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  1. At U-Va., a price hike for some will fund a price cut for othersRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Washington Post

    For Virginians in financial need, leaders of the state's flagship university just approved what amounts to a cut of up to $10,000 in the price of a bachelor's degree. To engineer this feat, the University of Virginia will raise annual tuition an extra $1,000 for in-state students beginning at Charlottesville this year.

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  2. President Obama intends to nominate Atul Keshap as Ambassador to Sri Lanka and MaldivesRead the original story

    30 min ago | Colombo Page

    ... cal Affairs from 2002 to 2003. Originally from Charlottesville, Virginia, Keshap is a graduate of the University of Virginia, where he received his Bachelor's and Master's degrees.

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  3. Green Dot Sexual Assault Prevention Program Kicks Off at UVARead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | NBC29

    A new sexual assault prevention program called Green Dot just kicked off at the University of Virginia. As a result hundreds of people are walking around Charlottesville wearing green dots.

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  4. Hearing for black Virginia student bloodied in arrest postponedRead the original story

    42 min ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    A court hearing that had been scheduled for Thursday for a black University of Virginia student bloodied in an arrest by police has been postponed for two months, court records showed. The hearing for student Martese Johnson, 20, in Charlottesville General District Court was rescheduled for May 28, the filings showed.

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  5. The financial lessons of 'Game of Thrones'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Canada Online Explorer

    ... "It is absolutely the power behind the throne," says Lisa Woolfork, an associate professor at the University of Virginia who teaches a course on Game of Thrones. "When you are in deep debt to the Iron Bank, it can weaken your hold on the throne. And ...

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  6. UVA Students Call for Governor to Limit Alcohol Beverage Control Officers' PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Essence Magazine

    A group of University of Virginia students are demanding that the state government strip Alcoholic Beverage Control agents of their power to arrest people. Their request comes less than two weeks after ABC agents were caught on camera violently arresting UVA junior Martese Johnson outside of a local bar.

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  7. Case Continued For Chicago Man In Bloody Arrest In VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    University of Virginia student Martese Johnson and his lawyer, Daniel Watkins walk to the Charlottesville District Court before Johnson's hearing on March 26, 2015 in Charlottesville, Virginia. Johnson, a Chicago resident, was arrested by Virginia's Alcoholic Beverage Control agents on March 18. Video in which Johnson appears bloodied, went viral after his arrest.

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  8. UVA Student Martese Johnson Makes First Court AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    (CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) - University of Virginia student Martese Johnson entered no plea Thursday to charges stemming from his bloody arrest last week. Johnson was expected to enter a not guilty plea, but the prosecution asked for a continuance so the ...

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  9. UVA student Martese Johnson appears in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The case of University of Virginia student Martese Johnson, whose arrest by Alcoholic Beverage Control agents went viral, has been continued until May. UVA student Martese Johnson appears in court The case of University of Virginia student Martese Johnson, whose arrest by Alcoholic Beverage Control agents went viral, has been continued until May. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1bxPzhi The case of University of Virginia student Martese Johnson, whose arrest by Alcoholic Beverage Control agents went viral, has been continued until May.

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  10. Talk of Campus "Rape Culture" is, Basically, Unscientific Hate...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Instapundit.com

    Campus rape is a serious problem. But while public attention is focused on students carrying mattresses and the discredited Rolling Stone report about rape at the University of Virginia, the fact is that sexual assault is more common off campus than on.

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  11. Judge postpones hearing in black student's bloody arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WHAS11

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - A black University of Virginia student denied admission to a restaurant last week and dragged to the ground soon afterward by Judge postpones hearing in black student's bloody arrest CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.

