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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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Amazon Is Hiring In Virginia

Amazon.com has included Virginia on a list of states where it’s hiring new workers.

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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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Vicki Gardner’s Condition Improves

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