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FILE- In this Aug. 3, 2018, file photo, Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams is greeted before speaking at the National Association of Black Journalists in Detroit. Abrams is aiming to become the nation's first black female governor. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
Women win primaries in record numbers, look to NovemberMore women than ever before have won their primaries for governor, U.S. Senate and House this year _ setting a U.S. record and battles in November that could significantly increase the number of women in elected office and change the debate on key issues
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UK investigating reports sunken WWII ships in Asia lootedBritain says it will work with Indonesia and Malaysia to investigate reports that the wrecks of ships sunk during World War II have been plundered by pirates
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FILE- In this April 23, 2018, file photo a car is filled with gasoline at a station in Windham, N.H. Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major new policy statement that threatens to undermine decades of government campaigns for gas-thrifty cars and other conservation programs. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperativeThe Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.
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FILE - In this July 30, 2018, file photo, Indonesian soldiers and rescue team gather to prepare for evacuating tourists from Mount Rinjani, seen in the background, at Sembalun in East Lombok, Indonesia. A strong earthquake jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, causing landslides on Mount Rinjani and damaging buildings, as it tries to recover from a temblor earlier this month that killed 460 people.(AP Photo/File)
Indonesian island hit by another quake, causing landslidesA strong earthquake has jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok, causing landslides on Mount Rinjani and damaging buildings, as it tries to recover from a temblor earlier this month that killed 460 people
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People gather for a funeral service for some of the victims of a collapsed highway bridge, in Genoa's exhibition center Fiera di Genova, Italy, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Saturday has been declared a national day of mourning in Italy and includes a state funeral at the industrial port city's fair grounds for those who plunged to their deaths as the 45-meter (150-foot) tall Morandi Bridge gave way Tuesday. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
French audit warns 840 bridges may face risk of collapseAn audit commissioned by the French government says about 840 French bridges are suffering from serious damage and at risk of collapse in the coming several years
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The new Belarusian Prime Minister Sergei Rumas in Minsk, Belarus, on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018.  Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko has dismissed the country's prime minister and other top ministers, according to information released from the Presidential office, and named Rumas, the former head of the country's Development Bank, as new prime minister. (Maxim Guchek/BelTA Pool Photo via AP)
Belarusian leader Lukashenko fires Cabinet as economy sinksBelarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has fired his Cabinet, emphasizing the need to strengthen the economy to preserve the nation's post-Soviet independence
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Avenatti to visit New Hampshire as he considers 2020 bidMichael Avenatti, the attorney taking on President Donald Trump on behalf of adult film star Stormy Daniels, is attending a New Hampshire picnic held by local Democrats as he weighs a bid for the White House
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In this image from video, a man helps explain the terrane below, as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi looks out from inside a helicopter during an aerial survey of flood affected areas in Kerala, southern India, Saturday Aug. 18, 2018. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised more than $70 million in aid for the flood-affected Kerala on Saturday as he undertook an aerial survey to see the devastation caused by relentless monsoon rains.(Doordarshan via AP)
800,000 displaced in flooding in southern Indian stateOfficials say some 800,000 people have been displaced and over 350 have died in the worst flooding in a century in southern India's Kerala state
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The aid ship Aquarius pulls into Malta's Grand Harbor Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. The vessel, which is operated by the European aid group SOS Mediterranee in partnership with Doctors Without Borders, is carrying 141 migrants rescued in Mediterranean Sea off Libya last Friday but whose landfall was delayed as European states bartered over who would take them. (Raphael Satter/AP photo)
Italy threatens to return migrants to Libya in new standoffItaly's firebrand interior minister is threatening to return to Libya 177 migrants who have been aboard an Italian coast guard ship for days following another standoff with Malta
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  • Black elders hold mixed views on confederate statue in town

    Gertrude Evans, 70, was born into the Jim Crow South and lived through the rocky integration of Leesburg when firemen filled a swimming pool with cement and garbage rather than permit its integration. More than a half-century later, she turned to art as therapy to work through that traumatic period when she wasn't allowed to sit on the red stools at Little John's drugstore or watch a movie at the neighborhood Tally Ho theater. The Virginian-Pilot, Fri, Aug 17 2018 @ 07:46 PM
  • Small earthquake shakes northern Virginia

    The agency's website shows that a magnitude 1.7 earthquake occurred around 11:23 p.m. Thursday in Loudoun County. It happened about 2.5 miles northeast of Belmont, at a depth of more than 3 miles . WMDT, Fri, Aug 17 2018 @ 10:39 AM
  • Deacon's Arrest Renews Allegations Against Sterling Church

    A man who once served as a deacon for Calvary Temple in Sterling, Virginia, has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a child. News4's David Culver spoke to former members of the church about the abuse allegations at the church. NBC Washington, Sat, Aug 18 2018 @ 12:01 AM
  • Loudoun Co. man faces charges in 2003 sexual assault of child new

    A Sterling, Virginia, man has been arrested and charged in the sexual abuse of a child that happened 15 years ago. A Loudoun County grand jury indicted Kevin O'Connor, 62, this week on seven counts, including sexual assault by force and two counts of aggravated sexual battery, in a case that dates back to 2003. WTOP-FM Washington, Fri, Aug 17 2018 @ 04:01 AM
  • Virginia Man Arrested in 2003 Child Sex Abuse Case

    A 62-year-old man has been arrested 15 years after authorities say he sexually abused a child in Loudoun County, Virginia. A grand jury indicted Kevin O'Connor, of Sterling, on Aug. 13. O'Connor was arrested and charged Thursday with numerous counts of sexual assault and battery as well as taking indecent liberties with a child, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said. NBC Washington, Thu, Aug 16 2018 @ 11:07 PM
  • Calvary Temple deacon indicted on sexual abuse-related charges in Loudoun

    A 15-year investigation into allegations of systematic sexual, mental and physical abuse at the hands of a Sterling church's leadership has led to the indictment of one of its deacons. Loudoun Times, Thu, Aug 16 2018 @ 06:22 PM
  • Multiple burglaries over the past month in Brambleton; sheriff's office investigating

    The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating multiple, possibly related recent burglaries in the Brambleton area, authorities announced Friday. Loudoun Times, Sat, Aug 18 2018 @ 03:16 PM
  • Small earthquake felt around Lansdowne Thursday night

    A magnitude 1.7 earthquake struck Loudoun County Thursday night at 11:23 p.m. about 1.2 miles northeast of Lansdowne, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Loudoun Times, Fri, Aug 17 2018 @ 12:13 PM
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