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Virginia Fisheries

Situation for Virginia Fisheries Worsens amidst Climatic Changes

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Virginia fisheries are among the few industries in the US that have directly suffered the negative impact of the climate change. While the climate change has adversely affected the population, industries, natural resources, it has also negatively impacted different sea-based industries. Former President George Washington, who in his pastime used to fish at the Potomac…

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Gerrymandering

Supreme Court’s Verdict on Racial Gerrymandering Appeal Hits Republicans

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On Monday, the Supreme Court dissolved the appeal citing the few districts from the maps drawn by the court being racially gerrymandering. The appeal which was filed by the Virginia’s Republican controlled House of Delegates resulted in the favor of the Democrats. With the verdict, it is believed that the Democrats will receive the benefit…

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Joe Morrissey

Virginians Elect Joe Morrissey, Ignoring Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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As per the results of the primary Virginian elections that took place in the State on Tuesday, Virginian Democrat Joe Morrissey, who earlier served a jail sentence of six months in 2015, won the elections for the state’s 16th Senate District. The 61-year-old former state legislator has been earlier accused of having sex with his…

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Virginia Elections

Primary Virginia Elections: Important Details Ahead

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The ongoing primary Virginia elections would decide the fate of state legislature and local candidates in their advancement to the November 5 general elections in the state. The scheduled time of polling has been set in between 6:00 am to 7:00 pm today. Virginian voters will get the advantage of voting in either Democratic or…

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Virginia Beach Shooting: Democrats React on GOP’s Failure

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Following the recent Virginia Beach shooting at the municipal corporation building on Friday afternoon, the count of mass shooting has reached to two in less than a week. The indiscriminate mass shooting in Virginia targeted at least 18 people, out of which 12 faced tragic deaths and six are wouded. The mass shooting is claimed…

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Virginia Cavaliers

Virginia Cavaliers Lacrosse Team Zaps Yale, Bags Championship

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As the Virginia Cavaliers men’s lacrosse team came into the ground facing Yale, one of the formidable opponents of the championship, they would not have expected the win to feel more thrilling than it sounded. When the final match of the National Lacrosse Championship ended, the Cavaliers regained the title of the National Champions as…

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Memorial Day weekend

Memorial Day Weekend in Virginia Leaves 1 Dead and 9 Injured

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In the wake of honoring the dead armed personnel of the US, a party on the Memorial Day weekend in Virginia became a fateful event of yet another mass shooting. Reports of Mass shootings were reported not only from Virginia but also from New Orleans, Chicago and Trenton in New Jersey. This has not been…

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Virginia Abortion Bill

Activists Challenge Virginia Abortion Bill, Trial Begins

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On Monday, activists gathered in Richmond to witness the bench trial by US District Judge Henry E. Hudson and to oppose Virginia abortion bill. During the trial, obstetrician/gynecologist Dr. Mark David Nichols, who serves as the medical director of a Planned Parenthood chapter in Oregon, came forward as a first witness for the women’s health…

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Morgan County Sheriff

Morgan County Sheriff Arrests 41-year-old Man for Teen Murder

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Following the missing of Riley Crossman since May 8, Morgan County Sheriff Department arrested the suspect Andy J. McCauley Jr. on charges of murder on Thursday evening. The 41-year-old West-Virginian man was the boyfriend of Crossman’s mother and had been a suspect from the very beginning. Yesterday, Morgan County Sheriff K.C. Bohrer revealed finding a…

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