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Newport News, Virginia is located in Newport News County. Zip codes in Newport News, VA include 23628, 23603, and 23605. The median home price in Newport News is $174,900 which is roughly $107/per square foot. More Newport News information.

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3 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

Climate change strategy called a shell game

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's energy leftovers to other parts of the world - where they create even more pollution.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, JULY 28, 2014, AT 12:01 A.M. AND THEREAFTER - In this May 22, 2014, photo, the Kinder Morgan coal terminal is reflected in a pond at the adjacent Dominion Terminal Associates' coal terminal in Newport News, Va.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Crews battle extreme heat at Newport News house fire

Chief Stephen Pincus with the Newport News Fire Department said that the house had a significant amount of belongings inside it which created a challenge for firefighters working to extinguish the flames.

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WTKR-TV Norfolk

Crews battle house fire in Newport News

Newport News, Va.- The Fire Department is on the scene of a house fire in the 400 block of Ashton Green Blvd. in the northern section of Denbigh.

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CBS News

a Passage: The happiest and unhappiest cities

A new study by the National Bureau of Economic Research has used CDC data to estimate the relative happiness of every metropolitan area with more than one million people.

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The Raw Story

'Happiness' is a place called Charlottesville, Virginia, a new study reveals

A new study has named Thomas Jefferson's home town the feelgood capital of the US, but residents say that just means liberal values and a sense of community To the residents of Charlottesville, it is a fitting coincidence that Thomas Jefferson, principal drafter of the Declaration of Independence that installed "Life, liberty and the pursuit of ... (more)

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Virginia telemedicine offering more remote health care solutions | With Video

From a desktop computer at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News or from a laptop on the third floor of his home, Riverside psychiatrist Anthony Caterine can treat geriatric patients at nine far-flung locations.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Feedback: James Garner, derailment, Hampton school raises and more

Steve, Poquoson: Thanks for the James Garner editorial obituary. It was the only write-up of the many I've seen that came right out and said that Garner's Jim Rockford "was among the greatest of all TV characters."

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WTKR-TV Norfolk

Child in Newport News in need of donations to help pay for medical treatments

Newport News, Va.- A car wash was held at Hoss's Deli Saturday afternoon to raise money for four year old, Cole Terrill's medical expenses.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

David Nicholson: Ferguson Center adds eight performances

Ferguson Center for the Arts has added seven new artists to its 2014-2015 season, including drummer Jae Sinnett and the Virginia Symphony, Gipsy Kings and the Baltimore Symphony.

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Find Hampton Roads mowers to cut your grass with Mowz smartphone app...

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 25--Want to push a button on your smartphone to get your grass cut? You can when the Mowz app launches in Hampton Roads on Monday.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News officer uses medical training, kit to help shooting victim | With Video

Newport News police officer Brendon Walzak discusses using a tourniquet on a shooting victim when responding to the July 21 shooting on Newsome Drive.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News lawyer, husband deny they were running illegal gambling operation

A Newport News couple charged with running an illegal gambling operation said Thursday they did nothing of the kind - they simply had friends over to play some poker.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Pictures: Poetry at PFAC

Marie Gardner, from Newport News, listens intently to a reading at the poetry night held at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center .

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Travel club plans fall wine and cider tour | The Dish

During the daylong bus trip, guests will tour two Virginia wineries, Cardinal Point and Delfosse, and two cideries, Bold Rock Hard Cider and Albermarle Ciderworks.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Newport News mother charged after children found alone in car

Police say Shirlean Whichard's children were in a car at the Wal-Mart on Jefferson Avenue near Mercury Boulevard on Thursday afternoon.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Fire, smoke damage two Newport News businesses

Crews were called to 606 Denbigh Blvd. after a passerby reported smoke coming from the Counseling Center, LLC around 4:40 a.m., Battalion Chief Stephen Pincus told WVEC.com.

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Business Journal

Is Raleigh-Durham one of the happiest areas in the U.S.?

The Raleigh-Durham area is No. 4 on a list of the happiest metro areas in the U.S. with population of more than 1 million, according to a study at the University of British Columbia .

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News firefighters extinguish blaze at Denbigh Professional Park

Police and firefighters responded to the blaze at about 4:47 a.m. and saw smoke coming from the building, according to Newport News Fire Department Capt.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Bonsai Pipe and Tobacco owner sentenced for drug conspiracy

A federal judge sentenced 35-year-old Salvatore Lopiccolo of Newport News to nearly five years in prison and three years of supervised release.

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