ICE releases US citizen, 18, wrongfully detained near border

A U.S.-born 18-year-old was released from immigration custody Tuesday after wrongfully being detained for more than three weeks.
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GRAPHIC: Heroic neighbor saves 6-year-old boy from pit bull attack in Texas

The 19-year-old ran directly at the dog, getting its attention, so the 6-year-old could escape inside, as seen in surveillance video.


  Man sentenced to 28 years for brutally beating, killing elderly man

New state forensic science lab to be built in Mechanicsville

Richmond Fire Department’s arson K9 dies

Woman charged with embezzling $55K from homeowners association

Double shooting suspect in Richmond County arrested

Tyron Holmes is wanted on charges of aggravated malicious wounding, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, shooting from a vehicle and shooting at an occupied vehicle.
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Watch: Billy Joel invites blind, 14-year-old pianist to join him on Madison Square Garden stage

Ahead of his July 11 concert at The Garden, the pop star invited Logan on stage to play his piano.

2 homes, vehicle shot in Richmond

  7 injured in 3 crashes involving 7 vehicles on I-64

  Richmond police looking for robbery suspect

Northern Virginia districts see jump in intestinal illnesses

Man wanted after stealing tools, selling them

Virginia Health Department data show heat illnesses doubled

Police: Man charged after filming women without their knowledge

  News to Know for July 23: Much cooler; women help family escape fire; Amber Alert in W.Va.

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  Senate approves bill to extend 9/11 victims fund

The 97-2 vote sends the bill to President Donald Trump, who is expected to sign it.


License plate commemorates UVA national championship

The Department of Motor Vehicles is offering the license plate for a $25 annual fee in addition to regular vehicle registration.


Virginia school’s transgender bathroom ban is back in court

  Neighbors help save family in Chesterfield house fire

  Input wanted from residents on Arthur Ashe Boulevard redevelopment

Amber Alert issued for West Virginia girl in ’extreme danger’

  ‘Leave it’ sign leads some to leave Virginia church service

The sign outside of a church in Virginia reads "America: Love it or leave it," and several congregants decided to leave it
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  Neighbors form human chain to protect migrant from ICE raid in Tenn.

The father reportedly entered the country illegally, so the ICE agents were tasked with bringing him into custody. When neighbors heard what was going on, they came to assist.

  2 men riding dirt bikes charged with attempted murder of police officers

Police make arrest in shooting death of 21-year-old man

  Richmond artist creates coloring book aimed at stopping violence

Ex-Virginia governor says he’s contesting harassment probe