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Former Virginia Tech standout and Dallas Cowboys lineman Gennaro DiNapoli was arrested for allegedly selling 330 oxycodone pills to undercover DEA agents. (credit: Jed Jacobsohn  /Allsport)

Ex-Cowboys Player Arrested for Selling Oxycodone to Undercover Agents

Former Va. Tech standout Gennaro DiNapoli, who went on to play for the Dallas Cowboys, was arrested for allegedly selling oxycodone to undercover DEA agents.


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Virginia Tech Hikes Tuition

Students at Virginia Tech will pay higher tuition and fees in the 2014-2015 academic year.


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Study Finds Cheap, Homemade Stink Bug Traps Are Most Effective

A stink bug trap that can be made with common household items was found to be more effective than pricey store-bought traps in a recently-released study.


Head coach Buzz Williams of the Marquette Golden Eagles reacts during the game against the Villanova WIldcats on March 2, 2014 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania. (Credit: Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Buzz Williams to Leave Marquette to Coach Virginia Tech Basketball

Buzz Williams will leave Marquette University to become the new men’s basketball coach at Virginia Tech, Garry Parrish of CBS Sports confirms.


Former Virginia Tech men's basketball coach James Johnson (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Virginia Tech Fires Men’s Basketball Coach Johnson

Virginia Tech has fired men’s basketball coach James Johnson.


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Va. Tech Student, Graduate Charged in Murder

A Virginia Tech student and a recent graduate have been charged in connection with a slaying in Blacksburg.


Researchers are working with football helmet makers to design to reduce concussions. (Getty Images)

Study: Big Differences Between Football Helmet Design And Concussion Risk

Researchers say the design of the Riddell Revolution helmet reduced concussions by 54 percent.


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FAA Names Virginia Tech Among Test Sites for Drones

Universities in Virginia, Maryland and New Jersey were among those selected Monday to collaborate on developing test sites for drones, a technology one U.S. senator compared to the development of the cellphone.


Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Universities Raise More Than 100 Tons For Va. Food Banks

The four schools involved in the Governor’s Holiday Hoops Classic in Richmond have raised the equivalent of more than 104 tons of food for food banks throughout Virginia.


File photo of Charles Steger, president of Virginia Tech, in the immediate aftermath of the 2007 massacre that killed 32 people on campus. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

New President Selected at Virginia Tech

Timothy Sands has been named the 16th president of Virginia Tech, succeeding President Charles W. Steger.