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  1. Hampton woman charged with threatening to burn courthouse in Newport NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Virginian-Pilot

    The woman was leaving the courthouse after a hearing on a petty larceny charge on Thursday when someone said she threatened to burn the facility located at 2500 Washington Ave., according to a fire department news release. Shavar Nicole Mitchell was arrested Friday and charged with one count of threatening to burn, the release says.

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  2. Pedestrian killed in York County crash this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Virginian-Pilot

    Sara Beth Reissig, 28, of Newport News, walked into the southbound lanes of Hampton Highway, north of Victory Boulevard, about 2:45 a.m. and was struck by a 2002 Chevrolet Impala, according to a Virginia State Police news release. She was taken to Riverside Regional Medical Center, where she later died of her injuries.

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  3. Newport News police investigating deaths of 16-, 20-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Virginian-Pilot

    Shortly before 5:45 p.m., police were called to the 5900 block of Wickham Ave., Officer Holly McPherson, a department spokeswoman, said in a news release. When they arrived, she said, they found the bodies.

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  4. Local labor leaders want crackdown on employee misclassificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Virginian-Pilot

    It's a 17-letter word that reeks of bureaucracy and conjures images of papers filed in the wrong folder, never to be found again. But it has attracted growing attention as a workplace problem with rippling financial consequences.

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  5. Roundup | Mack's big attack fuels Norview's rout of G. BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Quarterback Darriel Mack threw for 425 yards and four touchdowns while rushing for 84 yards and another score in his varsity debut Friday night. Key stats: N-Mack 22-30-0, 425 yards, 4 TDs passing, 7-84, TD rushing; Isaiah King 8-43, TD rushing; Anton Ashby 4-97, TD receiving; GB-Frommelt 4-15-2, 93 yards, TD passing; Wood 2-72, TD receiving.

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  6. Petco to open this weekend in ChesapeakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A ribbon-cutting is planned for 8:55 a.m. Saturday at the store at 237 Hanbury Road East, according to the company's website . The first 100 Pals Rewards customers will receive a $10 gift card.

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  7. Police: Couple arrested after having sex on Newport News church stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A couple was arrested after "engaging in a sexual act" on the front steps of a church Monday, officials said.

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  8. Pedestrian killed in Newport News accident identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A man killed last week trying to cross Brick Kiln Boulevard has been identified as Yafeng Wang, a 51-year-old Chinese national who was visiting the U.S. on a visitor's visa. Wang and a woman were walking across Brick Kiln from Bellows Way about 9:15 p.m. Wednesday when he was hit by a Honda Civic, according to a police news release.

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  9. Brother remembers Norfolk drowning victim as happy-go-lucky innovatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Jae'Quan "Jae" Mabry was headed into his senior year at Norfolk State University and planned to parlay his business degree into a multimillion-dollar venture. Mabry, 23, of Newport News wasn't sure what sort of business he wanted to start, but he wanted to be his own boss and run a chain, said his younger brother, Jujuan Mabry.

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  10. Theodore Roosevelt sailors to walk for awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Sailors on the deployed aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt will show their support for the Hampton Roads Out of the Darkness community event by walking on the ship's flight deck Sunday. The walk is intended to raise awareness about depression and suicide.

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  11. Police: Father arrested after putting son in Newport News streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Tyrell Leon Jones was in the Newport News jail after police charged him with child abuse and assaulting a family member. A 26-year-old Hampton man was arrested Sunday because police say he put his baby son in the street.

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  12. Suffolk family has fostered 95 childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Twins Amere, left, and Alijah, now 5, were 17 months old when they arrived with their siblings as foster children at the Jordan's home. James Thomas Jr. This story is a sample from the Suffolk Sun, which is included in The Virginian-Pilot every Sunday and Thursday in Suffolk.

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  13. Man arrested after police pursuit, crash in Newport NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A man was taken into custody last night after a police pursuit that ended with both cars crashing into a ditch. On Monday at around 11:25 p.m., an officer was on patrol northbound on Jefferson Avenue near 45th Street when a car traveling south made a U-turn, blocking the officer's path.

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  14. 19-year-old expected to survive after Newport News shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The shooting happened around 5:45 p.m. in the 13000 block of Aqueduct Drive where police found the man suffering from what looked like a non-life threatening gunshot wound, Newport News police spokesman Lou Thurston said in an email.

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  15. Pay raises in Hampton Roads better than most regionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Virginian-Pilot

    For the 12-month period that ended in June, the region posted the third-highest percentage change in average hourly earnings 5.9 percent among the nation's 51 largest metropolitan areas, according to data recently released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics . "This actually is a big story for us," said Scott Hall, business development coordinator for the Virginia Beach Department of Economic Development.

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  16. Police pursue driver, who runs off road, overturning carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A driver who appeared to be fleeing a Newport News police officer ran off the road Friday night, causing the car to overturn, trapping the driver and a passenger. The incident happened after a Newport News police officer observed what appeared to be a hit-and-run traffic incident involving a pedestrian about 10:15 p.m. in a parking lot of a convenience store at Jefferson Avenue and Denbigh Boulevard.

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  17. Virginia House leaders release agenda for redistricting sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Virginian-Pilot

    State House leaders on Wednesday released their agenda for Monday's special session of the General Assembly to redraw U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott's 3rd congressional district. A federal court found the district, which stretches from Richmond to Norfolk, to be an unconstitutional racial gerrymander and ordered state lawmakers to redraw it.

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  18. Police arrest teen in Newport News car theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A 15-year-old Hampton boy was arrested Tuesday night because police say he broke into a third car after the first two he stole broke down. The teenager was charged with burglary and three counts of grand larceny of an auto for his role in the Goode's Automotive burglary that happened on July 19, Newport News police spokeswoman Jamie Bastas said in a news release.

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  19. Armed robber hits Newport News bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The robber went into the Wells Fargo in the Warwick Village Shopping Center at 11006 Warwick Blvd. wearing a mask and armed with a gun, Newport News police said in a Facebook post.

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  20. Raccoon located in York County neighborhood tests positive for rabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Health officials are asking anyone who may have been exposed to a raccoon in the 500 block of Calthrop Neck Road to contact them. To report an exposure, call Newport News Environmental Health at 757-594-7340.

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