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  1. Sweet Briar College closure faces Supreme Court of Va. testRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    FILE This Wednesday May 13, 2015 file photo show graduating seniors at Sweet Briar college participate on the tradition Senior ride on the quad at the school in Sweet Briar, Va. The senior ride is a tradition where seniors are allowed to ride horses on school grounds.

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  2. Rolling Stone rape story draws suit from university deanRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | SFGate

    Rolling Stone magazine was forced to retract a story in which a woman claimed she was raped by seven men at the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity house at the University of Virginia in 2012. RICHMOND, Va.

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  3. U.Va. dean sues Rolling Stone over debunked gang rape storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | SFGate

    Columbia Journalism School Dean Steve Coll answers a question during a news conference to discuss findings of a report conducted at the Columbia School of Journalism surrounding Rolling Stone magazine's expose of what it called a culture of sex assaults at the University of Virginia, Monday, April 6, 2015, in New York. Rolling Stone has officially retracted the story.

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  4. Giants' pitching matchups, May 10-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | SFGate

    Famine or feast: After ending a 15-game losing streak, the Giants' Double-A affiliate in Richmond, Va., had won five in a row heading into Saturday's game.

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  5. Starboard Value says it bought 4M shares of Brink'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | SFGate

    Activist investment firm Starboard Value says it bought an 8.2 percent stake in armored car company Brink's, and it called the stock undervalued. Starboard Value disclosed ownership of almost 4 million shares in a form filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday.

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  6. Wife of ex-Virginia governor: Corruption trial was unfairRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | SFGate

    File-This Aug. 6, 2014, file photo shows former first lady Maureen McDonnell heading into the federal courthouse in Richmond, Va. The former Virginia first lady's legal team said in court filings Monday, April 20, 2015, that her convictions on several public corruption charges are based on an overly broad definition of bribery and that she did not receive a fair trial owing to mistakes by the presiding federal judge.

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  7. Virginia alcohol agency's arrest powers under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | SFGate

    In this March 19, 2015 file photo, Lawyer Daniel Watkins, right, stands with UVa student Martese Johnson, center, his mother Dychea and his brother Michael, left, before making a statement at a news conference in Charlottesville, Va. In a show of solidarity, supporters crowded into a courtroom April 16 as Johnson made his first court appearance after a bloody arrest outside a bar that sparked a police investigation.

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  8. 3 Bay Area concerts to check out, April 16-19Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | SFGate

    DakhaBrakha combines haunting three-part polyphonic vocal harmonies straight out of the Ukrainian countryside with an international array of rhythms. A quartet of three wedding-dress-clad women in towering wool hats and a man who's a self-taught musicologist and multi-instrumentalist, the band evolved out of Kiev's radical Dakh Theater about a decade ago.

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  9. FDA panel wary of dropping warnings from tobacco pouchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | SFGate

    Government health advisers have serious reservations about a proposal by Swedish Match to market its smokeless tobacco pouches as less harmful than cigarettes and other tobacco products. The company is seeking Food and Drug Administration permission to remove or revise several warning labels on the pouches, called snus.

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  10. Gwar frontman's dad sues bandmates over alleged stolen ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | SFGate

    The father of late Gwar frontman Dave Brockie has accused his son's bandmates of stealing the rocker's ashes. William Brockie, who is the administrator of his son's estate, alleges the dead singer's pals have stolen instruments, artwork and even his cremated remains in a new lawsuit.

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  11. Report cites multiple failures in Rolling Stone rape articleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | SFGate

    Students participating in rush pass by the Phi Kappa Psi house at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., in this Jan. 15, 2015 file photo. Now the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism is about to explain how it all went so wrong.

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  12. Journalism school to release review of Rolling Stone articleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | SFGate

    Students participating in rush pass by the Phi Kappa Psi house at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., in this Jan. 15, 2015 file photo. Now the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism is about to explain how it all went so wrong.

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  13. Dominion Resources CEO Farrell made $17.3M in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | SFGate

    Energy provider Dominion Resources Inc. awarded its CEO a pay package valued at $17.3 million in fiscal 2014, up 59 percent from the previous year, according to an Associated Press analysis of a regulatory filing. The compensation package from Thomas Farrell II came in a year when the Richmond, Va.-based company's net income fell nearly 23 percent to $1.3 billion compared with $1.7 billion a year ago.

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  14. Court hears appeal in terror-related custody disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | SFGate

    This undated handout image provided by the United States Marshals Service shows Zachary Chesser. When Chesser tried to travel to Somalia to join the terror group al-Shabab, he took his infant son with him, hoping that flying with a baby would make him look less suspicious.

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  15. Payday lenders to face new regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | SFGate

    Payday lenders are facing new federal regulations aimed at preventing low-income borrowers from being buried by high fees and rising debt loads. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will unveil a set of proposed rules on Thursday.

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  16. Supreme Court reinstates UPS worker's pregnancy bias suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | SFGate

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday revived a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit against United Parcel Service, saying that lower courts had used the wrong standard to determine whether the company had discriminated against one of its drivers. The case concerned Peggy Young , a UPS worker whose doctor recommended that she avoid lifting anything heavy after she became pregnant.

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  17. U.Va. arrest raises questions about agency's powersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | SFGate

    In this photo provided by Bryan Beaubrun, Martese Johnson is held down by an officer Wednesday, March 18, 2015, in Charlottesville, Va. Court records show that Johnson was charged with obstruction of justice without force and public swearing or intoxication.

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  18. Artifacts from Lincoln assassination displayed at Ford's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | SFGate

    Beyond his famous words, the tangible artifacts President Abraham Lincoln left behind after his assassination were scattered for decades, kept in family collections and by the government and museums from Washington to Chicago. Now for the first time since April 1865, curators have brought together most of the artifacts from the night the 16th president was shot at Ford's Theatre just blocks from the White House.

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  19. '60 Minutes' airs troubling report detailing major problems at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | SFGate

    The report said that Lumber Liquidators is selling laminate flooring made in China with levels of formaldehyde higher than currently allowed under California law. Formaldehyde is a known carcinogen that "60 Minutes" says can cause myeloid leukemia and nasopharyngeal cancer at high levels, and respiratory issues as well as eye nose and throat irritation at low levels.

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  20. Young girl's story may lead Idaho to approve marijuana oilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | SFGate

    Alexis Carey, left, 10, sits with her mother Clare Carey, center, and her sister Alanis Carey, right, 5, on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Boise, Idaho. Alexis has a rare form of epilepsy, however, her family is hoping the Idaho Legislature will decriminalize marijuana extract oil to help reduce her seizures.

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