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July 22, 2019 - 1:45 pm
Richmond, VA _ Richmond police are investigating following the discovery of a man who appeared to have been shot in the parking lot of the Lowe's in the 1600 block of West Broad Street. Police were called to the scene around 12:30 p.m. Monday and found the man suffering from a gunshot wound. The...
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CarMax offering home delivery in Richmond, Hampton Roads. ( iStock / Getty Images Plus/ChristianChan)
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July 22, 2019 - 12:20 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - CarMax has introduced a new program that will allow some Virginia shoppers to buy a car without having to leave their home. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports the Goochland County-based retailer's new service with home delivery is currently available in Richmond and Hampton...
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A Virginia police officer is expected to recover after being shot while responding to a large, disorderly crowd.  ( iStock / Getty Images Plus/Chalabala)
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July 22, 2019 - 11:58 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Richmond police officer is expected to recover after being shot while responding to a large, disorderly crowd. Police spokesman Gene Lepley told news outlets the Richmond Police Department officer was responding to a call of disorderly conduct Sunday night when one of the...
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July 20, 2019 - 8:57 am
(WRIC 8 News: Richmond) Cooling stations are open to the public across Central Virginia. They'll provide help to residents trying to combat the extreme heat. Richmond Cooling stations will open at 4 p.m.today (Saturday, July 20, 2019) at the following locations: Southside Community Services Center...
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July 19, 2019 - 5:21 pm
Richmond, VA _ The Richmond Police Department has arrested an RPD officer for domestic assault. Ernest Ford, Jr., 40, of the 2500 block of Q Street, has been charged with: Felony Strangulation Felony Abduction Domestic Simple Assault The charges were brought as the result of an incident between...
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July 19, 2019 - 1:19 pm
RICHMOND, VA(July 15, 2019)—Sports entertainment company Drive Shack will open its 65,000-square-foot Richmond facility in late summer, featuring three levels of climate controlled, private driving bays with augmented reality range games and virtual course play and full-service restaurant and bar...
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July 19, 2019 - 1:08 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former Virginia inmate won more than $1 million in a malpractice suit against prison medical staff he accused of improperly treating his broken finger, saying he still feels the effects. U.S. District Court records show a jury awarded the damages to 32-year-old John Kinlaw on...
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July 19, 2019 - 12:12 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam says he could soon be rolling out a plan for free community college tuition. The Democratic governor described a program that would allow Virginia residents to attend community colleges for free in exchange for a year spent working in public service...
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Henrico County Police Department
July 18, 2019 - 3:06 pm
Henrico County, VA _ Henrico County Police have arrested and charged a county man with exposing himself to three separate victims. Police say on July 16, 2019 around 8 a.m. the three victims, walking in three separate locations in the county's west end, reported being approached by a man in a...
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July 18, 2019 - 2:24 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Supreme Court of Virginia has rejected an attempt by a controversial lawyer and state Senate candidate to overturn a ruling revoking his law license. In 2018, a three-judge panel of Circuit Court judges found that Joe Morrissey violated professional rules of conduct,...
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