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More Details Emerge On Crash That Kills 1, Injures 16

A speeding white car swerved into the path of a shuttle bus in Lorton, Va., on Sunday, causing the bus to crash and killing one and injuring 16 others in the process.

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Compromise Or Fight? Alexandria Boat Club Takes Vote

Alexandria city officials have threatened to seize parking spots from the Old Dominion Boat Club using eminent domain, and now the club's members are voting whether to take a compromise or fight back.

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Lorton Bus Crash Kills 1, Injures 16

One person was killed and 16 injured early Sunday morning after a bus was run off the road on Lorton, Va.

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Officials Getting Out The Word On New Virginia Voter ID Law

A new voter ID law in the Commonwealth of Virginia will restrict the types of identification that can be used at the polls, and state officials are trying to get out the word to the voting public.

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73-Year-Old Woman Linked To Alexandria Arsons

Police have arrested Shirley Ann Vigneau, a longtime resident of an apartment complex that has been plagued by fires.
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Man Sought In Attempted Abduction At Potomac Mills Mall

Police say a man choked and attempted to abduct a woman Thursday night in a shopping-mall parking lot.
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Behind The Scenes At Local Public Libraries

Over the last decade, public libraries have changed and evolved rapidly to meet patron demand. Directors must balance the budget, find new ways to use existing space and manage collections that include books and resources, both tangible and virtual. We talk with directors of three local systems about the role of the library in our modern communities.

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McAuliffe Approves Extradition Request For Suspect In Three Alexandria Killings

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has approved a request asking West Virginia authorities to extradite a man prosecutors have said is a suspect in three unsolved killings in the city of Alexandria over the past decade.
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Virginia Woman Claims State Sex Offender Registry Is Unconstitutional

The Supreme Court is expected to consider taking up a case today involving a Virginia woman who claims the state's sex offender registry law is unconstitutional.
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Door to Door: Clover-College Park, Alexandria, Va. and Accokeek, Md.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This time around we visit visit Clover College Park area of Alexandria, Va. and Accokeek, Md.

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