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Virginia Senate Republicans were set to sink ethics bill

Virginia Senate Republicans were set to sink ethics bill

They said it was flawed, but the House speaker threatened to shame them publicly if they passed nothing.

Deals on ethics rules, reporting of sexual assaults wrap up Va. session

Deals on ethics rules, reporting of sexual assaults wrap up Va. session

Bills will cap gifts to public officials at $100 and require police to be informed of more crimes at colleges.

Va. General Assembly agrees to compensate eugenics victims

Budget sets aside $400,000 to pay victims of long-running policy.

Va. Republican Party spokesman to announce departure

Garren Shipley says he’s taken another job that will allow him to spend more time with his family.

With time to spare, Va. lawmakers finish work on proposed budget

The plan rejects Medicaid expansion but provides millions sought for mental-health services.

Marijuana oil now allowed in Virginia for victims of severe epilepsy

Lawmakers took a small step towards medical marijuana use but provided no means for obtaining the oil.

Va. court ruling on business taxes could mean big loss of tax revenue

Va. court ruling on business taxes could mean big loss of tax revenue

Local governments are bracing for millions in losses after a ruling on receipts from out of state.

Va. lawmakers try to negotiate ethics reform, college sex assault bills

Va. lawmakers try to negotiate ethics reform, college sex assault bills

Bills on subjects including drones and school bake sales go to the governor as adjournment nears.

McAuliffe officials try to get Va. House to change vote on lethal injection

McAuliffe officials try to get Va. House to change vote on lethal injection

State delegates killed a bill that would have shielded lethal-injection drugs from public scrutiny.

Arlington board agrees to two new developments along Columbia Pike

Carver Home residents sell 70-year-old homes; new affordable housing complex spurs disagreement.

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Geer case has Fairfax supervisors taking another look at attorney

Lawmakers want answers from the county attorney about a probe of the police shooting of an unarmed man.

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Fairfax prosecutor asked state police to investigate Fairfax police shooting

Frustrated by obstruction from the county attorney Raymond F. Morrogh asked outside agency to investigate.

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Herndon’s Jason Sturm wins world title as amputee bobsledder

A wounded warrior is now teaching clinics nationwide in how to train “adaptive athletes.”

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Fairfax prosecutor resumes probe in police killing of John Geer in 2013

As police turn over officer’s internal affairs files, prosecutor prepares to rule on charges against officer.

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