The Top Ranked Cavalier Baseball team earned a solid 4-0 victory over ECU at Davenport Field Saturday afternoon. Led by another solid start by pitcher Josh Sborz, who went 5 innings, with 6 strike outs, facing 20 batters, giving up 3 hits with one walk, UVA improved to 5-1 on the season, and won the weekend. Mike Papi and Joe McCarthy each had two hits with a run scored in the game.
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.