The discovery of Yilingia spiciformis provides insight into a key moment in the evolution of life on Earth
Virginia Tech originally estimated it would have 6,600 first-year students. It now projects there will be about 7,500, its biggest freshman class.
Alex Childress was gardening to raise for money for college when he encountered a poisonous giant hogweed.
Sunday is the 10-year anniversary of the Virginia Tech massacre that left 27 students, five staffers and the gunman dead.
Police have not said how Nicole Lovell from the college town of Blacksburg, Virginia, died last week.
Gun deaths in Virginia will be 31 percent higher than road traffic deaths by 2019.
Dr. Peter Langman's new book, released Friday, focuses on understanding for the sake of prevention.