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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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Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

Israeli soldiers patrol outside the northern Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.

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Only arguing remains in Sterling trail

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Shelly Sterling sits with her husband, Donald Sterling, right, during the Los Angeles Clippers' NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. With a $2 billion sale of the Clippers hanging in the balance, a judge is set to determine Monday, June 30, 2014, if the terms of a family trust alone are enough to confirm Donald Sterling was properly removed as trustee and allow his estranged wife to sell the team without his consent.

Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion.

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Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.

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Bicyclist Killed In Albemarle

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There was a fatal accident involving a bicyclist Saturday at Walnut Creek Park.