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Officials launch probe of Virginia's latest 911 failure

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Regional officials on Wednesday launched an investigation into how a June 29 storm was able to knock out 911 emergency phone lines across Northern Virginia, saying the region couldn't keep losing emergency communications to bad weather. The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments set aside a $50,000 budget to study the 911 failure, the third such collapse in as many years. Residents who...

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