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Virginia State Police: One killed in Duffield fire

Virginia State Police: One killed in Duffield fire

February 15th, 2015 5:27 pm by Staff Report

One person is dead following a Sunday morning fire in Duffield, according to the Virginia State Police.

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How Rand Paul is trying to win over Democrats

How Rand Paul is trying to win over Democrats

February 15th, 2015 4:00 pm by By David Weigel, Bloomberg News (TNS)

In the last Bloomberg Politics/Des Moines Register poll of the state, Paul did best among voters under 45, voters who wanted to reject the "establishment," and voters who worried about electability.

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Shooting suspect slams religion while defending liberty

Shooting suspect slams religion while defending liberty

February 15th, 2015 2:30 pm by ALLEN G. BREED and MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

If his Facebook page is any indication, Craig Hicks is an avowed atheist who despises religion itself but nevertheless seems to support an individual's right to his own beliefs.

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Winter comes calling...

Winter comes calling...

February 15th, 2015 11:45 am by Staff Report

Snow, freezing rain and sleet today; 2 to 4 inches expected.

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New downtown sports facility, economist questions region's shopping centers and more top stories

New downtown sports facility, economist questions region's shopping centers and more top stories

February 15th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have recently missed on TimesNews.net.

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Schools start treating e-cigarettes as drug paraphernalia

Schools start treating e-cigarettes as drug paraphernalia

February 15th, 2015 5:30 am by MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, AP Tobacco Writer

Electronic cigarettes, which heat a nicotine solution to create a vapor instead of burning tobacco, have passed traditional smokes in popularity among teenagers.

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Pennington Gap's town manager hospitalized after saving computers from fire

Pennington Gap's town manager hospitalized after saving computers from fire

February 14th, 2015 7:01 pm by Stephen Igo

PENNINGTON GAP - Pennington Gap Town Hall was gutted by fire Thursday night, even as the mayor and town manager rushed to yank computer equipment out of the building.

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Republicans say Obama giving immigrants 'amnesty bonuses'

Republicans say Obama giving immigrants 'amnesty bonuses'

February 14th, 2015 6:52 pm by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

Millions of immigrants benefiting from President Barack Obama's executive actions could get a windfall from the IRS, a reversal of fortune after years of paying taxes to help fund government programs they were banned from receiving.

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Gunman kills one in attack on free speech event in Denmark

Gunman kills one in attack on free speech event in Denmark

February 14th, 2015 6:41 pm by Associated Press

A gunman opened fire Saturday on a Copenhagen cultural center, killing one man in what authorities called a terror attack against a free speech event featuring an artist who had caricatured the Prophet Muhammad.

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Dog lovers all over world log in to watch Westminster show

Dog lovers all over world log in to watch Westminster show

February 14th, 2015 6:00 pm by BEN WALKER, AP Sports Writer

It's sure a long way from how things ran at the first Westminster show. That was in 1877, a year after Alexander Graham Bell was credited with inventing the telephone. Going into the 21st century, Westminster wanted to become more tech savvy.

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