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(Dreamstime)
May 25, 2018 - 10:25 am
NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on a possible shooting at an Indiana middle school (all times local): 10:15 a.m. Authorities say two victims in a shooting at a suburban Indianapolis hospital are being taken to a hospital and the lone suspect is in custody. Bryant Orem, a spokesman for the...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 24, 2018 - 4:53 pm
Richmond, VA (wrva.com) - The Washington Redskins have announced their training camp dates for Richmond this summer. This is the team's sixth year in Richmond at the Bon Secours Training Center near the Science Museum of Virginia. The schedule is as follows, and includes training dates with the New...
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(Chesterfield Police)
May 24, 2018 - 4:37 pm
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield Police are searching for a missing man who was last seen at about 12 a.m. on Sunday, May 20. Douglas E. Burwell Jr., of the 6000 block of Gatesgreen Drive, was last seen by his girlfriend at about 12 a.m. on May 20. She reported that Burwell had asked her to...
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(Dreamstime)
May 24, 2018 - 2:35 pm
Washington, D.C.(wrva.com) - In a long, rambling press conference, following reports by Politico that he might be quitting, Congressman Tom Garrett (R-5th) has announced he is stil running this November. Garrett took nearly 20 minutes to make the announcement, first complaining about the political...
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May 24, 2018 - 2:22 pm
RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that he has appointed Dr. James Lane as Virginia’s next State Superintendent of Public Instruction. “Public education is the foundation of this Commonwealth’s economy and the quality of life we offer every family, and no one has as much responsibility...
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(Dreamstime)
May 23, 2018 - 4:59 pm
Washington, D.C. (wrva.com) - UPDATE: Congressman Tom Garrett (R-5th) is now telling reporters he is not resigning, and will release a fuller statement soon. ORIGINAL: Congressman Tom Garrett (R-5th) is considering quitting Congress, according to a report out of Politico. The magazine site is also...
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Hanover County Sheriff's Office
May 23, 2018 - 4:18 pm
Hanover, VA (wrva.com) - Hanover Sheriff's deputies says Laura Pendleton, 34, has been found, safe. Pendleton was located in Henrico with family. She had been reported missing from her home in Mechanicsville Monday, just days after graduating from ECPI University in Hampton Roads. Pendleton is...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 23, 2018 - 12:43 pm
Chesterfield, VA (wrva.com) - Chesterfield Police are responding after a video of a traffic stop went viral. The post can be seen below: A cop follows us into my boyfriends driveway and claims it is because we have a brake light out. The cop calls backup immediately. He proceeds to viciously pull...
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dreamstime
May 22, 2018 - 12:05 pm
RICHMOND, VA (WRVA) - FCC Chairman Ajit Pai was in Virginia. He stopped in Richmond to tour VCU Medical Centers Telemedicine facility. Pai also made a stop at Renwood Farms in Charles City where he saw how farmers are using technology to their advantage. Pai, who is a former lawyer for Verizon, is...
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New Hampshire State Police
May 22, 2018 - 11:05 am
CANTERBURY, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire authorities have found a body that they believe to be a woman who has been missing for four days, and her son has been arrested in Virginia on a charge of stealing her vehicle. Attorney General Gordon MacDonald said the body was found in Canterbury on Monday...
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