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National Trust Names Rassawek to List of Most Endangered Historic Sites

The National Trust for Historic Preservation has named its annual list of the most endangered historic sites in the country, and it includes the historic capital of the Monacan Indian Nation in central Virginia.

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Health care is poised to be one of the key issues in the presidential race this year.

It’s also a flashpoint in the race for U.S. Senate.

For now, Democrats in the House and Senate are deadlocked over policing reform.

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Richmond police say several internal investigations about use of force by officers during two months of protests this Summer are still ongoing. 

Kentucky Grand Jury Indicts A Former Officer In Breonna Taylor Killing

Sep 23, 2020

Updated at 7:20 p.m. ET

Following months of outrage, activism and anticipation, a Kentucky grand jury has decided to indict one of the three Louisville Metro Police Department officers involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor in March.

Brett Hankison, who was terminated in June, has been charged with three counts of wanton endangerment over shooting into neighboring apartments. Bond was set at $15,000.

Eight months into the pandemic, there is still no known medical cure for coronavirus.

But some doctors say there are relatively simple things you can do to lessen the chance of contracting the virus or becoming gravely ill with it if you do. 

Updated at 11:01 a.m. ET

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is lying in repose at the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday and Thursday, a two-day event honoring a justice who was both a cultural and legal icon.

As Ginsburg's casket arrived at the high court, former law clerks lined the Supreme Court steps. Supreme Court police officers served as pallbearers. Then the justice's family, close friends and members of the court held a brief ceremony in the court's Great Hall.

Lawmakers may be on the verge of approving legislation that could transform the criminal justice system in Virginia.

But, that’s only if lawmakers decide they can afford it.


The number of COVID-19 outbreaks in the Roanoke region has ticked up in the past week.

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik


In the first couple days of early voting, 69,000 Virginians cast their ballots for the November elections. That’s as of Tuesday morning, according to the Department Elections. 

The candidates in Virginia’s First Congressional District met virtually Monday night for a debate.


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