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UVA Seeks Independent Counsel In Addressing Sexual Assault

Rector George Keith Martin requests Mark Filip, a former prosecutor, federal judge and deputy attorney general of the United States.

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Governor McAuliffe Statement On Campus Sexual Violence

The governor says now is the time to act.

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UVA Makes Different Plans For 2015 Graduation Weekend

UVA is making different plans for next May's graduation weekend.

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Police Say University Of Virginia Fraternity Was Vandalized

A UVA fraternity that was referred to in a Rolling Stone article has been vandalized.

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Rolling Stone Article Leads To UVA Investigation

President Sullivan says the school is committed confronting sexual misconduct.

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Man Convicted Of Sex Crimes Faces New Legal Problems

A man with a history of sex offenses against children has new legal troubles in Louisa County.

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Neighbors Of Starr Hill ABC Store Want It To Go Away

Many Charlottesville residents want a Virginia ABC store on West Main Street to go somewhere else.

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Northern Virginia Lawmaker Favors Decriminalizing Marijuana

An Alexandria area state senator wants to decriminalize marijuana possession.

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Strong Showing For Regional Retail Sales

There's been a lot of shopping activity in our area during the first three quarters of this year.

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Scam Artists Posing As Law Enforcement, Utility Workers

Neither Dominion nor law enforcement agencies ask for money over the phone; if someone calls you, call the police.

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Graham Cause Of Death Details Withheld

The Washington Post reports the medical examiner has determined the cause of death of Hannah Graham, but details are not being released.

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Charlottesville Valley League Team Name Is “Tom Sox”

It's the "Tom Sox" as the nickname for the new Charlottesville team in the Valley Baseball League.

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Man Killed In Earlysville Area House Fire

A 74-year-old man died in a house fire Monday night on Bleak House Road in the Earlysville area.

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Council Criticized On Handling Of Sage Smith Case

Members of City Council got an earful Monday about the 2012 disappearance of Dashad "Sage" Smith.

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City Council Approves Money For Pageant

City Councilors have voted 3-2 to support an upcoming pageant.

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Stomach Illness Hits UVA Students

State health officials are investigating an illness that sickened some UVA students.

Layoff At Red Cross Chapters

Some Red Cross workers are being laid off at the local, state and national levels.

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Higher Prices At Virginia ABC Stores

Higher prices are coming to a Virginia ABC store near you on December 8th.

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Gas Prices Keep Going Down

Gas prices in our area and across Virginia keep inching down.

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City Residents Promote Updated Pesticide Policy

Some Charlottesville residents have renewed their fight to get an updated policy on pesticides.

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