A federal judge has blocked FDA requirements that would have forced US tobacco companies to put large graphic images on their cigarette packages later this year, to show the dangers of smoking. Charles Fishburne reports.
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The latest version of the state budget bill has died in the Virginia Senate, throwing the state’s fiscal future into limbo...because of a lingering partisan feud. Charles Fishburne reports.
The flu season officially hit widespread status in Virginia today, one of the latest starts to the season in years. Charles Fishburne reports.
Firefighters say they have contained an 800-acre wildfire in the state’s far Southwest corner, but warn that conditions are right for more of the same. Charles Fishburne reports.
The April 1stauction of more than 5,500 Titanic artifacts a century after the luxury liner’s sinking has stirred hundreds of interested calls..but as Charles Fishburne reports...a Virginia Maritime Judge’s order will keep the collection intact. He talked with Arlan Ettinger, whose firm has auctioned treasures from Elvis, JFK and Princess Dianna.
A good Samaritan and a microchip reunited a dog and her owner, after they got separated in a serious accident on I-95. Charles Fishburne reports.
James Madison University’s inaugural class in the School of Engineering is graduating in May, and as Charles Fishburne tells us in this WCVE Science Matters Report, its students are learning about sustainability, the environment, and Green projects around the world.
Watch the video and read more here.
The US Postal Service says it will cut 35,000 jobs nationwide and close almost half of its mail processing facilities, including ones in Norfolk, Lynchburg and Roanoke. Charles Fishburne reports on how it will affect Henrico’s Sandson plant.
Louisa County will receive $19 million from FEMA to rebuild Louisa County High School, damaged by last August’s earthquake.
An employee at WalMart’s giant distribution center in Dinwiddie County shot and wounded his supervisor and fired on two sheriff’s deputies before fatally shooting himself yesterday.