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  1. Virginia Native American tribe granted federal recognition, only 2nd since Obama took officeRead the original story

    39 min ago | Turtle Island News

    NORFOLK, Va. - The Department of Interior on Thursday granted federal recognition to a Native American tribe in Virginia more than 400 years after the first permanent English settlers encountered it.

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  2. Dollar Tree, Family Dollar $9.2B merger approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... competition. Six of those stores are in Hampton Roads, according to a list on the commission's website. Three are in Norfolk, on 2301 Colley Ave., 187 W. Ocean View Ave. and 2591 Tidewater Drive. The others are at 2040 Battlefield Blvd., Chesapeake; ...

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  3. Bike stolen from couple living at CHKD during son's cancer treatment returnedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Joshua Vanderslice is pictured here with his son, Louie, on his Fat Boy bike that was stolen from outside Eastern Virginia Medical School's Lewis Hall between June 30 and July 1, 2015, in Norfolk. To Joshua, Laura and Louie Vanderslice, their stolen bike meant more than just a fun ride around the neighborhood or along the Oceanfront.

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  4. Virginia's Pamunkey Indian Tribe granted federal recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- The Department of Interior granted federal recognition to a Virginia Indian tribe for the first time on Thursday, ...

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  5. One hospitalized after Norfolk house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Shortly after 2:45 p.m., firefighters were called to the 400 block of Fenchurch Avenue, where they found heavy smoke on the second floor of an apartment, said Norfolk Fire-Rescue Battalion Chief Julian Williamson.

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  6. Norfolk units fight residential fire on Fenchurch AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Norfolk Fire-Rescue units are on the scene for a residential structure fire on the 400 block of Fenchurch Avenue Thursday, where one person was injured. Norfolk Fire-Rescue said the fire was under control by 3:10 p.m. The initial emergency call came in at 2:27 p.m. and units arrived on scene at 2:49 p.m. reporting smoke coming from the second floor.

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  7. Thief steals bike from couple living at CHKD during son's cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Joshua Vanderslice is pictured here with his son, Louie, on his Fat Boy bike that was stolen from outside Eastern Virginia Medical School's Lewis Hall between June 30 and July 1, 2015, in Norfolk. To Joshua, Laura and Louie Vanderslice, their stolen bike meant more than just a fun ride around the neighborhood or along the Oceanfront.

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  8. VDOT Lifts Lane Closures For 4th of July TravelRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NBC29

    ... (MMMBT) as an alternative to the HRBT. To Virginia Beach, take I-664 south to the MMMBT. Then take the Portsmouth/Norfolk exit (exit 15A) to Interstate 264 east to Virginia Beach. Travel to Outer Banks : Motorists going to the North Carolina Outer ...

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  9. EOScu Surfaces Installed at New Sentara Leigh Hospital West TowerRead the original story

    Wednesday | Infection Control Today

    EOS Surfaces, LLC, a leading surfaces technology manufacturer dedicated to innovation with a strong aesthetic, cost reduction and increased safety, is proud to announce the unveiling of its largest hospital installation at Sentara Leigh Hospital in Norfolk, Va. The installation is part of the full "rebuild" of Sentara Leigh, which advanced in April with the opening of the new West Tower.

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  10. 5 displaced in early morning Norfolk house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    According to Norfolk dispatchers, the fire happened around 1:30 a.m. in the 1000 block of Avenue H, near Chesapeake Blvd.

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  11. Esther Reid BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Senior Living in Pikesville. She was 105 and had lived in Ashburton for many years. Born Esther Elizabeth Reid in Norfolk, Va., she the was the daughter of Ernest Reid, who worked in the Navy yard, and Mary Elizabeth Reid, a seamstress. She was a ...

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  12. Man accused of killing grandfather says he 'blacked out'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Norfolk, Va,. - At a family Christmas party back during the winter, 84-year-old James Johnson showed his grandson several Christmas cards he had received.

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  13. Four displaced in early morning Norfolk house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    According to Norfolk dispatchers, the fire happened around 1:30 a.m. in the 1000 block of Avenue H near Chesapeake Blvd.

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  14. New promoters helping keep Senoia on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

    ... race on July 4th," series promoter Ray Cook said. When the Quintessentials Track and Field team from Coweta heads to Norfolk, Va., later this month for the AAU Junior Olympics, they are goin ...

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  15. Neller nominated to be next Marine Corps commandantRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... He served for the past year as the commander of both Marine Corps Forces Europe and Marine Corps Forces Command in Norfolk, Virginia, which oversees and provides Marines for deployments overseas. In addition to his assignment with the Joint Staff, ...

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  16. Amid grumbling, Norfolk shares plan for fire station, green spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Norfolk will begin demolishing the former School of International Studies at Meadowbrook, at Shirland Avenue and West Little Creek Road, later this year. City officials say they plan to put a new fire station and a "passive park" - undeveloped green space without typical features of a park - at the site.

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  17. Wednesday's multi-sport college and local roundup: U.Va. lines...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... 2014-15 C-USA Athletes of the Year. Sean Halton socked a two-run homer off Kyle Drabek in the second inning to lead Norfolk past Charlotte 2-0 before 5,047 at Harbor Park. It was Halton's second winning hit against the Knights in two days, putting ...

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  18. Four qualify for Junior OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sedalia Democrat

    Saige Peterson starts her practice session Wednesday at the Jennie Jaynes Complex. Peterson is one of four Sedalia Speed team members who qualified for the AAU Junior Olympics in Norfolk, Virginia.

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  19. Norfolk school board members take oath of officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Norfolk Mayor Paul Fraim thanked the board members for their willingness to serve on "the most important Board in our city." Acting Superintendent Dr. Michael Thornton also congratulated the members and said, "We have great opportunities to do great things for children here in Norfolk."

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  20. Milestone at Up MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The Union Pacific Railroad Museum in Council Bluffs celebrated its 300,000Th guest. The lucky winner was Betty Dody from Norfolk, Virginia.

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