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Frederick School Board panel, fire company talk Gainesboro Road issues

WINCHESTER - School Board officials met Tuesday with representatives from the Gainesboro Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company to address concerns for potential traffic on a new connector road to Gainesboro Elementary School and Frederick County Middle School. The new middle school, at 4661 North Freder

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-09-21 03:36:00

Aylor Middle School air study finds no elevated levels of allergens, asbestos

STEPHENS CITY - When Annie Jones and her family moved to Stephens City in April, she did a lot of research about the school where her daughter would be going. Jones was impressed with the quality of the teachers and staff at Robert E. Aylor Middle School, 901 Aylor Road, Stephens City, but said she

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-09-21 03:35:00

City man charged with assaulting a police officer

WINCHESTER - Alcohol, stalking and assault were all alleged in an incident that led to the arrest of a city man at about 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, police said. A driver told police the incident began when a man approached her in a Pleasant Valley Road restaurant parking lot, according to a Wednesday news r

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-09-21 03:48:00

Picasso paintings to be reunited for first time since 1932

LONDON (AP) - An exhibition in Paris and London will reunite three Picasso nudes painted days apart but not displayed together for almost a century, the Tate Modern gallery said Thursday. "Nude, Green Leaves and Bust," ''Nude in a Black Armchair" and "The Mirror" are all boldly colored depictions of

FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-09-21 14:59:43

Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadline

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FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-09-21 02:12:02

The Latest: Pence says Russia probes are not a distraction

FILE - In this June 21, 2017 file photo, special counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election and possible connection to the Trump campaign, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mueller's team of investigat

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-09-21 11:38:08

SEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system

FILE- In this March 23, 2017, file photo, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman nominee Jay Clayton testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking Committee. The SEC says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis

FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-09-21 03:36:59

Republicans see political necessity in health care effort

WASHINGTON (AP) - It's divisive and difficult, but the Republican drive to erase the Obama health care overhaul has gotten a huge boost from one of Washington's perennial incentives: Political necessity. In the two months since Senate Republicans lost their initial attempt to scuttle President Barac

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-09-21 07:58:25

Emails point to Manafort offer to brief Russian in campaign

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File) WASHINGTON (AP) - In the middle of Donald Trump's presidential run, then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort said he was willing to provide "private briefings" about the campaign to a Russian billionaire the U.S. government considers close to Russian President Vladimir Put

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-21 11:45:24

Trump says he's worried about voter fraud. One of his nominees may have voted illegally in Virginia.

As President Donald Trump's controversial commission on voter fraud seeks to gather evidence, it won't have to look far for some suspicious activity: a ballot cast in last fall's presidential election in Virginia by Jeffrey Gerrish, Trump's nominee to be a deputy U.S. trade representative. Gerrish,

FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-09-20 20:28:00

Justice Ginsburg surprise speaker at Jewish new year service

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a surprise guest speaker Wednesday evening during services for the Jewish new year in Washington, telling worshippers she believes being Jewish helped her empathize with other minority groups. Ginsburg spoke mostly about her Jewish faith, acknowledging t

FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-09-21 08:15:01

Kaine has wide lead in first Senate poll; Stewart facing double-digit gap

A new poll shows U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., with commanding leads over his would-be Republican challengers in the 2018 midterms, including Prince William Board of County Supervisors Chairman Corey Stewart. The survey, conducted from Sept. 5-12 and commissioned by the University of Mary Washington,

INSIDE NOVA - 2017-09-20 15:57:00

An evening with Renee Fleming: Opera star joins UMW Philharmonic Orchestra

Contrary to some of the pop culture portrayals it has had over the years (think everything from Bugs Bunny to Tintin), opera is a beautiful way to tell stories of the human condition, with melodies (as well as plots) that can take the listener to sublime heights, or bring us to tears. And if you wan

FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-09-21 03:00:00

Trump's trashing of Iran deal poses problems for North Korea strategy

UNITED NATIONS - President Donald Trump's threat before the world to obliterate North Korea left no doubt about his determination to stop the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup. His disparagement of the Iran nuclear deal in the same speech offered Pyongyang little hope of a negotiated solu

NAVY TIMES - 2017-09-20 20:47:34

Board OKs rules for dog tethers

The Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to add a section to the county code that continues to allow tethering dogs and other canines under certain circumstances. But the new rules prohibit tethering dogs except with a tie appropriate to the age and size of the animal attached with a collar, halter or

NORTHERN VIRGINIA DAILY - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

The Latest: Brazil president's claim on Amazon questioned

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Brazilian President Michel Temer is raising eyebrows with his claim at the U.N. that deforestation in the Amazon declined 20 percent the last year. Temer made the statement Tuesday while addressing the U.N. G

FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-09-19 16:07:43

High school football: This week's games and more... Contest, polls, stats

Riverbend at Colonial Forge, 7 Stonewall Jackson (Manassas) at Brooke Point, 7 North Stafford at Massaponax, 7 Stafford at Mountain View, 7 Caroline at King George, 7 James Monroe at Chancellor, 7 Courtland at Eastern View, 7 Culpeper at Spotsylvania, 7 Colonial Beach at Charles City, 7 Washington &

FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-09-19 23:57:00

Mountain Bike Fest On Tap For Oct. 6-8

Mountain bike enthusiasts will gather once more at the Stokesville Campground on the weekend of Oct. 6-8 for three days of camping and biking in George Washington National Forest for the Shenandoah Valley Mountain Bike Festival. The festival, which started in 1997, is the largest fundraiser for the

DAILY NEWS-RECORD - 2017-09-20 04:00:00

The Latest: Graham upbeat about health care repeal effort

FILE - In this July 13, 2017, file photo, Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., left, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., right, talk while walking to a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Senate Republicans are planning a final, uphill push to erase President Barack Obama's health care law. But Democrats and t

FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-09-19 18:57:39

Year-over-year passenger counts up at airports in July

Passenger counts at Northern Virginia's two major airports posted year-over-year improvements in July, according to new data, and remain on pace to exceed 2016's figures. A total of 4.4 million passengers traveled through Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and Washington Dulles International

INSIDE NOVA - 2017-09-19 16:00:00