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Richmond's Morning News with John Reid
February 21, 2019 - 5:46 am
Bob Griggs hosted the program on WRVA-TV (now WWBT, NBC12) from 1959 until 1969. He was 85. Video of The Sailor Bob Show - montage
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February 15, 2019 - 12:55 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Officials at a Virginia shelter say a dog set on fire at a Richmond park has succumbed to his wounds. News outlets report Richmond Animal Care and Control announced Friday morning that the male brindle pit bull named Tommie died surrounded by caregivers. The shelter says Tommie...
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Virginia's attorney general has joined officials from around the country investigating possible sexual abuse by clergy. © Johnypan - Dreamstime.com
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February 13, 2019 - 2:27 pm
(Richmond, Va.) – The Catholic Diocese of Richmond has released the names of 42 clergy they say abused children. The list dates back to the 1950s with the most recent occurrence in 1993. The Diocese issued the following release: "Having completed an independent review of clergy personnel files, the...
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Bob Brown for the Richmond Times Dispatch via AP
February 07, 2019 - 10:52 am
by Alan Suderman RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — With Virginia's top three elected officials engulfed in scandal, fellow Democrats were rendered practically speechless, uncertain of how to thread their way through the racial and sexual allegations and the tangled political implications. Gov. Ralph Northam's...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 06, 2019 - 4:49 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN , Associated Press Eds: Minor editing. With AP Photos. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The political crisis in Virginia spun out of control Wednesday when the state's attorney general confessed to putting on blackface in the 1980s and a woman went public with detailed allegations of sexual...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
February 02, 2019 - 11:56 am
Richmond, VA. (WRVA) - A death investigation is underway in the city of Richmond. Richmond Police sent out the following information: The Richmond Police Department is conducting a death investigation after a male was found down and unresponsive this morning in the Fan neighborhood. At...
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January 28, 2019 - 3:53 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments in a lawsuit filed by a former CBS News reporter alleging that Obama administration officials violated her constitutional rights by hacking into her computers and other electronic devices. Sharyl Attkisson alleges that the...
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Bill to legalize casinos in Virginia advances, fate unclear. (Dreamstime)
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January 22, 2019 - 12:52 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Legislation to legalize casinos in Virginia is advancing in the General Assembly, but the odds of passage are still unknown. A pro-casino bill was approved with bipartisan support Monday by the General Laws and Technology Committee in the state Senate. The legislation would...
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Richmond Police Department
January 14, 2019 - 3:24 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - The Richmond Police Department has arrested Irvin Bowles, 34, of the 1200 block of Decatur Street on charges related to a homicide that occurred in November of last year on Decatur Street. Bowles was indicted last week for first degree murder and use of a cutting instrument in...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
January 12, 2019 - 6:41 am
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - The Richmond Police Department is investigating a shooting death that occurred Friday evening in the City’s Whitcomb Court area. At approximately 7:29 pm, officers were called to the 2400 block of Carmine St for the report of gunfire in area. When law enforcement personnel...
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