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Xerox Fixes Computer Network; EBS Works Again

Xerox has fixed its computer netwoork which was down part of the weekend.

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Northam Wants EPA To Phase In Standards For Utilities

A statewide candidate office hopes the EPA has a gradual approach to new rules for power plants.

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Washington Post Endorses McAuliffe

The Washington Post has endorsed Terry McAuliffe in the contest for Governor.

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Fairfax Woman Becomes Virginia Teacher Of Year

A first-grade teacher from Springfield is Virginia’s Teacher of the Year.

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Governor Appoints Two Cabinet Secretaries

Governor McDonnell has chosen two new members of his cabinet.

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Wilder Endorses McAuliffe For Governor

Former Governor Doug Wilder wants to see fellow Democrat Terry McAuliffe get his old job.

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Virginia Passes On Federal Education Grant

Virginia’s not competing in the Obama administration’s Race To The Top program.

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City Gets Ordinance Dealing With Benefits For Same-Sex Couples

The City Council has adopted a new ordinance that deals with employee benefits.

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Hurt Assesses First Week Of Federal Shutdown

Congressman Robert Hurt (R-Pittsylvania County) has shared his thoughts on week one of a shutdown.

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New Study Gives McAuliffe Big Edge In Ad Spending

A new study shows Democrat Terry McAuliffe with a big advantage in Virginia’s ad wars.

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.