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Charlottesville Right Now

Charlottesville Right Now

Weekdays from 4 – 6pm
We go beyond the headlines, digging deeper into stories that matter to you.
It’s local talk, local issues, local radio at it’s very best!
Join NewsRadio 1070 WINA’s Les Sinclair weekdays for the news and newsmakers of the day.
Join the conversation at 434-977-1070
Charlottesville Right Now is Front Page Radio.

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Wednesday, October 22, 201410/22/2014

Andrew Cohen

CBS Legal Analyst Andrew Cohen joins us to deliver the Federal jury’s verdict of the Blackwater Worldwide employees who used excessive force on civilians in Iraq.

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Tuesday, October 21, 201410/21/2014

Mike Lyons

CBS Military Analyst Mike Lyons joins Wendy Edwards to discuss ISIS possessing US weaponry

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Tuesday, October 21, 201410/21/2014

Marietta McCarty

Marietta McCarty joins Wendy Edwards for a conversation on the overarching responsibility of a community to DO something in reaction to distress, as in the case of Hannah Graham when she went missing.

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Tuesday, October 21, 201410/21/2014

Kenny Jarels

Kenny Jarels is the organizer of “Help Save the Next Girl,” and he joins Wendy Edwards to discuss the latest in the Hannah Graham search, as well as to provide advice in working to avoid such cases in the future.

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Monday, October 20, 201410/20/2014

Delia Laux

Delia Laux joins Charlottesville Right Now to talk about “40 Days For Life” and the mission of the organization.

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Monday, October 20, 201410/20/2014

Steve Futterman

CBS Correspondent Steve Futterman gives more on the Ebola situation in the United States.

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Monday, October 20, 201410/20/2014

Claire Bell Wheeler

Chair of the Albemarle Co. Electoral Board, Claire Bell Wheeler, joins the program for a look at new voter laws heading into mid-term elections.

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Friday, October 17, 201410/17/2014

Top 5 Countdown with Dori Zook

Dori Zook joins Les Sinclair to countdown the Top 5 Newsworthy Soundbites of the week.

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Friday, October 17, 201410/17/2014

Bri Warner

Bri Warner of the Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau joins Les Sinclair to tell us about a new social media contest they’re conducting with the Shenandoah National Park trust called “where’s The Bear?”

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Friday, October 17, 201410/17/2014

Laura Adams

Laura Adams with InsuranceQuotes.com tells Les Sinclair Virginia homeowners who file two homeowner’s insurance claims pay 48% more for their insurance, according to a new insuranceQuotes.com report. That’s well above the national average (20%).

Virginians pay 12% more for homeowner’s insurance after making just one claim (above the national average of 9%).

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best photos in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.