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UVA Fares Well In The Latest U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The University of Virginia continues to rank among the nation’s top 25 institutions of higher education.

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Congressman Hurt Hears From Many Critics Of Strikes Against Syria

Hurt has been hearing from many opponents of military strikes against Syria.

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Personal Info Of 13,000 State Workers Compromised

Virginia officials are working to do damage control after the personal information of thousands of state workers was mistakenly released.

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Contractor Group Reacts To Sluggish Construction Activity

A Virginia-based company is reacting to new figures on construction activity.

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Economy Improves, Hunger Issue Does Not

Virginia’s economy is showing improvements, but the fight against hunger in the state is not.

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Gay Marriage Discussion To Be Held At UVA

The University of Virginia will host a panel discussion this week on same-sex marriage.

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UVA Police Investigate A Student’s Report Of An Attempted Assault

UVA Police investigate a student’s report that someone she knows tried to sexually assault her.

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City Teens Attended A Summer Camp Dealing With Engineering

Some local teens attended a summer camp that involves engineering.

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City Democrats Recognize Candidates For Constitutional Offices

City Democrats have saluted their nominees for many offices on the November 5th ballot.

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Cuccinelli And His Backers Do Door-To-Door Campaigning

GOP nominee for Governor Ken Cuccinelli has many of his supporters knocking on doors over the weekend.

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yesterday in Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

No. 1 Virginia Falls to UNC, 4-2

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The Virginia baseball team fell to North Carolina, 4-2, in their final game of the series in Charlottesville. The Cavaliers will next travel to Richmond to play VCU at the Diamond on Tuesday at 7:00 pm.

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Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, wrongly convicted of murder, dead

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The boxer's imprisonment, and battle to free him, are immortalized in the Bob Dylan song "Hurricane" and the film of the same name, starring Denzel Washington.

yesterday in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Onetime UVA Dean Will Enter Plea In Federal Court

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A onetime Associate Dean in UVA's McIntire School of Commerce will enter a plea Monday in federal court.

yesterday in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Ramp Linked To Interstate 64 Will Have Brief Shutdown

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VDOT is warning drivers about a brief shutdown for one of the I-64 ramps.

Saturday in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Democrats Hear From Groups That Fight Poverty

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Local organizations that want to break the cycle of poverty have showcased their programs for area Democrats.