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“Border to Border ” Crackdown Labeled Successful

“Border to Border ” Crackdown Labeled Successful

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The Border to Border traffic crackdown in seven states caught more than a few bad driviers. Last Friday through Sunday, law enforcement agencies in several states stepped up patrols along Routes 15 and 17. In all, there were nearly 2400 tickets issued for numerous offenses, including speeding, drunk driving, reckless driving and child restraint and seat belt violations. Virginia had 877 summonses on its stretch of Route 15, including 16 in Louisa County and 123 combined in Culpeper, Madison and Orange.

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

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This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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PHOTOS: Joe Cocker through the years

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A look back on the legendary career of the "Up Where We Belong" hitmaker.

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Legendary rocker Joe Cocker dead at 70

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The raspy-voiced, Grammy-winning "You Are So Beautiful" singer has lost his battle with lung cancer.