Virginia Beach Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Va. Beach K-9 dog bites boy during arrest of robbery suspectRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | NBC29

    Virginia Beach police say a K-9 dog bit a 11-year-old boy during the arrest of a bank robbery suspect. Police say in a news release that the boy emerged from a corridor and ran into the dog as the K-9 team was moving into position to help with the arrest.

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  2. Agencies to hold town hall on 2015 Virginia boating seasonRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | NBC29

    Virginia Beach, state and federal agencies are holding a town hall meeting this week on the 2015 recreational boating season.

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  3. Snow Storm Results in Slick Roads, Sledding in Central VA.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | NBC29

    The snow from Thursday's winter storm has stopped falling across central Virginia, and now people in Charlottesville and Albemarle County are dealing with what's left behind. Most primary roads have been cleared in the city and county, though drivers should be aware of icy spots.

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  4. Man sentenced for traveling to DC to have sex with minorRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | NBC29

    A Virginia man has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for traveling to the District to have sex with whom he thought was an under-age girl. Thirty-five-year-old Ryan Chord of Virginia Beach was also ordered to register as a sex offender at sentencing Tuesday in federal court in Washington.

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  5. Va. memorial service to mark Red Horse Squadron disasterRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | NBC29

    The Virginia Air National Guard's 203rd Red Horse Squadron will conduct a memorial service on the 14th anniversary of the worst peacetime aviation disaster in National Guard history. The service honoring 18 Red Horse members and three Florida Army Guard aviators who died in a military transport crash is set for Tuesday at Camp Pendleton Military Reservation in Virginia Beach.

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  6. 2 GOP Virginia state lawmakers announce retirementsRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | NBC29

    Sen. Jeff McWaters of Virginia Beach and Del. Tom Rust of Herndon said Wednesday that they won't be seeking re-election.

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  7. Sentara warns of 2 in Hampton Roads posing as care workersRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | NBC29

    Sentara Home Care Services is warning Hampton Roads residents that two women are falsely claiming to be Sentara workers in an attempt to gain entry to homes. Sentara says in one instance, a Norfolk resident reported that the women took $400 cash from her home.

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  8. VA Panel Kills Bill to Arm School Officers with Stun GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | NBC29

    A Virginia Senate committee has killed a proposal to allow school security officers to be armed with stun guns, pepper spray and similar weapons. The Republican-controlled Education and Health Committee rejected the measure Thursday on an 8-6 vote.

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  9. Heavy snowfall dumps up to 11 inches in parts of VirginiaRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | NBC29

    According to National Weather Service reports, the storm that began Monday afternoon dumped up to 11 inches of snow in Powhatan near Richmond and areas of Tazewell County in southwest Virginia. Snowfall totals varied drastically across the state, with some areas getting only a few inches, while others amassed more than 8 inches.

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  10. Hazing allegations close fraternity at Va. collegeRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | NBC29

    A spokeswoman for the private college in Virginia Beach told The Virginian-Pilot three members of Kappa Alpha Order has have been sanctioned, but remain students at the college. The spokeswoman, Leona Baker, declined to discuss details of the alleged hazing or how many students were subjected to it.

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  11. Va. man gets 20-plus years in heroin deathRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | NBC29

    A 21-year-old Virginia Beach man has been sentenced to nearly 21 years in prison for distributing heroin that led to an overdose death. At his sentencing Wednesday in Norfolk, Stephen Ron Martin II was also ordered to serve three years of supervised release following his prison term.

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  12. Virginia lawmaker says he's sold Dominion sharesRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | NBC29

    A Virginia state senator who is the chief sponsor of legislation that would loosen state oversight of Dominion Virginia Power's rate setting has sold his shares in the company. Virginia Beach Republican Sen. Frank Wagner told The Associated Press that he sold his shares Tuesday because he didn't want there to be any suggestion that he was trying to personally profit with his legislation.

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  13. News Minute: Here is the latest news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | NBC29

    A former Navy SEAL Foundation employee will spend more than a year in prison for embezzling from the charity. Tammy Mason was sentenced yesterday in Virginia Beach Circuit Court to a year and six months in prison.

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  14. Dominion Bill Advances with Help of Shareholder VA LawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | NBC29

    The sponsor of a bill that would loosen state oversight of Dominion Virginia Power's rates is also a company shareholder. Virginia Beach Republican Sen. Frank Wagner said Monday he owns a small amount of shares in the state's dominant electric utility but they have not affected his decisions as a lawmaker.

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  15. Virginia May Ban Releasing Balloons into AtmosphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | NBC29

    The measure's sponsor, Republican Sen. Jeff McWaters of Virginia Beach, says balloons are fouling the state's beaches and can be deadly to wildlife. His bill would ban the intentional release of balloons that are inflated with helium or another lighter-than-air gas and require more than five minutes' contact with air or water to degrade.

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  16. Dominion seeks rate freeze against opposition on many frontsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | NBC29

    Virginia's biggest electric utility wants to weaken state oversight of its rates, saying the move will help protect its customers from possible steep increases in their electric bills brought on by federal efforts to curb carbon emissions. Dominion Virginia Power is supporting a bill by Virginia Beach Republican Sen. Frank Wagner to freeze its base rate through 2020 by exempting the company from its biennial rate review by the State Corporation Commission.

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  17. Va. Senate panel OKs tax break for bullion buyersRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | NBC29

    The exemption would apply to transactions exceeding $1,000. The Finance Committee's endorsement of Sen. Frank Wagner's measure Wednesday now goes to the full Senate.

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  18. 2 UA students back in class after arrestsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | NBC29

    Two University of Alabama students are back on campus after being arrested last fall for online messages that police said caused fear and anxiety. A university official tells The Tuscaloosa News that Daniel Evan Simmons of Vestavia Hills and Dakota John Timm of Virginia Beach, Virginia, were conditionally allowed to return for spring semester following their interim suspensions in the fall for alleged violations of the student code of conduct.

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  19. Convicted Former Gov. Bob McDonnell Lands Consultant JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | NBC29

    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was hired as a consultant for a mechanical contractor after his conviction in a federal corruption case. Bay Mechanical Inc. CEO Rod Rodriguez tells The Virginian-Pilot that he offered McDonnell the job in September.

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  20. Convicted ex-Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell gets consultant's jobRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | NBC29

    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was hired as a consultant for a mechanical contractor after his conviction in a federal corruption case. Bay Mechanical Inc. CEO Rod Rodriguez tells The Virginian-Pilot he offered McDonnell the job in September.

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