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Va. lawmaker resigns after teen sex charges

A Virginia state lawmaker who is working as a legislator and lawyer by day and returning to a jail cell at night said Thursday he is resigning but plans to run in a special election for his seat.

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Gift guide for the food-lover on your list

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Charlie Brown and a city's ugly Christmas tree

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A black-eye year for disease control

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OPM says 48K feds' data exposed

OPM is notifying 48,439 federal employees that their information may have been exposed by hackers.

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