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UVA Students And Faculty Enjoy Lighting Of The Lawn

UVA holds its annual Lighting of the Lawn, and a choral group entertains at Charlottesville High School.

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New UVA Study Shows Impact Of Race In Marketing

A new UVA study shows the impact of race on marketing.

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UVA Completes Resurfacing Of Lannigan Field Track

The University of Virginia has wrapped up its resurfacing work at the Lannigan Field track.

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UVA Outperforms Rivals In Recycling Competition

UVA outperforms many rivals in a recycling competition.

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Police Charge Mother With Trying To Poison Kids

A Virginia Beach woman has been charged with trying to poison her children.

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AAA-Virginia Forecasts Slight Drop In Holiday Travel

AAA-Virginia is forecasting fewer of us will hit the road for a longer trip this Thanksgiving holiday period.

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Friends Of Sage Smith Will Hold Lee Park Vigil

Friends and admirers of Dashad Sage Smith will hold a Wednesday vigil at Lee Park.

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Harrisonburg Considers Smoking Ban In Public Housing

Harrisonburg is considering banning smoking in its public housing units.

Christmas Tree Growers Say This Year’s Crop Is Good

Virginia’s Christmas tree growers believe consumers will like this year’s crop.

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Star Of Hitchcock Classic Helps Film Festival Fill Venue

An actress who starred in Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds” has appeared at the Virginia Film Festival

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5 hours ago in Sports

The best sports shots this week

A horse is ridden to the track for a workout at Churchill Downs Thursday, May 5, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. The 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby is scheduled for Saturday, May 7. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

A look back at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

5 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

6 hours ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ is finally here

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

6 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week

A member of the NATO parachute demonstration team lands during a change of command ceremony at NATO military headquarters in Mons, southern Belgium on Wednesday May 4, 2016. U.S. Army General Curtis  M. Scaparrotti was installed as NATO's 18th supreme allied commander Europe (SACEUR). The commander, by tradition an American general or admiral, is responsible for the overall direction and conduct of NATO's global military operations. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

A look back at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.

6 hours ago in Lifestyle, National

Anti-hunger group uses fake app to fool, educate

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates 14 percent of Americans, or more than 17 million people, are what is called food insecure, meaning at times of the year, they are uncertain of being able to acquire enough food for their household.