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Two properties in Albemarle County have been added to the Virginia Landmarks Register.