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VPM Daily Newscast: Feb. 27, 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 Feb. 27, 2024:

Nonprofits work to address secondary effects of poverty
Reported by VPM News’ Keyris Manzanares

Research stretching back to the 1960s shows that trying to survive on income below the poverty level can result in stress, anxiety and social isolation.

A sailor recently based in Hampton Roads charged with espionage
Reported by WHRO News’ Steve Walsh

Chief Petty Officer Bryce Pedicini is in San Diego awaiting court martial on 21 counts related to espionage and mishandling of classified information. This is the third espionage case the Navy's brought in the past year.

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