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VPM Daily Newscast: May 1, 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 May 1, 2024:   

How Virginia politicians are responding to college antiwar protests 
Reported by VPM News’ Jahd Khalil, Megan Pauly, VPM News

More than 100 antiwar protesters have been arrested at colleges in the commonwealth.

Antiwar protest at VCU ends in multiple arrests
Reported by VPM News’ Jahd Khalil, Megan Pauly, Shaban Athuman, Dawnthea M. Price Lisco

The school said 13 people were arrested and charged with unlawful assembly, trespassing.

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