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Virginia does not currently have work requirements for people who receive health insurance through Medicaid expansion. But, that might change after a court challenge this fall.

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In Central Virginia, at a point where two rivers merge, there’s a little-known site with great historical value. For centuries, it was home to the chief village of the Monacan Indian Nation. 

But today the Monacan Tribe is fighting to keep the area untouched as officials in Fluvanna and Louisa Counties push to put a water pump there. 

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Marijuana possession is still against the law in Virginia.  But one Northern Virginia prosecutor is taking action to sidestep prosecution for low-level offenders.

Virginia's governor is declaring a state of emergency as Hurricane Dorian appears headed for the East Coast.

Virginia has a well-known reputation as being a state that’s good for business. But what about workers?