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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Starting Sept. 1, feeding deer will be illegal in Virginia. The annual prohibition runs through the first Saturday in January. The state Department of Game and Inland Fisheries says the ban is intended to curb the negative consequences of feeding deer.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Virginia Commonwealth University is now using Zipcars, a car-sharing service. School officials say the company is offering four self-service Zipcars to faculty, staff and students 18 and older.

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