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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 $174,000 which is roughly $108/per square foot. More Newport News information.

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2 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

Equipment falls from flatbed truck in Newport News killing North Carolina man

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.

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2 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Man crushed by metal dies in Newport News

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.

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2 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Pictures: Top Ten Best-Selling Liquors in Hampton Roads

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 .

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5 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

The S.M. Stoller Corp. Receives Department of Energy's Superior Star Award

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.

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11 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Trooper seriously injured in Newport News pursuit

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.

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15 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Hampton looks for more math teachers

As the clock winds down to the start of the school year, Hampton City Schools needs seven more math teachers.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Detectives seek identity of motel robbery suspects

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.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

U.S. Navy sailor acquitted in killing of Newport News strip club owner

A U.S. Navy sailor was acquitted Wednesday of taking part in the killing of a local strip club owner earlier this year.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Boats sink at Menchville Marina

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.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Man arrested, suspected of killing man during fight

Newport News police arrested a man Thursday who is suspected of killing a man during a fight this past weekend.

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WTKR-TV Norfolk

Newport News man charged with abuse of 6-year-old boy

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.

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Virginia Citizens Defense League Public Picnic in Newport News on September 7th 2014

The Virginia Citizen's Defense League is hosting a family-style picnic in the Newport News City Park on September 7, 2014.

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GlobeNewswire

TowneBank Announces Quarterly Cash Dividends

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.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Police: Two men try to steal steaks from Newport News Food Lion

Police are looking for two men who attempted to steal $125 in steaks from a Newport News Food Lion.

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PEOPLExpress Begins Service From New Orleans Airport

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.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Peninsula area students make gains in math SOL scores, reflecting state trend

Students in Hampton Roads schools made progress in math on annual state Standards of Learning tests, according to data released Wednesday, while the pass rates in reading and writing dipped slightly.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

HRTAC launches first community meeting at Poquoson High School

More than 20 people, mostly transportation officials, attended the Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Committee's first community meeting at Poquoson High School.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Kaine visits NN Apprentice 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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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Dwight Yoakam is coming to town | Popcorn

Dwight Yoakam, the best of the contemporary country sings in the big hats and blue jeans, will be coming to the Ferguson Center in Newport News , the venue announced on Wednesday morning.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Police stop Caribbean festival in Hampton over security concerns

The organizers of the Caribbean Food & Music Festival, scheduled for Sunday at Buckroe Beach in Hampton , were disappointed to learn that the event had been shut down by police due to issues of security and parking.

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