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  1. Virginia bus station gunman said he'd die to stay out of jail, ex-girlfriend saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    One Virginia State Police trooper was killed and two civilians were wounded when a gunman opened fire at a Greyhound Bus Station in downtown Richmond. The suspected gunman was shot and killed when troopers fired, police said.

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  2. VDOT seeks Peninsula residents' input on future road projectsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    State transportation leaders want to hear from Peninsula residents about local transportation projects awaiting funding through the state's new prioritization process. Members of the Commonwealth Transportation Board will consider public comments as it develops the state's Six-Year Improvement Program for fiscal years 2017-2022, according to a Virginia Department of Transportation news release.

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  3. Trooper dies in shooting at Greyhound station in Richmond, Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The scene around the Greyhound bus station where a state trooper suffered life-threatening injuries, according to a state police spokeswoman at the day's first press conference. The suspect was fatally shot by troopers returning fire; trooper Chad Dermyer later died from his wounds.

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  4. Historic hospital redevelopment plans may again be in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    In October, the Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals cleared the way for a Richmond-area developer to transform the historic hospital in to an apartment complex. The boards had to consider the matter because it would use fewer parking spaces than would normally be required by city code.

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  5. Hampton Roads gridlock some of the worst in the nation, worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Traffic backs up on I-64 Tuesday as it heads east toward the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel over the Hampton River. Traffic backs up on I-64 Tuesday as it heads east toward the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel over the Hampton River.

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  6. Senators push to keep redistricting documents secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A bipartisan group of Virginia senators wants the state Supreme Court to clarify a legislative privilege, allowing them to communicate with outside consultants in secret. If a circuit court judge won't kick that issue up to the state's highest court for review, the legislators want to be held in contempt.

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  7. Six-figure salaries are the norm for Peninsula-area city and county executivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    2016's One City Marathon Update: Mayor McKinley Price and City Manager Jim Bourey held a meeting at the Victory Arch in Newport News to hand out three checks to charities and to set a date for next year's marathon. You'll seldom find a city manager or county administrator who will say he or she got into the business of public sector management for the paycheck.

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  8. Surprise Fort Monroe language, and $105 billion else in new Va. budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A collection of photos from a special session of the Virginia General Assembly that began on Aug. 17, 2015 as well as photographs from January 14, 2015. Beyond the employee raises, record-setting education funding and other big-ticket items are new policies that will affect tolling in Hampton Roads, spending changes that will hit local institutions and a surprise addition that affects Fort Monroe directly.

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  9. Dominion, James River group settle over Bremo coal ash pond dischargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Amid growing public concerns over plans to discharge coal ash pond water into Virginia waterways, Dominion Virginia Power has agreed to treat the wastewater at one site more thoroughly before it's discharged into the James River, and monitor fish for adverse health effects. These are the terms of a settlement agreement announced Monday by Dominion along with the James River Association and the Southern Environmental Law Center regarding the company's Bremo Power Station in Fluvanna County.

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  10. Doctors pitch monthly plans, insurance lobby fights backRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A collection of photos from a special session of the Virginia General Assembly that began on Aug. 17, 2015 as well as photographs from January 14, 2015. There's an emerging new model in primary care, and legislation to protect it has sparked a fight this session with Virginia's insurance industry.

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  11. McAuliffe has "significant concerns" with GO Virginia detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The first sign of trouble cropped up Thursday for GO Virginia, the proposed new $40 million state economic development program with massive political and business muscle behind it. Senate Democratic Caucus Chairman Donald McEachin announced on the Senate floor that Gov. Terry McAuliffe was willing to veto key legislation in the program.

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  12. A partial deal on tolls, but the big disagreement sticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    From left to right, state Sen. Bill DeSteph, Del. S. Chris Jones and state sens.

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  13. Senate's Airbnb bill gets delay; Norment gains upper hand in lodging industry fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The House dealt a blow Tuesday to bills blocking localities from regulating Airbnb.com, calling for a year's worth of study instead of mere passage. \The House Appropriations Committee added a re-enactment clause to the legislation's Senate version, putting it in line with what Senate Majority Leader Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment called for after local governments, and the state lodging industry, raised loud complaints over this bill and its House companion.

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  14. Localities, lodging industry, Norment push back on Virginia Airbnb billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A push to mold state law to the new Internet economy has turned into one of the hottest fights of this legislative session, featuring legislative gymnastics and aligning local governments with the state's lodging industry. Airbnb, and other companies that let people use the Internet to rent out rooms, wants legislation to avoid a hodge-podge of local government regulations, including zoning that could threaten their business model in some parts of the state.

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  15. Mother charged with murder after discovery of son's body in trunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Tonya M. Slaton, 44, of the 100 block of North Foushee Street in Richmond, was charged with concealment of a dead body after Virginia State Police troopers found human remains in a car she was driving June 6, 2015. Tonya M. Slaton, 44, of the 100 block of North Foushee Street in Richmond, was charged with concealment of a dead body after Virginia State Police troopers found human remains in a car she was driving June 6, 2015.

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  16. Changes to workers' compensation passes SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A collection of photos from a special session of the Virginia General Assembly that began on Aug. 17, 2015 as well as photographs from January 14, 2015. For a little while Wednesday, legislation to outlaw driving too fast down flooded streets had passed the General Assembly , ticking off one of Hampton's priorities this legislative session.

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  17. Police name secrecy: What does this bill really do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Senate Bill 552 is supposed to be a simple piece of legislation, designed to protect law enforcement. But its wording, particularly when paired with the existing application of Virginia's loophole-filled Freedom of Information Act , concerns open government advocates.

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  18. Norment corrects $400,000 oversightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    A financial disclosure form that state Sen. Thomas K. "Tommy" Norment, R-James City, affirmed was full and complete turned out not to be, understating his stockholdings by at least $400,000, including more than $50,000 worth of stock in Dominion Resources Inc. "We discovered our error because of the Daily Press report and immediately acted to correct it," Norment spokesman Jeff Ryer said. "The error was on our part and we were glad we were able to correct it so quickly," he said.

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  19. Thursday's '360': Norfolk State signs three more football playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Norfolk State announced the signing of offensive lineman Mike Carney of Norfolk, defensive lineman Ian Williams of Richmond and linebacker Cephus Harden of Goochland. Carney was a first-team All-Conference 17 selection for a 14-1 Lake Taylor High team that was the state Group 4A runner-up.

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  20. House passes "religious freedom" bill, Senate Airbnb bill; both chambers roll to subdued crossoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The Virginia House passed legislation Tuesday to protect people who object to gay marriage, or sex out of wedlock, ticking off a Republican priority as a legislative deadline approached. The Senate got bogged down over how to regulate the growing field of online travel rentals, as embodied by Airbnb.com.

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