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Julian Assange

Julian Assange charged secretly, accidentally revealed by prosecutors

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Julian Assange, Founder of WikiLeaks is facing prosecution by the US Justice Department. In an unsealed court filing, a U.S. federal prosecutor inadvertently disclosed that Assange has been charged with an undisclosed crime. Assange, who has been seeking asylum in the Ecuadorian embassy in London since 2012, is afraid to step out, fearing the US might arrest…

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Richard Ojeda

Sen. Richard Ojeda Announces his Candidacy for President in 2020

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Richard Ojeda, West Virginia state senator and retired U.S. Army major, is running for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. Ojeda lost his congressional bid in the state’s 3rd District on Tuesday. However, he saw the largest shift of Trump supporters towards Democrats in any district around the country – outperforming 2016 by more than…

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Oregon sex offender

Oregon Sex offender gets 22 years after missing boy, 14, found in his room

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Recently, an Oregon sex offender was convicted to be in the federal jail for 20+ years. The judgment is announced after the officials discovered a boy, aged fourteen (14), in his halfway house where the boy was residing with the culprit. According to the report made by the Oregonian, the first meeting or knowing to…

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Virginia Uranium Case

Virginia Uranium Case’s Fate to be Decided by the US Supreme Court

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Coles hill, a Federal-style manor built in around 1817, presides over the largest untapped deposit of uranium in the United States. On Monday, the US Supreme Court will decide whether members of Coles family, who have worked on the land for more than 200 years, can now dig up to find what’s underneath. In 1980s,…

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Worthy Takeaways from First Virginia’s Senate Race Debate

Worthy Takeaways from First Virginia’s Senate Race Debate

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The first and only debate for the critical Virginia’s Senate race between Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin (W.Va.) and Republican West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey took place on Thursday night. Manchin and Morrisey debated about everything from healthcare to immigration. Though the hour-long debate largely revolved around their support for President Donald Trump and 2016 Democratic presidential…

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Brat and Spanberger

Statistical ties between Rep. Brat and Democrat Spanberger in Virginia’s 7th District, poll reveals

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As the race in the onetime GOP stronghold is in its final week, Republican Dave Brat (R) and Democrat Abigail Spanberger are on a statistical tie in Virginia’s 7th Congressional District, according to a survey released by the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University on Monday. The poll revealed that 45 percent…

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virginia- virginia tech rivalry

Virginia- Virginia Tech Basketball Rivalry, Rankings won’t matter

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Sports, like anything else is marked with a string of rivalry especially in major tournaments and high-profiled competitions. The emerging world of sports continually leave traces of such rivalries – many of which are healthy rivalries. In rare occasions, there are cases of below-the-par exhibition of rivalry and this is pertinent in all sport across…

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Virginia Absentee Voting

Absentee Voting on a Frenzy Suggests New Records in the Making

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Virginia looks well on course to tumble all its previous ballot voting records as citizens notch up the voting pace, an analysis by Virginia Public Access project has found out. The ongoing pace of absentee voting also suggest that the number of early ballots may come close to 496,452 absentee voters cast in 2016. The…

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USA Gymnastics : Former President Arrested for Tampering with Evidence

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The documents linked to the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case was allegedly removed by the former head of the USA Gymnastics, Steve Penny, from the Karolyi Ranch gymnastics training facility in Texas, authorities report. Mr. Penny who was arrested Wednesday almost three weeks after his indictment by a grand jury for tampering with evidence, the…

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