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Virginia man charged with murdering stepdaughter wants to subpoena Gov. Northam, her ex-doctor

Defense attorneys for a Virginia man accused of murdering his adopted stepdaughter are requesting a subpoena for Gov. Ralph Northam, (D-Va.), who was the victim’s doctor and prescribed anti-depressants to her just two months before she went missing. 

‘Crying Nazi’ arrested, accused of threats of rape on message app

Christopher Cantwell, a New Hampshire white nationalist who gained infamy during the 2017 Charlottesville riots, was arrested Thursday on federal charges that the threatened to rape the wife of a person he was having issues with, the FBI said. 

Virginia man gets probation, small fine, for stealing WWII dog tags from National Archives

A Virginia National Guard sergeant — who previously faced 1 year in prison — was sentenced to 18 months of supervised probation Wednesday after being convicted of stealing World War II dog tags from the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) in Maryland.

Tomi Lahren: Red flag laws would create domino effect of Dems infringing on 2nd Amendment rights

“Red flag laws” are just the first on a long list of Democrats’ planned Second Amendment infringements, Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren said Wednesday.

Cortes rips media’s coverage of Virginia gun rally: It’s ‘narrative promotion,’ not journalism

America First Spokesperson Steve Cortes on Tuesday ripped the media’s skewed coverage of the gun-rights rally in Richmond, Virginia that protested a push by Virginia Democrats for comprehensive gun control.

Gun rights activist Colion Noir: Virginia gun control legislation is all about power

Gun rights activist Colion Noir told “Tucker Carlson Tonight” Monday that gun control legislation like the bills currently under consideration in Virginia affects minorities the most.

Virginia’s Capitol flooded with gun rights activists as Second Amendment rally is underway

Massive crowds of Second Amendment supporters carrying firearms and wearing stickers that say “guns save lives” have descended upon Virginia’s Capitol in Richmond Monday as a widely publicized gun rights rally is underway.

Security measures heightened as thousands head to Richmond for large gun rights rally

Stacks of chain-link fencing, white-covered tents and rows of metal detectors were in place Sunday night around Richmond’s Capitol ahead of Monday’s widely-publicized gun rights rally.  Thousands of people from across the country are expected to attend the demonstration demanding state Democrats drop a push for comprehensive gun control in the commonwealth. 

NBC News’ Ben Collins slammed for warning of ‘white nationalist rally in Virginia’

Ahead of Monday’s gun-rights rally in Virginia, NBC News reporter Ben Collins labeled the event a “white nationalist” gathering, even as he warned against spreading “made-up stuff” on Twitter — prompting scores of critics to point out the apparent irony, and to condemn his network for sanctioning Collins’ checkered reporting on the so-called “dystopia beat.”

Virginia city official brings AR-15-style rifle to council meeting – triggering some colleagues

A city official in Virginia showed support for the Second Amendment earlier this week by bringing an AR-15-style semiautomatic rifle to a city council meeting.

Rep. Brian Mast: Politically motivated Dems tried to ‘steal’ moment of reflection for fallen soldiers

Congressional Democrats in a hearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday tried to “steal” a moment of reflection about fallen U.S. military members because it didn’t align with their political agenda, retired Army Ranger and double amputee Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., said Friday.

Northam’s Virginia Capitol weapons ban upheld by judge ahead of pro-gun rally

A Richmond Circuit Court judge upheld Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s executive order temporarily banning guns on Capitol Grounds to prevent violent uprisings at a gun rally scheduled for Monday, despite pushback from pro-gun groups.

Texas Marine’s family loses everything — including father’s ashes — in moving truck theft

A Marine and his wife lost everything– including a loved one’s ashes–  when thieves stole their car with a moving truck attached from a parking lot in their new home of San Antonio, Texas. 

Virginia’s Ralph Northam to ban guns from Capitol grounds, officials say

Fearing a repeat of the deadly violence that engulfed Charlottesville more than two years ago, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam plans to declare a temporary emergency Wednesday banning all weapons, including guns, from Capitol Square ahead of a massive rally planned next week over gun rights.

Mueller witness George Nader sentenced on child porn, sex trafficking charges

A political hobnobber who featured prominently as a key witness in former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation faces at least a decade in prison after pleading guilty to charges of child sex trafficking and possessing child pornography.

4 gun control bills advance in Virginia’s General Assembly

Four gun-control bills on Monday advanced in Virginia’s General Assembly, setting the stage for a contentious showdown between gun-rights advocates and Democratic lawmakers who have vowed to bring comprehensive changes to the state.  

The reinvention of Ralph Northam: Scandal-scarred guv woos left with focus on gun control, race issues

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam was on the brink of political banishment last year when an old yearbook photo featuring blackface and a KKK costume led to calls for his resignation, but nearly a year later he appears to be not only surviving but thriving.

Sen. Tim Kaine: US strike on Soleimani was not allowed by Bush-era military force authorization

Senate Armed Services Committee member Tim Kaine, D-Va., told Fox News Wednesday the drone strike that killed Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani was not covered under the George W. Bush-era Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF), as was the case for military campaigns under both the 43rd president and former President Obama.

Prosecutors to seek death penalty against MS-13 leader linked to murders of 2 Virginia teens

Federal prosecutors will pursue a death sentence against an MS-13 gang leader from El Salvador who is accused of killing two teenagers in Virginia.