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US President Joe Biden gestures as he talks to students during a visit to Yorktown Elementary School, in Yorktown, Virginia, as first lady Jill Biden looks on.

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Martin Truex Jr. (19) celebrates with the winners' trophy after winning the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va.

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A man walks along the Noland Trail The Mariners' Museum and Park in Newport, News, Va.

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US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala salute at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arlington National Cemetery, in Arlington, Virginia.

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A box truck floats in the water after driving off the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel near Virginia Beach, Va.

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US President Donald Trump drives a golf cart as he plays golf at Trump National Golf Club, in Sterling, Virginia.

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US President Donald Trump observes Veterans Day at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia.

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Northrup Grumman's Antares rocket is poised for launch at the NASA Wallops test flight facility in Wallops Island, Virginia. The rocket is set to launch Thursday evening to deliver supplies to the International Space Station.

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In this photo provided by NASA, the International Space Station, with a crew of five onboard, is seen in this 10-second exposure above comet Neowise from Keys Gap, West Virginia. The comet was discovered by NASA's Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or NEOWISE, on March 27.

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Crews attach straps to the statue Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart on Monument Avenue in Richmond, Va. The statue is one of several that will be removed by the city as part of the Black Lives Matter reaction.

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Workers secure the statue of Confederate Naval officer Matthew Fontaine Maury to a truck on Monument Avenue in Richmond, Va. Maury was better known for his work in oceanography and other sciences before the Civil War. His statue is the second removed since a new state law was enacted on July first.

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State Sen. Creigh Deeds, D-Bath, left, carries a box after the reconvene session to order at the Science Museum of Virginia in Richmond, Va. The Senate met at the Science Museum of Virginia due to coronavirus social distancing restrictions.

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The Northrop Grumman Antares rocket with Cygnus resupply spacecraft onboard, launches at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Va. The cargo ship is rocketing toward the International Space Station, carrying the usual experiments and gear but also candy and cheese to satisfy the crew's cravings. The nearly 4-ton shipment should arrive at the orbiting lab Tuesday.

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A fog lingers as a backdrop at Jamison Orchards as the trees are silhouetted by the snow along the Grandin Road Extension, in Roanoke County, Virginia.

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A pedestrian pauses to take a picture as snow blankets the Huckleberry Trail in Blacksburg Virginia.

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A Blacksburg patrol car stands by at the scene of a weather related crash on U.S. Route 460 at Prices Fork Road in Blacksburg, Virginia.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh onboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) at the Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia, United States.

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Gabrielle Aldea of Virginia Beach, the organizer of the rally, speaking to the crowd supporting the impeachment of US President Donald Trump who gathered in Town Center in Virginia Beach, Virginia for the rally.

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Virginia State Police vehicles block a street near the scene of a shooting at a municipal building in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

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Emergency vehicles fill the parking lot at the Princess Anne Middle School in Virginia Beach, Virginia. A longtime city employee opened fire at a municipal building in Virginia Beach killing 11 people before police shot and killed him, authorities said. Six other people were wounded in the shooting, including a police officer whose bulletproof vest saved his life, said Virginia Beach Police Chief James Cervera.

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China Shipping Company and other containers are stacked at the Virginia International's terminal in Portsmouth, Virginia.

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A container ship is unloaded at the Virginia International Gateway terminal in Norfolk, Virginia. US President Donald Trump's latest tariff hike on Chinese goods took effect Friday and Beijing said it would retaliate, escalating a battle over China's technology ambitions and other trade tensions.

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The Antares rocket lifts off from the NASA Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia. The rocket has cargo for the International Space Station.

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A motorist cleans snow off cars in Richmond, Virgina.

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Gavin Keller, left, and Hunter Matthews work the clear snow from the walkway of a home in Richmond, Virginia. A winter storm kept dumped immobilizing snow, sleet or freezing rain across several southern states, leaving dangerously icy roads and hundreds of thousands of people without electricity.

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Greg Jans, left, and Stacey Hash get in some cross county skiing in their southwest city neighborhood in Roanoke, Virginia. Snow continues to fall in southwest Virginia.

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Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives to lay a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia.

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Former US President Barack Obama smiles as he greets Democratic volunteers in a surprise appearance in Fairfax Station, Virginia.

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The underwater hull in the U.S. aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy is complete after the lower bow section was placed in Newport News, Virginia. There are still several large sections of the upper hull and flight deck that remain to be installed.

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In this photo provided by the Wildlife Center of Virginia shows a two-headed Eastern Copperhead snake at the center in Waynesboro, Virginia. The center says the snake was found in a northern Virginia neighborhood.

