The outgoing director of the Charlottesville-Albemarle Technical Education Center likes the school’s recent enrollment trends. Adam Hastings says the overall enrollment will be lower than it’s been in prior years, but the programs that are successful have more students than ever. CATEC has recently turned 40, and it’s looking for a new director. Hastings has been chosen as the new dean of Business, Mathematics and Technologies at Piedmont Virginia Community College.
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.
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.
Health officials are urging us to take precautions against the Zika virus.
A search is underway for a man missing in Shenandoah National Park.