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State Bar Plans Hearing Involving Gary Close

The Virginia State Bar is planning a hearing focusing on former Culpeper prosecutor Gary Close.

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Virginia Congressman Travels To Selma

A Virginia congressman attended an Alabama ceremony spotlighting the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday.

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TSA Finds Stun-Gun In Passenger’s Bag

A TSA employee finds a stun-gun in a female passenger's carry-on bag.

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Former First Lady Dies At 98

Former First Lady of Virginia Katherine Beale Godwin has passed away.

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Young Spellers Strut Their Stuff

Some of our area's best young spellers have showcased their talents.

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Governor Gets Bill Involving Privacy After Death

The General Assembly has approved legislation that deals with a person's right to privacy after he or she has died.

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Some Sweet Briar Grads Vow To Fight

Some graduates of Sweet Briar College are vowing to fight plans to close their school.

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Three Die After Portsmouth Fire

Three small children have died after a house fire in Portsmouth.

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Event In Fluvanna For Field, Santiago

A Saturday event in Fluvanna County showcased the search for Janet Renee Field and Bonnie Santiago.

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Firefighters Offer Time-Change Reminder

The time-change weekend gave area firefighters a chance to provide a reminder about smoke-alarm batteries.

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Interchange Opponents File Lawsuit

Rio at 29 North Interchange opponents have followed through on their threat to file a lawsuit.

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Partial Release Of Matthew Fairfax Records

A Fairfax judge will allow some court documents that involve Jesse Matthew to remain sealed.

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$2 Million Powerball Ticket Sold In Palmyra

A Powerball ticket bought in Palmyra for the Wednesday drawing is worth $2 million.

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Men Fined In Nelson Bear Hunting Case

Three men get hit with fines after a hunting trip to Nelson County.

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TSA Confiscates Gun From Lynchburg Man

TSA agents have charged a Lynchburg man with trying to bring a handgun aboard a plane.

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Matthew Granted Trial Delay, DNA Expert

The defense attorney for Jesse Matthew has been granted requests to delay the trial and get help from a DNA expert.

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Dominion Postpones Pipeline Open House

Dominion Resources has postponed the open house on alternative natural gas pipeline routes that was to have been held Thursday afternoon.

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Manslaughter Charges In Goochland Crash

A man involved in a fatal collision Sunday night on I-64 in Goochland County now faces more serious charges.

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One Texan To Another: “Thank You For Reporting Jesse Matthew”

The woman who tracked down ‘Karen’ says she deserves a big ‘thank you’ for calling police when she saw the man wanted for the abduction of Hannah Graham.

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Sweet Briar College Shutting Down

Sweet Briar College is closing after this semester.

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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.