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Democrats Choose Eastern Shore Lawmaker For Special Election

An Accomack County Delegate is the Democrats’ choice for a special election.

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Local Names On McAuliffe Transition Panel

Some local names appear on Governor-Elect Terry McAuliffe’s transition team.

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Obenshain Says Herring Victory Claims Are Premature

Mark Obenshain says Mark Herring’s victory claims are premature.

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SBE Total: Herring Unofficial Winner By 164 Votes

Democrat Mark Herring has a 164 vote lead in the attorney general race following the posting of final figures from the State Board of Elections.

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Error In Richmond Gives Herring Lead In Ballot Count

Mark Herring is now the unofficial leader in the Attorney General’s race.

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Dittmar Becomes Albemarle’s Newest Supervisor

Albemarle has a new county supervisor.

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Major Parties Pick Candidates Soon For Northam Seat

Democrats and Republicans will meet soon to pick nominee for Ralph Northam’s seat.

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Obenshain Clings To Razor-Thin Lead

Mark Obenshain clings to a narrow lead in the ballot count for Attorney General.

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Virginia’s Next Governor Announces Future Executive Orders

Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe says he will sign two Executive Orders in mid-January.

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McAuliffe Reaches Out To Republicans

Terry McAuliffe spent Wednesday talking on the phone to key Republican lawmakers.

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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New Driving Laws For Seniors On January 1st

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Changes in driving laws are coming for seniors on January 1st.

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Study: Dozens Of Deaths At Unlicensed Day Care Centers

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A study shows there have been dozens of deaths at unlicensed day care centers over the past ten years.

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Morrissey Says He Won’t Run As Democrat

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Henrico Delegate Joe Morrissey says he won't seek the Democratic nomination to run for the seat he's vacating.

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Local Christmas Tree Recycling Announced

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The annual Christmas tree recycling program for Charlottesville and Albemarle has been announced.