November 19, 2019 - 12:07 pm
Chesterfield, Va. ( - VDOT's Richmond District says it has $19 million set aside to handle snow in the region this year. The amount is three million above last year's budget. The number is determined by averaging the last three to five years of snow removal spending. (Matt Demlein...
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AP News
November 06, 2019 - 9:39 am
By MATTHEW LEE AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department's third-ranking official is expected to tell House impeachment investigators Wednesday that political considerations were behind the agency's refusal to deliver a robust defense of the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine...
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(Maria G. Zalaya via AP)
August 06, 2019 - 2:34 pm
By STEFANIE DAZIO and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI is opening a domestic terrorism investigation into the shooting that killed three people, including two children, at a popular California food festival, a law enforcement official said Tuesday. Nineteen-year-old...
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May 08, 2019 - 5:27 pm
By CHRIS CAROLA Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's Senate easily approved a bill Wednesday that would allow three congressional committees to get access to President Donald Trump's state tax returns, giving Democrats a potential end-run around the administration's refusal to disclose...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 02, 2019 - 12:31 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An outspoken conservative Virginia state senator in a competitive district is announcing his plans to retire. Republican Sen. Dick Black said Wednesday he would not seek re-election for his northern Virginia seat. Black's decision to retire could make it harder for Republicans...
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September 08, 2018 - 6:44 pm
RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency today in anticipation of the potential impact from Tropical Storm Florence. The order is designed to mobilize resources in preparations of the storm and to help Virginia mitigate any damage and to streamline the process that the...
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June 21, 2018 - 5:45 pm
RICHMOND – The Virginia State Police has recently been alerted to an alarming increase in phone scams targeting seniors and, especially, convicted sex offenders. The consistent theme among these scams has been phone fraudsters threatening people into paying hundreds of dollars in gift cards to the...
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May 31, 2018 - 3:41 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A farmer wants the courts to step in after he was barred from a Michigan farmers market because he doesn't allow gay couples to marry at his apple orchard. The Lansing State Journal reports that a conservative Christian nonprofit is representing farmer Steve Tennes...
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May 25, 2018 - 3:51 pm
By GILLIAN FLACCUS and STEVEN DUBOIS , Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A hit-and-run driver struck three women walking on a sidewalk in downtown Portland, seriously injuring two of them, police said Friday. The crash happened shortly after 10 a.m. near Portland State University. Portland...
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New Hampshire State Police
May 22, 2018 - 11:05 am
CANTERBURY, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire authorities have found a body that they believe to be a woman who has been missing for four days, and her son has been arrested in Virginia on a charge of stealing her vehicle. Attorney General Gordon MacDonald said the body was found in Canterbury on Monday...
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