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Regional Home Sales Up In 3rd Quarter

Home sales in the region were up about 5% over last year in the third quarter.

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CNU Poll Shows Clinton, Trump Ahead

A statewide survey shows Hillary Clinton is the Democrats' choice for 2016, and Donald Trump fares best among Republicans.

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Board Hopeful Expects Budget Crunch

A candidate in a school board special election expects tough choices in the next budget cycle.

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Another Honor For Teresa Sullivan

UVA President Teresa Sullivan has been inducted as a new member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.


UVA, UNC Battle At 3:30 Oct. 24

The University of Virginia's game against archrival North Carolina in Chapel Hill will begin at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 24th.

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Earthquake Drill Happens Thursday

Virginians will take part in an earthquake drill on Thursday.

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GOP Candidates Prepare For Nov. 3

Republicans vow a full-court press during the final three weeks of this year's campaigns.

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McAuliffe Reaffirms Support For Clinton

Governor McAuliffe leaves no doubt he's in Hillary Clinton's corner in the Democrats' 2016 presidential nominating contest.

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Fall Wildfire Season Begins Thursday

The fall wildfire season will begin Thursday.

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Robbin Thompson Has Died

Robbin Thompson, who sang "Sweet Virginia Breeze", has died from cancer.

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Former O’Malley Volunteer In Jail

A former volunteer for the Martin O'Malley presidential campaign is in a Hanover County jail, after being charged with felony child pornography.

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Sabato Reacts To Benghazi Development

UVA's Larry Sabato reacts to a new development involving the congressional committee that's investigating the 2012 Benghazi attack.

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UVA Falls to Pitt, 26-19

The University of Virginia fell short Saturday afternoon in its ACC opener, losing 26-19 to Pittsburgh.

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Opponents Picket Planned Parenthood

Abortion opponents intensify their demands that Congress defund Planned Parenthood.

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Hurt Hopes Next Speaker Is Assertive

Robert Hurt hopes the next Speaker of the House will display a more assertive style.

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Class Sizes Continue To Vary In County

Class sizes continue to vary in the Albemarle County schools.

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More Schools Have Solar Involvement

Four Virginia schools take part in a pilot program that involves solar energy.

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Movie Filmed In Va. Reaches Theaters

The movie "Big Stone Gap", which was filmed in Virginia, had its national release on Friday.

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AMTRAK Allows Pets On Some Trains

AMTRAK is now allowing passengers on some Virginia train routes to bring their pets.

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Drivers Won’t Use Dominion To Reach 29

For most of this month, a utility relocation project will keep drivers from using Dominion Drive to access 29 North.

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