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UVA Students And Faculty Enjoy Lighting Of The Lawn

UVA holds its annual Lighting of the Lawn, and a choral group entertains at Charlottesville High School.

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Broadus Wood Opens After Car Crashes Into Building

Broaddus Wood Elementary School returned to normal operations after a car had crashed into the building before students got there.

Victims’ Families To Hold “Enough Is Enough” News Conference

The families of several young people who have died or disappeared will hold a news conference Saturday.

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Albemarle Police Auxiliary Force Approved

The Albemarle Police Department will have an auxiliary force following approval by the county supervisors.

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Supervisors Move Forward On Economic Development Plan

The Albemarle supervisors have taken a step forward on an economic development plan.

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Two Burglary Suspects Arrested In Greene

The Greene Sheriff’s Office says two burglary suspects were caught in the act.

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Fenwick: Reservoir Sediment Could Be Money Maker

Bob Fenwick says the city should cash in on all that good sediment at the bottom of the Rivanna Reservoir.

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Comm School Official Pleads Not Guilty To Child Porn Charges

Comm School associate dean Michael Morris has pleaded not guilty to child pornography charges.

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Police Seek Suspects In Recent Assault

City Police seek three suspects in recent attack on Prospect Avenue.

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Commission Backs Tougher Stance On Smugglers

The State Crime Commission is backing a tougher stance on cigarette smugglers.

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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.