Trump to announce nomination for next FBI director; six candidates running for Virginia lieutenant governor

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Wednesday, June 7.

President Donald Trump is expected to nominate Christopher A. Wray as the next FBI director.
(The Washington Post)

Get familiar with the six candidates running for Virginia’s lieutenant governor ahead of next week’s primary.
(Loudoun Times-Mirror)

Four Democrats are competing to take Prince William County’s Republican Del. Robert G. Marshall’s seat, including a transgender woman and Sikh businessman.
(The Washington Post)

The Animal Welfare League of Arlington will open the D.C. area’s first neonatal kitten nursery.

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for attacks on Iran’s parliament and a religious site Wednesday, killing at least 12 and marking the first ISIS attacks in Iran.
(The Washington Post)