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Culpeper Woman Convicted Of Assaulting Autistic Boy

A former Culpeper County bus aide has been convicted of assaulting an autistic boy.

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Two Local Vintners Win Big Awards

Two wine producers in our area have been honored by a worldwide publication.

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Disability Services Backlog To End

Virginia officials have promised to clear a backlog of request for disability services by the weekend.

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Prosecutor Accuses Lawyer Of Posting Nude Pictures Of Her Online

Albemarle Commonwealth’s Attorney Denise Lunsford is accusing a Missouri lawyer of posting nude pictures of her online.

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Water Consumers Can Sound Off On Filtering Procedure

The RWSA will let consumers sound off next month on a water filtering procedure.

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Jury Selected In Taybronne White Case

A jury has been chosen for the Taybronne White murder trial.

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Feds Honor Meriwether Lewis Elementary

Meriwether Lewis Elementary School has won a prestigious honor.

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Candidates For Lieutenant Governor Square Off In Arlington

The two rivals in the race for Lietutenant Governor squared off Tuesday in Arlington County.

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Grand Jury Indicts Taylor In Alexis Murphy Case

Randy Allen Taylor has been indicted on an abduction charge in the disappearance of 17-year-old Alexis Murphy.

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State Education Secretary To Take UVA Job

State Education Secretary Laura Fornash is leaving her post in November to take a job at UVA.

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Ex-Albemarle Official Accused Of Felony In Fluvanna

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A former high-ranking official in the Albemarle schools faces a felony charge in Fluvanna.

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Virginia Democrats Get New Leader

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Susan Swecker has become the new chairwoman of the Democratic Party of Virginia.

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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.