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Trying to lose weight? Drink more waterupdated: Mon Aug 23 2010 19:01:00

Forget diet pills and cleanses. A new study suggests that an effective weight-loss aid is available straight from your kitchen sink.

SI.com: Austin Murphy: The road to the ACC title still goes through Blacksburgupdated: Sun Sep 27 2009 02:42:00

A solid hour after the last of his 34 carries last Saturday, Ryan Williams sat on a folding chair, talking about how much gas he had left in the tank. "I could've gone for another 20," said the Hokies redshirt freshman tailback, who finished with 150 yards in Virginia Tech's rain-soaked beatdown (RECAP | BOX) of No. 9 Miami. Flecks of Lane Stadium turf were still stuck in his dreadlocks, on his cheek, in his beard. Welts and abrasions covered his arms. "I was bleeding all over the place," he went on, "but I didn't realize it. People had to tell me. I was having fun out there."

'Serial killer' sought in South Carolinaupdated: Fri Jul 03 2009 22:57:00

The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office on Friday released a second sketch of a man believed to have fatally shot four people in less than a week near Gaffney, South Carolina.

Virginia Tech reopens site of mass shootingupdated: Fri Apr 10 2009 20:35:00

Kristina Heeger was wounded in her French class nearly two years ago when a gunman killed 30 of her classmates and instructors at Virginia Tech's Norris Hall.

Time.com: Cho's Gun Seller to Visit Virginia Techupdated: Thu Apr 24 2008 20:20:00

The online weapons dealer who sold one of the guns used in the Virginia Tech shootings is planning to visit the campus Thursday, a decision the school's spokesman called "terribly offensive"

Time.com: Ignoring Virginia Techupdated: Tue Apr 15 2008 18:00:00

A year after the massacre, there has been much talk but little real action to prevent such a tragedy from recurring

Va Tech teen becomes recluseupdated: Tue Apr 15 2008 15:53:00

A year after the Virginia Tech massacre, a troubled student threatens to kill himself. CNN's Abbie Boudreau investigates.

Dad: Virginia Tech treated suicidal son like 'joke'updated: Tue Apr 15 2008 15:53:00

William Kim still calls the cell phone of his son, a 21-year-old senior at Virginia Tech, just to hear his voice. He feels cheated out of a chance to save his only boy.

Mental health record submissions for gun checks on the riseupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 18:32:00

States appear to be taking more action to keep guns out of the hands of people with mental health problems in the wake of the Virginia Tech shootings, new figures show.

SI.com: Cory McCartney: Ryan's Heisman moment saves BCupdated: Fri Oct 26 2007 14:33:00

BLACKSBURG, Va. -- For 57 minutes of a rain-soaked Thursday night, it looked like you could put "Matty Ice's" Heisman campaign and Boston College's perfect season on, well, ice.

SI.com: Cory McCartney: Breaking down tonight's Virginia Tech-BC showdownupdated: Thu Oct 25 2007 16:33:00

Breaking down Thursday night's top 10 ACC clash in Blacksburg.

Officials: Delaware university shooting not gang-relatedupdated: Sat Sep 22 2007 21:02:00

Investigators probing Friday's shootings of two students at Delaware State University believe the suspect they're looking for is a male student who is no longer on campus, the school's police chief said Saturday.

Delaware campus shootingupdated: Sat Sep 22 2007 21:02:00

Two are wounded at Delaware State University. The shooter hasn't been caught, but he isn't thought to be dangerous.

Police questioning student in Delaware college shootingupdated: Fri Sep 21 2007 17:33:00

Police said they were interviewing a student who is a "person of interest" in Friday's shooting of two other students at Delaware State University.

Manhunt for campus gunmanupdated: Fri Sep 21 2007 17:33:00

A shooting at Delaware State University shut down the campus. CNN's Kathleen Koch reports.

Carbon monoxide poisoning danger worse during hurricane seasonupdated: Mon Aug 20 2007 21:38:00

Carbon monoxide poisoning remains a danger year-round in the United States, but health officials warn that hurricane season increases that danger.

I-Report turns one year oldupdated: Sat Aug 04 2007 01:42:00

A year ago Thursday, I-Report was born.

I-Report turns 1updated: Sat Aug 04 2007 01:42:00

I-Report turns 1

People.com: John Mayer, Dave Matthews to Play Virginia Techupdated: Thu Aug 02 2007 08:13:00

John Mayer and the Dave Matthews Band are set to play a special concert at Virginia Tech on Sept. 6 to help the university and its students begin the new school year on a positive note following April's tragedy there.

Virginia Tech report: Share mental health dataupdated: Wed Jun 13 2007 17:00:00

Cowed by confusing privacy laws, authorities sometimes fail to raise red flags about potentially dangerous students, and peers keep quiet out of a false sense of duty, a federal report on the Virginia Tech shootings concluded Wednesday.

SI.com: Caption This: Reader Responsesupdated: Thu Jun 07 2007 21:04:00

Guys, I'm so dedicated I'm going to catch the ball with my face. -- Kevin, Paducah, Ky.

