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Country Cats gives unwanted pets a second chance

Country Cats gives unwanted pets a second chance

By Lillian Barkley

April 13, 2015

Hissy, a gray-and-orange-striped cat with a white bib and fluffy fur, burrows into thick blankets stacked on a china hutch inside the Smith family’s garage. Somewhere in the building, hiding under old children’s toys or behind storage boxes, their other cat, Hidey, is being true to his name. The two...

Putting an end to false rape accusations

Putting an end to false rape accusations

By Samantha Pulling

March 30, 2015

There has been a lot of speculation recently about the alleged gang rape of a woman, known only as Jackie, at University of Virginia’s chapter of Phi Kappa Psi, as published by Rolling Stone in November. Evidence against Jackie’s story surfaced shortly after the story was published, and police hav...