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 2020-07-08 13:09 

13newsnow.com

[ WVEC-TV ]

'Desperation science' slows the hunt for coronavirus drugs...

The pandemic will do enough harm, and damage to the system for testing and approving drugs "should not be part of its legacy."...

 2020-07-08 12:53 

NBC29.com

Walgreens dives into primary care with clinic expansion...

Walgreens will squeeze primary care clinics into as many as 700 of its U.S. stores over the next few years in a major expansion of the care it offers customers....

 2020-07-08 12:51 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

Virginia Dept. of Education is not approving school reopening plans, it's up to local school boards...

The instructional plan must be submitted to VDOE 15 business days before the division begins instruction for 2020-2021...

 2020-07-08 12:50 

Daily Press

Man shot to death in Newport News, police say...

Newport News Communications received a call about a shooting and found a man inside a vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. Police said the man was pronounced dead at the scene....

 2020-07-08 12:47 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

Johnson cleared to race after 2 negative coronavirus tests...

Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has twice tested negative for the coronavirus and has been cleared to race Sunday at Kentucky Speedway....

 2020-07-08 12:47 

13newsnow.com

[ WVEC-TV ]

McConnell eyes coronavirus aid as evictions, benefit cuts loom...

McConnell is outlining party priorities, including a five-year liability protection to shield doctors, schools, businesses and others from COVID-related lawsuits....

 2020-07-08 12:42 

USA Today

Allstate insurance company acquires National General for $4 billion...

Allstate is acquiring property liability insurer National General for about $4 billion. National General, once part of GM, has 42,300 agents....

 2020-07-08 12:39 

WAVY.com

[ Norfolk ]

North Carolina vineyard pairs fine wine with massive herd of llamas...

YADKIN COUNTY, N.C. — Take a unique trip in the Piedmont where you can drink wine while watching one of the largest llama herds in the Southeast. Divine Llama Vineyards is in East Bend in Yadkin County. 90 llamas live there and guests are welcome to...

 2020-07-08 12:36 

Axios

Facebook auditors say it's failing on civil rights...

The findings from a new civil rights audit commissioned and released by Facebook show that the tech giant repeatedly failed to address issues of hatred, bigotry and manipulation on its platform. Why it matters: The report comes as Facebook confronts a gro...

 2020-07-08 12:32 

USA Today

Facebook civil rights audit warns of Trump, voter suppression ahead of presidential election...

A civil rights audit of Facebook criticized the social media company's decision not to remove inflammatory and false claims by President Trump....

 2020-07-08 12:31 

Politico

TRUMP CAMP TARGETS DUCKWORTH — KANYE DUMPS TRUMP — PRITZKER TO TESTIFY ON COVID — A BOYCOTT FOR DIVERSITY...
 2020-07-08 12:29 

BetaNews

Over 15 billion sets of credentials in circulation on criminal marketplaces...

New research from risk prevention specialist Digital Shadows finds there are more than 15 billion sets of usernames and passwords in circulation in cybercriminal marketplaces -- the equivalent of more than two for every person on the planet. The number of...

 2020-07-08 12:25 

WAVY.com

[ Norfolk ]

Herring to provide update Wednesday on project to end Virginia's rape kit backlog...

RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is set to provide a "historic" update Wednesday on his project to end Virginia's backlog of rape kits. Herring will hold a press conference at 10 a.m. at the Barbara Johns Bui...

 2020-07-08 12:23 

USA Today

A bizarre White House dinner with Donald Trump and more cringeworthy moments from Mary Trump’s book...

Mary Trump's memoir is a carnival of horrors. Here are some of the most awful and awkward moments depicted in...

 2020-07-08 12:20 

13newsnow.com

[ WVEC-TV ]

July 14 bail hearing date set for Epstein's friend Ghislaine Maxwell...

Prosecutors say they will ask that Maxwell be kept incarcerated pending trial because she has money, the overseas connections and the incentive to flee....

