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 2020-12-03 22:16 

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Richmond hate crimes surge in 2019, fears for 2020...

Reported hate crimes in the U.S. in 2019 reached their highest level since 2008, according to data released in November by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). But in Central Virginia, the Ci......

 2020-12-03 21:59 

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Virginia Opera cancels mainstage productions for 2020-2021 season...

The Virginia Opera has cancelled all scheduled productions for its 2020-2021 season. This includes shows scheduled in Richmond....

 2020-12-03 21:56 

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Enter the Great Holiday Light Tour contest...

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 2020-12-03 21:50 

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Princess Blanding, sister of Marcus-David Peters, takes step towards run for Virginia governor...

Princess Blanding, whose brother Marcus-David Peters was fatally shot by a Richmond police officer in 2018, has taken a step towards a possible run for Virginia governor next year after filing pape......

 2020-12-03 21:37 

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Nominate a remarkable woman in our community...

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 2020-12-03 21:04 

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3 injured in Caroline County restaurant explosion...

Three people are injured following an explosion Thursday afternoon at the Crossroads Restaurant in Caroline County....

 2020-12-03 20:05 

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Chesterfield residents light up the night with holiday cheer...

The Richmond tradition of lights and decorations ringing in the holiday season continues in 2020, despite restrictions in place to stop the spread of coronavirus....

 2020-12-03 19:42 

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No. 19 Richmond Spiders cancel Saturday's men's basketball game against Furman Paladins...

Saturday's men's basketball game between the No. 19 Richmond Spiders and the Furman Paladins has been canceled as Richmond continues to deal with COVID-19....

 2020-12-03 19:35 

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Senators reintroduce Parole Board transparency bills ahead of 2021 legislative session...

In preparation for Virginia's 2021 legislative session, two state senators have reintroduced bills to reform Virginia's Parole Board....

 2020-12-03 18:58 

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Border cities report 74 new COVID-19 fatalities...

EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) The COVID-19 pandemic continues to claim dozens of lives on the border. On Thursday, the El Paso City-County Health Department reported 27 deaths to bring its total......

 2020-12-03 18:58 

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Detectives arrest man suspected of stealing Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney's 70" flat-screen TV...

Richmond Police have arrested and charged a man accused of stealing Mayor Levar Stoney's 70-inch flat screen TV from his campaign office in Jackson Ward in October....

 2020-12-03 18:36 

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Police identify pilot killed in Deltaville small plane crash...

Virginia State Police have identified the pilot who died after crashing into a garage last week in Deltaville....

 2020-12-03 18:35 

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Northam sets special election date for vacant 90th House of Delegates District seat...

A date has been set for a special election in Virginia's 90th House of Delegates District....

 2020-12-03 18:34 

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COVID-19 vaccination cards will be issued, health officials say...

The Department of Defense released the first images of a COVID-19 vaccination record card and vaccination kits Wednesday....

 2020-12-03 18:05 

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Rapper G Herbo charged in $1M identity theft case, accused of buying puppies, private flights...

Chicago rapper G Herbo and several members of his music team are facing federal fraud charges after being accused of using other people's information to charge over $1 million to fund a lavish life......

 2020-12-03 18:00 

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Crash causes delays on Reymet Road and I-95 south...

A crash on Reymet Road involving a tractor trailer is causing delays today. As of noon, all west lanes and east lanes are closed near Route 1419....

 2020-12-03 17:53 

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Virginia county declares itself 'First Amendment sanctuary' in resolution opposing Northam's COVID-19 restrictions...

The Campbell County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday opposing coronavirus restrictions imposed by Gov. Ralph Northam, becoming the first locality in Virginia to declar......

 2020-12-03 17:44 

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Lawmakers urge Biden to add Mexican-Americans, other Hispanics to cabinet...

As President-elect Joe Biden announces cabinet appointments and fills key positions, members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus are strongly urging that more Mexican-Americans, and Hispanics from......

 2020-12-03 17:42 

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California sheriff who refused to enforce COVID-19 order tests positive for virus...

A California sheriff who made headlines after refusing to enforce the governor's curfew and stay-at-home orders has tested positive for COVID-19, the sheriff's office said Wednesday....

 2020-12-03 17:40 

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'It's time to hunker down': Los Angeles residents told to stay home amid COVID-19 surge...

All residents within the city of Los Angeles were ordered to remain in their homes effective immediately, according to a new emergency order issued Wednesday evening....

 2020-12-03 17:37 

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Prominent doctor reveals what 'keeps him up at night' despite positive news on coronavirus vaccines...

A UCSF doctor has revealed his concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine that keep him up at night....

 2020-12-03 17:34 

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Sailor receives Navy's highest noncombat honor after life-saving tackle...

The possibly lifesaving response was all captured on a witness's cell phone....

 2020-12-03 17:33 

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Cyberattacks surging as COVID-19 pandemic continues...

On Wednesday, senators took a look at how they can help communities fend off these attacks....

 2020-12-03 17:32 

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WATCH: Fireball lights up sky; New York residents report sightings...

A noontime boom that was heard and felt from southern Ontario to Virginia was likely caused by a disintegrating meteor, according to an organization in western New York that keeps track of such phe......

 2020-12-03 17:32 

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11-year-old dies after apparently shooting himself during online class, California sheriff's office says...

The sixth-grader was at home with his older sister Wednesday morning around 11 a.m. when deputies say he shot himself in the head during the distance learning class....

 2020-12-03 17:32 

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CDC tipped Hawaii police about COVID-positive fliers arrested after landing...

