Neighbor: Slain Virginia girl talked of online 'boyfriend'

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BLACKSBURG, Va. — A 13-year-old girl who vanished from her bedroom was stabbed to death and may have been involved online with her killer, authorities said Tuesday

A Virginia Court Slams Phony Yelp Reviews

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That''s according to a decision from the Virginia Court of Appeals, which this week ruled the popular website must disclose the names of seven reviewers who anonymously slammed Richmond-based Hadeed Carpet Cleaning.

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Why Cutting-Edge Startups Are Flocking to Arlington, Virginia

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Entrepreneurs in the Washington, D.C. metro area are out to prove that their county is ideal for more than just government stalwarts

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Judge rules Dominion's coal ash pit polluted Virginia water, but does not threaten health, environment

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RICHMOND, Va. — A federal judge ruled Thursday that arsenic is flowing from a coal ash storage site in Chesapeake, polluting ground and surface water in violation of federal law but not at a level that threatens health or the

Looking For Several Startup Visa Supporters in Texas, California, and Virginia

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If you support the Startup Visa and are in the congressional district for Congressman Lamar Smith (TX-21), Darrell Issa (CA-49), or Bob Goodlatte (VA-6) I’d like to talk to you – please drop me an email. Startup Visa

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Useful Buzzwords: What’s “Affordable Loss”

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Saras Sarasvathy , of the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. Uncategorized affordable loss angel investment Darden School of Business Inc.com Leigh Buchanon Saras Sarasvathy University of Virginia

British Airways Dreamliner: The Wellness Plane

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Austin British Airways Fred Schmidt Glenn Morgan Homeaway Jon Driscoll Mass Relevance Matt Curtis Spredfast Virginia Miracle By SUSAN LAHEY Reporter with Silicon Hills News The British Airways direct flight that just started its inaugural journeys back and forth from London to Austin isn’t your average plane ride. It has been calibrated to reduce jetlag. For example, the lighting is different from other planes.

Chris Taylor Built Square Root into a Thriving Software Company in Austin with no Outside Investment

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By LAURA LOREK Publisher and Reporter with Silicon Hills News As a kid growing up in rural West Virginia, Chris Taylor launched his first entrepreneurial venture, ranching turtles. In the summertime, he would capture turtles from the woods and create a “Turtle Ranch” that people would pay $1 to visit. At the end of the […] The post Chris Taylor Built Square Root into a Thriving Software Company in Austin with no Outside Investment appeared first on SiliconHills.

Anonymity App Kik Is the Focus of an Outcry Following a Teen's Murder

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The anonymous messaging app comes under fierce criticism after the murder of a Virginia teen

Yes, Virginia, You CAN Sell a Service on Pinterest

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The post Yes, Virginia, You CAN Sell a Service on Pinterest appeared first on Blogtrepreneur - For Busy Entrepreneurs. Wait, what? If you aren’t that familiar with Pinterest, you might think it was all pallet projects and paleo recipes. But it is so much more and you can definitely sell what you do on it. Plus, with over 70 million users on it, why wouldn’t you? Most of the time when people sell on Pinterest, they are selling a product and not a service.

Virginia survives scare from UNCW

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5 seed Virginia rallied from 15 points down to beat 13th-seeded UNC Wilmington 76-71 in the opening round of the ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) AP) — London Perrantes scored 24 points, Marial Shayok added a career-high 23 off the bench and No.

GOP primary: U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx faces Pattie Curran

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Virginia's Perrantes struggling to rediscover shooting touch

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AP) — Virginia scoring leader London Perrantes is frustrated and searching for answers CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP)

Michigan's Minor, Virginia's Kwiatkowski win at NCAA tennis

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AP) — Michigan's Brienne Minor and Virginia's Thai-Son Kwiatkowski have won singles titles at the NCAA tennis championships ATHENS, Ga. (AP)

Suspect in murders of two Virginia women to plead guilty

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. Albemarle County’s head prosecutor announced Monday that Jesse Matthew Jr. will plead guilty in the abduction and murder cases of both Hannah Graham and Morgan Harrington when h

