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  1. Three people injured in Portsmouth stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Police say a man ran into the Governor Dinwiddie Hotel at High Street and Dinwiddie Street shortly before 3:00am. As police were responding, a second man ran into Longboards Bar in the same area.

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  2. 3 stabbed in Portsmouth seek help at businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Three people who were stabbed this morning near the intersection of High and Dinwiddie streets sought help at nearby businesses. Two of the victims had serious injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening and the third victim's injuries were less serious, said Detective Misty Holley, police spokeswoman.

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  3. US Naval Forces Southern Command Hosts Planners for Continuing Promise 2015Read the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | PressReleasePoint

    ... commander, will oversee the roughly 700 member joint medical staff, to be drawn mostly from Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Virginia, and the Army and Air Force. From early April through September, Continuing Promise will provide medical and dental ...

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  4. Man arrested for Portsmouth stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Ernest L. Sykes, Jr., 59, has been charged with aggravated malicious wounding and obstruction of justice in connection with the Dec. 4 stabbing of a man on the 400 block of Green Street, according to a press release from the Portsmouth police department. Sykes was arrested on Dec. 5, and is being held in the Portsmouth City Jail.

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  5. Chesapeake man fatally shot Friday in PortsmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Police have released the name of a man who was shot and killed Friday morning while driving in the area of Effingham and Duke streets. Antonio J. Atkins, 25, was shot shortly before 2 a.m. and pronounced dead at the scene, police wrote in a news release. Atkins lived in Chesapeake.

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  6. Vigil held for Portsmouth shooting victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Detectives said early Friday morning someone pulled up beside a car on Effingham Street and started firing bullets. The drive was killed.

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  7. Candlelight vigil held in Portsmouth against violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Virginian-Pilot

    When Kintrell Devin learned about the 25-year-old's death, she wanted to do something for her friend, his mother. "Do we know what we're marching for?" Devin said to the crowd of more than 200 people inside the New Mount Olivet Baptist Church.

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  8. Coast Guard medevacs woman, 71, from cruise ship 50 miles off NC coastRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... approximately 11:00 a.m., hoisted the woman into the helicopter and took her to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. PORTSMOUTH, Va. - The Coast Guard medevaced a 71-year-old woman suffering from abdominal pain Saturday from a cruise ship approximately ...

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  9. One person dead after fire breaks out in 5-story apartment building in PortsmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Portsmouth, Va.- One person is dead after a fire at an 5-story apartment building Saturday morning. Crews were called to the 400 of King Street around 8:50 of reports of a structure fire.

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  10. Seneca DardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... the 3rd Precinct, died after being shot multiple times. He was married, had a 5-year-old daughter and lived in Portsmouth. The department did not release the identity of the officer who shot Darden, but multiple sources identified him as Gordon ...

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  11. 1 of last Liberty ships to leave Va. after repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... e on the globe that these ships didn't call on," said 71-year-old Duff Porter III , a retired shipyard worker and Portsmouth resident who is part of the John W. Brown's operating crew.

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  12. Man killed, woman injured in Portsmouth shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A man was killed and a woman was injured after they were shot in a car while driving down Effingham Street near Duke Street in Portsmouth shortly before 2:00am.

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  13. One dead, one injured in Portsmouth shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Dispatchers received a 911 call about the shooting shortly before 2:00 a.m., according to Detective Misty Holley. Officers responded to the 1400 block of Effingham Street.

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  14. Man seriously injured in Portsmouth stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Police found the victim in the 400 block of Green Street with a stab wound. Detective Misty Holley said the injury was serious, but not life-threatening.

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  15. eric garner chokeholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... a technique that's used in martial arts and self defense throughout the world," said Sgt. S.J. Blystone of the Portsmouth Police Department. Blystone is a training sergeant for Portsmouth police, and stressed the chokehold method is banned in the ...

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  16. FAFSA assistance for students in Hampton Roads, Eastern ShoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A local group is taking action to partner with Tidewater Community College to train 170 high school counselors and college access advisors in Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake and Suffolk to complete and file the FAFSA on behalf of every student in their caseloads.

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  17. Volunteer put pedals to the metals in Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... for the Homeless, Wounded Warrior, Cancer Care Foundation of Hampton Roads and Edmarc Hospice for Children in Portsmouth. Assembly line volunteer Shelly Wood is a member of Circle in the Bridge, a group founded in the Great Bridge area of Chesapeake ...

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  18. Charleston Coast Guard commander removedRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Moultrie News

    ... had been in charge in Charleston since July 2013, has been reassigned to the Coast Guard Atlantic Area Command in Portsmouth, Virginia. The Charleston sector includes 11 field units in South Carolina and Georgia and more than 1,600 active-duty, ...

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  19. VCU holds off UNCW women in second half to earn 59-53 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Sophomore guard Monnazjea Finney-Smith (Wilson H.S./Portsmouth, Va.) came off the bench to score 14 points, including eight in the first half, as VCU (4-3) held off a second half charge by UNCW (2-4) to earn a 59-53 non-conference victory over the ...

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  20. Kroger Marketplace opens in Suffolk on Dec. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Virginia Business

    ... location at the Holland Road Kroger Marketplace in Virginia Beach in July 2013. A second super store opened in Portsmouth in October. As part of the grand opening festivities, Green will present four area nonprofit and community organizations with a ...

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