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Obama, Biden announce millions for job training

Hoping to help close the gap between workers' skills and the needs of businesses, President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced he's putting hundreds of millions toward job training programs…

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Judge overturns North Dakota abortion law

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that North Dakota's abortion law, considered one of the most restrictive in the nation, is unconstitutional.

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Louisiana governor to deliver Liberty University's keynote address

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal will be the keynote speaker for Liberty University's graduation on May 10, the school announced Wednesday.

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Franklin County residents sound off on proposed tax increase

Residents of Franklin County sounded off Tuesday night, as the Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on a proposed budget that includes tax increases. But along with the complaints, some…

Franklin County Supervisors public hearing

Virginia First Lady, Republicans talk Medicaid expansion

Republicans in the House of Delegates and Governor Terry McAuliffe appear no closer to resolving the standoff

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10 candidates running for 3 seats on Roanoke City Council

Ten candidates are running for three seats on Roanoke City Council. Tuesday, the Williamson Road Area Business Association brought them together for a candidates forum.

Roanoke City Council Candidates Forum

Governor McAuliffe to give commencement speech at Virginia Tech

Governor Terry McAuliffe will deliver the commencement address this year at Virginia Tech.

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe

2014 midterms: What's at stake

Their approval rating is horrendous. They rarely get along or get anything done. So here's your chance to do something about it.

With the entire House of Representatives and more than a third of…

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Gillespie raises $2.2 million in Virginia Senate bid

Republican Ed Gillespie has raised $2.2 million in his bid to unseat U.S. Sen. Mark Warner.

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Will Chelsea Clinton go into the family business?

Chelsea Clinton is once again keeping the door open to a possible run for office in the future.

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Has Aung San Suu Kyi lost her voice?

Having endured nearly 15 years of house arrest with grace and courage, Aung San Suu Kyi has earned a reputation throughout the world as a political superstar of rare moral stature.

But for some…

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First lady, dogs visit military families

First Lady Michelle Obama visited military families on the campus of the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Monday, with first dogs Bo and Sunny in tow.

A group of children and their…

Bo, Sunny Obama

Christie's interview with investigators

The first news report linking his top aides to an alleged political payback scheme to close lanes on the George Washington Bridge made Chris Christie "sick to his stomach," the New Jersey…

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Woman faces federal charges in Clinton shoe incident

An Arizona woman now faces federal charges for allegedly throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton.

Alison Ernst Clinton shoe thrower

Stories about NSA surveillance win Pulitzers

Two news organizations' stories about National Security Agency surveillance, based upon documents leaked by Edward Snowden, have been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for public service, often…

NSA, National Security Agency HQ, Fort Meade, Md

Report: E-cigarettes appealing to kids

A dozen Democratic members of Congress released a report on Monday concluding that electronic cigarettes "aggressively (promote) their products by using techniques and venues that appeal to…

Man smokes e-cig

Sources: Another Port Authority resignation expected

Another New Jersey representative on the board of commissioners at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is stepping aside, according to several sources with knowledge of the…

Christie at Fort Lee NJ City Hall

Anti-tax group praises Virginia House speaker

An anti-tax group Americans for Tax Reform is applauding House Speaker William J. Howell for his opposition to Medicaid expansion.

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Obama marks Holy Week, reflects on Kansas shooting

President Barack Obama took time on Monday at a Holy Week prayer breakfast to reflect on the deadly shooting outside a Jewish community center in Kansas.

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Medicaid expansion debate good for insurers

Some of the biggest health insurance companies in the country are poised to benefit from the debate over expanding Medicaid in Virginia, regardless of its outcome.

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Obama Biden jobs near Pittsburgh

Obama, Biden announce millions for job training

Abortion rights, anti-abortion supporters

Judge overturns North Dakota abortion law

Bobby Jindal

Louisiana governor to deliver Liberty...

Franklin County Supervisors public hearing

Franklin County residents sound off on proposed...

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Virginia First Lady, Republicans talk Medicaid...

Roanoke City Council Candidates Forum

10 candidates running for 3 seats on Roanoke...

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe

Governor McAuliffe to give commencement speech...

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2014 midterms: What's at stake

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Gillespie raises $2.2 million in Virginia...

Chelsea Clinton

Will Chelsea Clinton go into the family business?

Aung San Suu Kyi, Obama

Has Aung San Suu Kyi lost her voice?

Bo, Sunny Obama

First lady, dogs visit military families

Chris Christie

Christie's interview with investigators

Alison Ernst Clinton shoe thrower

Woman faces federal charges in Clinton shoe...

NSA, National Security Agency HQ, Fort Meade, Md

Stories about NSA surveillance win Pulitzers

Man smokes e-cig

Report: E-cigarettes appealing to kids

Christie at Fort Lee NJ City Hall

Sources: Another Port Authority resignation...

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Anti-tax group praises Virginia House speaker

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Obama marks Holy Week, reflects on Kansas shooting

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Medicaid expansion debate good for insurers

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