Warner against deal with Chinese telecom company

Virginia’s Mark Warner is among a bipartisan group of U.S. Senators urging President Trump’s administration to NOT reverse trade restrictions on ZTE. More from WLNI’s Ian Price:

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Virginia 2nd among states for military retirees

Virginia has been ranked the 2nd best state for military retirees in a new Wallet Hub study. WLNI’s Ian Price has details on what kept the Commonwealth out of the top spot:

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The full study can be found here

Warner discusses possible school shooting prevention legislation

Virginia’s Senior U.S. Senator has laid out some possible steps to try and prevent gun violence after the school shooting in Santa Fe. More from WLNI’s Ian Price:

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Legal sports betting may not overtake illegal wagers at first

The Supreme Court’s decision allowing states to choose whether they want to legalize sports betting will give off-shore and illegal gambling some competition but probably won’t wipe them out. WFIR’s Ian Price has that story:

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Activists call Dominion’s work on solar “an act”

Virginia’s largest utility is being told to “drop the act” when it comes to solar power. WLNI’s Ian Price has details:

GOP Senate candidates appear in Appomattox County forum

The latest forum among candidates looking to secure the Republican U.S. Senate nomination next month took place over the weekend in Appomattox County. WLNI’s Ian Price has more:

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Authorities charge woman with possession of ricin

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Federal authorities in Virginia have charged a South Carolina woman with possession of the deadly poison ricin and having a gun with an obliterated serial number. Read the rest of this story »

Lynchburg man killed, women wounded in shooting

From Lynchburg Police Department: On April 28, 2018 at 2:31 a.m., officers with the Lynchburg Police Department were dispatched to a Shots Fired call in the 1100 block of 18th Street. Upon arrival, officers located a male lying in the roadway with an apparent gunshot wound to the head. Lifesaving efforts were attempted, but the subject succumbed to his injuries. The male was identified as Andra Eugene Watson, a 33-year-old resident of Lynchburg. Read the rest of this story »

Police won’t release video of Redskins player stop

WFIR SportsRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police won’t release video of a traffic stop involving a Washington Redskins wide receiver who said a state trooper asked if he was a gang member or drug dealer. Read the rest of this story »

VA Senator looks to better define who the U.S. is at war with

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, of Virginia, has co-authored a new Authorization for the Use of Military Force that would undo the “blank check” Congress granted the President just 3 days after 9/11. WLNI’s Ian Price has more: