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  • Police Change Direction of UVA Student Search After Tips Pour In

    Police Change Direction of UVA Student Search After Tips Pour In

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:34 PM EDT2014-09-16 19:34:05 GMT
    8News Reporter Parker Slaybaugh confirms that the Federal Bureau of Investigations is now involved in finding missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.More >>
    8News Reporter Parker Slaybaugh confirms that the Federal Bureau of Investigations is now involved in finding missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.More >>
  • Graham Family Issues Statement As Search for Daughter Continues

    Graham Family Issues Statement As Search for Daughter Continues

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 4:14 PM EDT2014-09-16 20:14:32 GMT
    The family of missing second-year University of Virginia student Hannah Graham issued a statement Tuesday afternoon as the search for the missing student continues. Below is the full-text of the family's statement."Since learning of Hannah's disappearance, we have been heartbroken and at the same time heartened by the outpouring of support and help we have received. We remain hopeful that Hannah will be found soon. We urge anyone with any information, however insignificant it may seem, to cal...More >>
    The family of missing second-year University of Virginia student Hannah Graham issued a statement Tuesday afternoon as the search for the missing student continues. Below is the full-text of the family's statement."Since learning of Hannah's disappearance, we have been heartbroken and at the same time heartened by the outpouring of support and help we have received. We remain hopeful that Hannah will be found soon. We urge anyone with any information, however insignificant it may seem, to cal...More >>
  • Charlottesville Police Search for Missing UVA Student

    Charlottesville Police Search for Missing UVA Student

    Monday, September 15 2014 7:53 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:53:05 GMT
    The Charlottesville Police Department is searching for a missing University of Virginia student, Hannah Elizabeth Graham, 18.
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    The Charlottesville Police Department is searching for a missing University of Virginia student, Hannah Elizabeth Graham, 18.

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    Second Arrest Made In Petersburg Shooting

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    A second arrest has been made in a shooting at a Petersburg hotel that left one man dead less than a week ago.Petersburg Police said that they have arrested 19-year-old Daquaine Hinton, charged with murder (first-degree murder as a principle in the second degree) for his role in the shooting death of Laquain Robertson at the Knights Inn at the intersection of South Crater Road and East Wythe Street.Police have already arrested 21-year-old Melvin Ellis for his role in the shooting. Ellis has b... More>>

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    Man Accused of Killing Marty Cobb Has Trial Date Set

    The the teenager accused of killing Martin “Marty” Cobb, the 8-year-old boy who was killed while reportedly trying to protect is older sister from being assaulted, will be back in court on trial November 17 through 18. The the teenager accused of killing Martin “Marty” Cobb, the 8-year-old boy who was killed while reportedly trying to protect is older sister from being assaulted, will be back in court on trial November 17 through 18.
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    The man charged in connection with the death of a Richmond child and the sexual assault of another has had his trial date set.According to court documents, 16-year-old Mairese Washington will have a jury trial in Richmond court on November 17 through 18.Washington was charged with one count of second-degree murder, malicious wounding, and strangulation for his part in the May 1 death of 8-year-old Cobb and the sexual assault of Cobb's 12-year-old sister.The suspect was back in court earlier t... More>>

    Hopewell Reports Water Safe At Water Treatment Facility

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    The water is safe to drink in Hopewell following an incident with chemicals at a water treatment center in the city.According to city officials, there was an incident at the facility where some chemicals came into contact with each other, these chemicals were not suppose to interact with each other.Officials stressed that nothing was ever released into the water and that the water is perfectly safe to drink.Copyright 2014 by Young Broadcasting of Richmond More>>

    Grand Jury to Weigh Case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart

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    CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. (AP) - A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York.Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said Tuesday that after reviewing evidence collected by sheriff's investigators, he has decided to present it to a grand jury. Tantillo could have determined there was not enough evidence to support charges and dropped the case.Stewart's car struck and killed Kevin ... More>>

    Herring Brings Lawsuit Against Banks for Defrauding Va. Taxpayers

    Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring | AP Photo Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring | AP Photo
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    Herring says the lawsuit is necessary because banks committed fraud against Virginia taxpayers during the height of the real estate bubble.
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    Which Area Schools Make the Grade? Dept. of Education Releases Accreditation Numbers Video included

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    Richmond and Chesterfield will announce which schools in its districts are fully accredited today. This comes after Henrico County schools announced that more than 40% of the county's schools will likely be denied full accreditation this year. School accreditation is based on standards of learning or SOL scores.Statewide, those scores have dropped dramatically over the past couple of years, as the department of education increased the difficulty of the exams.Director of Communications for Hen... More>>

    Police ID Victims Killed in Hull St. Double Shooting Video included

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    Two adults are dead this morning after a double shooting in the south side of the city overnight. More>>

