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Photojournalist launches online campaign against Ed Gillespie over stolen image.

Spanish photojournalist Pau Coll Sanchez launched a social media campaign on Monday targeting Republican candidate for Virginia governor, Ed Gillespie. Coll is demanding that Gillespie to stop using his work without permission and to pay him what he's owed. Gillespie's campaign appropriated one of Coll's photographs in a ...

- ThinkProgress - US

Florida governor Rick Scott declares emergency, fearing white nationalist violence.

In August, rallies by neo-Nazis and white nationalists in Charlottesville, Virginia, led to violent street clashes with counter-protesters

- Zee News - IN

Florida governor declares emergency before white nationalist's speech.

Rallies by neo-Nazis and white nationalists in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August led to violent street clashes with counter-protesters. "This executive order is an additional step to ensure that the University of Florida and the entire community is prepared so everyone can stay safe," Scott said in a statement. Scott ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Florida governor declares state of emergency before white nationalist's speech.

Thomson Reuters - Florida Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency on Monday ahead of a speech by a white nationalist leader later this week at the University of Florida, in order to free up resources to prepare for possible violence. Rallies by neo-Nazis and white nationalists in Charlottesville, Virginia, in ...

- Business Insider - US

Drunk man claiming to be Saddam Hussein raped woman on river bank after watching 'outdoor porn'.

Abdel-Aziz Al-Shamary, 21, originally from Kuwait, attacked a woman after she left a pub in Darlington telling one witness: 'Allah's going to get you', Teesside Crown Court heard.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Man indicted on murder, rape charges in death of Muslim teen in Virginia.

A northern Virginia man accused of killing a 17-year-old Muslim girl as she walked back to her mosque is now facing a possible death penalty after an indictment Monday charging him with capital murder and rape. The June slaying of Nabra Hassanen, who had been out with friends eating a meal ahead...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Tough U.S. NAFTA demands send ball back into lobbyists' court.

ARLINGTON, Va. - Lobbying efforts on the North American Free Trade Agreement faced a major test this week after the Trump administration ignored advice from U.S. business groups and pitched proposals to radically reshape NAFTA, leaving its future in doubt.

- Reuters - US

Capital murder charges filed in Muslim teen's death.

A grand jury has indicted a man on capital murder and rape charges in the killing of a 17-year-old girl whose death has rattled northern Virginia's Muslim community.

- FOX News - US

Top senators are asking Trump to withdraw his nomination for drug czar after a '60 Minutes'-Washington Post investigation.

APSen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia sent President Donald Trump a letter on Monday asking him to withdraw his nomination for a top drug policy position. And now Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is joining the chorus of voices calling on Trump to reconsider. The request came a day after a joint investigation from the ...

- Business Insider - US

Some faiths more likely to turn to religion for answers to science.

When it comes to seeking answers to questions about science, evangelical and black Protestants and Mormons are more likely than the general population to turn to religion, according to a new study by researchers from Rice University's Religion and Public Life Program, the University of Nevada-Reno and West Virginia ...

- PhysOrg - NL

Fact-checking attack ads on both sides of the Virginia governor's race.

The Virginia governor's race is getting nasty, with both campaigns slinging mud at each other.

- Washington Post - US

Man indicted on murder, rape charges in death of Muslim teen in Virginia

A grand jury has indicted a man on capital murder and rape charges in the killing of a 17-year-old girl whose death has rattled northern Virginia's Muslim community. The Fairfax County Circuit Court panel handed up indictments Monday against Darwin Martinez-Torres. State law allows prosecutors...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Tough U.S. NAFTA demands send ball back into lobbyists' court

ARLINGTON, Va. - Lobbying efforts on the North American Free Trade Agreement hit a crucial stage this week after the Trump administration ignored the U.S. business community's advice and pitched proposals to radically reshape NAFTA, leaving its future in doubt.

- Reuters - US

The Navy is launching its most high-tech and stealthy attack sub ever

The Navy is now launching the most technologically advanced attack submarine it has ever developed by christening the USS South Dakota — a Block III Virginia-Class attack submarine engineered with a number of never-before-seen undersea technical innovations. While service officials say many of the details of this new ...

- Business Insider - US

A top senator is asking Trump to withdraw his recommendation for drug czar after a '60 Minutes'-Washington Post investigation

APSen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia sent President Donald Trump a letter on Monday asking him to withdraw his nomination for a top drug policy position. The request came a day after a joint investigation from the Washington Post and CBS' "60 Minutes," which concluded that Congress and the drug industry fueled the opioid ...

