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  • 10-Hour 'Pay It Forward' Line at Starbucks Ends With Customer No. 458

    10-Hour 'Pay It Forward' Line at Starbucks Ends With Customer No. 458

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-08-22 10:54:14 GMT
    A 10-hour stream of kindness ended abruptly at a Florida Starbucks Wednesday evening when customer No. 458 broke ranks and declined to "pay it forward" for the next drive-thru patron.More >>
    A 10-hour stream of kindness ended abruptly at a Florida Starbucks Wednesday evening when customer No. 458 broke ranks and declined to "pay it forward" for the next drive-thru patron.More >>
  • 18-Year-Old Shot Near VSU Campus Entrance

    18-Year-Old Shot Near VSU Campus Entrance

    Friday, August 22 2014 1:16 PM EDT2014-08-22 17:16:44 GMT
    Police are investigating an incident near the campus of Virginia State University.More >>
    Police are investigating an incident near the campus of Virginia State University.More >>
  • Accused Killer of U of R Student Arrested for 3 Other Murders

    Accused Killer of U of R Student Arrested for 3 Other Murders

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:20 AM EDT2014-08-22 10:20:36 GMT
    Ali Muhammad BrownAli Muhammad Brown
    Prosecutors in Washington state say the man who allegedly shot and killed a University of Richmond student in New Jersey also murdered three other men and that the killings are part of a "bloody crusade" to punish the U.S. government for its foreign policies.More >>
    Prosecutors in Washington state say the man who allegedly shot and killed a University of Richmond student in New Jersey also murdered three other men and that the killings are part of a "bloody crusade" to punish the U.S. government for its foreign policies.More >>
  • State Dept. Throws Cold Water on Ice Bucket Challenge

    State Dept. Throws Cold Water on Ice Bucket Challenge

    Thursday, August 21 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-08-22 01:06:28 GMT
    (ABC News) - Government officials may soon find themselves in hot water if they continue to insist on dumping buckets of ice on their heads.Participation in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has swept the country in recent weeks–and has even reached the halls of Congress.From Sen. Ted Cruz's theatrical ice bucket dumping to Sen. Lisa Murkowski's plunge into the frigid Alaskan waters, politicians across the United States are seizing the opportunity to get drenched for charity.Even Vice President Bi...More >>
    (ABC News) - Government officials may soon find themselves in hot water if they continue to insist on dumping buckets of ice on their heads.Participation in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has swept the country in recent weeks–and has even reached the halls of Congress.From Sen. Ted Cruz's theatrical ice bucket dumping to Sen. Lisa Murkowski's plunge into the frigid Alaskan waters, politicians across the United States are seizing the opportunity to get drenched for charity.Even Vice President Bi...More >>
  • Former Gov Back on Stand This Morning After Emotional Testimony Yesterday

    Former Gov Back on Stand This Morning After Emotional Testimony Yesterday

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:46 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:46:58 GMT
    The governor spent hours talking about his marriage, saying as his political career advanced, his marriage deteriorated and by the time he was governor, the two eventually were barely talking.More >>
    The governor spent hours talking about his marriage, saying as his political career advanced, his marriage deteriorated and by the time he was governor, the two eventually were barely talking.More >>
  • Kidney Swap Saves Local Man's Life

    Kidney Swap Saves Local Man's Life

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:41:17 GMT
    The National Kidney Registry helped to facilitate the Sheltons' kidney swap with other donors. (Courtesy: Tamika Shelton)The National Kidney Registry helped to facilitate the Sheltons' kidney swap with other donors. (Courtesy: Tamika Shelton)
    How far would you go to give your loved one a better life? Tamika Shelton's six-month journey spanned the country and finally ended last week at VCU Medical Center. She donated her kidney to a complete stranger to help her own husband.More >>
    How far would you go to give your loved one a better life? Tamika Shelton's six-month journey spanned the country and finally ended last week at VCU Medical Center. She donated her kidney to a complete stranger to help her own husband.More >>
  • Experimental Ebola Drug's Role in Americans' Recoveries Remains Unclear

    Experimental Ebola Drug's Role in Americans' Recoveries Remains Unclear

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:42 AM EDT2014-08-22 09:42:22 GMT
    American Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly credited doctors, God and an experimental drug for his recovery today.More >>
    American Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly credited doctors, God and an experimental drug for his recovery today.More >>
  • Restaurant Worker Burned Mouth Before Customer Drank Toxic Tea, Lawyer Says

    Restaurant Worker Burned Mouth Before Customer Drank Toxic Tea, Lawyer Says

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:51:06 GMT
    An employee at a Utah restaurant where a customer unknowingly drank tea tainted with lye burned herself a month earlier on the same substance, the customer's attorney said.More >>
    An employee at a Utah restaurant where a customer unknowingly drank tea tainted with lye burned herself a month earlier on the same substance, the customer's attorney said.More >>
  • Virginia Union's President Works to Leave No Student Behind

