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No jail time in 1st riot sentence; Oath Keeper pleads guilty

By ALANNA DURKIN RICHER and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN An Indiana woman on Wednesday became the first defendant to be sentenced in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol and avoided time behind bars, while a member of the Oath Keepers extremist group pleaded guilty in a conspiracy case and agreed to cooperate with prosecutors in a major step forward for the massive investigation. The two developments signal that the cases against those charged in the deadly siege are slowly advancing, even as the U....
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Oath Keeper pleads guilty in Jan. 6 attack; will cooperate

By ALANNA DURKIN RICHER and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN A member of the Oath Keepers extremist group pleaded guilty Wednesday in the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol and agreed to cooperate with prosecutors in a major step forward for the massive investigation into the insurrection. It was also the first guilty plea in the major conspiracy case brought against members of the Oath Keepers. Graydon Young, who was accused alongside 15 other members and associates of the Oath Keepers of conspiring to block t...
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High Court Rejects Defendant's Vindictive-Prosecution Claim

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal from a Virginia drug dealer serving a 41-year murder sentence that he claims is the result of vindictive prosecution.
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Biden Mourns Former Senate Colleague, Virginia's John Warner

President Joe Biden is mourning his former Senate colleague, Virginia's John Warner.
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Partisan War Over Teaching History and Racism Stokes Tensions in U.S. Schools

By Gabriella Borter and James OliphantASHBURN, Virginia (Reuters) - The school board of Virginia's wealthy Loudoun County had planned to hold a...
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United States: Virginia Will Likely Be The Second State To Pass Privacy Legislation - Ward & Berry

The Virginia state House of Delegates and Senate voted to approve data privacy legislation, titled the Consumer Data Protection Act...
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Army' of Virginia parents unite against critical race theory 'insanity': 'Our protests won't stop'

Loudoun County parents are speaking out against critical race theory in their school district, with one mother Rachel Pisani, telling...
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Police: Man Fatally Shot After Pointing Gun at Officers

Officers fatally shot a man who police say pointed a gun at law enforcement as he emerged from a Virginia convenience store where he held two people hostage.
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Raucous Virginia school board meeting on transgender rights cut short

Two people were arrested during a fiery public meeting Tuesday night of an embattled Virginia school board, which cut off public...
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2 arrested at Virginia school board meeting on critical race theory, transgender policy

Two people were arrested following a local school board meeting in Virginia that turned unruly, with officials shutting down a public...
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10 Things in Politics: Klobuchar's elite club of donors

Good morning, and welcome to 10 Things in Politics. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.I'm the Insider politics reporter Oma Seddiq, filling in for Brent Griffiths. Send me tips at [email protected] or @omaseddiq.Here's what we're talking about today:What gets you access to chats with Sen. Amy Klobuchar;A (brief) chat with the guy who led Biden's vaccine rollout;Trump reportedly wanted the DOJ to investigate 'SNL'.With Jordan Erb.Developing: New York's prima...
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United States: Colorado Privacy Law Heads To Governor's Desk For Signature - Klein Moynihan Turco LLP

On June 8, 2021, the Colorado General Assembly passed the Colorado Privacy Act ("CPA"). If signed by Governor Jared Polis, Colorado will join California and Virginia as only the third state of the Union...
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Three Indicted for Murder, Dismemberment of Virginia Man

Three people have been indicted by a special Virginia grand jury on first-degree murder and more than 80 other charges in connection with the February slaying and dismemberment of a 20-year-old man.
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The US Navy says parts on its Virginia-class attack submarines are breaking sooner than expected

The Navy has a problem with some of its Virginia-class fast-attack submarines, specifically that some parts are failing sooner than expected. US Navy The US Navy has a parts problem with some of its Virginia-class submarines. Some parts "are failing more quickly than we originally envisioned," the acting Navy secretary said. His comments follow a report revealing the Navy has cannibalized hundreds of subs for working parts. See more stories on Insider's business page. US Navy leaders a...
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Virginia Hopes to Remove Time Capsule Along With Lee Statue

If a court clears the way, the state of Virginia will not just remove a soaring statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E.
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SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 299 Status Reports

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‘How Is She In My House?’ Woman At Center Of ItalyGate Was Up To Some Weird Things

