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The Virginian-Pilot
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The Virginian-Pilot was founded in 1868 and is owned by Tribune Publishing and Landmark Media Enterprises. It is the daily newspaper for Norfolk, Virginia. It reports local and national news, sports, weather, and obituaries. Its online news presence can be found at pilotonline.com and has an average of 1.335 million monthly visits. It ranked 5,032 among other news and media sources.

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Our A.I. media bias rating of The Virginian-Pilot shows what policies The Virginian-Pilot supports and opposes including The Virginian-Pilot's conservative and liberal leanings based on analysis of three hundred of articles scanned daily using the latest data science and artificial intelligence technologies.
Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative, and 0% being neutral.

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*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

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Biasly’s analyst team evaluates politician twitter accounts, voting records, and statements made in the press to determine leanings. Our diverse analyst team includes equal representation from conservative, center, and liberal viewpoints on every article we rate.

The Analyst Bias Score is on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative, and 0% being neutral.
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News Source Ranking
The Virginian-Pilot is ranked 4,349 among other media sources and has an average of 1,576,000 monthly visits according to Similar Web.
At Biasly, we rate political news articles from The Virginian-Pilot using our Bias Meter technology to provide readers better insight into the conservative and liberal leanings present in today’s media. Here is a list of biases found in articles, political policies, and politician biases from The Virginian-Pilot:

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