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.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.
The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."