mother holds her toddler son at the U.S. Border Patrol detainee processing center. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Plan To House Immigrant Children In Va. on Hold

A U.S. government plan to temporarily shelter hundreds of Central American children and teenagers on the campus of a closed college in rural Virginia was put on hold Monday amid complaints by local officials that they were kept in the dark.


Corps of Cadets guards keep watch next to a ceremonial candle during a candlelight vigil on Virginia Tech's Day of Remembrance on April 16, 2008, honoring the 32 people killed by Seung-Hui Cho.

Virginia Tech Marks 5 Years Since Massacre By Going To Class

n the fifth anniversary of the campus shooting rampage that left 33 dead, students at Virginia Tech would be heading to class Monday, a departure from past years when the school marked the day by suspending classes.


File photo of a police officer using pepper spray. (Photo by Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

Pepper Spray Used To Quell Va Campus Brawl

Police say a large fight broke out at the University of Richmond and that pepper spray had to be used to stop the disturbance.



Gunman Fatally Shoots Cop, Reportedly Kills Self On Virginia Tech Campus

Virginia Tech is telling students to stay inside after shots were reported near a campus parking lot.


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Shots Fired On University Of Richmond Campus

Police are investigating reports of gunfire on the University of Richmond campus.