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Va. Senate Defeats Bill to Deny Immigrants In-State Tuition

An effort to deny in-state college tuition rates to some immigrants has been narrowly defeated in the Virginia Senate.

01/20/2015

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Va. Lawmakers Consider Raising Reckless Driving Limit

Drivers who get caught going 11 mph over the speed limit on Virginia’s interstate highways may no longer face criminal charges if a proposed bill passes.

01/20/2015

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Police: Virginia Man Stole Cruiser, Led Dangerous Chase

Police in eastern Kentucky say a Virginia man led police on a high speed chase in a stolen police cruiser.

01/18/2015

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5 Valentine’s Day Weekend Getaway Ideas

Enjoy a romantic weekend getaway for two, or for the whole family at any of these wonderful destination cities. With lots of activities, romantic spots and other hidden fun, you’ll be planning another trip out there as soon as possible.

01/16/2015

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Autistic Va. Inmate Pleads Guilty to Officer Assault Charge

A Virginia inmate with autism has pleaded guilty to a charge of assaulting a correctional officer and plans to seek a pardon from the governor.

01/08/2015

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Ex-Virginia Governor McDonnell Gets 2 Years in Prison

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, once a top Republican prospect for national office, faces sentencing Tuesday for selling the influence of his office to the CEO of a dietary supplements company.

01/06/2015

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Busy Holiday Travel Season for Virginians

More than one-third of Virginians are expected to travel this holiday season.

12/18/2014

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Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe Wants to Regulate Day Care Centers

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe wants to require day care providers that receive public subsidies to acquire a state license.

12/17/2014

Dez Wells (44), Michal Cekovsky (15), and Richaud Pack (20) of the Maryland Terrapins celebrate at the final buzzer as the Terrapins defeat the Iowa State Cyclones 72-63 to win the CBE Hall Of Fame Classic final game at Sprint Center on November 25, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Top 25 Schools Maryland, Virginia Square Off in ACC-Big Ten Challenge Showcase

Top 25 schools Maryland and Virginia square off in a showcase game Wednesday night, with the Big Ten leading the ACC-Big Ten Challenge 6-2 heading into the final night of competition.

12/03/2014

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Cut-Your-Own Christmas Tree Farms in the D.C./Baltimore Area

Plastic Christmas trees are very popular these days. Failing that, many people get their spruce from a tree lot run by the local Boy Scouts or fire company. But some still prefer the old fashioned method of heading to a tree farm with a hacksaw and cutting their tree down themselves.

11/21/2014

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