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Virginia Firefighters Take Off For Oregon

Nearly two dozen Virginia firefighters have headed to the West Coast.

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Police Charge Man With Posing As U.S. Marshal

Police have charged a man with impersonating a U.S. marshal.

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Trespassers Arrested At Albemarle Quarry Site

Two swimmers in an old quarry face charges of public intoxication and underage alcohol possession.

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New Mental Health Reform Panel Begins Work

A new mental health reform panel has begun its work.

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Many Virginia Lawmakers Work To Preserve Training Centers

Many of Virginia's federal lawmakers, including Robert Hurt, want to preserve state training centers.

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Our Community Farm In Shenandoah Shuts Down

Our Community Farm In Shenandoah County has shut its doors.

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Virginia Oyster Harvest Has Another Big Surge

Virginia's oyster harvest has had another large surge.

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City Police Look For Credit Card Theft Suspects

City Police are asking for your help in finding two men suspected of stealing and using a credit card.

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Car Hits VDOT Line-Painting Truck

There were no serious injuries when a car ran into a VDOT line-painting truck early Monday on westbound I-64 near mile-marker 116.

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City Sets New Hours, Fees For CLASS Program

The city schools have a new fee schedule for the CLASS program, which provides child care.

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More Closings, Delays This Week At McIntire-Bypass Construction

The city is warning drivers to expect more lane closures and delays linked to McIntire Road Extended.

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Gaughan Campaign Manager Speaks To Area Democrats

The campaign manager for congressional hopeful Lawrence Gaughan has met with area Democratic leaders.

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Call For State To Keep Interest In Wind Power

Environmental groups lobby Virginia's elected leaders to stay interested in wind power.

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Santiago Family Calls Off Weekend Vigil

The family of Bonnie Santiago called off a vigil it had planned for Saturday in Albemarle County.

State Board Elections

State Agency Tells Salahi He Won’t Be On Fall Ballot

A man who gained a reputation for crashing a White House party won't be on Virginia ballots this November.

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Kaine Favors Overturning Hobby Lobby Decision

Senator Tim Kaine (D- Richmond) believes Congress should try to overturn the Hobby Lobby decision.

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Russians Prohibit Jim Moran From Entering Their Country

Russia has banned a retiring member of Virginia's congressional delegation from coming to visit.

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Morrissey Pleads Not Guilty; Will Stand Trial In December

Veteran Delegate Joe Morrissey (D- Henrico County) will stand trial on felony charges on December 15th.

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UVA Class Of 2018 Gets Summer Orientation

Many members of the Class of 2018 have had a preview of their late August move into a UVA dorm.

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Area Lawmakers React To Crash Of Flight Over Ukraine

Virginia's U.S. Senate and House members are reacting to the crash of a passenger flight in Ukraine.

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Soundgarden fan sends death threats to Chris Cornell

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Chris Cornell of Soundgarden performs at Rock on the Range on Sunday, May 19, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio.

An obsessed fan of Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell has been arrested and charged with sending death threats to the rocker and his family.

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Arcade Fire confused by fans’ love for free downloads

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Win Butler and Reed Parry of Arcade Fire perform at the 2014 Big Day Out Festival.

Arcade Fire are baffled by the avalanche of online file-sharing because fans will regularly buy expensive coffee but expect to get records for free.

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Israel intensifies Gaza assault, Egyptians revise truce plan

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A Palestinian firefighter reacts as he tries to put out a fire at Gaza's main power plant, which witnesses said was hit in Israeli shelling, in the central Gaza Strip July 29, 2014.

Israel knocked out Gaza's only power plant, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised proposal for halting its war with Islamist militants in the enclave.