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  • Bell Promoted Hoeper Hired at Virginia Tech

    College Swimming - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Virginia Tech head swimming coach Ned Skinner announced Tuesday two changes to his coaching staff, as Aaron Bell has been promoted to associate head coach and Emilie Hoeper has been hired as an ...

  • Man eludes police in high speed wreck-filled chase through Elizabeth City

    13 WVEC - Monday 21st July, 2014

    View larger map ELIZABETH CITY, NC -- Two police officers barely avoided injury and their cruisers sustained about $8,000 in damage when a man who police attempted to stop for traffic violations ...

  • Tropical depression forms in central Atlantic

    The Miami Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Forecasters say a tropical depression has formed over the Atlantic, though it remains far out to sea and is not expected to threaten land. end story-rail ...

  • Health dept. West Virginia clinic reused needles

    The Miami Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Health officials on Monday advised patients of a West Virginia pain management clinic to be tested for blood-borne infectious diseases after an investigation found that needles had been reused. ...

  • Judge Students staff can oppose Corcoran merger

    Miami Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    WASHINGTON -- A District of Columbia judge has ruled that seven current students and two current faculty and staff members have the right to argue against the proposed merger of the Corcoran Gallery ...

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  • Arch Coal idles mine complex in Va. Ky.

    Lexington Herald-Leader - Monday 21st July, 2014

    APPALACHIA, Va. - Arch Coal says it is idling the Cumberland River Coal Company complex in Wise County, Virginia, and Letcher County, Kentucky.Officials said Monday that more than 210 full-time ...

  • Groups want multi-state trails in Kentucky Tennessee and Virginia

    Lexington Herald-Leader - Monday 21st July, 2014

    MIDDLESBORO - Several groups on the Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia state lines want to connect the trial systems in the area and create one large trail in an effort to draw more adventure tourism ...

  • West Virginia Dems want GOP candidates off ballot

    Associated Press - Monday 21st July, 2014

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Facing their toughest election season in decades in the state House, West Virginia Democrats are fighting the inclusion of two GOP state legislative candidates on the ...

  • Va. panel promises changes in mental health system

    Associated Press - Monday 21st July, 2014

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Lawmakers on a newly formed panel on Monday promised a top-to-bottom review of Virginia's mental health system with the goal of making it a model for the rest of the ...

  • Va. records best oyster harvest since 1987

    Associated Press - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Over the past 12 years, Virginia's oyster harvest has increased from 23,000 bushels in 2001 to about 504,000 bushels last year. The harvest numbers include wild oysters and those grown in ...

  • Focus on South Florida Virginia Key Restoration

    CBS 4 - Monday 21st July, 2014

    (Source: MY33) Virginia Key is an ecological treasure South Florida can be proud of, a highly diverse barrier island just off the coast of downtown Miami. The key's North point is being ...

  • Why Virginia is spending $9.5 million to keep CEB in Rosslyn

    Business Journal - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Virginia officials decided to support The Corporate Executive Board Co.'s move to the planned CEB Tower, shown here, for a number of reasons. The Corporate Executive Board Co.'s decision to ...

  • Virginia museum to host major exhibit from Beijing’s Palace Museum in October

    Miami Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Director Alex Nyerges listens to chargé d'affaires Lu Kang announce the upcoming "Forbidden City: Imperial Treasures from the Palace Museum, ...

  • Va. House GOP seeks 2 new veteran nursing homes

    Associated Press - Monday 21st July, 2014

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Virginia House Republicans want to prioritize funding for two new nursing homes for veterans with money originally meant to renovate the state Capitol ...

  • Va. Tech institute receives 2 federal contracts

    Associated Press - Monday 21st July, 2014

    BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- The federal government has awarded two contracts potentially worth $55 million to the Virginia Tech Transportation ...

  • Simulated service begins on Metros Silver Line

    The Examiner - Monday 21st July, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Metro is simulating service on its new Silver Line, with just five days left before it opens to rail commuters. Metro began running Silver Line test trains on 11 miles of new ...

  • Freedom Industries West Virginia Businesses Seek $2.9M Insurance Payout for Chemical Spill

    Insurance Journal - Monday 21st July, 2014

    At least $2.9 million could fuel studies in a proposed settlement between West Virginia businesses and residents and the company that contaminated their water supply. The deal between lawyers for ...

  • Body found in area of James River where boater went missing

    13 WVEC - Monday 21st July, 2014

    SURRY COUNTY -- Laurie Naismith with Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) said a jet skier found a body Sunday evening in the James River near the area where a boater went missing Saturday. ...

  • Judge to rule on opposition to Corcoran Gallery

    Miami Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    WASHINGTON -- A District of Columbia judge plans to rule whether to allow a group representing some students, alumni, donors and faculty to intervene in a proposed merger of the Corcoran Gallery of ...

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