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Fil-Am Clark, Virginia topple Texas Tech to claim US-NCAA title

Apr 09, 2019 - 5:25 PM

Virginia claims the NCAA crown one year after becoming the first No. 1 seeded team to be knocked out of the competition

CHAMPION. Filipino-American Kihei Clark plays point guard in the University of Virginia's NCAA champion squad. Photo from Kihei Clark's Instagram

Customs budget, Gilas Pilipinas, Charlottesville riot | Midday wRap

Aug 14, 2017 - 1:08 PM

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One dead at U.S. far-right rally, Trump blames 'many sides'

Aug 13, 2017 - 7:19 AM

UPDATED The FBI and federal prosecutors have opened a civil rights investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident that killed one woman and wounded 19 in Charlottesville Virginia

CRIME SCENE. People receive first-aid after a car ran into a crowd of protesters in Charlottesville, VA on August 12, 2017. Paul J. Richards/AFP

Fraternity to sue over Rolling Stone 'rape' story

Apr 07, 2015 - 2:51 PM

Clearly our fraternity and its members have been defamed But more importantly we fear this entire episode may prompt some sexual assault victims to remain in the shadows fearful to confront their attackers

Rolling Stone apologizes and retracts college 'gang rape expose'

Apr 06, 2015 - 4:19 PM

The review finds lapses in journalism standards at the pop culture magazine from start to finish of the purported expose on rape

No evidence to back magazine rape story – US police

Mar 24, 2015 - 8:06 AM

Investigators probing college campus gang rape allegations detailed in a controversial Rolling Stone magazine article say they find no evidence to support the explosive claims

Black student hurt by white police sparks fresh US race debate

Mar 20, 2015 - 4:04 PM

Photos of Martese Johnson bleeding and footage of the arrest showing officers holding him to the ground spread quickly on social media

Rolling Stone asks Columbia to probe flawed rape story

Dec 23, 2014 - 11:20 AM

The highly regarded journalism school will investigate the editorial process of the 9000 word story on sexual assault at the University of Virginia the US magazine says

Time alone? Many would rather hurt themselves – study

Jul 04, 2014 - 2:51 PM

We vastly underestimated both how hard it is to purposely engage in pleasant thought and how strongly we desire external stimulation says an author of the study