    Virginia Union's President Works to Leave No Student Behind

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:51:13 GMT
    Source: Virginia Union UniverisitySource: Virginia Union Univerisity
    This year, Virginia Union University will kick-off its 150th anniversary celebrations. The historically black university has a long history of educating students. This is a legacy its current president, Dr. Claude Perkins is working hard to carry on.Dr. Perkins is the 12th president of the university. One of his styles of connecting with his students is walking around the campus on a regular basis."We try to make ourselves available outside of this office, so I'm on the grounds, in the cafete...More >>
    This year, Virginia Union University will kick-off its 150th anniversary celebrations. The historically black university has a long history of educating students. This is a legacy its current president, Dr. Claude Perkins is working hard to carry on.Dr. Perkins is the 12th president of the university. One of his styles of connecting with his students is walking around the campus on a regular basis."We try to make ourselves available outside of this office, so I'm on the grounds, in the cafete...More >>
  • VSU Student Wanted In Connection To Shooting

    Shooting Near VSU; Student Wounded

    WANTED: Ryan Christopher SimmsWANTED: Ryan Christopher Simms
    One VSU student arrested, another sought in connection to a fatal shooting near campus... More >>
  • Report: Traffic Lights Are Dangerously Easy to Hack

    Report: Traffic Lights Are Dangerously Easy to Hack

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:16 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:16:21 GMT
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    (CNN) - Traffic lights all across the United States are dangerously easy to hack. Anyone with a radio hooked up to a laptop can wreak havoc by remotely changing lights at will -- or by shutting them all down. That's according to findings by computer researchers at the University of Michigan. "There's an assumption that these devices are secure. We all just trust them so much," said Branden Ghena, a computer science PhD student at the university and the lead researcher on the study. "This is ...More >>
    (CNN) - Traffic lights all across the United States are dangerously easy to hack. Anyone with a radio hooked up to a laptop can wreak havoc by remotely changing lights at will -- or by shutting them all down. That's according to findings by computer researchers at the University of Michigan. "There's an assumption that these devices are secure. We all just trust them so much," said Branden Ghena, a computer science PhD student at the university and the lead researcher on the study. "This is ...More >>
  • Emotional Testimony Reveals Intimate Details of McDonnell Marriage

    Emotional Testimony Reveals Intimate Details of McDonnell Marriage

    Thursday, August 21 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-08-21 19:21:47 GMT
    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will answer questions about the state of his marriage when his public corruption trial resumes in federal court in Richmond today.More >>
    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will answer questions about the state of his marriage when his public corruption trial resumes in federal court in Richmond today.
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  • Robbers Still On The Run After Violent Attack In Chesterfield

    Robbers Still On The Run After Violent Attack In Chesterfield

    Thursday, August 21 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:04:17 GMT
    Chesterfield Police are searching for whoever smashed into a van then violently robbed the two men inside.It happened around 10:30 Thursday night on Osborne Road near I-95 North.“That's really scary,” said Katie Murray, who lives along the street. “It is quite busy and that's why I try keep my animals in the back of the yard.”She had no idea that last night...just steps away from her house...two men were robbed near interstate 95.Police say the two men were in a work van when they were sudden...More >>
    Chesterfield Police are searching for whoever smashed into a van then violently robbed the two men inside.It happened around 10:30 Thursday night on Osborne Road near I-95 North.“That's really scary,” said Katie Murray, who lives along the street. “It is quite busy and that's why I try keep my animals in the back of the yard.”She had no idea that last night...just steps away from her house...two men were robbed near interstate 95.Police say the two men were in a work van when they were sudden...More >>
  • Woman Who Drank Lye-Tainted Tea Suffers Nightmares

    Woman Who Drank Lye-Tainted Tea Suffers Nightmares

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:16 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:16:52 GMT
    A woman who was in critical condition after unknowingly sipping sweetened iced tea laced with a chemical found in drain cleaner has been steadily improving, but her husband says she's having nightmares about the moment that nearly killed her.More >>
    A woman who was in critical condition after unknowingly sipping sweetened iced tea laced with a chemical found in drain cleaner has been steadily improving, but her husband says she's having nightmares about the moment that nearly killed her.More >>
  • VCU Soccer Players Will Spend Time in Jail for Pics of Nude Minor

    VCU Soccer Players Will Spend Time in Jail for Pics of Nude Minor

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:46 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:46:17 GMT
    Three VCU men's soccer players will spend 10 days in jail for taking pictures of a nude minor without her consent.More >>
    Three VCU men's soccer players will spend 10 days in jail for taking pictures of a nude minor without her consent.More >>
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