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McAuliffe Signs Bill Involving Electric Rates

Governor McAuliffe has signed a bill focusing on rates for Dominion Virginia Power and Appalachian Power.

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Lethal Injection Drug Secrecy Put To Death

The House of Delegates deep-sixes a bill that would have provided secrecy for firms that make drugs for lethal-injection executions.

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Hannah Graham Would Have Turned 19 Wednesday

The late Hannah Graham's birthday is Wednesday.

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Environmentalists Uneasy About Big Contributions

Environment Virginia is unhappy about the political clout of chemical firms.

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Dominion Sets Electricity Use Record

Dominion Virginia Power customers set their all-time record for using electricity last Friday.

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No Jail Time For Lynchburg Woman

A Lynchburg woman who ran an unlicensed day care center won't go to jail.

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Conferees Agree On State Worker Pay Raise

House-Senate budget negotiators have agreed on a proposed salary increase for state employees.

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Dominion Checking Alternate Pipeline Routes

Some alternate routes have been drawn up for the proposed natural gas pipeline that would go through Nelson, Buckingham and Augusta.

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Bill Would Allow Unapproved Treatment

State lawmakers are considering a bill that would let cancer patients try any drug that's available.

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Gas Prices Keep Creeping Up

Virginia's gasoline prices continue their recent climb.

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Feds Investigate Complaint Against W&L

The federal government is investigating how Washington and Lee University handled a woman's sexual assault complaint.

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Morrissey To Get Seized Items

Embattled Delegate Joe Morrissey will be reunited with items from his law office.

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Nationwide To Close Lynchburg Call Center

Nationwide Insurance plans to close Lynchburg call center in 2016.

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State Wants Big Fine Against CSX

A state agency has proposed a six-figure fine against CSX

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Delta Flight Diverted To Richmond

A Delta Airlines flight bound for New York was safely diverted to Richmond.

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Both Chambers Approve Horse Racing Bill

Both chambers of the General Assembly have approved a bill dealing with Virginia horse racing.

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Two Toscano Bills Expected To Be Signed

Local Delegate David Toscano expects two of his bills will get signed by Governor McAuliffe.

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Former Health Commissioner Takes National Job

A onetime leader of the Virginia Department of Health is getting a new job.

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2014 Good Year For Va. Beach Tourism

Virginia Beach says 2014 was a good year for its motels, hotels, and restaurants.

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APCO Warns Boaters On Smith Mt. Lake

Applachian Power has a warning for anyone who goes boating on Smith Mountain Lake,

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Dominion Requesting Lower Rates

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Dominion Virginia Power customers could see a lower electric bill beginning in April.

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Maureen McDonnell Files Appeal

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Maureen McDonnell has filed the expected appeal of her conviction on corruption charges.

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Sean Singletary Charged With DUI

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Former UVA basketball player Sean Singletary was charged with DUI early Sunday after a traffic stop on Harris Street.