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6 hrs ago | WCAV
The Chesapeake Climate Action Network has released a report detailing its recommendations for how Virginia should adapt to rising sea levels.
10 hrs ago | WMDT
Virginia Republican legislative leaders are scheduling a special session in September to debate whether to expand Medicaid eligibility, something GOP lawmakers have already made clear they oppose.
13 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Closely mirroring its past positions, the Obama administration's 2014 drug policy will focus tightly on curbing heroin use and prescription painkillers abuse while continuing to oppose the legalization of marijuana for medical and recreational use.
15 hrs ago | WSTM-TV Syracuse
Authorities identified the four victims that were killed in a tornado what moved through the Town of Smithfield, in Madison County, Tuesday evening.
17 hrs ago | NBC29
A lawsuit alleging deficient medical services at a Virginia women's prison could be delayed by a change in health care providers.
19 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington
Virginia State Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller says 55-year-old Dennis D. Morrell was fatally shot Tuesday evening after he threatened officers with a gun.
19 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin
Davis' platform in the Ms. Wheelchair Virginia competition was "Life Beyond Limits."
One child was killed and at least six others were injured Tuesday evening when a severe wind-and-rain storm swept across the Washington region, toppling trees and knocking out power to thousands.
A storm packing winds of up to 70 miles per hour has knocked out power Tuesday night to 30,000 homes across Northern Virginia, according to a Dominion Power outage map .
Radford University President Penelope W. Kyle has signed a guaranteed admissions agreement for nursing with the Virginia Community College System .
Voters in every Virginia congressional election in November will have a choice except for one: U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott is unopposed in his bid for a 12th term, according to the state Department of Elections.
Virginia and Leesburg officials will celebrate the grand opening of Virginia's newest premier ABC store in Leesburg Wednesday, July 9. The ribbon cutting will take place at 10:30 a.m. at 506A Fort Evans Road NE in the Fort Evans Plaza II Shopping Center.
The Fourth of July weekend gave me time to consider events in Iraq and Ukraine, U.S.-German relations and the Mexican borderland and immigration.
According to a press release issued late Monday, Watson's role with the chamber's Industry Council focuses on implementing goals outlined in Blueprint Virginia, a statewide economic development strategy the chamber said 'provides business leadership and long-range planning on key priorities such as increasing educational achievement and developing ... (more)
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The West Virginia Citizens Defense League, in a continuing effort to protect and expand the right to keep and bear arms within the State of West Virginia, is pleased to announce political endorsements for the upcoming 2014 general election.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 11:34 pm
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