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 2020-12-01 01:15 

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America's growing debt crisis sparks concerns for future generations...

With just 11 days to pass a spending bill to avoid a government shutdown, some lawmakers believe Congress is spending too much as the country's debt continues to grow....

 2020-12-01 00:33 

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With two vaccine makers seeking approval, here's when distribution could start in Virginia...

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC)- With two vaccine candidates now seeking federal approval, health officials say distribution in Virginia could start by the middle of December. On Monday, Moderna became the se......

 2020-12-01 00:32 

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Richmond youth football coach dies in horrific 6-vehicle crash Thanksgiving night...

Known to many as Coach Hanock, the beloved youth football coach has been mentoring young men on and off the field for more than three decades....

 2020-11-30 23:18 

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Florida librarian dies weeks after teens ran her over with vehicle, deputies say...

A beloved librarian from Polk City, Florida has died, weeks after deputies say a group of teenagers intentionally ran over her with a van....

 2020-11-30 23:00 

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Virginia governor, first lady and cabinet members volunteer at food banks today...

Gov. Ralph Northam, First Lady Pamela Northam and a number of cabinet members and state legislators volunteered at food banks across the state today. Many food banks all over the country have begun......

 2020-11-30 22:43 

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Justices hear arguments on undocumented immigrants' status for 2020 Census...

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — The United States Supreme Court began hearing arguments Monday in the case of whether the Trump administration could exclude undocumented workers from the Census count.......

 2020-11-30 22:38 

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Ravens-Steelers rescheduled again by COVID-19 to Wednesday...

(AP) — The Baltimore Ravens' struggle to contain an extended outbreak of the coronavirus forced their rescheduled game Tuesday night against the unbeaten Pittsburgh Steelers to be moved......

 2020-11-30 22:30 

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Chesterfield police search for woman who stole, used credit cards...

Chesterfield County Police Department needs the public's help finding a woman who stole credit credits out of two cars last Tuesday....

 2020-11-30 22:19 

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Two additional COVID-19 cases reported at GRTC today...

The GRTC has reported two more cases of COVID-19 among their employees. The total number of cases at GRTC facilities since the pandemic began is now 30, of those 27 are employees....

 2020-11-30 22:17 

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Wisconsin confirms Joe Biden as winner following recount...

Joe Biden's victory in battleground Wisconsin was confirmed Monday following a partial recount that only added to his 20,600-vote margin over President Donald Trump, who has promised to file a laws......

 2020-11-30 22:10 

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Cuomo: Beware the "COVID Grinch" this holiday season...

The Governor likened the virus to the Dr. Seuss character "The Grinch," saying that like COVID, the Grinch is "an opportunist" during a time of increased mobility and social......

 2020-11-30 22:09 

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'I was angry': Parents and teachers have mixed feelings as Chesterfield Schools makes switch to virtual learning...

Parents and students in Chesterfield County learned more about how they will transition back to full virtual learning at a special school board meeting Monday....

 2020-11-30 22:06 

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Coroner: Tony Hsieh's death caused by complications of smoke inhalation...

Former Zappos CEO and visionary Tony Hsieh died from complications of smoke inhalation, according to the Connecticut Office of the Medical Examiner....

 2020-11-30 22:00 

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Man faces murder charge after 5-year-old forced from car for 'being unruly' is fatally struck, sheriff says...

An Alabama man and Fort Benning soldier faces a reckless murder charge after investigators say he made the 5-year-old son of his live-in girlfriend get out of a vehicle because he was "being ......

 2020-11-30 21:45 

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I-95 crash at James River Bridge in Richmond causing delays...

Traffic is backed up more than three miles following a crash on Interstate-95 in Richmond....

 2020-11-30 21:23 

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Navy will decommission USS Bonhomme Richard damaged in suspected arson...

The Navy says it will decommission a warship docked off San Diego after suspected arson caused extensive damage, making it too expensive to restore. Officials said Monday that fully repairing the U......

 2020-11-30 21:20 

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Biden, Harris to receive first intelligence briefing Monday...

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will begin receiving the nation's most sensitive secrets Monday as they prepare to assume office on Jan 20....

 2020-11-30 21:17 

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Former Senate candidate Daniel Gade forms PAC focusing on veterans, getting them elected...

Gade teased a "major announcement" on social media over the weekend, leading to speculation he might step in to run in the Republican primary against State Senator Amanda Chase and form......

 2020-11-30 21:14 

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'He was just crying': Doctor in PPE hugs elderly COVID-19 patient who was missing wife on Thanksgiving...

A photo taken of a Houston doctor hugging a distressed patient in a COVID-19 ICU unit on Thanksgiving has gone viral....

 2020-11-30 21:12 

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Man slain in Chicago dispute over hands in Thanksgiving food...

A Chicago man has been charged with murder after a fatal fight that began when he put his hands in Thanksgiving leftovers, authorities said....

 2020-11-30 21:10 

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Second stimulus checks: New bipartisan effort to pass COVID relief...

A bipartisan group of senators is working to pass an additional round of stimulus relief as negotiations among party leadership have all but come to a screeching halt in Washington....

 2020-11-30 21:08 

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List: Cyber Monday 2020 gift card freebies...

A number of restaurants are boosting their gift card deals for Cyber Monday....

 2020-11-30 21:08 

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Henrico County Public Schools cancels winter sports due to COVID-19 concerns...

Henrico County Public Schools announced Monday that the school system will not participate in any winter sports, which include basketball, wrestling and gymnastics, for the 2020-21 school year due ......

 2020-11-30 21:06 

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Costco Cyber Monday: Here are the best deals for 2020...

Here are some of the hottest deals from Costco's Cyber Monday sale....

 2020-11-30 20:44 

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Sheriff's Office looking for Mechanicsville teen last seen on Saturday...

