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'Trump' football sign called racist

A high school football sign in West Virginia featuring President Trump's name drew controversy and was called "sickening racism" by an employee of a predominantly African-American school. The students who drew the sign say they were not intending to offend anyone.

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Searching for Trump card, Democrats watch Virginia governor's race

RICHMOND, Va. (Reuters) - Speaking as a folksy physician running for Virginia governor, Democrat Ralph Northam vowed in a recent campaign ad to fight Donald Trump on cuts to education funding, environmental protections and health care access.

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Short on staff: Nursing crisis strains U.S. hospitals

MORGANTOWN, West Virginia (Reuters) - A shortage of nurses at U.S. hospitals hit West Virginia's Charleston Area Medical Center at the worst possible time.

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INSIGHT-Short on staff: Nursing crisis strains U.S. hospitals

MORGANTOWN, West Virginia, Oct 20 (Reuters) - A shortage of nurses at U.S. hospitals hit West Virginia's Charleston Area Medical Center at the worst possible time.

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Obama Attacks Tactics of Republican Candidate for Governor in Virginia

Former President Barack Obama abandoned nine months of political silence to accuse Ed Gillespie of tactics that he called “damaging and corrosive to our democracy.”

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Obama: Today's politics are infecting our communities

Former President Barack Obama said American politics today seem "so angry, and so nasty" at a rally in Virginia.

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UPDATE 1-Native American tribe holding patents sues Amazon and Microsoft

Oct 18 (Reuters) - A Native American tribe sued Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp in federal court in Virginia on Wednesday for infringing supercomputer patents it is holding for a technology firm.

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Native American tribe holding patents sues Amazon and Microsoft

(Reuters) - A Native American tribe sued Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp in federal court in Virginia on Wednesday for infringing supercomputer patents it is holding for a technology firm.

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Op-Ed Columnist: A Very Encouraging Health Care Deal

Also: A Willie Horton-style campaign in Virginia.

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U.S. top court drops Leidos contracting fraud case after settlement

Oct 17 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday canceled arguments in a securities fraud dispute involving Virginia-based government contractor Leidos Inc after the company and investors told the court they had reached a settlement.

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BRIEF-Dominion Energy Virginia seeks solar and onshore wind generation proposals

* Dominion Energy Virginia seeking solar and onshore wind generation proposals

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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.

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Trump backs GOP candidate for governor, who doesn't seem to want you to know

President Donald Trump has endorsed Republican Ed Gillespie in the Virginia gubernatorial race. But the candidate appears to go out of his way to avoid mentioning his most prominent supporter.

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BRIEF-Yogaworks announces purchase of Pure Om Studios in Virginia and Maryland

* Yogaworks announces purchase of Pure Om Studios in Virginia and Maryland Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Man beaten by white supremacists in Charlottesville is arrested

In an incident captured on video and widely shared online, a black man was beaten by several white attackers in a parking garage during August's rally by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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U.S. white nationalists sued over Virginia protest violence

(Reuters) - Eleven people have sued white nationalists whose rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned deadly this summer, saying they suffered emotional and physical trauma from protesters' threats and violence.

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Charlottesville suing to stop private militias at rallies

Two months after the deadly white supremacist rallies in Charlottesville, Virginia, the city and a group of local business owners headed to court Thursday to file a novel lawsuit to prevent what they call "private militia" groups from wreaking havoc on the town once again.

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Here's what Joe Biden is up to

Former Vice President Joe Biden is recruiting friends into tough-to-win Southern races, campaigning with Democrats in Virginia and New Jersey and wading into superior court races in Pennsylvania.

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Charlottesville, Virginia, schools on partial lockdown after threat

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Schools in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a white nationalist protest over a Confederate statue turned deadly this summer, were under a partial lockdown on Wednesday after the FBI discovered a potential online threat, authorities said.

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The Democratic leaders are still mum five days after the media mogul was accused of sexual harassment

On Tuesday morning, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, the Democratic party's 2016 vice presidential nominee, sat down for an interview on CNN's "New Day." Asked about the allegations of sexual harassment against Harvey Weinstein, the deposed Hollywood mogul, Kaine said: "Any leader should condemn this. These allegations are low-life behavior."

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U.S. top court rejects convicted coal executive's appeal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Massey Energy Co Chief Executive Officer Donald Blankenship's bid to overturn his conviction stemming from a 2010 West Virginia mine explosion that killed 29 coal miners ended on Tuesday as the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his appeal.

