Some people can’t sit around for a few minutes with no cellphones or other distractions. A new study from the University of Virginia found some adults would shock themselves rather than be alone with their thoughts. UVA Psychology Professor Tim Wilson says the results were surprising to some researchers. They were amazed that so many participants chose to get a mild electric shock rather than sit quietly and contemplate. The participants ranged in age from 18 to 77.
The Virginia women's basketball team fell 68-62 to Georgia Tech on Sunday afternoon.
Despite a rough outing offensively, Virginia guts out another win.
Retiring Albemarle Supervisor Ken Boyd challenges a message Chairwoman Jane Dittmar sent to VDOT.
A State Senate panel has rejected a bill allowing adoption by the partners of unmarried gay parents.