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  1. Community Memorializes 487 Transgender Lives Lost to Violence in the Past YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | Pridesource.com

    ... had in the elections that took place earlier this month. "We saw trans people who were living openly elected in Virginia, California, Georgia, Pennsylvania and Minnesota," Brown said. "But you know each one of those that we can be so proud of, we ...

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  2. Navy SEALs remember Christian Lambertsen, humble beginnings of swimmer-commandosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Washington Times

    ... - Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence Joseph Kernan and Rep. Scott Taylor, Virginia Republican - in addition to veterans of the fabled World War II espionage unit and predecessor to the CIA, the Office of ...

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  3. Navy SEALs remember Christian Lambertsen, humble beginnings of swimmer-commandosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Washington Times

    ... - Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence Joseph Kernan and Rep. Scott Taylor, Virginia Republican - in addition to veterans of the fabled World War II espionage unit and predecessor to the CIA, the Office of ...

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  4. 37 Things to Do This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Phillymag.com

    ... and discomfort from interactions originating at these sites." Readings by Candy Alexandra, Raquel Salas Rivera and Virginia Price. Squeeze @ Keswick Theatre Founded in 1974, Glenn Tilbrook and Chris Difford's occasionally hiatused New Wave/power pop ...

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  5. Raymond A. RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Martinsburg Journal

    Raymond was a member of the Healing Hearts of Winchester, Virginia. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with his daughter.

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  6. United States of America v. Andre Turner PrimusRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    Before WYNN, FLOYD, and HARRIS, Circuit Judges.Andre Turner Primus, Appellant Pro Se. Paul Thomas Camilletti, Assistant United States Attorney, Martinsburg, West Virginia, for Appellee.

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  7. Big Brothers Big Sisters Loses Funds Due to LGBTQ TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Pridesource.com

    A Big Brothers Big Sisters chapter in West Virginia will suspend mentoring services for underprivileged children after donors pulled funding earlier this month in response to an LGBTQ-awareness training program. Sara McDowell is executive director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central West Virginia.

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  8. Transgender Candidates Make HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Pridesource.com

    ... for stepping up to lead! This is what the future looks like - hope! https://t.co/jdruLXTh9V Danica Roem defeated Virginia state Del. Bob Marshall (R-Prince William County). Roem, a former journalist, will become the first openly transgender person ...

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  9. 180LA, Ideo Veterans Form TBD, the Year's Latest New AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Advertising Age

    Register to become a member today. You'll get the essential information you need to do your job better, including Rafael Rizuto, one of the former 180 LA executive creative directors behind award-winning efforts like Boost Mobile's "Boost Your Voice," UNICEF's "Unfairy Tales" and Expedia's "Dream Adventures," has teamed with former Ideo strategist Virginia Wang and industry veteran Jordan Warren to open a creative shop called TBD.

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  10. ACLU Sues Michigan Over Discriminatory LGBTQ Adoption PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Pridesource.com

    ... states with laws allowing for discrimination including Alabama, South Dakota, Texas, Mississippi, North Dakota and Virginia. Cooper said there have not been any legal challenges in these other states yet. Ineke Mushovic, executive director of the ...

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  11. ACLU Challenges Discriminatory Practices in Michigan's Foster Care SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Pridesource.com

    ... motivated discrimination against prospective families by state-contracted child placement agencies. Alabama, Texas, Virginia and North and South Dakota have laws authorizing such discrimination. Mississippi has a similar law allowing discrimination ...

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  12. Movie Review: Aronofsky's "Mother" a foray into traditional horrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Sequoyah County Times

    ... exception of "Noah") is by far his most commercially accessible film to date. With nods to "Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolfe," "The Shining" and especially "Rosemary's Baby," "Mother!" is a film that eschews the traditional three-act format in favor ...

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  13. Javier Bardem (finally!) plays Pablo Escobar, swaps theories on 'mother!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | USA Today

    ... a film based on Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar, the book written by the MedellA n cartel drug lord's mistress, Virginia Vallejo, about their relationship. Cruz joins her husband onscreen as the glamorous, increasingly desperate TV personality. Bardem ...

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  14. Review: 'Mother!' Is a Divine Comedy, Dressed as a Psychological ThrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... When Ed Harris and Michelle Pfeiffer show up, you might mistake "Mother!" for a savage, scrambled "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" adaptation. But then, sometime between the first violent death and the collapse of the kitchen sink, you realize that ...

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  15. Selena Gomez goes braless under see-through top in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Daily Mail

    PICTURED: Scott Peterson and the $15K in cash, four cell phones, full wardrobe, gun and Viagra that were found in his car when he was arrested for the murder of wife Laci after police chase PICTURED: The Plano partygoers 'shot dead when their friend's estranged husband entered her home and opened fire on their Dallas Cowboys viewing event' Pictured: Virginia woman who kept two of her children, ages two and three, in 'filthy makeshift cages' and who 'hissed and made animal noises' when social services arrived to free them 'I declare bankruptcy': Apple's $1,000 iPhone X spurs hilarious memes as baffled Internet users respond to the record-high price tag Meet the iPhone X: Dailymail.com gets a hands-on look at Apple's $1,000 smartphone with FaceID, edge-to-edge display, and NO home button Apple reveals $179 4K HDR TV streaming device that will 'bring the magic of cinema straight to your ... (more)

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  16. This IS us: Charlottesville represented something distinctly American. White supremacy.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A vehicle plows into a group of counterprotesters marching along Fourth Street NE at the Downtown Mall in Charlottesville on the day of the Unite the Right rally, Aug. 12. Wes Gobar, a fourth-year student at the University of Virginia, is enrolled in the History Distinguished Majors Program and is pursuing a second major in government. He is president of the Black Student Alliance at U-Va., and here he writes his perspective on the violence that broke out between counterprotesters and the white supremacists and others who had converged on campus and in town.

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  17. 17 Movies and TV Shows You'll Regret Missing This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Lucky

    ... new documentary explores the lives of three women dedicated to combatting the opioid crisis in Huntington, West Virginia. The classic comedy, starring Ice T and Eve, turns 15 today. If it's one of your favorites, throw a viewing party and add ...

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  18. Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for Sept. 2, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... Michelle Felty from Benjamin Haskell and Suzanne Love Harris, 3016 Willow Brook Road, $312,500. The Oliver and Virginia Harris Trust and Ryan and Brianna Ford from Oliver and Virginia Harris, 20333 Pams Way, Luther, $300,000. Kevin Vivona and ...

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  19. Charlottesville: A Gun In His Face, But He Got The PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Greg Palast

    ... to write about Korea, then Venezuela , but then the Armed Alt-Righteous exposed themselves to Zach's lens. The Virginia story is not over. We will be going back to Virginia on September 9 , to the capital, Richmond, to fight for the right for Black ...

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  20. Black Charlottesville man says he was beaten by white supremacists in parking garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Washington Times

    A black Virginia man is speaking out after he says he was viciously attacked and beaten by white supremacists inside a Charlottesville parking garage during violent protests Saturday. Deandre Harris, 20, said he traveled to Emancipation Park to protest a white nationalist rally when a fight broke out.

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