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Kaine Speaks About Silver Line And Metro's Long-Term Challenges

On the eve of the Silver Line’s maiden voyage, Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va.) sat down for a wide-ranging interview about Metro’s first new rail line since 1991.
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Virginia Keeping Drug Used In Botched Executions

One of the drugs used in three recent botched executions will remain part of Virginia's lethal injection protocol.
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New Jersey Couple Killed By Tornado That Hit Campground On Va. Eastern Shore

Lord Balatbat and Lolabeth Ortega of Jersey City, New Jersey were killed when a tornado hit their campground on Virginia's Eastern Shore on Thursday morning.
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Two Dead, Dozens Injured On Eastern Shore After Reports Of Tornado

A violent storm touched down at the Cherrystone campground near Cape Charles, Va., just minutes after a tornado warning went out at 8:20 a.m.
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The Politics Hour - July 25, 2014

Watch live video of Kojo and Tom Sherwood as they chat with D.C. mayoral candidate David Catania (I).

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2 Dead, 20 Injured At Eastern Shore Campground After Reports Of Tornado

Strong storms swept over Virginia's Eastern Shore on Monday, killing two and injuring nearly two dozen others at a campground.

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Study: 15 Percent Of Virginia Kids Live In Poverty

Virginia was ranked in the top fifth of states in measures of childhood well-being, but statistics on the economic security of families showed a decline.

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Tysons Pedestrian Infrastructure Lacking Ahead Of Silver Line Opening

The Silver Line opens July 26, but pedestrian amenities like sidewalks and crosswalks are still lacking in parts of Fairfax County.
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Alexandria, Old Dominion Boat Club Settle Land Swap Deal

Alexandria's waterfront plan will move forwad after the city and the Old Dominion Boat Club agreed to a land swap that benefits both.

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Virginia Politics Likely To Be Under Microscope In McDonnell Corruption Trial

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will go on trial next week, and observers expect the defense to cast the Republican as a good man caught up in a corrupt system.

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