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Tougher Regulations Considered For Cigarette Retailers

Stores that sell cigarettes might have to get a license under a proposal being considered by the Virginia Crime Commission.

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State Voting Equipment Under Scrutiny

A top election official is calling for a review of the voting equipment used in Virginia.

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Herring Still Has Campaign Debt

Attorney General Mark Herring is still dealing with $365,000 in campaign debt from 2013.

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Charlottesville Named Among Top Holiday Towns

There's another "best of" list that Charlottesville is on.

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Regional Prison Lawsuit Settled

Health care will now be monitored at the Fluvanna Correctional Center for Women.

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Refunds For Appalachian Power Customers

A small refund is coming to APCO customers.

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Virginia Infant Mortality Rate Improves

The infant mortality rate in Virginia showed an improvement in a five-year period.

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UVA Rector Apologizes To Alleged Rape Victim – Zero Tolerance Policy Adopted

The Rector of the UVA Board of Visitors opened a special meeting Tuesday afternoon by apologizing to the woman who was the subject of a recent article in Rolling Stone magazine.

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Governor Considers Rolling Back Car Tax Relief

The governor says the state economy is in trouble, and continuing car tax relief could be on the chopping block.

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New DNA Information In Morgan Harrington Case

New information from State Police says Jesse Matthew’s DNA was found on the T-shirt Harrington wore the night she disappeared.

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UVA Student Leaders React To Sexual Assault Allegations

Student leaders are reacting to a recent Rolling Stone article about sexual assaults at UVA.

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Toscano Wants General Assembly Hearing On Campus Sexual Violence

The House Minority Leader admits that changes in rules and regulations mean nothing if victims don't report their attacks.

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Victims Of Fatal Crash On Route 53 Identified

Albemarle Police have identified two Gordonsville area residents who died Sunday on Route 53.

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Heaphy To Step Down As U.S. Attorney

U.S. Attorney Tim Heaphy will step down by the end of 2014.

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Cavalier Daily: Fraternity Members Vacate House Following Threats

A student newspaper at UVA reports the brothers of Phi Kappa Psi have vacated their fraternity house.

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Two Die In Single-Vehicle Accident On Route 53 In Albemarle

Two people died Sunday in a single-vehicle accident on Route 53.

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Protest Outside Phi Kappa Psi Triggers Trespassing Arrests

Four people have been arrested for trespassing at a fraternity house associated with UVA.

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Radford Includes Gender ID In Anti-Discrimination Policy

Radford University now includes trangender students and employees as part of its anti-discrimination policy.

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UVA Takes Action Following Incident Chronicled In Rolling Stone

University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan has taken action regarding offenses that were highlighted in a Rolling Stone article.

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Joblessness In Virginia Drops In October

The Virginia Employment Commission says the jobless picture improved in October.

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Virginia Wins Over La Salle, 64-56

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Virginia remains undefeated with a 64-56 win over La Salle in the first round of the Barclays Center Classic.

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Ray Rice wins appeal against NFL suspension

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The former Ravens running back has won an appeal and is now eligible to sign with any NFL team.