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Life Expectancy Falls In West Virginia

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Life expectancy is declining in West Virginia with about 0.5 percent of its population declining between July 2017-2018. President Donald Trump claims that he “turned West Virginia around” because of what he did “environmentally with coal”. While the population of West Virginia has been declining from six years, the President’s best efforts to fix health…

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West Virginia coal-mine

Concerns over copper theft after group trapped in West Virginia coal-mine shaft rescued

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Unemployment in West Virginia is driving people towards undertaking riskier assignments such as unauthorized copper extraction in abandoned coal mines. In one such incident, three people were lost in a nonoperational coal mine in the state after they entered an abandoned shaft in search of the metal. Fortunately, they were found alive on Wednesday after…

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Maria Butina: A “Russian Spy” in Virginia Jail

Maria Butina: A “Russian Spy” in Virginia Jail

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Last updated on December 16th, 2018Maria Butina, 30, was accused of being a secret agent for the Russian government. She has been serving jail term in Virginia, but it now appears that her plea deal might be nearing, as per the documents filed in the court, last week. Federal prosecutors and her lawyers in a…

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Virginia Medicare fraud

Virginia Medicare Fraud – Home Health Care Company Head Accused of $4.5M Fraud

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The owner of Fairfax County home health care company has been accused for fraudulently billing millions to the state. The owner accused of Virginia Medicare Fraud worth $4.5 million, is apparently behind the bars. The case emerged when Virginia was preparing to expand its Medicaid Program. The President of home health care company, Mercy Services…

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Nabra Hassanen murder

Nabra Hassanen: Muslim teenage girl raped & murdered by Virginia man

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A Virginia man, Darwin Martinez Torres, 25, has pleaded guilty for rape and murder of a 17-year-old Muslim girl, Nabra Hassanen. On 18 June last year, Torres assaulted Nabra near a mosque during Ramadan in Sterling, 30 miles west of Washington DC. According to the police statement, Nabra and her friends were walking to the All…

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Virginia Jail Discriminates Other Religions by Establishing “God-Pod”

Virginia Jail Discriminates Other Religions by Establishing “God-Pod”

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Last updated on November 27th, 2018On Wednesday, a Muslim civil rights group filed a federal lawsuit against a Virginia jail, claiming that it has set up a ‘Christians only’ unit called “god-pod”. Nearly 30 to 40 inmates in the pod have been shifted, since it was established months ago. According to the council of American-Islamic…

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James Fleming

Suspect of Double Slayings Arrested in Virginia

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A registered sex offender, James Fleming has been arrested in Virginia, for being charged in the fatal shootings of two innocent bystanders last week. He had also attempted rape inside a low-income senior complex in Detroit. On Monday, the Detroit police said the Fleming, 69, surrendered to authorities in Richmond around midnight. However, no other…

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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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