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Robbery Arrest In Charlottesville

A man has been charged with robbing another man on Harris Road in late September.

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Greene Jury Convicts Taybronne White Of Three Murders

Taybronne White has been convicted of three murders by a jury in Stanardsville.

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Local Residents Honor Victims Of Domestic Violence

Area residents are remembering 74 people who died from domestic violence.

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City Gets Ordinance Dealing With Benefits For Same-Sex Couples

The City Council has adopted a new ordinance that deals with employee benefits.

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City Officials Get Complaints About New Traffic And Parking Problems

City officials are getting complaints about traffic and parking problems in the Tenth and Page Street neighborhood.

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Richmond Area Veteran Protests Shutdown

A Richmond area veteran has waged a one-man protest focusing on the federal shutdown.

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Man Charged With Rape In Albemarle

Albemarle Police are accusing a man of raping a woman on Peyton Drive.

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U.S. Supreme Court Won’ t Take Up Va. Anti-Sodomy Law

The nation’s highest court will not hear a request to reinstate the Virginia anti-sodomy law.

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Hurt Assesses First Week Of Federal Shutdown

Congressman Robert Hurt (R-Pittsylvania County) has shared his thoughts on week one of a shutdown.

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New Study Gives McAuliffe Big Edge In Ad Spending

A new study shows Democrat Terry McAuliffe with a big advantage in Virginia’s ad wars.

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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.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.