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FILE - In this June 28, 2020 file photo, armed homeowners Mark and Patricia McCloskey, confront protesters marching to St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson's house. (Laurie Skrivan/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
(Laurie Skrivan/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
AP News
July 21, 2020 - 1:33 pm
President Donald Trump believes St. Louis’ top prosecutor committed an “egregious abuse of power” in charging a couple who displayed guns during a protest against racial injustice last month.
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FILE - In this June 28, 2020 file photo, armed homeowners Mark and Patricia McCloskey, standing in front their house confront protesters. (Laurie Skrivan/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP File)
(Laurie Skrivan/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP File)
AP News
July 16, 2020 - 3:49 pm
U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley on Thursday urged Attorney General William Barr to launch a federal civil rights investigation of St. Louis' elected prosecutor.
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Chesterfield Police arrest man in connection to a fatal shooting early Monday morning in Chesterfield (Photo Credit: Chesterfield Police)
(Photo Credit: Chesterfield Police)
WRVA News
June 29, 2020 - 10:30 am
Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 17300 block of Genito Road early Monday morning.
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(Matt Demlein, News Radio WRVA)
WRVA News
June 25, 2020 - 8:21 pm
New gun law set to take effect Wednesday July 1st following hearing
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WRVA News
February 27, 2020 - 3:49 pm
(RICHMOND, Va.) -- A federal jury convicted a Chester man on charges related to his straw purchase of six firearms. According to court records and evidence presented at trial, 41 year old Brandon Powell, purchased six firearms at three federally licensed firearms dealers in the Richmond area during...
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Jeff Katz
January 13, 2020 - 11:40 am
The attempt at so-called "bail reform" in New York has worked out well thus far...for criminals. In the most recent case of bail reform gone horribly wrong, a convict who was arrested for his connection to four robberies in Manhattan was released under the new bail laws and proceeded to rob a fifth...
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Andy Doernen/Newsradio WRVA
WRVA News
December 16, 2019 - 12:45 pm
(NEWPORT NEWS, Va.) -- The new Democrat majority in the General Assembly has strong support among voters for key parts of its agenda, including enacting more gun restrictions, passing the Equal Rights Amendment, increasing the minimum wage and decrimnalizing marijuana possession. That's according...
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 This Nov. 14, 2019 file photo shows students being escorted out of Saugus High School after a shooting on the campus in Santa Clarita, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
AP News
November 21, 2019 - 12:55 pm
By STEFANIE DAZIO Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The teenager who shot five classmates, killing two, at a Southern California high school used an unregistered “ghost gun,” Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Thursday. Villanueva told media outlets Thursday that 16-year-old...
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This handgun was detected by TSA officers in a passenger’s carry-on bag at Richmond International Airport on Monday. (TSA photo)
(TSA photo)
WRVA News
October 15, 2019 - 12:50 pm
RICHMOND, Va. – A Hanover County, Virginia, man was cited on state weapons charges by police at Richmond International Airport on Monday, October 14, after a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer found a .22 caliber handgun loaded with five bullets in the traveler’s carry-on bag. The...
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(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
AP News
September 12, 2019 - 4:55 pm
By The Associated Press The CEOs of more than 100 companies are stepping into the nation's gun debate, imploring Congress to expand background checks and enact a strong "red flag" law. In a letter sent to the Senate on Thursday, CEOs from businesses including Airbnb, Twitter and Uber asked Congress...
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