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African-American Ministers Upset About City Homicides

African-American Ministers Upset About City Homicides

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Local African-American pastors are riled up about three recent homicides in the city. Former Mayor and longtime clergyman Alvin Edwards (pictured center) discussed the violence Monday night with city councilors. The city’s most recent murder victim is 27-year-old Otis Edward Scott, who was fatally wounded Sunday on Prospect Avenue. Anti-violence groups are planning a “peace walk” in that area at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

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Today in entertainment history: July 8

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Indoor Smith Pools Closed For Repairs

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The city needs to remove chloramines to improve air quality, stop corrosion and remove health threats.

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Threat Forces Jet To Return To CHO

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An unknown threat detected in mid-flight forced a Sky West passenger jet to return to the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport Tuesday afternoon.

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Police search Indy home of ‘Jared from Subway’

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Authorities searched the home of Subway pitchman Jared Fogle, about two months after the executive director of his nonprofit foundation was arrested on child pornography charges.

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Smith Pool Closing For 7 Weeks

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Repair work will close Smith Pool for seven weeks for repairs beginning July 13th.