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School Resource Officer Loses Job After Profane Outburst

A man who used to be a school resource officer in Amelia County lots his job for cursing at a student.

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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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AAA Forecasts Growing Numbers Of Traveling Virginians

Lower gas prices have helped to persuade many Virginians to hit the road over the Thanksgiving 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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Henrico Woman Faces Charges Of Recruiting For ISIS

A woman who lives near Richmond has been charged with using social media to recruit for ISIS,

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Third Arrest In Recent Robbery Case

A woman has been charged with robbery in a case earlier this month near McGuffey Park.

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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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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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Fracking Approved In George Washington National Forest

The U.S. Forest Service has added the George Washington National Forest to the list of where fracking is allowed.

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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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‘Frozen’ tops Barbie as top girls’ holiday pick

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The results marked the first time in 11 years that Barbie hasn't held the No. 1 spot in the annual toy survey.

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One Direction makes Billboard history

FILE - This Nov. 26, 2013 file photo shows One Direction members, from left, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Zayn Malik and Niall Horan on ABC's "Good Morning America"in New York. A representative for One Direction says the band’s lawyers are dealing with a video showing two band members smoking what the singers referred to as an “illegal substance.” British tabloid The Daily Mail posted a five-minute clip Tuesday, May 27, 2014, of Zayn Malik smoking and speaking with Louis Tomlinson, who is filming.

The British boy band became the only group to score four consecutive No. 1 debuts on the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 27

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A look at some of the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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‘TIS THE SEASON: Holiday specials airing this week

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Here's a look at Christmas classics and new holiday favorites airing this weekend.

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Obama pardons ‘Cheese,’ America’s top turkey

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The President pardoned the official Thanksgiving turkey in a tradition that is truly American.