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Woman injured in hit and run near Forest Hill Park

Incident occurred around around 2:00 AM Thursday.

Laptop stolen from car on W. Franklin

The laptop was left in plain site while the car was unattended.

Senate votes to ban smoking in cars with kids

The Senate today passed a bill that prohibits smoking in a vehicle when a child under 15 is present.

Photo of the day: Misfits

RVANews picture of the day.

Florida vs. Virginia: comparing self-defense laws

The death of Trayvon Martin sparked controversy and discussion about Florida’s so-called “Stand Your Ground” self-defense rule. We spoke with two local criminal defense attorneys to talk about the differences (and similarities) between the self-defense provisions afforded by both Florida and Virginia law.