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Op-Ed Columnist: Virginia Is for Haters

Will a white nationalist campaign prevail in a changing state?

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Melania Trump to visit West Virginia opioid treatment center

First lady Melania Trump will embark on a visit Tuesday morning to Huntington, West Virginia, with the specific purpose of visiting Lily's Place, an infant recovery center that helps families dealing with addiction.

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Charlottesville mayor slams white supremacists for rally

Officials in Virginia denounced white supremacist Richard Spencer and dozens of his supporters who held another rally holding tiki torches in Charlottesville on Saturday night.

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White nationalists return to Charlottesville for torch-lit protest

(Reuters) - White nationalists briefly rallied on Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia, where violent clashes in August led to the death of a woman who was run down by a car.

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Richard Spencer and White Nationalists Return to Charlottesville

A small crowd bearing torches returned briefly to the site of a violent protest in Virginia, chanting, “You will not replace us!”

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Congressional baseball shooter fired at least 70 rounds, cased area for months

The shooting at a congressional baseball practice in June and the methods of the gunman behind it are described in the starkest detail yet in a report released Friday by Virginia officials.

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Our Loved Ones Died. We Want Action on Guns.

Columbine. Virginia Tech. Sandy Hook. We are survivors and the family of the dead. We call on Republican leaders to take action after the massacre in Las Vegas.

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Analysis: Why Trump is linking MS-13 gang to Virginia governor's race

A poll this week showed Democrat Ralph Northam with a 13-point lead over Republican Ed Gillespie in Virginia's race for governor.

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In Virginia, Gun Control Heats Up the Governor’s Race

After the Las Vegas shooting, the Democratic candidate talks about taking assault weapons off the street. The Republican candidate opposes the idea.

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Facebook invests $1 billion in Virginia

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Country music will help America heal after Las Vegas

Up until 2011, I was one of those people who never gave country music a chance. That all changed that spring, when a friend of mine had an extra lawn seat to a show out in Bristow, Virginia, headlined by Jason Aldean and Eric Church.

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BRIEF-Penn Virginia announces closing of acquisition of Eagle Ford assets

* Press release - Penn Virginia announces closing of acquisition of Eagle Ford assets

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Outgoing Sen. Corker: 'I stand by' my criticism of Trump

Outgoing Sen. Bob Corker slammed President Donald Trump after his handling of the racially motivated violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August, and he's standing by those words.

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Remains identified as woman missing from military base

Human remains discovered behind a church in Charlotte, North Carolina, have been positively identified as belonging to Ashanti Billie, a teenager who earlier this month went missing from a US military base in Virginia, authorities said Saturday.

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What’s Up in Coal Country: Alternative-Energy Jobs

Miners may have just the skills for scaling wind towers and putting solar panels on roofs. And that’s no small thing in Wyoming and West Virginia.

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Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against white supremacists

A group of prominent evangelical Christians are calling on President Donald Trump to take further steps to condemn white supremacists -- specifically those in the alt-right -- following the August white nationalist demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia, that left one woman dead.

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Rep. Jeffries: Trump a 'racial arsonist'

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries says that Donald Trump's response to the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, led many Americans "to conclude that the President of the United States chose to pull the sheets off and reveal himself."

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Lawmaker: Trump pulled the sheets off

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) alleges that after President Trump's response to the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, he "pulled the sheets off and revealed himself."

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BRIEF-SAIC awarded $165 million IT contract by Virginia

* Science Applications International Corp - has been awarded a $165 million contract by Commonwealth of Virginia to serve as a multisourcing service integrator​

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Voter Fraud? A Trump Nominee Looks as if He Cast an Illegal Ballot

Jeffrey Gerrish, the president’s nominee to be deputy U.S. Trade Representative, is drawing Senate scrutiny for a vote cast in Virginia after he moved to Maryland.

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Lawsuit over debunked Rolling Stone rape article revived on appeal

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Tuesday revived a defamation lawsuit brought by three University of Virginia graduates against Rolling Stone magazine over a now-retracted article describing an alleged gang rape at their fraternity.

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Lawsuit over debunked Rolling Stone rape article revived: U.S. court

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Tuesday revived a defamation lawsuit by three University of Virginia graduates against Rolling Stone magazine, its publisher and a reporter over a now-retracted article describing a gang rape.

