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  1. Is Multitasking Multi-Deadly?Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Magic City Morning Star

    ... mind, the plague of our modern society. Multitasking is so pervasive that a recent study from the University of Virginia found that most people would rather experience mild electric shock than be left alone, without tasks, for fifteen minutes. For ...

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  2. New App Turns Normal Cars into Taxis in CharlottesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WCAV

    ... this." Naseh has a wife and four sons to support. He has not had work since he lost his job at the University of Virginia Health System. But his first night as an Uber driver was quite productive. He gave three rides in a couple hours, and he said ...

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  3. Paul B. Farrell: 7 reasons women will lead the new world orderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... ancient male brain is in panic mode. Yes, history is changing, fast: There were only four women in my University of Virginia Law School graduating class. Now it would be half women. Same with other professions. So here's how we see the single ...

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  4. Crystal Ball says Ohio governor's race is doneRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... most comprehensive source for news. When news breaks -- anywhere, anytime -- BBC is there. The University of Virginia's Crystal Ball is the latest political prognosticator to declare Ohio's governor's race is virtually over. It's putting incumbent ...

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  5. Crews Prep Football Field for UVA's 1st GameRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC29

    It's time to gear up for game day in Charlottesville. Thursday, field maintenance crews at the University of Virginia painted the football field in Scott Stadium.

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  6. Uber expands in VirginiaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Virginia Business

    ... company is now available in Blacksburg, home to Virginia Tech, and Charlottesville, where the University of Virginia is located. Earlier this month, Virginia came up with a temporary agreement that allows Uber and Lyft (another San Francisco-based ...

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  7. Kansas Senate race may not be sure GOP winRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Larry Sabato, director of the Center for Politics at the University of Virginia , moved the race from "safe Republican" to "likely Republican," and a new poll showed incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kansas, leading the field, but with 37 percent.

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  8. U-Va. spells out which employees must relay reports of sex assault to university officialsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The University of Virginia will require most faculty and staff to report possible sexual misconduct they learn about from students, even if the students request confidentiality, under a policy announced this week.

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  9. Traffic Reminders: Women's Four Miler, First UVa Football Game SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WCAV

    ... UVA home football game is kicks off at noon. Police say to expect delays around Scott Stadium and the University of Virginia around the time of the game. The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and ...

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  10. Should you believe winter forecasts issued in August? Probably not.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... as the Washington Post's Weather Editor. He earned BA and MS degrees in atmospheric science from the University of Virginia and University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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  11. National fraternity organization to study hazing, alcohol, sexual violenceRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | University Business

    ... State University, will lead a group studying alcohol use within fraternity culture; Allen Groves, University of Virginia dean of students, will lead a group studying sexual violence and abuse prevention; and Dr. Walter Kimbrough, president of ...

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  12. What Speakers Should Do On VacationRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... in literature and rhetoric, I spent a number of years teaching Shakespeare and Public Speaking at the University of Virginia, Lehigh University, and Princeton University. I first started writing speeches for Virginia Governor Charles S. Robb and ...

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  13. UVA Enters 20-Year Agreement with Aramark as Food ProviderRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NBC29

    The University of Virginia announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Aramark to continue to provide comprehensive dining services across Grounds.

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  14. UCLA Football @ UVA: Watch Parties and Bruin Gatherings in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bruins Nation

    UCLA Football is finally here. The Bruins kick-off their season Saturday, August 30 in Charlottesville taking on the University of Virginia Cavaliers .

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  15. Billikens Open Season Against Tulsa, Virginia TechRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Saint Louis Billikens

    ... fifth season as the Billikens' head coach. He was hired in March 2010 after an 11-year stint at the University of Virginia, where he served as associate head coach for the 2009 NCAA national champion Cavaliers. McGinty's four-year career coaching ...

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  16. Is Obama dragging Democratic Party down?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... chance of capturing the Senate. The Washington Post "Election Lab" puts that figure at 58 percent. University of Virginia professor Larry Sabato's "Crystal Ball" rates the most likely Senate outcome a Republican gain of six or seven seats, giving ...

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  17. 7 days to Packers football: Don 'Majik Man' MajkowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | LombardiAve

    ... the field, but walked with a cocky swagger on it. He separated his shoulder in his senior year at the University of Virginia and slipped off most teams' draft lists. The Packers picked him in the tenth round of the 1987 draft and he even started ...

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  18. After Rotherham, should it be mandatory to report abuse fears?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The First Post

    ... of incidents or suspicions. But for others in the US, this is not the answer. Thomas L Hafemeister, a University of Virginia School of Law academic told Washington Lawyer: "The concern is that if everyone is a mandatory reporter, and if we get the ...

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  19. Drone use on farms: What are the laws?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Logan County Herald

    ... An example is the $10,000 fine levied against a man who was hired to fly a drone aircraft over the University of Virginia in 2011. The FAA levied the fine against the man for making the "commercial" flight without FAA approval. The fine was later ...

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  20. Republicans will likely win in November, but no signs of a waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... by the race rating experts. Most of those are Democratic seats, but Republicans won't win them all. University of Virginia professor Larry Sabato predicts up to an eight-seat gain for the House GOP, but others, including Rothenberg Political Report ...

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