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2 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
A 79-year-old North Carolina man died in Newport News Friday when equipment from a flatbed truck fell on top of him, officials said.
2 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth
Two trucks pulling onto Jefferson Avenue, in the 800 block, near 12th Street, were involved in the incident, just before 2:20 p.m., according to Holly McPherson with Newport News police.
2 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control provided the latest stats on the top-selling liquor brands at 62 stores in Hampton Roads during this past fiscal year .
5 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire
Huntington Ingalls Industries is pleased to announce that the Legacy Management Support Team of the company's subsidiary, The S.M. Stoller Corp., was awarded the Superior Star Award by the Department of Energy.
11 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth
At 6 a.m., the trooper tried to pull over a vehicle on Interstate 64 in Newport News for a traffic violation, but the driver refused to stop.
Around 12:15 a.m., officers were dispatched to the Comfort Inn & Suites along J Clyde Morris Boulevard for a report of a commercial robbery, according to Holly McPherson with the Newport News Police Department.
A U.S. Navy sailor was acquitted Wednesday of taking part in the killing of a local strip club owner earlier this year.
Two boats sunk at the city-owned Menchville Marina between Wednesday and Thursday after onboard water-removal pumps apparently stopped working or were moved off the vessels.
Newport News police arrested a man Thursday who is suspected of killing a man during a fight this past weekend.
A man has turned himself in after being charged with felony child abuse of a 6-year-old, police tell NewsChannel 3. On Thursday, August 21, medical personnel at a local hospital saw what they believed to be signs of abuse to a 6-year-old boy who had been brought into the emergency room by his mother's boyfriend, Eric Sellers, in Newport News.
The Virginia Citizen's Defense League is hosting a family-style picnic in the Newport News City Park on September 7, 2014.
Hampton Roads based TowneBank announced today that its Board of Directors on August 27, 2014 declared its third-quarter shareholder cash dividend of $0.11 per common share payable on October 10, 2014 to shareholders of record on September 26, 2014.
Police are looking for two men who attempted to steal $125 in steaks from a Newport News Food Lion.
Start-up PEOPLExpress will begin twice a week non-stop service between New Orleans and the airline's hub at the Newport News/Williamsburg, VA airport.
More than 20 people, mostly transportation officials, attended the Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Committee's first community meeting at Poquoson High School.
He didn't hear any argument Wednesday during a tour of The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding , which trains workers to build nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and submarines that form the backbone of the U.S. Navy fleet.
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Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 03:43 pm
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