No. 2 VIRGINIA 51, NC STATE 47

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4 West Virginia newspapers changing ownership

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AP) — The publisher of The Herald-Dispatch has reached an agreement to acquire four newspapers in southern West Virginia HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP)

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Republicans quickly kill Virginia transgender bathroom bill

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A North-Carolina-style transgender bathroom bill has been killed by Republicans in the Virginia General Assembly RICHMOND, Va. —

1 dead after drunk driver hits motorcyclist in Virginia

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AP) — Authorities say a motorcyclist is dead after being hit by a drunk driver in Virginia AXTON, Va. (AP)

CIAA to keep football title game in Virginia through 2019

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AP) — The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association is keeping its football championship game in Virginia for three more years CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

No. 3 VIRGINIA 75, No. 12 NORTH CAROLINA 64

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2 dead after being hit by train in West Virginia

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An official says two people have died after being hit by a train in West Virginia ALBANS, W.Va. —

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Virginia is losing film and TV projects to other states

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) AP) — The Virginia film industry is having trouble competing for film and television projects, even when they're tied to Virginia

Local leaders in Virginia discuss response to KKK rally

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AP) — Local leaders have advised residents the Ku Klux Klan have planned a rally to protest a Virginia city's decision to remove a statue of Confederate general Robert E. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP)

Top 7 Unrestricted Cash Awards in Business Plan Competitions

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So, check out University of Utah, University of Virginia (Darden), University of Oklahoma, and what Harvard is REALLY giving out vs saying on their website. Business plan competitions are booming. It’s a great way to bring visibility and momentum to your start-up.

Robot Delivery Company Influencing Laws That Favor Its Autonomous Bots

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After Starship Technologies helped pass laws in Virginia and Idaho that allow autonomous robots to drive on sidewalks, similar legislation has been introduced in Wisconsin and Florida.

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Virginia transgender bathroom bill dispatched quickly

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AP) — A North-Carolina-style transgender bathroom bill has died at the Virginia General Assembly RICHMOND, Va. (AP)

Wake Forest overcomes Virginia Tech with an 89-84 win

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AP) — Virginia Tech squandered several double digit leads and a scrappy Wake Forest squad battled back to beat the Hokies 89-84 on Saturday afternoon BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP)

Virginia looks to provide drug treatment to more inmates

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AP) — Officials say Virginia is joining in an effort to expand access to opioid addition treatment for prisoners RICHMOND, Va. (AP)

Virginia Tech marks 10 years after shooting that killed 32

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Ten years after a mentally ill student fatally shot 32 people at Virginia Tech, survivors and families of the slain returned Sunday to the campus to honor the lives that were lost that day BLACKSBURG, Va. —

Escapees from Virginia federal prison caught in Mexico

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AP) — Two escapees from a Virginia federal prison were found in Mexico after nearly three weeks on the run PENNINGTON GAP, Va. (AP)

Guy, Perrantes help No. 23 Virginia beat No. 5 UNC 53-43

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Virginia coach Tony Bennett took the blames for a poor approach in No. 23 Virginia's 24-point loss at No. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. 5 North Carolina nine days ago

Virginia woman falls to death on Blue Ridge Parkway overlook

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AP) — A spokeswoman for the Blue Ridge Parkway says a Virginia woman has fallen from an overlook to her deathPISGAH FOREST, N.C. (AP)

West Virginia beats Maryland 8-5 in NCAA elimination game

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AP) — Braden Zarbnisky and Jimmy Galusky each drove in two runs to help West Virginia beat Maryland 8-5 on Sunday in an NCAA Tournament elimination game WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP)

Wake Forest rallies past West Virginia 4-3 in NCAA tourney

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AP) — Gavin Sheets singled home the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning, and Wake Forest rallied to beat West Virginia 4-3 on Saturday night in the NCAA Tournament WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP)

83-year-old Virginia woman falls to death on Blue Ridge Parkway overlook

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PISGAH FOREST — A spokeswoman for the Blue Ridge Parkway says a Virginia woman has fallen from an overlook to her death