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UVA Architect David Neuman Will Leave In October

UVA Architect David Neuman Will Leave In October

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The man who oversees the University of Virginia’s historic preservation efforts and major projects has become a short timer. David Neuman (pictured) plans to step down as the architect of the University in October. Neuman arrived on the Grounds in 2003 after a long stint at Stanford University. One of Neuman’s most recent challenges is restoring the historic features of Thomas Jefferson’s Rotunda.

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Man laid to rest in fireworks funeral

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Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

A Missouri man will bid farewell to his father by having his cremated remains mixed with fireworks and launched into the sky.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Oct. 24.