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December 07, 2018 - 11:53 am
By MARY CLARE JALONICK , Associated Press Eds: Recasts headline. With AP Photos. AP Video. WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are interviewing James Comey behind closed doors Friday, hauling the former FBI director to Capitol Hill one final time before they cede power to Democrats in January...
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December 06, 2018 - 4:54 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A witness told jurors Thursday that James Alex Fields Jr. appeared calm and "maybe a little bit scared" before he plowed his car into a group of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally, a crash that killed one woman and injured many other people. Joshua Matthews...
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Matt Demlein, WRVA
December 06, 2018 - 4:40 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) -- The latest track for Sunday's winter storm moves the storm further south. NBC12 Meteorologist Andrew Freiden says that woul likely mean Richmond only receives snow, but that the totals would be smaller. Freiden isn't completely comfortable predicting totals yet...
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December 05, 2018 - 4:16 pm
Midlothian, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) -- Chesterfield Police are investigating an afternoon shooting at an apartment complex off of Genito Road. Police say they responded around 2:30 to Hailey Crescent Drive, where they found a man with a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital with life-...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
December 05, 2018 - 2:19 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - UPDATE: Richmond Police now say there was a third stabbing victim as well. The third victim, a woman, drove herself to the hospital. All three victims are expected to survive. The officers who shot the suspect have been placed on administrative leave. ORIGINAL...
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December 04, 2018 - 5:51 pm
By HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Sports Writer Eds: Updates. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — Add Patrick Corbin to the All-Star starting staff the Washington Nationals have assembled. A person familiar with the deal said the left-handed Corbin has agreed to a six-year contract with the Nationals, pending...
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December 04, 2018 - 5:39 pm
RICHMOND, VA (WRVA) —Governor Ralph Northam issued Executive Directive Two which establishes an Executive Leadership Team on Highway Safety that is charged with reducing the rising number of fatalities on Virginia’s roadways. The team is comprised of representatives from the Virginia Departments of...
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December 04, 2018 - 4:49 pm
By HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Pro Football Writer Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden says the team "talked about and discussed" bringing in quarterback Colin Kaepernick for a tryout "but we will probably go in a different direction."...
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December 04, 2018 - 4:39 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - VCU will be testing its new emergency siren system Wednesday, December 5th, at noon. Because additional sirens have been added to the system, and upgraded, the noise will now be heard throughout downtown, as compared to just limited for the most part to the VCU...
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December 04, 2018 - 4:22 pm
CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — The fire company that maintains the wild Chincoteague ponies on the island of the same name says a second pony has died of a disease named "swamp cancer." The Daily Times of Salisbury cites a release from the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company that says Rain Dancer died...
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