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News Radio 1140 WRVA
August 31, 2018 - 12:40 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia prosecutor has decided not to seek criminal charges against a Richmond police officer who fatally shot a naked man on an interstate highway. Commonwealth's Attorney Michael Herring called the death of Marcus-David Peters "an act of justifiable homicide" in a report...
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(Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune via AP)
August 29, 2018 - 1:30 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — The white Chicago police officer charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald says he was doing what he was trained to do and that the case against him shows prosecutors are bowing to political pressure. In his first interview since he was...
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dreamstime
August 21, 2018 - 2:05 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - A Dinwiddie Sheriff’s Department bloodhound that went missing Monday afternoon has been found. Zoe the bloodhound was at her handler’s home in Prince George when she took off after a deer around 4:30 p.m. Monday(8/20/18). Zoe stayed out all night and was found safe and sound...
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(Keith Minchin/The Canadian Press via AP)
August 10, 2018 - 12:54 pm
By ROB GILLIES, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) — A shooting in a small Canadian city early Friday left four people dead, including two police officers, under circumstances that were not yet explained but struck a nerve in a country that has been roiled in recent months by several instances of mass...
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(Texas Department of Public Safety/Houston Police Department via AP)
August 03, 2018 - 1:45 pm
By JUAN A. LOZANO , Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — A man accused of killing one of former President George H.W. Bush's doctors killed himself during a confrontation with authorities in Houston on Friday morning, the city's police chief said. Joseph James Pappas, 62, died from a single self-...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
August 02, 2018 - 2:30 pm
New Haven, CT. (wrva.com) - New Haven Police Chief Anthony Campbell says he has sent detectives to Virginia to aid in the investigation into Wednesday's officer-involved shooting in Sussex County. The suspect killed is believed Tremaine Poole, who was wanted for killing a mother in front of her two...
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dreamstime
July 23, 2018 - 5:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has postponed until next week the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. The trial had been scheduled to start Wednesday in federal court in Alexandria, Virginia. But U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III on Monday pushed the trial back until July 31...
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dreamstime
July 17, 2018 - 1:16 pm
JASPER, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama mayor says four members of his city's police force have been suspended for making a hand gesture some say is a hate symbol. Jasper Mayor David O'Mary tells news outlets the four Jasper officers have been suspended and will lose a week's pay following the publication...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
July 11, 2018 - 10:15 am
Chesterfield, VA (wrva.com) - Chesterfield Police are looking for an armed man who ran off after crashing his car along the Powhite Southbound. Police say the man first eluded a traffic stop along Midlothian Turnpike, eventually getting on the Powhite. Police say no one was injured in the crash...
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(Steve Parsons/PA via AP)
July 05, 2018 - 1:38 pm
LONDON (AP) — British police have confirmed that a man and woman critically ill from nerve-agent poisoning were exposed to the toxin by handling a contaminated item. The finding bolsters the theory that Dawn Sturgess and Charlie Rowley may have stumbled across traces of the Novichok nerve agent...
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