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Norfolk’s City Leaders Grapple With Stubborn Crime Wave

Norfolk city leaders are struggling to come up with solutions to a recent gun violence that's impacted the city, especially downtown. The debate comes after...
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Facial Recognition Technology Bill Has Some Virginians Worried

Gov. Glenn Youngkin recently discussed with stakeholders a controversial bill that would allow local law enforcement to use facial recognition technology to fight crime...

Youngkin to give Virginia Tech commencement speech

Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin has been announced to deliver the graduation commencement address this spring for Virginia Tech’s Class of 2022, on May 13...

Arlington police groups advocate for higher pay ahead of budget talks

Following President Biden's announcement of a $5.8 trillion budget, two labor groups that support police officers in Arlington, Virginia, are pushing their own county's...

Richmond man Rushed to Hospital after being Bitten by Pet Viper

The Virginia State police rushed anti-venom to VCU Health to use on a man who was bitten by his own pet, an African pit...

Protesters gather outside of Orange County Courthouse

A crowd gathered outside the courthouse in Orange County, Virginia, demanding the removal of Judge David Franzén after he shared plans to ask the...

Youngkin signs Carolina Squat ban

Legislation sponsored by Sen. Mark Peake, R-Lynchburg, had been rushed through the legislature after a Virginia man was killed in a crash in Mecklenburg...

Virginia Employment Commission backlog eliminated, Younkgin administration says

After 3 months in office, Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s administration says that it has wiped out a backlog of nearly 250,000 jobless claims it inherited...
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Virginia Students Scores Still Low Despite Returning to In Person Classes

While 2020 and 2021 saw a dramatic shift in the way education was taught, with most schools resorting to remote or hybrid learning in...

Virginia braces against avian flu after virus detected in Fauquier flock

Bird flu cases appear to be making a comeback in 2022, and Virginia farmers are worried about what it could mean for the industry. Virginia...
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