For the first time ever, 11 Fairfax County-based companies in a broad range of industries hold spots on the Fortune 500 list of the largest publicly traded companies in the United States. Fortune magazine published the 2020 list today.
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The survey, conducted by American and British researchers, also found that men are less likely to believe they’ll be significantly impacted by Covid-19 than women. Which is ironic, because there is a huge amount of evidence showing that men are much more likely to die from coronavirus. Researchers are still trying to figure out whether this is due to biology or behavior.
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Wildfire season has begun in Virginia. Residents are advised to take extra precautions to prevent tragedy.
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Currently, Virginia houses about 30 unaccompanied immigrant children in Bristow and Staunton.
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Cohen Grilling Ongoing In Closed Senate Meeting. Florida Officer Using ‘Stand Your Ground’ Defense in Trial for Killing Black Motorist. Virginia’s State Superintendent Urges Elimination Of Racism.
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Trump Less-Than-Thrilled With Tentative Budget Deal. Fairfax Accuser Says Former NBA Player Also Raped Her At Duke. Virginia Governor Northam To Launch Listening Tour About Race.
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First Black Baseball Manager Frank Robinson Dies. Top GOP VA State Senator Oversaw Racist Yearbook. Actor Bill Cosby Moved to General Population Unit in Pennsylvania Prison.
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