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On February 14, a day when forensic testing took center stage, afternoon court watchers began to wonder why the prosecution presented witness after witness who offered no evidence connecting accused murderer George Huguely to the scene of the crime.
"There were no latent prints of value," said fingerp...
Jurors became students Tuesday morning as Medical College of Virginia-based brain doctor Christine Fuller testified about the various cuts and blood she found in the brain of Yeardley Love, the UVA students whose 2010 death launched the trial of the century, a murder case against her alleged killer, George W. Huguely V.
Likening Love's injuries to those that might be sustained in an automobile accident, Dr....
The Year of the Dragon is turning out to be a special one for chef Peter Chang and his partners Gen Lee and his wife, Mary, who opened Peter Chang's China Grill in the Barracks Road Shopping Center last year. For our March 2010 cover story on the elusive chef, we remember stumbling across Lee at the Li'l Dino Subs shop he owns in Albemarle Square. At that time, Lee served as an unofficial translator for Chang, who was cooking at Taste of China next door, the setting for a profile in the New Yorker that set the local food scene abuzz.
Lee, an experienced executive chef himself, would partner with Chang to create a permanent home for Chang in Charlottesville, something many doubted would really happen.
Well, it did happen, and just last month Lee found himself a long way from his Li'l Dino Subs shop: at the famed James Beard House in Manhattan, where Chang and his wife Hong Ying Zhang (an exceptional chef in her own right...