‘Adam had a huge, huge heart’: Family believes hazing led to VCU student’s death

The Richmond Police Department and VCU Police are investigating the death of a VCU student at an off-campus residence on Saturday.

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Elderly couple who found love during COVID-19 get vaccinated before wedding

In the midst of a tough winter, the love between two 94-year-olds in New York blossomed, and they recently became engaged.

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One lane still closed on Route 460 in Virginia following mudslide

Virginia restaurants grapple with plastic foam container ban

Police say mock home invasion in Virginia was hazing incident

Police investigating shooting that left man dead in Richmond

Lawmakers pass COVID-19 workers’ compensation bills

The Virginia General Assembly passed multiple bills allowing health care workers and first responders to receive workers’ compensation benefits if they are disabled or die due to COVID-19.
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New York City-sized iceberg breaks off Antarctica

A huge iceberg that's bigger than New York City broke off near a UK base in Antarctica.

Richmond police looking for information on deadly weekend shooting

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Organization seeks community partners for 2021 diaper drive

Community comes together to honor Stanley police officer killed in the line of duty

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More than 1.9 million COVID-19 vaccine doses administered | Over 686k fully vaccinated

Macy’s fights community hunger with local Richmond organizations

Kings Dominion hiring over 2,100 people for 2021 season

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  Democratic voting bill would make biggest changes in decades

Democrats say national rules are needed to make voting more uniform, accessible and fair. The bill would mandate early voting, same-day registration and other long-sought changes.

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Byron gives NASCAR another surprise winner at Homestead

  12-year old Chesterfield girl conquers heart condition to get back in the air

Silk aerobic artist Hailey Hyatt was grounded for a bit, as she dealt with a heart condition called Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome. After a procedure to correct it, she's back in the air.

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  Va. expected to receive 69k doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

Following the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s emergency use authorization for Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine, the Virginia Department of Health announced the commonwealth will receive 69,000 doses of the vaccine next week.

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Northam introduces first-ever statewide plan for advancing diversity, inclusion

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