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January 14, 2019 - 3:24 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - The Richmond Police Department has arrested Irvin Bowles, 34, of the 1200 block of Decatur Street on charges related to a homicide that occurred in November of last year on Decatur Street. Bowles was indicted last week for first degree murder and use of a cutting instrument in...
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January 14, 2019 - 3:01 pm
By GRANT SCHULTE , Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — More than four months after Missouri became the first U.S. state to regulate the term "meat" on product labels, Nebraska's powerful farm groups are pushing for similar protection from veggie burgers, tofu dogs and other items that look and...
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January 14, 2019 - 2:19 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - VDOT says most roads this (Monday) afternoon are in what is considered to be "minor" condition. Minor condition means there may be patches of ice or slush on the road. The agency warns drivers to be careful overnight and tomorrow morning, as they expect some...
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January 14, 2019 - 1:19 pm
By ELLEN KNICKMEYER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump often points to farmers as among the biggest winners from the administration's proposed rollback of federal protections for wetlands and waterways across the country. But under longstanding federal law and rules,...
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January 14, 2019 - 12:55 pm
LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — Actress Rose McGowan has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor drug charge in Virginia after cocaine was found in a wallet she left behind at Dulles International Airport two years ago. Loudoun County court records show she received a $2,500 fine and a suspended jail sentence...
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January 12, 2019 - 9:51 am
By MESFIN FEKADU , AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Missy Elliott is making history as the first female rapper inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, whose 2019 class also includes legendary British singer Cat Stevens and country-folk icon John Prine. The organization announced the new group of...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
January 12, 2019 - 6:41 am
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - The Richmond Police Department is investigating a shooting death that occurred Friday evening in the City’s Whitcomb Court area. At approximately 7:29 pm, officers were called to the 2400 block of Carmine St for the report of gunfire in area. When law enforcement personnel...
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Matt Demlein
January 11, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - The latest storm forecast for Richmond this weekend suggests we will see three to six inches of snow and sleet. NBC12.com Meteorologist Jim Duncan says some warm air aloft Sunday could lead us to seeing sleet, which would lower our accumulations but still create...
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January 11, 2019 - 11:00 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia regulators have scheduled a hearing to consider a request by Dominion Energy for a new rate adjustment clause designed to recover the costs of complying with state and federal environmental regulations. The rate adjustment clause calls for a revenue requirement of $113...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)​
January 10, 2019 - 4:03 pm
Washington, D.C. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Senator Mark Warner has introduced legislation which would prevent landlords and creditors from taking action against furloughed federal employees, or employees who are currently working but not getting paid. The proposal comes as the federal government...
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