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

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says he took a second loan from a wealthy businessman because it was offered. McDonnell testified today about asking Jonnie Williams for a $20,000 loan two months after borrowing $50,000. He said Williams had told him that if he needed more money, he should just ask.

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) - The College of William and Mary has received a $3 million gift from the estate of one of its graduates The college announced the gift by the estate of Margaret Baxter Vaughan on Friday. The school says $2.5 million are unrestricted funds and $500,000 was given to the school's library.

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A watchdog group supported by Fairfax County Republicans is challenging the registrations of nearly 15,000 voters in Fairfax County. The group says they may also be registered to vote in Maryland. The Virginia Voters Alliance asked the county clean up its lists as a result of its findings.

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - Former Republican congressman Tom Davis has been elected as George Mason University's rector. Davis, who represented parts of northern Virginia from 1995 through 2009, was elected yesterday by fellow members of the school's 16-member governing board. Davis has been on the board since 2013.

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