The just-announced Sabra Dipping Company plant expansion in Chesterfield could mean good news for regional farmers and a whole new cash crop for Virginia. Charles Fishburne reports.
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Richmond’s infant mortality rate has dropped to what may be its lowest level in history. The teen pregnancy rate is also down. Charles Fishburne reports.
Chesterfield County’s giant Amazon Fulfillment Center is on track for an October opening, and as Charles Fishburne reports, it is hiring.
Henrico County has recorded its third rabies case in the past two weeks, and as Charles Fishburne reports, animal control officers are urging people to be sure to keep their pets’ vaccinations current.
Thirty women’s right’s protestors arrested at the state Capitol in March have accepted an agreement with prosecutors that would allow them to avoid jail. But as Charles Fishburne tells us in this follow-up report, the issue of free speech versus public safety was not addressed.
Wrongful convictions for homicide and sexual assault may be more prevalent in Virginia than once thought, according to a study released yesterday by the Urban Instutite. Charles Fishburne reports.
Henrico County has just taken delivery of the first shipment of newer, more efficient police cars that will replace an aging fleet of old war horses with smaller, brighter -- and what they hope will be safer models. But as Charles Fishburne reports, they didn’t really have a choice.
An asteroid the size of a city block zipped past the earth last night, too far to cause any harm. But as Charles Fishburne tells us in this Science Matters report, this time, we got only two days warning.
In a ceremony at the Pentagon today, the US Air Force will award posthumously the Silver Star Medal to U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers, 52 years after he was shot down over the former Soviet Union in one of the cold war’s more controversial incidents. Two years ago, Charles Fishburne talked with Powers' son about ongoing efforts to restore his father’s good name.
The Richmond Circuit Court has appointed Richmond prosecutor Tracy Thorne-Begland to a judgeship in the Richmond General District Court. Charles Fishburne reports.