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An employee was stabbed several times by a co-worker at Smithfield Packing early Thursday morning, a police spokesman said.
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1 hr ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
Police are searching for a Newport News man after he allegedly stabbed his coworker following a workplace dispute early Thursday morning.
2 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Construction workers continue pawing over an animal shelter Peninsula officials hoped would be filled with cats and dogs nearly four months ago.
The centers, open to workers and their families, will offer primary care, an on-site pharmacy and lab services, said Bill Ermatinger, corporate vice president and chief human resources officer.
Drivers who daily squeeze into a single lane driving eastbound on Fort Eustis Boulevard west of Interstate 64 will shortly have more driving room.
A swimming advisory has been issued for Hilton Park Beach in Newport News. The Peninsula Health District issued the warning after high levels of bacteria were found in the water in tests conducted on July 8. Signs are posted that say "Warning swimmers - bacteria levels do not meet state water quality standards, swimming not advised until further ... (more)
Sgt. Randal Bailey with the Newport News Police Department told WAVY.com officers responded to the Liquid Blue Gentleman's Club located at 606 Dresden Dr. just after 1 a.m. after hearing several gunshots.
Virginia recorded eight fatal highway crashes over the July 4th holiday, up from the seven recorded during last year's Independence Day.
Mayor McKinley Price kicked off his second term with a promise that he and the City Council will make reducing violence and crime across Newport News a top priority.
Newport News and Virginia State Police are looking for two men who allegedly stole a car in Hampton and crashed it along the interstate, a state police spokeswoman said.
A judge's recent decision to deny DNA testing in a murder conviction might be the end of the road for a man who has argued his innocence for 20 years.
The incident was reported to have happened just before 2 a.m. at the store at 9903 Jefferson Avenue, police spokeswoman Holly McPherson said.
A Hampton police officer who won her job back through a grievance panel decision last month has been told she can no longer testify in court during criminal prosecutions, sharply limiting her law enforcement duties.
The city is proposing new regulations - and a new fee - for food trucks and street vendors, aiming to end the practice of people parking their trucks for long periods to make sure they don't lose their usual spot.
Sometime this year -- with turmoil in the Middle East at a fever pitch -- the US Navy plans to deploy a new laser weapon aboard the USS Ponce, a naval vessel that has been assigned to engage in "war exercises" off the coast of Iran.
After a year of updating and renovating, Craft 60 Ale House is sporting a classier look and a more upscale menu.
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Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 04:42 am
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