Sunday, May 19 2013 4:02 PM EDT2013-05-19 20:02:13 GMT
(ABC News)--Aimee Copeland, the 25-year-old who lost her hands, both feet and her entire right leg to flesh-eating bacteria a year ago, has received two new bionic hands. Copeland spent the week in OhioMore >>
Aimee Copeland, the 25-year-old who lost her hands, both feet and her entire right leg to flesh-eating bacteria a year ago, has received two new bionic hands...More >>
Sunday, May 19 2013 3:32 PM EDT2013-05-19 19:32:01 GMT
RICHMOND, Va - We are getting word of a possible homicide in Richmond. The incident is said to be on Fendall Ave. Little is known of the shooting, but we have crews heading toward the scene and will haveMore >>
A Sunday afternoon fatal shooting in north Richmond is being investigated; police are searching for a possible suspect who witnesses saw fleeing the scene...More >>
Sunday, May 19 2013 3:25 PM EDT2013-05-19 19:25:01 GMT
RICHMOND, Va - Frederick "Toots" Hibbert, frontman for the legendary reggae band The Maytals, was hospitalized in Richmond, VA for injuries sustained while performing at the Dominion Riverrock festivalMore >>
Officials say the leader of the reggae band Toots and the Maytals was injured when a 19-year-old man threw a bottle and hit the singer during a concert in Richmond...More >>
Sunday, May 19 2013 3:18 PM EDT2013-05-19 19:18:53 GMT
LUNENBURG, CO, Va - On May 18, 2013 at approximately 1:00 a.m. the Lunenburg County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting call on Pleasant Oak Road in Lunenburg County. Upon arrival deputies learnedMore >>
Police are searching for a man considered armed and dangerous in connection to a quadruple shooting incident in Lunenburg home Saturday; preliminary investigation has revealed that the incident stemmed from a fight...More >>
Kerri O'Brien is the anchor of 8News at Noon and reports for 8News at 5, 5:30 and 6.
Kerri joined the 8News team in July 2006. She comes to us from News 12 New Jersey where she covered the 9-11 attacks, major flooding along the Delaware River and earned a New York Emmy nomination for her breaking news coverage of a devastating fire.
Prior to News 12, Kerri worked as a reporter for WRNN-TV in Kingston, NY. She got her start in TV news working as an anchor and reporter for a CBS affiliate in Alpena, Michigan.
Kerri grew up in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. She graduated from the University of Maryland (Go Terps!) where she studied broadcast journalism and politics.
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