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CASPCA participating in Empty the Shelter event

CASPCA participating in Empty the Shelter event

The Charlottesville Albemarle SPCA is teaming up with the BISSELL Pet Foundation for the Empty the Shelters - Holiday Hope adoption event.

Santa Fun Run coming up on Saturday

Santa Fun Run coming up on Saturday

The Arc of the Piedmont's Santa Fun Run will take place this weekend on the Downtown Mall.

'A Christmas Carol' returns to Blackfriars

'A Christmas Carol' returns to Blackfriars

The American Shakespeare Center is kicking off performances of Charles Dickens’ 'A Christmas Carol' on Thursday.

Trump probe: Court halts Mar-a-Lago special master review

Trump probe: Court halts Mar-a-Lago special master review

A federal appeals court has halted an independent review of documents seized from former President Donald Trump's Florida estate.

Prosecutor: Donald Trump knew about exec's tax fraud scheme

Prosecutor: Donald Trump knew about exec's tax fraud scheme

A prosecutor says Donald Trump "knew exactly what was going on" with top Trump Organization executives who schemed for years to dodge taxes on company-paid perks.

High court to rule on Biden student loan cancellation plan

High court to rule on Biden student loan cancellation plan

The Supreme Court says the Biden administration program to cancel student loans will remain blocked for now, but the justices have agreed to take up the case in late winter.

Spain: numerous devices found after Ukrainian Embassy blast

Spain: numerous devices found after Ukrainian Embassy blast

Spanish officials say a suspicious parcel has been discovered at the U.S. Embassy in Madrid and detonated by police.

Senate moves to avert rail strike amid dire warnings

Senate moves to avert rail strike amid dire warnings

The Senate has moved quickly to avert a rail strike that the Biden administration and business leaders say would greatly damage the economy.

Abortion rights groups look to next fights after 2022 wins

Abortion rights groups look to next fights after 2022 wins

Emboldened by the results of November's midterms, abortion rights supporters say they are preparing for even bigger fights in state legislatures and pivotal elections to come.

Wall Street ends mixed in an uneven start for December

Wall Street ends mixed in an uneven start for December

Stocks ended mixed after an uneven day of trading and bond yields fell broadly after the government reported that a measure of inflation that's closely watched by the Federal Reserve eased in October.

Applications for jobless benefits decline last week

Applications for jobless benefits decline last week

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits came back down last week and continues to hover.

Biden, Macron vow unity against Russia, discuss trade row

Biden, Macron vow unity against Russia, discuss trade row

Presidents Joe Biden and Emmanuel Macron have vowed to maintain a united front against Russia amid growing worries about waning support for Ukraine in the U.S. and Europe.

Gold Rush treasures from 1857 shipwreck up for Reno auction

Gold Rush treasures from 1857 shipwreck up for Reno auction

Since the recovery of sunken treasure began decades ago from an 1857 shipwreck off the coast of South Carolina, tens of millions of dollars worth of gold has been sold.

See USA play the Netherlands at the Paramount

See USA play the Netherlands at the Paramount

The Paramount Theater will screen the game between the USA and the Netherlands on Saturday.

AWI calls on HHS, DOD to stop buying animals from Envigo parent company and others

AWI calls on HHS, DOD to stop buying animals from Envigo parent company and others

Animal Welfare Institute says federal officials need to investigate serious allegations of abuse and wildlife trafficking.

UVA record-setter Brennan Armstrong enters transfer portal

UVA record-setter Brennan Armstrong enters transfer portal

Virginia record-setting quarterback Brennan Armstrong entered the transfer portal, multiple reports confirmed on Thursday.

Federal funding aims to address gaps in public health workforce, infrastructure

Federal funding aims to address gaps in public health workforce, infrastructure

Senators Tim Kaine and Mark Warner announced on Wednesday that Virginia is getting more than $74.4 million in federal funding.

Funding available to support affordable housing programs

Funding available to support affordable housing programs

Charlottesville has opened the Application for Funding Interest for Housing Operations and Program Support, or HOPS.

Police seeing more shootings, vehicle thefts this year

Police seeing more shootings, vehicle thefts this year

On Thursday, officials provided an overview of the status of an investigation into a series of connected criminal incidents that have taken place over the past several months.

VDH reports death of Virginia resident who had been diagnosed with monkeypox

VDH reports death of Virginia resident who had been diagnosed with monkeypox

The Virginia Department of Health reported the death of a person who had monkeypox on Thursday.

Center for Politics hosts annual American Democracy Conference

Center for Politics hosts annual American Democracy Conference

Politicians and political commentators were in town Wednesday for the 24th annual American Democracy Conference, hosted by the University of Virginia Center for Politics.

UVA's Camryn Taylor honors late mother with joy for the game

UVA's Camryn Taylor honors late mother with joy for the game

Few can match the enthusiasm for the game of basketball like Virginia's Camryn Taylor.

Police ask for help to find runaway teens

Police ask for help to find runaway teens

The Albemarle County Police Department is asking for help to find a pair of runaway teenagers from the Crozet area.

Tennessee fugitive arrested in Albemarle County

Tennessee fugitive arrested in Albemarle County

Micah Kristian Turner of Johnson City, Tennessee was found at Mallside Forest Court on Tuesday afternoon.

CPD concerned about number of juveniles with weapons

CPD concerned about number of juveniles with weapons

The Charlottesville Police Department says juveniles with guns are a troubling development.