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Man Charged In Robbery On Locust Ave.

A man has been arrested in connection with a robbery on Locust Avenue in April.

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Dave Matthews To Be Monticello Naturalization Speaker

A famous local musician will be the featured speaker during Monticello’s July 4th event.  Dave Matthews will deliver the main…

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Woman Robbed On 14th St. NW

City Police say a woman was robbed early Thursday on 14th St. NW.  It happened at around 3 a.m. in…

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Natural Bridge Up For Sale

Do you want to own the Natural Bridge?

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Governor Unveils Plan For Restoration Of Voting And Civil Rights

Governor McDonnell has a plan that calls for the automatic restoration of voting and civil rights for some non-violent felons.…

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Council Hopefuls Share Their Views On Environment And Transportation

Seven candidates for City Council seats are highlighting their views on environmental issues and transportation.

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Local Unemployment Rate Takes Another Dive

One of lowest jobless rates in the state and the entire nation.  That’s where the Charlottesville region stands once again in…

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Orange County Teacher Charged With Possessing Child Porn

An Orange County teacher has been arrested on child pornography charges.  32-year-old Robert Jeffrey Kobman (pictured) of Locust Grove faces…

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Chinese Company Will Buy Smithfield Foods

A Chinese company is buying Smithfield Foods.

Sabato Reacts To Bachmann’s Planned Retirement In 2014

A University of Virginia political expert is reacting to a controversial Minnesota lawmaker’s decision to retire.

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Tentative ID For Human Remains

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Albemarle Police await confirmation from the Medical Examiner's Office.

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UVA Community Alert: Rape

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The Office of the Dean of Students received multiple reports of an off-campus sexual assault late Thursday morning.

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Global life expectancy rises, but people live sicker for longer

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General health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses.

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When Congress returns from vacation, budget fight looms

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The U.S. Congress will soon embark on a high-stakes budget negotiation with President Barack Obama that, if productive, could give Republicans the increased military spending they want and Democrats the increased domestic spending they seek.

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The condition of the woman shot and wounded during the WDBJ interview has improved.