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News Minute: Here is the latest Virginia news from The Associated Press

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Postal workers are planning a protest at a Staples store in Richmond. The protest is part of an American Postal Workers Union protest spanning 27 states Thursday. The workers are opposing the opening of postal counters in Staples stores that are staffed with store employees.

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - An autopsy report says Martinsburg police officers shot a Virginia man 23 times during an altercation in 2013. The report says 50-year-old Wayne Arnold Jones died from multiple gunshot wounds. The brothers of the man from Stephens City, Va., are suing the city over the shooting on behalf of his estate.

CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) - A former Blacksburg High School assistant softball coach accused of having a sex with a 15-year-old has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge, avoiding a prison term. Amber Nicole Holdaway pleaded guilty yesterday to contributing to the delinquency of a minor, a misdemeanor. She received a 12-month suspended sentence after entering her plea in Montgomery County Circuit Court.

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) - A celebration of the 407th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, America's first permanent English settlement, is set for May 10. Jamestown Day will feature a variety of entertainment and educational programs at two local attractions.

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