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 2021-04-13 22:15 

WSET

Fed leaders agree: Economics has a racial-disparity problem...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Federal Reserve policymakers on Tuesday underscored their concern that Black and Hispanic people are sharply underrepresented in the economics field, which lessens the perspectives that economists can bring to key policy issues...

 2021-04-13 22:15 

The Virginian-Pilot

Editorial: He was right to fear for his safety...

Nothing could guarantee a peaceful outcome during a traffic stop in Windsor, which is why the bonds of trust between law enforcement and the public are broken....

 2021-04-13 22:15 

fredericksburg.com

Germanna, NAACP to host talk on local race relations...

Germanna Community College and the Spotsylvania County Branch of the NAACP are hosting a virtual panel discussion about race relations in the Fredericksburg area on Thursday at 7 p.m....

 2021-04-13 22:14 

WHSV

[ Harrisonburg ]

UVA freezes undergrad tuition for 2021-22...
 2021-04-13 22:13 

WFXR

[ FOX Roanoke ]

Where does Virginia stand in new 'best state' poll?...

What...

 2021-04-13 22:12 

8 News

[ WRIC ]

EXPLAINER: What's known about J&J's vaccine and rare clots...

A rare, rogue immune response is the main suspect as authorities investigate highly unusual blood clots following use of two similar COVID-19 vaccines from Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca....

 2021-04-13 22:12 

BetaNews

Roku Express 4K+ is impressively affordable...

I'm a big believer in paying for quality, but that doesn't mean I don't appreciate value. When I can save a buck, I try to do so. Do I regret buying pricey Apple TV devices for my home? No, not really; they work well and I have been satisfied ...

 2021-04-13 22:11 

8 News

[ WRIC ]

Biden, Harris meet with Congressional Black Caucus about police reform...

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris joined the leaders of the Congressional Black Caucus to renew calls for systematic change, following the killing of Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old......

 2021-04-13 22:11 

WFXR

[ FOX Roanoke ]

Biden, Harris meet with Congressional Black Caucus about police reform...

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris joined the leaders of the Congressional Black Caucus to renew calls for systematic change, following the killing of Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old unarmed Black man shot and killed by Minneapolis police S...

 2021-04-13 22:11 

The News Leader

Virginia death connected to Johnson & Johnson investigation: health officials...

CDC and Virginia Department of Health are examining the March death of a Virginia woman from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine....

 2021-04-13 22:10 

WHSV

[ Harrisonburg ]

Virginia Humanities and City of Promise publish children's book for a good cause...
 2021-04-13 22:10 

The Virginian-Pilot

David Horsey: Hating Sunshine...

Cartoon by David Horsey for April 14, 2021....

 2021-04-13 22:08 

8 News

[ WRIC ]

Va. reports 12,000 'excess deaths' during pandemic; Fatal overdose surge contributed...

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC)- New preliminary data is painting a clearer picture of Virginia's death toll during the coronavirus pandemic and it suggests that the period between March 2020 through Fe......

 2021-04-13 22:08 

USA Today

Republican senators introduce legislation to overrule CDC, start cruising by July...

A group of senators introduced the 'CRUISE Act' which would override the CDC's restrictions on the cruise industry and allow ships to sail....

 2021-04-13 22:08 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

Biden works to balance civil rights and criminal justice...

President Joe Biden's difficult balancing act on policing was put on vivid display over the course of a few hours Tuesday as he tries to navigate criminal justice and civil rights....

 2021-04-13 22:07 

Politico

Inhofe backs pause in Pentagon nomination amid GOP calls for probe...

Pentagon nominee Colin Kahl is accused of tweeting classified info, but experts say the accusations fall short....

 2021-04-13 22:07 

WHSV

[ Harrisonburg ]

Virginia expands Medicaid access for legal immigrants...
 2021-04-13 22:07 

WSET

Project Veritas says it caught CNN staffer admitting network pushed anti-Trump propaganda...

WASHINGTON (SBG) — Project Veritas unveiled a video Tuesday the group says is of a CNN staffer describing how the network worked to show then-Presidential candidate Joe Biden in a favorable light during the 2020 presidential campaign. The undercover...

 2021-04-13 22:06 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

Johnson and Johnson vaccine recipient who died, leading to pause in injections, is from Virginia...

States around the nation, including Virginia, put a pause on the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine....

 2021-04-13 22:06 

USA Today

What is the MLB antitrust exemption? Baseball's century-old golden goose becomes political cudgel...

MLB's exemption resulted from a 1922 Supreme Court ruling that stated that the business of baseball did not constitute "interstate commerce....

 2021-04-13 22:05 

NBC29.com

EXPLAINER: How does an officer use a gun instead of a Taser?...

Some questions and answers about officers who mistakenly discharge firearms when they intended to draw and deploy stun guns....

 2021-04-13 22:05 

WFXR

[ FOX Roanoke ]

Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority needs landlords to house families in need...

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — The number of families in need of housing in Roanoke has increased during the pandemic, according to the Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority officials. Before the pandemic began, the housing authority in Roanoke was ser...

 2021-04-13 22:05 

The Virginian-Pilot

Opinion: Waiving vaccine patents would imperil public health...

Eliminating patent protections from the COVID vaccines would discourage companies in future health crises, George Mason University legal scholar Adam Mossoff writes....

 2021-04-13 22:04 

13newsnow.com

[ WVEC-TV ]

As Capitol Police officer lies in honor, daughter comforts mother during ceremony...

Officer William...

 2021-04-13 22:03 

WTKR.com

All suspects in March Norfolk homicide arrested, detectives say...
 2021-04-13 22:02 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

Devers, Bosox win snowy 7th in row; Twins hold silent moment...

