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Muslim Students Respond to SCOTUS Upholding Travel Ban

In the wake of the Supreme Court's decision Tuesday that President Trump has the authority to ban citizens from Muslim-majority nations from traveling to...
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Heyer’s Alleged Killer, James Fields, Charged with Hate Crimes

James Alex Fields, Jr. was charged with 30 federal hate crimes on Wednesday afternoon. He is accused of plowing his car into a crowd...
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Mendenhall Lands Jowon Briggs, Top-100 Football Recruit

Virginia football coach Bronco Mendenhall has secured the highest rated recruit of his career at UVa — Jowon Briggs, four-star defensive tackle from Cincinnati, Ohio....
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WUVA NOW: Murder at Days Inn

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGSv_lKriDo Today's WUVA NOW covers the shooting death at the Days Inn, UVa football's new recruits, and white supremacists returning to Charlottesville.

Devon Hall Drafted to NBA by Oklahoma City Thunder

Devon Hall, former guard for the Virginia men's basketball team, was drafted to the NBA by the Oklahoma City Thunder last night. Hall, 22,...

BREAKING: Northam Signs Bills in Response to Hannah Graham Murder

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGdVsbw85qo Virginia Governor Ralph Northam traveled to Charlottesville today to sign two pieces of public safety legislation in response to the 2014 murder of University student...
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Kessler gets approval for anniversary “Unite the Right” rally

The National Park Service has granted Jason Kessler, co-organizer of last year's deadly "Unite the Right" rally, initial approval to host a first-anniversary event...

Alum Martese Johnson Settles with Virginia ABC for $250K

Martese Johnson, a 2016 graduate of the University, has settled his lawsuit against the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) for $249,950. In March...
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WUVA NOW: Confederate Statue Court Case

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RqLEsSEOzgw Today's WUVA NOW takes a look at the latest alt-right conviction, and a court case that may hold city councilors personally liable for their...
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Prof Talk: “Liberals, You’re Not as Smart as You Think”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dccf2GmLRQQ Gerard Alexander, the author of "Liberals, You're Not as Smart as You Think," spoke to WUVA about his disregard for cultural appropriation, and the...

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TURBO: 3 Reasons Why UVA Football Will Improve… And 3 Reasons Why Maybe Not

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IytigvMKC4M In this special edition of TURBO we cover what UVA Football has going for them for next season, and some reasons explaining why they...
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Larry Sabato: The Crystal Ball…August Edition

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J9cut472rfc Want to know what will happen during the 2018 midterm elections? UVA's Larry Sabato gives us his projections.
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Vice Mayor Heather Hill: UVA Has a Lot of Work to Do

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gwhWjcDYrQ Following last weekend’s demonstrations commemorating the anniversary of the Unite the Right rally, WUVA News sat down with Charlottesville Vice Mayor Heather Hill to...