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7 min ago | The Daily Caller
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has ordered the formation of a brand new task force in the state focused on the issue of college sexual assault.
1 hr ago | NBC29
The Virginia Department of Transportation will close Route 674 in western Albemarle County Aug. 25-28, including overnight, for slope repairs on the roadway shoulders.
5 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot
The large whale that swam around in the Elizabeth River for a week before dying on Thursday had a blunt force trauma injury consistent with a ship strike, a necropsy performed today showed.
9 hrs ago | Washington Examiner
Virginia Republican candidate for Senate Ed Gillespie will embark on a statewide bus tour that'll run through all of next week.
13 hrs ago | Cavalier Daily
The Board of Visitors' first draft of its Statement of Expectations was met with ire from the public.
Interestingly, the Washington Post's editorial board has emphatically come out against Congressional candidates Barbara Comstock and John Foust stated desire to introduce legislation to co-teach the "East Sea" along side the "Sea of Japan" in text books.
After two stints as president of Ohio State University, and president of Vanderbilt University, Brown University, and the University of Colorado, he is now back for his second stint as the top man at West Virginia University in Morgantown.
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Chafin's election gives Republicans in the Virginia Senate a narrow one seat majority over Democrats, TAKING CONTROL OF THE SENATE FROM VIRULENT ANTI-GUN POLITICIANS DICK SASLAW AND DONALD McEACHIN, WHILE RENDERING ANTI-GUN LT.
There were no surprises in Tuesday's special elections. Voters in each of the three districts performed as expected.
Plans are developing for upcoming improvement projects on Route 29, and some people in Albemarle County are worrying about their livelihood.
CSX tunnel expansion decision delayed for hearing A decision on changes to a CSX tunnel in the D.C. area has been delayed.
Virginia In Action For Liberia Against Ebola, is a campaign organized by Diaspora Liberians and friends in Virginia to provide support and resources needed to control the spread of the Ebola virus in Liberia.
The Supreme Court blocked gay and lesbian couples from marrying in Virginia beginning Thursday as it edges closer to deciding whether same-sex marriage should be legalized nationwide.
The Supreme Court blocked gay and lesbian couples from marrying in Virginia Wednesday as it edges closer to deciding whether same-sex marriage should be legalized nationwide.
The four original plaintiffs challenging Virginia's same-sex marriage ban are Tony London, Tim Bostic, Mary Townley and Carol Schall.
Lorraine Eaton is The Virginian-Pilot's award-winning Staff Epicure, who roams Tidewater writing about the foodways and cocktail scene.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 06:01 pm
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