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Liberty University's football stadium is empty as students were welcomed back to the university's campus, Tuesday March 24 , 2020, in Lynchburg, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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March 25, 2020 - 9:24 am
By SARAH RANKIN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Officials in Lynchburg, Virginia, said Tuesday they were fielding complaints about the hundreds of students who have returned from spring break to Liberty University, where President Jerry Falwell Jr. welcomed them back amid the new coronavirus...
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Jeff Katz
February 21, 2020 - 2:50 pm
Bernie Sanders has made clear that he wants to take your guns away no matter what. Watch the video below!
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Jeff Katz
February 20, 2020 - 1:17 pm
Virginia Democrats have pushed through a bill that would allow students living in the U.S. illegally to obtain in-state tuition. Read more below.
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Jeff Katz
November 26, 2019 - 6:41 pm
Students at the University of Notre Dame have demanded the school remove white authors from its curriculum in an effort to "decolonize" the university, according to The College Fix. A student activist group called "End Hate at ND" wants Notre Dame to re-evaluate its course curriculum because they...
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Jeff Katz
November 19, 2019 - 1:41 pm
Students at Grand Valley State University in Michigan voted to stop saying the Pledge of Allegiance at student government meetings over concerns that it might be discriminatory and oppressive to some people. According to The College Fix, the students voted to stop saying the Pledge at the meeting...
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September 30, 2019 - 10:50 am
A black female student claims that she was pinned down and had her dreadlocks cut off by three white male classmates at a private Christian school in Virginia, The Daily Mail reports. Amari Allen, 12, said that three white male students attacked her during recess at Immanuel Christian School in...
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June 03, 2019 - 3:04 pm
Washington, D.C. _ The Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia have announced a settlement agreement with Arlington Public Schools that will bolster English language services to the district’s approximately 5,000 students who...
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February 04, 2019 - 11:22 am
WILSON, N.C. (AP) — Dozens of athletes from a Virginia college were able to evacuate a charter bus before it exploded in North Carolina. News outlets cite a statement from Wilson County Emergency Management that says 41 track and field athletes from Hampton University were traveling home on...
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February 02, 2019 - 1:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Debate over the role of Christian schools surged after the appearance of an #ExposeChristianSchools hashtag on Twitter. It was introduced after news broke that Karen Pence, wife of Vice President Mike Pence, would be teaching at a Christian school in northern Virginia. The school...
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September 17, 2018 - 1:49 pm
By CARLA K. JOHNSON , AP Medical Writer A school-based survey shows nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students have used marijuana in electronic cigarettes, heightening health concerns about the new popularity of vaping among teens. E-cigarettes typically contain nicotine, but many of the battery-powered devices...
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