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Google self-driving cars to take cruise test on VA. highways

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Google’s self-driving cars will soon be cruising along more than 70 miles of Northern Virginia highways as part of an automated vehicle testing initiative. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1JmPgCK ) the initiative was announced Monday in Pittsburgh at a meeting of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America. The research will be … Continue reading

Trump opens 10-room B&B on Charlottesville mansion
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Trump opens 10-room B&B on Charlottesville mansion

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Charlottesville bed-and-breakfast owned by the Trump Organization has opened its doors to the public. The Daily Progress reports (http://bit.ly/1cfMKBk ) the 26,000-square-foot Trump Albemarle Estate recently opened 10 rooms to booking. The property is located adjacent to the Trump Winery and features five rooms that are located in the main … Continue reading

Chesterfield County judge upholds seizure of man’s pet camel
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Chesterfield County judge upholds seizure of man’s pet camel

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — A Chesterfield County judge has upheld the seizure of a man’s pet camel by police. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1EZsjR5 ) reports that Chesterfield General District Court Judge James O’Connell issued his ruling on Monday after hearing testimony from the camel’s owner, Stanley R. Holmes Jr., a veterinarian and neighbors and friends … Continue reading