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November 14, 2019 - 2:41 pm
By ELANA SCHOR, Associated Press The white nationalist rally that took a deadly turn in Charlottesville, Virginia, during the summer of 2017 shocked Americans with its front-row view of hatred on the rise. But weeks before the violence, organizers were making preparations for the gathering in a...
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October 16, 2019 - 1:52 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A group dedicated to preserving Charlottesville's Confederate monuments is asking the city to pay for an inspection of recent vandalism to two monument pedestals and install cameras in the area. The monuments, like others around the country, have been a source of...
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Jeff Katz
October 01, 2019 - 3:41 pm
In a startling exchange during House Judiciary Committee hearing on banning assault weapons, Dr. RaShall Brackney, Chief of the Charlottesville Police Department, said she supports a ban on essentially all guns. While answering a question on whether she would support a ban on hunting rifles, she...
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Jeff Katz
September 19, 2019 - 3:44 pm
Rep. Al Green (D-TX) repeated the commonly used "Charlottesville hoax" at a hearing Wednesday, claiming President Doanld Trump called white nationalists in Charlottesville "very fine people" in 2017, according to Breitbart News. Green reportedly asked white nationalists at the hearing, "Were there...
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September 16, 2019 - 3:24 pm
Charlottesville, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Vandals spraypainted both the Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee Statues in Charlottesville this past weekend. The vandalism comes days after Charlottesville City Council lost its last remaining argument in an attempt to have the statues moved. The city...
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September 03, 2019 - 5:13 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The company that manufactured a helicopter that crashed and killed two Virginia state troopers monitoring a white nationalist rally says it's not guilty of negligence and fraud. The Daily Progress reports widows Amanda Bates and Karen Cullen filed a lawsuit in June that...
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August 21, 2019 - 2:21 pm
By JOSEF FEDERMAN Associated Press JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister on Wednesday steered clear of Donald Trump's comments questioning the loyalty of American Jews who support the Democratic Party, in sharp contrast to the tide of condemnation from Jewish critics who accused him of...
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August 12, 2019 - 4:51 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Charlottesville residents are marking the second anniversary of a deadly white nationalist rally with a series of peaceful community events. About 20 people gathered Monday afternoon for a moment of silence at the site where an avowed white nationalist plowed a car into...
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August 12, 2019 - 12:27 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A federal investigation into what caused a Virginia State Police helicopter to crash during a deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville still isn't complete. The National Transportation Safety Board estimated the inquiry would last 12 to 18 months after the Aug...
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Jeff Katz
August 09, 2019 - 10:43 am
Breitbart News' Joel Pollak confronted former vice president Joe Biden Thursday about his false comments that President Trump called neo-Nazis in Charlottesville "very fine people," only to have Biden push back. Pollak asked Biden if he was aware that he was misquoting the president, but Biden...
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