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  1. Navy presses Mattis to delay `shock testing' costliest carrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | SFGate

    A shipbuilder walks onto the USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier during outfitting and testing at Huntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding shipyard in Newport News, Virginia, on April 28, 2014. less A shipbuilder walks onto the USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier during outfitting and testing at Huntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding shipyard in Newport News, Virginia, on April ... more Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is weighing a Navy request to delay for at least six years the shock testing intended to determine how well its new $12.9 billion aircraft carrier could withstand attack.

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  2. Man sought in deaths of 2 in Virginia surrenders in TexasRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 1 | SFGate

    This photo provided by the Lynn County, Texas, Sherif's Office shows Amos Jacob Arroyo, who was taken into custody Wednesday, Jan . 31, 2018, by Lynn County sheriff's officials in West Texas.

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  3. Republicans start session leading Virginia House 51-49Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | SFGate

    Del. David Yancey, R-Newport News, right, talks with Danica Rome, D-Prince Williams, prior to opening ceremonies of the 2018 session of the Virginia House of Delegates at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. less Del.

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  4. The Latest: Democrat concedes in tight Virginia House raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | SFGate

    Her concession came more than two months after November's hotly contested election. Her decision followed a recount that she appeared to win by one vote, a court's decision to declare a tie and the drawing of names from a bowl that she lost.

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  5. Fight for Virginia House continues with court hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | SFGate

    A federal judge is set to hear arguments Friday in a federal lawsuit challenging the results of a House race after numerous voters were assigned to the wrong district and thus given the wrong ballots. Democrat Joshua Cole lost the Fredericksburg-area seat to Republican Bob Thomas by 73 votes in a race that went to a recount.

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  6. The Latest: Republican wins race when name pulled from bowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | SFGate

    In this Tuesday Dec. 19, 2017, file photo, Democrat Shelly Simonds as she reacts to the news that she won the 94th District precincts by one vote after previously trailing incumbent David Yancey by ten votes post-election, following a recount in Hampton, Va. A three judge panel on Wednesday, Jan., 3, 2018, has rejected a request to reconsider its ruling in an election recount between Republican incumbent state Del.

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  7. Name to be drawn from a bowl to determine election winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | SFGate

    In this Tuesday Dec. 19, 2017, file photo, Democrat Shelly Simonds as she reacts to the news that she won the 94th District precincts by one vote after previously trailing incumbent David Yancey by ten votes post-election, following a recount in Hampton, Va. A three judge panel on Wednesday, Jan., 3, 2018, has rejected a request to reconsider its ruling in an election recount between Republican incumbent state Del.

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  8. The Latest: Incumbent won't promise to accept drawingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | SFGate

    The Latest on a three-judge panel refusing to reconsider a decision that stripped the Democratic candidate of an apparent victory in a Virginia House race : The Republican candidate in a tied Virginia House race says he isn't promising to accept the results of a drawing to determine the winner as the final say. Republican incumbent David Yancey said Wednesday that he would not agree to such a promise, as suggested by his Democratic opponent, Shelly Simonds earlier in the day.

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  9. Judges deny Democrat's request to undo recount decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | SFGate

    In this Tuesday Dec. 19, 2017, file photo, Democrat Shelly Simonds as she reacts to the news that she won the 94th District precincts by one vote after previously trailing incumbent David Yancey by ten votes post-election, following a recount in Hampton, Va. A three judge panel on Wednesday, Jan., 3, 2018, has rejected a request to reconsider its ruling in an election recount between Republican incumbent state Del.

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  10. The Latest: Election officials to pick House winner Jan. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | SFGate

    The Latest on a hotly contested race that could determine the balance of power in Virginia House of Delegates : Virginia elections officials have set next Thursday as the day they will pick the winner in a bitterly contested race that could decide the balance of power in the Virginia House of Delegates. The board announced Friday that it will meet that day to randomly draw the name of the winner in the Newport News-based 94th District, barring any intervention from a recount court.

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  11. Republican in tied Virginia race says time to pick winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Dec. 20, 2017, file photo, Del. David Yancey talks with reporters outside the Newport News, Va., Courthouse.

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  12. Latest twist in tied Virginia House race arrives via UPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | SFGate

    A legislative race that could decide control of the Virginia House of Delegates likely will remain in limbo a little longer, despite an overnight UPS delivery to a three-judge panel that has the power to pick a winner. Lawyers for Democratic challenger Shelly Simonds shipped a legal challenge to Newport News Circuit Court on Wednesday, asking judges to reconsider their decision last week to count a disputed ballot as a vote for Republican incumbent David Yancey and declare the race a tie.

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  13. Party control for Virginia up in air after contested raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Dec. 19, 2017, file photo, Democrat Shelly Simonds reacts to the news that she won the 94th District precincts by one vote following a recount in Hampton, Va. Simonds, the Democrat in a tied race for a Virginia House seat that could affect which party controls the chamber says she'll ask a court to declare the tie invalid.

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  14. The Latest: Officials delay breaking tie in Virginia raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | SFGate

    Election officials say they've postponed their plan to break a tie in a Virginia House race that could decide party control of the chamber. Elections Commissioner Edgardo Cortes confirmed the postponement Tuesday in an email to The Associated Press.

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  15. Democrat in Virginia House race asks court to invalidate tieRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Dec. 19, 2017, file photo, Democrat Shelly Simonds reacts to the news that she won the 94th District precincts by one vote following a recount in Hampton, Va. Simonds, the Democrat in a tied race for a Virginia House seat that could affect which party controls the chamber says she'll ask a court to declare the tie invalid.

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  16. Tie-breaker name drawing and more recounts loom in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | SFGate

    Del. David Yancey talks with reporters outside the Newport News, Va., Courthouse, Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017. A three-judge panel certified the 94th District in Newport News as tied on Wednesday, a day after a dramatic recount appeared to give Democrat Shelly Simonds a victory over Del.

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  17. The Latest: Virginia Republican to challenge single ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | SFGate

    Election officials in Newport News, Va., examine ballots that a computer failed to scan during a recount for a House of Delegates race on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017. Republican incumbent Del.

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  18. Mississippi shipyard to fix destroyer hit in June collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | SFGate

    A U.S. Navy destroyer damaged in a June collision that killed seven sailors will be repaired at a Mississippi shipyard, the Navy announced Wednesday. The USS Fitzgerald will be transported to Pascagoula for work at Ingalls Shipbuilding, part of Huntingdon Ingalls Industries of Newport News, Virginia.

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  19. USS Ford will join the fleet, but deployment is 4 years awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | SFGate

    In this April 8, 2017, file photo provided by the U.S. Navy, the USS Gerald R. Ford embarks on the first of its sea trials to test various state-of-the-art systems on its own power for the first time from Newport News, Va. The Navy's newest aircraft carrier will officially join the fleet Saturday, July 22, 2017, at a commissioning overseen by President Donald Trump.

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  20. Trump to commission carrier after criticizing new technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Saturday, April 8, 2017 file photo provided by the U.S. Navy, the USS Gerald R. Ford embarks on the first of its sea trials to test various state-of-the-art systems on its own power for the first time, from Newport News, Va. The U.S. Navy on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, confirmed that President Donald Trump will preside over the commissioning of the nation's newest aircraft carrier on June 22 at its base in Norfolk, Virginia.

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