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Mark Lewis, left, conservator, and Alisa Reynolds, associate registrar, secure the painting "The Shoppers" by William James Glackens at the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Va. As category 4 Hurricane Florence approaches, staff members pull priceless paintings off the walls near windows and skylights on. Later on, the entrance to the museum will be sandbagged.

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As a truck dumps more sand, residents fill sandbags, in Virginia Beach, Virginia as Hurricane Florence moves towards the eastern shore.

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Chloe Heeden, 4, from Virginia Beach, Va., drags a sandbag to her father's car, in Virginia Beach, Virginia as Hurricane Florence moves towards the eastern shore. The National Hurricane Center's projected track had Florence hovering off the southern North Carolina coast from Thursday night until landfall Saturday morning or so, about a day later than previously expected. The track also shifted somewhat south and west, throwing Georgia into peril as Florence moves inland.

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An F-22 departs Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, as Hurricane Florence approaches the Eastern Seaboard. Officials from Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton said the base's F-22 Raptors and T-38 Talon training jets, as a precaution, were headed for Rickenbacker Air National Guard Base in central Ohio.

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Adam Bazemore places sandbags in the doorways, in the Willoughby Spit area of Norfolk, Virginia as he makes preparations for Hurricane Florence.

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Brandon Alston carries a board to be placed over a window of the Casemate Museum on Fort Monroe, in Hampton, Virginia. The staff is preparing for rising waters and other possible flooding due to Hurricane Florence.

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In this photo released by the U.S. Navy, the guided-missile destroyer USS Nitze departs Naval Station Norfolk after the announcement of Hurricane Florence, in Norfolk, Virginia.

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President Donald Trump takes the stage at a rally in support of the Senate candidacy of West Virginia's Attorney General Patrick Morrisey at the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, West Virginia.

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Ponies arrive on shore during the annual Pony Swim in Chincoteague, Virginia.. The ponies traveled from Assateague Island to Chincoteague Island during "slack tide" when there is little current.

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Emily Satterwhite, who teaches Appalachian studies at Virginia Tech and has been active in pipeline protests, locked herself to construction equipment on Brush Mountain in the latest attempt to block work on the Mountain Valley Pipeline in Montgomery County, Virginia. Satterwhite's demonstration is the latest direct action protesters have taken against the multistate natural gas pipeline.

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A trash truck is stuck in flooding water in Henrico, Virginia. The National Weather Service in Wakefield issued a flood warning for Richmond and areas east of the city.

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President Donald Trump applauds during a Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia.

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President Donald Trump lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Solider at Arlington National Cemetery, in Arlington, Virginia.

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President Donald Trump, left, Maj. Gen. Michael L. Howard, commanding general of Joint Force Headquarters-National Capital Region and the Military District of Washington, center, and Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis pray during a Memorial Day wreath laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia.

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Actress Rose McGowan, center, and her attorney Jessica Carmichael, right, arrive for a preliminary on her drug possession charge at Loudoun County District Court in Leesburg, Va. Authorities say cocaine was found in a wallet McGowan left behind on a flight to Dulles Airport in 2017. McGowan is seeking to have the charges against her dismissed.

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This aerial photo shows debris strewn about the landscape from damaged businesses in Elon, Virginia. The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado struck areas of central Virginia over the weekend.

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Debris surrounds storm-damaged homes in Elon, Virginia.

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Mia Polaski and her husband Ryan Polaski kiss during a brief moment of respite while clearing debris from her father Randy's storm damage home in Elon. Virginia.

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Rebecca Farley, left, hugs her sister Rene Sellick, as Rene's daughter Tori Sellick, background, searches for items amongst the debris, in Elon. Virginia. Virginia's governor has declared a state of emergency after storms ripped through parts of western Virginia.

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Students at Huntington High School participate in an organized walk-out protest joining students across the nation to raise awareness about gun violence in schools in Huntington, W. Va.

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Teachers and school personnel celebrate after the state Senate approved a bill to increase state employee pay by 5 percent at the capitol in Charleston, W.Va.. The lawmakers unanimously approved the pay raises for teachers and troopers, after the governor reached a deal to end a teacher walkout that shuttered the state's schools for nine days.

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Tristan Boughton checks out a large limb that fell off a tree and blocked a street in his Winchester, Virginia. The wind storm caused downed trees and powerlines and closed area schools.

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Patrick Henry High School students hold candles in memory of those killed in the recent Florida school shooting, during a candle vigil at the school in Roanoke, Virginia.

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President Donald Trump, accompanied by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., left, and House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., speaks at the 2018 House and Senate Republican Member Conference at The Greenbrier, in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.

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Emergency personnel work at the scene of a train crash involving a garbage truck in Crozet, Virginia. An Amtrak passenger train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck south of Charlottesville, Va. No lawmakers were believed injured.

