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40 min ago | USA Today
The best approaches to preventing mass shootings and gun violence are focusing on individuals at high risk for violence and efforts to help families and kids in the community, says a report by psychologists.
Should prostitution be legalized?
Are you smart enough to be a US Marine?
5 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Against a backdrop of Department of Defense furloughs and a 17-day government shutdown, taxable sales were largely stagnate in Virginia for the third quarter, according to the latest data from the state's department of taxation.
8 hrs ago | NBC29
The Blue Ridge Area Food Bank needs your help. It is 2,000 pounds short of its Holiday Food Drive goal and it ends Monday.
10 hrs ago | NBC29
The defense team for George Huguely will make its case for having the second-degree murder conviction thrown out.
11 hrs ago | Examiner.com
On Monday, December 9th, Monticello announced that it will be lowering the general admission prices to $5 for two days this month -- on December 14th and 15th in celebration of the 26th anniversary of its inscription designation on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization World Heritage List.
13 hrs ago | WCAV
Monticello is celebrating the 26th anniversary of its selection as a UNESCO World Heritage Site by rolling back the price of admission.
15 hrs ago | Live Science
Americans of a feather flock together in order to feel like they fit in, new research finds.
18 hrs ago | Kiplinger Online
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill tops our list again, but the University of Michigan is on the march.
Months after breaking ties with Albemarle County, an all-volunteer rescue squad is trying to make it work.
Derek Quizon at the Daily Progress reports that the University of Virginia is looking to spend well over half a billion dollars in the next few years.
The sun still shines brightly on the most selective schools, which, so far, have been generally sheltered from the law school crisis.
An accreditation agency has lifted a warning issued to the University of Virginia over its board's failed attempt to oust President Teresa A. Sullivan.
With high school seniors across Fairfax County sending out college applications this month, the annual debate pitting in-state and out-of-state applicants to Virginia's top universities is heating up.
The Skyhawks won the state title last year and currently have the state's longest winning streak at 28 games.
The beef about ticks: Bites from the paralysis tick in Australia, the lone star tick in southeast United States and the castor bean tick in Europe, can lead some people to develop an allergy to red meats, such as steak and hamburgers.
Two students take photographs in front of Havana University after arriving in Cuba on Monday aboard the MV Explorer cruise ship.
Legislators from Central Virginia will discuss issues facing the 2014 General Assembly session during a forum this month at the University of Virginia.