Articles tagged with: Virginia

23 March 2015

UVA: no evidence of rape

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Charlottesville, Va. --- (NBC News)  More than two years after an alleged gang rape on the University of Virginia campus and almost five months after a controversial report on the accusations spark ...

11 March 2015

Photographer defends photo online critics claim desecrates flag

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Virginia -- A Virginia photographer is speaking out against critics saying she desecrated an American Flag in a photo that she posted on Facebook. Vanessa Hicks took a photo showing a baby resting i ...

23 February 2015

FBI searching for "Black Hat Bandits"

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Wash. --- The FBI is offering a reward of up to $30,000 to help them catch a pair of DC area bank robbers dubbed "The Black Hat Bandits".The crew of at least two men, sporting black hats, fake beard ...

24 November 2014

UVA suspends fraternities after rape report

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Charlottesville, Va. --- The University of Virginia has suspended all fraternities on campus until January, as allegations surface of gang-rapes at frat parties. University President Teresa Sullivan ...

28 October 2014

Private spaceship bound for space station explodes on launch

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Island, Va. --- (NBC News) A private spaceship bound for the International Space Station exploded shortly after launch on Tuesday. Orbital Sciences' unmanned Cygnus spacecraft exploded as it blaste ...

06 October 2014

Marriage bans fall

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(NBC News)  The United States Supreme Court has refused to hear cases from five states which were seeking a same-sex marriage ban.That means same-sex couples can now get married in Indiana, Oklahom ...

23 September 2014

Teacher accused of biting toddler

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Prince William County, Va. --- A teacher at a Goddard School location in Prince William County, Virginia, was arrested along with the center's owner following allegations that the teacher bit a todd ...

18 September 2014

Text detector in the making

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Va. --- Texting drivers beware; a Virginia company is working on a police radar that can detect when a driver is texting.Comsonic says the device picks up radio frequencies emitted from a cell phone ...

20 August 2014

Caught on cam: air mail?

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Atlanta, Ga. --- (WXIA)  An Atlanta, Georgia mail carrier is facing disciplinary action after being caught tossing a fragile package onto a balcony.The cameras show the mail carrier stopping part w ...

10 July 2014

Police drop plan to take graphic photos of teen as evidence in sexting case

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Va. --- (NBC News) Police say that they will no longer be pursuing efforts to take sexually explicit photos of the Virginia teen accused in a sexting case.Prosecutors in Prince William County had to ...