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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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42 min ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Farm Fresh to host second midnight sale

The special sale events, which run from midnight to 6 a.m., celebrate remodeling projects underway at many Hampton Roads stores.

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3 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Hampton University administrators visit China ahead of exchange program | Education notebook

Earlier this month two senior Hampton University administrators visited China as part of a group of historically black colleges and universities to promote cultural and academic exchange.

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7 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Thomas Fauntleroy, the last of the original Unifics, talks about why he stopped performing

When Al Johnson died last fall, it left a hole in the Unifics, the soul vocal group Johnson founded as a student at Howard University in the 1960s.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Bryan Shaffer

According to the Newport News Police Department, officers were called to the 600 block of Daniel Drive around 4 a.m. Sunday.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Rebuilt James River Fishing Pier in Newport News to maintain most of its length

The reconstructed James River Fishing Pier will likely maintain a length close to its origial 3,000 feet, instead of being shortened to 1,250 feet, as previously planned.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

New police precinct in the works for Southeast Newport News

The Southeast community of Newport News could get a new police precinct, if the city purchases a $7 million building it originally planned to lease.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

TNCC-led shipyard training program touts success

A new collaboration between Virginia community colleges and Newport News Shipbuilding is being touted as a success after yielding 363 jobs for Hampton Roads residents.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Dog mauling cat caught on camera in Newport News

A Newport News man was arrested after he allegedly let his dog maul a stray cat Saturday night.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News firefighters on scene of house fire near Hidenwood Elementary

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SeacoastOnline

U.S. sending dirty coal abroad

A large pile of coal sits in front of train cars carrying coal at Dominion Terminal Associates' coal terminal in Newport News, Va.

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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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