Election

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McDonnell Corruption Trial Underway In Richmond

The trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell is underway in Richmond.

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First Warner-Gillespie Debate Takes Place Before Virginia Bar Association

Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie have had the first debate of the 2014 U.S. Senate campaign.

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Cuccinelli’s 2014 Goal Involves Electing Conservative U.S. Senators

Former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli wants to elect more conservatives to the U.S. Senate.

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Gaughan Campaign Manager Speaks To Area Democrats

The campaign manager for congressional hopeful Lawrence Gaughan has met with area Democratic leaders.

State Board Elections

State Agency Tells Salahi He Won’t Be On Fall Ballot

A man who gained a reputation for crashing a White House party won't be on Virginia ballots this November.

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Wife Of Senate Hopeful Ed Gillespie Campaigns In Albemarle

The wife of the Republican U.S. Senate nominee joined area GOP activists during a Sunday campaign event in Albemarle.

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Brat Selects Senior Campaign Staffers

Seventh Congressional District nominee Dave Brat (R- Hanover County) has picked senior campaign staffers.

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Marsh, Howell Appointed To State Boards

Two recently retired members of the General Assembly have new six-figure state jobs

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Grand Jury Indicts Henrico Delegate Morrissey

A Richmond area grand jury has indicted Delegate Joe Morrissey (D- Henrico County).

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Three Regions To Have August 19th Special Elections

Special elections wil happen in August in Tidewater, Northern Virginia, and Southwest Virginia.

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Augusta Supervisor Challenging Senator Hanger Next Year

Five-term State Senator Emmett Hanger will face a challenge for the GOP nomination in 2015.

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Virginia Organizing Protest Rally In House Speaker District

Virginia Organizing held a silent vigil in the district of House of Delegates Speaker Bill Howell.

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The Beatles wanted to film ‘Lord of the Rings’

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FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

Peter Jackson reveals John Lennon could have played Gollum in a Stanley Kubrick directed LOTR adaptation.

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Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

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British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ sequel set for 2017

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Marvel unveils plans to press ahead with a sequel to "Guardians of the Galaxy," days before the superhero movie even hits theaters.