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UPDATE 2-Lawsuit over debunked Rolling Stone rape article revived-U.S. court

NEW YORK, Sept 19 (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Tuesday revived a defamation lawsuit by three University of Virginia graduates against Rolling Stone magazine, its publisher and a reporter over a now-retracted article describing a gang rape.

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Defamation lawsuit vs Rolling Stone over rape article is revived

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Tuesday revived part of a lawsuit by three University of Virginia graduates who accused Rolling Stone magazine of defamation over a now-retracted article describing a gang rape.

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Congressional candidate spoofs 'Top Gun' scene

Dan Helmer, a Democrat running for Congress in Virginia, sings karaoke and made "Top Gun" references in his latest campaign video.

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Hurricane Jose staying off U.S. East Coast as Storm Maria forms

(Reuters) - Hurricane Jose is expected to pass east of the North Carolina coast on Monday and remain off the U.S. East Coast from Virginia to New England, while Tropical Storm Maria formed and is forecast to become a hurricane early next week, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Saturday.

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Hurricane Jose's center seen staying off U.S. East Coast: NHC

(Reuters) - Hurricane Jose's center is forecast to pass well east of the North Caroline coast on Monday and to remain offshore from Virginia to New England, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Saturday.

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Anthem to sell Obamacare health plans in Virginia counties that don't offer them

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc said on Friday it plans to sell Obamacare health plans in 68 cities and counties in Virginia next year, covering the only remaining U.S. counties that are currently without insurers offering the plans.

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UPDATE 1-Anthem to sell Obamacare health plans in Virginia counties that don't offer them

NEW YORK, Sept 15 (Reuters) - U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc said on Friday it plans to sell Obamacare health plans in 68 cities and counties in Virginia next year, covering the only remaining U.S. counties that are currently without insurers offering the plans.

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REFILE-CWT Commodities' U.S. team leaves for U.S. stevedoring firm

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Virginia-based stevedoring and shipping terminal operator T. Parker Host on Friday said it had hired all the staff from CWT Commodities' U.S. team as part of its drive into metals logistics and warehousing.

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CWT Commodities' U.S. team leaves for U.S. stevedoring team

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Virginia-based stevedoring and shipping terminal operator T. Parker Host on Friday said it had hired all the staff from CWT Commodities' U.S. team as part of its drive into metals logistics and warehousing.

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Trump says violence by anti-fascists proves him right on Charlottesville

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday stood by his belief that both sides were to blame for violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Aug. 12 between white supremacists and counterprotesters.

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Analysis: The President just defended his response to Charlottesville violence. Again.

Aboard Air Force One on the way back from visiting Florida to see the damage wreaked by Hurricane Irma, President Trump fielded questions from reporters. Someone asked about Trump's meeting with South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott, the lone black Republican in the Senate and someone who had been deeply critical of Trump's both-sides-do-it response to the white supremacist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Trump stands by Charlottesville comments

On Air Force One, President Trump said again that there were bad people on the other side of the white supremacy protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Ford self-driving test van 'talks' to pedestrians via light signals

Sept 13 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute are testing a way to enable self-driving vehicles to communicate their movements visually to pedestrians, cyclists and to human drivers, the researchers said on Wednesday.

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Congress votes to call on Trump to denounce hate groups

(Reuters) - The U.S. Congress passed a resolution late on Tuesday calling on President Donald Trump to condemn hate groups after Trump was criticized for his response to the violence at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, a month ago.

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BRIEF-Dominion Energy Virginia seeks solar generation proposals

* Dominion Energy Virginia seeking solar generation proposals

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Virginia halts use of voting machines considered vulnerable to hacking

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Virginia on Friday agreed to stop using paperless touchscreen voting machines that had been flagged by cyber security experts as potentially vulnerable to hackers and lacking sufficient vote auditing capabilities.

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Ex-FEMA official: How to plan for 'radical resilience'

Hurricane Harvey was a one-in-1,000-year flood event, yet a few weeks later Hurricane Irma is barreling towards Florida as the strongest hurricane ever recorded in the Atlantic. These events follow a record 2016 which saw three devastating 1-in-1,000-year flood events in the United States: a separate flood in Houston, another in West Virginia, and a third in Maryland.

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What it's like to stand in hurricane-force winds

CNN's Randi Kaye steps inside Virginia Tech's stability tunnel to see what it's like to be hit with hurricane-like winds.

