State Police are still trying to determine why a hot air balloon struck a power line Friday night, and so is a local pilot. Rick Behr of Boar’s Head Ballooning knew pilot Dan Kirk, whose balloon caught fire over Caroline County. Behr told WINA’s Les Sinclair on Charlottesville Right Now that staying away from power lines is at the heart of balloon safety. Behr took a balloon over Charlottesville to remember and honor his friend Monday morning.
European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has pulled out of the PGA Championship with a shoulder injury.
Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc offered to buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc for about $8.5 billion.
UVA's middle linebacker Henry Coley looks forward to the 2014 season.
South African Tim Clark sank a six-foot par putt to beat American Jim Furyk by one stroke at the Canadian Open.
Scarlett Johansson's "Lucy" collected $44 million to win the domestic box office race, outmuscling "Hercules" which took in $29 million.