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  • ACC All Access: Virginia Tech adds commitment from OT Mike Arnold for 2015 recruiting class

    Virginia Tech fell short Saturday on the field, losing 27-24 to Georgia Tech, but the Hokies picked up a much-needed presence this weekend on the offensive line. Mike Arnold, a 6-foot-5, 286-pound offensive tackle from Winter Haven High in Winter Haven,...
  • Home-Garden new for 9/18: Newport News contractor wins award for patio design

    J.T. Hale of Newport News-based Atlantis Patios recently won the Hardscape Hero award for a patio he designed and built in Richmond. In a news release about the award, Sonja Bicanic, spokeswoman for Virginia Creative Group, described the patio. "His...
  • College football landscape changes by the day

    College football landscape changes by the day
    It's good to know there are still some things you can count on. The USA Today coaches' poll, for example, remains a model of cockeyed consistency. On Saturday, Virginia Tech improved to 2-0 with an impressive victory at Ohio State. On Sunday, the...
  • Virginia Tech's Trey Edmunds hopes tibia rehab is nearing an end

    Virginia Tech's Trey Edmunds hopes tibia rehab is nearing an end
    BLACKSBURG — Trey Edmunds prepares for classes and practice every weekday like any other scholarship athlete at Virginia Tech, but that schedule doesn't include everything else he's enduring to try to get in position to do what he loves most. He...
  • Gov. McAuliffe, GOP legislators strike budget deal

    Gov. McAuliffe, GOP legislators strike budget deal
    RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe presented a united front with House Republican leaders Monday, rolling out an agreed-upon strategy to address dragging state revenues. In short, they settled on largely across-the-board budget cuts of about 3...
  • ACC All Access: Virginia Tech licks wounds, tries to get healthy, preps for option and welcomes '16 commitment

    ACC All Access: Virginia Tech licks wounds, tries to get healthy, preps for option and welcomes '16 commitment
    It’s not often Virginia Tech’s players and coaches can look up at the scoreboard in Lane Stadium before the end of the first quarter is even done and find themselves trailing by 20 or more points. When it has happened, it’s taken place...
  • Rejected professor Salaita wants U. of I. job or else he'll sue

    Rejected professor Salaita wants U. of I. job or else he'll sue
    CHAMPAIGN — Professor Steven Salaita, whose job offer was rescinded by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign because of his controversial social media comments about Israel, called on the school Tuesday to give him his position back....
  • Salaita to make first public comments at U. of I.

     Salaita to make first public comments at U. of I.
    Controversial professor Steven Salaita, whose job offer was revoked weeks before he was to start at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, plans to make his first public comments this afternoon on campus, following an expected classroom walkout...
  • The Salaita case and the Big Money takeover of state universities

    Responding to an academia-wide furor about the firing of a faculty member over a series of provocative tweets on Israel and Gaza, the University of Illinois board of trustees last week took a vote on the case. They voted 8 to 1 to uphold the firing....
  • The right to deny job to tweeting professor

    The right to deny job to tweeting professor
    Steven Salaita's First Amendment rights remain intact. And academic freedom is not under assault at the University of Illinois. Otherwise, I might be as worked up as those who demonstrated on Salaita's behalf at Thursday's meeting of the U. of I....
  • Hampton Roads could become commercial hub for drone industry

    Hampton Roads could become commercial hub for drone industry
    In Hampton Roads, the word "drone" has usually referred to unmanned military aircraft. But given shrinking defense budgets, local companies would like to take this technology to U.S. commercial markets. Businesses want to use drones — unmanned...