The Sheriff's Office said Tayvon Anairon Allen, 17, was last seen by family at his residence in Mechanicsville on Nov, 28....

 2020-11-30 20:05 

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101 confirmed COVID-19 cases at The Laurels of Bon Air nursing and rehabilitation center...

An employee reached by phone at The Laurels of Bon Air confirmed to 8News that three people died from COVID-19 today....

 2020-11-30 19:57 

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Arizona certifies Biden's victory over Trump...

Arizona officials have certified Joe Biden's narrow victory over President Donald Trump in the state....

 2020-11-30 19:52 

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Hopewell Police Department holding toy drive for families in need and children in hospitals...

The Hopewell Police Department is on a mission to provide as many local children as possible with gifts this holiday season. They are holding a toy drive to fill an entire SWAT truck with toys and ......

 2020-11-30 19:33 

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Filming for Kevin Durant television series to begin in Hopewell this week...

The television series "Swagger" based on the life of professional basketball player Kevin Durant will begin filming in Hopewell this week. Film crews will be working in the area on Tues......

 2020-11-30 18:40 

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Teenager killed in crash off of Route 865 in Rockingham County...

A 16-year-old boy is dead following a single-vehicle crash in Rockingham County on Saturday. Virginia State Police say the teen crashed just before midnight on Route 865 near Bergton Road....

 2020-11-30 18:22 

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Man killed in Petersburg shooting on Saturday night...

A man was shot and killed in Petersburg on Saturday night around 9 p.m. The Petersburg Police Department says they responded to a call for a person shot in the 700 block of Independence Avenue....

 2020-11-30 17:59 

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82-year-old Henrico woman publishes four books during pandemic...

There's no doubt that the pandemic has brought months of isolation for many, including 82-year-old Dr. Daryl Dance....

 2020-11-30 17:35 

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Meet Charlotte, a Banded Huntsman Spider who found a home...

According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, Arachnophobia is a "pathological fear or loathing of arachnids and especially spiders."...

 2020-11-30 17:34 

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Brightly burning meteor seen across wide areas of Japan...

A brightly burning meteor was seen plunging from the sky in wide areas of Japan, capturing attention on television and social media....

 2020-11-30 17:34 

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Report details impact of marijuana legalization in Virginia...

The group tasked with outlining how Virginia would implement marijuana legalization discussed creating a state-run agency, similar to the Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority, giving the commonweal......

 2020-11-30 16:59 

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Time to check it twice: Are you on the North Pole's naughty or nice list?...

The list is in! Check to see if you and your loved ones made the nice list this year. The Department of Christmas Affairs has released an almost 170 page long list of names determining whether or n......

 2020-11-30 16:47 

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Ho Ho Hold up now: Avoid Cyber Monday scams with these online shopping tips...

With holiday shopping ramping up, Santa frauds are coming to town. With that in mind, the Better Business Bureau has released a comprehensive list of warning signs to look out for when shopping onl......

 2020-11-30 16:36 

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Gelati Celesti to open pop-up store in Mechanicsville...

Gelati Celesti fans in Mechanicsville will soon be able to get their ice cream fix closer to home!...

 2020-11-30 16:13 

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2 young boys, man killed in suspected DUI crash in California; 2 other children injured...

Two boys, ages 2 and 4, and a man have died in a suspected DUI crash in San Bernardino, California, authorities said Sunday....

 2020-11-30 16:09 

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Traveling nurse diagnosed with both COVID-19 and cancer while helping with coronavirus efforts...

A traveling nurse helping to treat coronavirus patients in North Dakota has been diagnosed with both COVID-19 and cancer, but she's still remaining positive through it all....

 2020-11-30 16:04 

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PHOTOS: White House Christmas decorations revealed...

"America the Beautiful" is this year's Christmas theme at the White House....

 2020-11-30 16:03 

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Newsfeed Now: Moderna seeking emergency use authorization for COVID-19 vaccine; young genius makes history...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see ......

 2020-11-30 16:02 

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The best Cyber Monday Deals: Walmart, Amazon, Target...

Cyber Monday is expected to be the largest online sales day in U.S. history, according to Adobe Analytics. The company, which tracks online shopping, estimates spending between $10.8 billion to $12......

 2020-11-30 16:02 

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Beware of COVID-19 scams as vaccine approaches FDA approval...

The coronavirus vaccine inching toward approval in the U.S. is desperately anticipated by weary Americans longing for a path back to normal life. But criminals are waiting, too, ready to use that d......

 2020-11-30 15:48 

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Watch the Disney Holiday Singalong tonight at ABC 8News...

"The Disney Holiday Singalong," hosted by Ryan Seacrest, returns tonight for an evening of merry music and celebrity performances....

 2020-11-30 15:43 

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Coronavirus update: 7-day daily average of new COVID-19 reported cases at 2,400...

Health officials are expecting to see a surge in coronavirus cases because of Thanksgiving celebrations. So far 1,893 new cases have been reported....

 2020-11-30 15:18 

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Man says couldn't find his airline's counter at Richmond International Airport to check-in his gun, TSA says...

A Florida man was arrested for carrying a gun and a loaded magazine with nine bullets through a security checkpoint at Richmond International Airport....

 2020-11-30 14:54 

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LIVE: Supreme Court weighs Trump bid in census case...

The Supreme Court on Monday is set to take up President Donald Trump's unprecedented effort to exclude immigrants living in the country illegally from the population totals used to divvy up c......

 2020-11-30 14:20 

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Bryant & Stratton College...

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 2020-11-30 14:04 

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William & Mary men's basketball pauses after positive virus test, Tribe played ODU on Saturday...

William & Mary men's basketball will pause all team activities for two weeks after a positive coronavirus test in the program....

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