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According to The National Institute on Drug Abuse, when a person takes an opiate it activates the brain's reward system.
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Two people were taken to the hospital Tuesday for injuries sustained in an afternoon house fire.
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Finding a stash of adult viewing materials belonging to a partner can be shocking and it has the potential to damage the relationship if the issue is not handled correctly.
8 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
In this file photo taken Dec. 14, 2010, Family Dollar employee Pamela Ramos, left, assists John Conner with a purchase at a store in Waco, Texas.
11 hrs ago | FirstCoastNews
Navy: Fire reported aboard USS Hue City on firstcoastnews.com: http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/local/military/2014/04/15/fire-aboard-uss-hue-city/7739429/ An SH-60 Seahawk helicopter lands on the fantail of Ticonderoga-class cruiser USS Hue City in the Atlantic Ocean April 3, 2007.
Driving a test pile Long before actual construction on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel began in September 1960, engineers conducted months of test borings to determine the soil conditions along the crossing's route.
THE UNKNOWN KNOWN Academy Award winning director Errol Morris offers a portrait of Donald Rumsfeld, one of the key architects of the Iraq War, and a larger-than-life character who provoked equal levels of fury and adulation from the American public.
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is making the move from Norfolk to Hampton today, and that means it's time for the annual spectacle of the elephants and other animals walking from the train to the Hampton Coliseum .
The forum, called "Norfolk's Coal Dust Blues," is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday at the Webb Center at Old Dominion University.
The family of cab driver found unconscious Sunday said someone attacked him while he was delivering a cab fare in Colington Harbour.
Police arrested a 23-year-old man from Norfolk, Va., early Sunday morning after he allegedly sexually assaulted a woman in the Ala Moana area, according to police records.
During his first three months as state Secretary of Transportation, Aubrey Layne has criss-crossed the commonwealth and established offices in four localities, not including his office in Richmond.
Lon Wagner presents the 50-year-old paper given to him by his father, a Coast Guardsman in 1964 who welcomed the bridge-tunnel because it made it easier to visit his future wife on the Eastern Shore.
Matt Paddock removes a plant from The Plot in downtown Norfolk in preparation for its move to the arts district on Saturday, April 12, 2014.
A wreath was laid by the burial site and guests from the local area, national supporters, and international representatives attended.