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UVa To Host VCU During ESPN’s 24-Hour Hoops Marathon

UVA and VCU to lock up on ESPN this fall.

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Orioles Drop Heartbreaker to D’Backs

(Phoenix, AZ)  —  A wild back-and-forth game ended with an Adam Eaton walk-off solo homer in the bottom of the…

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Watford Named UVA Starting QB

As expected, David Watford will be the starting quarterback for the Virginia Cavaliers.

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Strasburg, Nats Blank Phillies

(Washington, DC)  —  Stephen Strasburg accomplished a career milestone as the Nationals blanked the Phillies, 6-0, to complete a three-game…

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Orioles Blow Out Giants

(San Francisco, CA)  —  The Orioles exploded for all 10 of their runs from the sixth through ninth innings and…

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Virginia Football Drawing Close to a Decision on Starting Quarterback

Three days into training camp the Cavaliers had their first practice in partial pads, as attention continued to revolve around…

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Braves Rip Nats

(Washington, DC) — Justin Upton went 3-for-4 with a home run and three RBI to lead the Braves to a 6-3 win over the Nationals in D.C.

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O’s, Davis Slug Their Way To Victory Over Padres

(San Diego, CA) — Chris Davis launched a three-run go ahead home run in the eighth inning as the Orioles piled on for a 10-3 win over the Padres at Petco Park.

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UVA Football: Where There Is Smoke, Will UVA’s Offense Have Fire Power?

Now that UVA Football practice has begun, there are tons of questions involving the offensive side of the football.  The…

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UVA Football Practice Open To The Public This Week

Fans will also have a chance to attend three open practices when the Cavaliers begin their fall camp. Practices scheduled…

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Flame lands in troubled Brazil for 94-day relay to Games

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President Dilma Rousseff lit the Olympic torch in Brazil's capital on Tuesday and pledged that political turmoil engulfing her nation would not harm the first Games to be held in South America.

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Islamic State kills U.S. Navy SEAL in northern Iraq

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Islamic State militants killed a U.S. serviceman in northern Iraq on Tuesday after blasting through Kurdish defences and overrunning a town in the biggest offensive in the area for months.

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Overall Low Risk From Zika Virus

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Health officials are urging us to take precautions against the Zika virus.

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Man Missing In Shenandoah National Park

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A search is underway for a man missing in Shenandoah National Park.

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Local Cemetery On Endangered List

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A statewide preservation group says one of its most endangered historic places includes a Charlottesville cemetery.