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  1. Unequivocal support: Seahawks teammates, coaches back Chancellor's holdoutRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... a single mother, Karen Lambert. She raised her kids in the crime-filled Park Place neighborhood on the west side of Norfolk, Virginia, while working two jobs for as long as anyone can remember. Chancellor has older acquaintances in his hometown, ...

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  2. When Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe comes to town, it's sure to be a superlative visitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    On Tuesday, the high-octane governor was at Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center in downtown Norfolk to promote a new economic development plan. As in previous appearances, McAuliffe put Hampton Roads on a sky-high pedestal: "If we get the seven mayors in the region to work together, honestly, there is not a region on the globe that can compete."

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  3. USS John Warner commissioned at Naval Station NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A Virginia-class submarine named after a long-serving Virginia senator has officially been commissioned as the USS John Warner. Final sea trials were completed in June and the ship was officially delivered to the U.S. Navy two and a half months ahead of schedule.

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  4. Doctor brought in vitro birth to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Howard W. Jones Jr., a physician who pushed the boundaries of gynecologic surgery, opened the first sex-change clinic in a U.S. hospital and helped achieve the first birth through in vitro fertilization in the United States, died Friday in Norfolk, Va. He was 104.

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  5. AAU Junior Olympics beginning at NSURead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... Junior Olympic games are back at NSU for the first time since 2010. Over 12,000 athletes expected to participate. NORFOLK, VA -At Dick Price Stadium, the 2015 AAU Junior Olympic games are underway on the campus of Norfolk State University. Over 800 ...

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  6. Dr. Howard W. Jones Jr., pioneer in reproductive medicine, dies at 104Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... outside the mother's body in the United States. In 1981, the Joneses announced the birth of Elizabeth Jordan Carr in Norfolk, Va., where they had established an in vitro fertilization program. Carr is now a web producer for Runner's World, according ...

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  7. NSU Spartans have new look for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    NSU Spartans have new look for 2015 Norfolk State is starting with a clean slate under new head coach, Latrell Scott. Check out this story on 13newsnow.com: http://on.wvec.com/1Su2Afk NORFOLK, VA -The Latrell Scott era begins over at Norfolk State.

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  8. Hampton Roads 7 Cities Pro Am playoffs underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Hampton Roads 7 Cities Pro Am playoffs underway The annual Hampton Roads 7 Cities Pro Am playoffs is going on at Maury High School. Check out this story on 13newsnow.com: http://on.wvec.com/1Su2NiK NORFOLK, VA -The Hampton Roads 7 Cities Pro Am playoffs got going today at Maury High School.

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  9. Being A Woman: Who Gets To Decide?Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Grimm's request to continue to use the boys' restroom, legal twists and turns have ensued. On Monday, a judge in Norfolk, Va., dismissed a key argument based on Title IX used by Grimm's lawyer in arguing that the boy should be allowed to use the ...

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  10. Navy's newest attack submarine, USS John Warner, joins fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... top Navy officials saying that it couldn't come soon enough with ever-increasing demands from combatant commanders. NORFOLK, Va. - The Navy's newest nuclear-powered attack submarine joined the fleet Saturday, with top Navy officials saying that it ...

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  11. Dr. Howard Jones, the father of in vitro fertilization in U.S., dies at 104Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Wave

    Dr. Howard Jones explains the in vitro fertilization process during a news conference in Norfolk, Va. Jones, who pioneered in vitro fertilization in the United States, died Friday.

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  12. Seven Island CYO runners set for AAU Junior Olympics in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SILive.com

    Members of the CYONY track and field team are usually so far ahead of the pack that you wouldn't recognize their faces. The team, comprised of seven Staten Island youngsters, are primed to receive a bit more recognition as they prepare to show down against the nation's best and brightest at the AAU Junior Olympics in Norfolk, Virginia Aug. 3-8.

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  13. Navy's top doc addresses newest undersea medical professionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... his father, retired Navy Master Chief Edward Sanderson, was assigned, as it traveled from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to Norfolk, Va. "My dad had to find me quite a bit 'cause I was kind of lost on the boat, you know, doing stuff with the other guys," ...

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  14. U.S. pioneer who brought IVF to America dies aged 104 - after...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... first child born as a result of in vitro fertilization in 1981. That baby, Elizabeth Joan Carr, was delivered at Norfolk General Hospital to Judith Carr, a 28-year-old schoolteacher whose fallopian tubes had been removed as a result of previous ...

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  15. Surgeon Howard Jones, who pioneered IVF, dies at 104Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Surgeon Howard Jones, who pioneered IVF, dies at 104 Surgeon Howard Jones, who pioneered in vitro fertilization, died Friday at 104. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1IajpUw In this Dec. 28, 1981, file photo, Dr. Fred Wirth, left, talks during a news conference as Dr. Howard Jones listens during an announcement of the birth of Elizabeth Carr in Norfolk, Va.

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  16. Remarks at Retirement Ceremony for Admiral WinnefeldRead the original story

    Thursday | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... it appeared was the cover of National Geographic , a copy of which wound up in the hands of a nine-year-old boy in Norfolk, Virginia. And, as he would recall years later, when he picked up that magazine and saw the cover, he thought to himself, "how ...

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  17. Traffic: Downtown Tunnel East closed this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The eastbound tube of the Downtown Tunnel between Portsmouth and Norfolk will be completely closed this weekend for repair work, according to Elizabeth River Tunnels.

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  18. Malcolm - Mac' Eugene SilverthornRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sentinel

    ... are his wife, Virginia; step children, Stephanie Fierro and Richard Fierro; Mac's children, Billy and Danny of Norfolk, Va., Nancy Jefferies (Jeff) of Suffolk, Va., James and Derrick of Cypress, Calif.; grandchild, Kristine; great-grandchild, ...

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  19. Howard Jones, father of in vitro fertilization in the U.S., dies at 104Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    In this May 14, 1998, file photo, Dr. Georgeanna and Dr. Howard Jones, right, pose for a photo in Norfolk, Va. Photo Credit: AP / The Virginian-Pilot / Bill Tiernan In this May 14, 1998, file photo, Dr. Georgeanna and Dr. Howard Jones, right, pose for a photo in Norfolk, Va.

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  20. Doctor who pioneered in vitro fertilization dies at 104Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    Howard W. Jones Jr., a physician who pushed the boundaries of gynecologic surgery, opened the first sex-change clinic in a US hospital and helped achieve the first birth through in vitro fertilization in the United States, died on Friday in Norfolk, Va. He was 104.

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