Chesterfield man arrested after barricading himself in home

Joshua Neil Cornett, 32, of Chesterfield, was found hiding in the home just after 2 p.m. June 18 and was taken into custody without incident.

Police: Mom intentionally drives into Michigan river; 3 dead

The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety said two upset girls told officers late Monday that a family member had driven a car into the Kalamazoo River. Chief Karianne Thomas says the girls had been in the car, but were let out before it was driven into the water.
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  Teen credits Bible, phone tracking app with saving her life after car crash into N.C. ravine

The 17-year-old’s car hydroplaned and flipped into a ravine, but her family was able to find her using a smartphone tracking app.

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More families demand information on Virginia Beach shooting

Arthur Ashe Boulevard ‘finally’ coming to fruition after years of talk

  First Alert Weather Days Tuesday and Thursday: Severe storms possible

Central Va. woman hospitalized in Dominican Republic on honeymoon

Circles RVA volunteer recognized for her tireless work

On the Bales' last day at Circles RVA, the family planned a big dinner for everyone to say thank you.
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  Krispy Kreme debuts new doughnut for 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 moon landing

The chain is giving one of the new doughnuts free to each customer on Saturday at its stores across the country.

Road closures announced for Arthur Ashe Boulevard dedication

Youth offenders help clean up Chimborazo Park

  Victim in North Avenue homicide identified

Republicans renew call for hearing on Fairfax allegations

Woman injured after being struck by car in parking lot

Arthur Ashe Boulevard dedication launches exhibit marking 400 years since arrival of slaves

Report: Major hurricane could cost Virginia $40 billion

  'So awesome’: Paralyzed Va. teen walks across stage at high school graduation

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Giant spider snacks on possum

Justine Latton and her husband were on a romantic getaway at Mount Field National Park in the southern state of Tasmania, when what they saw next kind of ruined the mood, 7News reported.

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Virginia Tech player’s lawyer gets drug conviction cleared

Raptors capture first NBA title, beat Warriors in Game 6

The Raptors defeated the Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. The Raptors won the series 4-2, denying the Warriors what would have been a third straight championship.

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  News to know for June 18: Deadly shooting; funeral for Henrico soldier; severe weather

Independent candidate to challenge Joe Morrissey

  Soldier from Henrico drowns in swimming accident in Hawaii

Grant money to add more school resource officers in Virginia

  Neighbors push for changes to road where 4-year-old was hit; driver charged

Neighbors on North Beech Avenue in Highland Springs are looking for a change after a young boy riding his bicycle was hit by a man fleeing police on a motorcycle.
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  Baby bitten by 5-foot-long snake while playing in Mass. kitchen

The snake mostly likely entered the home through the garage then worked its way to the kitchen through the piping, according to animal control.

  Thieves take teen’s car from Henrico driveway, may have been caught on camera

Police: 2 killed after 2 vehicles collide

Virginia Tech researchers discover cellular component of Lyme arthritis that could lead to treatment

  Charles City County opens first public library

FIRST ALERT WEATHER BLOG

  First Alert Weather Days Tuesday and Thursday: Severe storms possible

  First Alert Weather Day: Afternoon, evening downpours possible

  Storm threat ends for Wednesday evening