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Climate plan shows U.S. ‘can change the world’

The plan, which also mandates a shift to renewable energy from coal-fired electricity, is meant to put the U.S. in a strong position at international talks in Paris later this year on reaching a deal to curb global warming.

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in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties

Governor To Lead Redistricting Effort

Governor McAuliffe will co-chair a new congressional redistricting fund aimed at sending more Democrats to governors mansions.

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Kaine Supports Iran Nuclear Deal

Kaine, who serves on the both the Foreign Relations and the Armed Services committees, holds major sway among Democrats.

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Greene Public Comment Rules Under Fire

A statewide organization is criticizing the new public comment rules at Greene County supervisors meetings.

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Man Killed By Powhatan Deputy

A man was shot and killed by a Powhatan County deputy responding to a domestic dispute.

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Back-To-School Bash Scheduled

An event to make sure kids have their school supplies will be held August 15th.

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in Lifestyle

Fitness experts warn of the pitfalls of going to exercise extremes

With challenging workouts from ultra-marathons to endurance events on obstacle courses all the rage, fitness experts say more and more weekend warriors are leaping into extreme activities before looking into the perils of overdoing it.

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‘Dungeons & Dragons’ coming to the big screen

Warner Brothers says the popular fantasy role-playing game is being converted into a feature film.

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Former UVA Standout Shines For Orioles

Former UVA star pitcher earns second major league start and his second win.

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After death of 9-year-old, no more bat boys and girls

The National Baseball Congress is suspending the use of bat boys and girls during its World Series in Kansas following the death of a 9-year-old boy who was hit by a bat.

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WATCH: WWE salutes the late ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper

One of the most iconic wrestlers in the history of the WWE died last week at the age of 61.

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More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate vote

Now that the Senate has derailed Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the battle.

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Stanley Cup winner Schneider new Hall of Famer

Stanley Cup winner Mathieu Schneider is among four new inductees to the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame.

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Prosecutors: Hernandez tipster had sex ties with ex-NFL star

Massachusetts prosecutors said on Monday that an anonymous caller, who told lawyers for former NFL star Aaron Hernandez that one of the jurors who found him guilty of murder should have been disqualified, had a sexual relationship with the athlete.

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Love is not dead: Will and Jada aren’t divorcing

"Men in Black" star Will Smith took the unusual step of publicly shooting down a report that he and his actress wife of 17 years had decided to divorce.

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in Music, Entertainment

Gwen and Gavin are calling it quits

Is "The Voice" ruining marriages?

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Illegal immigration a dominant theme at Republican forum even without Trump

There was no Donald Trump but his top issue, illegal immigration, was a dominant theme for 14 Republican presidential candidates who tested their messages at a forum to start a pivotal week on the campaign trail.

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Major U.S. airlines end trophy hunter shipments after Cecil outcry

Three U.S. airlines have banned the transport of lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and buffalo killed by trophy hunters, in the latest fallout from the killing of Zimbabwe's Cecil the lion.

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When a giant crane lands on your house

Two construction cranes and a portion of a bridge being replaced in the Netherlands came crashing down, landing on nearby homes.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of hte big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Aug. 4. PRICE DEBUTS FOR JAYS…

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Webb Skipped Democrats’ Minnesota Event

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Former U.S Senator Jim Webb (D- Falls Church) skips the Democrats' summer meeting in Minneapolis.

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Judge Lets Lawsuit Against Plate Readers Stick

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A judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that involves license-plate readers.

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Teen Athlete On Mend After Accident

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A high school athlete is recuperating from a two-vehicle collision in Spostylvania County.

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Pro Player No Longer Faces Felony Charge

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A professional football player is no longer facing a felony charge in Virginia Beach.

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‘Siri, can you give me a hint?’ Apple confirms September event

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The rumors are true: Apple will host an event Sept. 9 in San Francisco.