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Morrissey Resigns – Will Run For Seat Again

An embattled lawmaker is resigning after being convicted of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, but he'll run again for the seat he's vacating.

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City Adds Approval To Firearms Training Facility

City Councilors have agreed to a deal that creates a firearms training facility in the Milton area.

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Reaction To Governor’s Proposed Gun Restrictions

Virginians are weighing in on proposed new gun restrictions.

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Governor Introduces Gun Control Measures

Governor McAuliffe unveils package of gun restrictions that he wants the General Assembly to consider.

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Democrats Urge Morrissey To Resign

Delegate David Toscano (D- Charlottesville) has joined Governor McAuliffe in asking Joe Morrissey to leave the General Assembly.

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Virginia Senators Prevail In Budget Vote

Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine were on the prevailing side of a vote to keep the federal government running.

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Libertarians Recognize Bill Of Rights 223rd Anniversary

Our region's leading Libertarians will recognize the 223rd anniversary of America's Bill Of Rights

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Joe Morrissey Gets Jail Time For Offense In Henrico

Delegate Joe Morrissey will get jail time for an incident involving a teenage girl in Henrico County.

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Feds End Investigation Into Puckett Resignation

The feds have decided to end an investigation of former State Senator Phil Puckett's resignation.

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Probation Agency Wants At Least 10 Years For McDonnell

The Washington Post is reporting that the U.S. Probation Office is recommending that former governor Bob McDonnell be sentenced to at least ten years in prison.

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City School Board Focuses On Teacher Pay

The Charlottesville School Board renews its focus on teacher pay scales.

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Albemarle Charter Middle School Could Use More Space

Albemarle's charter middle school would benefit from having additional space.

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County Officials Want To Raise Employee Salaries

The Albemarle School Superintendent and the County Executive say they will try to raise salaries in the next budget cycle.

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GOP Leaders Propose $100 Limit On Gifts To Lawmakers

House Republican leaders are proposing a $100 cap on gifts to state lawmakers.

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Republican Wins Special House Election In Southwest Virginia

The Republican candidate has won the special election in the House of Delegates 4th District.

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Virginia Gets Top Ranking From CDC

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says Virginia gets the top grade among the 50 states for health preparedness.

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New Director At UVA Miller Center

UVA's Miller Center is getting a new director.

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New Report Highlights Cost Of UVA For Non-Virginians

The tuition and required fees UVA charges its out-of-state students exceed what you'd find at any other public college.

UVA President Speaks Out On Doubts Raised Over Rolling Stone Article

President Teresa Sullivan says UVA is committed to student safety and well being.

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Virginia’s Attorney General Addresses Rolling Stone’s Doubts

Mark Herring says nothing will district him from the urgency of preventing sexual assault.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

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In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

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Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

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The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."

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Noel Gallagher embarrassed daughter in front of Harry Styles

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Noel Gallagher left his teenage daughter mortified by embarrassing her in front of One Direction heart-throb Harry Styles.