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North Carolina Passes Anti-LGBT Law

Last week, Republicans in the North Carolina state legislature overturned a Charlotte city ordinance that barred discrimination against LGBT people in creating transgender accommodation...

The Oldest Man on the MV World Odyssey Shows No Signs of Slowing Down

He looks out over the open water, takes the pack of cigarettes out of the front pocket of his Hawaiian-printed shirt, and pulls one...

Climate Action Society Hosts Renewable Energy Panel

The Climate Action Society (CAS) hosted a panel Wednesday night to discuss renewable energy. Speakers included Mechanical Engineering professor, Eric Loth, members from the...

Charlottesville Ten Miler Holds 41st Annual Race

On Saturday, the Charlottesville Ten Miler celebrated its 41st race.  Since its inception in 1976, the race has supported a different local nonprofit every year....

James Franco Visit Cancelled

The President’s Speaker Series for Arts has been cancelled due to an unforeseen scheduling conflict. The April 17th event was supposed to feature prominent...

Supporters and Protesters Rally, Voice Opinions on Charlottesville’s Robert E. Lee Statue

On Tuesday morning, Charlottesville Vice Mayor Wes Bellamy held a press conference in Lee Park asking City Council to remove a statue of Confederate...
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Terror in Brussels

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Meals on Wheels Kicks Off March for Meals

Meals on Wheels, a Charlottesville non-profit organization that delivers meals to senior citizens in need, is kicking off its month-long March for Meals Campaign....

UVa Professors Weigh In On Ankara Bombing

On Sunday, a suicide bomber in Turkey's capital, Ankara, killed 37 people and injured 125. The Kurdistan Freedom Falcons. a left-wing militant group based in...

North Korea Sentences Otto Warmbier to 15 Years Hard Labor

On Tuesday, North Korea’s highest court sentenced UVa Third Year Otto Warmbier to 15 years hard labor after he allegedly attempted to steal a...

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NOW: UVA Breakthrough in Alzheimers Research

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NlwaL_aXIfk&ab_channel=WUVANEWS Eshaan Sarup discusses the latest developments in Alzheimers research conducted by Jonathan Kipnis, the chair...
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Breaking Wake: UVA Dismantles the Demon Deacons

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONxGKCbqtG4&ab_channel=WUVASPORTS Coming off a disappointing loss to Duke, UVA Basketball thrashed Wake Forest, going up 25-3 before...

UVA’s Danielle Collins Thrilling Ride at the Australian Open

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLiqeDDASIw UVA Grad and tennis standout Danielle Collins has taken the Australian Open by storm. In a...