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September 28, 2018 - 2:55 pm
Richmond, VA _ The VCU Police Department has made an arrest in connection to two recent assaults on the Monroe Park Campus. Police Chief John Venuti has issued the following statement: "After receiving reports of assaults from Sept. 21 and Sept. 22, we issued the advisory, along with a photo and...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
September 27, 2018 - 10:37 am
North Chesterfield, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - A North Chesterfield man, by virtue of his summer Mega Millions purchases, won the opportunity Thursday morning to run through a Midlothian Turnpike Kroger for three minutes, and spend $750 dollars in groceries. Ed Barber says he didn't enter the...
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September 26, 2018 - 4:31 pm
Sandston, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Richmond International Aiport has signed a $28 million contract to expand Concourse A. The work will begin in November, and will add six gates to that section of the airport. The work is expected to last until March 2020. RIC Spokesman Troy Bell says there is a...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
September 25, 2018 - 7:38 pm
Chesterfield, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Chesterfield County Police have identified the suspect responsible for a fatal shooting that occurred in the 8700 block of Hull Street Road on Oct. 24, 2015. At about 1:20 p.m. on Oct. 24, 2015, police responded to a reported motor vehicle crash in the 8700...
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(Hanover Sheriff's Office)
September 25, 2018 - 4:48 pm
HANOVER, Va. – The Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing adult. Kenneth Bernstein, 66, was last seen at a business in downtown Mechanicsville on September 2, 2018 and last spoke to a family member approximately one month ago. Bernstein is...
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September 25, 2018 - 3:27 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - A new poll from Monmouth University (NJ) finds a very tight race in the Seventh Congressional District. Using historical models, Monmouth finds the race tied 47%-47%. If a possible democratic surge is factored in, somewhere close to what was seen with the...
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September 25, 2018 - 2:20 pm
By JULIET LINDERMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Farmers across the United States will soon begin receiving government checks as part of a billion-dollar bailout to buoy growers experiencing financial strain from President Donald Trump's trade disputes with China. But even those poised for...
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September 25, 2018 - 12:57 pm
AP - Dunkin' is dropping the donuts — from its name, anyway. Doughnuts are still on the menu, but the company is renaming itself "Dunkin'" to reflect its increasing emphasis on coffee and other drinks. The change will officially take place in January, when the new name will start appearing on...
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September 25, 2018 - 9:44 am
NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) — A member of a fishing boat crew attacked his fellow crew members at sea with a knife and a hammer, killing one of them, federal prosecutors said. Franklin Freddy Meave Vazquez, 27, was charged with murder and attempted murder in connection with the attack Sunday on the...
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September 24, 2018 - 6:02 pm
By DENISE LAVOIE RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Women who visit inmates at Virginia prisons will be barred from wearing tampons or menstrual cups under a new policy stemming from concerns about contraband, the state Department of Corrections said Monday. A spokeswoman for the Department of Corrections said...
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