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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.
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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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  • 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 >>
  • Police ID Victims Killed in Hull St. Double Shooting

    Police ID Victims Killed in Hull St. Double Shooting

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:35 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:35:23 GMT
    Two adults are dead this morning after a double shooting in the south side of the city overnight.More >>
    Two adults are dead this morning after a double shooting in the south side of the city overnight.More >>
  • George the Goldfish Swims After Lifesaving Surgery

    George the Goldfish Swims After Lifesaving Surgery

    Monday, September 15 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:17:54 GMT
    (ABC News) - A goldfish in Australia is swimming in its tank only days after undergoing a life-threatening surgery to remove a tumor from its head.The goldfish, named George, was brought into the Lort Smith Animal Hospital in North Melbourne, Australia, last week after its owner noticed it wasn't swimming or eating properly.Dr. Tristan Rich, head of Lort Smith's exotic and wildlife vet team, oversaw the surgery last Thursday that included putting the goldfish under anesthesia and using tissue...More >>
    (ABC News) - A goldfish in Australia is swimming in its tank only days after undergoing a life-threatening surgery to remove a tumor from its head.The goldfish, named George, was brought into the Lort Smith Animal Hospital in North Melbourne, Australia, last week after its owner noticed it wasn't swimming or eating properly.Dr. Tristan Rich, head of Lort Smith's exotic and wildlife vet team, oversaw the surgery last Thursday that included putting the goldfish under anesthesia and using tissue...More >>
  • Which Area Schools Make the Grade? Dept. of Education Releases Accreditation Numbers

    Which Area Schools Make the Grade? Dept. of Education Releases Accreditation Numbers

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:08 PM EDT2014-09-16 16:08:03 GMT
    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 >>
    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 >>
  • Miss New York Becomes New Miss America; Miss Virginia First Runner-Up

    Miss New York Becomes New Miss America; Miss Virginia First Runner-Up

    Monday, September 15 2014 9:07 AM EDT2014-09-15 13:07:53 GMT
    Miss New York Kira Kazantsev walks the runway after she was named Miss America 2015, Sept. 14, 2014, in Atlantic City, N.J. and Miss Virginia Courtney Paige Garrett answers questions in the Miss America pageant on Wednesday, September 10.Miss New York Kira Kazantsev walks the runway after she was named Miss America 2015, Sept. 14, 2014, in Atlantic City, N.J. and Miss Virginia Courtney Paige Garrett answers questions in the Miss America pageant on Wednesday, September 10.
    Miss New York Kira Kazantsev won the Miss America pageant Sunday night, with the help of a red plastic cup. The first runner-up was Miss Virginia Courtney Paige Garrett.More >>
    Miss New York Kira Kazantsev won the Miss America pageant Sunday night, with the help of a red plastic cup. The first runner-up was Miss Virginia Courtney Paige Garrett.More >>
  • Chesterfield Man Charged After Assaulting Woman in School Parking Lot

    Chesterfield Man Charged After Assaulting Woman in School Parking Lot

    Monday, September 15 2014 1:22 PM EDT2014-09-15 17:22:59 GMT
    Melvin D. Hunt (PHOTO: Chesterfield Police)Melvin D. Hunt (PHOTO: Chesterfield Police)
    A woman had several inches of her hair cut off when a man assaulted her in the parking lot of Elizabeth Davis Middle School.More >>
    A woman had several inches of her hair cut off when a man assaulted her in the parking lot of Elizabeth Davis Middle School.More >>
  • Pleasant Temps This Week and No Rain In Sight

    Pleasant Temps This Week and No Rain In Sight

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 5:26 AM EDT2014-09-16 09:26:20 GMT
    Very pleasant temperatures through the week, rainfall deficit approaching 6 inches, no significant rain anytime soon.More >>
    Very pleasant temperatures through the week, rainfall deficit approaching 6 inches, no significant rain anytime soon.More >>
  • Cat Stevens announces 5-city US concert tour

    Cat Stevens announces 5-city US concert tour

    Monday, September 15 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-09-16 00:11:04 GMT
    New Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Cat Stevens is taking the "Peace Train" back on the road.More >>
    New Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Cat Stevens is taking the "Peace Train" back on the road.More >>
  • Ceremony Marks Year Anniversary of Navy Yard Shooting

    Ceremony Marks Year Anniversary of Navy Yard Shooting

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:00 AM EDT2014-09-16 11:00:11 GMT
    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.
    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 >>
    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 >>
  • Hero Gets a New Home After Devastating Fire

    Hero Gets a New Home After Devastating Fire

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 5:39 AM EDT2014-09-16 09:39:07 GMT
    Captain "Flip" Klein and his wife Jessica. | ABC NewsCaptain "Flip" Klein and his wife Jessica. | ABC News
    “We are looking forward to our ‘forever' home,” said Jessica. “When everything is uncertain – knowing this is actually going to be a reality is huge.”More >>
    “We are looking forward to our ‘forever' home,” said Jessica. “When everything is uncertain – knowing this is actually going to be a reality is huge.”More >>
  • "Know Your Status:" Free HIV/STI Testing in Richmond

    "Know Your Status:" Free HIV/STI Testing in Richmond

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:20 AM EDT2014-09-15 10:20:17 GMT
    People in central Virginia are encouraged to check their HIV status this week. The Richmond City Health District and local organizations have teamed up for the "Citywide Push" event Sept. 14-19.More >>
    People in central Virginia are encouraged to check their HIV status this week. The Richmond City Health District and local organizations have teamed up for the "Citywide Push" event Sept. 14-19.More >>
  • 8News Investigates: Waverly Captain Facing Felony Charges

    8News Investigates: Waverly Captain Facing Felony Charges

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-09-11 03:27:32 GMT
    The captain of the Waverly police force is in hot water, facing five felony charges of obtaining money under a false pretense, and one misdemeanor charge. Douglass Davis Junior, is he a Captain, a Chief, or a lieutenant. It is all depending on who you ask. Davis is accused of having 3 Full time law enforcement jobs, all at the same time.He is said to have been a police captain in Waverly, a Lieutenant in Southampton County North Carolina, and a Police Chief Newsoms Virginia.The question is, w...More >>
    The captain of the Waverly police force is in hot water, facing five felony charges of obtaining money under a false pretense, and one misdemeanor charge. Douglass Davis Junior, is he a Captain, a Chief, or a lieutenant. It is all depending on who you ask. Davis is accused of having 3 Full time law enforcement jobs, all at the same time.He is said to have been a police captain in Waverly, a Lieutenant in Southampton County North Carolina, and a Police Chief Newsoms Virginia.The question is, w...More >>
  • Exhibit Dedicated to Henrico Teen After Her Sudden Death

    Exhibit Dedicated to Henrico Teen After Her Sudden Death

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-09-11 03:08:00 GMT
    An emotional afternoon for an Henrico couple whose teenage daughter suddenly died after running a race earlier this year.Wednesday afternoon an art exhibit in her honor was unveiled at United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) in Richmond.David and Grace Gallagher were greeted by over 400 painted tiles displayed in six different panels.“They're absolutely gorgeous,” said David Gallagher. “They're absolutely gorgeous.”The tiles display messages written by friends, family members, and others in h...More >>
    An emotional afternoon for an Henrico couple whose teenage daughter suddenly died after running a race earlier this year.Wednesday afternoon an art exhibit in her honor was unveiled at United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) in Richmond.David and Grace Gallagher were greeted by over 400 painted tiles displayed in six different panels.“They're absolutely gorgeous,” said David Gallagher. “They're absolutely gorgeous.”The tiles display messages written by friends, family members, and others in h...More >>
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