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Councilors React To April Ordeal For UVA Undergrad

City Councilors and others are reacting to an April ordeal for a female UVA undergraduate.

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George Keith Martin Becomes Rector Of UVA

The University of Virginia has its first African-American Rector.

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Mark Bernardino Retires As UVA Swimming And Diving Coach

The man who’s become synonymous with University of Virginia swimming and diving is retiring.

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McAuliffe Enlists Former UVA Professor For Campaign Trail

After sharing a stage with Vice-President Biden in Richmond, Democrat Terry McAuliffe is traveling with a onetime UVA professor.

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Female UVA Student Assaulted On Madison Avenue

A female student at UVA was grabbed and fondled early Friday morning on Madison Avenue.

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One Entrance To 11th Street Garage Closed

The demolition of a building near the UVA Medical Center means one entrance to the 11th Street Garage will be closed.

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UVA Postpones Painting The Rotunda Roof Until The Fall

UVA’s signature building will keep its cooper roof until the fall semester.

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UVA Law School Dean Reappointed

The Dean of the University of Virginia School of Law will serve another term.

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Former UVA FB Player Charged With Attempted Murder In Bar Fight

A newspaper in New Jersey reports that a former UVA football player has been charged with attempted murder.

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Tina Fey To Kick Off New Arts Event At UVA

A famous graduate will return to the UVA Grounds in September as part of a Department of Drama reunion.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best photos in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.