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Voting results in the recent Republican primary for U.S. Senate show some signs that the traditional urban-rural divide may be slipping a bid.

Minds in Motion

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While thousands of Virginia students walked across stages to collect their diplomas this month, several hundred marked the end of the school year in a different way-- with the grand finale of Minds in Motion, a program that sends dance teachers into the public schools.

The governor has signed legislation expanding the state’s criminal data base – requiring that blood, saliva or tissue samples be taken from anyone convicted of two serious misdemeanors.

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Rolling into the weekend you may have plans to relax at one of Virginia’s many breweries or wineries. In the future, thanks to a new law, you may be able to bring your four legged-friend along.

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Threatened with deportation, a mother in Richmond has taken sanctuary at a local church.

VCU Marks 50 Years Of Impact On Richmond

15 hours ago

These days the city of Richmond is quickly becoming synonymous with two colors - black and gold.  

Virginia Commonwealth University, or VCU, will celebrate its 50th anniversary on July 1. How did this school with two campuses and the motto “Make it Real” come to be?

Businesses across the country are about to get major new tax incentives to move to some of the poorest parts of Virginia. But will it work?

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Virginia politicians are responding to reports of physical and emotional abuse of immigrant children detained at a juvenile justice center outside Staunton.

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Governor Ralph Northam will continue a tradition begun under former Governor Terry McAuliffe: hosting a children’s cabinet. The cabinet will be chaired by First Lady Pam Northam.

The National Park Service has approved an initial request for organizers to hold a second "Unite the Right" rally, this time across the street from the White House in August — one year after white supremacists gathered in Charlottesville, Va.

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