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  1. Dominion natural gas exports plan gets federal OKRead the original story

    Yesterday | NBC29

    Dominion Energy received federal approval late Monday to export liquefied natural gas from its Cove Point terminal on the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland. In its decision, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission concluded that the project, as approved with conditions, would minimize potential adverse impacts on landowners and the environment.

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  2. Md. appeals ruling on ballot tool for blindRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | NBC29

    The state of Maryland is appealing a federal judge's ruling that the state must implement an online ballot-marking tool to enable blind residents to vote privately and independently. Attorneys for the state filed notice Monday they are appealing in the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia.

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  3. US judge in W.Va. delays gay-marriage rulingRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | NBC29

    A federal judge in West Virginia has delayed ruling on a lawsuit challenging the state's same-sex marriage ban. U.S. District Judge Robert Chambers in Huntington says due to the "overlap of issues" presented in the West Virginia case and a similar one in Virginia, he put the case on hold this week pending a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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  4. Lawmakers to high court: Protect pregnant workersRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | NBC29

    More than 120 members of Congress are urging the Supreme Court to recognize that pregnant workers are entitled to reasonable accommodations such as light duty. They say the protections are needed to ensure that expecting mothers are not forced out of their jobs.

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  5. Ex-Virginia gov., wife guilty of public corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | NBC29

    Military investigators have concluded that a "friendly fire" incident in Afghanistan that killed one Afghan and five U.S. soldiers in June was caused by a series of avoidable miscommunications among air and ground... Military investigators have concluded that a "friendly fire" incident in Afghanistan that killed one Afghan and five U.S. soldiers in June was caused by a series of avoidable miscommunications among air and ground forces. A U.S. appeals court ruled Thursday that same-sex marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana violate the U.S. Constitution, in another in a series of courtroom wins for gay-marriage advocates.

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  6. Former Va. governor's corruption case goes to juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | NBC29

    2, 2014, in Richmond, Va. RICHMOND, Va. - The jury began deliberations Tuesday in the corruption case that could send former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife to federal prison if jurors conclude that the couple sold the influence of his office to a wealthy vitamin executive seeking legitimacy for his company's signature product.

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  7. Final arguments unfold at ex-governor's trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | NBC29

    A Utah woman who nearly died after run unknowingly drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals spoke publicly for the first time Friday, saying she hopes the incident is a wake-up call for restaurants.

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  8. McDonnell questioned about dealings with executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | NBC29

    RICHMOND, Va. - Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell on Tuesday faced the most pointed questions yet about his dealings with a businessman whose gifts are at the heart of the ex-governor's corruption trial.

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  9. Active shooter reported at Fort Lee in VirginiaRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | NBC29

    State officials say a fast-growing wildfire near the Northern California town of Weaverville is threatening about 520 homes and businesses.

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  10. Witness: McDonnell struggled to rein in his wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | NBC29

    RICHMOND, Va. - Former Gov. Bob McDonnell struggled to rein in his wife's erratic behavior, causing turmoil throughout the executive staff and nearly prompting a mass resignation among workers in the governor's mansion, a defense witness testified Monday.

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  11. Starr Hill, Hardywood Debut Fall Line Fest Collaboration BeerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | NBC29

    This unique brew was named by a local fan in a contest run on Starr Hill's Facebook page.

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  12. Judge: Zoning exemption for gas plant is improperRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | NBC29

    A judge has ruled that Calvert County improperly granted zoning exemptions for a proposed facility to liquefy and export natural gas that has drawn opposition from environmentalists.

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  13. CFA Institute Receives Gold Medal LEED CertificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | NBC29

    The CFA Institute in Charlottesville is celebrating a milestone. It's been awarded a gold medal LEED certification for the facility's energy-saving features.

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  14. 3rd Annual VA Wine Summit to be Held in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | NBC29

    Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that the third annual Virginia Wine Summit will be held in Richmond on October 21, 2014.

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  15. McDonnell Corruption Trial Day 6: Williams Testimony ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | NBC29

    The prosecution's key witness will be back on the stand when the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, resumes at the federal courthouse in Richmond.

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  16. Star witness testifying in ex-Va. governor trialRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | NBC29

    About 2,500 people were stranded after thunderstorms caused mountain mudslides in Southern California, while one person was found dead in a flooded creek, authorities said.

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  17. McDonnell Corruption Trial Day 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | NBC29

    The corruption trial of former Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen resumed in U.S. District Court in Richmond Friday.

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  18. Vacations, trips detailed at ex-governor's trialRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | NBC29

    The assistant to the wealthy businessman at the center of the corruption case against ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has testified about arranging trips for the former first family.

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  19. MeadWestvaco 2Q profit climbs 2.8 percentRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | NBC29

    MeadWestvaco Corp. on Wednesday reported net income that rose by 2.8 percent in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations.

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  20. Ex-governor's corruption trial focuses on marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | NBC29

    Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell, center, flanked by daughters Rachel, left, and Cailin, right, heads into the Federal Courthouse in Richmond, Va., Monday, July 28, 2014.

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