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.

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

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Yes, Virginia, Google Is a Giant Company That Behaves Like One

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Why is anyone shocked that Google has been paying professors for favorable academic papers?

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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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

2 Major Flaws with Virginia’s Fantasy Sports Law

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Virginia should be applauded for being the first state to pass a fantasy sports law, but the law has some major issues in need of fixing

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.

Wanted: Burlington couple charged in Virginia shooting

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AP) — Authorities in Virginia are searching for a North Carolina couple they say has been charged in a shooting that seriously injured a woman NELSON, Va. (AP)

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.

Grier throws 5 TDs, West Virginia thumps East Carolina 56-20

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AP) — Will Grier threw five touchdown passes, including three to David Sills, to lead West Virginia to a 56-20 victory over East Carolina on Saturday MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP)

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

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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

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)

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.

Burlington couple sought in Virginia shooting arrested in Minnesota

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Police found Simpson's car in Virginia on Monday Authorities are still looking for 84-year-old Harold Dean Simpson, of Burlington who was reported missing Saturday.

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.

No. 14 DUKE 82, VIRGINIA TECH 58

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

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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. —

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)

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No. 16 Virginia Tech beats East Carolina 64-17 to reach 3-0

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16 Virginia Tech beat East Carolina 64-17 on Saturday GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Redshirt freshman Josh Jackson threw for 372 yards and five touchdowns — three to Cam Phillips — to help No.

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.

Some vacationers booted from Outer Banks head to Virginia

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) AP) — Some Outer Banks visitors who have been ordered to leave because of a power outage are turning to Virginia Beach to finish out their vacations

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. —

NC couple sought in Virginia shooting arrested in Minnesota

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AP) — A North Carolina couple charged in a shooting in Virginia that left a woman seriously injured has been arrested in Minnesota RICHMOND, Va. (AP)

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)

Virginia officials looking for NC couple charged in shooting

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AP) — Authorities in Virginia are searching for a North Carolina couple they say has been charged in a shooting that seriously injured a woman NELSON, Va. (AP)

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

ECU to start Sirk at QB at No. 22 West Virginia

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22 West Virginia GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) AP) — East Carolina will start Thomas Sirk at quarterback this week at No.

No. 15 NORTH CAROLINA 68, VIRGINIA TECH 53

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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)

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)

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)

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)