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Virginia Ag, Forestry Exports Reach New High

Virginia now second only two Georgia on the East Coast.

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Albemarle Budgets More For 2016 Elections

Albemarle officials expect to include more money in the next budget for upcoming elections.

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Harlem Globetrotter Wants To End Violence

Harlem Globetrotters player urges area kids to avoid bullying and other violence.

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Waynesboro Gets Revitalization Award

Governor McAuliffe says Waynesboro is getting a $600,000 award for revitalization.

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Sabato Reacts To Oregon Power Shift

UVA's Larry Sabato says a changing of the guard in Oregon might not yield big changes.

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State Bar Plans Hearing Involving Gary Close

The Virginia State Bar is planning a hearing focusing on former Culpeper prosecutor Gary Close.

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UVA Slugs Its Way Past Pitt To Take Series

Virginia takes their ACC series opener.

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Virginia Congressman Travels To Selma

A Virginia congressman attended an Alabama ceremony spotlighting the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday.

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Bennett, Brogdon and Atkins Highlight All-ACC Awards

The top seeded Cavaliers take several all ACC honors.

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TSA Finds Stun-Gun In Passenger’s Bag

A TSA employee finds a stun-gun in a female passenger's carry-on bag.

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Former First Lady Dies At 98

Former First Lady of Virginia Katherine Beale Godwin has passed away.

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Young Spellers Strut Their Stuff

Some of our area's best young spellers have showcased their talents.

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Governor Gets Bill Involving Privacy After Death

The General Assembly has approved legislation that deals with a person's right to privacy after he or she has died.

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Some Sweet Briar Grads Vow To Fight

Some graduates of Sweet Briar College are vowing to fight plans to close their school.

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Three Die After Portsmouth Fire

Three small children have died after a house fire in Portsmouth.

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UVA Falls To Louisville 59-57

Listen to Tony Bennett’s Post Game comments below: Virginia took an unbeaten road record into the KFC Yum center against…

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Event In Fluvanna For Field, Santiago

A Saturday event in Fluvanna County showcased the search for Janet Renee Field and Bonnie Santiago.

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Firefighters Offer Time-Change Reminder

The time-change weekend gave area firefighters a chance to provide a reminder about smoke-alarm batteries.

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Galvin Wants Second Term

Incumbent City Councilwoman Kathy Galvin wants a second term.

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Interchange Opponents File Lawsuit

Rio at 29 North Interchange opponents have followed through on their threat to file a lawsuit.

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Ex-Albemarle Official Accused Of Felony In Fluvanna

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A former high-ranking official in the Albemarle schools faces a felony charge in Fluvanna.

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Virginia Democrats Get New Leader

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Susan Swecker has become the new chairwoman of the Democratic Party of Virginia.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.