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Fire Prompts Evacuation Of Turtle Creek Condominium

A fire forced a brief evacuation at a Turtle Creek condominium near Hydraulic Road.

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Mega Millions Jackpot Just Keeps Growing

The Mega Millions jackpot for Tuesday will exceed $550 million.

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Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office Investigates Shooting Death

The Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting death in an area near its border with Albemarle County.

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Independent Makes Roanoke Area Special Election Three-Way Race

An Independent has made a special election for the House of Delegates a three-way race.

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Stanardsville Man Arrested Following December 5th Accident At Broadus Wood

A Greene County man has been arrested following a December 5th accident at Broadus Wood School.

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Senator Kaine Backs Budget Deal Now Pending In Congress

Freshman U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Richmond) supports the budget deal that’s pending in Washington.

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Area Nonprofits Get Grants From Bama Works Fund

Area nonprofits have been awarded grants thanks to the Bama Works Fund.

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Governor Proposes Funding For Slavery And Freedom Heritage Site

Governor McDonnell has proposed state funding for the Slavery and Freedom Heritage Site.

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Monticello Will Get Public Water And Sewer Service

Monticello will get public water and sewer service.

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Bell Hopes To Play Role In Mental Health Reform

Delegate Rob Bell (R-Albemarle) hopes to play a major role in mental heallth reform.

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County Students Score High On SAT’s

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Albemarle SAT scores are higher than both state and national figures.

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Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

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The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

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Chris Evans makes ‘Marvel’-ous directoral debut

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The "Before We Go" director talks about pulling his film together and how being in the Marvel world makes it easier to get movies off the ground.

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Kentucky clerk jailed for denying same-sex marriage licenses

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The clerk has refused to issue licenses to any couples, gay or straight, since the U.S. Supreme Court in June ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry under the U.S. Constitution, citing her beliefs as an Apostolic Christian.