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3 weeks ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Thursday Deposition Day For Jackie

Thursday was the deposition day for a woman who riled up many UVA students and other local residents in the fall of 2014.

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3 weeks ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties

No Trial Date Yet For Gene Washington

There's no firm date for the trial of Gene Everett Washington, who's accused of murdering a mother-and-daughter in December 2014.

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3 weeks ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Bill Lucy Passes Away At 77

Onetime Charlottesville Planning Commission Chairman Bill Lucy has passed away.

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3 weeks ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Lawmakers Reflect On Recent Session

Two veteran state lawmakers speak to the League of Women Voters.

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3 weeks ago in Lifestyle

FBI director says unlocking method won’t work on newer iPhones

The Federal Bureau of Investigation's secret method for unlocking the iPhone 5c used by one of the San Bernardino shooters will not work on newer models, FBI Director James Comey said.

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3 weeks ago in National

U.S. senators reach deal to bolster airport security

Republicans and Democrats in the Senate reached a deal on Thursday to boost travel security at airports in the aftermath of the Brussels attacks, according to a source familiar with the matter.

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3 weeks ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Two Escape Louisa County Trailer Fire

Two occupants of a trailer escaped a fire early Thursday morning in Louisa County.

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3 weeks ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

School Security Officer Gun Bill Vetoed

Governor McAuliffe has vetoed a bill allowing school security officers to carry guns.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘Rogue One’ trailer unveils female hero

Delighted fans got their first look at the spin-off film set in the "Star Wars" universe which comes soon after JJ Abrams' successful reboot of the intergalactic saga last year.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: McCarthy shines in ‘The Boss’

Sharp wit, foul language, and bodily humor combine to offer an appealing repertoire of McCarthy’s talents. However, the supporting cast is underutilized, and the movie itself falls flat.

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3 weeks ago in Music

Steven Tyler contemplating Aerosmith farewell tour

The band is currently on a hiatus while frontman Steven tackles a bid as a solo country music artist, but he is planning to regroup with the "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" hitmakers to hit the road again next year - and it may well be a goodbye trek.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment, Sports

John Oliver sends more ‘riff-raff’ to Yankee Stadium

The premium seats are going for cheap, thanks to the "Last Week Tonight" host.

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3 weeks ago in Entertainment

2 finalists set for last ‘American Idol’ showdown

The "American Idol" series finale airs tonight.

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3 weeks ago in Weird

‘Monster’ alligator killed in Florida hunt

A 780-pound "monster" alligator slain in a Florida hunt and hauled out of the water with a farm tractor falls short of the state record for length, a wildlife official said.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Sean Penn to play ‘grumpy’ character in ‘Angry Birds’

"The Angry Birds Movie," which hits theaters in May, will also feature the vocal talents of Blake Shelton, Josh Gad, "Game of Thrones" star Peter Dinklage, and Charlie XCX.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Toronto manager ignites baseball backlash with ‘dresses’ comment

The manager of the Toronto Blue Jays faced a backlash on Wednesday after saying players might have to "wear dresses" because umpires in Tuesday's game enforced a new slide rule designed to take deliberate contact out of baseball.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Day heads stellar cast to set up a Masters special

If a standout movie is guaranteed by a stellar cast, then the Masters is shaping up as one of the best in recent memory with all of the game's leading players having produced superb form over the past three months.

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4 weeks ago in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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4 weeks ago in National, World

First Syrians leave for U.S. under surge resettlement program

The first Syrian family to move to the U.S. under its speeded-up "surge" resettlement operation has left Jordan for the United States.

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4 weeks ago in National

FAA panel recommends standards for drone flights over people

A Federal Aviation Administration advisory panel on Wednesday recommended that regulators set new rules allowing drones to fly over members of the public if the aircraft meet new standards to minimize the danger of physical injuries from collisions.

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10 hours ago in Entertainment, Lifestyle

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate this May

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On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

14 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Local Sports, Sports, Surrounding Counties, UVA, UVA Sports

UVA Men’s Lacrosse Ends Season

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The UVA men's lacrosse program ended its 2016 season with a 7-8 record after a 19-11 loss to Brown University in Kennesaw, Georgia.

1 day ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Local Sports, Sports, Surrounding Counties, UVA, UVA Sports

UVA Baseball Team Takes Two From Pitt

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UVA won a Saturday double header over Pittsburgh Saturday, and racked up its 28th and 29th victories of the baseball season.