Thursday, December 5 2013 4:54 PM EST2013-12-05 21:54:54 GMT
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AP) - South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela has died.(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewrittenMore >>
Former South African president Nelson Mandela has died at the age of 95.More >>
Thursday, December 5 2013 12:21 PM EST2013-12-05 17:21:19 GMT
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WRIC)—Sources at Virginia State Police tell ABC 8 News that search teams looking for missing 18-year-old Jamisha Gilbert have been told to stand down and stay in place. Police found clothingMore >>
Lynchburg Police have identified a deceased female body as that of missing teen Jamisha Gilbert. More >>
Thursday, December 5 2013 6:28 AM EST2013-12-05 11:28:03 GMT
RICHMOND (WRIC)—The ABC 8 News StormTracker weather team is keeping a close eye on a storm that could bring wintry weather our way late this weekend. Though Thursday will be the warmest day of the weekMore >>
The ABC 8 News StormTracker weather team is keeping a close eye on a storm that could bring wintry weather our way on Sunday, Dec. 8.More >>
Thursday, December 5 2013 3:35 PM EST2013-12-05 20:35:47 GMT
HENRICO (WRIC) - Henrico Police arrested a registered sex offender outside Highland Springs High School, who had marijuana in his pocket. Convicted in 2004 with sexual battery of a minor, Robert Paul,More >>
Henrico Police arrested a registered sex offender outside Highland Springs High School, who had marijuana in his pocket.More >>
Virginians are invited to the Radio One and 8News Gubernatorial Community Forum on Saturday, Oct. 26 from 12 to 2 p.m. at the Virginia War Memorial, 621 S. Belvidere St., Richmond, VA 23220.
The organizer and hostess, Miss Community Clovia, has invited candidates for governor to participate in the forum and they have accepted. The forum moderator is Amie McLain of WRIC TV-8.
Who will be elected Virginia's 72nd governor? Republican Ken Cuccinelli, Democrat Terry McAuliffe or Libertarian Robert Sarvis?
Register to vote, check or update your voter status with the State Board of Elections. Virginia's general election is Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. The polls are open 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.