Our region’s Habit for Humanity is celebrating the completion of a half-dozen new homes in the Belmont Cottages. The organization had a dedication ceremony Saturday afternoon for six new units (pictured) near Avon Street at the southern end of Charlottesville. Habitat for Humanity has many local partners including area banks and various Presbyterian and Episcopal churches.
Israel knocked out Gaza's only power plant, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised proposal for halting its war with Islamist militants in the enclave.
Jamie Foxx is set to portray boxing legend Mike Tyson in a movie after five years of preparation for the role.
Kiefer Sutherland has been left baffled by former 24 co-star Freddie Prinze, Jr.'s public attack on the star's professionalism.
Virginia will begin its annual sales-tax holiday on Friday.