- Business Insider - US

Trump appointees approve two major pipelines to transport fracked gas

Federal regulators approved two major natural gas pipelines that would transport fracked gas through Virginia, although one of the agency's commissioners issued a surprise vote against construction of both pipelines. President Donald Trump's two appointees to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission voted late Friday to ...

- ThinkProgress - US

In the Virginia's governor's race, four-Pinocchio attack ads on both sides

The Virginia governor's race is getting nasty, with both campaigns slinging mud at each other.

- Washington Post - US

Golfing buddies: Trump hits the links with Lindsey Graham again

The pair has visited Trump National Golf Club in Virginia twice in one week.

- ABC News - US

Vice Presidents Enter Fray In Final Weeks Of Virginia's Governor Race

Vice President Mike Pence and former Vice President Joe Biden attempt to sway Virginia voters in governor's race, which is widely expected to be an early indication of 2018 mid-terms elections.

- NPR - US

Not on the Ballot, but Dominating the Virginia Governor’s Race: Trump

The Republican and Democratic candidates in the closely watched contest are struggling to deal with President Trump’s outsize influence.

- New York Times - US

US: Sessions's Asylum Claims Baseless, Dangerous

Expand U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivers remarks on the U.S. system for asylum-seekers at the Executive Office for Immigration Review in Falls Church, Virginia, U.S. October 12, 2017. © 2017 Reuters – The Trump administration's proposals to fix the United States immigration system would make the broken ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

Menendez faces critical moment in bribery trial

The bribery trial of Sen. Bob Menendez has reached a critical moment, with the judge overseeing the case deciding whether to dismiss a big chunk of the corruption allegations facing the New Jersey Democrat.U.S. District Judge William Walls stunned federal prosecutors last week when he expressed doubts over whether the ...

- POLITICO - US

They journeyed to Petersburg to honor Richard Poplar, a 'black Confederate'

The men are the 13th Virginia Mechanized Cavalry, a group of Sons of Confederate Veterans who live in Hampton Roads and a few surrounding parts. In leather jackets, they gathered around tables at the diner that morning, fueling up on coffee, some with hair still wet.

- Stars and Stripes - US

National Guard sergeant pops the question after returning home from Middle East

When Virginia Air National Guard Staff Sergeant Jeff Greenquist returned from a six-month deployment from the Middle East, he wasted no time fulfilling his first order of duty: asking his girlfriend to marry him.

- FOX News - US

Small Canadian town transfigures itself into a magical Harry Potter wonderland

The small town of Blyth, Ontario is looking extra magical this weekend as it opens its arms to thousands of visiting Harry Potter fans for its annual Festival of Wizardry. SEE ALSO: A Virginia donut shop made Harry Potter Butterbeer doughnuts for all the poor muggles out there For the second year in a row, the people of ...

- Mashable! - US

Lockdown lifted at Virginia State University

A lockdown has been lifted on Virginia State University campus following a shooting that left one person injured, authorities said on Sunday. Police said responding officers found a man suffering from a gunshot wound with non-life-threatening injuries.

- Times Of India - IN

FBI Investigating 'Suspicious Package,' Bomb Threats That Shut Down Virginia Civil War Event

The FBI is investigating the "suspicious package" and bomb threats that caused an evacuation at one of Virginia's oldest, largest, and longest-running Civil War reenactments, Saturday.

- Breitbart - US

Police: Lockdown lifted at Virginia State University

PETERSBURG, Va. — A lockdown has been lifted on Virginia State University campus following a shooting that left one person injured, authorities said Sunday.

- Billings Gazette - US

Lockdown lifted at Virginia State University: Police

A lockdown has been lifted on Virginia State University campus following a shooting that left one person injured, authorities said on Sunday. Police said responding officers found a man suffering from a gunshot wound with non-life-threatening injuries.

- Times Of India - IN

After lockdown at Virginia State University, police say shooting was isolated incident

A lockdown has been lifted on Virginia State University campus following a shooting that left one person injured, authorities said Sunday. Virginia State University Police said via Twitter that "Police have cleared the scene. Officers will remain vigilant. Campus lock down has been lifted." The...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

White supremacist Richard Spencer questions whether women should be allowed to vote

Richard Spencer Isn't Sure If Women Should Vote White Nationalist Richard Spencer's tiki torch rallies in Charlottesville, Virginia, and his distant dream of forming a white ethnostate steal headlines, but his views about women—that their role in politics be shrunk down to a barely visible pla...

