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    Christiansburg students send prayers for Aysia Lewis Video included

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    A Virginia teen, Aysia Monique Lewis, was found safe in Little Rock, Arkansas. Police said the teen went missing from Christiansburg earlier this week. Donald "Bruce" Quesenberry, Jr. is in the custody of Little Rock police in connection to the case. Police believe the two met online. The incident sent shock waves through Christiansburg High School. Over the past several days, teachers and students prayed for their classmates safe return.Students with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA... More>>

    Man in critical condition after being hit by car on Park Ave

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    Police are investigating after a pedestrian seems to have stepped into the road and was hit by a car. More>>

    Second suspect arrested in Madison Heights home invasion

    Shari Merrill, courtesy Amherst Co. Sheriff Shari Merrill, courtesy Amherst Co. Sheriff
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    The Amherst County Sheriff's Office said Friday it continues to investigate a home invasion that resulted in a woman's death at 140 Martins Lane. More>>

    10 Cares Super Food Drive collects 26,000 pounds of food

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    WSLS 10 partnered with Feeding America Southwest Virginia and Walmart to collect the food and help the hungry. More>>

    More testing on the Dan River, 1-year after coal ash spill Video included

    Water Keeper Alliance tests water from the Dan River near the one-year anniversary of the coal ash spill. Water Keeper Alliance tests water from the Dan River near the one-year anniversary of the coal ash spill.
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    As the one year anniversary of the duke energy coal ash spill in the Dan River approaches, questions still linger about the safety of the river. More>>

    Classmates of Aysia Lewis prayed for her safe return at Christiansburg High Video included

    Students at Christiansburg High were shocked something like this could happen to a classmate. Students at Christiansburg High were shocked something like this could happen to a classmate.
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    The disappearance of Aysia Lewis with Donald Quesenberry sent shock waves through Christiansburg High School. More>>

    Police in Virginia and Arkansas work together to track Lewis, Quesenberry Video included

    Lt. Sydney Allen with the Little Rock, AR Police Dept. Lt. Sydney Allen with the Little Rock, AR Police Dept.
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    The search for Aysia Lewis and Donald Quesenberry took police to many ends of the country, from southwest Virginia to Illinois to Arkansas. More>>

    Police reach out to ‘Help Save the Next Girl’ in search for missing teen Video included

    Members of Help Save the Next Girl helped get the word out about Aysia's situation. Members of Help Save the Next Girl helped get the word out about Aysia's situation.
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    When a girl is reported missing, Southwest Virginia based Help Save the Next Girl is there to do just that. More>>

    Police used social media to search for Aysia and Quesenberry

    Quesenberry posted message on Facebook during the ordeal. Quesenberry posted message on Facebook during the ordeal.
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    During the search for missing Virginia teen Aysia Lewis and her alleged captor Donald Quesenberry, police used social media to determine the nature of their relationship. More>>

    Roanoke non-profits prepare for drop in money, volunteers from Norfolk Southern Video included

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    Norfolk Southern donated $2.36 million to Roanoke non-profits in 2013. An amount that could drop after the company decided to close its Roanoke corporate office and relocate 500 jobs. More>>

    Illinois man discovered with Christiansburg teen believed to be dumped by fiancee

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    The now ex-fiance of Donald "Bruce" Quesenberry Jr., who took a 16-year-old Virginia girl on a multi-state trip, and police on a manhunt, spoke about the ordeal. More>>

    Deputies searching for woman who stole from Walmart

    Surveillance photo of woman deputies believe stole from Walmart. Surveillance photo of woman deputies believe stole from Walmart.
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    The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is looking for a woman they believe stole several items from Walmart. More>>

    Lee County attorney pleads guilty to federal felony charge

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    A Lee County attorney, who failed to take appropriate action after learning his assistant was stealing money from the accounts of an elderly woman. More>>

    Va. woman charged with lying about ISIS to enter plea

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    A plea hearing has been scheduled for a Virginia woman charged with lying to federal investigators about supporting the Islamic State militant group. More>>

    House Democrats' new message on the economy: We told you so

    Democrats' new message on America's economic recovery is: We told you so, and we're going to keep telling you so. More>>

