In Today's News

Wednesday, November 22

VCU physicist leads team in developing revolutionary imaging of DNA mutations

Virginia Commonwealth University physicist Jason Reed, Ph.D., and his team have developed a nanomapping technology that could help with the way genetic mutations will be diagnosed and discovered. They published their results on Tuesday.

Richmond Thanksgiving travelers will not have to worry about weather in Virginia

The weather in Virginia will stay calm and cold for the Thanksgiving holiday, but areas around the country will be affected by showers. No wintery weather will make it down to Virginia as the snow is staying in the Great Lakes, the mountains of New England and northern Rockies.

Richmond Regional Police Stable continues to look for new home

Richmond Regional Police Stable is searching for a new home that would house horses from the Richmond Police Department, the Virginia Division of Capitol Police and Virginia Commonwealth University Police. The RPD is the only department that currently has horses. The committee pursuing the new barn is looking for space that would house 10 to 12 horses.

President Trump supports Roy Moore in Alabama Senate race

President Trump has lent his support for Roy Moore despite the sexual misconduct allegations against him on Tuesday. Trump has criticized Democrat Doug Jones and also said, “We don’t need a liberal person in there, a Democrat.” Many Republicans have called for Moore to step down including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

VCU dominates Cal in Maui Invitational

VCU lead by as many as 26 points in route to an 83-69 win. VCU Sophomore De’Riante Jenkins led all scorers with 27 points on 11 of 15 shooting.

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Our news updates are written by Mary Lee Clark, Tyler Hammel, Jack Laudano, Hannah Parker, and Julie Rothey. Julie Rothey records our broadcasted updates. The music in our updates is "Mario Bava Sleeps In a Little Later Than He Expected To" by Chris Zabriskie, available at the Free Music Archive.