Rafael Devers homered for the fourth straight game and the streaking Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 4-2 on a snowy afternoon in a series opener moved back following the fatal police shooting of a Black man in the Twin Cities area....

 2021-04-13 22:01 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

Biden picks first person of color to head Census fulltime...

President Joe Biden says he'll pick the president of the American Statistical Association to lead the U.S. Census Bureau as it works toward releasing data from the 2020 census that will be used for redrawing congressional and legislative districts....

 2021-04-13 22:00 

8 News

[ WRIC ]

Bridgerton renewed: Netflix confirms seasons 3, 4...

If you are a fan of steamy love scenes too revealing to watch with your parents, you're in luck, Netflix renewed the sexy drama "Bridgerton" for a third and fourth season....

 2021-04-13 22:00 

The Virginian-Pilot

Letters for April 14: Students need access to public libraries as COVID-19 rules ease...

Letter writers advocate for funding public libraries, question Chesapeake Mayor Rick West's push for local elections in odd numbered years, and express frustration with President Joe Biden's policies....

 2021-04-13 22:00 

fredericksburg.com

Stafford plans Fourth of July fireworks at Pratt Park...

The pandemic put a stop to last year's show, but Stafford County plans to bring its fireworks display back to John Lee Pratt Park this Fourth of July....

 2021-04-13 21:57 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

Boeing sees uptick in airplane orders as travel picks up...

Boeing is reporting a pickup in orders for commercial airplanes....

 2021-04-13 21:57 

WHSV

[ Harrisonburg ]

National Transportation Safety Board heading investigation of small plane crash near Valley airport...
 2021-04-13 21:57 

13newsnow.com

[ WVEC-TV ]

Two women accused of assaulting Virginia Beach karaoke bar employee...

A search is underway for two women accused of assaulting a karaoke bar employee in Virginia Beach and leaving the bar without paying....

 2021-04-13 21:56 

WHSV

[ Harrisonburg ]

Virginia public transit grapples with reduced ridership, zero fare...
 2021-04-13 21:55 

13newsnow.com

[ WVEC-TV ]

Virginia LEARNS statewide group shares reopening guidance for 2021-2022 school year...

The plan prioritized student and teacher social-emotional health, and gave special attention to helping students recover mathematics and language arts skills....

 2021-04-13 21:55 

WSET

Nielsen, networks clash on stats showing fewer viewers...

NEW YORK (AP) — People have been stuck at home for a year due to COVID-19 restrictions, with movie theaters closed, concert venues closed, restaurants closed, sports attendance restricted — yet television viewing is down? That makes no sense t...

 2021-04-13 21:55 

13newsnow.com

[ WVEC-TV ]

US intel report warns of lasting societal impact cause by COVID-19 pandemic...

The report warns about threats from those motivated by feelings of white racial superiority and anti-government grievances inside the United States....

 2021-04-13 21:55 

8 News

[ WRIC ]

1 in 5 Americans on prescribed mental health meds amid COVID-19, study finds...

A new study using data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows mental health prescriptions rose 6.5% nationally in the last eight months....

 2021-04-13 21:54 

WSET

Johnson & Johnson pause could hurt efforts to combat vaccine hesitancy...

In a potential blow to efforts to combat COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy, U. S. regulators issued a pause on the distribution of Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine after six women developed a rare form of stroke in combination with low levels...

 2021-04-13 21:52 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

California targets urgent projects as wildfire season looms...

California is racing to spend more than a half-billion dollars before this year's wildfire season gets going in earnest....

 2021-04-13 21:52 

Roanoke Times

Vinton selects Botetourt County official as assistant town manager...

Vinton has a new assistant town manager....

 2021-04-13 21:52 

NBC29.com

Virginia Humanities and City of Promise publish children's book for a good cause...

Virginia Humanities and City of Promise set to publish children's book called A Promise to Grow....

 2021-04-13 21:51 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

Biden says 'pause' on J&J shots shows wisdom of his approach...

President Joe Biden's vaccination campaign hit a snag when federal regulators recommended a "pause" in administering Johnson & Johnson shots....

 2021-04-13 21:50 

WFXR

[ FOX Roanoke ]

Virginia expands Medicaid access for legal immigrants...

RICHMOND, Va. — Ni Kin became a permanent resident in 2002 at 70 years old, but she was unable to work after moving from Myanmar to Virginia due to mobility problems. Kin required more medical attention related to her condition as she aged, but was ...

 2021-04-13 21:49 

13newsnow.com

[ WVEC-TV ]

FDA: Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine pause is a recommendation, not a mandate...

Yes, you can still talk to your doctor about getting the Johnson & Johnson vaccine while the probe into the blood clots continues....

 2021-04-13 21:47 

Fool.com

Why Novocure Stock Skyrocketed Today...

The oncology specialist's investigational cancer treatment could be a game-changer....

 2021-04-13 21:47 

13newsnow.com

[ WVEC-TV ]

Virginia Department of Emergency Management hiring outreach specialists to spread vaccine information...

The department is looking for applicants to work 12 to 25 hours a week for $20 an hour, going into communities and encouraging people to get the vaccine....

 2021-04-13 21:47 

WSET

I got the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. Now what?...

I got the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. Now what? Don't panic. U. S. health officials on Tuesday recommended pausing vaccinations with J&J's shot as they look into reports of six clots out of nearly 7 million doses given in the country. Heal...

 2021-04-13 21:45 

RedState

BLM's Response to Questions About Patrisse Cullors Is Classic Gaslighting...

Here they go......

 2021-04-13 21:45 

WFXR

[ FOX Roanoke ]

Democrats push for passage of anti-Asian hate crimes bill...

Lawmakers in Washington, D.C. say they...

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