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Emergency personnel work at the scene of a train crash involving a garbage truck in Crozet,Virginia. An Amtrak passenger train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck south of Charlottesville, Virginia. P

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US President Donald Trump pauses while speaking at the 2018 House and Senate Republican Member Conference at The Greenbrier, in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.

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The moon begins to set over Christopher Newport Hall in Newport News, Virginia.

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A bicyclist rides through the snow on the campus of Christopher Newport University, in Newport News, Virginia. Snow, ice and a record-breaking blast of cold closed runways, highways, schools and government offices across the South.

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People walk along the brick paths as snow blankets areas of the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.

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David Hommel clears the snow off his car so he can try to get to work, in Norfolk, Virginia.

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In this aerial photo, the Lafayette Shores neighborhood in Norfolk, Virginia, is blanketed in snow.

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Icicles hang from the fountain at Town Center in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Cold temperatures are expected through the week.

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President Donald Trump, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, center and FBI Director Christopher Wray sit together at the FBI National Academy graduation ceremony, in Quantico, Va. The White House says newly revealed FBI records show there is "extreme bias" against President Donald Trump among senior leadership at the FBI. The accusation came hours before Trump was scheduled to speak Friday at the FBI training academy.

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President Donald Trump sits with Attorney General Jeff Sessions during the FBI National Academy graduation ceremony, in Quantico, Virginia.

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President Donald Trump speaks during the FBI National Academy graduation ceremony in Quantico, Virginia.

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Danica Roem, center, a Democrat who ran for Virginia's House of Delegates against GOP incumbent Robert Marshall, is greeted by supporters as she prepares to give her victory speech in Manassas, Virginia. Roem, a former journalist, is set to make history as the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature in the United States.

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Virginia Gov.-elect Ralph Northam celebrates his election victory with his wife Pam and daughter Aubrey, right, and Dorothy McAuliffe, wife of Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe at the Northam For Governor election night party at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.

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Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, speaks to reporters about the Niger operation during a briefing at the Pentagon.

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Former President Barack Obama, left, laughs with Virginia's Democratic gubernatorial candidate Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam during a rally in Richmond, Virginia.

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State Police keep a handful of Confederate protesters separated from counter demonstrators in front of the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee on Monument Avenue in Richmond, Virginia. The group of Confederate demonstrators were escorted out by police after a 50 minute protest.

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President Donald Trump lays a wreath during a ceremony to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, at the Pentagon.

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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump stand as "Taps" is played during a ceremony to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, at the Pentagon.

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A U.S. flag is unfurled at the Pentagon on the 16th anniversary of the September 11th attacks.

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The sun sets behind Richmond International Raceway during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race in Richmond, Virginia.

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President Donald Trump speaks at Fort Myer in Arlington Virginia, during a Presidential Address to the Nation about a strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan.

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A protester raises her fist during a march that started in Centennial Olympic Park, in Atlanta. Protests took place across the country to denounce white supremacists in the wake of the fatal car attack a week earlier in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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People participate in a march organized by the group "Take Em Down NOLA" to show opposition to the white-supremacist protests and attacks recently in Charlottesville, Virginia., in New Orleans.

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University of Virginia students, faculty and residents attend a candle light march across grounds in Charlottesville, Virginia. Hundreds gathered on the campus for a candlelight vigil against hate and violence days after Charlottesville erupted in chaos during a white nationalist rally.

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Women visit a memorial at 4th and Water Streets, in Charlottesville, Va., where Heather Heyer was killed when a car rammed into a group of counterprotesters last weekend. Alex Fields Jr., is charged with second-degree murder and other counts after authorities say he rammed his car into a crowd of counterprotesters Saturday, where a white supremacist rally took place.

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A makeshift memorial of flowers and a photo of victim, Heather Heyer, sits in Charlottesville, Va. Heyer died when a car rammed into a group of people who were protesting the presence of white supremacists who had gathered in the city for a rally.

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White nationalist demonstrators clash with a counter demonstrator as he throws a newspaper box at the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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A counter demonstrator uses a lighted spray can against a white nationalist demonstrator at the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Virginia. Gov. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency and police dressed in riot gear ordered people to disperse after chaotic violent clashes between white nationalists and counter protestors.

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Ericka Chaves, center, whose daughter Natalie Romero, 20, is currently recovering in a Virginia hospital after sustaining injuries when a car plowed into a crowd in Charlottesville, Virginia, stands in front of a crowd at a solidarity vigil at City Hall, in Houston. Romero graduated from Houston's Bellaire High School in 2016, and attends the University of Virginia.

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Rescue personnel help an injured woman after a car ran into a large group of protesters after an white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. The nationalists were holding the rally to protest plans by the city of Charlottesville to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. There were several hundred protesters marching in a long line when the car drove into a group of them.

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