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Albemarle Man Confronts County Police At Checkpoint

An Albemarle County man balks at showing hkis driver’s license during a checkpoint.

Body Of Missing Hiker Discovered In Shenandoah National Park

Authorities have found the body of a Front Royal man who was missing for nearly a week in Shenandoah National Park.

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Man Arrested For Threats At Scout Camp

A man is under arrest after he allegedly threatened to shoot people at a Goochland Boy Scouts camp.

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Lawsuit Settled Over Airport Search

A lawsuit filed by a man who was arrested after stripping to his shorts at a Richmond airport checkpoint has been settled.

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Federal Court Rejects Liberty Appeal

A federal appeals court in Virginia has rejected Liberty’s bid to overturn the Obama administration’s health care reform law.

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State Climatologist Sees Way Above Normal Rainfall Amounts

The State Climatologist says our recent rainfalls have been much higher than normal.

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County Schools Generate Long List Of Major Projects

The Albemarle Schools are considering many possible renovations and expansions.

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Albemarle Kids Get Creative During Summer School

Albemarle County has hundreds of elementary school kids attending summer school classes.

Woman Charged With Neglect Leaves Jail After Relatives Post Bail

A 32-year-old Alexandria woman who’s accused of child neglect is no longer behind bars.

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New Survey Shows Most Albemarle Residents Are Upbeat

The latest results from the Albemarle Citizen Survey show most county residents are upbeat, but traffic congestion still annoys them.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best photos in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.