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To our men and women who protect and serve our country, we salute you and will never forget… A man who lays down his life for another  is to be honored.   Please join in on some events to salute veterans in Richmond and across Virginia this week and weekend at www.virginia.org/veteransday        

Dylann Roof was also indicted of killing someone while obstructing religious freedom, a charge eligible for the death penalty after the attack on Mother Emanuel AME Church.

Today is Dr Martin Luther King JR Day across the nation. On this Federal and state holiday Americans are reminded to reflect on the life and legacy of non-violence and justice. Volunteers are urged to find ways to help their communities. The King Center in Atlanta, GA is urging organizations and individuals around the world to […]

GRASP (GReat Aspirations Scholarship Program, Inc), a non-profit educational organization, will provide free assistance, by appointment, in completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) on two Saturdays at the Richmond Public Main Library. The Saturdays are January 25 and February 22, 2014 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. The library is located at […]

  Friday, January 24 is arraignment day for past governor Bob McDonnell and wife Maureen. On Tuesday, the McDonnells were indicted on 14 counts each concerning a gift giving scandal. U.S. Magistrate Judge David Novak Wednesday denied their motion to delay their initial appearance. McDonnell’s attorneys sought the delay for Friday, January 31 because they […]

Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and wife Maureen have been on indicted federal charges approximately 9-days after leaving office. The  forty plus pages 14-count indictment alledges that McDonnell and wife Maureen accepted expensive gifts and loans in the corruption scandal. The former first couple of Virginia are charged with illegally accepting gifts, expensive vacations and […]

Actor Wesley Snipes, 50, is a free man. Snipes was released from federal prison where he was sentenced to three years on tax charges. Snipes was sent to prison in 2010 for refusal to pay his 1999, 2000 and 2001 tax returns. However, Snipes was acquitted on felony tax fraud and conspiracy charges.  According to […]

VIA WIKIPEDIA: Veterans Day is an annual American holiday honoring military veterans. Both a federal holiday and a state holiday in all states, it is usually observed on November 11. History of Veteran’s Day: U.S. President Woodrow Wilson first proclaimed an Armistice Day for November 11, 1919. The United States Congress passed a concurrent resolution […]

Obama for America has released a new video on Women’s Health Security. President Obama continues to stand for women’s rights, and thanks to his landmark health reforms, women across America now have access to important preventive health care without paying additional dollars for services. President Obama’s opponent for president Mitt Romney said  he wants to […]

    The Federal Government Takes Action on Radon Gas to Prevent Lung Cancer Deaths in 2011.  October 17th – 24th is Radon Awareness Week October 17-24 is Federal Radon Action Week according to The Surgeon General.  Health agencies throughout the United States have joined forces to promote awareness of the leading cause of lung […]

Former NFL player and current Flint Northwestern coach Andre Rison has been indicted by a federal grand jury in a child-support case in Arizona. The indictment accuses Rison, 44, of failing to pay more than $10,000 between August 2008 and last month. A federal court has jurisdiction because Rison now lives in Mt. Morris, Michigan […]

If you’re about to lose your home to foreclosure there’s money to help you, but you’ve got to act quickly. The federal government is once again trying to help out homeowners. The Feds are kicking into high gear a zero interest loan program for qualifying homeowners. Housing and Urban Development wants to give money to […]