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  1. Cigarette on couch porch believed to have started house fire that displaced 6 W&L studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A fire that destroyed the off-campus home of six Washington and Lee University students apparently started when a discarded cigarette ignited a couch, authorities said Friday.


  2. Your guide to the most contentious parts of the GOP health-care planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events House Speaker Paul Ryan speaks to the media about the American Health Care Act. Is the Republican health-care plan a return to freedom or a watered-down version of Obamacare? Will Republicans placate their base with a major legislative achievement, or will this be the party's undoing for a generation of voters? We've published the most incisive arguments from health experts and our columnists in the two weeks since Republicans unveiled this bill.


  3. GOP Resurrects A Bill From 2003 To Help Small Firms Buy Health InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | WGBH

    In a bid to improve the health insurance purchasing clout of small businesses, Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives dusted off a piece of controversial legislation more than a decade old and passed it this week as part of their effort to remake the market after they throw out the Affordable Care Act. The bill, the Small Business Health Fairness Act of 2017 , had the support of 232 Republicans and 4 Democrats.


  4. Here are the essential benefits that conservatives want scrapped in Obamacare repealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    Terry Brewster, a construction worker, visits his primary care physician, Dr. Paul Cohen, MD at Little River Medical Center in Little River, S.C., in June 2015. Brewster, dealing with high blood pressure and arthritis, has marketplace coverage under the Affordable Care Act which covers ten essential health benefits.


  5. Last minute push for and against repealing ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Taylor declared his intentions just hours after he and other GOP lawmakers met privately on Capitol Hill to hear President Donald Trump's aggressive push for their votes. "So I believe we can pass it", he said .


  6. UMW among best schools for student loan debt repaymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

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  7. Goodlatte Betrays His ConstituentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... would plummet. I would no longer be able to continue to have health insurance. Timothy Jost of Washington & Lee University wrote an op-ed that said the effect of the "reform" will be to transfer immense wealth from poor and vulnerable Americans to ...


  8. Trumpcare could make shopping for insurance a lot more complicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes. But... At his Senate confirmation hearing, Attorney General Jeff Sessions lied under oath that he had never had contact with the... As goes Obamacare, so goes the measures it took to make understanding and shopping for health insurance just a little bit easier.


  9. New Nigerian Novelist Speaking at Williams' 228th CommencementMarch 15, 2017 | 03:59PM0 CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | IBerkshires

    Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Nigerian writer and recipient of a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship, will be the principal speaker at Williams College's 228th commencement exercise on Sunday, June 4. The day before, former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins will be the baccalaureate speaker. Both will receive honorary degrees at commencement, as will former Williams College provost and current president of Washington and Lee University Will Dudley; public health and environmental advocate Gina McCarthy; and Gavin A. Schmidt, the director of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies.


  10. Sheridan Livery Inn and Restaurant to Open This SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | PR Log

    LEXINGTON, Va. - March 14, 2017 - PRLog -- Taylor Hospitality - an Up to Par Management Company, announced today The Sheridan Livery Inn & Restaurant, located in historic downtown Lexington, Va., will officially launch under the brand on Wednesday, March 29. Located on Main Street Lexington in a historic building dating back to 1887, the Sheridan Livery is the newest property under the Taylor Hospitality - UTP umbrella.The boutique hotel's rooms, suites, restaurant, and special event areas have been renovated with thoughtful design that blends modern amenities with the historic architecture.


  11. Trade Names: Glav & Holmes Architecture making its mark on VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    H. Randolph Holmes Jr. , Lori Garrett and Jeanne LeFever, owners of Glave & Holmes Architecture in Richmond, employ 60 at their firm. Lori Garrett, Jeanne LeFever and H. Randolph Holmes Jr., owners of Glave & Holmes Architecture pose for a portrait outside their office on Friday March 3, 2017.


  12. Pat Robertson Fast FactsRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    Education: Washington and Lee University, B.A., 1950; Yale University, J.D., 1955; New York Theological Seminary, M.Div., 1959 "The 700 Club" is the flagship program of the Christian Broadcasting Network. The "700" refers to an early fundraising goal set by Robertson for a telethon on the show.


  13. Home of the Week: Restful Annapolis abode of Justin and Andrea CuniffRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Hometown Annapolis

    ... friends. Later, he headed north to attend Boston College ; she earned her Bachelor's degree at Washington & Lee University. They arrived at graduate school, University of Maryland at Baltimore, at the same time. He was earning his law degree, she ...


  14. College Baseball: Home is where Ferrum finally playsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Franklin News-Post

    Ferrum College freshman outfielder Grey Sherfey dives back to the third-base bag just before an overthrow to the base allows him to get to his feet and score a run for the Panthers in Wednesday's 6-5 non-conference baseball victory over Emory & Henry College. Ferrum College righthander Jacob Holland, one of four pitchers employed by the Panthers in their 2017 home opener Wednesday, delivers a strike to the plate.


  15. Are free returns a good way to drive online sales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Retailwire.com

    Through a special arrangement, presented here for discussion is a summary of a current article from Return Logic's blog. They didn't invent it, but Zappos is widely credited with using a free product return policy to drive online sales.


  16. President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Administration PostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | The White House

    "These dedicated men and women will help me and the rest of the Administration as we continue our work to make America great again. I am grateful for their willingness to serve and honored that they will be joining my team," President Trump said.


  17. An exclusive look at PBS's 'Patsy Cline: American Masters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events The folks at PBS have been kind enough to let me share a sneak peek of "Patsy Cline: American Masters," which for those of us in Washington premieres on Sunday, March 12, at 4:30 p.m., airs again on the same day at 7:30 p.m. and March 14 at 10 p.m. and is available on PBS Passport. Cline learned to sing by listening to big-band singers who performed at Washington and Lee University, where her father worked maintaining the school's boilers.


  18. Angela Lynn challenging 25th District Delegate Steve LandesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... lynn, pipeline, staunton, steve landes Story 2017 WINA - Images 2017 WINA A Washington & Lee University health law expert calls the House proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act great news for the rich, healthy person... and bad ...


  19. Ex-ABA president to speak at ElonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ELON - Robert J. Grey Jr., retired senior counsel from the Virginia office of Hunton & Williams and current president of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity, will deliver the commencement address for the Elon University School of Law on May 20. Grey graduated with a bachelor's degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1973 before getting his law degree from Washington & Lee University School of Law in 1976. He was the first African-American to be an officer of the American Bar Association, serving as chair of the House of Delegates.


  20. 2017 High Cotton winners adapt their operations to achieve successRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Southwest Farm Press

    ... a mainstay of their operation. The elder Seward took a slight detour after graduating from Washington & Lee University in 1970, spending two years in the Army before returning to the farm. During his military tour, he became a systems analyst, which ...