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Pharrell Williams Bringing Gospel Docuseries To Netflix
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Richmond Mayor Orders Emergency Removal of Confederate Statues
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Stonewall Jackson statue removed in Richmond
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NASA Names Headquarters After ‘Hidden Figure’ Mary W. Jackson
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Richmond mayor says police chief has resigned
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Black Americans disproportionately die in police Taser confrontations
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Biden Supporter Says Biden Should Stay In The Basement
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Boston removes decapitated Columbus statue
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Christopher Columbus statue pulled down, draped in burning flag in VA
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Virginia Judge Blocks the Removal of Robert E Lee Statue
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Unprovoked police officer tasers unarmed black man multiple times in Virginia
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Virginia to Remove Statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee
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Virginia Governor To Remove Statue Of Civil War General Robert E. Lee
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Northam orders removal of Robert E. Lee statue
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Spectacular implosion as Dominion Energy tower demolished in Virginia
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Wakey, Wakey: Millions Of Cicadas To Emerge After 17 Years Of Underground Slumber
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'Stop killing us', protesters chant at Donald Trump
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Woman wears hippo suit to safely hug mother in nursing home
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Automated delivery cashes in on pandemic-driven demand
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Parts of NY, VA and MD reopen in patchwork start
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Former Trump campaign aide Manafort released from prison amid coronavirus
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Another Confederate statue in Richmond, Va., comes down along Monument AvenueThe bronze monument to Confederate Gen. J.E.B. Stuart on horseback was hoisted from its granite base as crowds cheered early Tuesday.
Richmond Removes Stonewall Jackson Statue From Monument Avenue“We have needed to turn this page for decades,” Mayor Levar Stoney said. The capital of Virginia will take down other Confederate statues in the coming days.
Confederate statue removed in Richmond amid cheersA massive statue of Gen. Stonewall Jackson was removed from Richmond, Virginia's famed Monument Avenue amid cheers Wednesday afternoon, hours after the city's mayor gave the order to take down all..
Bannon aims to make a comeback in circle of Trump influencers ahead of electionAs an election approaches, Steve Bannon and his allies are trying to return the former chief White House strategist to media circles known to influence the president’s thinking. An investment banker..
Trump met with protest as he arrives at golf clubPresident Donald Trump was visiting Trump National Golf Club in Potomac Falls, Virginia on Saturday, after he cancelled a trip to a golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey this weekend. (June 27)
Teen pours out his heart in a letter to his stepdadKeon Wiggins, a 17-year-old from Suffolk, Virginia, brought his stepdad Donzell Powell and everyone else in the room to tears when he asked Powell to adopt him.
Cameron Webb Wins Democratic Primary in Virginia, Setting Up Key House RaceIf he were to win in the Republican-leaning district in November, Dr. Webb, 37, would become the first black physician to have a vote in Congress. He will face an opponent who has had trouble..
Voters cast their ballots in Kentucky, New York and Virginia; John Bolton's book is out: 5 things to know TuesdayVoters cast their ballots in Kentucky, New York and Virginia, John Bolton's book is out and more news you need to know Tuesday.
500 high school senior portraits in VirginiaPhotographer helps 500 high school seniors honour their commencement through portraits.
Statue of Arthur Ashe in Richmond, Virginia, defaced with 'White Lives Matter' spray paintA statue of Arthur Ashe was spray painted with the words "White Lives Matter" and "WLM" on Wednesday in Richmond, Virginia.
AP Top Stories June 17Here's the latest for Wednesday June 17th: Coronavirus concerns in Beijing; Coronavirus cases rising in Texas, Florida and Arizona; Republicans to introduce police reform plans; Confederate statue..
From Columbus to Confederates, Anger About Statues Boils OverFrom Virginia to New Mexico, protests over police brutality have brought hundreds of years of American history bubbling to the surface.
U.S. Supreme Court clears way for pipeline to cross Appalachian TrailRuling against environmentalists, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday decided that the federal government has the authority to allow a proposed $7.5 billion natural gas pipeline to cross under the popular..
Man charged with threatening to torch African American church in VirginiaA man from North Carolina was arrested on Friday on a charge of threatening to torch a predominantly African American church in Virginia after one of its ministers took part in a local prayer vigil for..
Protesters topple another Confederate statue in Virginia state capitalProtesters toppled a statue of the president of the Confederacy in the Virginia state capital of Richmond late on Wednesday, the latest U.S. monument to be torn down during nationwide demonstrations..
George Floyd updates: Jefferson Davis statue toppled in Virginia; Donald Trump lashes out at Seattle; TV show 'Live PD' canceledOne of four officers charged in Floyd's death posts bail. LAPD opens 56 investigations into excessive force, misconduct: Latest George Floyd updates.
Trump rejects removing names of Confederate leaders from US basesWASHINGTON: President ruled out renaming that are named for Confederate leaders on Wednesday even as banned the from its races and Democrats sought the removal from Capitol Hill of statues of people..