A tip from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) led to the arrest of a Kauai couple on Nov. 29 when they landed on the Garden Isle after boarding a plane in San Francisco knowing th......

 2020-12-03 17:31 

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NASA: Mystery object is 54-year-old rocket, not asteroid...

A mysterious object temporarily orbiting Earth is a 54-year-old rocket, not an asteroid after all, astronomers confirmed Wednesday....

 2020-12-03 17:30 

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San Francisco bans tobacco smoking inside apartments, but pot smoking OK...

City officials in San Francisco have banned all tobacco smoking inside apartments, citing concerns about secondhand smoke. But lighting up a joint inside? That's still allowed....

 2020-12-03 17:28 

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They're back: JibJab releases 2020 year in review video...

Remember those funny JibJab videos from not too long ago? They're back....

 2020-12-03 17:26 

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Ohio woman arrested in Arizona with hundreds of pounds of marijuana, thousands of fentanyl pills, cocaine...

An Ohio woman was arrested on drug trafficking charges in Arizona after "a significant amount" of marijuana, cocaine and fentanyl was found during a traffic stop, law enforcement said....

 2020-12-03 17:26 

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WATCH: Big Game Bound Week 13: Hall of Famer John Clayton, Browns vs. Titans...

(NEXSTAR) — This week on Big Game Bound, Jack Doles goes one-on-one with Hall of Fame NFL Insider, John Clayton. He'll talk about the hot-head coaching candidates and what it's like covering t......

 2020-12-03 17:23 

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Son shares heartbreaking account of mother's suffering, last words as she battled COVID-19...

Still reeling from the death of his 72-year-old mother, Patrick Brent sat down at his computer to document in graphic detail the last conversation he had with her as she battled COVID-19....

 2020-12-03 17:23 

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Thanksgiving holiday weekend crashes claim 10 lives...

Vehicle crashes during the 2020 Thanksgiving holiday weekend claimed 10 lives, including those of a teenager and a 6-year-old boy, according to Virginia State Police....

 2020-12-03 17:23 

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Former football coach Lou Holtz receives Presidential Medal of Freedom...

President Donald Trump will award former football coach Lou Holtz with the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday....

 2020-12-03 17:22 

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Walmart announces 4th round of cash bonuses for employees...

Walmart announced on Thursday more than $700 million in additional cash bonuses to be paid to its employees based in the U.S....

 2020-12-03 17:21 

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Mexico considers waiving fees for naturalized US citizens visiting homelands...

EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) Mexicans living abroad sent nearly $3.6 billion to family members in Mexico in October through electronic transfers, money orders and even envelopes stuffed with ca......

 2020-12-03 17:21 

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Second stimulus checks: McConnell says 'compromise is within reach'...

It's another sign of urgency for additional COVID aid and economic stimulus as the economy struggles to recover from being slammed by the novel coronavirus....

 2020-12-03 17:19 

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'Christmas Star' to light up December sky for first time in 800 years...

On Dec. 21, humans can witness something not seen in nearly 800 years....

 2020-12-03 17:18 

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Tiger nearly tears off volunteer's arm at Big Cat Rescue in Tampa, Carole Baskin says...

One person was bitten by an animal during an incident at Tampa's Big Cat Rescue Thursday morning, Hillsborough fire officials say....

 2020-12-03 17:16 

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PHOTOS: Chinese moon probe begins return to Earth with lunar samples...

A Chinese lunar probe lifted off from the moon Thursday night with a cargo of lunar samples on the first stage of its return to Earth, state media reported....

 2020-12-03 17:14 

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Supreme Court hears case concerning convictions under 'racist and discriminatory' jury laws...

A Louisiana inmate serving life without parole is asking the nation's highest court to give him the right to a new trial after a non-unanimous jury convicted him....

 2020-12-03 16:59 

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Coronavirus Update: 34 new deaths, highest testing positivity rate in 6 months...

Virginia is quickly approaching 250,000 total coronavirus cases even with cases trending downwards this week. According to the Virginia Department of Health, there were 2,023 new cases reported in ......

 2020-12-03 16:59 

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What steps is Richmond taking to prepare for COVID-19 vaccinations?...

The City of Richmond plans to use what they have learned from community testing sites to guide them when the COVID-19 vaccine is available....

 2020-12-03 15:58 

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Newsfeed Now: US COVID-19 cases top 14M; Justin Timberlake helps family in need...

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 ......

 2020-12-03 15:44 

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Man charged with kidnapping, carjacking with intent to kill in Henrico County...

A Maryland man has been charged with the kidnapping and carjacking of a woman in Henrico County in September 2019....

 2020-12-03 15:17 

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Shots fired during 'knock and announce' warrant in Henrico, police say...

Henrico Police Department said officers were shot at while executing a knock and announce search warrant this morning....

 2020-12-03 14:33 

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Oreo releases new Lady Gaga-themed cookies...

If you are one on Lady Gaga's "Little Monsters" you'll love the new bright colored Oreos dropping soon....

 2020-12-03 14:33 

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What did you listen to most this year? Spotify and Apple Music providing personalized 2020 review...

As 2020 draws to an end, Spotify and Apple Music are allowing their users to look back on their 2020 musical habits in a new way....

 2020-12-03 14:08 

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Stimulus checks? Here's a breakdown of what's in the $908 billion bipartisan economic plan...

Where the money is going in the bipartisan COVID-19 economic relief plan introduced in Congress....

 2020-12-03 14:07 

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Obama, Bush, Clinton volunteer to receive coronavirus vaccine on camera...

Former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, and Bill Clinton have all volunteered to get their COVID-19 vaccines on camera in an effort to boost public confidence in the vaccine's safety,......

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