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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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Lawmakers Return To Richmond For Veto Override Session

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General Asembly members returned to Richmond Wednesday for a one-day session.

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Teen stowaway spent hours undetected at California airport

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A boy who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet is resting in a hospital.

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Suns’ Dragic voted NBA’s most improved

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Phoenix guard Goran Dragic, whose breakout campaign helped his team to a 23-win improvement, was named most improved player.

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It’s not Pitbull, it’s Amy Poehler

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Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o named ‘most beautiful’

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The actress was named as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by "People" magazine.