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Potomac native strangled after argument in New York

The Tompkins County Sheriff's Department arrested 32-year-old Benjamin Cayea for allegedly strangling Jones during an argument.

Sunday - 11/30/2014, 09:16am EST

Tags: Shannon Jones, Benjamin Cayea, Winston Churchill High School, Potomac,

Study: people love anticipating experiences

Is getting a fun experience worth the wait?

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 09:12am EDT

Tags: Randi Martin, Waiting for Merlot, University of California in Berkeley and San Francisco

Ranking the most painful places to get stung by a bee

Nobody likes getting stung by a bee, but a graduate student has rated the most painful places to get stung, after subjecting himself to hundreds of stings.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 04:15am EDT

Tags: bee sting, michael smith, Neal Augenstein

Mosh pits help scientists study human behavior

Two researchers are studying mosh pits at heavy metal and hard rock shows to better understand how humans behave in emergencies and disasters.

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 03:38pm EST

Tags: heavy metal music, mosh pits, dancing, physics,

Charlottesville native named Rhodes Scholar

A Charlottesville native has been selected as a 2013 Rhodes Scholar.

Sunday - 11/18/2012, 03:55pm EST

Tags: Daniel W. Young, Rhodes Scholar, Oxford University