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Alexandria Mick Mulvaney (native) House lawmakers move to repeal new CFPB payday lending rules  (Dec 01) context
Angus King (native) Cynthia Dill: Without a filibuster, moderates will wield more power  (Apr 09) context
Casey Wilson (native) Women's March after-party soars with star-studded lineup  (Jan 22) context
Cleopatra (native) Redheads, celebrate: Today is your day  (Nov 05) context
George Mason (native) What the Declaration of Independence Really Claimed  (Jul 04) context
The Motley Fool (based in) Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance Soars and Palo Alto Networks Inc. Falls as Stocks Rise  (May 27) context
Arlington Rich Lowry (native) Trumpism is not run-of-the-mill conservative populism  (Apr 03) context
Katie Couric (native) 8 weird things that happen to your body if you live in space for a year  (Feb 02) context
Blacksburg Marc Edwards (civil engineering professor) (resident) Va. Tech. prof: Data to show Flint water improving  (May 31) context
Bluefield Ahmad Bradshaw (native) 2018 NFL Draft: Biggest Fantasy Football Winners, Losers & Takeaways  (Apr 29) context
Boones Mill Lewis Preston (basketball) (native) FEMA: Ohio emergency responders were exposed to deadly toxin  (Dec 22) context
Bristol Alpha Natural Resources (based in) U.S. agrees to clean-up deal with Alpha Natural Resources  (Jul 08) context
Burke Joseph Sobran (resident) What's the alt-right? A primer  (Aug 24) context
Charles City Sally Hemings (native) Historians Discover Slave Quarters Of Sally Hemings In Thomas Jefferson's Mansion  (Jul 05) context
Charlottesville Virginia Cavaliers (based in) Best 2018 NCAA tournament title value bets  (Mar 12) context
Sarah Drew (native) 'Grey's Anatomy': Jessica Capshaw, Sarah Drew to Exit After Season 14  (Mar 08) context
Richard Burr (native) Senator Urges Fellow Republicans to Heed Warnings on Releasing GOP Memo  (Feb 01) context
Sally Hemings (resident) Historians Discover Slave Quarters Of Sally Hemings In Thomas Jefferson's Mansion  (Jul 05) context
Rob Lowe (native) Rob Lowe as KFC's Colonel Sanders Is Just His 'Grinder' Character Trolling Us, Right?  (Apr 22) context
Chesapeake Kenny Easley (native) Kenny Easley: Black lives matter, and all lives matter, too  (Aug 06) context
Randy Forbes (native) Supreme Court rejects GOP challenge to Va. redistricting plan  (May 23) context
Clifton Lawrence B. Lindsey (resident) Border Tax's Apparent Demise Jeopardizes GOP Overhaul Plan  (May 23) context
Colonial Beach Torrey Smith (native) 'Plenty' of Eagles won't visit the White House, wide receiver says  (Feb 08) context
Covington Dana Brunetti (native) Alec Baldwin battles producer over memoir claims: 'You're already buried'  (Apr 06) context
Danville Tony Womack (native) World Series Game 7: Unsung heroes from the last five epics  (Nov 01) context
Dulles National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (based in) How tax overhaul would change business taxes  (Dec 18) context
Eastville Bobby Brown (outfielder) (native) Millie Bobby Brown and the Rest of the Stranger Things Kids Dish on Newfound Fame While Making Their Emmys Debut  (Sep 18) context
Emporia Elliott Sadler (native) Elliott Sadler survives brush with wall to best Denny Hamlin at Darlington  (Sep 03) context
Fairfax ThinkGeek (based in) April Fools' roundup: Here are video gaming's best pop-culture gags  (Apr 01) context
Ahmad Brooks (native) Week 7 fantasy football inactives watch: Who's in, and who's out?  (Oct 22) context
Jason Sudeikis (native) 'Masterminds' Is A Great Example Of Why Improv Comedy And True Crime Don't Usually Coexist  (Sep 30) context
Falls Church Computer Sciences Corporation (based in) The TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC Has $39729000 Position in Computer Sciences Corp. (CSC)  (Jan 22) context
Forest Rashad Jennings (native) 'Dancing With the Stars' Season 24 finale: Rashad Jennings, Emma Slater win Mirror Ball Trophy  (May 24) context
Fort Belvoir Larry Izzo (native) Watch: Texans head coach Bill O'Brien flips out at his special teams coordinator  (Oct 30) context
Fort Lewis Jim Turner (politician) (native) Texas A&M's sexist football clinic reflects poorly on Kevin Sumlin  (Jul 30) context
