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Virginians Experience Tornadoes In Prince George And Sussex

Virginians Experience Tornadoes In Prince George And Sussex

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The National Weather Service has confirmed that two late spring tornadoes have struck parts of Virginia. The Wakefield office of the weather service has determined a surprise wind, rain and hail storm on Thursday afternoon spawned tornadoes in Prince George County near Hopewell and the Waverly area of Sussex County. Both of the tornadoes happened south of the James River and involved winds approaching 70 miles per hour.

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Virginia Defeats Cleveland State 70-54 To Remain Unbeaten

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Virginia continues their undefeated season with a 70-54 win.

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Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.