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After long wait of 224 years, Virginia judges get sentencing power

After long wait of 224 years, Virginia judges get sentencing power

This sentencing structure has been in place for 224 years, but under a bill recently approved by the state legislature, Virginia is expec...Read More

Kanye West puts USD 6.8 million in presidential bid

Kanye West puts USD 6.8 million in presidential bid

Musician Kanye West has put in USD 6.76 million in his presidential campaign which includes millions of dollars to political operatives f...Read More

US VP Mike Pence deletes tweet with picture of Trump's campaign staff not wearing masks, flouting social distancing norms

US VP Mike Pence deletes tweet with picture of Trump's campaign staff not wearing masks, flouting social distancing norms

The number of COVID-19 cases in the US surpassed the 2 million mark on Thursday, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

Teens, going early to school isn’t ‘cool’

Teens, going early to school isn’t ‘cool’

Teenagers who get less time to sleep make poor decisions such as not wearing seat belts and engaging in distracted driving, which increas...Read More

Indian American doctor arrested on charges of illegal distribution of Adderall, may face 20 years in prison

Indian American doctor arrested on charges of illegal distribution of Adderall, may face 20 years in prison

The Virginia Department of Health Professions had previously suspended his medical licence in 2012 for issues related to his prescription...Read More

US Bank branch manager admits of stealing USD 500,000 from elderly customers

US Bank branch manager admits of stealing USD 500,000 from elderly customers

A man pleaded guilty to stealing $500,000 from customers at the Alexandria, Virginia, bank he managed. The Alexandria bank branch manager...Read More

US: One in custody after several people stabbed in Virginia

US: One in custody after several people stabbed in Virginia

Virginia: The police has detained one suspect after several people were stabbed inside a plasma centre in Petersburg here on Thursday. Th...Read More

Former Vice President Joe Biden launches 2020 White House bid

Former Vice President Joe Biden launches 2020 White House bid

Washington: Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, declaring the soul o...Read More

Second woman accuses Virginia deputy Governor Justin Fairfax of sexual assault

Second woman accuses Virginia deputy Governor Justin Fairfax of sexual assault

Washington: A second woman has come forward with claims that she was sexually assaulted by Virginia’s Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax ...Read More

Amazon to invest USD 5 billion for 2 new headquarters

Amazon to invest USD 5 billion for 2 new headquarters

SEATTLE: Amazon announced it will invest $5 billion to build two new headquarters in New York City and Arlington, Virginia. The move will...Read More

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1.5 mn to flee homes in Virginia, Carolina as Florence approaches

Washington : More than 1.5 million people have been asked to evacuate their homes along the Virginia, North and South Carolina coasts as ...Read More

US: South Carolina residents asked to evacuate coast as hurricane Florence approaches

US: South Carolina residents asked to evacuate coast as hurricane Florence approaches

Columbia: The residents of South Carolina have been ordered to evacuate from the coast as category-4  Hurricane Florence approaches. Eigh...Read More

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US Prez aide kicked out of eatery

Washington : White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was kicked out of a restaurant on Friday, becoming the second top aide of Presiden...Read More

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Five killed, over 90,000 left without power in US storm

New York :  At least five people have been killed and over 90,000 households left without electricity as powerful storm continued to poun...Read More

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Key Trump aide quits as ex-wives allege abuse Rob Portman, 40, has, however, denied the allegations

Washington : Rob Portman, White House Staff Secretary and a close aide of US President Donald Trump, resigned on Thursday  after his two ...Read More

Elderly Indian American woman, son found shot dead at home

Elderly Indian American woman, son found shot dead at home

Washington: An Indian American woman and her son have been found shot dead at their home in a Virginia suburb of Washington, local police...Read More

White supremacists march again in Virginia, but turnout is small

White supremacists march again in Virginia, but turnout is small

Washington: White supremacists carrying Tiki torches rallied again on Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia, but in numbers far smaller t...Read More

Actor Mark Ruffalo joins march against white supremacy

Actor Mark Ruffalo joins march against white supremacy

Charlottesville: Actor Mark Ruffalo has joined activists marching from Charlottesville, Virginia, to the nation’s capital to condemn whit...Read More

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Trump snubbed again, seven cybersecurity advisors resign

Washington : Seven members of Donald Trump’s cybersecurity advisory council have resigned, citing the US President’s insufficient attenti...Read More

Trump has not shown ‘competence’ needed to lead nation: Bob Corker

Trump has not shown ‘competence’ needed to lead nation: Bob Corker

Washington: A powerful Republican Senator has questioned the competency of Donald Trump saying that he has not demonstrated the “stabilit...Read More

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