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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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Robin Williams musical tribute: ‘Seize the Day’

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Robin Williams' best films are remixed and set to music in this awesome Melodysheep tribute.

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U.S. Supreme Court Grants Stay in Same-Sex Marriage Case

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Same-sex couples will not be allowed to exchange vows tomorrow as hoped.

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Defending champ Serena Williams top seed for U.S. Open

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Serena Williams has been top-seeded for the U.S. Open where she will seek to win the women's singles title for a third consecutive year.

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GOP Leaders Celebrate State Senate Victory

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General Assembly Republicans are celebrating having 21 of the 40 State Senate seats.

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U.S. officials: Military mulling more troops to Iraq

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Military planners are weighing the possibility of sending more troops to Iraq to provide additional security around Baghdad.