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  1. Here come the Indian mascot killersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Minot Daily News

    ... who recalled crying and feeling violated when the Washington Redskins Band marched by in a Fourth of July parade in Fairfax, Virginia, in 2000. "There was the band leader in this fake yellow headdress and I just couldn't believe how I felt, like ...

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  2. Sara Vaughn and Shawn PittmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    ... Justin Smoak officiated. Sara graduated from Western Washington University and George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. She is a registered nurse at Children's Hospital in Denver, Colorado and works in Pediatrics. She is the daughter of Jeff ...

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  3. Fairfax Hardwood Flooring Contractor Launches Information Portal on...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    Fairfax, VA, July 27, 2014 -- -- Oak's Floor. today announced the launch of www.oaksfloor.com as an information portal for Fairfax metro homeowners to find information about hardwood flooring and carpet flooring solutions.

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  4. Schools Brace for Flood of Immigrant StudentsRead the original story

    Saturday | News Max

    ... must prove to be non-proficient in English and three years behind academically. Education specialist Robin Hambly in Fairfax, Va., told The Washington Post "teachers [are] dealing with children not just learning English but years below expected ...

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  5. Flight Detours Around Ukraine to Result in Higher AirfaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Skift

    ... uses for its Amsterdam-Kuala Lumpur service, that cost can be $8,370 each hour, said Patrick Cropper, an analyst at Fairfax, Virginia-based ICF International. Flying a narrow-body plane for an hour may cost about 60 percent less. Operating profit ...

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  6. VCU Basketball: What new arena amenities may bring to the teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Isportsweb.com

    ... from Virginia Commonwealth University and I currently live in Charlotte, North Carolina. I'm originally from Fairfax, Virginia so I've been a Washington Redskins fan all my life. I'm happy to be the new correspondent for the VCU Men's Basketball ...

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  7. At Least 30,000 More Migrants Get U.S. Classroom SeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Caller

    ... Ga. "They can't turn on a computer. They've never even seen a computer," she told the Dalton Daily Citizen . In Fairfax, Va., "teachers [are] dealing with children not just learning English but years below expected grade/achievement level," ...

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  8. Bozell & Graham Column: Here Come The Indian Mascot KillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NewsBusters.org

    ... who recalled crying and feeling violated when the Washington Redskins Band marched by in a Fourth of July parade in Fairfax, Virginia in 2000. "There was the band leader in this fake yellow headdress and I just couldn't believe how I felt, like this ...

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  9. Silver Line: Dawn of a new day for transitRead the original story

    Saturday | Loudoun Times

    ... the partnership approach, this would not have happened," he said. Likewise, for Sharon Bulova, chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, the coming of the Silver Line is "one of the biggest transportation breakthroughs" not only in the ...

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  10. Missing 62-year-old Springfield woman found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Fairfax County Police said a reported missing 62-year-old woman from Springfield was found dead Saturday morning in Pohick Stream Valley Park.

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  11. America's need for a diverse generation of family physiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Kevin, M.D.

    ... been poured into programs designed to give these students opportunities for educational success, from Head Start to Fairfax, Virginia's Young Scholars . It's still a rough and treacherous road, as Ron Suskind illustrated in the bestseller A Hope in ...

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  12. Ukraine detours likely to bring higher airfaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Seattle Times

    ... uses for its Amsterdam-Kuala Lumpur service, that cost can be $8,370 each hour, said Patrick Cropper, an analyst at Fairfax, Virginia-based ICF International. Flying a narrow-body plane for an hour may cost about 60 percent less. Ukraine authorities ...

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  13. Fairfax police probe cause of 6-vehicle crash at gas station near GMURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | TBD.com

    A gas station across the street from George Mason University remained closed Friday as Fairfax County police investigators sought to determine what triggered a chain-reaction crash there involving six vehicles a day earlier.

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  14. Truland Group Units File For Bankruptcy ProtectionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    ... with creditors and eventually resuming normal operations. In 2010, Truland acquired Walker Seal Electric Co., Fairfax, Va. The company in a statement at that time described Truland and Walker Seal as "key players in Washington, D.C.'s aviation and ...

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  15. Hundreds attend military funeral service for Dirk SheltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... Command. Sgt. Dirk Shelton passed away in Washington, D.C. last Monday, July 14. He was on a training mission in Fairfax, Virginia, and suffered a traumatic brain injury last Sunday, July 13. At the time of his death, he was 29 years old. The ...

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  16. URISA Board of Directors Election Results AnnouncedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Directions Magazine

    ... Louisiana, September 8-11, 2014. Rebecca Somers, GISP, Somers-St. Claire GIS Management Consultants resides in Fairfax, Virginia. In her statement to the membership, she noted, 'URISA has done some outstanding planning in the past couple of years ...

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  17. In Foreign Affairs, Not Doing Anything Is the Thing to DoRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Wilson County News

    ... t demand that a president do it. Sheldon Richman is vice president and editor at The Future of Freedom Foundation in Fairfax, Va. ( www.fff.org ).

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  18. Henrico Virginia Family Lawyers Say Divorce Cases Remain HighRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | SBWire

    ... rt and property division that couples will have to decide on. Contact Details Carol M. Henley 1642 Golf Course Drive Fairfax, VA 22030

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  19. Travelers to pay for ukraine detours as longer flights lift costRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Daily Herald

    ... uses for its Amsterdam-Kuala Lumpur service, that cost can be $8,370 each hour, said Patrick Cropper, an analyst at Fairfax, Virginia-based ICF International. Flying a narrow-body plane for an hour may cost about 60 percent less. Operating profit ...

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  20. Revisiting year-round schoolRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Fairfax Times

    Before the program was eliminated in 2010, the last week of July meant returning to class for the seven Fairfax County schools operating on a modified, year-round calendar.

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