Virginia Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. UVA President has a request for new UVA parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    As the University of Virginia begins a new academic year, President Teresa Sullivan had a request Saturday for the parents of first-year students. Sullivan is hoping these new Wahoo moms and dads can convince their kids to steer clear of a late summer block party near the UVA Corner.

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  2. Trump Applauds Boston Protesters for a Speaking Out Against Bigotry and HateaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... police officers, he added. The rally, which was planned before racially motivated protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned deadly last week, took place amid a heated national debate about racism and the future of Confederate monuments - but the ...

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  3. The Fray: Congressman Faso condemns white supremacists, declares US leaders 'must reject hate groups'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    Rep. John Faso issued a statement on Monday specifically condemning the white supremacist groups involved in violent clashes in Virginia last weekend, after a barrage of criticism of President Trump for blaming “hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides,” instead of singling out obviously repugnant participants.

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  4. Charlottesville tragedy sparks civil rights memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... https://usat.ly/2wi98bP For many who fought in the civil rights movement, the tragedy in Charlottesville, Virginia, has reopened wounds and raised questions about a nation they thought they knew. Myrlie Evers speaks at the ceremony remembering the ...

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  5. Steve Bannon, basically: Trump's campaign was a fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Canberra Times

    ... to the streets on Saturday in Boston to protest hate speech, a week after a woman was killed in Charlottesville, Virginia. Monsoon-triggered floods in Northern India, Nepal and Bangladesh have affected more than 11 million people, with India's ...

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  6. Colleges grappling with balancing free speech, campus safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    When Carl Valentine dropped off his daughter, Malia, at the University of Virginia, he had some important advice for the college freshman: Don't forget that you are a minority. Students walks past a quote in chalk credited to Nelson Mandela at the University of Virginia, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, in Charlottesville, Va., a week after a white nationalist rally took place on campus.

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  7. The Latest: 27 arrests at rallies; Trump applauds peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... distanced themselves from the neo-Nazis, white supremacists and others who fomented violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Aug. 12. Boston's rally is the first potentially large and racially charged gathering in a major U.S. city since a car ...

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  8. Letter: True bravery comes during onea s life, not deathRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    There is no more appropriate city in America to prompt a discussion of racial issues in America than Charlottesville. I lived there for four years while attending the University of Virginia.

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  9. 'Blatant Smear': Trump Attacks Boston Anti-Racism Demonstrators as 'Anti-Police Agitators'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... there were many "very fine people" in attendance at the white supremacist rally that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend, President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to launch an attack on the thousands of anti-racist ...

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  10. Anti-Pipeline Groups Hold Third Annual Hands Across our Land ProtestRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NBC29

    People who oppose the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline are calling on lawmakers to stop the pipeline from crossing the Appalachian Trail in Central Virginia. "This is not a place for a pipeline, this is a place for tourism, recreation, a place where people go for peace and quiet," said Jennifer Lewis, president of Friends of Augusta.

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  11. Sunday shows preview: Va. lawmakers discuss Charlottesville aftermathRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... ask yourself, where does it stop?" he said. The discussion over last week's events is likely to continue Sunday, as Virginia lawmakers take to Washington's Sunday talkshow circuit to offer their perspective on the racially-heated atmosphere felt ...

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  12. DISGUST! CNN Normalizes ANTIFA Hatred: Leftists 'Seek Peace Through Violence'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Right Wing News

    ... achieve peace. "On the morning of Donald Trump's inauguration, Keval Bhatt hunted through a closet in his parents' Virginia home for the darkest clothes he could find," CNN reports . "The 19-year-old didn't own much in black, the color he knew his ...

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  13. After Charlottesville, students worry about safety on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    As classes begin in colleges and universities across their country, parents are wondering if campuses are safe following last week's violent white nationalist protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. At the University of Virginia, President Teresa Sullivan welcomed "every person of every race, every gender, every national origin, every religious belief, every orientation and every other human variation."

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  14. President Trump's very bad week with business: A timelineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... the pushback Trump got from business came because of his response to the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend. It was that kind of week. It's understandable if you lost track. Here's how it all went down. -8 a.m. ET: Merck CEO ...

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  15. Justice secures federal disaster declaration for WVRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... J. Trump has granted a request from Governor Jim Justice and issued a disaster declaration to help areas of West Virginia hit by the July 28-29 severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides. The declaration approves federal assistance to ...

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  16. GOP doubts and anxieties about Trump burst into the openRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... has the self-discipline and capability to govern successfully. Eric Cantor, the former House majority leader from Virginia, said Republicans signaled this week that Trump's handling of the Charlottesville protests was "beyond just a distraction." ...

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  17. 'Free speech' rally ends early as thousands of counter-protesters descend on Boston CommonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... neo-Nazis, white supremacists, and Klan members left dozens injured and one woman dead in Charlottesville, Virginia after a neo-Nazi plowed his car into a crowd of counter-protesters. In anticipation of potential violence, city officials corralled ...

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  18. Inmate still on run; officials issue stern warning to anyone who may be helping suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    Officers from Pittsylvania, Halifax, Henry, Campbell counties and Virginia State Police search around a residence to find James Jones after he escaped Pittsylvania County Jail in Chatham, Virginia around 6:30 a.m. Friday.

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  19. Protesters oppose Trump on final weekend in BedminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Courier News

    ... and holding a sign that read "Fine People" in reference to Trump's comments in the wake of the Charlottesville, Virginia, rally that turned violent last week. "A lot of it is to just keep our voices there and keep speaking out," Girvan said of the ...

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  20. Funeral service for Lieutenant H. Jay CullenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... feels as if it is relo RICHMOND, Va. (AP/WRIC) - Hundreds of mourners gathered Saturday for the funeral of a Virginia state trooper who died in the fatal crash of a helicopter that had been monitoring a violent, white nationalist protest in ...

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