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Water quality advisory issued for Rehoboth Beach swimmers

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REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (AP) — State environmental officials have issued a water quality advisory at Rehoboth Beach after high levels of bacteria were found in the water.

Rehoboth Beach City Manager Sharon Lynn says that while swimming isn't banned, warning signs were posted Thursday on the back of lifeguard stands. The beach and ocean remain open.

Elevated bacteria levels were shown in a water sample taken Wednesday, the day before the Rehoboth area got over an inch of rain.

Governor declares state of emergency for Alleghany County

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's governor has declared a state of emergency in Alleghany County and Covington after severe weather and flooding.

Gov. Terry McAuliffe tweeted Thursday night that a state of emergency has been declared, allowing state agencies to bypass some time-consuming procedures to quickly help local governments.

Closed bridal boutique leaves many without dresses

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Officials are investigating the abrupt closure of a Wilmington bridal boutique that left more than a dozen people without dresses.

The News Journal of Wilmington (http://delonline.us/28R8arH ) reports that the office of Attorney General Matt Denn is investigating the closure of Anastasia's Bridal after receiving about a dozen complaints from people who bought but never received their dresses.

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Six European Union foreign ministers meeting in Berlin are pressing the U.K. to make a quick exit from the bloc. This comes a day after referendum results showed that Britain has voted to leave the EU.

Representatives from the six founding member countries – France, Germany, Belgium, The Netherlands, Luxembourg and Italy – were huddled in crisis mode at the meeting to plan the bloc's future course without the U.K., as NPR's Eleanor Beardsley tells our Newscast Unit.

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Colorado Not Hopeful About Gun Control Movement

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