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  1. Water storage tanks coming down in HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Two almost 100-year-old water storage tanks will be taken down soon by The Waterworks Department, which is owned by the City of Newport News. Waterworks said the Phoebus tank has been out of service since 2014 and the Fox Hill tank has been out of service for six months.

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  2. "Hidden Figures" author Margot Lee Shetterly to give talk at Hampton History MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The film based on events that happened in our very own backyard took Hollywood by storm, and now the author of the book it was based on is coming home to discuss the impact of her work. Hampton native Margo Lee Shetterly will give a talk at the Hampton History Museum on December 20 at 12 p.m. to reflect on all that's happened since she published the New York Times bestseller Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race.

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  3. New IMAX movie and gifts for the holidays from VA Air & Space on Coast LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Virginia Air & Space Center Gift Store is now online, and Aircraft Carrier 3D is now playing.

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  4. Girl critically injured in Hampton shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Detectives with the Hampton Police Division are investigating a shooting in the 2500 block of Laguard Drive that left a 12-year-old girl injured Tuesday.

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  5. Family of missing Hampton mother and infant to speak with mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Keir Johnson, 34, and her daughter Chloe, were last seen April 30 driving a 2017 black Kia Optima in the 1900 block of Hastings Drive in Hampton. Virginia AMBER Alert guidelines state that AMBER Alerts are to remain active for 12 hours unless there are extenuating circumstances.

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  6. Motorcyclist dies from injuries sustained in Hampton crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Officials say a 2012 Dodge SUV was travelling eastbound on Cunningham Drive and tried to make a left turn into the parking lot of the Coliseum Crossing Shopping Center. As the SUV was turning, a 2005 Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle hit the back right passenger side of the turning vehicle.

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  7. Newport News Police investigating double shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Two people were injured after a shooting in the area of 28th Street and Roanoke Avenue in Newport News Thursday night. Dispatchers received the call at 9:41 p.m. Police arrived at the scene and found two victims suffering from gunshot wounds.

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  8. Newport News man sentenced to 12 years for August 2016 carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A Newport News man was sentenced Wednesday to serve 12 years in prison for the August 2016 carjacking of a man in a Newport News hotel parking lot. Court documents say 21-year-old Adrian Boggs approached the victim's car and asked to borrow his cell phone.

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  9. Man found shot to death in Hampton apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    At 11:45 p.m. Police were called to a shooting at the LaSalle Gardens apartment complex in the 800 block of LaSalle Avenue, according to police. Anyone with information that will assist police is encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 757-727-6111 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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  10. Man sentenced for armed robbery of Hampton pizza restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A Newport News man was sentenced Monday to 16 1/2 years in prison for the armed robbery of Ricco's Pizza in Hampton. Court documents say 55-year-old Brian Gale robbed Ricco's Pizza on July 3, 2016.

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  11. Newport News inmate dies on work releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Stanback, Jr. was given CPR until paramedics arrived at the scene. He was taken to Sentara CarePlex in Hampton, where he later died.

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  12. 15-year-old girl injured in Hampton shootingRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 22 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Hampton Police are investigating after a teenage girl was shot Tuesday night in the area of Seldondale Drive and West Mercury Boulevard. When officers arrived, they found the 15-year-old girl suffering from a single gunshot wound.

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  13. City of Hampton adopts new program to help Juvenile offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    HAMPTON Va.- The city of Hampton has adopted a new program with the hopes of making important information on juvenile offenders easier to share. State laws prohibited sharing information about juvenile offenders between agencies, now the program, Serious Habitual Offender Comprehensive Action Program will fix that.

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  14. Man sentenced for armed robberies of Tidewater businessesRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Jerrod Pemberton of Newport News has been sentenced to 34 years in prison for his role in five armed robberies of Tidewater businesses. The 21-year-old, along with his co-conspirator Olandjuwan Beale, 21, and a third co-defendant Caron Walker, planned and executed five commercial robberies in Newport News and Hampton, say federal authorities with the Justice Department.

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  15. Police investigate shooting in HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Police say that the shooting occurred at the corner of LaSalle Avenue and West Mercury Blvd., and that when they responded to the hospital were told that the man submitted was shot multiple times. The exact motive and circumstances surrounding this incident remain under investigation, and police do not have a suspect at this time.

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  16. The 6th Annual Phoebus Holiday Illumination returns to HamptonRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 16 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    In addition to a special holiday tree lighting at 8 p.m., guests will enjoy a variety of holiday-themed crafts, food and music.

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  17. Firefighters in Hampton respond to multiple house firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The first fire was at the 700 block of East Little Creek Rd. and the second was on the 4700 block of Threechopt Rd. Four people at the fire on East Little Creek were displaced from their home as a result of an appliance failure, and one was displaced at the fire on Thrrechopt because of careless cooking.

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  18. The Locker Room Show | November 10Read the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    In this week's edition of the award-winning Locker Room show, Adam Winkler and Mitch Brown take you around Hampton Roads for week one of the VHSL football playoffs. Each and every one of our 36 area playoff teams are covered during the show.

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  19. 2,000-gallons of fuel spilled in HamptonRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Dispatchers say they received the call just before 5:30 a.m about a fuel spill in the 3400 block of Victoria Boulevard in Hampton.

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  20. Behind the scenes with MTV's Catfish in HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Hosts Nev Schulman and Max Joseph sat down with News 3 to share their experiences from the show's first six seasons. Tune in Thursday night to News 3 at 11 to see our exclusive interviews with Nev and Max.

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