RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted three Virginia men accused of plotting to shoot up or bomb synagogues and black churches. The Richmond-area men were originally charged last month. A federal magistrate found probable cause to send the case to a grand jury, which returned a three-count indictment Tuesday. Court records … Continue reading

New electric car charging station opens in Richmond
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New electric car charging station opens in Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Richmond’s Main Street Station parking lot is now home to an electric car charging station. The Richmond Times-Dispatch ( reports that the city’s first DC Fast Charging Electric Vehicle Charging Station has opened. Michael Phillips of Virginia Clean Cities says the station can boost a battery to 80 percent of its … Continue reading

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Disaster loans available to homes, businesses in SW Va.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Federal disaster loans are available to southwest Virginia homeowners, businesses and nonprofit organizations hit by severe weather in February. The Virginia Department of Emergency Management says the U.S. Small Business Administration approved the low-interest loans at the request of Gov. Terry McAuliffe. McAuliffe says two dozen homes and businesses in Wise … Continue reading