NASCAR bans Confederate flag; Wallace to drive with #BlackLivesMatters liveryNASCAR banned the Confederate flag on Wednesday from all events, and Bubba Wallace, the only African American driving in the NASCAR Cup Series, will use a #BlackLivesMatter livery on his car for a race..
Christopher Columbus Statues in Boston and Virginia Are DamagedThe incidents, in Boston’s North End and Richmond, Va., came as protesters angered by the death of George Floyd have targeted monuments that they see as symbols of white supremacy.
U.S. protesters topple Columbus statue and throw it in a lakeAnti-racism protesters in Virginia tore down a statue of Christopher Columbus on Tuesday night in Byrd park in Richmond, then draped it in a burning flag and dumped it in a lake, images of the incident..
Richmond Columbus statue toppled & thrown in lakeA statue of Christopher Columbus in Richmond, Virginia was torn down by demonstrators, set on fire and then thrown into a lake. Protesters spoke of the struggles of Native Americans, saying they began..
Virginia judge blocks governor's demand to pull down Confederate statueA judge in Richmond, Virginia, on Monday issued a 10-day injunction against Governor Ralph Northam's decision to remove a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee from the city, according to the..
Man who drove into Virginia protest is KKK leader, prosecutor saysVirginia prosecutors said on Monday a man facing charges for driving his pickup truck into racial equality protesters is a local leader of the Ku Klux Klan.
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KKK 'leader' charged for attack on Black Lives Matter protestersA hate crime investigation is underway after a Virginia man allegedly drove his car into protesters.
‘US requests UK assistance to obtain Prince Andrew testimony in Epstein probe’US authorities have formally requested Prince Andrew answer questions as a witness in a criminal probe into sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, according to reports. The Department of Justice has submitted a..
Confederate statue toppled by protesters in Virginia capitalRICHMOND, Va. — A small group of demonstrators toppled a statue of a Confederate general in the the former capital of the Confederacy late Saturday, following a day of largely peaceful protests in..
Virginia governor banishes statue of Civil War General Lee(Reuters) - Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, responding to widespread protests decrying racism after the death of a black man in police custody in Minneapolis, ordered on Thursday the removal of a..
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Virginia governor Northam orders removal of iconic Robert Lee statueVirginia's governor says a towering statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee will be removed as soon as possible from Richmond's Monument Avenue.
Robert E Lee statue: Virginia governor announces removal of monumentVirginia's governor says the monument to the Confederate general will be taken down in Richmond.
Virginia Governor Plans to Order Robert E. Lee Statue RemovedA statue of the Confederate general in Richmond is controlled by the state, but the city’s mayor said he would propose a bill to remove additional Confederate monuments there.
George Floyd Protests Reignite Debate Over Confederate StatuesDozens came down after a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., in 2017. Protesters outraged over the death of Mr. Floyd are targeting some that remained.
Where U.S. coronavirus cases are on the riseSeveral southern U.S. states reported sharp increases in COVID-19 infections, with Alabama, South Carolina and Virginia all seeing new cases rise 35% or more in the week ended May 31 compared with the..
Egypt’s ex-PM faces torture allegation in American’s lawsuitCAIRO: After his arrest in 2013 for documenting the deadliest crackdown on protesters in Egypt’s modern history, Mohamed Soltan landed in a notorious prison where he says he was brutally tortured for..
Glamorous dummies enforce pandemic safety at Michelin-starred Virginia restaurantIt's not your typical Michelin-starred feast experience, dining near life-size mannequins clad in glamorous 1940's style. It could be considered quite unconventional but then again, so is almost..
Bertha weakens to tropical depression after making landfall in South CarolinaBertha, the second named storm this Atlantic hurricane season, has weakened to a tropical depression but was still expected to bring heavy rain and possibly life-threatening flash floods to parts of..
Northam admits error in beach visit without maskVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam admitted he "was not prepared" and left his mask in his vehicle on Saturday when he was photographed with well-wishers during a visit to Virginia Beach. (May 26)
Virginia nurse lives on boat while helping New York battle the pandemicBy night, nurse Rachel Hartley is on the front line of the war against the coronavirus. By day, she rests on the sailboat that brought her from Virginia, wondering how she will explain it all to her..
20 hikers were rescued from flooding in popular Virginia hike trail, fire official saysEmergency crews rescued 20 hikers on a Virginia trail who had been trapped since Sunday evening due to flash flooding.
Projecting normalcy, Trump leaves the White House to go golfing in VirginiaGolf courses in Virginia remained open under Governor Ralph Northam's stay-at-home orders.
A family stopped to pick up trash bags during a drive. Inside was nearly $1 million in cashA Virginia family found nearly $1 million in cash on the road while taking a drive to escape the boredom of coronavirus quarantine.
A Campaign Milestone: ‘I Was Drugged and Raped,’ Heard in a Candidate’s AdA Democratic congressional candidate in Virginia is releasing a TV spot where she speaks candidly about assault, a new step in a political landscape altered by the #MeToo movement.
Man who wore watermelon on head while stealing from convenience store arrested, police sayVirginia police arrested one suspect accused of stealing alcohol from a convenience store while wearing a hollowed-out watermelon on his head.