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Virginia school board members face recall over critical race theory

New York Post 12 May 2021
virginia ... Virginia Republicans vote in gubernatorial convention ... Parents in an affluent Virginia suburb want to recall six school board members they say pushed critical race theory – and stood by as moms and dads who questioned its concepts were vilified ... A private Facebook group made up of Virginia parents, teachers...
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Tuesday prep scores, Wednesday schedule

The Roanoke Times 12 May 2021
Blacksburg's Lowe, Glenvar's Wilkes named Virginia's Gatorade Player of Year in different sports ... The selection of a Timesland athlete as Virginia’s Gatorade Player of the Year in any sport is a rare event ... On a beautiful spring day in Norfolk, Salem outlasts Lake Taylor to claim Virginia's Class 4 state football championship.
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Glenn Youngkin wins GOP nomination in Virginia governor’s race

Sandhills Express 11 May 2021
What the Virginia governor’s race may say about the state of U.S ... Hedge fund investor Glenn Youngkin will be the Republican nominee in Virginia’s race for governor, after an arduous convention process that one candidate claimed was “rigged” for others.
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Reta Mays, Nursing Assistant Who Admitted To Killing 7 Patients At West Virginia VA Hospital ...

CBS Sports 11 May 2021
West Virginia Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority) ... Family Of Westmoreland County Veteran Files Federal Tort Claims Act Following Stay At West Virginia VA Hospital Westmoreland County Man’s Death Ruled A Homicide After VA Hospital Treatment In West Virginia.
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'You can’t tie me to white supremacy': Inside the fight over 'critical race theory' in ...

Raw Story 11 May 2021
Consistent with the characterization of the Loudoun County equity advocates as un-American "domestic terrorists" bent on subverting the republic, the Virginia Project has also promoted the false claim that the Capitol riot was staged by unnamed left-wing agents.
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Tucker Carlson and the GOP gubernatorial nomination in Virginia

Media Matters 11 May 2021
On April 23, FoxNews.com ran a dubiously sourced story which claimed that Virginia’s Department of Education “is moving to eliminate all accelerated math options prior to 11th grade.” The story, framed as the latest clash over “controversial ideas surrounding equity and race,” ...
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Reta Mays Gets 7 Consecutive Life Sentences In Insulin Injection Deaths Of VA Patients

CBS Sports 11 May 2021
West Virginia Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority) ... Family Of Westmoreland County Veteran Files Federal Tort Claims Act Following Stay At West Virginia VA Hospital Westmoreland County Man’s Death Ruled A Homicide After VA Hospital Treatment In West Virginia.
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A compromise for D.C. representation in Congress

Daily Bulletin 11 May 2021
D.C ... In 1790, both Maryland and Virginia gave up territory to create the District of Columbia. In 1846, Congress gave Virginia back the 30 square miles Virginia had donated. The people of that part of Virginia were then allowed to vote for their own House members and U.S ... No one claimed these citizens of Northern Virginia were entitled to two senators.
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Officer convicted of murder still gets paid in Alabama

Caledonian Record 11 May 2021
HUNTSVILLE, Ala ... Darby was freed on $100,000 bond soon after the verdict on Friday ... “He’s a convicted murderer. He shouldn’t get another day’s pay. Fire him ... Keilar fact-checks Ron Johnson's vaccine claim. Virginia prosecutor says this Black driver should never have been pulled over ... Jurors rejected defense claims that the shooting was justified ... ....
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Florida teacher gets 15 years for recording naked girls

Caledonian Record 11 May 2021
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A 52-year-old teacher was sentenced to 15 years in prison for secretly recording videos of students as they changed clothes in his fashion design classroom at a Florida high school ... More from this section ... Keilar fact-checks Ron Johnson's vaccine claim. Virginia prosecutor says this Black driver should never have been pulled over.
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Virginia GOP is responding to Democratic victories by becoming increasingly ‘kooky’ and divorced from ‘reality’

Alternet 10 May 2021
For many years, Virginia was a deep red state. Virginia went Republican in every presidential election from 1968-2004, and it came as a shocker when President Barack Obama, in 2008, became the first Democratic presidential nominee to carry the state since President Lyndon B ... Swift notes that in Virginia, former Rep ... And Virginia State Sen.
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Charges dropped for Black govt employee forcibly removed from car by police

The Grio 10 May 2021
Brooks said of the Virginia State trooper ... It’s now been determined that a Virginia State Police trooper had no legal merit to detain Juanisha C ... Claire Gastañaga, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia, differed and claimed the interaction was just another example of prejudiced policing.
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'Lethal-looking, burly, bearded man' lied he was RNC 'security' during Virginia ballot counting

Raw Story 10 May 2021
He claimed he was from the national Republican Party, reported The Virginia Mercury's Ned Oliver. Virginia GOP chairman Rich Anderson had to wake up an RNC official, who confirmed that the party never sent anyone as security ... Latest scuttle from Virginia GOP ...
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When settlement with opioid makers and distributors is reached, Kentucky and local governments will split ...

The Sentinel Echo 10 May 2021
Cameron told Zito that a requirement of the settlement would be that states, counties and cities that have filed specific lawsuits against the opioid distributors and manufacturers will be asked to give up those claims in exchange for settlement money.
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Montana weekly unemployment claims declined last week

Great Falls Tribune 09 May 2021
New weekly unemployment claims in Montana declined last week compared with the week prior, the U.S ... Claims fell more than Rubeela Farooqi, chief U.S ... Kentucky saw the largest percentage increase in weekly claims, with claims jumping by 62.6%.Virginia, meanwhile, saw the largest percentage drop in new claims, with claims dropping by 64%.
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