Gore Patsy Cline (native) 8 Breakup Albums by Male Artists That Didn't Earn Them as Much of a Rep as Taylor Swift  (Jun 02) context
Great Falls L. Brent Bozell III (resident) 'The View' co-hosts mock Mike Pence's faith, bring flood of complaints to ABC News  (Feb 19) context
Hampton Tyrod Taylor (native) Which teams could be AJ McCarron's suitors in free agency?  (Feb 16) context
Troy Williams (native) Predicting the next NBA MVP  (Oct 12) context
Mike Tomlin (native) Big Ben on Antonio Brown tantrum: 'It's unfortunate'  (Oct 03) context
Allen Iverson (native) Jason Williams injures right leg as BIG3 League begins play  (Jun 25) context
Katherine Johnson (resident) Watch: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae are 'Hidden Figures' of the space race  (Aug 15) context
Harrisonburg Dell Curry (native) Hold Off on the Steph Curry Hate, His Time Will Come  (Apr 12) context
Ivy Tom Perriello (native) Virginia Dem gubernatorial hopeful apologizes for likening Trump to 9/11  (Feb 15) context
Leesburg Lyndon LaRouche (resident) There's No Such Thing As A Protest Vote  (Aug 08) context
Billy Hurley III (native) PGA Championship 2016 tee times: Pairings for the first two rounds  (Jul 23) context
Lexington Pat Robertson (native) Pat Robertson, Christian Broadcasting Network founder, recovering from stroke, network says  (Feb 04) context
Lorton George Mason (resident) What the Declaration of Independence Really Claimed  (Jul 04) context
Lynchburg Jerry Falwell, Jr. (native) Falwell backs Trump on Charlottesville, admits president could be more 'politically correct'  (Aug 20) context
Manakin-Sabot Justin Verlander (native) Detroit Tigers, ex-teammates congratulate Justin Verlander on World Series title  (Nov 02) context
Mantua Gerry Connolly (resident) Dem congressman: 'Just plain wrong' for Trump to hold fundraiser at own hotel  (Jun 29) context
Martinsville Shawn Moore (native) Tennessee man arrested after 3-year-old shot 1-year-old with his gun, reports say  (Nov 12) context
Mason Neck Carly Fiorina (resident) Carly's comeback? Fiorina reportedly eyeing run for RNC chair  (Aug 12) context
McClure Ralph Stanley (native) Ralph Stanley: His 10 Greatest Performances  (Jun 24) context
McLean Iridium Communications (based in) SpaceX To Launch New Iridium Next Satellites In May  (Apr 26) context
David Frederick (resident) As Supreme Court positions harden on union case, likely deciding justice is silent  (Feb 27) context
Andrew Card (resident) Lauer Fears 'War in Washington' if GOP Changes Senate Rules  (Feb 01) context
Middleburg Stephen Wolf (resident) How to gerrymander your way to a huge election victory  (Oct 28) context
Montpelier Mickie James (native) Daniel Bryan Post-RAW Update, Alexa Bliss On Mickie James Being Old (Video), Rhyno & Heath Slater  (Oct 31) context
Montross Rob Wittman (resident) Supreme Court rejects GOP challenge to Va. redistricting plan  (May 23) context
Nassawadox Ralph Northam (native) Virginia GOP accuses Democrat of betraying 'heritage' by backing removal of Confederate monuments  (Aug 23) context
Newport News Michael Vick (native) Vick's “never lost to Dallas” boast is #fakenews  (Apr 28) context
Norfolk Benjamin Watson (native) NFL draft predictions for all 32 teams: Who's trading up, more  (Apr 24) context
Grant Gustin (native) Teen Choice Awards 2017 Winners: The Complete List  (Aug 13) context
Justin Upton (native) Danny Duffy dominates again, leads Royals to eighth straight win  (Aug 22) context
Oakton Jared Taylor (resident) What's the alt-right? A primer  (Aug 24) context
Orange James Madison (resident) Pocket Constitution Packs a Few Surprises  (Aug 02) context
Petersburg Trey Songz (native) Trey Songz Reacts to Remy Ma Alleging He Had an Affair with Nicki Minaj in New Diss Track  (Feb 26) context
Port Conway James Madison (native) Pocket Constitution Packs a Few Surprises  (Aug 02) context
Portsmouth Patton Oswalt (native) Michelle McNamara Died Pursuing the Golden State Killer. Her Husband, Patton Oswalt, Has Questions for Him.  (Apr 26) context
Wanda Sykes (native) Inside the 2018 Writers Guild Awards: "Get Out There and Dream!"  (Feb 12) context
Radford Beth McCann (native) Denver DA calls forced splits video 'painful to watch,' declines to file charges  (Oct 15) context
Reston ComScore (based in) Hot new app? Most of us can't be bothered to download it  (Aug 27) context
