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  1. Fund set up to preserve African-American historical sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The Daily News-Record

    A new $25 million fund is being set up through the National Trust for Historic Preservation to help ensure that historical sites important to African American history are no longer endangered. The African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund, announced Wednesday, will be financed through partnerships with groups like the Ford Foundation and the JPB Foundation, and already has almost $3 million on hand.

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  2. Ryan Zylstra wins Assistant PGA Professional ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | The Daily News-Record

    Ryan Zylstra won the National Car Rental Assistant PGA Professional Championship on Sunday, closing with a 3-under 69 in rainy and windy conditions for a one-stroke victory. The 38-year-old Zylstra, from Richmond, Virginia, finished at 11-under 277 at PGA Golf Club and earned $12,000.

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  3. Trump opposition inspires Dem focus on statehouse winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | The Daily News-Record

    Cheryl Turpin, center, and Ellison Turpin get polling numbers from campaign manager Daniel McNamara during the election night watch party for Turpin in Virginia Beach, Va., Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. VA GOV RACE 2017 110717: Graphic shows results of Virginia gubernatorial race; 1c x 3 inches; with all related stories; ETA 11:45 p.m. SOURCE: AP Elections Research and Tabulations.

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  4. Dems ride Trump backlash, aiming to drain statehouse swampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | The Daily News-Record

    Cheryl Turpin, center, and Ellison Turpin get polling numbers from campaign manager Daniel McNamara during the election night watch party for Turpin in Virginia Beach, Va., Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. VA GOV RACE 2017 110717: Graphic shows results of Virginia gubernatorial race; 1c x 3 inches; with all related stories; ETA 11:45 p.m. SOURCE: AP Elections Research and Tabulations.

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  5. Transgender woman makes history in Virginia House seat winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | The Daily News-Record

    Danica Roem, who is running for house of delegates against GOP incumbent Robert Marshall, campaigns as voters take to the ballot boxes at Gainesville Middle School on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, in Gainesville, Va. If Roem wins, she would be the first transgender legislator elected in the USA.

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  6. The Latest: Virginia residents explain their votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | The Daily News-Record

    The Latest on Election Day in Virginia, including the races for governor, lieutenant governor and attorney general : Thousands of Virginia voters have already cast their ballots for governor this morning, driven by a wide range of issues. At Jahnke Road Baptist Church in suburban Richmond, 39-year-old Angelica Bega said she wasn't sure who she would vote for until she was handed a ballot, but she ultimately voted for Democrat Ralph Northam.

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  7. Laughing at cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 4 | The Daily News-Record

    "Stage 4 is the worst," he said. "But I just consider the alternatives. What are you going to do? It doesn't help to sit around and mope.

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  8. Freshmen Putting In Time For DukesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | The Daily News-Record

    James Madison tight end Clayton Cheatham celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA football game against New Hampshire in Harrisonburg, Va., Saturday, October 28, 2017. James Madison tight end Clayton Cheatham celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA football game against New Hampshire in Harrisonburg, Va., Saturday, October 28, 2017.

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  9. Michael C. Wine, 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | The Daily News-Record

    Michael Carter Wine, 64, of Richmond, Va., passed away peacefully at VCU Medical Center on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, after his lengthy and valiant battle with heart disease. Michael was born on July 2, 1953, and was the son of Ray M. and Ann H. Wine of Bridgewater.

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  10. Gillespie's The ChoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | The Daily News-Record

    Even with the indecisive Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam stumbling down the stretch of this governor's race, due in part to a lack of recognition among national Democrats, this contest is a complicated one for his Republican opponent, Ed Gillespie .

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  11. Trial to begin against Philip Morris in smoker's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | The Daily News-Record

    A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit against Philip Morris in connection with the lung cancer death of a Connecticut woman who smoked the company's Marlboro cigarettes. The trial over Vernon resident Jeanette Bifolck's death in 2000 is scheduled to begin Monday in federal court in Bridgeport.

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  12. Racially insensitive video ends school's football seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 21 | The Daily News-Record

    A middle school football team in Virginia has forfeited the remainder of its season after players made a racially insensitive video. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reported Friday that the video shows black students being straddled by their peers.

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  13. Obama returns to campaign trail for Dems in governor's racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    Former President Barack Obama is returning to the campaign trail to stump for Democratic gubernatorial candidates in New Jersey and Virginia as they gear up for next month's elections. Obama will first drop in on campaign workers in Newark, New Jersey, on Thursday for a private "canvass kickoff" for Democratic candidate Phil Murphy.

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  14. Capital Ale House Set To Host City's First Drag BrunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    Capital Ale House will be run by queens on Saturday, Oct. 21, as the restaurant teams with Rhinestone Productions to bring the first ever drag brunch to Harrisonburg. "It was an idea that was presented to me by Chad Walters and Chad Sager [of Rhinestone Productions] a few months ago," said Jaime Woolf, the general manager of Capital Ale House.

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  15. Virginia county cuts deal to ease female jail overcrowdingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    A central Virginia county has cut a deal with a neighbor to relieve jail overcrowding stemming from a rapid increase in female inmates. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Henrico County in suburban Richmond will pay neighboring Chesterfield County $750,000 to house about 50 of its female inmates.

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  16. Trau's 34-yard FG lifts Richmond over Albany, 41-38 in 2OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    Richmond's Gordon Collins reaches out for a catch while Albany's Brian Dolce breaks it up during during an NCAA college football game in Richmond, Va., Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. game on Oct. 7, 2017.

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  17. Facebook announces new data center plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    The social media giant announced Thursday that it selected a spot in Henrico County, just outside Richmond, to build a new $750 million foot data center. Facebook is partnering with electric utility Dominion Energy to offset the energy used by the data center with power produced by new solar installations around the state.

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  18. Margaret Evelyn Smith, 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    Margaret lived most of her first seven years in Brazil, where her parents, the Rev. and Mrs. James Hoge Smith Jr. were serving as Presbyterian missionaries.

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  19. 10 Things to Know for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    Members of the San Francisco 49ers kneel as others stand during the national anthem prior to an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. Volunteers sort collected emergency supplies for hurricane relief efforts for Puerto Rico at Chino Stars Barbershop on Mildothian Turnpike in Richmond, Va., on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017.

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  20. APNewsBreak: Disputed East Coast pipeline likely to expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    The developers of a disputed natural gas pipeline on the U.S. East Coast are considering a major expansion of the project into South Carolina, according to remarks made by an energy company executive and interviews with others in the industry. Opponents of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline said that raises questions about whether Dominion Energy, the project's lead developer, has withheld important information from the public and whether the pipeline is even needed as initially proposed.

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