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WATCH: The origin of fireworks

WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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Gunfire, bonfires, and pretty much anything else that could explode. Here’s the history of why we set off fireworks to celebrate our Independence Day.

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UVA Baseball Team Takes Two From Pitt

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UVA won a Saturday double header over Pittsburgh Saturday, and racked up its 28th and 29th victories of the baseball season.

6 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Local Sports, Sports, Surrounding Counties, UVA, UVA Sports

Baltimore Ravens Select Canady

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UVA has now managed to have one of its football players drafted by an NFL team for 33 years.

1 day ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.