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Attorney says Maureen McDonnell developed crush on Williams

Defense grills witness in ex-Virginia governor's trial

A defense lawyer is attacking the credibility of the key witness in the corruption trial of Virginia's former governor and his wife.

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U.S. Rep. Cantor to resign August 18

U.S. Rep. Eric Cantor tells a Virginia newspaper he will resign his seat in the House of Representatives months earlier than expected.

Ticket sales for Va. fair begin online in August

Advance tickets for the 2014 State Fair of Virginia are set to go on sale next month.

Rolex passed among jurors in McDonnell corruption trial

A key witness in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell testified that he made a mistake when he bought a Rolex watch for the governor at the first lady's request.

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Jury seated in peanut salmonella trial for former Lynchburg area company

A jury has been seated to hear the trial of three people charged in connection with a deadly salmonella outbreak traced to a southwest Georgia peanut plant five years ago.


Kroger restricts pseudoephedrine sales in West Virginia

Supermarket chain Kroger is tightening monthly purchase limits of cold medications that contain pseudoephedrine at its West Virginia stores.


Jim Justice's mines have 266 violations in five states

A West Virginia coal billionaire has more than 250 pending violations at mining operations in Kentucky and four other states.

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U.Va. student gets $212,500 settlement after water mistaken for beer

Virginia's attorney general says a $212,500 settlement has been reached with a University of Virginia student who was arrested after her purchase of water was mistaken for beer.

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