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Crews with the Elizabeth River Tunnels Project team and the Virginia Department of Transportation will close the Downtown Tunnel in coming months during rehabilitation work.
A U.S. Navy sailor was acquitted Wednesday of taking part in the killing of a local strip club owner earlier this year.
Around 4:15 p.m., a 911 caller reported a person was robbed at gunpoint near the Super Value Inn Hotel on London Boulevard, according to Sgt.
The Chesapeake sheriff is moving inmates out of the city jail, but not because they're being released.
With just a couple of months before election day in November, every day and dollar spent campaigning is important.
The aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower moved from Dry Dock 8 to pier 42/43 at Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, Virginia, yesterday.
The European Commission said on Wednesday it would launch an EU version of Italy's sea rescue operation to help it deal with the droves of migrants crossing the Mediterranean in crowded boats from North Africa, something Italy has repeatedly called for.
Today in U.S. Naval History - August 27 1917 - Squadron of minesweepers departs U.S. for service off France 1944 - USS Stingray lands men and supplies on Luzon, Philippines to support guerilla operations against the Japanese.
Shoppers with military identification can get 10 percent off of their entire purchase at Farm Fresh stores on Monday, Sept.
Shirley Ann Cohoon-Eaton, 79, of Fredericksburg peacefully passed away in her home on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, early in the morning.
Graves at the Mount Calvary cemetery in Portsmouth, Va., are seen broken and sunk into the ground Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013.
Woodrow Wilson High School Principal Timothy Johnson is also in charge of the EXCEL Campus for both high school and adult students.
Green Clean Auto Wash owner, Shaun Everett, said his business on N. Military Highway was vandalized around two in the morning on Saturday, August 16. That evening, Everett said someone broke into three other locations of his in Virginia Beach and Portsmouth.
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Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:53 am
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