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Unprecedented show of force...

Police are scouring the internet for clues about plans for mayhem, workers are putting up chain link holding pens around Virginia's picturesque Capitol Square, and one lawmaker even plans to hide in a safe house in advance of what's expected to be an unpreced…

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4:07am PST - January 19th, 2020

Vows of peace, fears of violence at Virginia gun rally

The top Republican in Virginia's lower house said that any group planning to incite violence at a large gun rights rally on Monday in Richmond should stay home, while far-right leaders of militias planning to attend swore they were coming in peace.

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3:11am PST - January 19th, 2020

Virginia braces for enormous gun-rights rally Monday...

RICHMOND, Va. - The convoys and militias are coming, if social media posts are to be believed. Headed to Virginia's capital on Monday to take a stand for gun rights - or, in the words of some,to fan the flames of a civil war. "I'll be rolling into town earl…

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10:49am PST - January 18th, 2020

Richmond braces for enormous gun-rights rally Monday - The Washington Post

Richmond braces for enormous gun-rights rally Monday The Washington Post Trump says Second Amendment is 'under very serious attack' in Virginia ahead of gun-rights rally Fox News Pro-gun activists threaten to kill state lawmaker over bill they misunderstood T…

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8:20am PST - January 18th, 2020

Gun Rights Demonstration Appears to End Peacefully Despite Armed Protesters. Here's What to Know About the Pro-Gun Rally in Richmond, Virginia

Officials in Richmond are taking extra security precautions after threats of violence by extremists who plan to attend the pro-gun rally.

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4:32pm PST - January 17th, 2020

3 more alleged members of white supremacist group The Base are arrested in Georgia

Three Georgia men allegedly involved in a white supremacist group known as The Base have been arrested, the Floyd County Police Department announced Friday, one day after three other alleged group members were arrested in other parts of the country.

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3:41pm PST - January 17th, 2020

Virginia to enact 4-day weapons ban at Capitol before gun rights rally

Credible threats of violence prompted a state of emergency.

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1:11pm PST - January 17th, 2020

FBI arrests three more members of right wing extremist group 'The Base'

Six suspected white supremacists have been arrested in what appeared to be a co-ordinated operation.

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12:54pm PST - January 17th, 2020

Men Discussed Opening Fire at Pro-Gun Rally in Richmond, Officials Say - Wall Street Journal

Men Discussed Opening Fire at Pro-Gun Rally in Richmond, Officials Say Wall Street Journal 'Assault on the Second Amendment': Virginia Senate passes three gun control bills Washington Examiner Alleged white supremacists arrested ahead of Virginia gun rights r…

virginia gun rally - The Wall Street Journal
12:08pm PST - January 17th, 2020

Gun Groups Are Fighting to Carry Weapons at Virginia's Big Rally

The governor said there's “credible intelligence” that “armed militia groups plan to storm the Capitol” during Monday's pro-gun rally.

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10:07am PST - January 17th, 2020

'Start Here': New evidence fuels calls for witnesses in Senate impeachment trial

It's Friday, Jan. 17, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

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3:59am PST - January 17th, 2020

'Start Here': New evidence fuels calls for witnesses in Senate impeachment trial

It's Friday, Jan. 17, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

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2:01am PST - January 17th, 2020

FBI Arrests Suspected White Supremacists Before Virginia Gun Rally - Wall Street Journal

FBI Arrests Suspected White Supremacists Before Virginia Gun Rally Wall Street Journal FBI arrests suspected white supremacists ahead of rally CBS Evening News Virginia Capital on Edge as F.B.I. Arrests Suspected Neo-Nazis Before Gun Rally The New York Times …

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6:22pm PST - January 16th, 2020

Judge Upholds Ban on Firearms at Upcoming Pro-Gun Rally in Virginia

A judge upheld a ban on firearms at a pro-gun rally scheduled for next week in Virginia, rejecting a request from gun-rights groups

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5:41pm PST - January 16th, 2020

FBI Arrests 3 Men Linked to Violent White Supremacist Group Ahead of Pro-Gun Rally

The men were arrested on federal charges and were believed to be heading to a pro-gun rally next week in Virginia’s capital.

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2:35pm PST - January 16th, 2020

FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Nazi group who reportedly discussed gun rally

The FBI has arrested three men with suspected ties to a neo-Nazi hate group who planned to travel to a pro-gun rally in Virginia next week.

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10:48am PST - January 16th, 2020

Why This Antifa Group Is Siding With Thousands of Pro-Gun Conservatives In Virginia

A huge rally against gun control is shaping up to be a bizarre meeting of the minds.

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8:55am PST - January 16th, 2020

Governor declares state of emergency following threats of violence over gun reform

Intelligence groups report chatter echos Charlottesville rally, governor says.

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1:47pm PST - January 15th, 2020

Virginia governor bans firearms at Capitol before pro-gun rally

Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency, saying authorities had identified 'credible threats' around the event.

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1:45pm PST - January 15th, 2020

Virginia Declares State of Emergency After Armed Militias Threaten to Storm the Capitol

The governor said law enforcement had intercepted “extremist rhetoric” similar to the lead-up to Charlottesville days before pro-gun activists are holding a rally.

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12:47pm PST - January 15th, 2020

Tom Steyer: What is the symbol he draws on his hand?

Tom Steyer's scribbles have historic significance - and a murkier modern-day meaning.

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5:18am PST - January 15th, 2020

This Conspiracy Theory Is Firing Up Pro-Gun Activists Right Before Their Huge Rally

Conspiracy theorists are claiming the United Nations is about to send troops to Virginia. That's obviously not true — but it's gained steam online.

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12:23pm PST - January 14th, 2020

As Virginia governor vows new gun control push, capitol braces for protests

Backed by Virginia's first Democratic-controlled legislature in over 20 years, Governor Ralph Northam vowed this week to push through new gun-control laws, angering gun-rights advocates who plan to respond with a rally of thousands of armed citizens.

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10:49am PST - January 10th, 2020