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Gymboree says court confirmed plan of reorganization

Sept 7 (Reuters) - Children's apparel retailer Gymboree Corp said on Thursday that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia has confirmed its plan of reorganization.

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Steve Bannon: Gary Cohn should have resigned after Charlottesville

Steve Bannon said his former colleague and top White House economic adviser Gary Cohn should have resigned after publicly rebuking President Donald Trump for his response to racial violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Bannon: Cohn should have resigned

Steve Bannon said his former colleague and top White House economic adviser Gary Cohn should have resigned after publicly rebuking President Donald Trump for his response to racial violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Prosecutors drop charges against reporter who questioned U.S. health secretary

(Reuters) - West Virginia prosecutors dropped charges on Wednesday against a reporter who was arrested after peppering U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price with healthcare policy questions while following him down a hallway at the state capitol.

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Charlottesville OKs removal of second Confederate statue

(Reuters) - Charlottesville, Virginia, has decided to remove another Confederate general's statue from a park, a city spokeswoman said on Wednesday, just weeks after a woman died during protests over a decision to remove a statue of General Robert E. Lee.

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GOP baseball shooting victim returns to field

Lobbyist Matt Mika returned to the field in Alexandria, Virginia, where he was shot during a Republican congressional baseball practice.

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Pence to Texas: We are with you every single day

Vice President Mike Pence, speaking to a crowd in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, offers his thoughts to victims of Hurricane Harvey.

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Texas board votes to remove Confederate general's name from school

SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - A San Antonio school board has voted to change the name of its Robert E. Lee High School, citing the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia as the impetus for no longer wanting to honor the Confederate general.

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BRIEF-Morgan Properties acquires the mark center portfolio with $509 mln acquisition

* Morgan Properties acquires the mark center portfolio with $509m acquisition, enters Northern Virginia market with a big splash Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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White House downplays Charlottesville comments from Tillerson, Cohn

ON BOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) - The White House on Tuesday downplayed talk of division among President Donald Trump's advisers after Secretary of State Tillerson and economic adviser Gary Cohn appeared to criticize Trump for his response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Confederate battle flag sales boom after Charlottesville clash

(Reuters) - Demand for Confederate flags at Chris Ackerman's Civil War memorabilia shop in Pennsylvania has surged since violence at a white nationalist rally in Virginia this month reignited the United States' debate over race and the legacy of slavery.

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FEATURE-U.S. Confederate battle flag sales boom after Charlottesville clash

Aug 29 (Reuters) - Demand for Confederate flags at Chris Ackerman's Civil War memorabilia shop in Pennsylvania has surged since violence at a white nationalist rally in Virginia this month reignited the United States' debate over race and the legacy of slavery.

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Anti-racism activists to march from Charlottesville to Washington

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Anti-racism activists will begin a 10-day march on Monday from Charlottesville to Washington to protest against a far-right rally in the Virginia city and what they called President Donald Trump's reluctance to condemn its white nationalist organizers.

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How a request about Russians made its way to Trump's team

A West Virginia man who was a former contractor in Iraq proposed setting up a meeting with Russians and the Trump campaign last year to discuss their "shared Christian values," raising new questions for investigators to explore as part of their Russia inquiry.

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Mom launches social justice foundation for Charlottesville victim

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The mother of a woman killed during clashes between white nationalists and anti-racist protesters in Virginia said on Sunday she was launching a foundation in her daughter's name to promote social justice issues.

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Man suspected of shooting at counter-protesters in Charlottesville arrested

A man who is suspected of firing a gun at counterprotesters during the "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month has been arrested, police said Saturday.

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Tears, anger, frustration at Charlottesville town hall

Emotions ran high as Charlottesville, Virginia, residents expressed their opinions to officials at a "Community Recovery Town Hall."

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Rex Tillerson: President Trump 'speaks for himself'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that President Donald Trump "speaks for himself" when asked whether the President's response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, raised questions about Trump's values.

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Tillerson: President Trump speaks for himself

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told Chris Wallace, on Fox News Sunday, that President Donald Trump "speaks for himself" when asked whether the President's response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, raised questions about Trump's values.

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The world is watching Trump's attacks on the press

The day after violence erupted at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, President Donald Trump's re-election campaign unveiled a new ad focusing on his "enemies."

