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UVA Official Says McCormick Road Dorms Will Be Modernized

UVA has long-range plans to modernize the McCormick Road dorms.

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Holiday Travel Expected To Rise To Post Recession High

People across the state will be hitting the road this weekend.

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Federal Grant Given For UVA Study On Heart Disease

The UVA School of Medicine has a federal grant to improve the way we predict who could get the most common type of heart disease.

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Playground Equipment Will Be Installed At Public Housing Sites

Charlottesville is planning to install new playground equipment at many public housing sites.

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Man On Motorcycle Dies After Collision In Louisa

A motorcycle rider has died following a weekend collision in Louisa County.

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Statewide Realtors’ Group Backs McAuliffe

The Virginia Association of Realtors has endorsed Terry McAuliffe in this fall’s election of a new Governor.

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Warner Calls For Investigation Into NASDAQ Outage

Senator Mark Warner is asking for a probe into the glitch that caused the NASDAQ outage.

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VA Poll Finds Virginia Divided Fifty Years Later

Another Quinnipiac University poll says Virginians are divided on whether Martin Luther King, Jr’s “I Have a Dream” speech has been realized.

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NASA To Launch First Virginia-Based Lunar Mission

NASA plans to launch a spacecraft to the moon from Wallops Island.

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Craft Beer Festival Draws Crowd In Nelson

The weekend Virginia Craft Brewers Fest in Nelson County drew more than 2,200 people.

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State’s Honey Bee Population Suffering

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Between October and April, the bee population dropped by 33%

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Ohio State University fires marching band director

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OSU has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.

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Ravens’ Rice suspended 2 games

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Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice has been suspended without pay for the first two games of the season for violating the league's personal conduct policy.

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