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Details Emerge About Video That Ties Charles Severance To Fatal Shooting

A search warrant is offering new details about how Alexandria Police were able to tie former mayoral candidate Charles Severance to the murder of two woman earlier this year.

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UVA Abduction Suspect Jesse Matthew Arrested In Texas

Jesse Matthew — the man that police say was the last known person to see missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham — was arrested yesterday in Galveston, Texas.

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Concealed Carry And Police Body Cameras In D.C.

Washington, D.C., moved forward this week to address two hot button policy issues: concealed carry of handguns and police body cameras.

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Police Charge Jesse Matthew With Abduction Of Missing UVA Student

Charlottesville police are charging Jesse Matthew with abduction and intent to defile. Matthew is on the run, and student Hannah Graham is still missing.
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Police Searching For 'Person Of Interest' In Hannah Graham's Disappearance

Authorities are continuing to search the apartment of a man they believe is the last person seen with Hannah Graham, the missing University of Virginia student, before she disappeared. They want the public's help.
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Lawmakers Demand Answers After Man With Knife Scales White House Fence

Lawmakers in the D.C. region are demanding explanations of Secret Service after a 42-year-old Army veteran scaled a fence and ran across the White House lawn with a knife in his pocket on Friday.

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Person Of Interest In Disappearance Of UVA Student Wanted For Reckless Driving

Jesse Matthew, the man who was last seen with missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, is now being sought by police on reckless driving charges.

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Criminalization Of Poverty

Debtors' prisons were outlawed in the U.S. nearly 200 years ago, but across the country, counties and cites are increasingly passing costs along to offenders, and people unable to pay are ending up in jail. We explore the issues.

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Intimate Partner Violence: A Personal Perspective

The Ray Rice incident has confronted our country with the complex issue of domestic abuse. Kojo explores intimate partner violence with a survivor and a local expert.

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Facing Three Murder Charges, Severance Makes First Court Appearance

Charles Severance, the former Alexandria resident with a history of eccentric behavior, has made his initial appearance on multiple murder charges.