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2016 US elections

Hillary Clinton will campaign in Northern Virginia with Sen. Tim Kaine on July 14; Kaine considered top contender to be her vice president running mate - @jparkABC

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Leesburg, VA, US

Federal agents raid house in Landsdowne area near Leesburg, Va. - Fox 5 DC

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Dulles International Airport, Sterling, VA, US

Map: Storm near Dulles Airport in northern Virginia is moving southeast; lightning and heavy rain expected - @capitalweather

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Northern Virginia, VA, US

#BREAKING: Police say 6 Northern Va. high schools have received bomb threats today: https://t.co/88SAcIWe3I - @ABC7News

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US East Coast blizzard, January 2016

Virginia Railway Express connecting Northern Virginia, Washington, DC, has cancelled services for Tuesday following blizzard - ABC 7 News

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US East Coast blizzard, January 2016

Editor's note: Currently, parts of Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Northern Virginia are under a blizzard warning ahead of the snowstorm expected to hit Friday evening. New York City and southern New York state are under a blizzard watch along with parts of New Jersey, Maryland and southeastern Pennsylvania. Parts of central Pennsylvania, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee and Georgia are under a winter storm warning. Blizzards are defined by the National Weather Service as a storm with large amounts of snow or blowing snow, winds of 35 mph or stronger, and visibility of less than a quarter of a mile for at least three hours. A blizzard warning is issued when these conditions are expected. A winter storm warning is issued when one or two of these conditions are expected, according to AccuWeather. - Stephanie

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US East Coast blizzard, January 2016

Virginia State Police trooper hit while working crash on I-495 in Northern Va.; being treated for minor injuries, local media reports - FOX5 DC

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Virginia TV station shooting, Aug. 26, 2015

Franklin County Sheriff says Vester Lee Flanagan fled in rented car and his Mustang was found at Roanoke airport; Flanagan died at Inova Fairfax Hospital in northern Virginia - @AJFriedenberger

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Northern Virginia, VA, US

Pilot seriously injured in small plane crash in Northern Virginia. #NBC12 #BREAKING http://t.co/qIHGF8pBjY http://t.co/vfVlO6F22D - @NBC12

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Northern Virginia, VA, US

Driver taken into custody in Northern Virginia police chase; pursuit not related to missing prisoner - @fox5newsdc

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Northern Va. teen taken into FBI custody for allegedly helping a man join Islamic State, according to neighbors and official source - @mattzap

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Northern Virginia, VA, US

3 men from northern Virginia killed, 4th person seriously hurt in evening crash involving tractor-trailer in Washington County, Va., police confirm - @nbcwashington

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Northern Virginia, VA, US

Report: Police say 1 dead, injuries after shuttle bus overturns on I-95 in northern Virginia - @AP

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High winds hit US Mid-Atlantic, Southeast states, March 12-13, 2014

More than 38,000 customers in northern Virginia don't have power as high winds hit area - @DomVAPower via @nbcwashington

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High winds hit US Mid-Atlantic, Southeast states, March 12-13, 2014

High winds leave 115,000 customers without power in northern Virginia, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina - @TWCBreaking

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Snowstorm hits US Northeast, Feb. 12-14, 2014

Update: Snowfall totals of 10-15" reported across western and northern Virginia; 11" in Washington, DC, as of 7am ET - @stormchaser4850

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Winter storm in the US Northeast, Dec. 8-10, 2013

Dense fog has reduced visibility to near zero in spots across northern Virginia and Washington, DC - @breakingweather

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Maryland, US

Severe thunderstorm watch issued until 8 p.m. ET for Washington, DC, central Maryland, central Pennsylvania, northern Virginia and eastern West Virginia - @weatherchannel

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Northern Virginia, VA, US

Man admits to slashing in northern Virginia - @AP

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Northern Virginia, VA, US

113,635 without power in northern Virginia after severe storms - @capitalweather

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