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El Shafee Elsheikh: the alleged ‘IS Beatle’ on trial in the US
Detained members of Islamic State in the northeastern Syrian city of Hasakeh
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El Shafee Elsheikh: the alleged ‘IS Beatle’ on trial in the US

British-born jihadist is accused of torturing and beheading Western hostages
1 Apr 2022
Glenn Youngkin’s victory hands Republicans ‘road map’ to retake presidency
Virginia governor-elect Glenn Youngkin
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Glenn Youngkin’s victory hands Republicans ‘road map’ to retake presidency

Millionaire former private equity CEO secures GOP victory in key state governor election
4 Nov 2021
America’s bloodiest state votes to ban the death penalty
The death chamber at Southern Ohio Correctional Facility
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America’s bloodiest state votes to ban the death penalty

Virginia has executed more than 1,300 people in its 400-year history
25 Mar 2021
What do the Democrat election victories mean for Trump?
Andy Beshaer, Kentucky, US
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What do the Democrat election victories mean for Trump?

Opposition wins in Virginia and Kentucky spell trouble for president ahead of next year’s election
6 Nov 2019
Who is Bryce Williams and why did he kill TV duo on air?
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Who is Bryce Williams and why did he kill TV duo on air?

Virginia gunman sent fax claiming he was 'human powder keg' and said Charleston shooting was 'tipping point'
27 Aug 2015
Virginia shooting: gunman was 'human powder keg' of anger
Virginia journalist shooting
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Virginia shooting: gunman was 'human powder keg' of anger

Ex-WDBJ reporter Bryce Williams shot former colleagues Alison Parker and Adam Ward live on air
27 Aug 2015
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