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3 hrs ago | NBC29
Efforts are underway to make big changes in Virginia. One resolution being read at the Charlottesville City Council meeting Monday night looks to put a stop to what some say is unfair redistricting.
7 hrs ago | Science Daily
The current Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, which has claimed more than 2000 lives, has highlighted the need for a deeper understanding of the molecular biology of the virus that could be critical in the development of vaccines or antiviral drugs to treat or prevent Ebola hemorrhagic fever. The current Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, which has claimed more than 2000 lives, has highlighted the need for a deeper understanding of the molecular biology of the virus that could be critical in the development of vaccines or antiviral drugs to treat or prevent Ebola hemorrhagic fever.
10 hrs ago | Yahoo!
Fighting for his political survival in a race that could swing majority control of the U.S. Senate, Arkansas Democratic incumbent Mark Pryor is leaning on a political asset no amount of campaign money can buy. David Pryor, the popular former Arkansas governor and senator, is meeting with voters across the state and has appeared in a campaign ad, touting a family brand his son hopes will lure voters in a state President Barack Obama lost by 24 points in 2012.
10 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg
Charlottesville, VA - The Charlottesville Police Department is investigating a missing person incident involving a University of Virginia student, Hannah Elizabeth Graham. Hannah is a white female and 18 years old.
10 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond
The Charlottesville Police Department announced Monday their investigation into a missing persons incident involving a University of Virginia student. Hannah Elizabeth Graham is an 18-year-old, white female.
12 hrs ago | CNN
Loudoun, a wealthy county near Washington D.C., has four times the median income of Buchanan, a struggling county in the southwestern portion of the state. Home to Washington Dulles International Airport, Loudoun is one of the fastest growing counties in Virginia.
16 hrs ago | Medical News Today
As students' age they are verbally and physically bullied less but cyberbullied more, non-native English speakers are not bullied more often than native English speakers and bullying increases as students' transition from elementary to middle school. A study by a UC Riverside assistant professor found that as students' age they are verbally and physically bullied less but cyberbullied more.
The American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the American Society for Radiation Oncology are partnering to launch and support a national registry for stereotactic radiosurgery treatments. The SRS patient registry will define national patterns of care in radiosurgery, with an eye to improving health care outcomes, supporting informed decision making and potentially lowering the cost-of-care for patients.
A student at the University of Virginia is making a world of difference for soccer enthusiasts in Scottsville, thanks to her hard work as a girl scout. 18 year old Porter Dickie is a third year at UVA and longtime Girl Scout member.
Each year, numerous travel, college and architectural publications release their rankings of the top college towns and campuses. Here is an overview of five American campuses that tend to rank highly in the annual surveys.
A soft opening of a property took place in the heart of downtown Worcester Sept. 2. Those who had reservations were happy with easy access to the grounds, valet parking and state-of-the-art amenities.
Portland lawyer Carol Bernick to be next CEO of the OSB Professional Liability Fund PORTLAND, OR -- The Oregon State Bar's Professional Liability Fund , the mandatory provider of primary malpractice coverage for Oregon lawyers, announces that Carol Bernick will become its chief executive officer effective Oct. 1, 2014. The PLF's board of directors selected Bernick after an extensive recruitment process, following the announced retirement of longtime CEO Ira Zarov.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry delivers remarks at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia, February 20, 2013. US Secretary of State John Kerry's meeting in Jedda with ten Middle Eastern foreign ministers produced a communique on Friday, but little more.
Representatives from ACAC and the University of Virginia baseball team, who are both sponsoring the initiative, hit the downtown mall Friday during the last Fridays After Five to get people involved in the program. They say the new push comes on the heels of their last successful effort.
Virginia's Attorney General Mark Herring visited the University of Virginia to discuss major initiatives he wants to see in the commonwealth. The UVA Women, Gender and Sexuality program welcomed Herring to the podium in UVA's Newcomb Hall.
A respiratory illness sweeping through the country has many hospitals on high alert, including the University of Virginia Children's Hospital. So far no official cases of Enterovirus D68 are reported in Virginia.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:49 pm
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