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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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