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Morrissey Suspends His Campaign

Joe Morrissey has suspended his current campaign for a seat in the General Assembly.

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City Schools Boast More Diverse Faculty

City school officials say they have had better success this year hiring black teachers.

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Past Mayors Compare Notes With Council

Former Charlottesville mayors got together Thursday with the current City Council.

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PVCC Expects Enrollment Decline

PVCC expects lower enrollment for the fall semester than it had a year ago.

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Judges Want Help With Redistricting

A three-judge federal panel wants some help with congressional redistricting.

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Democrats Propose Gun Control Measures

Some Democrats in the House of Delegates are proposing new gun control legislation.

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Attorney General Herring Seeks Second Term

Attorney General Mark Herring has announced that he will seek re-election in 2017.

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Judge Lets Lawsuit Against Plate Readers Stick

A judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that involves license-plate readers.

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McDonnell Lawyers Appeal To Supreme Court

Bob McDonnell's lawyers tell the U.S. Supreme Court the former governor has been a victim of overly zealous federal prosecutors.

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Stop-And-Frisk Lawsuit Moves Forward

A Charlotesville judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit against the city that deals with police stop and frisk procedures.

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Rival State Senators Will Debate At CNU

Rival members of the state senate will debate who should control that chamber.

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McDonnell Lawyers Ask Roberts For Stay

Bob McDonnell's lawyers send emergency appeal to Chief Justice John Roberts and the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Renewed Talk Of Regional Authority

There's renewed interest in creating a regional transportation authority.

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GOP To Governor: Don’t Reappoint Judge

Republican members of the General Assembly are warning Governor McAuliffe he should not reappoint Jane Roush to Virginia's Supreme Court.

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Lottery Has Another Successful Year

Virginia Lottery celebrates another profitable year.

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Senate Adjourns Without Approving Judge

The State Senate abruptly adjourns without approving a candidate for a Virginia Supreme Court vacancy.

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Another Plea To Keep McDonnell Free

Bob McDonnell has made a final plea to a federal court to let him remain free.

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Professor Emeritus Julian Bond Has Died

Julian Bond, who was a professor emeritus at the University of Virginia, has died in Florida.

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Lawmakers Convene For Special Session

Members of the General Assembly are returning to Richmond to take on two contentious issues.

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Guardian: Johnson Poised To Sue ABC Agents

A British newspaper says UVA student Martese Johnson is poised to sue three Virginia ABC agents.

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