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Closures and restrictions around the Downtown Mall, among the security measures initiated for the anniversary of the deadly Unite the Right rally, came later than expected Friday evening.

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On Saturday, Aug. 11, at 2 p.m., the Christiansburg Library will hold a program titled “The Life and Legacy of Nannie B. Hairston”—a celebration of one of the New River Valley’s most distinguished citizens, who died last July at the age of 95.

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A car plowed into a crowd of people peacefully protesting a white nationalist rally Saturday in a Virginia college town, killing one person, sending at least 26 others to hospitals and ratcheting up tension in an increasingly violent confrontation.

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Grocery giant Kroger does not have the right to preclude others from using generic terms in connection with any good or service, attorneys for grocery chain Lidl US wrote in response to Kroger’s lawsuit claiming Lidl copied its logo for its premium store brands.

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Local activists want all charges dropped against protesters arrested at last Saturday’s KKK rally after they say police used unnecessary force against demonstrators, and the Virginia chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is asking residents to urge Charlottesville’s City Council to i…

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A lawful assembly became an “unlawful assembly” on Saturday afternoon when approximately 50 Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan fulfilled their promise of descending upon Charlottesville in support of its Confederate statues.

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MADISON – Born a slave 10 years before the end of the Civil War, a Madison County native finally got his due respect Saturday when members of American Legion Post 157 honored the U.S. Army Medal of Honor winner after a year-long research project culminating with the unveiling of a Virginia H…

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After months of public debate, official decisions and heated controversy, Charlottesville’s City Council on Monday voted to rename Lee Park as Emancipation Park and Jackson Park as Justice Park.

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RICHMOND—In the shadow of a public health emergency declaration, state health officials are trying to legalize a program that could stifle the potential outbreak of two deadly infections.The Virginia Department of Health has drafted a bill that would legalize syringe services programs in the…

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The case, which was moved from Charlottesville after a botched attempt at holding the trial there, will feature testimony about alleged gang violence over many weeks.

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Natalie Keepers, of Laurel, Maryland, was arrested Sunday and faces charges of improper disposal of a body and accessory after the fact in the commission of a felony.

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The Republican Party of Virginia has scrapped plans to require a party loyalty pledge in the state’s March 1 presidential primary, the party announced Saturday afternoon.