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Billionaire's group pledges $2M in Virginia governor's race

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:50:00 GMT2017-08-22T14:50:00Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A group backed by former a hedge fund manager and climate change activist is planning to spend $2 million to help Democrat Ralph Northam in this year's closely watched race for governor in Virginia....



Waverly mayor cleared of election fraud charges

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:14:54 GMT2017-08-22T13:14:54Z

WAVERLY, Va. (AP) -- The mayor of a town in Sussex County who was cleared of felony election fraud charges says he's grateful the "ordeal" is over....



Charlottesville to cover Confederate statues in black fabric

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:33:21 GMT2017-08-22T11:33:21Z

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Charlottesville, Virginia, is planning to cover the statues of Confederate Gens. Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson in black fabric....



Town official apologizes for posting racist slur on Facebook

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:19:12 GMT2017-08-22T11:19:12Z

DUDLEY, Mass. (AP) -- An official in a Massachusetts town has publicly apologized after posting a racist slur on Facebook in the wake of the deadly violence at a white nationalist rally in Virginia....



Thousands of sailors return after 7-month deployment

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:58:00 GMT2017-08-22T10:58:00Z

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- More than 7,000 sailors have returned to Virginia after a seven-month deployment....



Arson suspected in blaze that injured 2 firefighters

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:16:55 GMT2017-08-22T10:16:55Z

PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) -- Authorities believe a blaze that injured two firefighters at a vacant home in central Virginia was likely intentionally set....



Miss Virginia pageant moving to Liberty University

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:26:03 GMT2017-08-22T05:26:03Z

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) -- The Miss Virginia Pageant is moving to Lynchburg after more than 50 years in Roanoke....



State seeking help in studying game bird health

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:22:02 GMT2017-08-22T05:22:02Z

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) -- The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is looking for help from hunters to get a better idea of the impact of the West Nile virus on the state's ruffed grouse population....



VA Lottery

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 03:17:57 GMT2017-08-22T03:17:57Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- These Virginia lotteries were drawn Monday:...



Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Night' game

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 03:17:53 GMT2017-08-22T03:17:53Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Cash 5 Night" game were:...



Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Night' game

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 03:13:20 GMT2017-08-22T03:13:20Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were:...



Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Night' game

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 03:13:20 GMT2017-08-22T03:13:20Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 4 Night" game were:...



Latest: Speakers shout down Charlottesville council members

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 02:23:52 GMT2017-08-22T02:23:52Z

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- The Latest on developments related to a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville (all times local):...



Grads returning diplomas to protest Falwell's Trump support

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 02:08:40 GMT2017-08-22T02:08:40Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Some graduates of Liberty University say they're returning their diplomas to the evangelical school to denounce President Jerry Falwell Jr.'s latest show of support for Donald Trump....



Maine governor dashes off handwritten missives to critics

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 20:09:24 GMT2017-08-21T20:09:24Z

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- Gov. Paul LePage is sending handwritten missives to residents who've written to criticize him for his silence following racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia....



Alaska NAACP members respond to Virginia clashes

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:33:48 GMT2017-08-21T18:33:48Z

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) -- Following the clashes between white nationalists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, Alaska members of the NAACP met and reflected on the issues of race, bigotry and white supremacy that have dominated national attention....



Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Day' game

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:23:00 GMT2017-08-21T18:23:00Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 3 Day" game were:...



Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Day' game

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:23:00 GMT2017-08-21T18:23:00Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:...



Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Day' game

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:22:59 GMT2017-08-21T18:22:59Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Cash 5 Day" game were:...



Virginia gov 'most likely' to pursue Lee statue removal

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:21:54 GMT2017-08-21T16:21:54Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he is "most likely" to submit legislation to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from Richmond's iconic Monument Avenue....