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February 13, 2018 - 3:51 pm
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Republican leaders are seeking the resignation of a member of the party's state central committee after he suggested he would not vote for a Jewish candidate. Virginia GOP Chairman John Whitbeck said committee member Fredy Burgos should resign from the committee, and he says...
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February 09, 2018 - 4:39 pm
CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) — A former Virginia Tech student has pleaded no contest in the 2016 killing of a 13-year-old girl. David Eisenhauer entered his plea Friday to all three charges against him in the stabbing death of Nicole Lovell: first-degree murder, abduction and concealing a body. The...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 09, 2018 - 4:28 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Senate has passed legislation putting new limits on regulators' ability to lower utilities' electric rates that are currently earning excessive profits. The Senate voted Friday for the bill, which also providing some rebates for past overearnings. The vote came...
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February 09, 2018 - 11:02 am
COLONIAL HEIGHTS – CSX has updated their scheduled railroad crossing work for repairs and maintenance throughout the Richmond region. Travelers in Chesterfield County may be affected on multiple routes as crews progress along the tracks. Weather- and progress-permitting, drivers can expect delays...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 07, 2018 - 3:29 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A House of Delegates panel has voted against two bills that would've barred state subsidies for a new Washington Redskins stadium and blocked localities from spending public money on professional sports facilities. The budget subcommittee's 7-0 vote effectively killed the bills...
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February 06, 2018 - 3:41 pm
Henrico, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – Henrico County Public Schools Superintendent Patrick Kinlaw has announced he's retiring, effective at the end of the school year. He was named to the job in January of 2014. He was recently offered an extension, but decided to retire instead. In a statement, Kinlaw...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 06, 2018 - 9:41 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The State Senate has passed a bill intended to keep teenagers who willingly share sexually explicit images with one another from being branded felony sex offenders. The bill passed Monday on a bipartisan 35-to-5 vote. It was sponsored by Republican Sen. William M. Stanley Jr...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 05, 2018 - 3:39 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Governor Ralph Northam is endorsing a major overhaul of electricity regulations that's been sought by utilities, despite warnings from the state's attorney general that customers will end up paying more than they should. Northam's statement says he supports legislation imposing...
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February 02, 2018 - 2:02 pm
Washington, D.C. ( 1140wrva.com ) – Senator Mark Warner (D), the ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, has released a statement following the release of the Congressman Devin Nunes memo. The memo says a dossier, funded by Democrats, allegedly served as a partial basis to get...
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Jeff Katz
February 01, 2018 - 10:00 pm
The John Marshall Foundation is putting on a new play called "The King of Crimes" and playwright David Robbins joins us to talk about the excitment of his new production.
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