Richlands Heath Miller (native) Big Ben on Antonio Brown tantrum: 'It's unfortunate'  (Oct 03) context
Richmond Constance Wu (native) First 'Crazy Rich Asians' trailer flaunts its opulence and all-Asian cast  (Apr 23) context
Warren Beatty (native) Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway Returning to Present Best Picture, Have Already Rehearsed Jokes About Last ...  (Mar 02) context
Andre Branch (native) Week 7 fantasy football inactives watch: Who's in, and who's out?  (Oct 22) context
Curtis Grant (native) Giants rookie WR Travis Rudolph makes most of opportunity | Snap count analysis  (Aug 27) context
Bailey Jay (native) The Power Rangers Introduces Its First Gay Character  (Mar 20) context
Tom Wolfe (native) Pennsylvania budget battle takes shape with deficit of $600M projected  (Dec 15) context
D'Angelo (native) BET Awards 2016 Airs Live Sunday, Will Feature Tributes to Prince and Muhammad Ali  (Jun 26) context
Ridgeway Jeff Hensley (native) Turning Ecstasy Into Potential Treatment For PTSD?  (Nov 30) context
Roanoke Tiki Barber (native) Jim Harbaugh responds to Brandon Jacobs, who says he'll 'expose' him, get him fired  (May 28) context
Rocky Mount Jesse L. Martin (native) Magenta is Going to Do Some Hurting in a New Flash Clip  (Oct 17) context
Saint Charles Don Newton (native) 12-year-old girl dies after tug of war game at Pell City, Alabama, school  (May 20) context
Shadwell Thomas Jefferson (native) What The Right-Wing Media Got Wrong About Charlottesville  (Aug 15) context
Shawsville Jimmy Valiant (resident) Cosmic jack o' lantern: NASA discovers giant 'pumpkin stars'  (Oct 31) context
Smithfield Smithfield Foods (based in) Hot dogs recall: 210000 pounds of beef franks may contain metal shards  (May 22) context
South Boston Ferrell Edmunds (native) Hot 150: Gil Brandt's top-ranked prospects for 2018 NFL Draft  (Apr 16) context
Springfield Mike Caussin (native) Jana Kramer and Husband Mike Caussin Separate After More Than a Year of Marriage  (Aug 25) context
Staunton Francis Collins (native) NIH Director Francis Collins to stay on  (Jun 06) context
Woodrow Wilson (native) Daylight Saving Time 2016: When Do Clocks Fall Back?  (Oct 31) context
Sterling Hilarie Burton (native) Hilarie Burton debuts 'miracle' baby after miscarriages  (Mar 06) context
Stratford Robert E. Lee (native) It ain't easy for guys named Robert E. Lee these days  (Aug 24) context
Suffolk Navy Federal Credit Union (based in) Worker compensation rising at fastest pace since 2008, ECI finds  (Apr 27) context
LaShawn Merritt (resident) US men hold off Jamaica for Olympic gold in 4x400-meter relay  (Aug 21) context
Sweet Briar Sweet Briar College (based in) Supply of US high school graduates is stagnating, posing challenge for colleges  (Dec 06) context
Tappahannock Chris Brown (American entertainer) (native) Rihanna's Instagram photos catches Chris Brown's attention and her fans are not pleased  (Aug 08) context
Tazewell Billy Baldwin (baseball) (native) Actor Billy Baldwin Accuses Donald Trump Of Hitting On His Wife  (Nov 24) context
Tysons Space Adventures (based in) How to become a space tourist: 8 companies (almost) ready to launch  (Apr 20) context
Vienna Thomas M. Davis (resident) I'm a Republican. I'll vote Democratic until my party regains its dignity.  (Mar 31) context
Vinton David Huddleston (native) The Big Lebowski's David Huddleston Dead at 85  (Aug 05) context
Virginia Beach Marc Leishman (resident) Masters Leaderboard 2018: Updates on Golf's Top Scorers on Thursday  (Apr 05) context
John Fox (American football) (native) Since Mike Ditka, Bears coaching hires both good and bad – sometimes very good, sometimes very bad  (Jan 01) context
West Falls Church Northrop Grumman (based in) Northrop Grumman Blamed for Loss of Mysterious Zuma Spy Satellite  (Apr 09) context
Williamsburg Lawrence Taylor (native) Giants great Lawrence Taylor's wife busted for hitting him  (Jun 03) context
Winchester Rick Santorum (native) Santorum says he misspoke in telling kids to learn CPR rather than advocate for gun control  (Mar 28) context
Woodbridge Meyers Leonard (native) Portland Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard in walking boot, awaiting MRI results on right ankle  (Oct 27) context