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  1. Lawmakers form committee to address school buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports Sen. Bill Stanley, a Republican from Franklin County, announced Tuesday he will create a school facility modernization subcommittee. Stanley, who is chairman of the Senate Local Government Committee, credited Richmond for "being the catalyst" in bringing the issue to the forefront.

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    Saturday Apr 14 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Hundreds gathered near the Washington Monument on Saturday advocating for science to play a larger role in society - and stressing how research already ripples through issues from guns to immigration. Many donned lab coats and held signs that read "Science Not Silence" as they joined teach-ins at the National Mall on a summer-like April morning.

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  3. Raccoon tested positive for rabies in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The sick raccoon was found on Tuesday along the 5800 block of Hartwick in the Azalea Gardens/Azalea lakes neighborhood. A dog encountered the critter before being sent to Richmond for testing.

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  4. 2-hour standoff shuts down interstate in Virginia capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 22 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    A police standoff that closed part of an interstate in Virginia's capital for more than two hours ended with the subject leaving the scene in an ambulance. Henrico County police said in a Wednesday night release that a driver sped away while speaking to police Wednesday afternoon and got on Interstate 95, heading into downtown Richmond, where he crashed.

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  5. Discounts! Toys R Us liquidation sale starting Discounts! Toys R Us liquidation sale startingRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 22 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Toys R Us is hoping to start liquidation sales at most of its U.S. stores Thursday and complete those sales by the end of June. Customers shop at a Toys "R" Us store on Jan. 24, 2018 in Highland Park, Ill.

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  6. Federal appeals panel sets March arguments on primaries Read Story Associated PressRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    A federal appeals court will hear arguments next month over whether it was appropriate for a lower court to restore North Carolina appellate judge primaries this year even though state Republicans had passed a law canceling them. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, said Friday it would accelerate the legal process and hear in person from attorneys for GOP legislators, the state and the Democratic Party on March 20. A 4th Circuit panel agreed last week to delay the preliminary injunction U.S. District Judge Catherine Eagles issued that had blocked temporarily the law eliminating the appellate primary elections.

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  7. Monarchs lose on the road to the Rams Read Story ODU AthleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    RICHMOND, Va. The Old Dominion men's basketball team fell to VCU by an 82-75 on Saturday night at the Siegel Center in front of 7,637 fans.

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  8. Va. Lottery officials alerting players to problem with Mega Millions Read Story StaffRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Please contact the Lottery at 804-692-7778 or sign and fill out the information on the back of the ticket and mail to Virginia Lottery, P.O. Box 2489, Richmond, VA 23218.

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  9. News 6 mins ago 8:05 a.m.Salmonella linked to clam chowder served at Virginia cookoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Salmonella was identified in a sample of clam chowder served during the Chincoteague Chili Chowder Cook Off that caused more than a hundred cases of illness, Virginia health officials said Tuesday. The Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services in Richmond, Virginia, first identified Salmonella javiana in samples submitted by healthcare providers and health officials from event attendees who reported gastro-intestinal illness.

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  10. Facebook announces new data center plans Read Story Associated PressRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Facebook plans to build a massive new data center in Virginia. 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.

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  11. Virginia 5 mins ago 2:46 p.m.Facebook announces new data center plans in HenricoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    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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  12. The future of confederate monuments Read Story Elise BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    From federal to local, confederate monuments are top of mind for many politicians. US Senator Tim Kaine believes localities need to have open dialogue about the monuments.

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  13. Redskins get 3 days of camp in the books Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Three days of Redskins Training Camp is in the books. Washington will have off Sunday, but resume practices on Monday morning.

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  14. 2017 Redskins Training Camp underway Read Story Diane RobertsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    The 2017 Burgundy and Gold football season is officially underway as training began Thursday at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center in Richmond, VA. The team will spend about a month working on conditioning, drills and game-plans as they work towards finalizing a 53 man roster that hopes to make it to the post-season.

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  15. Norfolk 15 mins ago 3:46 p.m.With outlet mall opening, neighbors have traffic worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    NORFOLK, Va. The Norfolk Premium Outlets is just days away from opening its doors! While some people are excited to shop, others are dreading the expected traffic headaches.

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  16. Norfolk Outlets open Thursday, residents worry about traffic Read Story Ali WeathertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    NORFOLK, Va. In just days, the Norfolk Premium Outlets will open its doors! While some people are excited to shop, others are dreading the expected traffic headaches.

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  17. Police: Man pointed gun, threatened two women in Newport News Read Story StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    According to police, Antoine Harris, 29, from Richmond threatened his sister on June 12 during a dispute they were having over money. The argument at the intersection of Taylor Ave. and 9th Street turned physical.

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