Many Charlottesville area police officers came together Monday to honor a 16-year veteran of the force. Officer Wayne Bettinger was 51 when he died last week of cancer. His funeral happened at the First Baptist Church on Park Street. Kathy Galvin and other City Councilors had a moment of silence for Bettinger on Monday evening. His survivors include his wife, daughter, mother, and a brother.
The price at the pump keeps falling, thanks mainly to plunging oil prices.
Consumer sentiment rose in October to its highest level since in more than seven years.
J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.
The lawyer for Jesse Matthew wants his client to undergo a psychiatric evaluation.