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Police ID man found dead in ditch in Newport News

Police ID man found dead in ditch in Newport NewsOfficers are on the scene near 13452 block of Warwick Blvd.
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  • 1 week ago
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Elderly woman robbed at gunpoint in Newport News

Elderly woman robbed at gunpoint in Newport NewsPolice are looking for a man who held an elderly woman at gunpoint and stole her wallet.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Urgent need to fund transportation, Va. officials warn

Urgent need to fund transportation, Va. officials warnOfficials want long-term funding so badly-needed projects won't be stopped.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Newport News residents want answers after gang violence

Newport News residents want answers after gang violenceResidents and city officials say it's time to take action after the city has reached its 12th homicide this week.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Van hits parked car, front of Newport News courthouse

Van hits parked car, front of Newport News courthousePolice say the 58-year old woman had a medical condition that caused her to lose control of her van on April 8, 2015.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Two teens shot to death in Newport News

Two teens shot to death in Newport NewsPolice say the 13-year-old girl and 17-year-old boy were shot on W. 25th Street Monday, April 6, 2015.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Police investigate double shooting in Newport News

Police investigate double shooting in Newport NewsA man and woman were wounded after a dispute with a woman on Dresden Drive near Adams Drive, police said.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Pizza delivery driver attacked in Newport News

Pizza delivery driver attacked in Newport NewsA boy and two girls tried to kick him and grab at his pockets, but they didn't get anything, police said.
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Man charged after test drive ends with carjacking

Man charged after test drive ends with carjackingNewport News police say Michael Dale Thornton and 2 others took the car someone was trying to sell.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Red Cross supporting six families impacted by Newport News fire

Red Cross supporting six families impacted by Newport News fireAmerican Red Cross disaster volunteers are supporting six families impacted by a Wednesday afternoon apartment fire at 13334 Preakness Drive in Newport News.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Blackouts could be routine on Peninsula by 2017

Blackouts could be routine on Peninsula by 2017Dominion Virginia Power may have to use rolling blackouts to prevent a system overload on the Peninsula if a major project doesn't get underway.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Crime

Quick-thinking teacher refuses to be crime victim

Quick-thinking teacher refuses to be crime victimA teacher thought quickly, preventing herself from becoming the victim of a robbery in Newport News.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Taxpayers pick up the tab for councilwoman's meals, trips

Taxpayers pick up the tab for councilwoman's meals, tripsA review of records between April 2014 and March 2015 found Tina Vick continues to lead her council colleagues in spending.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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3 shot at party in Newport News

3 shot at party in Newport NewsThe three men were at the event on Breezy Tree Court when shots rang out.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Newport News house, TV struck by gunfire

Newport News house, TV struck by gunfirePolice got calls around 11:25 p.m. Wednesday about shots being fired in the 7400 block of Wickham Avenue.
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Newport News murder suspect arrested in North Carolina

Newport News murder suspect arrested in North CarolinaPernell Antwon Robertson is charged with the stabbing death of 19-year-old Taiwo Douglas-Wells in October 2014.
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Poquoson commercial fisherman loses license for violations

Poquoson commercial fisherman loses license for violationsA Poquoson man has lost his commercial fisherman's license for a year for illegally taking oysters.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Hampton woman caught trying to bring gun on airplane

Hampton woman caught trying to bring gun on airplaneA Hampton woman was stopped by TSA officers at the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport Monday after officers detected a loaded gun in her carry-on bag.
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Newport News Girl Scout to represent the future of STEM at White House science fair

Newport News Girl Scout to represent the future of STEM at White House science fairLauren Prox, a Girl Scout from Newport News, was given the opportunity to present her project at the White House on Monday.
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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Terminally ill boy's place of refuge stolen twice in Newport News

Terminally ill boy's place of refuge stolen twice in Newport NewsA Newport News family is devastated after the camper they purchased for their terminally ill son was stolen. Thieves stole the family's first camper several years ago and now their second camper was stolen from a public lot in Newport News.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Police ID victims in Newport News double shooting

Police ID victims in Newport News double shootingAdrian Holiday and Jeremy Taylor were shot to death March 19 at an apt. complex on Christy Lane.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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License plate scanners to help Newport News collect unpaid taxes

License plate scanners to help Newport News collect unpaid taxesThe first round of collections begins April 1 and officials hope to put $3.9 million in city coffers.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Vehicles damaged by BB gun shots in Newport News

Vehicles damaged by BB gun shots in Newport NewsOfficers told 13News Now they received over 12 reports of damage after someone shot up part of Denbigh with a BB gun.
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  • 1 month ago
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Cotillion honors accomplishments of high school girls

