3 Things to Know for Nov. 8: California shooting, voting trouble, Richmond mural tour

VUU awarding scholarships to RPS

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The morning brought some tragic news with a shooting in California.

California shooting

A sergeant with the sheriff’s department is among the dead in the shooting. The gunman also died on the scene.

A group carries and runs with a person amid the chaos of a mass shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, CA.
A group carries and runs with a person amid the chaos of a mass shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, CA. (Source: RMG News/CNN)

Poll problems

Several complaints have surfaced about problems with ballots and voting throughout the Richmond area. Ballot shortages, scanner issues, pre-filled ballots were all issues voters faced. One election official blamed a problem in his county on the humidity.

Voters voice concerns after troubles at polling precincts

Mural tour

Richmond is quite a colorful city with many murals dotting the city. A former VCU student has organized a tour of the city’s artwork in Jackson Ward with ambitions to expand into other neighborhoods.

Former VCU student starts mural tour business in Jackson Ward

What else is happening?

Here are some other stories that may be of interest:

White House revokes Acosta’s credential

GRTC letting veterans ride free

Weather

Cloudy and cool for your Thursday.

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Cloudy and cool for your Thursday

What day is it?

Thursday, Nov. 8 – National STEM/STEAM Day

What’s Trending

Alligator named “Catfish” found living in man’s hot tub.

Alligator named 'Catfish' found living in hot tub

Adoptable Animal

He’s purr-fect!

Meet Moustachio! This adorable boy loves to snuggle and to perch on your shoulders. He’s a little purr machine who even purrs in his sleep!

Posted by Hanover Humane Society on Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Copyright 2018 WWBT. All rights reserved.