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Cynthia Neff Gives Up Her Driver’s License

Cynthia Neff has surrendered her driver’s license after being convicted of DUI.

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Supervisors Postpone Action On Field School Request

The Albemarle Supervisors have postponed action on a request from the Field School.

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Supervisors Spurn Resolution Supporting Women’s Equality Day

Most of the Albemarle Supervisors do not support a resolution focusing on woman that was favored by NOW.

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Supervisors Prefer Milton Site For Firing Range

The Albemarle Supervisors like some UVA property in the Milton area as a potential site for a police firing range.

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Leading Figure In Miller Center’s History Has Died

A man who helped to raise the profile of UVA’s Miller Center has died.

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AMTRAK Says Ridership Is Reaching New Heights

AMTRAK officials like the recent ridership trends, including figures for a route that serves us.

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Local Resident Appointed To State Transportation Board

A woman involved in the local financial industry has been appointed to the board that makes road decisions for the state.

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Reported Armed Robbery At Business On 29 North

There was a report of an armed robbery Tuesday night at the Loan Max on 29 North near Rio Road.

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Woman Charged With Embezzling From Hollymead Homeowners Association

There’s been an arrest in a report of money missing from the Hollymead Homeowners Association.

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We Know More Now About Abduction Suspect Randy Allen Taylor

We know a lot more now about the Lovingston area man who’s been accused of abducting 17-year-old Alexis Murphy of Shipman.

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.