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False shooting reports spark panic at D.C. pride parade

A panic caused by a mistaken belief that gunshots were fired during a pride parade in Washington, D.C., sent people running through the streets of the nation’s capital on Saturday ...

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At least 12 dead after disgruntled employee opens fire at Virginia Beach municipal center

The shooter who opened fire indiscriminately in a Virginia Beach city building Friday afternoon, killing 12 people and sending at least four others to the hospital, was a disgruntled employee, ...

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Romney says he doesn’t support Alabama abortion law

Romney says he doesn’t support Alabama abortion law

Sen. Mitt Romney on Sunday said he doesn’t support a recently enacted law prohibiting nearly all abortions at any point during pregnancy in Alabama. “I don’t support the Alabama law,” ...

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Virginia Republican staffer indicted in election fraud scandal

Virginia Republican staffer indicted in election fraud scandal

staffer of former Rep. Scott Taylor (R-VA) was indicted Monday on charges that she gave fake petition signatures to officials in an attempt to get a third-party candidate on the ...

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Second Manafort sentencing brings total to 7.5 years

Second Manafort sentencing brings total to 7.5 years

A federal judge on Wednesday added 43 months to Paul Manafort’s prison term, bringing the total sentence to 7 1/2 years for the former Trump campaign chairman. Manafort, 69, appeared ...

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Fairfax removed from leadership post in lieutenant governors group

Fairfax removed from leadership post in lieutenant governors group

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) was removed from his post as chairman of the Democratic Lieutenant Governors Association (DLGA) on Friday after two women came forward this week to ...

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Virginia Legislative Black Caucus calls on Fairfax to step down

Virginia Legislative Black Caucus calls on Fairfax to step down

The Virginia Legislative Black Caucus (VLBC) called on Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) to resign Friday after a second woman came forward to accuse him of sexual assault. The group ...

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Kaine calls for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax to resign

Kaine calls for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax to resign

Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) is joining calls for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D) to resign after a second woman accused him of sexual assault, adding pressure on the top ...

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Northam holds staff meeting amid calls to resign

Northam holds staff meeting amid calls to resign

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) on Sunday reportedly called for an abrupt senior staff meeting as he faces calls to resign over a controversy involving a racist photo. The Washington ...

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Northam’s yearbook photo depicting men in blackface, KKK robes ‘unforgivable’

Trump: Northam’s yearbook photo depicting men in blackface, KKK robes ‘unforgivable’

President Trump blasted Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam on Saturday after Northam apologized at a press conference hours earlier for a photo that appeared in his medical school yearbook depicting two ...

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