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1 hr ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
A Christian anti-war protest at Langley Air Force Base last week, part of a weeklong set of demonstrations in the region, led to charges against two people accused of blocking the entrance to the base.
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"Last year at this time we had seven homicides," said Sgt.Jason Price. "This year we've had one, so working with the community is paying off."
5 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Holding a wireless microphone that can't seem to stay on, Ryan Taylor-Fontes, looked down and lamented "these never seem to work."
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The festival's overview : " Iverson is the ultimate legacy of NBA legend Allen Iverson, who rose from a childhood of crushing poverty in Hampton, Virginia, to become an 11-time NBA All-Star and universally recognized icon of his sport.
Blood on a large knife found outside a Newport News hotel three years ago matches the blood of a 58-year-old man found dead in Hampton earlier that day, a forensic expert testified at a murder trial Wednesday.
A barely 5-month-old Peninsula startup plans to debut its "missed call" subscriber platform for free text-message updates during the World Cup in Brazil in June.
At some point in the next year to 18 months, you may spot some reeds poking up along the western shore of Coliseum Lake - an early sign of an intensifying effort to keep rain from washing fish-, crab- and oyster-killing muck into the Chesapeake Bay.
A prominent winter-month shelter is short on funds, and the Newport News City Council on Tuesday left themselves the option of aiding the program.
More than 75 Hampton Roads restaurants, including several on the Peninsula, are participating in this week's Dining Out For Life.
A father and son team whose life work is restoring and refurbishing amusement park rides has finished replacing pieces on the downtown carousel.
Two people were hospitalized and nine were displaced after a fire in Hampton Saturday afternoon, according to a Hampton fire official.
Following a panic alarm activated just after 9:30 a.m., officers arrived at Bayport Credit Union in the 2300 block of Cunningham Drive, where they said a man gave a teller a note demanding money, according to a Hampton Police Division news release.
Looking for something to do this weekend? There's plenty to choose from around the region, but we will make a few suggestions: The International Children's Festival will be at Mill Point Park in Hampton on Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The festival celebrates the food and culture of the countries of the world, and there is no admission charge.