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  12. 1 Charge Dropped Against Suspect in Hannah Graham CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Our opinions are unbiased and unfiltered, and we never hold back. But the most important voice in D.C. sports is yoursa that's why our phone [] All News 99.1 WNEW Latest News Headlines Click Here News Tips Desk@wnew.com Questions/Comments Feedback@WNEW.com - Radio & Web Listen To WNEW Stream 99.1 FM Audio on Demand Special Programming Connect with WNEW Facebook.com/WNEWNews Twitter: @WNEW WNEW 'On the Go' [] CBS Sports Radio 1580 CONNECT WITH CBS SPORTS RADIO Listen Live Click Here Latest Sports News & Blogs Click Here Follow The CBS Sports Radio Facebook.com/CBSSportsRadio Twitter: @CBSSportsRadio Contact Studio: 1-855-212-4CBS Email: CNKinard@cbs.com Address 4200 Parliament Place Lanham, MD [] Police charged Jesse Matthew Jr. with abduction in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

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  13. Va. gov. wants ABC to focus on licensing, barsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Thursday he is concerned prospective students and their families could be scared away from applying to the University of Virginia after a series of incidents, including the recent arrest of a black student by ABC officers. McAuliffe has issued executive orders requiring new training for Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control officers and started an investigation that could lead to other changes after Martese Johnson's arrest.

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  14. Toronto man who kidnapped, sexually assaulted young girl sentenced to seven yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... has found no evidence to support a discredited Rolling Stone story about a gang rape at a University of Virginia fraternity. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Former British pop singer Gary Glitter, 70, has been sentenced to 16 years in prison ...

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  15. On-air Gov. McAuliffe historically vetoes 'unconstitutional' redistricting billRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    The arrest of University of Virginia student Martese Johnson, and subsequent executive order detailing changes to the arresting agency, was just one of the topics Governor Terry McAuliffe discussed this morning on WRVA's "Ask the Governor" radio program. He also discussed the controversial gas pipeline, the state budget, pay raises for state workers and teachers and he made history by vetoing bills on air.

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  16. 1 charged dropped against suspect in U.Va. slayingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | NBC29

    One charge filed against the suspect in the slaying of a University of Virginia student has been dropped in Charlottesville because the same charge is being pursued in Albemarle County, where the woman's body was found. Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. appeared by way of video feed into Charlottesville General District Court on Thursday as a charge of abduction with intent to defile was dropped.

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  17. "Downton Abbey" Will End After Next SeasonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    University of Virginia student Martese Johnson entered no plea Thursday to charges stemming from his bloody arrest last week.Johnson was expected to ... -- The third American victim who died in the Germanwings plane crash has been identified as Robert Oliver.Oliver, 37, was an American citizen born in Barcelona, S... ARLINGTON, VA - The National Milk Producers Federation today praised the introduction of legislation in the House of Representatives that would establish federal standards f... A number of area student-athletes have been honored by winning Winter 2015 Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association Academic All-State Awards.

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  18. Facebook Reveals Plan for Unmanned Internet AirplanesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    University of Virginia student Martese Johnson entered no plea Thursday to charges stemming from his bloody arrest last week.Johnson was expected to ... -- The third American victim who died in the Germanwings plane crash has been identified as Robert Oliver.Oliver, 37, was an American citizen born in Barcelona, S... ARLINGTON, VA - The National Milk Producers Federation today praised the introduction of legislation in the House of Representatives that would establish federal standards f... A number of area student-athletes have been honored by winning Winter 2015 Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association Academic All-State Awards.

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  19. Where growth went: How different cities answered America's urban reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bike Portland

    ... different things have gone down in different U.S. cities. A fascinating new website from the University of Virginia gives us a new way of looking at exactly that. The chart above shows Portland at two key moments in American urban life: the orange ...

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  20. Case continued for U.Va. student in bloody arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Virginia student Martese Johnson, left, listens as his lawyer Daniel Waktins, right, makes a statement during a press conference Thursday, March 19, 2015, on the Downtown Mall in Charlottesville, Va. In a show of solidarity, supporters crowded into a courtroom Thursday as a University of Virginia student made his first court appearance after a bloody arrest outside a bar that sparked a police investigation.

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