The Washington Post
To make a dream come true, Va. man founds a country
Jeremiah Heaton and his seven year-old daughter, Princess Emily, show off the flag that their family designed as they try to claim a piece of land in the Eastern African region of Bir Tawil.
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The Jackson Sun
NFL retirees have tough choice on concussion lawsuits
Do they join a settlement that promises hundreds of millions of dollars in awards and other benefits? Or do they opt out because they view it as unfair and insufficient and pursue their suits? Ex-players won't get to cast ballots on whether the settlement becomes final.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Virginia man claims kingdom to call his daughter a princess
Jeremiah Heaton and his seven-year-old daughter, Emily, show off a flag on July 2, 2014, at their home in Abingdon that their family designed as they try to claim a piece of land in the Eastern African region of Bir Tawil.
Virginia dad plants flag in area between Egypt, Sudan to fulfill princess promise to daughter
Jeremiah Heaton and his seven year-old daughter, Princess Emily, show the flag,July 2, 2014, in Abingdon, Va, that their family designed as they try to claim a piece of land in the Eastern African region of Bir Tawil.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
One of Every Seven U.S. Cars Has Been Recalled but Not Repaired
This comes, of course, on the heels of GM's seemingly endless chain of recall announcements, which It's theoretically in manufacturers' interest to get people to bring their cars in-and yet they seem to be doing very little to increase return rates.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Report About Sexual Assault
According to a survey done by Senator Claire McCaskill, D-Mo.,one in five colleges and universities do not provide sexual assault training for faculty and staff members.
Richmond Times Dispatch: Fourth Circuit Marriage Equality Ruling Said To Be Imminent
Many court watchers have been eagerly awaiting the ruling from the Court of Appeals For the Fourth Circuit.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Summer at CenterStage: Brahms Scherzo for Violin and Piano in C Minor
The Richmond Symphony presents a series of one-hour concerts every Thursday this summer at CenterStage's Gottwald Playhouse, starting this week.
That One Song
Pop singer and songwriter Riley Kerns, who moved to Richmond in 2013, was one of four finalists for the 2014 Richmond's Got Talent competition sponsored by University of Richmond and Hot 100.9. Since moving to Richmond from his hometown of Berryville in 2013, Kerns has been making his name in local music circles as a singer and songwriter.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Engagement: Dr. Jillian Stanton & Dr.Timothy McLlarky
Jillian attended James Madison Univ. where she received her Bachelors degree in Biology.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
My Verona NJ
Verona Families Seek Leads In Nephew's Murder As Reward Grows
Brendan Tevlin, the nephew of Kathleen Tevlin Nulty and Thomas Tevlin of Verona, was murdered in West Orange Wednesday, June 25. Now, his aunt and uncle are asking for more help in solving his murder.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Miami Herald
US Ed Dept. adds 12 schools to Title IX list
The U.S. Department of Education has added 12 colleges and universities to its growing list of educational institutions being investigated for their handling of sexual assault complaints.
The Washington Post
Morgan State under federal probe related to handling of sexual violence reports
Morgan State University in Baltimore has joined dozens of colleges and universities under federal investigation for possible violations of antidiscrimination law in handling reports of sexual violence.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Slain Livingston college student laid to rest before more than a thousand mourners
LIVINGSTON - More than 1,000 mourners packed into St. Philomena Church today for the funeral of a 19-year-old college student shot and killed in West Orange last week.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
64 Colleges Are Now Under Investigation For Their Handling Of Sexual Assaults
Sixty-four colleges and universities are under federal investigation over concerns about how they handled sexual assault cases on campus.
Funeral Arrangements Made for Killed University of Richmond Student
Funeral arrangements have been set for the University of Richmond student shot and killed last week in his home state of New Jersey.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Surveillance footage captures two males running from scene where...
The 'model' student had texted his mother to tell her he was on his way home after playing video games before shooting Two males captured on camera running in the area where an A-grade college student was shot dead on Wednesday night, are wanted for questioning.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Livingston college student's shooting death in West Orange remains mystery
A sign outside Seton Hall Preparatory School in West Orange pays tribute to Brendan Tevlin, a 2013 graduate who was fatally shot in his car in West Orange this week.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Autopsy: VA student died in NJ from gunshots
Essex County authorities said Friday that an autopsy found Brendan Tevlin of Livingston died from multiple gunshots to the body.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Obama names three Texas judges in apparent deal with Cornyn and Cruz
If confirmed, U.S. Attorney Robert Pitman of San Antonio, Texarkana lawyer Robert Schroeder III, and Sherman Magistrate Judge Amos Mazzant III will all get lifetime jobs as U.S. district court judges.