Will Armbruster, 8News WRIC Richmond

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8News WRIC Richmond

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Past articles by Will:

Alabama bill would fine people for smoking in cars carrying children

The bill by Rep. Rolanda Hollis would make it illegal to smoke tobacco in a car when a child aged 14 or younger is present. Violators would be fined $100. → Read More

Report: Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash that left no survivors

Former Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant has died after the helicopter he was in crashed on a hillside in the Calabasas area on Sunday morning, officials told Variety. → Read More

Authorities warn of TikTok viral video challenge that’s causing fires

“It doesn’t take much to be electrocuted, fatally electrocuted just by an outlet in a wall socket,” Plymouth Fire Department Chief Ed Bradley said. → Read More

Lawmaker introduces ‘My smoking hot wife’ to legislature

The opening day of the legislative session in Missouri is full of pomp and circumstance. → Read More

Year in Review: What made headlines in Central Virginia

Before we ring in the New Year, 8News is taking a look back at the storylines that garnered the most attention in Central Virginia in 2019. → Read More

VIDEO: Reports from up-and-down the East Coast as Dorian approaches

Tropical storm conditions moves along portions of the northeastern coast of Florida as Dorian continues to make its slow trek toward the U.S. → Read More

33 bodies from California boat fire recovered, 1 missing

Thirty-three bodies of victims from a scuba diving boat fire off Southern California have been recovered and one was still missing on Wednesday, authorities said. → Read More

Woman wanted for using counterfeit $100 bills at several businesses

Authorities need help identifying a woman suspected of using counterfeit money at several stores in South Hill. → Read More

Walmart pulls violent game displays; no change on gun sales

Walmart is removing from its stores nationwide signs, displays or videos that depict violence following a mass shooting at one of its stores in Texas, though it has not changed its policy on gun sales. → Read More

RPD: Man loses eye after paintball attack in Gilpin Court

A 19-year-old has been charged with malicious wounding after he allegedly shot a man repeatedly with a paintball gun in Gilpin Court last week. → Read More

16 Marines charged with human smuggling, drug offenses

Military officials have arrested 16 Marines following an investigation into human smuggling. → Read More

AAA responding to thousands of heat-related calls for service

The current heatwave doesn't just have us humans sweating, but our cars are struggling to stay cool, too. Roadside responders say they're encountering more calls for dead batteries and other heat-related issues on the road. → Read More

Richmond Ambulance Authority demonstrates how quickly temperatures can rise inside hot car

As they continue investigating the death of a 10-month-old baby who died in a hot car on Tuesday, police and first responders are reminding the public how easily it can happen to anyone. → Read More

Sheriff: ‘Combative’ burglary suspect tased after pointing gun at deputies

A burglary suspect had to be tased by deputies after he pointed a gun at them while resisting arrest in New Kent County, according to a release from the sheriff’s office. → Read More

Man survives plunge over Niagara Falls

The Niagara Parks Police Service says a man was swept over the Horseshoe Falls. → Read More

Politician says controversial rape comment online taken out of context

A Virginia State Senator is receiving backlash for comments she made online this week. → Read More

Water main break disrupts service to 100 homes in Chesterfield neighborhood

A water main break is disrupting service to approximately 100 homes in a Chesterfield County neighborhood. → Read More

Texas governor signs bill requiring mental health curriculum in public schools

Governor Greg Abbott signed House Bill 18, an omnibus bill meant to get more mental health services to students in Texas public schools. . News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and beyond. → Read More

VIDEO: Richmond crews working to repair water main break in Scott's Addition

A water main break in Scott's Addition is impacting service to some residents. . News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and beyond. → Read More

Flying Squirrels' prospect Logan Webb suspended 80 games for PED use

Richmond Flying Squirrels pitching prospect Logan Webb has been suspended 80 games after he tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance. . News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and beyond. → Read More