Remains found wrapped in plastic believed to be missing 5-year-old boy; Parents charged

Authorities say the couple reported Andrew “AJ” Freund missing on Thursday and told officers they had last seen him at bedtime the previous night.
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  Skydiver reunited with prosthetic leg that flew off at 10,000 feet

The skydiver promised deputies he would use a tether during his next jump to make sure the prosthetic doesn’t fall off again.

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  ‘Chalking’ tires ruled unconstitutional by federal court

22 Hog Island sheep lambs born at Mount Vernon

Richmond City Council moves to hire its own attorney after budget battle heats up with mayor’s administration

It’s that time of year: Snakes are active again

  Amputee dedicates life to ‘move over law’ and curbing distracted driving

Brad Hughes had to be resuscitated three times. Now, he works double time to make sure the unthinkable doesn’t happen to someone else.
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US measles cases hit highest mark in 25 years

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 695 cases had been reported in 22 states this year as of Wednesday afternoon.

Bow Wow Meow Luau to raise money for RACC

Unlicensed contractor ordered to pay $20K in restitution

  Wallet thief wanted in Henrico

VCU police searching for person who wrote ‘guns’ message near bookstore

Police: Missing 71-year-old Richmond woman suffers from multiple health issues

  Police ID man shot to death near playground in Hopewell

  Richmond students protest principal’s resignation

  Richmond police searching for street assault, robbery suspect

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Facebook anticipates an FTC privacy fine of up to $5 billion

The company set aside $3 billion in its quarterly earnings report Wednesday as a contingency against the possible penalty but noted that the "matter remains unresolved."

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  Local gymnasts set for Junior Olympic Nationals

  Hopeful Dortch awaits NFL Draft

Not long after he could walk, Greg Dortch’s NFL dream grew legs as well. Now the Highland Springs product finds himself just days away from discovering if that dream will become a reality through the NFL Draft.

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1 of 2 teens charged with robbing, killing New Kent man found not guilty of murder

  Fort Lee officer dies while helping stranded motorist

Police ID 60-year-old man found shot to death inside home

  Richmond teacher Rodney Robinson named 2019 National Teacher of the Year

Downed tree, wires close White Oak Road in Henrico

A road closure is in effect on White Oak Road until noon today.
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  E. coli outbreak spreads to 10 states

The biggest outbreaks are in Kentucky, Tennessee and Georgia, but there are also reported cases in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Ohio and Virginia.

  News to know for April 24: Richmond City councilman resigns; Chesterfield school assault; Sri Lanka death toll rises

New pickleball facility opening in Chesterfield

  'Help us to survive’: Tow truck drivers speak out on importance of moving over

  Agelasto announces resignation due to residency lawsuits