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Map of the 2014 Marine Corps Marathon course. (Photo credit: Marine Corps Marathon)

Marine Corps Marathon Guide and Road Closures

Below is a list of road closures for the 39th Marine Corps Marathon and the MCM10K on Sunday, October 26. Both events start at 7:55 a.m. and will run through Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. The course will be officially closing by 3 p.m.

10/24/2014

US military vehicles drive along the Kabul-Bagram road near Bagram Prison facilities. (credit: MASSOUD HOSSAINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Prisoner In Afghanistan To Be Tried In US

The Obama administration is preparing to transfer a military detainee in Afghanistan for criminal trial in Virginia, U.S. officials said Thursday.

10/23/2014

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Va. Officials Set Up Hotline for Ebola Questions

The Virginia Department of Health is helping answer questions from the public and provide the most up-to-date information regarding Ebola to Virginians.

10/22/2014

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U.S. Grants Aimed at Assisting Va. Schools, Students

More than $13 million in federal funding is headed to Virginia to improve mental health services for students and to expand school safety programs.

10/17/2014

Officials from the World Health Organization wear protective clothing on July 28, 2012 as they prepare to enter Kagadi Hospital in Kibale District, about 200 kilometres from Kampala, where an outbreak of Ebola virus started.  (Photo credit: ISAAC KASAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Senators Seek Answers on Ebola Prep in Va.

U.S. Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are asking Virginia hospital and health officials how prepared the state is to deal with any patients who have symptoms of Ebola.

10/17/2014

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Booze Price Hike Irks Va. Consumers, Restaurants

A move to raise the cost of liquor at Virginia’s beverage control stores is distilling sour spirits from restaurants and bars, as well as consumers.

10/16/2014

Ed Gillespie (left) and Mark Warner are running for U.S. Senate in Virginia. (Photos from Getty Images)

Virginia Senate Debate Filled With Partisan Accusations

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie are both accusing each other of putting partisan self-interests ahead of Virginia’s needs.

10/13/2014

Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Virginia Gov.: Married Gay Couples Now Can Adopt

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is sending notice to local social services divisions that married gay couples can now adopt children.

10/10/2014

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Stone Brewing Co. to Build Virginia Facility

Stone Brewing Co., one of the nation’s top 10 craft breweries, is tapping Virginia for its East Coast operations.

10/09/2014

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A Recap of Virginia’s Gay Marriage Case

Same-sex marriages began in Virginia on Monday after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal of a lower court decision striking down the state’s ban on such unions.

10/06/2014

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