    Ceremony Marks Year Anniversary of Navy Yard Shooting Video included

    The FBI released this photo of Aaron Alexis while on the grounds of the Navy Yard one year ago. The FBI released this photo of Aaron Alexis while on the grounds of the Navy Yard one year ago.
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    Tuesday marks one year since Aaron Alexis went on a shooting rampage inside the Washington Navy Yard, killing 12 people before being shot dead by police. Maryland congressman Steny Hoyer is scheduled to speak at today's event to honor the victims, survivors and their families, including three of Hoyer's constituents who were killed. Alexis, a former U.S. Navy reservist, was a 34-year-old information technology employee with a defense contractor, used a valid pass to get into the highly secure... More>>

    US Troops Could Fight ISIS in Iraq, General Tells Senate

    Members of the U.S. Army 173rd Airborne Brigade prepare weapons and equipment following the opening ceremony of the "Rapid Trident" NATO military exercises, Sept. 15, 2014, in this file photo. (PHOTO: ABC News) Members of the U.S. Army 173rd Airborne Brigade prepare weapons and equipment following the opening ceremony of the "Rapid Trident" NATO military exercises, Sept. 15, 2014, in this file photo. (PHOTO: ABC News)
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    The nation's top military officer opened the door slightly today to the possibility of American troops accompanying Iraqi forces on the battlefield against ISIS if needed. More>>

    During Man's 30 Hours Adrift, a Porpoise Gave Him Purpose

    Joey Trevino is recovering after spending 30 hours adrift in the Gulf of Mexico. (PHOTO: ABC News) Joey Trevino is recovering after spending 30 hours adrift in the Gulf of Mexico. (PHOTO: ABC News)
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    Joey Trevino, 37, was on a fishing trip with his uncle and two friends when their 25-foot boat sank in the rocky waters off the Gulf of Mexico Saturday. More>>

    Petersburg Fire Marshal In Court Tuesday

    Petersburg Deputy Fire Marshal Jeffrey Fleming is pictured in this 8News file photo from 2011. He is currently facing DWI charges.  Petersburg Deputy Fire Marshal Jeffrey Fleming is pictured in this 8News file photo from 2011. He is currently facing DWI charges.
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    A Petersburg Deputy fire marshal facing charges is due in court Tuesday.
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    State Teams Up With Richmond, Gives Grant to Local Grocery Store

    The Governor and Richmond Mayor speak at a press conference announced a new state grant for a local grocery store. The Governor and Richmond Mayor speak at a press conference announced a new state grant for a local grocery store.
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    Governor Terry McAuliffe and Richmond Mayor Dwight Jones announced a state grant Tuesday to go to a Scott's Addition grocery store.
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    US To Send 3,000 to Unveil Expanded Ebola Response Video included

    Health workers in protective gear leave after carrying the body of a woman that they suspect died from the Ebola virus, in an area known as Clara Town in Monrovia, Liberia, Sept. 10, 2014. | AP Photo Health workers in protective gear leave after carrying the body of a woman that they suspect died from the Ebola virus, in an area known as Clara Town in Monrovia, Liberia, Sept. 10, 2014. | AP Photo
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    President Obama plans to unveil today an expanded the U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the worst outbreak of the disease in history.Obama, who has called the outbreak a national security priority, will outline new steps to address the crisis during a visit to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta.According to senior administration officials, the ramped up military effort centers on command and control, logistics, training and engineering support.With the... More>>

    3 Foreign Troops Killed in Suicide Attack in Afghanistan

    NATO and Afghan security forces inspect the site of a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sept. 16, 2014. | AP Photo NATO and Afghan security forces inspect the site of a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sept. 16, 2014. | AP Photo
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    Three foreign troops were killed in a suicide attack near the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan on Tuesday, authorities said, with the Taliban claiming responsibility for the attack. More>>

    Detectives Search for East End Robbery Suspect

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    Richmond Police detectives are trying to find a person of interest in connection with two crimes that involved a man brandishing a firearm. More>>

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    • Bride Mourns Deceased Fiance With Touching Wedding Pics

      Bride Mourns Deceased Fiance With Touching Wedding Pics

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:27 AM EDT2014-09-16 13:27:00 GMT
      Janine suffered a devastating loss when her fiance passed away two months before her wedding day. To deal with her grief, Janine decided to do a memorial photo shoot with her in her wedding gown.More >>
      Janine suffered a devastating loss when her fiance passed away two months before her wedding day. To deal with her grief, Janine decided to do a memorial photo shoot with her in her wedding gown.More >>
    • Charlottesville Police Search for Missing UVA Student

      Charlottesville Police Search for Missing UVA Student

      Monday, September 15 2014 7:53 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:53:05 GMT
      The Charlottesville Police Department is searching for a missing University of Virginia student, Hannah Elizabeth Graham, 18.
      More >>
      The Charlottesville Police Department is searching for a missing University of Virginia student, Hannah Elizabeth Graham, 18.

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    • Police Change Direction of UVA Student Search After Tips Pour In

      Police Change Direction of UVA Student Search After Tips Pour In

      Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:34 PM EDT2014-09-16 19:34:05 GMT
      8News Reporter Parker Slaybaugh confirms that the Federal Bureau of Investigations is now involved in finding missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.More >>
      8News Reporter Parker Slaybaugh confirms that the Federal Bureau of Investigations is now involved in finding missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.More >>
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