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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the West Virginia Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Elizabeth Jo Shirley.
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July 06, 2020 - 7:35 pm
Woman pleads guilty in scheme to offer information to Russia
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September 20, 2019 - 3:12 pm
(VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - -- A US Navy civilian employee has been airlifted to VCU Medical Center in Richmond after an accident at NAS Oceana Air Show . The employee was seriously injured, according to an Air Show post on Facebook and Twitter. The injuries, however, are reportedly...
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September 18, 2019 - 2:57 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Lawyers for two Air Force members who are HIV-positive have urged a federal appeals court to uphold an injunction that prevents the Trump administration from continuing with discharge proceedings against them. The Department of Defense is appealing a ruling by a judge who found...
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September 03, 2019 - 4:51 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The U.S. military is taking precautions as Hurricane Dorian threatens ships and planes based on Virginia's coast. U.S. Air Force Col. David Lopez said in a statement Tuesday that F-22 Raptor fighter jets and T-38 Talon training planes will leave Langley Air Force Base in Hampton...
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February 15, 2019 - 1:38 pm
WASHINGTON – U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) were joined by every member of the Virginia congressional delegation in urging U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson to relocate the F-22 Flight and Maintenance Formal Training Units (FTU) to Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton...
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December 29, 2018 - 10:33 am
By HOPE YEN and JENNIFER McDERMOTT , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — It had been months since retired Lt. Cmdr. Michele Fitzpatrick paid attention to news coverage. She was turned off by President Donald Trump's tweetstorms and attacks on critics such as the late Republican Sen. John McCain, a...
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December 22, 2018 - 10:46 am
By LOLITA C. BALDOR and ROBERT BURNS , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The extraordinary resignation letter that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis handed to a surprised President Donald Trump was not just a product of two years of accumulating frustration with an impulsive boss, but an outline of the...
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November 10, 2018 - 10:49 am
By MICHAEL CASEY , Associated Press ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — One poster in a recently discovered trove vilifies the Nazis with a sword through a Bible and the words "This Is the Enemy." Some encouraged self-sacrifice by promoting recycling, planting gardens and buying potatoes. Still others warned...
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November 10, 2018 - 10:36 am
By RAF CASERT and ANGELA CHARLTON , Associated Press PARIS (AP) — Traveling from across the world to battlefields where their soldiers fell 100 years ago, victors and vanquished alike marked those sacrifices ahead of Sunday's Armistice Day and assessed alliances that have been dramatically redrawn...
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November 05, 2018 - 2:00 pm
By LOLITA C. BALDOR , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says that a Russian fighter jet flew dangerously close to a U.S. military reconnaissance plane in international airspace over the Black Sea on Monday. Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon says the Russian SU-27 made a high-speed pass...
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