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No. 14 Virginia beats Notre Dame 70-49

It was just one play in a 40-minute game. It changed everything. Notre Dame trailed Virginia 48-43, and Zach Auguste of the Fighting Irish w…

File-This July 25, 2008 file photo shows Maria von Trapp, daughter of Austrian Baron Georg von Trapp, smiling during a press conference at the Villa Trapp  in Salzburg, Austria. The last surviving member of the famous Trapp Family Singers made famous in “The Sound of Music” died this week at her home in Vermont.  She was 99.  (AP Photo/ Kerstin Joensson, File)

Maria von Trapp, 99, dies in Vermont

STOWE, Vt. (AP) — Maria von Trapp, a member of the musical family whose escape from Nazi-occupied Austria was the basis for “The Sound of Mu…

North Carolina State's T.J. Warren (24) shoots over the defense of Virginia Tech's Devin Wilson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball in Blacksburg, Va., Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/The Roanoke Times, Matt Gentry)

NC State knocks off Virginia Tech 71-64

T.J. Warren scored 31 points to lead NC State to a 71-64 victory over Virginia Tech on Saturday. Warren, the ACC’s leading scorer at 23 poin…

Volunteers

Volunteers clean up Children’s Harbor

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Volunteers were lending helping hands in Portsmouth Saturday for an early spring spruce-up. Donors from the United …

Photo shows the L.V. Sutton Complex operated by Duke Energy from the Sutton Lake landing in Wilmington, N.C., on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Members of the Flemington Road community near  the plant, feel the facility could be polluting well water with spill off and seepage from large coal ash ponds.   (AP Photo/Randall Hill)

Coal-ash dumps threaten community

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — From his modest home near the Cape Fear River, Sam Malpass can glimpse the tall stacks of Duke Energy’s Sutton Steam…