Larry King, broadcasting giant for half-century, dies at 87

Ora Media, a company in which King was a cofounder, reported his death on his Twitter page Saturday morning.
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  Hank Aaron, baseball’s one-time home run king, dies at 86

“Hammerin’ Hank” set a wide array of career hitting records during a 23-year career spent mostly with the Milwaukee and Atlanta Braves, including RBIs, extra-base hits and total bases.

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  Virginia officers at Capitol riot suspended without pay

Missing 29-year-old Gloucester woman found dead

  ’Irresponsible and selfish’: UofR reports 54 COVID-19 cases, expresses frustration over parties near campus

  Virginia ticket wins $2 million in Mega Millions drawing

Over 393,000 Virginians receive COVID-19 vaccine | More than 50K fully vaccinated

So far, more than 393,000 Virginia residents have received the COVID-19 vaccine, according to data from the Virginia Department of Health.
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1 winner of Mega Millions $1B prize; 3rd largest ever in US

One winning ticket has been sold in the $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot.

Water main break causes Henrico road closure

  Where are the vaccines? State vaccine coordinator says to expect delays

Northam says limited supply will continue to challenge vaccinations in Virginia

Over 4,900 new COVID-19 cases reported in 24 hours | 77 additional deaths in Va.

  New Hope Pantry in need of refrigerator truck to help serve hundreds

Virginia woman leaves Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital after nearly 3 months battling COVID-19

Va senator who defended Capitol rioters faces censure effort

Man killed after running off road, striking parked tractor-trailer

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  Schumer: Trump impeachment trial to begin week of Feb. 8

The House impeached Trump on a single charge of incitement of insurrection for the deadly attack on the Capitol that unfolded on Jan. 6.

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VCU bounces back, stomps Dayton

Richmond grad Nichols promoted to GM of Wizards’ G-League team

Amber Nichols was promoted to general manager of the Capital City Go-Go on Friday, the G-League team of the Washington Wizards. She becomes just the second female to ascend to a G-League GM position.

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More than 1,400 vaccinations administered at Virginia high school on Friday

  Virginia waiting on federal plan for COVID-19 vaccine support

Richmond to give out 100 more PPE kits to small businesses

Police: 2 arrested after robbing victim of weapon

Online sports betting begins in Virginia

FanDuel Sportsbook app has announced its launch in Virginia. Through a partnership with the Washington Football Team, this is the first form of legal sports betting in the commonwealth.

  Gun rental background check bill introduced after back-to-back suicides at Hanover shooting range

Police search for suspects who stole trailer with tools inside

UVA clinicians using artificial intelligence to track risk of ICU patients

Driver charged after tractor-trailer overturns in Hanover

Commonwealth’s attorney determines officer-involved shooting justified