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.

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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Va senator who defended Capitol rioters faces censure effort

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

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

The city of Richmond is giving out 100 more PPE supply kits to small businesses in addition to the 500 that were distributed in the past two weeks
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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.

Police: 2 arrested after robbing victim of weapon

Online sports betting begins in Virginia

  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

  Memorial service, rally held for 18-year old shot by police

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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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NBC to shut down NBC Sports Network at end of 2021

Atlantic 10 will relocate men’s basketball tournament to campus site

The 2021 Atlantic 10 Tournament will be relocated to an on-campus location, the conference announced on Thursday. The event was set to be held at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, but is being moved because of the ongoing pandemic environment, according to the league’s release.

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Virginia group will recommend new name for Camp Pendleton

3 Goochland schools delays dismissal due to protests in vicinity

Virginia unlikely to see major changes in redistricting

Man killed, teen injured in Richmond shooting

Virginia lawmakers vote to remove statue of segregationist

The decision to advance the bill comes amid a years-long effort in history-rich Virginia to rethink who is honored in the state’s public spaces.

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Human remains found in Pocahontas State Park

Virginia lawmakers vote to remove statue of segregationist

Family sues 2 Virginia officers, alleges excessive force