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June 20, 2018 - 12:32 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A former University of Virginia student who filed a civil rights lawsuit after his 2015 arrest by alcohol-enforcement agents has received a $250,000 settlement. Martese Johnson sued Virginia's Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control and three of its agents after the...
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June 18, 2018 - 2:49 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Charlottesville's new police chief has been sworn in. RaShall Brackney took the oath of office Monday afternoon in the City Council's chambers. Brackney is the first permanent successor of Chief Al Thomas, who retired in December after the release of a scathing report...
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June 12, 2018 - 2:43 pm
SINGAPORE (AP) — The parents of Otto Warmbier, the American college student who died after being released from a North Korean prison last year, are thanking President Donald Trump for his kind words about their son. Fred and Cindy Warmbier said in a statement on Tuesday after Trump met with North...
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May 07, 2018 - 1:42 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The University of Virginia is changing its policies for outside people or groups that want to meet outdoors on the campus to speak, make announcements or distribute literature.   The Washington Post reports the changes come nine months after a white nationalist rally in...
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April 27, 2018 - 10:06 am
Charlottesville, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – UPDATE via AP: The main organizer of last summer's white nationalist rally in Charlottesville is defending himself after being effectively banned from the University of Virginia campus. Jason Kessler says he recently visited the university's law library to...
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April 26, 2018 - 4:02 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – A Charlottesville TV station is reporting the parents of Otto Warmbier are suing North Korea. Otto Warmbier died last June after being held for 17 months in North Korea, for allegedly attempting to steal a propaganda poster. The Warmbier family claims the North...
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