    U.Va. head: School to be national leader on campus safety

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    University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan says her university will become a national leader on improving campus safety. More>>

    Wanted man captured following police chase in Carroll County

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    A Cana man wanted on multiple charges is behind bars after deputies say he led them on an extensive pursuit Thursday. More>>

    Va. projects get funding to boost solar power deployment

    The Energy Department is providing funding for two Virginia-based projects aimed at boosting the deployment of solar power. More>>

    Jefferson College of Health Sciences information fair

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    If you're interested in a healthcare career Jefferson College of Health Sciences is holding a program information fair Saturday, January 31.  More>>

    Dominion offering $1.2M in environmental grants

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    Dominion Resources' charitable foundation is offering up to $1.2 million in grants aimed at supporting environmental stewardship initiatives. More>>

    Police: Missing Christiansburg teen found safe in Arkansas Video included

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    A missing teen from Christiansburg, believed to be in danger of exploitation, has been found safe and is in police custody in Little Rock, Arkansas. More>>

    Police investigate shooting reported near Hurt Park Elementary

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    A shooting in a nearby neighborhood caused Hurt Park Elementary to go on lock-down Thursday afternoon. More>>

    He's OUT: Mitt Romney Says He Won't Run for President

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    Former GOP nominee Mitt Romney told close supporters on a conference call on Friday that he will not run for president, saying that he wants to allow other leaders in the party to step forward. More>>

    'Just watch!' Teacher leads dozens of students in perfect 'Uptown Funk' routine

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    It's hard notto get up and move to the musicwhen "Uptown Funk," the chart-topping hit from Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, starts to play. More>>

    Homeless man gets life in prison in machete attack near DC

    A homeless man has been sentenced to life in prison in an attack on two people with a machete in a Washington, D.C. suburb. More>>

    Roanoke middle school students participating in NASA challenge

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    Students at nine Virginia middle schools are participating in a NASA program to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics. More>>

    WSLS 10's second Big Game recipe winner Video included

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    We asked and you voted! Friday's winner of our WSLS 10 Big Game recipe contest is Randall Spencer, yummy shrimp tacos! More>>

    Millions tune in to watch the Super Bowl, some just for the commercials Video included

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    Millions tune in to watch the Super Bowl every year, some just for the commercials. This year viewers may be in for less surprises as many big name companies are releasing spoilers in advance. More>>

    DC ballet brings excerpts of 'Sleepy Hollow' to Smithsonian

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    The Washington Ballet is giving museum visitors a sneak peek at the company's new production "Sleepy Hollow" this weekend. More>>

    Work progressing on $50 million renovation of U.Va. Rotunda

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    Work is progressing on the University of Virginia's Rotunda, with workers removing the old, weathered column capitals. More>>

    Va. conservation grants to preserve 5,700-plus acres

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    Fourteen grants totaling $1.7 million have been awarded by Virginia's land conservation board. More>>

    Shenandoah National Park increasing fees

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    Starting May 1, it will cost more to visit Shenandoah National Park. More>>

    Navy Band making stop in Va. as part of 2015 spring tour

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    The band is scheduled to perform at Glen Allen High School in suburban Richmond on Feb. 16. It's one of 32 cities in six states on the tour.
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    James Franco tries to move beyond "The Interview"

    Almost two months after the hack heard 'round the world, James Franco is trying and ready to move past "The Interview." More>>

    Relatives of woman who died in DC subway accident to sue

    Relatives of a woman who died when smoke filled a Washington subway train earlier this month are filing a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against the Metro transit agency. More>>

    10 Cares Super Food Drive raises 26K lbs of food for the hungry Video included

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    The 10 Cares Super Food Drive is finally here. WSLS 10 is teaming up with Feeding America Southwest Virginia to collect food for those in need. More>>

    Mother of Danville teen missing since January pleads for help

    Photo Courtesy: Help Save the Next Girl Photo Courtesy: Help Save the Next Girl
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    A Danville teen has been missing since January 9, after leaving home for the bus stop, but never arriving at school. More>>

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