Washington County director of emergency management Pokey Harris said no fatalities had been reported but about 50 to 60 people are injured.
After all the fundraising, political ads, rallies, meetings and get-out-the vote efforts, a few counties in just one state - Ohio - could have an outsized say in the outcome of the election.
As is the case across the United States, the economy is the dominant concern for voters in Virginia, but here abortion is such a hot issue that it could tip the balance on election day.
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She may not know it, but 17-year-old student Bianca Del Carmen is on the cutting edge of the Pentagon's plans to tackle the linguistic challenges of a new world.
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I refer to the letter headlined 'US immigration ordeal' (Sunday Morning Post, October 26).
A student, in December last year I checked in at Richmond International Airport, Virginia,...
When Major-General Chen Xiaogong arrived in Washington to begin his assignment as China's military attache in the autumn of 2001, he thought he would be treated as a friend and with respect.
A senior Pentagon official heads to Beijing on Friday for the first high-level Sino-US military talks in a year amid hopes in Washington the WTO deal will boost wider ties.
The United States views the Asian financial crisis as a core security concern,' the document states.
American citizens in Hong Kong should feel a sense of shame and revulsion on reading the headline, 'Clinton insists US must keep landmines' (South China Morning Post, November 25).