The story of Michele Ballarin, the Virginia realtor and Somali pirate hostage negotiator with ties to MAGAland's bonkers "ItalyGate" conspiracy theory, just got even more bizarre somehow. [Author: Cristina Cabrera]
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State to Decide on Spending to Improve Mental Health Care

State officials say Virginia’s “dangerously” full mental hospitals are overwhelmed amid staffing shortages, a situation that has long plagued the hospitals and only worsened during the pandemic.
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Can the military academies compete with Stanford and Harvard in venture? Two veterans are raising $50M to find out

Soldier-entrepreneurs are unfortunately still a rare breed in Silicon Valley, despite the region’s origins in Cold War defense spending. While the courage and perseverance required to fight in an overseas battlefield (or the office bureaucracy on base) would seem a perfect fit for the travails of the founder, the reality is that the journey from solider to CEO is a long and arduous transition. A couple of organizations have popped up over the years to make the leap easier. For instance, Patriot ...
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Police Investigating Fatal Boating Accident in Sussex County

Police in Virginia are investigating a fatal boating accident that occurred in Sussex County.
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Share What You Love with a Visit to the Mountains of Virginia in Smyth County

This summer, reconnect with what you love. From peaceful mountain lakes to ziplining through the treetops, Smyth County, VA has everything you need for a family getaway. Plan your vacation now, and share what you love with your family. Hungry Mother State Park One of the crown jewels of the Virginia park system, Hungry Mother […] The post appeared first on Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine.
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Connect with the James River and Be a James Changer

From canoe trips to refreshing dips, the James River is a great way to enjoy Virginia’s natural beauty. But whether you’re on the water every day or dipping your toes in for the very first time, it’s important to know that clean water is no accident. That’s why the James River Association (JRA) works vigilantly […] The post Connect with the James River and Be a James Changer appeared first on Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine.
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Michaels, Abbott Lead Virginia Past Vols 6-0 in CWS Opener

Logan Michaels homered for the first time this season and Andrew Abbott pitched six shutout innings as Virginia beat Tennessee 6-0 at the College World Series.
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TSA: Virginia Woman Caught With Gun at Richmond Airport

The Transportation Security Administration says that it prevented a Virginia woman from carrying a loaded handgun onto a flight departing from Richmond International Airport.
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Reverse Mortgage Lender Named a 2021 ‘Top Workplace’ by Washington Post

Atlantic Coast Mortgage, a Virginia-based mortgage lender offering both forward and reverse mortgage products, was named one of the best places to work in the Washington D.C. area as determined by the eighth annual Top Workplaces survey conducted by the Washington Post. The survey, conducted in partnership with employee engagement firm Energage, LLC, asked employees in the area about the companies they work for in an effort to identify 200 of the highest ranked workplaces in the region. 2021’...
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Virginia Drama Teacher Takes His Final Bow After 30 Years

HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — The show must go on, as they say in the theater world. But after 30 years as a drama teacher at Thomas Harrison Middle School, Michael Strawderman will get to watch the show from the seats and not the wings of the stage.
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Angels’ Phil Gosselin is among the graduating class of ’21

ANAHEIM ― Angels infielder Phil Gosselin promised his mother, Marianne, that he would graduate from college. For 10 years, baseball got in the way. Gosselin was 29 units short of attaining his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics when the Atlanta Braves drafted him out of the University of Virginia in 2010. With a little help from the COVID-19 pandemic, MLB’s College Scholarship Plan for players, and the flexibility of two teams and a handful of professors, Gosselin graduated in May. “I feel like I en...
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Police: 2 Juveniles,1 Adult Dead in Apparent Triple Homicide

Police in Virginia say they are investigating what appears to be a triple homicide in Fairfax County.
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No Parole for Virginia Man Who Killed 3 During 1984 Rampage

The Virginia Parole Board will not grant parole to a man who was convicted of killing three people and wounding two law enforcement officers during a 1984 rampage.
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Historic Florida Steam Train Will Become Tourist Attraction

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A 101-year-old steam locomotive that once plied the steel ribbons between Jacksonville and Virginia, then was displayed downtown before its move to the Prime Osborn Convention Center’s parking lot, has another journey to make.
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