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RNC formally condemns supremacists

The Republican National Committee passed a resolution Friday "condemning the violence and racist beliefs" of white supremacists who took to the streets in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month -- a move that contrasts sharply with President Donald Trump's widely panned response to the deadly violence.

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U.S. towns that want to shed Confederate symbols hit bureaucratic roadblocks

(Reuters) - As early as November, the stretch of Jefferson Davis Highway that runs through Alexandria, Virginia, will boast a new title after the city council voted to erase the name of the Confederacy's president.

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Key Trump staffer was on the brink of resigning after Charlottesville response

Gary Cohn, the National Economic Council director, was on the brink of resigning after President Donald Trump's freewheeling press conference earlier this month in which he likened white supremacists to counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Duck Dynasty's star to Trump: 'Say you were wrong'

"Duck Dynasty" star Korie Robertson says she doesn't understand why President Trump didn't speak out sooner and more forcefully against white supremacists after they rallied this month in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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'Duck Dynasty' star can't defend Trump remarks

Reality star Korie Robertson gets emotional while talking about President Trump's remarks after the attack in Charlottesville, Virginia, saying she cannot defend the President's comments.

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White nationalist surrenders in Virginia on three felony charges

(Reuters) - A white nationalist featured in a widely seen documentary about this month's violent marches and counter-protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, has surrendered to police after they issued a warrant for his arrest, according to a police statement.

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Can eating ever really relieve stress?

Tina Fey shoveled sheet cake into her mouth on a "Saturday Night Live" skit while ranting about the politics surrounding violent rallies in Charlottesville, Virginia. She urged viewers to not attend the dangerous marches and to eat cake instead.

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White supremacist surrenders to police

Christopher Cantwell, a white supremacist organizer known for a Vice video about a torch-lit Charlottesville, Virginia march, has turned himself in, University of Virginia Police said Wednesday.

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Charlottesville shrouds divisive Confederate statues in black cloth

(Reuters) - To applause from spectators, workers in Charlottesville, Virginia, covered two statues of Confederate generals with black tarpaulins on Wednesday in honor of the woman who was killed during a rally by white nationalists in the liberal-leaning college town.

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Could Charlottesville open a door for Russia?

President Donald Trump's failed response following the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, by Nazis and the KKK was not only unpresidential, it also highlighted again the problem of Russia.

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UPDATE 1-Charlottesville shrouds divisive Confederate statues in black cloth

Aug 23 (Reuters) - To applause from spectators, workers in Charlottesville, Virginia, covered two statues of Confederate generals with black tarpaulins on Wednesday in honor of the woman who was killed during a rally by white nationalists in the liberal-leaning college town.

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Confederate General Lee doppelganger pulled from college broadcast

(Reuters) - An ESPN announcer with the same name as Confederate General Robert E. Lee has been removed from an upcoming broadcast of a University of Virginia football game in the aftermath of the deadly violence in the college town over a Lee statue, according to the cable sports channel.

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Trump voter: Charlottesville was a setup

A group of Trump voters from Florida, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Alabama and Georgia give their take on who is to blame for the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Trump omits line while defending statement

During a rally in Phoenix, President Donald Trump defended his response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, while omitting that he initially blamed "many sides" for the clashes.

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ESPN, Citing Safety, Says Robert Lee Won’t Broadcast Virginia Football Game

The network said Mr. Lee, who shares a name with a Confederate general, would cover another football game on Sept. 2 instead of the University of Virginia game.

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Don Lemon: Speech was a 'total eclipse of the facts'

CNN anchor Don Lemon says President Donald Trump's speech in Phoenix was an attempt to rewrite history, particularly when it came to events like the violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Trump: I spoke out forcefully against hatred

President Donald Trump defended his response to the violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Virginia at a campaign rally in Phoenix, saying "I strongly condemn neo-Nazis, white Supremacists and the KKK."

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White House says some members of infrastructure advisory council resign

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some members of a White House infrastructure advisory council have resigned, the White House said on Tuesday, days after President Donald Trump's response to violence at a rally by white nationalists in Virginia prompted business leaders and cultural figures to quit other panels in protest.

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Charlottesville to cover Confederate statues after chaotic meeting

(Reuters) - City councilors in Charlottesville, Virginia, voted unanimously on Tuesday to cover two statues of Confederate war heroes in black fabric after ejecting spectators from a chaotic council meeting as residents demanded answers over how a recent white nationalist rally turned deadly.