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4 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News
Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, America's tall ship and seagoing classroom for future officers in training, is scheduled to be open for tours Saturday at Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown.
8 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth
Portsmouth firefighters were called to a working fire in the 2300 block of Elm Ave. just after 4 a.m. Tuesday.
8 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk
The firefight caused several roads in the area to be closed: Elm Avenue at Gilmerton Avenue, Elm Avenue at Palmer Street and in the 2300 block of Elm Avenue, where the fire is burning.
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Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads was notified by Paradise Ocean Club in Hampton that two men were overdue to return with a jet ski.
The Coast Guard rescued three people Sunday after their jet ski overturned and floated away a mile east of Fort Monroe on Thimble Shoal, according to Coast Guard officials.
Three people were rescued Sunday after their jet ski overturned and floated away a mile east of Fort Monroe on Thimble Shoal, Coast Guard officials said.
A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean CHINCOTEAGUE, Va.
PORTSMOUTH, Va- The Coast Guard received a notification around 2:40 this afternoon about a single-engine Cessna plane that failed to land at Manassas Regional Airport.
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.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 09:28 am
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