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January 18, 2019 - 4:16 pm
By JOEDY McCREARY , AP Sports Writer DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Top-ranked Duke hopes its team defense doesn't slip without point guard Tre Jones — for however long he's out. The Blue Devils were just getting back to playing the kind of tough man-to-man defense that had been their trademark after several...
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December 17, 2018 - 2:06 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A lawsuit seeking to stop the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from Charlottesville, Virginia, will now also cover the statue of another Confederate general, Stonewall Jackson. The Daily Progress reported Friday that Judge Richard E. Moore approved...
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November 20, 2018 - 6:09 pm
By AARON BEARD , AP Basketball Writer PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Virginia coach Tony Bennett knows his fourth-ranked Cavaliers have plenty of veteran talent back from a team that won the Atlantic Coast Conference championship and reached No. 1 nationally last year. Still, he's quick to note...
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November 17, 2018 - 11:36 am
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - The Virginia Tech football team could be playing the Thundering Herd of Marshall on December 1st at Lane Stadium, but only if they need the win to become bowl eligible. The Hokies are up against a wall when it comes to post season bowl eligibility. The team is currently 4-5...
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November 03, 2018 - 7:22 am
By HANK KURZ Jr. , AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Darrin Hall had already had a big night against a team that game-planned to stop him when he put a dazzling cap on it. Hall ran for 229 yards and three touchdowns, the last a 75-yard burst one play after Virginia had awakened it fans...
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September 18, 2018 - 1:58 pm
By GENE JOHNSON and JULIE WATSON , Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have long had trouble obtaining the drug for medical...
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August 11, 2018 - 1:21 pm
Charlottesville, Va. (wrva.com) - The University of Virginia held a rememberance breakfast Saturday morning, as anniversary events got underway a year after the deadly Unite the Right rally. New Uva President Jim Ryan apologized for the pain caused to the UVA community by last year's events,...
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August 11, 2018 - 12:49 pm
Charlottesville, VA (wrva.com) - The city of Charlottesville has announced several additional road closures for Saturday night. The closures, according to the city, are due in part to allow for safe pedestrian traffic, as there is a rally planned at the Thomas Jefferson statue at UVA this evening...
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July 24, 2018 - 4:25 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - UVA Grad Jason Kessler has withdrawn his request for a permit to hold a “Unite The Right 2” rally in the City of Charlottesville over the Weekend of August 11th & 12th. Kessler was not present when the hearing started. The Judge told Kessler’s lawyers to find their client...
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July 23, 2018 - 4:47 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Clemson is once again the favorite to win another Atlantic Coast Conference title. In voting results released Monday, the Tigers were the pick to win the league and the Atlantic Division, while Miami was selected as the favorite to win the Coastal Division. Clemson won its...
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