Peering into massive semi-truck engines, ducking beneath wheel wells and examining tail lights, students at Boone County Truck Driving School slowly worked through their first pre-trip inspection, huddling together in small groups against the chilly mountain air.
Peering into massive semi-truck engines, ducking beneath wheel wells and examining tail lights, students at Boone County Truck Driving School slowly worked through their first pre-trip inspection, huddling together in small groups against the chilly mountain air.
Ian Heaton was a black belt Tae Kwon Do instructor who played baseball, soccer and lacrosse as a sophomore at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School in Bethesda, Md. “I did not appreciate what a great life I was living,” Heaton, now 18, said in March testimony before Congress. “It was over in a split second.”
Fast forward 238 years since the founding of U.S. democracy, and it continues to survive through the efforts of presidents past. But the office has evolved from what George Washington had in mind.
 
 
 

Tim Kaine wins Virginia Senate race

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Click on photo to enlarge or download: Tim Kaine declares victory in the Virginia Senate seat in Richmond. SHFWire photo by Emily WilkinsClick on photo to enlarge or download: Tim Kaine declares victory in the Virginia Senate seat in Richmond. SHFWire photo by Emily WilkinsFormer Virginia governor Tim Kaine has won the Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Jim Webb, D. We'll update the story soon with details of Kaine's speech in Richmond moments ago.

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