Police have charged a 31-year-old Culpeper resident with shooting another man. Culpeper Police say Christopher H. Jackson (pictured) faces several charges, including malicious wounding and discharging a gun in a public place. Jackson is accused of shooting a 29-year-old man in Yowell Meadow Park. Police say the victim was flown to a Northern Virginia hospital. The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. Saturday.
Albemarle Police await confirmation from the Medical Examiner's Office.
The Office of the Dean of Students received multiple reports of an off-campus sexual assault late Thursday morning.
General health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses.
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.