Creigh Deeds Stabbed; Virginia State Senator in Critical Condition, Son Dead

Creigh Deeds Stabbed; Virginia State Senator in Critical Condition, Son Dead

Virginia state senator and former gubernatorial candidate Creigh Deeds suffered serious injuries after being stabbed in the head and torso inside his home today.

Deeds, 55, was flown from his home in Bath County and is being treated at UVA Hospital in Charlottesville. The hospital says Deeds is in critical condition.

Posted in: R.I.P.
Gettysburg Address Anniversary: Seven Score and Ten Years Ago ...

Gettysburg Address Anniversary: Seven Score and Ten Years Ago ...

Today marks the 150th anniversary of the historic Gettysburg Address by President Abraham Lincoln, one of the most famous speeches of all time.

On the Civil War battlefield in Pennsylvania, Lincoln's speech symbolized his presidency and the sacrifices made by Union and Confederate forces.

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Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood Rip ObamaCare in CMA Awards Intro

Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood Rip ObamaCare in CMA Awards Intro

CMA Awards hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood tore into ObamaCare during their comedic and musical intro on Wednesday night's telecast.

The duo poked fun at Miley Cyrus, Luke Bryan, and Dolly Parton, but their best jabs may have come at the faulty Affordable Care Act website's expense.

Posted in: Brad Paisley
20-Pound Carp Loses Bid For Ann Arbor City Council

20-Pound Carp Loses Bid For Ann Arbor City Council

A 20-pound carp lost his bid for a seat on the Ann Arbor, Mich., city council, according to a report. He had been campaigning in the city, home to the University of Michigan.

Despite some quality signage and news coverage, it was not to be.

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Terry McAuliffe Elected Governor of Virginia in Bitter, Close Race

Terry McAuliffe Elected Governor of Virginia in Bitter, Close Race

Democrat Terry McAuliffe was elected governor of Virginia in a race over Republican Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli that was as close as it was bitter.

McAuliffe topped Cuccinelli in a surprisingly razor-thin 47-46 percent victory to become Virginia's next governor, ending a divisive, polarizing campaign.

Posted in: Politics