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Huffington Speaks To Newly Naturalized Americans In Williamsburg

The creator of the Huffington Post leads a naturalization ceremony at Virginia’s restored colonial Capitol.

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No Charges To Be Filed In Shooting Death Of Crozet Girl

The county prosecutor has decided not to file any charges in the shooting death of a ten-year-old Crozet girl. Maggie…

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Several Cases Of Theft From Cars In Crozet, Ivy

Albemarle Police say there have been several cases of cars broken into since early May in the Crozet and Ivy areas.

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Fire Damages House In Batesville Area

A Tuesday afternoon fire damaged a house on Dick Woods Road and injured the occupant.

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Man Stopped From Bringing Loaded Handgun Onto Plane At CHO

The TSA says a man tried to bring a loaded handgun in his carry-on luggage onto a plane at the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport.

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UPDATE: Police Identify Man Shot By Officer

A Crozet man who died early Saturday after being shot by an Albemarle Police officer has been identified.

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Fire Damages Residence In River Run

There was a house fire late Sunday night in Albemarle. It happened just before midnight at 1237 Chatham Ridge Road in River…

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Albemarle Police Officer Kills Intruder In Afton Area; State Police Investigate

State Police are investigating a Saturday morning incident in the Afton area where an Albemarle Police officer killed a male intruder.

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Candidates For Albemarle’s Governing Board Accelerate Their Fundraising

New tallies from the Virginia Public Access Project show accelerated fundraising in Albemarle County races

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Campaign Accounts Are More Modest In Charlottesville Council Race

The fundraising totals for candidates in City Council races are smaller than what you’ll find in Albemarle.

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Minor Problem Leads To Couric Center Evacuation

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An electrical problem led to a temporary evacuation Monday morning at the Emily Couric Cancer Center.

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Seekers of the Hollywood Sign disrupt nearby neighborhood

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Like pilgrims flocking to a holy shrine, they come from all over the world to pay homage to a symbol of celebrity.

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Blake Shelton plays the ‘Whisper Challenge’

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Jimmy Fallon and Blake Shelton play a ridiculous guessing game involving noise-canceling headphones.

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Juror questioning to resume in Boston Marathon bombing trial

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Many prospective jurors said they could not be impartial because they already believe Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is guilty.

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U.S. pediatricians oppose legal pot

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Despite some states allowing recreational and medical use of marijuana, pediatricians say the substance should remain – for the most part – illegal.