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Teen Pilot Dies In Orange Plane Crash

A 16-year-old student pilot was killed when a small plane crashed Sunday in Orange County.

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Toxic Emissions Have Recently Increased

Virginia's environmental agency finds an increase in toxic emissions.

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Upcoming Events Highlight End Of Civil War

Several Virginia communities will hold ceremonies marking the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War.

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Ex-Albemarle Official Charged With Felony

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

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Virginia Democrats Get New Leader

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

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Rolling Stone Article Review Coming Soon

A magazine-issued review by the Columbia Journalism School further disputes the claims of ‘Jackie’.

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State Favors Quicker Retesting For Many Kids

Thousands of Virginia school kids might get an expedited chance to re-take standardized tests.

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SCC Approves Dominion Rate Adjustment

Dominion Virginia Power customers will see a lower electric rate.

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Governor Signs Budget With Pay Raise

Governor McAuliffe has signed Virginia's amended budget, which will take effect in July.

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Fire Destroys Eastern Albemarle House

A Thursday morning fire gutted a house in eastern Albemarle.

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City Drops Charge Against Matthew

Albemarle resident Jesse Matthew does not face an abduction charge in Charlottesville.

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Tragic Ending To Search For Young Boy

There was a tragic ending to the search for a Pulaski County boy.

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Brunswick Jury Convicts Woman Of Manslaughter

A Brunswick County jury has convicted a woman of involuntary manslaughter.

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UVA BOV Approves Tuition Hikes

UVA students will pay just under 4% more for tuition next year.

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Governor Signs Order To Retrain ABC Agents

Governor McAuliffe has signed an executive order calling for retraining of ABC agents, among other changes.

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Second Highest Virginia Wine Grape Harvest

Virginia had its second highest ever wine grape harvest in 2014.

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Albemarle 2nd Healthiest County In Virginia

The latest rankings show Albemarle is the second healthiest county in Virginia.

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Opposition To Closing Sweet Briar Grows

There's more organized opposition to closing Sweet Briar College.

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Rolling Stone Investigation: Charlottesville Police Full Statement

The six-page document includes a laundry list of inconsistencies.

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Sullivan, Herring Statements On Rolling Stone Investigation

Both appreciate the Charlottesville Police Department’s due diligence.

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Baseballers Sweep Notre Dame In ACC Series

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The UVA baseball team has swept Notre Dame in a weekend series 9-1, 4-2, and 5-4.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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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.