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1 hr ago | USA Today
Kentucky's junior senator Friday takes his crusade for a more inclusive Republican Party to Cincinnati, where he will talk to a national civil-rights conference about reforming education and changing the criminal-justice system to enhance opportunities among minorities.
3 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz
FLYER: Greg Foran is the new head of Walmart in the US, just months after he was appointed to head the retailer's Asian operations.
6 hrs ago | ABC News
"Games of Thrones" fans at the University of Virginia just had the opportunity to take the class of a lifetime.
6 hrs ago | NBC29
University of Virginia medical researchers announced they have a new drug that could prove to be a breakthrough for thousands of people who have Crohn's disease.
8 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Hello everyone, and welcome to another great round of East Side Storytellin'. Similar to the 40, yes 40, previous shows we've put together from East Side Story, we've come together here to get you cultured up just right in the form of a local Nashville writer reading from original prose, followed by an amazing local musician performing and talking ... (more)
9 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro
With several months remaining before the 2014 General Election, political analysts with the University of Virginia's Center for Politics say this year looks to be the year West Virginia elects its first Republican U.S. Senator since the 1950s.
13 hrs ago | Radio Times
Politicising BeyoncA©, The Simpsons and Philosophy, Harry Potter and the Age of Illusion - they're all actual courses at actual educational institutions... For all you Game of Thrones obsessives out there and we know there are many you can step your infatuation up a notch with a brand new Westeros-themed course being offered this summer at the ... (more)
How many times have you found yourself saying, "If only I could have five minutes of peace to just THINK!"? It turns out that people actually given some time to be alone with their thoughts - and no phones, screens, music, paper or other distractions - find the experience surprisingly unpleasant.
Dorothy McAuliffe was in Charlottesville Wednesday along with state Health and Human Resources Secretary Bill Hazel.
In light of that trend, he asks, "If we can no longer trust science, what do we have as the basis for knowledge?" Pat is a friend of mine, and I respect him tremendously for the quality of his scientific work as well as for his courage as a critic of global warming panic.
From Lakota West head football coach Larry Cox: Lakota West senior to be MLB C.J. Stalker committed to the University of Virginia today.
Republicans have chosen a real peach of a Senate nominee in Georgia, where businessman David Perdue narrowly defeated Rep. Jack Kingston in a runoff vote.
For four weeks this summer, students at the University of Virginia will delve into one of the most sprawling and beloved literary sagas of all time: Nope, not Homer's Odyssey , but Martin's Game of Thrones .
Charlottesville, Virginia, is the happiest city in America, according to the study.
Young people who want to spend their college years to undergoing radical intellectual transformations do so typically through the study of liberal arts.
Nate AuYeung is leaving his Manchester home to spend two years at the University of Virginia as a campus missionary for the Fellowship of Catholic University Students.
One example: In a recent University of Virginia study , participants gave themselves electrical shocks instead of having to sit with their thoughts for 15 minutes.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 08:21 pm
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