The Virginia Men’s Basketball Team earned a 62-50 win in Tallahassee Florida to improve to 10-4 (1-0 ACC) and ended a ten game losing streak on Florida State’s home floor. Virginia gathered 17 offensive rebounds and only committed 6 turnovers to overcome poor free throw shooting and losing Joe Harris to a head injury for the majority of the game. UVA Head Coach Tony Bennett told Dave Koehn, “We’re gonna have to win with toughness and defense…college basketball is funny…you can lose by 30 and then show up and beat a good physical Florida State Team.”
Johnny Manziel has found instant popularity since being drafted by the Cleveland Browns, but will have to wait until to find out if he has the starting quarterback job.
A U.S. appeals court threw out a federal regulation that implements key subsidies that are vital to the health care overhaul.
A manhunt is underway for masked robbers who stole $181,000 from Caesar's Atlantic City casino in New Jersey.
Yet another honorable designation for our area, this time in a study by Harvard University.