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Virginia governor reveals his long Covid symptoms as he urges vaccinations

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More than a year after testing positive for Covid-19, Virginia’s governor, Ralph Northam, is warning about the importance of vaccines and the long-lasting effects of Covid. After a mild case in September 2020 that fel...

Why Virginia holds the key to the 2022 US midterms: Politics Weekly Extra podcast

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This week Jonathan Freedland speaks to Jessica Taylor, of the Cook Political Report with Amy Walter. The pair discuss what the off-year gubernatorial elections coming up in a few weeks might tell us about Democrat and...

UK police reportedly speak to Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Giuffre

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Scotland Yard officers have spoken to Prince Andrew’s accuser, Virginia Roberts Giuffre, who alleges she was forced to have sex with him when she was 17 years old, it has been reported. In an interview in August, afte...

Prince Andrew allowed to review settlement between Virginia Giuffre and Jeffrey Epstein

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Prince Andrew will have a chance to review a 2009 settlement agreement that he hopes will shield him from a civil lawsuit accusing him of sexually abusing a woman two decades ago, when she was underage. In an order ma...

In deep red West Virginia, Biden’s $3.5tn spending proposal is immensely popular

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Elizabeth Masters isn’t a natural Joe Biden supporter. A self-described conservative who lives in Parkersburg, in deeply Republican West Virginia, she said she registered to vote in the last election so she could cast...

Prince Andrew’s US attorney served with sexual assault lawsuit, Virginia Giuffre’s lawyers claim

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The Duke of York has been served with a sexual assault lawsuit after the relevant paperwork was delivered to his US lawyer, his accuser’s legal team said on Monday. Virginia Giuffre is seeking damages after alleging s...

West Virginia battles Covid surge after failing to build on early vaccine success

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West Virginia was once one of the leading US states in rolling out Covid-19 vaccinations. Now it is one of the least vaccinated, with the fastest-growing rate of infections in the country. Health systems are overwhelm...

Prince Andrew served with lawsuit from Jeffrey Epstein accuser Virginia Giuffre

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Prince Andrew has been served with an affidavit for a lawsuit say lawyers for Virginia Roberts Giuffre, who alleges she was forced to have sex with the royal when she was 17 years old. A document filed in a US court o...

Virginia takes down Robert E Lee statue from state capital Richmond

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A towering bronze depiction of General Robert E Lee - one of the largest Confederate statues in the US – has been removed from its pedestal in Richmond, Virginia, the former capital of the Confederacy. The 21ft (6m) s...

Virginia governor pardons seven Black men executed in 1951 for rape of a white woman

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The governor of Virginia, Ralph Northam, has granted posthumous pardons to seven Black men who were executed in 1951 for the rape of a white woman. The case attracted pleas for mercy from around the world and in recen...

Why is Virginia Giuffre suing Prince Andrew and what could happen next?

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On Monday, Virginia Roberts Giuffre, an alleged victim of the sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, filed a lawsuit against Prince Andrew in federal court in New York. What has prompted her to take action now, and what may ha...

Epstein accuser Virginia Giuffre sues Prince Andrew

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Virginia Roberts Giuffre, an alleged victim of the sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, on Monday filed a lawsuit against Prince Andrew in federal court in New York. She accused the British royal of sexually abusing her at E...

Lucy Dacus: Home Video review – forthright vignettes of a Virginia girlhood

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Lucy Dacus doesn’t seem like the homicidal type. Wielding nothing more threatening than a guitar and a level gaze, this seemingly mild-mannered Virginia songwriter is probably best known as one third of Boygenius, a s...

Virginia supreme court to hear cases challenging removal of Confederate statue

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The supreme court of Virginia will this week hear arguments in legal challenges to Governor Ralph Northam’s plan to take down a 131-year-old statue of Confederate Gen Robert E Lee, a move met with widespread praise fr...

West Virginia governor sues Greensill over $700m debt

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The Republican governor of West Virginia, Jim Justice, has revealed he is personally liable for hundreds of millions of dollars in loans taken out by his coalmining companies. In a new court filing on Friday, Justice...

Former Virginia Republican senator John Warner dies aged 94

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The former US senator John Warner of Virginia, who at times clashed with fellow Republicans during his three decades in office, has died of heart failure. He was 94. Warner died late on Tuesday, with his wife and daug...

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