- The Raw Story - US

What’s it like being a gay student in Japan?

Loretto Cunningham has had a rough day at work. A well-meaning colleague inadvertently revealed her sexuality to a senior member of staff at one of the primary schools in Tokyo where she teaches English. The school was immediately supportive and reassured her that it changed nothing, but Cunningham, 29, who is originally ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Virginia State University campus on lockdown after shooting

Virginia State University in on lockdown after a shooting on campus.University police tweeted yesterday night, "Shooting on Campus - VSU is on lockdown. Avoid the area. Updates to follow."A second tweet said police were still on the scene, the campus remains on lockdown and to continue to avoid the area.The universitys ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Police: Lockdown lifted at Virginia State University

- Townhall.com - US

Virginia State University on lockdown after 'isolated' shooting

Pertersburg: The Virginia State University remains on lockdown after a reported shooting on the campus that authorities have said was an isolated incident.The authorities have added that at least one person was injured and that there was no further threat to the university campus."The incident happened about 8:25 p.m. The ...

- Sify - IN

The Latest: Lockdown lifted at Virginia State University

PETERSBURG, Va. — The Latest on the shooting on the Virginia State University :

- Billings Gazette - US

Black man who wielded flamethrower during white nationalist rally in Charlottesville is arrested

Corey Long, the black man who wielded an improvised flamethrower against white nationalists two months ago at a violent far-right rally in Charlottesville, Va. — an incident captured in a photo that went viral — has become the second black counterprotester in two days to be arrested in relation...

- Los Angeles Times - US

In Virginia's coal country, Vice President Pence praises Trump and asks voters to make history

In Virginia's oddly timed elections for governor, held a year after presidential contests, history has repeated itself: The winning candidate lately has represented the opposite party as the newly elected president. In 2009, Republican Bob McDonnell's election followed President Obama's seizure...

- Los Angeles Times - US

After lockdown at Virginia State University, police say shooting was isolated incident

Virginia State University remains on lockdown after a campus shooting that authorities say was an isolated incident. University police tweeted on Saturday night, "Shooting on Campus - VSU is on lockdown. Avoid the area. Updates to follow." The Chesterfield Police Department says in a statement...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Pence backs Virginia GOP gubernatorial candidate Gillespie

Vice President Mike Pence flew into Virginia to throw his weight behind Republican gubernatorial candidate Ed Gillespie. The Washington Post reports Pence stumped at the Washington County Fairgrounds in southwest … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Virginia State University campus on lockdown after shooting

Virginia State University in on lockdown after a shooting on campus. University police tweeted on Saturday night, "Shooting on Campus - VSU is on lockdown. Avoid the area. Updates to … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

The Latest: Lockdown lifted at Virginia State University

The Latest on the shooting on the Virginia State University : 1:52 a.m. Authorities say a lockdown has been lifted on the campus of Virginia State University following … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Virginia State University campus on lockdown after shooting

University police urges people to 'avoid the area' after shooting on campus

- GulfNews - AE

Virginia State University campus on lockdown after shooting

The university was celebrating the final day of its homecoming

- The Hindu - IN

USS South Dakota, Navy's newest attack submarine, christened in Groton

The USS South Dakota, the ninth Virginia-class submarine built by General Dynamics Electric Boat for the U.S. Navy, was unveiled and christened in Groton on Saturday.

- Stars and Stripes - US

The Latest: Lockdown lifted at Virginia State University

- Townhall.com - US

Shooting reported at Virginia State University campus

University police tweeted on Saturday night, Shooting on Campus - VSU is on lockdown. Avoid the area. Updates to follow.'

- Global News - CA

Virginia University on lockdown after shooting 

- Times Of India - IN

Pence backs Virginia GOP gubernatorial candidate Gillespie

ABINGDON, Va. — Vice President Mike Pence flew into Virginia to throw his weight behind Republican gubernatorial candidate Ed Gillespie.

- Billings Gazette - US

Virginia State University campus on lockdown after shooting

PETERSBURG, Va. — Virginia State University in on lockdown after a shooting on campus.

- Billings Gazette - US

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