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This month marks the 25th anniversary of the collapse of Disney's plan to open a major historical theme park in Virginia. And another Virginia high school has canceled its varsity football season.

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Richmond has a small but robust Armenian community,  and this weekend is their 61st annual Armenian Food Festival. 

Insurance companies and healthcare providers are engaged in a pitched lobbying effort in Washington and Richmond on surprise billing.

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News of big fires in the Amazon raised many questions last week.  That region is known as the lungs of the planet.

So will we all be gasping for air as rainforest is lost?  And is there anything we, in Virginia, can do to prevent disaster? At UVA a professor of environmental science offers some surprising answers.

Michael Pope

September is National Preparedness Month.   So even without Hurricane Dorian, people are thinking about surviving a disaster or terrorist attack.