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Area Developer Admits Tax Fraud

A local developer has told a federal judge he’s guilty of tax fraud.

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Police Chief Explains Policy For Officer-Involved Shootings

Albemarle Police Chief Steve Sellers says his department has a clear policy for officer-involved shootings.

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McKeel Forms Common Grounds Council

An independent candidate for the Albemarle Board of Supervisors Jack Jouett District has formed a new group.

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Governor Says Virginia Has Fewer Homeless People

Governor McDonnell says homelessness is decling in Virginia.

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Regional Library System Gets New Budget

Regional library system gets a new budget, effective July 1st.

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Former AHS Football Coach Appointed Walton Assistant Principal

Walton Middle School has a new assistant principal.

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Scottsville Residents Have Options For Giving Supervisors Input

Scottsville District residents have options for letting the Albemarle Supervisors know how they feel about candidates for a vacant seat.

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Virginia Lawmakers Couldn’t Reach Agreement On Farm Bill

Virginia’s congressional delegation was split over a proposed new farm bill, which the House of Representatives has rejected.

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Washington Post: Investigators Ask Kluge About Gifts To McDonnells

Washington Post reports former local businesswoman Pat Kluge gets questions about gifts to First Lady Maureen McDonnell.

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Old Ballard Road Resident Suffers Minor Burns In Kitchen Fire

A resident of the 600-block of Old Ballard Road had minor burns following a weekend kitchen fire.

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Israel intensifies Gaza assault, Egyptians revise truce plan

A Palestinian firefighter reacts as he tries to put out a fire at Gaza's main power plant, which witnesses said was hit in Israeli shelling, in the central Gaza Strip July 29, 2014.

Israel knocked out Gaza's only power plant, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised proposal for halting its war with Islamist militants in the enclave.

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Jamie Foxx to portray Mike Tyson in biopic

Actor Jamie Foxx poses for a portrait at the Crosby Street Hotel, in promotion of his upcoming role in "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," on Sunday, April 27, 2014 in New York.

Jamie Foxx is set to portray boxing legend Mike Tyson in a movie after five years of preparation for the role.

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Kiefer Sutherland confused by Freddie Prinze, Jr. blast

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Kiefer Sutherland has been left baffled by former 24 co-star Freddie Prinze, Jr.'s public attack on the star's professionalism.

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UVA Releases New Demographic Profiles Of Virginia

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The Weldon Cooper Center at the University of Virginia releases new demographic profiles.