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Singh's wife recants domestic assault accusation

Singh's wife recants domestic assault accusation

December 13th, 2013 1:40 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The domestic altercation between a local doctor and his wife was apparently just a misunderstanding, and the case will be dismissed if the couple has no other problems for the next six months.

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Stomach flu expected to increase in Southwest Virginia

Stomach flu expected to increase in Southwest Virginia

December 13th, 2013 10:48 am by Stephen Igo

Statewide surveillance data monitored by the Virginia Department of Health indicate that norovirus is arriving just in time for the holidays.

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GOP struggle widens as Boehner rebukes hard right

GOP struggle widens as Boehner rebukes hard right

December 13th, 2013 9:45 am by CHARLES BABINGTON, Associated Press

The Republican establishment's much-anticipated pushback against the tea party wing is underway.

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House GOP conservatives help propel budget bill

House GOP conservatives help propel budget bill

December 13th, 2013 9:42 am by ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press

After a sweeping vote by conservative Republicans controlling the House and President Barack Obama's Democratic allies, a bipartisan budget pact is in the hands of the Senate, where it will encounter stronger but probably futile resistance from Republican

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10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos

December 12th, 2013 6:59 pm by Associated Press

Here’s a look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.

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Federal data show health disparities among states

Federal data show health disparities among states

December 12th, 2013 3:18 pm by DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

Residents in some parts of the U.S. are signing up for health care coverage at a significantly greater rate than others, and the discrepancy may trace back to the political leanings of their elected leaders.

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Legal weed sales will be spotty in Colorado

Legal weed sales will be spotty in Colorado

December 12th, 2013 3:14 pm by KRISTEN WYATT, Associated Press

Legal marijuana sales in Colorado are set to start on Jan. 1, or so the law says. Knowing when the recreational pot shops will actually open, however, is anyone's guess.

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Area deputies hospitalized after bursting into burning home

Area deputies hospitalized after bursting into burning home

December 12th, 2013 3:11 pm by NET News Service

Both men were familiar with the home and believed three children could be inside, so they entered the burning house to search for them.

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Man pulls gun during child visitation

Man pulls gun during child visitation

December 12th, 2013 2:36 pm by Rain Smith

The suspect held a gun to his estranged wife's head and asked, "Are you ready to end this?" When she punched him in the stomach he conceded, "I guess you're not," then placed the pistol in his pocket.

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Calif. prostitutes may gain victim compensation

Calif. prostitutes may gain victim compensation

December 12th, 2013 10:19 am by DON THOMPSON, Associated Press

California officials are considering whether to change a decades-old anti-crime regulation and allow prostitutes to receive money from a victim compensation fund if they're raped or beaten.

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