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FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) An aspiring California rapper has been indicted on capital murder charges in the deaths of four people found bludgeoned to death at a central Virginia home in September. Indictments were returned for 20-year-old Richard "Sam" McCroskey.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Virginians are heading to the polls to elect a new governor. Also on today's ballot are races for lieutenant governor, attorney general and the House of Delegates. Voting stations opened at 6 a.m. and lines haven't been long and have moved relatively quickly. The polls close at 7 p.m.

TRIANGLE, Va. (AP) Prince William County police have identified two teenagers found fatally shot at a home in Triangle. Police say a father returned to his Oakdale Circle home Monday evening and found his 17-year-old daughter, Desiree M. Patrick, and an 18-year-old man, Quirinius S. Williams of Woodbridge, in a bedroom with gunshot wounds.

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Exhibit Shows Dolores Huerta's Life As Part Of The 'Backbone' Of America

The exhibit about the United Farm Workers activist is the first in the National Portrait Gallery's "One Life" series to be devoted to a Latina.

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Do Try This At Home: 3 Korean Banchan (Side Dishes) In One Pot

If you've ever eaten at a Korean restaurant, you're used to the endless side dishes that come out with the meal. They're called banchan, and they're remarkably simple to make for yourself.
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Cutting Local Taxes In The District

The D.C. Council has taken steps to accelerate tax cuts for all income earners. They're part of a broader overhaul of the city's tax levels, but some council members argued there wasn't enough time for a rigorous debate about the new schedule. We explore the debate over cutting taxes for D.C. residents and how it affects the city's ability to pay for critical local services.

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Reddit CEO Says Miscommunication Led To Blackout Protest

A user revolt briefly shut down the social-site last week after a key employee was dismissed. Interim CEO Ellen Pao says the company has "apologized for not communicating better" with site moderators.

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