| Nov 30, 2014
| 4:25 AM
MERIDEN — Rick Chubet paces from machine to machine inside a clean, white lab at Protein Sciences.
The vaccine scientist pulls up to a monitor displaying fresh results from a test. Two lines, one blue, one red, cut across a graph. He walks to...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 4:24 PM
Ohio State is looking for its first national title since 2002. Oregon is seeking its first, period.
Pac-12 champion Oregon and Big Ten champion Ohio State will meet in Arlington, Texas, at the home of the Cowboys on Jan. 12 in the first College...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 9:58 AM
BLACKSBURG – Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock didn’t stop the presses Saturday, but he made clear that he and football coach Frank Beamer expect more from Beamer’s program – in a hurry.
During a 30-minute interview...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:03 PM
NORFOLK — For Tristan Warner, the key is less clutter. For Jack Dechow, it's more confidence.
Old Dominion's standout wrestlers took different paths and arrived at similar places as the Monarchs began the heart of their season at the 35th annual...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Think your political beliefs arise from logic and reason? Think again. A team of scientists who studied the brains of liberal, moderate and conservative people found that they could tell who leaned left and who leaned right based on how their brains...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 7:57 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Police on Sunday combed a narrow two-lane back road near an abandoned property in Albemarle County, Va., south of here, where searchers on Saturday found human remains thought to be those of missing University of Virginia student...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Nearly every Virginia Tech home game, Ken Ekanem sees the originator of some of his best pass-rush moves standing on his own sideline in the form of Bruce Smith.
It’s never a bad thing for a defensive end to emulate one of the best ever to have...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:02 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — The man charged with abducting a University of Virginia student who went missing nearly three weeks ago was accused of sexual assault at Christopher Newport University 11 years ago.
Jesse L. Matthew Jr. — who police say also...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 9:49 PM
BLACKSBURG — While Coach Buzz Williams made his first appearance Friday night on the sideline for Virginia Tech in its 71-46 win against Maryland-Eastern Shore, he wasn't alone.
More than half of his scholarship players had to get acclimated in...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Virginia's public universities represent a tremendous resource for the commonwealth, providing both preparation for the next generation of professionals and the type of research infrastructure that helps generate economic growth.
Yet, in order to remain...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Controversial professor Steven Salaita, whose job offer at the University of Illinois was rescinded after he made anti-Israel comments on social media, filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that the university has violated the state's open records law.