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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) One of three Navy SEALs accused in the mistreatment of an Iraqi detainee is due in military court in Norfolk today. A defense attorney says prosecutors are asking for a continuance in the case involving Petty Officer 1st Class Julio Huertas of Blue island, Ill.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) The University of Virginia plans to announce its new president after a meeting this afternoon. The university's Board of Visitors is scheduled to elect the successor to President John Casteen.

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Readers' Review: "The Good Lord Bird" By James McBride

For our next Readers' Review: National Book Award winner "The Good Lord Bird" by James McBride. The 2013 novel follows an enslaved boy who gets caught up in John Brown's abolitionist mission...and must disguise himself as a girl to survive.

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Busboys And Poets In Anacostia: Development Or Gentrification?

Local restaurant chain Busboys and Poets will soon open in Anacostia, which suffers from a dearth of dining and shopping options-- but some within the community are decrying the opening as gentrification.

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A Primary Challenge For A Top Arlington County Democrat

Could bipartisanship be the ouster of Arlington County's board chair?

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In Omaha, A Library With No Books Brings Technology To All

The privately funded, $7 million Do Space provides free access to computers, high-end software, 3-D printers, and laser cutters. It's a learning and play space, as well as an office for entrepreneurs.

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