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McDonnells Trial Continues Into Fifth Week

A federal jury begins a fifth week of hearing testimony about Former Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife.

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City Electoral Board Member Blows Whistle On Former Colleague

The chairwoman of the Charlottesville Electoral Board has blown the whistle on a onetime colleague.

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Major Party Senate Hopefuls Agree To Eight Joint Public Forums

Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie agree to eight joint public forums between now and November.

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GOP Leaders Celebrate State Senate Victory

General Assembly Republicans are celebrating having 21 of the 40 State Senate seats.

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Toscano Asks His Constituents To Complete 2014 Survey

Area Delegate David Toscano wants his constituents to complete his latest survey.

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Counties Want Taxing Power Equal To Cities’

County Supervisors voice interest in adding taxation-related requests to the next General Assembly.

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Virginia Lawmakers Split On Lawsuit Against President

Virginia's congressional delegation has a sharp partisan split over a resolution that supports suing the President.

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Petersburg’s Rosalyn Dance Wins Democrats’ Senate Primary

Delegate Rosalyn Dance (D- Petersburg) has won a Democratic primary for a vacant State Senate seat.

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Democrats To Nominate Candidate For Vacant State Senate Seat

Richmond and Petersburg area Democrats will nominate a candidate for a State Senate seat on Saturday.

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McDonnell Trial Includes Testimony From Mansion Director

The onetime director of the Virginia Governor's Mansion testified Thursday at the McDonnell trial.

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Board Of Elections Has New Provision Regarding Photo ID’s And Voting

Virginia's Board of Elections has a new provision on photo ID's used by voters.

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Week Two Of McDonnells’ Trial In Richmond

The Richmond trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell resumes following a weekend break.

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Survivor’s Jimi Jamison dies at 63

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The family of Survivor rocker Jimi Jamison has thanked fans for the outpouring of support following his sudden death on Sunday.

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Kirsten Dunst criticizes Apple over naked photo leak

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Kirsten Dunst was among a number of celebrities targeted by a hacker who published reams of explicit personal pictures on the Internet.

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U.S. forces carry out operation against al Shabaab

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U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia.