UVA researchers say drugs that treat HIV can help prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Researchers at the University of Virginia now say a group of drugs used to treat HIV and Hepatitis B could be used to prevent Type 2 diabetes.

LIVE: White House briefing by President Trump

President Trump said the new steps announced by the Treasury Department will ensure that U.S. dollars do not fund the Cuban government, but go directly to the everyday Cubans.
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Attorney: Black man shot by Calif. deputies wasn’t holding a gun

The family attorney says the 19 gunshots fired in the incident show poor police training and a pervasive “warrior mentality” among law enforcement nationwide.


  Police officers not charged for killing Breonna Taylor

Senator Mark Warner and Republican challenger Daniel Gade to debate on NBC29

Ivy location makes recycling easier in western Albemarle County

290 JMU students notified of COVID-19 policy violations

Harmful algae bloom advisory remains in place for Middle Pamunkey Branch of Lake Anna

Parts of Lake Anna are once again getting hit with a harmful algae bloom, according to the Virginia Department of Health.
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  Beta weakens to tropical depression, stalls over Texas coast

Beta weakened to a tropical depression Tuesday as it parked itself over the Texas coast, raising concerns of extensive flooding in Houston and areas further inland.

Insanity defense planned in Appalachian Trail killing

Health department, DOC collaborate to manage Deerfield COVID-19 outbreak

Staunton firefighters respond to second two-alarm fire at Habitat for Humanity ReStore

Study: VCU Medical Center emergency room saw opioid overdose surge during pandemic

Police: 18-year-old identified in James River drowning after police chase

Busch Gardens hosting Halloween event with limited capacity

Louisa Co. teacher nationally recognized after working as an educator for 40 years

UVA researchers working on COVID-19 vaccine

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  Ginsburg remembered as prophet for justice, American icon

With crowds of admirers swelling outside, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was remembered Wednesday at the court by grieving family, colleagues and friends as a prophet for justice who persevered against long odds to become an American icon.

NCAA officially approves moving D1 fall championships to spring of 2021

UVA women’s soccer plays Duke to 1-1 draw

Freshman Lia Godfrey scored her second goal of the season, and the UVA women's soccer team played Duke to a 1-1 draw on a rainy night in Durham, NC.


VDH: 142,590 total cases of COVID-19 in Virginia, 3,089 deaths

Trump holding campaign rally in Virginia Friday

CDC’s Halloween guidance discourages activities like trick-or-treating due to COVID-19

Online forum discusses role of Black women voters throughout Charlottesville’s history

Augusta County prosecutor will probe mayor’s removal of Confederate statues

A judge in Virginia has appointed Augusta Commonwealth’s Attorney Timothy Martin to investigate whether Richmond’s mayor broke any laws when his administration hired a company to remove the city’s Confederate monuments.
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Woman gives birth to quadruplets after brain surgery in Texas

Two weeks after Katie Sturm and husband Chris Sturm found out about the quadruplets, a seizure led to a second diagnosis.

Charlottesville City Council hears recommendations to improve disproportionality in criminal justice system

  University of Virginia announces new COVID safety protocols amidst rising cases

Greater Augusta United Way chapter installs outdoor food pantry

Bill to end mandatory jail time for assaults on police fails