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VPM Daily Newscast: Jan. 29, 2024

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VPM Daily Newscast

The VPM Daily Newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Episodes are recorded the night before.

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Here’s a recap of the top stories on the morning of Jan. 29, 2024:   

Virginia lawmaker seeks to rein in police lies during interrogation
Reported by VPM News’ Ben Paviour

Del. Jackie Glass’ bill was prompted by five cases in Virginia Beach in which police forged forensic science reports and used them to question suspects.

GRTC narrows search for permanent transfer hub
Reported by VPM News’ Ian M. Stewart

The list of potential sites for a permanent downtown transit hub has been whittled down to five.

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