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Warning Siren Accidentally Activated At UVA’s Minor Hall

A warning siren on the roof of UVA’s Minor Hall was activated Thursday night.

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Major Changes Coming To UVA Health Plan

A major change in UVA’s healthcare plan affects the spouses of University employees.

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Pride Festival Scheduled For September 14th

Gay and lesbian activists have set the time and date for this year’s Pride Festival.

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UVA’s Miller Center Has More Nixon Tapes To Study

A long term project for the University of Virginia’s Miller Center has more Nixon tapes to research.

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Enrollment Period Underway For JFK Online Course

You can now sign up for a UVA professor’s online class on JFK.

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Film Fesitval To Feature Hitchcock Movie, Film’s Star

The Alfred Hitchcock movie “The Birds” and its star will be featured during this fall’s Virginia Film Festival.

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New Airline Service Coming To CHO

An airline will soon offer direct flights from the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport to Orlando.

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CAT Will Get Route Changes In Early 2014

Many of the Charlottesville Area Transit riders will experience new routes in 2014.

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Neil Young Scratches Plans To Visit Nelson In September

Neil Young calls off plans to participate in a September festival in Nelson County.

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Concerns About Funding For Future UVA Research

Some University of Virginia administrators are openly discussing the prospects for future research projects.

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Fire Destroys Albemarle Home

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Still no word on what caused the fire on Hildridge Drive.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after season six

This photo released by PBS and Carnival Film and Television Limited shows, from left, Lesley Nicol as Mrs. Patmore, and Sophie McShera as Daisy, in a scene from season four of the Masterpiece TV series, "Downton Abbey." As it returns for its much-awaited fourth season, it remains a series about elegance, tradition and gentility, and the pressures of preserving them. The show premieres Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 pm ET on PBS.

Producers confirm that the next season of "Downton Abbey" will be the last.

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Aaron Hernandez trail delayed by bomb threat

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during a motion regarding jail phone recordings during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Hernandez is accused in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

A bomb threat has delayed proceedings of the Aaron Hernandez murder trial.

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Martese Johnson Next Court Date May 28th

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During a brief hearing Thursday morning, the next court date for Martese Johnson was set for May 28th.

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Police search house of pilot who crashed A320

Police hold media away from the house where Andreas Lubitz lived in Montabaur, Germany, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed with 150 people on board on Tuesday in the French Alps. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.