These outstanding Henrico teachers will travel the globe to 'become even

10 Henrico County teachers recognized for classroom excellence with grants, awards × These outstanding Henrico teachers will travel the globe to ‘become even better instructors’ 10 Henrico County teachers recognized for classroom excellence with grants, awards HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Ten Henrico teachers were named finalists for the 2018 REB Award for Teaching Excellence by the …

Firefighter's death illustrates challenges first responders face

Please enable Javascript to watch this video HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – The death of a firefighter in Henrico County is a sober reminder of the mental health challenges first responders can face. That firefighter died by suicide Tuesday after he posted a public goodbye note on social media. Flags were flying half-staff at Henrico Fire …

Narcan administered nearly 800 times in Richmond: 'That's scary'

Please enable Javascript to watch this video RICHMOND, Va. — First responders have administered the life saving drug Narcan to an increasing number of overdose patients within the past few months, according to new numbers released by Richmond Ambulance Authority (RAA). Paramedics used naloxone on 64 patients in the City of Richmond in July 2018. …

Dow jumps 400 points because investors like divided government

Wall Street likes divided government, and investors got just what they were hoping for. Stocks moved sharply higher Wednesday following midterm election results that gave Democrats control of the House but increased Republicans’ control over the Senate. The Dow rose 400 points. The S&P 500 rose 1.6% and the Nasdaq was up 2.2%. Split control …

VCU announces beer sales at men's basketball games this season

Please enable Javascript to watch this video RICHMOND, Va. – Virginia Commonwealth University has become the first Division I school in Virginia to announce beer sales to the general public at basketball games. VCU Athletics announced the move Monday as a part of their hospitality upgrades for 2018-19 men’s basketball season. “We took a significant …

Move over Pumpkin Spice Latte, the McRib is back

CHICAGO — McDonald’s is bringing back the McRib this November – and making it available for delivery. The boneless, rib-shaped pork sandwich is returning for a limited time to over 9,000 McDonald’s locations nationwide. The McRib will also be available to order through the company’s delivery service, McDelivery, and Uber Eats. Customers can also use the …

Suburban woman helps land helicopter, survives crash after pilot passes out

**Embargo: Chicago, Ill.** A southwest suburban woman who was on her first helicopter flight helped land the helicopter when the pilot blacked out—and helped saved the lives of her fiance and the pilot. × Suburban woman helps land helicopter, survives crash after pilot passes out **Embargo: Chicago, Ill.** A southwest suburban woman who was on her …

Trade your losing Mega Millions ticket for a free slice of pizza!

× Trade your losing Mega Millions ticket for a free slice of pizza! RICHMOND, Va. — Thousands of people every minute are buying tickets to Tuesday night’s $1.6 billion Mega Millions drawing. But not everyone can win, right? Just because you can’t bring home the billion, does not mean you’re a total loser. Villa Italian Kitchen, …

Dominion Energy Charity Classic

Please enable Javascript to watch this video RICHMOND, Va. – The Dominion Energy Charity Classic is taking place at the Country Club of Virginia on the James River Course and it will run through Sunday, October 21st. Proceeds from the PGA Tour will benefit Virginia Values Veterans, which creates employment opportunities for transitioning military service members, and …