 2020-07-08 12:20 

WCYB

[ Tri-cities ]

Bristol teen among finalists for 2020 Stuck at Home Scholarship Contest...

A Bristol, Virginia student is among the finalists for a major scholarship after her creativity was ranked among the top in the country. Ainsley Dunning created an entire prom dress out of duct tape, as part of the 2020 Duck Tape Stuck at Prom Contest. Th...

 2020-07-08 12:18 

NBC29.com

Sanity trial in newspaper shooting postponed amid pandemic...

Hearings and a jury trial to determine criminal sanity for a man who pleaded guilty to killing five people at a Maryland newspaper have been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-07-08 12:14 

Axios

Sports in the coronavirus era might need an asterisk...

American sports leagues are back, and COVID-permitting, we're finally entering the period of uninterrupted sports bliss we've been anticipating for months. The question: Given the unusual circumstances, it's worth considering how each season w...

 2020-07-08 12:12 

USA Today

EPA approves Lysol products for use against coronavirus...

In March, the EPA said that Clorox and Lysol disinfectant sprays were likely effective in combatting the respiratory virus....

 2020-07-08 12:11 

8 News

[ WRIC ]

Newly released guidelines from Virginia Department of Education on reopening schools...

The Virginia Department of Education has released new guidelines for schools as they make reopening plans for the fall....

 2020-07-08 12:08 

NBC29.com

Facebook civil rights audit: 'Serious setbacks' mar progress...

The audit recommends that Facebook build a "civil rights infrastructure" into every aspect of the company....

 2020-07-08 12:05 

BetaNews

MobileIron launches phishing protection for enterprise mobile devices...

Credential theft via social engineering is a major cause of data breaches, but with a more dispersed workforce it becomes harder to guard against. Security platform MobileIron is launching a new multi-vector mobile phishing protection solution for iOS and...

 2020-07-08 12:04 

USA Today

'It's nothing complicated': New Mexico ads ask visitors to comply with coronavirus safeguards...

The New Mexico State Tourism Department has published ads telling visiting neighbors to comply with rules regarding masks and travel....

 2020-07-08 12:03 

Politico

Why Congress is unlikely to do anything about the Russian bounty intel...
 2020-07-08 12:00 

Politico

Congress wary of future aid after PPP disclosures...

CFPB's payday rule escalates showdown with Democrats — Deutsche Bank fined...

 2020-07-08 12:00 

Axios

What China's uneven economic recovery means for the U.S....

Adapted from Institute of International Finance ; Chart: Axios Visuals China and much of Southeast Asia look to be bouncing back strongly from the coronavirus pandemic as stock markets and much of the country's economic data are returning to pre-pande...

 2020-07-08 12:00 

USA Today

Join, or die: Heed Ben Franklin's meme and wear a mask to save the life of the small business you love...

The choice is yours, but refusing to wear a mask endangers others and the small businesses economies in the communities we love....

 2020-07-08 12:00 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

Mayor Pete Buttigieg has a new book set for fall, 'Trust'...

Pete Buttigieg's next book has a unifying message....

 2020-07-08 12:00 

WAVY.com

[ Norfolk ]

Illinois police chief who took a bullet for President Reagan retires after nearly 50 years...

Police Chief Timothy McCarthy is riding off into the sunset from the Orland Park Police Department after nearly five decades in law enforcement....

 2020-07-08 12:00 

USA Today

Walgreens to open 500 to 700 in-store clinics with primary care doctors in deal with VillageMD...

Walgreens plans to staff 500 to 700 of its stores with primary care doctors in a partnership with medical services provider VillageMD....

 2020-07-08 12:00 

Fool.com

Here's What to Look for When Netflix Reports Earnings...

The company is expecting to report adding millions of subscribers in the quarter....

 2020-07-08 12:00 

Fool.com

Will SL Green Realty Feel the Impact of Remote Work?...

This REIT has a lot invested in the future of commercial real estate....

 2020-07-08 12:00 

Fool.com

Why Roku Stock Slipped 13% in the First Half of 2020...

