Chesterfield police search for child luring suspect

Police say at least two parents reported attempted lurings in the same neighborhood.

  Police: Aurora attacker used gun he shouldn’t have owned

The man who opened fire and killed five co-workers including the plant manager, human resources manager and an intern working his first day at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse, took a gun he wasn't supposed to have to a job he was about to lose.
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  NFL, Colin Kaepernick settle collusion lawsuit

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid have settled their grievances of collusion against the NFL, said a league representative Friday to the Associated Press.


First Alert: Potential for snow Saturday, heavy rain next week

Police investigating child sex abuse claim at Henrico day care

ICE cooperation bills progress through Virginia legislature

Fight, social media threat lead to more officers at Manchester High School

  Man found dead in Chesterfield home

Upon arrival, officers found 53-year-old Dwayne U. Swann deceased, suffering from a gunshot wound.
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Judge halts Air Force’s efforts to discharge airmen with HIV

Service members in the Air Force claim they're being discharged solely because of their HIV status and despite the recommendations of their doctors and commanding officers, who say they are fit to serve.

Alleged MS-13 gang member sentenced for murder of VA teen

Woman accused of hiding mother’s body in VA home since December

Virginia lawmakers send coal ash bill to governor

Sheriff’s office: Sign with ‘N’ word near highway is not a hate crime

Virginia lawmakers introduce bill to rename bridge after fallen Trooper Dowell

80 new troopers join Virginia State Police

Historic Chesterfield cottage moved to a new home

Bikers and drivers: Don’t forget the three-foot rule

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  Legal fights launched over Trump’s national emergency declaration

Several legal challenges to President Trump's declaration of a national emergency in order to direct funds toward the building of a border wall have began or been promised.


  NFL, Colin Kaepernick settle collusion lawsuit

Maryland governor exits talks for new Redskins stadium

The Redskins can't leave FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland, until September 2027.


  Crime ring caught selling fake cars on eBay, Craigslist

Motorcyclist killed in two vehicle crash in Dinwiddie

Northam signs tax bill, tax return processing to begin

Petersburg school locked down after nearby shooting, concerns of possible intruder

Second Fairfax accuser is intensely private single mother

A review of court records by The Associated Press also suggests Meredith Watson had a sometimes-turbulent personal life that includes financial disputes and accusations of stalking from an ex-boyfriend.
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Drug company exec wore fentanyl spray costume in rap video to motivate opioid sales team

Former Insys Therapeutics Inc. executives are charged with scheming to pay doctors bribes and kickbacks in exchange for prescriptions of opioids.

  News to know for Feb. 15: Dog set on fire dies; Trump to sign shutdown deal; Richmond shooting death

Richmond shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 wounded

Man arrives at hospital with life-threatening gunshot wound

Tougher flu strain spreading in Central Virginia; schools urge parents to check children


  First Alert: Louisa schools delayed; ice possible north, west of Richmond

  Big time warm-up arrives for this week

  Closings and delays

  First Alert Weather Days: Bitter cold for Thursday and Friday