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More than a third of those who voted for a Republican House candidate were dissatisfied or angry with GOP leaders in Congress; a quarter of Democratic voters upset with President Obama. (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

Jan. 6 Special Election Set to Fill Va. House Seat

A special election is set for January to fill a House of Delegates seat vacated by Democrat Rosalynn Dance.

11/24/2014

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Va. Man Charged Following Annendale Barricade Incident

A 32-year-old man is behind bars after he threatened to harm his ex-girlfriend and held her inside a home for 6 hours in Annendale, police say.

11/18/2014

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Authorities Seek Public’s Help in Va. Carjacking

Metro Transit Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person of interest in the carjacking of a woman at a Virginia Metro station.

11/15/2014

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U.Va. Student Hannah Graham’s Life Remembered by Community

In a service mixed with laughter and tears, students, friends and family members gathered to remember University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, whose disappearance two months ago prompted a massive month-long search that ended in tragedy and criminal charges.

11/15/2014

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D.C. Heroin Dealer Gets 25 Years After Va. Teen Dies

A District of Columbia man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after police say he sold heroin to a 16-year-old northern Virginia girl who died.

11/14/2014

In this handout image provided by the FBI, Jesse Matthew is escorted by FBI agents into the custody of the Charlottesville Police Department on September 26, 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia. He was extradited from Galveston County, Texas and is a suspect in Hannah Graham's disappearance. The search for the missing UVA student Hannah Graham continues in both places.  (Photo by FBI via Getty Images)

Suspect in Student Kidnapping Pleads Not Guilty

The man accused of abducting a University of Virginia student has pleaded not guilty in a Fairfax County courtroom on an unrelated sexual assault charge.

11/14/2014

In this handout image provided by the FBI, Jesse Matthew is escorted by FBI agents into the custody of the Charlottesville Police Department on September 26, 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia. He was extradited from Galveston County, Texas and is a suspect in Hannah Graham's disappearance. The search for the missing UVA student Hannah Graham continues in both places.  (Photo by FBI via Getty Images)

Suspect in Va. College Student Kidnapping in Court

The man accused of abducting a University of Virginia student is expected to make an appearance in a Fairfax County courtroom on an unrelated sexual assault charge.

11/14/2014

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Married Attorneys Charged in Va. Stabbing Attack

Fairfax County police have charged a pair of married northern Virginia attorneys with malicious wounding and abduction in a stabbing attack of another couple still fighting for their lives.

11/13/2014

Parked next to a section of the border fence, a Border Patrol agent watches an area of the U.S.-Mexico border along the Rio Grande River. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Md., Va. Among States Where Thousands of Immigrant Children Have Been Placed

Immigration policy has been widely discussed in the U.S. lately, as refugees flood into the country attempting to escape violence in Mexico and Central America.

11/13/2014

In this handout image provided by the FBI, Jesse Matthew is escorted by FBI agents into the custody of the Charlottesville Police Department on September 26, 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia. He was extradited from Galveston County, Texas and is a suspect in Hannah Graham's disappearance. The search for the missing UVA student Hannah Graham continues in both places.  (Photo by FBI via Getty Images)

DNA Under Fingernail Provides Link in Matthew Case

Court records show that DNA recovered from underneath the fingernail of a sexual-assault victim in 2005 links that case to the man accused of abducting University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

11/06/2014

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