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1 hr ago | Cavalier Daily

Cross country posts encouraging results at UVa Duals

Sophomore Mike Marsella finished in first place at Friday's UVa Duals. The Cavalier men had three of the top four finishers in the 4K race at Panorama Falls.

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5 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Police: Virginia Girl, 2, Left in a Van, Dies

Police spokesman Scott Leamon says in a news release that authorities received a report of an unresponsive child at 4:27 p.m. Sunday in Roanoke.

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8 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

Concern Over Petersburg Emergency Response Times

Earlier this year on July 1st , the city authorized a $92,000 funding cut to a private company that responds to emergency calls within the city.

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12 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

Search Continues for Man Who Jumped from Boat in New Kent

A Virginia State Police helicopter joined in the search for the missing man, who has not been identified.

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16 hrs ago | Patch.com

Cleanest Restaurants in Fairfax

Fairfax Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in the Fairfax area.

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Related Topix: Virginia Government

20 hrs ago | Fire Dog Lake

Sunday Food: Ketchup

Since we talked about mustard last week, it's definitely time to deal with ketchup.

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Related Topix: Life, Recipes, Food

Sun Aug 31, 2014

WTVR Richmond

Air National Guard brothers help fallen pilot keep promise to wife

The widow of the Massachusetts Air National Guard pilot killed when his plane crashed last week in the remote mountains of Virginia says her husband's 104th Fighter Wing brothers helped keep a promise he made to her before he left on the doomed flight.

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Related Topix: US National Guard, US Military, US News, US Air Force, Air Accidents

WVEC-TV Norfolk

Trooper injured while monitoring I-264 traffic, driver charged

A State Trooper was treated for injuries after his motorcycle was struck by a vehicle on Interstate 264 on Sunday afternoon.

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The Virginian-Pilot

Portsmouth spiritual leader going strong after 45 years

Chief Apostle Marion Jones is celebrating her 45th anniversary as pastor of St. Mark Deliverence Center next month.

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The Virginian-Pilot

Norfolk hairstylists help sex-trade victims in Cambodia

From left, AOC stylists Sarah Mitchell and Jessica Lutzow, and owner Dalbe Markman stand outside AOC Salon in Ghent.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, Non-Profit,

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Norfolk police cruiser involved in wreck; 5 hurt

The Virginian-Pilot reports a Norfolk police cruiser with its lights and sirens activated collided with a car shortly after 2 p.m. Saturday.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Virginia doomed by mistakes against No. 7 UCLA

Virginia didn't have much trouble keeping No.7 UCLA and its Heisman Trophy candidate quarterback, Brett Hundley, out of the end zone Saturday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Virginia Government

WXOW-TV La Crosse

Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

The Coast Guard says the pilot of a small airplane lost consciousness while flying and the plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia coast.

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Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US Military, US News, Air Accidents, Iraq, World News, Middle East

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Virginia artists show off

"Dominique," an oil painting by Virginia artist Mark E. Miltz, won Best in Show in Virginia Artists 2014 Juried Exhibition at the Charles H. Taylor Arts Center in Hampton.

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Related Topix: Painting, Arts, Virginia Beach, VA, Chesapeake, VA, Entertainment

Washington Examiner

In Virginia, US Senate race unusually low key

As a swing state that holds off-year elections, Virginia is used to marquee campaigns: National groups poured millions of dollars into last year's heated matchup for governor between Terry McAuliffe and Ken Cuccinelli, and presidential candidates give the state their full attention.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Republican, John Warner, Virginia Government, University of Mary Washington, Barack Obama

The Virginian-Pilot

Red flags posted in Virginia Beach Saturday

If you're planning to spend the day on the beach today, red flags have been posted because of the risk for rip currents, according to the city's Twitter account.

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The Washington Post

McDonnell prosecutor: 'This is corruption. The real thing'

After a month of sometimes lurid summertime spectacle, the corruption trial of former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, will soon rest with the only spectators who matter, the seven men and five women who will decide the couple's fate.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Wedding

KHGI

Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some students

The Sept. 11 memorial plaza will be open on the night of the attacks' anniversary this year.

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Related Topix: SUNY Buffalo, University of Missouri

Fri Aug 29, 2014

WMDT

VDOT Seeks To Smooth Labor Day Weekend Travels

The Virginia Department of Transportation is smoothing the way for one of the busiest travel weekends of the year.

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Related Topix: Virginia Government

O-R Online

Man accused of shooting tractor-trailer, burning vehicle to stand trial

Two cases against a West Virginia man accused of firing shots at a tractor-trailer and setting fire to a vehicle used by his girlfriend will proceed to court.

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Related Topix: West Virginia, West Virginia Government, Fire

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