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Dominion extends support of PGA Tour Champions for 10 years

Oct. 18, 2018 4:46 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The PGA Tour Champions has announced that Dominion Energy has agreed to a 10-year extension of its sponsorship of a tour stop in Richmond. The extension, announced on the day before the opening day of the tour's annual visit to the Country Club of Virginia's James River Course, extends...

Ex-Virginia teacher charged in 2014 'celebgate' hacking

Oct. 17, 2018 6:32 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former Virginia high school teacher is the fifth person charged in an investigation into the 2014 "celebgate" scandal in which hackers obtained nude photographs and other private information from more than 200 people, including celebrities. Documents filed in federal court show that...

The Latest: Ex-teacher is 5th person charged in 'celebgate'

Oct. 17, 2018 5:47 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on a former Virginia high school teacher charged in a hacking scheme that allowed him and others to obtain nude photographs of celebrities and others (all times local): 5:45 p.m. A former Virginia high school teacher is the fifth person charged in an investigation into the...

Ex-Virginia teacher charged in hack of celebrities, others

Oct. 17, 2018 3:33 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former Virginia high school teacher has agreed to plead guilty in a hacking scheme that allowed him to obtain nude photographs and other private information from more than 200 people, including celebrities. Documents filed in federal court show that Christopher Brannan, a former...

The Latest: Utilities slowly come back in storm-hit Florida

Oct. 13, 2018 11:06 AM EDT

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Hurricane Michael (all times local): 11 a.m. Power and cellphone service is starting to be restored in parts of Florida's storm-battered Panhandle. State emergency management officials reported Saturday that nearly 264,000 customers remain without...

Officers in Freddie Gray case appeal claim to Supreme Court

Oct. 8, 2018 7:15 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Five of the police officers charged in the death of a black man who suffered a fatal spine injury while in custody are appealing a lawsuit against Baltimore's top prosecutor. The Daily Record reports that the appeal filed Thursday follows a May decision by a Richmond, Virginia-based...

Kehoe, Rocco lead Delaware to a 43-28 victory at Richmond

Oct. 6, 2018 6:43 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Pat Kehoe threw for 291 yards and two touchdowns and Kani Kane ran for two more as Delaware held off Richmond, 43-28, to earn its first Colonial Athletic Association victory Saturday. Delaware coach Danny Rocco was victorious in his first return to Richmond, where he led the Spiders to...

Officials: Woman hid drugs in her vagina for prisoners

Oct. 3, 2018 2:51 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia woman has been charged with trying to smuggle drugs into a state prison in her vagina. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Angela Nicole Thomas was arrested Sunday at the Augusta Correctional Center and charged with attempting to deliver drugs to prisoners. The...

Kaine, Stewart clash over sexual misconduct in final debate

Oct. 2, 2018 10:44 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia and GOP challenger Corey Stewart traded accusations of hypocrisy and bad faith Tuesday in a campaign debate heavily focused on sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and some members of Congress. In their third and...

James Madison extends CAA win streak, routs Richmond 63-10

Sep. 29, 2018 7:28 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jimmy Moreland scored on a 100-yard interception return to highlight a 28-point second quarter as James Madison won its 20th straight Colonial Athletic Association game with a 63-10 victory over Richmond on Saturday. The 53-point margin of victory is the largest on the road in program...