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A commission studying what to do with the most prominent Confederate monuments in Richmond recommended Monday removing one honoring Confederate President Jefferson Davis.

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Federal hate crime charges have been filed against a man accused of plowing a car into a crowd of people protesting last August’s “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville – killing a woman and injuring dozens more.

A group of women's health care providers filed a lawsuit Wednesday seeking to overturn a number of Virginia's abortion regulations in light of a landmark 2016 U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

mountainvalleypipeline.info

A divided panel of federal regulators has denied requests from individuals and public interest groups to reconsider its approval of the Mountain Valley Pipeline.

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Friday issued an order turning down the requests. Two of the five commissioners dissented.

Michael Pope

Republicans chose Corey Stewart, an outspoken supporter of President Donald Trump and defender of Confederate monuments, as their nominee for the state's U.S. Senate race on Tuesday, while Democrats picked women in five of six Congressional District primaries.

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