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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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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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Indianapolis Colts owner pleads guilty to intoxicated driving

James Irsay, owner of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters March 17, 2014.

Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels, bullpen combine for no-hitter

Sep 1, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) throws the ball against the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field.

Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.