Moms' 7 biggest driving mistakes -- and how to avoid themupdated: Fri May 11 2007 10:38:00

Remember those plastic yellow "warning" signs people stuck on their cars back in the '80s -- "baby on board"? Maybe it's time they came back in style. Only this time, let's stick them on our foreheads. Because let's face it: In our constantly rushed and sleep-deprived state, we moms often don't drive as safely as we should.

Balloons, bells honor the Virginia Tech victimsupdated: Mon Apr 23 2007 09:01:00

A bell tolled every 22 seconds, silence lasted for 10 minutes and then a thousand balloons filled the sky Monday over the Virginia Tech campus as the university remembered the 32 victims of last Monday's shooting rampage.

Police seek clues from eBay account, Tech victim's laptopupdated: Sat Apr 21 2007 04:03:00

Investigators are examining the computer and cell phone of the woman believed to have been the first victim of the Virginia Tech massacre, as well as an eBay account the gunman may have used.

Student: Nothing will shatter Hokie spiritupdated: Fri Apr 20 2007 14:15:00

I am a Hokie. Virginia Tech is my school, my home and my life. The morning of the tragic events this week, I was woken up by a phone call telling me there was a shooting in a dorm.

World's press shocked by shootingupdated: Wed Apr 18 2007 07:29:00

Newspapers from America to India, South Korea and the UK have expressed shock at the killing of 32 students and faculty at Virginia Tech University.

Two more shooting victims released from hospitalupdated: Wed Apr 18 2007 06:13:00

Twelve victims of Monday's shooting at Virginia Tech remained hospitalized Wednesday night.

South Korea shocked by U.S. shooting linkupdated: Tue Apr 17 2007 23:25:00

South Koreans expressed shock Wednesday, as new details revealed that the Virginia Tech shooter was Cho Seung-Hui, who was born -- and lived for eight years -- in Seoul.

Dobbs: Death and violence are not rites of passageupdated: Tue Apr 17 2007 16:46:00

Our country is in shock at the slaughter of 32 Virginia Tech students and teachers. Our national consciousness will be dominated for days by the senseless deaths and the wounding of dozens more on Virginia Tech's campus.

Virginia Tech police chief praised for calm leadershipupdated: Tue Apr 17 2007 13:37:00

When the hunt for a jail escapee shut down the Virginia Tech campus last August, then-interim police Chief Wendell Flinchum won praise for his calm demeanor and decision-making.

SI.com: Hokies cancel rest of spring practiceupdated: Tue Apr 17 2007 12:52:00

Virginia Tech's football program has canceled its final four days of spring practice, including Saturday's scheduled spring game at Lane Stadium, in the wake of a campus shooting-spree Monday in which 33 people were killed, Hokies coach Frank Beamer said Tuesday.

Students, town mourn 'our fallen Hokies'updated: Tue Apr 17 2007 12:45:00

The day after the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, Virginia Tech students and townspeople were absorbing what happened and trying to show unity.

Va. Tech president a calm, steady voice amid crisisupdated: Tue Apr 17 2007 12:12:00

Virginia Tech President Charles Steger solemnly addressed the world Monday as a tragedy unfolded around him.

Virginia Tech shootings timelineupdated: Tue Apr 17 2007 11:39:00

At least 33 people, including a gunman, were killed Monday during shootings in a dorm and a classroom building at Virginia Tech, university officials said. Here is a timeline of the events of the morning, according to university officials and eyewitness accounts.

Your e-mails: 'I just cannot believe it'updated: Tue Apr 17 2007 11:06:00

At least 31 people were killed Monday in two shootings at Virginia Tech, according to a state official, making it the deadliest school shooting in U.S. history.

ER doctor: never seen 'anything like this before'updated: Tue Apr 17 2007 10:31:00

It was more like a scene from an episode of "ER" than one from a real-life hospital in a small college town. "Nobody had ever seen anything like this before," CEO for Montgomery Regional Hospital Scott Hill said. "You can never adequately prepare for this level of violence."

Shootings highlight 'global epidemic'updated: Tue Apr 17 2007 08:24:00

The U.S. is the world's largest maker, buyer and seller of guns but the country's constitutional right to bear arms comes at a high price -- one that gun control advocates say the whole world is paying.

SI.com: Sobering dose of realityupdated: Mon Apr 16 2007 17:38:00

When you follow the world of college sports for a living, it's easy to get sucked into its vacuum.

Students describe panic and confusion after shooting updated: Mon Apr 16 2007 12:19:00

A gunman shot and killed himself after opening fire in a dorm and classroom at Virginia Tech on Monday, killing at least 32 others in the deadliest shooting spree in U.S. history.

Officials thought killer left campus after first shootingupdated: Mon Apr 16 2007 11:45:00

Officials at Virginia Tech said Monday that they thought the situation was under control during the hours between two shootings that claimed 33 lives.

Money Magazine: Best Places to Retire Youngupdated: Thu Apr 12 2007 18:10:00

You may be ready to quit your day job - but that doesn't mean you want to sit around all day. These places, selected by Money Magazine with Bert Sperling of BestPlaces.net, all offer thriving economies and plenty to do.

Money Magazine: Our Town, Onlineupdated: Wed Sep 01 1999 00:01:00

Nestled in the southwestern hills of Virginia, the sleepy college town of Blacksburg is as far from Silicon Valley as you can get. Yet the town offers a Valley-style glimpse into America's online f...

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