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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 24, 2019 - 2:02 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - The Washington Redskins ahave released their training camp schedule for here in Richmond: 2019 BON SECOURS WASHINGTON REDSKINS TRAINING CENTER FAN SCHEDULE The practices sessions listed below are open to the public free of charge; practice dates and times are...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
May 23, 2019 - 4:26 pm
Midlothian, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Chesterfield Police say they have requested juvenile petitions for a student whose actions precipitated a school lockdown at Manchester High School on May 17th. Manchester High School was placed on lockdown after it was reported that a student had a gun at the...
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May 23, 2019 - 2:38 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (newsradiowrva.com) – A Mexican man who has been deported at taxpayer expense on three previous occasions was sentenced today to nearly two years in prison for his fourth illegal reentry into the United States. According to court documents, Isidoro Gonzalez-Ferretiz, 35, first...
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(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
May 22, 2019 - 2:44 pm
By BEN FINLEY and ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The mystery of whether Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam was in the racist yearbook photo that nearly destroyed his career remains unsolved. A months-long investigation ordered up by Eastern Virginia Medical School failed to determine...
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900 lb. Man Pleads Guilty Inside of an Ambulance. (iStock / Getty Images Plus /Evgen_Prozhyrko)
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May 22, 2019 - 11:38 am
By DENISE LAVOIE AP Legal Affairs Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man who weighs more than 900 pounds (410 kilograms) pleaded guilty in a federal cocaine conspiracy case Tuesday during a hearing that was held in a courthouse loading dock as the defendant lay on a stretcher inside an...
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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2019 file photo, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, left, gestures as his wife, Pam, listens during a news conference in the Governors Mansion at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
(AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
May 22, 2019 - 11:12 am
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — An investigation ordered up by a Virginia medical school failed to determine whether Gov. Ralph Northam is in a 1984 yearbook photo of a man in blackface next to someone in a Ku Klux Klan hood. Investigators with a law firm hired by Eastern...
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A law firm has completed its investigation into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam. (WRVA/ Matt Demlien)
(WRVA/ Matt Demlien)
May 21, 2019 - 11:53 am
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A law firm has completed its investigation into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam. Eastern Virginia Medical School said in a statement Tuesday that the findings will be announced at a press conference on Wednesday. The independent...
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May 20, 2019 - 4:40 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Richmond Police have made an arrest in the February burning death of a pitbull, nicknamed "Tommie." Jyahshua A. Hill, 20, of the 1300 block of St. Peter Street was arrested without incident shortly before 3 p.m. Monday by the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task...
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(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
May 20, 2019 - 12:10 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press BEDFORD, Va. (AP) — Marguerite Cottrell remembers the summer day 75 years ago when a Western Union telegram was delivered to her family farm as her mother was hanging clothes on the line to dry. Her mother read it, sat down and wept. Cottrell's older brother, John...
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Henrico County Police Dept.
May 20, 2019 - 11:15 am
UPDATE: Henrico Police say a woman who had been reported missing since late Sunday afternoon has been located and is safe. *********************************************************************************************************** Henrico, VA _ The Henrico County Police Division is requesting the...
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