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Virginia News Headlines: Independence Day 2011


Here are some top Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for July 4, 2011. Happy Independence Day!

*Severe thunderstorms roll through metro area

*Forecast: No independence from heat, storm risk

*Tea party’s Radtke challenging Allen for Senate

*Nuckols: On the Shenandoah’s 75th anniversary

*Choose solar over mountaintop removal

*Virginia plans textbook tips

*The federal government is still too slow to hire

*Airports Authority faces a decision: Will it save Dulles rail?

*On the Fourth, a declaration we still must live up to

*Virginia Tech opens northern Virginia research center in Arlington

*Good thing Massey has ceased to exist

*Hispanic candidates increase, along with Latino population

*Whites among recipients of scholarship for victims of Massive Resistance

*Metro board awaits McDonnell appointment

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