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UVA Tops VT In Commonwealth Clash

UVA defeated Virginia Tech in the Commonwealth Clash, sponsored by Virginia529.

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UVA Drops Doubleheader To Wolfpack

The UVA baseball team dropped both games of a Sunday doubleheader at N.C. State.

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Bruce Jenner: ‘I am a woman’

The retired Olympic champion confirmed long-running speculation suggesting he is transitioning from male to female.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here is a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look back on some of the best plays and biggest shots of the week.

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Rose to attend All-Star game

The disgraced former MLB star will be allowed to participate in activities surrounding this summer's All-Star Game in his hometown of Cincinnati.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, April 24.

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Jurors get day off in Boston bombing deliberations

Federal prosecutions have rested their case in the penalty phase of the federal trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

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Preview: NHL games of the night

A look at the slate of tonight's Stanley Cup playoff games.

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Heisman winner Marcus Mariota immortalized in meat

The Oregon QB gets his very own life-sized SUBWAY sculpture.

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UVA FB Depth Chart: Johns First Team QB

Mike London and Steve Fairchild say Matt Johns has performed well enough to be listed as first team QB after spring practice.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, April 23.

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Former Sixers star Allen Iverson documentary debuts next month

Showtime will air the film about "The Answer" next month.

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Judge OKs 65-year deal over NFL concussions; could cost $1B

The NFL expects 6,000 of nearly 20,000 retired players to suffer from Alzheimer's disease or moderate dementia someday.

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Bonds’ obstruction conviction thrown out by appeals court

The baseball star was convicted in 2011 of a single count of obstruction by a jury.

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Victims describe injuries, loss at marathon bombing trial

The brutality and long-lasting impact of the Boston Marathon bombing is being brought home to jurors.

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Virginia Dispatches Liberty 5-2

The UVA Baseballerrs had a season sweep of Liberty Wednesday night topping the Flames 5-2.

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Mark Cuban has the cure for ‘Mavs fever’

Need to leave work early to watch the playoffs? Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has got you covered.

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Nathan Kirby Sidelined With Left Lat Strain

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia starting pitcher Nathan Kirby (Jr., Midlothian, Va.) will miss approximately 6-8 weeks with a strain of his left latissimus dorsi muscle. An MRI confirmed the lat strain with no other associated injuries. Surgery will not be required.

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Hawks’ bench boss honored

Atlanta's Mike Budenholzer has been honored as basketball's top coach.

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Today in entertainment history: April 27

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Rector Voices Confidence In Sullivan

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UVA Rector George Martin voices confidence in President Teresa Sullivan.

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Buford Band Director Will Retire

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The longtime director of the Buford Middle School band is retiring.

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Charter Schools Prepare To Share Building

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Albemarle's two charter schools will be in the same building by the fall.

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Politicians Dominate List Of May Speakers

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Many political figures will appear at Virginia schools in May.