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New Laws

Good morning it's Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories you will want to catch before you leave the house on 12 News Today.

Developing now: The former "number two" man in the Joint Chiefs is under investigation for *leaking* a top-secret government project!

The leaked information was about a computer virus designed to attack Iran's nuclear program.

A community will come together to remember a teen killed in a deadly scooter accident earlier this week. A candlelight vigil will be held in memory of 16-year-old Marquise Horne at six tonight. Horne was killed early Sunday morning when his scooter crashed into an SUV.

If you're a texter, teen driver, or moped operator, listen up! Monday, you'll pay up, if you don't follow some new laws. The changes come just in time for the fourth of July when nearly a million Virginians will hit the roads.

School snacks are getting a boost in nutrition from The U.S. Department of Agriculture. Thursday, the USDA announced *new* nutrition standards for school vending machines and snacks offered in "a la carte" lunch lines. Cookies and brownies will be replaced with light popcorn, fruit, and whole-grain granola bars. Sugary sports drinks will be "phased out" -- and replaced with water and skim milk. The new rules go in effect a year from now

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