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  • UVa responds to cyberattack

    WASHINGTON — The University of Virginia has disabled access to many of its systems, including email, after announcing Friday that it was victim of a cyberattack that originated from China. Federal authorities alerted the university…

  • What the Jesse Matthew jury never heard

    FAIRFAX, Va. — Newly unsealed documents reveal details jurors never heard in Jesse Matthew’s trial for a 2005 sexual attack in Fairfax County. Jurors were never told why Matthew happened to be in the Fairfax…

  • George Huguely appeals to U.S. Supreme Court in U.Va. murder

    WASHINGTON — George Huguely V, of Chevy Chase, Maryland is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn his conviction for the 2010 murder of former girlfriend Yeardley Love of Cockeysville, Maryland. Lawyers for the former…

  • UVA Dean Speaks Out for First Time Since “Rolling Stone” Article

    (CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — University of Virginia Associate Dean of Students Nicole Eramo on Wednesday wrote an open letter to Rolling Stone publisher Jann Wenner about the magazine’s scathing article last year regarding an alleged sexual…

  • U.Va. newspaper’s April Fools’ Day edition falls flat

    WASHINGTON – The college-newspaper tradition of jokey April Fools’ Day editions is as old as – well, April Fools’ Day. But the University of Virginia paper acknowledged that they made a mistake on Wednesday. USA…

  • Va. gov. wants ABC to focus on licensing, bars

    WASHINGTON — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Thursday he is concerned prospective students and their families could be scared away from applying to the University of Virginia after a series of incidents, including the recent…

  • Victim advocates worry about discredited UVa rape account

    BALTIMORE (AP) — With the account of an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia debunked by police, advocates for sexual assault survivors are worried a movement that gained tremendous momentum in the past…

  • U.Va. board considers tuition hike, vote expected this week

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Students would pay more to attend the University of Virginia if a proposed tuition increase is approved. The proposal includes a 3.6 percent increase for in-state undergraduate students and a 3.7…

  • University of Virginia board reviews president’s contract

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The University of Virginia’s board is reviewing President Teresa A. Sullivan’s contract. Media outlets report that the Board of Visitors Executive Committee held a closed-door meeting in Richmond on Monday to…

  • Judge rejects motion for gag order in Fairfax rape case

    FAIRFAX — Jesse Matthew had a supporter in the courtroom during his motions hearing — his father. As he was led into the courtroom, in a greenish jumpsuit, Matthew’s eyes searched the crowded gallery. When…

  • UVa has new frat, sorority rules after alleged-rape story

    Fraternities at the University of Virginia can get their parties started again with the blessing of the school’s president after a semester of blistering criticism over campus sex assaults. But they’ll have to do it…

  • UVa. leaders lash out at magazine, announce new changes

    WASHINGTON — The University of Virginia’s leaders are lashing out at Rolling Stone and promising new, more specific changes in the wake of the article detailing an alleged gang-rape in a fraternity house that the…

  • UVa student’s friends dispute Rolling Stone’s account

    Rolling Stone has apologized for a story about \”Jackie,\” a University of Virginia student whose story of gang-rape in a fraternity at the school. Now their account is coming under pressure from another source: Jackie\’s friends.

  • Tips coming in but slowing down in Graham case

    Search for Hannah Graham continues today in Charlottesville, Va.

  • Hannah Graham parents release video

    Parents of missing UVa student Hannah Graham release video thanking searchers and supporters.