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‘On the Farm Again’ Woman Makes Hay Replica of Willie Nelson

HUDDLESTON, Va. — Country singer Willie Nelson frequently sings about traveling and seeing things he may never see again. “This one seems to be everyone’s favorite by far. My cousin joked that I might have to quit now because I’ll never be able to top this....
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Mystery of Racist Photo in Governor’s Yearbook Left Unsolved

NORFOLK, Va. — The mystery of whether Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam was in the racist yearbook photo that nearly destroyed his career remains unsolved. "No individual that we interviewed has told us from personal knowledge that the governor is in the photogr...
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Opinion: New York Abortion Law Allows Infanticide

As a child in the early 90’s, I would sometimes visit the old Valley Children’s Hospital at Shields and Millbrook avenues, where my father worked. The NICU unit was near my dad’s office, and there was an outsid...
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Blackface Scandal Spotlights Deeply Embedded Racism in US

When Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam refused to resign last week, he did so in the shadow of a Capitol built by a founding father and a slave owner, in the former seat of the Confederacy still wrestling with what to do about statues that honor those who fought to ...
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Democrat’s Campaign Boots Undercover Conservative Volunteer

RICHMOND, Va. — A woman working for a conservative group that creates undercover "sting" videos infiltrated the campaign of a Democratic former CIA agent who is running for Congress in Virginia, campaign officials said. A campaign manager for Abigail Spanbe...