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An appeals court on Friday sided with environmentalists who challenged the decision by federal agencies to allow construction of a 300-mile natural gas pipeline on a swath of national forest.

Permit Request Dropped For Second "Unite The Right" Rally

Jul 24, 2018
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)

The primary organizer of last summer's deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, withdrew his request Tuesday for a court order allowing him to stage an event there marking its anniversary, but he vowed to press forward with plans for a similar event in Washington.

(AP Photo/Steve Helber)

The candidates in Virginia's U.S. Senate race had a quarrelsome first debate Saturday with President Donald Trump serving as a frequent focal point of the sparring.

(AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Adrian Cronauer, the man whose military radio antics inspired a character played by Robin Williams in the film "Good Morning, Vietnam," has died. He was 79.

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A commission studying what to do with the most prominent Confederate monuments in Richmond recommended Monday removing one honoring Confederate President Jefferson Davis.