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Local lawmakers urge an act of Congress on ISIS threat

Virginia’s U.S. senators and at least one area congressman say Congress needs to vote on how to respond to the terrorist group carving out territory in Iraq and Syria and expanding its threat elsewhere.

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Temple's volleyball season ends with loss in state finals

The season ended a few weeks ago for the Temple Christian volleyball team in the VISAA Division III semifinals in Petersburg as Westover swept the Crusaders, 28-26, 25-22, 25-23 en route to its second straight state championship.

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Sweet Briar to host poetry reading event

John Casteen, who taught creative writing at Sweet Briar College for eight years, will return to campus for a Dec. 2 poetry reading, along with Charlottesville writers Andrew Martin and Laura Eve Engel. The event, free and open to the public, takes place at 7:30 p.m. in the Browsing Room in Mary Helen Cochran Library.

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Editorial for Nov. 26, 2015: Carson, like many, flubs his history

Ben Carson recently made a mistake regarding American history. The flub probably will not hurt him, primarily because many citizens would say the same thing.

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