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Gang Member Sentenced For Fishersville Murder

A 24-year-old member of a Maryland gang has been sentenced for an Augusta County murder.

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Albemarle Will Observe National Night Out

Albemarle Police will participate in National Night Out.

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Testing Follows Positive TB Result At The Haven

There’s been a confirmed case of tuberculosis at The Haven.

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Teenager Charged With Sexual Assault

Charlottesville Police have arrested a teenager they say dragged a woman behind a house and sexually assaulted her.

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Area Residents Show Support For “Virginia Adopts”

Area residents, including elected officials, are backing the Virginia Adopts campaign.

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Cuccinelli Says He Won’t Return Gifts From Williams

Cuccinelli says he has no plans to return gifts from the CEO of Star Scientific

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Toscano Says Governor Should Pay For Legal Bills

Delegate David Toscano I(D-Charlottesville) wants to see the Governor pay some legal bills

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Watkins Abbitt Backs McAuliffe For Governor

A former local member of the House of Delegates supports McAuliffe.

Police Inspect Trucks At Safety Checkpoint

Law enforcement agencies spent much of Wednesday doing safety inspections of commercial trucks.

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Vinegar Hill Theater Closing

A favorite venue of foreign and independent movie fans is closing.

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3 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Man Holds Up Credit Union In Louisa

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The Zion Crossroads branch of the University of Virginia Community Credit Union was robbed Thursday afternoon.

9 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

Allegations Of Racial Profiling Surface

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Three lawsuits have been filed against a policeman who works for Albemarle County.

11 hours ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘How To Be Single’ feels the same while trying too hard to be different

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"How to Be Single" makes a valiant attempt to send up rom-com clichés but it borrows so much from other, better movies that you start to wonder if the film’s title should be "How to Commit Larceny."

11 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Chamber Presents Q Award

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Amy-Sarah Marshall is the winner of this year's Q Award from the local Chamber of Commerce.

12 hours ago in National

Wall Street tumbles

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Wall Street was off more than 1 percent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 percent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores.