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There’s One More Saturday For Absentee Balloting

Every Virginia registrar will open his or her office on Saturday.

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Democrats Stump In City; Cuccinelli Goes To Loudoun

Democrats have promoted their ticket in the city while GOP nominee Ken Cuccinelli campaigned in Loudoun.

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GOP Lawmakers Outline Education Goals For 2014

Republican leaders of the General Assembly unveil their plans for K-12 education.

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Area Electoral Board Member Says Purges Are Proper

A local member of an electoral board says systematic purges of voter rolls are necessary.

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Virginia Gets $37 Million Settlement From McKesson

Virginia is getting $37 million from a settlement with McKesson Pharmaceuticals.

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Toscano Believes His Party Benefits From Shutdown Furor

Local Delegate David Toscano believes the furor over the D.C. shutdown will help Democrats.

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Judge Says Voter Purging Is Allowed

A federal judge has ruled that the recent purging of voter rolls in Virginia is allowed.

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Governor Tallies Number Of People With Restored Rights

Governor McDonnell and his staff have tallied the numbers of nonviolent felons with restored rights.

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AMC To Tell Story Of Washington Spy Ring

AMC plans to air a series about George Washington’s spy ring in 2014.

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Councilman Gets Weary Of Congestion At Free Bridge

Dave Norris says the congestion around the Free Bridge is frustrating.

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yesterday in Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

No. 1 Virginia Falls to UNC, 4-2

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The Virginia baseball team fell to North Carolina, 4-2, in their final game of the series in Charlottesville. The Cavaliers will next travel to Richmond to play VCU at the Diamond on Tuesday at 7:00 pm.

yesterday in Entertainment, Sports

Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, wrongly convicted of murder, dead

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The boxer's imprisonment, and battle to free him, are immortalized in the Bob Dylan song "Hurricane" and the film of the same name, starring Denzel Washington.

yesterday in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Ramp Linked To Interstate 64 Will Have Brief Shutdown

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VDOT is warning drivers about a brief shutdown for one of the I-64 ramps.

Saturday in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Democrats Hear From Groups That Fight Poverty

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Local organizations that want to break the cycle of poverty have showcased their programs for area Democrats.

Saturday in Local, Surrounding Counties

Four Die In Petersburg Fire

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Petersburg Police are investigating a fire that killed four people.