First Nor’easter of the year on its way in a few days

After a WARM early October, the pattern has flipped in a hurry and now both major computer models are picking up on a potential cold season Nor’easter for the upcoming weekend.

 Is tonight the night? $1.6 billion jackpot still up for grabs

Study finds there’s only one state in the U.S. where it’s harder to vote than in Virginia

Chesterfield tax letters expose Social Security numbers

Patient First offering free X-ray of Halloween candy

 Find where flu vaccines are being offered

Study finds there’s only one state in the U.S. where it’s harder to vote than in Virginia

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Teal Pumpkin Project indicates allergen-free trick-or-treating
Residents and families can use the Teal Pumpkin Project to find out where safe locations for allergen-free treats are being handed out.
Former Hanover teacher pleads guilty to “Celebgate” hacking
A former Lee-Davis High School teacher pleaded guilty Monday to unauthorized access to a protected computer and aggravated identity theft.
Family: Missing man’s body found in James River
Police say the body, which has not yet been identified, was found around noon Monday.

  Warning signs you’re on a phony website

Credit bureau Experian says online shopping fraud is booming, with a more than 30 percent jump from 2016 to 2017.

  Police: Man arrested in Petersburg arson not connected to other fires

The Petersburg Police Department says a 69-year-old man was arrested Thursday after police say he started a fire in the Petersburg Police station on E. Tabb Street.
  Homicide investigation underway in Richmond after daytime shooting
Salvation Army Christmas Assistance registration ends Oct. 26
Police: Victim forced into vehicle, hit in head during armed robbery

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Weary migrants still far from reaching US border

The caravan, estimated to include more than 7,000 people, had advanced about 45 miles since crossing the border from Guatemala, and still faced more than 1,000 miles, and likely much further, to the end of the journey.

  Body cam blast prompts NYPD recall of nearly 3,000 devices

A photo shows a police body camera that exploded inside the 121 Precinct station house on Staten Island as a patrol officer prepared to head out for the midnight shift.

SPORTS

  Sportable Spooktacular set for this weekend

College Football Scores

No. 2 Ohio State stumbles at Purdue, gets blown out 49-20

Dodgers beat Brewers in Game 7, face Red Sox in World Series

Yasiel Puig hit a three-run homer, Chris Taylor made a key catch and the Los Angeles Dodgers reached the World Series for the second straight year, beating the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 in Game 7 of the NL Championship Series