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Appeals Court Judges Say Ban On Same Sex Marriages Should Go

A three-judge panel of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals wants to end Virginia's ban on same-sex marriages.

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Louisa Celebrates New Thomas Jefferson Elementary

Louisa County is celebrating the new Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.

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Overnight Bridge Repair On I-64 At Route 29 Interchange

There will be overnight bridge repair this week on the eastbound side of Interstate-64 at the Route 29 intersection.

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Maryland Man Killed In Nelson County Motorcycle Accident

A Maryland man was killed Saturday when his motorcycle collided with a car in Nelson County.

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Possible Presidential Hopeful To Speak In Virginia

Dr. Ben Carson, who might seek the Republican nomination for President, will speak in Richmond in October.

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Supporters Of Confederate Flags Rally In Lexington

The Sons of Confederate Veterans have rallied in Lexington in support of Confederate flags.

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Charlottesville Radio Group Stations Do Well In Progress Readers Poll

WCNR and WINA fare well in the 2014 Daily Progress Readers Choice Poll.

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First Warner-Gillespie Debate Takes Place Before Virginia Bar Association

Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie have had the first debate of the 2014 U.S. Senate campaign.

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Virginia Keeps Drug For Lethal Injections That Had Problems Elsewhere

Virginia will keep using midazolam in a three-drug cocktail for lethal injections of death row inmates.

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Minor Earthquake Happened Friday South Of TownOf Louisa

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 2.1 magnitude earthquake happened Friday afternoon in Louisa County.

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Randy Taylor Tells WINA News “I’m innocent”

The man convicted of killing Nelson County teenager Alexis Murphy tells WINA he didn't do it.

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UVA Study: Demand Outweighs Supply Of Mental Health Services

A study by a UVA economics professor shows many in our region are not receiving the mental health services they need.

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Report: SNP Produces $72 Million In Economic Benefits

The annual report has been issued on how Shenandoah National Park helps the regional economy.

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State’s Honey Bee Population Suffering

Between October and April, the bee population dropped by 33%

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Judge Upholds Jury Sentence For Randy Taylor

A Nelson County judge has told Randy Allen Taylor he must spend two life terms in prison.

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Albemarle Prosecutor Elaborates On Weiner Case

The Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney has highlighted additional details of the Mark Weiner case.

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Madison Man Charged In Dog Bite Case

A Madison County man faces several charges in the wake of a dog biting incident.

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Governor Orders State Agencies To Contract More With Certain Firms

Governor McAuliffe wants state agencies to do more business with firms headed by minorities and women.

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Researchers Examine Who Benefits From Higher Minumum Wage

UVA's Weldon Cooper Center has researched who would benefit if the minimum wage reaches $10.10 per hour.

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Judge Delays Sentencing For Mark Weiner

An Albemarle judge has delayed the sentencing for Mark Lawrence Weiner.

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Actor James Shigeta dies at 81

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Miyoshi Umeki and James Shigeta star in Flower Drum Song in 1961.

"Die Hard," "Lost Horizon" and "Mulan" star, James Shigeta, dies at 81.

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U.S says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks

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FOR USE AS DESIRED, YEAR END PHOTOS - FILE - President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, Monday, June 17, 2013. Obama and Putin discussed the ongoing conflict in Syria during their bilateral meeting.

In another sign of deteriorating relations, the U.S. government claims that Moscow has violated the Cold War treaty.

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Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting

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Armed pro-Russian separatists stand guard on the suburbs of Shakhtarsk, Donetsk region on July 28, 2014.

Intense fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine kills at least 19 civilians.