Streaming video has never been hotter, but investors cooled a bit on Roku....

 2020-07-08 12:00 

Fool.com

Trade Your (Insert Indulgence Here) for a Better Retirement...

We all enjoy our guilty pleasures, but are they holding you back from the retirement you deserve?...

 2020-07-08 12:00 

The Virginian-Pilot

A bit of the old Beach, a bit of the new...

Two dining prospects at a gateway to the Oceanfront....

 2020-07-08 12:00 

Daily Press

Wit of Pour Girls’ menu makes the place a must-visit...

Humor further sweetens a great menu....

 2020-07-08 11:58 

WSET

Writers warn of threat to free speech in open letter...

LONDON (AP) — Dozens of artists, writers and academics have signed an open letter decrying the weakening of public debate and warning that the free exchange of information and ideas is in jeopardy amid a rise in what they call "illiberalism. ...

 2020-07-08 11:57 

WAVY.com

[ Norfolk ]

Richmond removing Confederate Soldiers and Sailors statue in Libby Hill...

According to Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney, six more statues will be coming down by the end of the week....

 2020-07-08 11:55 

Fool.com

Why Shares of MongoDB Skyrocketed 72% in the First Half of 2020...

The new-age database company received a jolt of optimism around the need for rapid business digitization....

 2020-07-08 11:47 

WSLS 10 News

[ Roanoke, VA ]

LOOK UP! Comet 'Neowise' visible next few mornings...

You can see the comet and its diffuse tail shortly before sunrise each morning through the weekend...

 2020-07-08 11:47 

8 News

[ WRIC ]

Three injured in Virginia shooting, including two deputies, authorities say...

Authorities confirmed Wednesday morning that two Wythe County deputies and one other individual were injured in a shooting following a domestic incident Tuesday night....

 2020-07-08 11:47 

WSET

ADORABLE: Mother sloth sleeps with baby on her chest at zoo...

PROVIDENCE, R. I. (SBG) — A zoo inRhode Island posted a heartwarming video of a mother sloth sleeping with her baby. "Sleep a lot to save energy to sleep some more," the Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village joked on Facebook. The mothe...

 2020-07-08 11:45 

WFXR

[ FOX Roanoke ]

Two-time world champion snowboarder Alex Pullin dies in spearfishing accident...

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Two-time world snowboard champion and Winter Olympian Alex Pullin has drowned while spearfishing on Australia's Gold Coast. A police spokesman said a 32-year-old man was unresponsive when taken from the water and die...

 2020-07-08 11:45 

The Virginian-Pilot

Ruehlmann’s picks: A Dickensian crime, expertly related, and Chesterton’s wit...

Claire Harman and G.K. Chesterton write about things they know well....

 2020-07-08 11:45 

Fool.com

Is Tesla Stock a Buy?...

Elon Musk's iconic electric-vehicle maker is breaking all the rules. Is that good or bad?...

 2020-07-08 11:45 

Fool.com

Walmart to Leverage Online Grocery to Take On Amazon Prime...

Walmart will reportedly launch its Walmart+ service this month....

 2020-07-08 11:43 

WAVY.com

[ Norfolk ]

2 deputies among 3 shot in Wythe County, Virginia, authorities say...

UPDATE 6:28 a.m.: Authorities confirmed Wednesday morning that two Wythe County deputies and one other individual were injured in a shooting following a domestic incident Tuesday night. The Wythe County Sheriff's Office says deputies and state trooper...

 2020-07-08 11:43 

USA Today

Iowa governor says her driver who struck Black Lives Matter protester 'acted appropriately'...

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds was riding in an SUV last week when the state trooper driving her hit a protester as they were leaving a parking lot....

 2020-07-08 11:42 

NBC29.com

Heatwave continues...

Tracking low pressure...

 2020-07-08 11:40 

USA Today

Gabrielle Union says 'more changes are needed' to end racial, gender discrimination at NBC...

Gabrielle Union is weighing in on NBC's steps to end racial and gender discrimination in the workplace, saying there are...

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