Cotillion honors accomplishments of high school girlshe Hampton Delta Foundation, Inc. is hosting its 11th Red and White Cotillion
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  • 1 month ago
Newport News

Pedestrian hit by motorcycle in Newport News

Pedestrian hit by motorcycle in Newport NewsA man is the hospital with possible life threatening injuries after being hit by a motorcycle in Newport News.
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  • 1 month ago
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Car stolen during test drive in Newport News

Car stolen during test drive in Newport NewsPolice are looking for 3 men in connection with a car theft that occurred Sunday on J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
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Two people suffer critical injuries in Newport News shooting

Two people suffer critical injuries in Newport News shootingNewport News police are looking for the people involved in a double shooting in the East End of the city.
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  • 1 month ago
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Dominion: Power interruptions possible if line isn't built

Dominion: Power interruptions possible if line isn't builtDominion Virginia Power says the Tidewater region could face power interruptions if a proposed transmission line over the James River isn't built.
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  • 1 month ago
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Newport News' One City Marathon

Newport News' One City MarathonIt's an ambitious project for the city of Newport News--and the first time it's been done. The city is hosting a marathon that they hope will showcase a view of the city that may be unfamiliar to some.
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Woman who shot intruder in her Newport News home speaks out

Woman who shot intruder in her Newport News home speaks outThe Newport News mother who shot a man who broke into her home Wednesday night spoke about the event to 13News Now.
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  • 1 month ago
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Argument leads to murder in Newport News, police say

Argument leads to murder in Newport News, police sayMiguel Jamal Nichols is charged with shooting Theodore Washington on March 9 during a dispute on Ivy Avenue.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Newport News Police investigate second fatal shooting in 24hrs

Newport News Police investigate second fatal shooting in 24hrsPolice are investigating a shooting that happened around 5:45 p.m. Monday evening.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Crime

Newport News Police searching for suspect in armed robbery

Newport News Police searching for suspect in armed robberyNewport News Police are searching for a man who they believe robbed a 7-11 store with a handgun Monday morning.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Police ID teen found shot to death in Newport News

Police ID teen found shot to death in Newport NewsPolice say Dewayne Parker was found in the street on Ivy Avenue near 9th Street late Sunday.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Eight displaced by fire at Newport News apartments

Eight displaced by fire at Newport News apartmentsAn electrical short in a laundry room outlet is blamed for the Sunday night fire.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Police: Teen carrying gun on HRT bus charged

Police: Teen carrying gun on HRT bus chargedPolice arrested a teenager Saturday who was allegedly carrying a gun on an HRT bus in Nepwort News.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Woman found stabbed in Newport News apt.

Woman found stabbed in Newport News apt.Newport News police investigate the death of a woman who was found stabbed and bleeding inside an apartment on Logan Place Sunday, January 11, 2015.
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  • 3 months ago
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7-11 Robbery

7-11 RobberyVideo of 7-11 robbery in Newport News
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
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Employees arrested during Spice investigation at Newport News gas station raid

Employees arrested during Spice investigation at Newport News gas station raidPolice say they are conducting an investigation related to "spice," an herbal mix sometimes called synthetic marijuana.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Man wounded in shooting at Newport News apartment complex

Man wounded in shooting at Newport News apartment complexPolice say a 34-year-old man was badly hurt at The Reserve at Deer Run Apartments Tuesday night. They're searching for two possible suspects.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Fake call triggers SWAT response in Newport News

Fake call triggers SWAT response in Newport NewsA call about a fake shooting that was related to a scam triggered the SWAT team to respond to the Newport News home of Doris Dean on Monday night, police said.
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Missing the mark: More schools fail to meet state standards

Missing the mark: More schools fail to meet state standardsIn the Hampton Roads area, only two school districts received full accreditation -- Williamsburg-James City County and York County. Of ten schools statewide that were denied accreditation, four were in Norfolk.
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Multi-million dollar project to attract people, improve life in Newport News

Multi-million dollar project to attract people, improve life in Newport NewsThe City of Newport News will spend more than $18 million to improve a lower portion of Jefferson Avenue. The project, in part, is meant to attract businesses and people back to the area.
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Police investigate several thefts near Newport News Shipyard

Police investigate several thefts near Newport News Shipyard Detectives said on two occasions the suspect has used stolen credit cards at Newport News Walmarts.
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Some Newport News community leaders push for female judge

Some Newport News community leaders push for female judgeThe position on the Circuit Court bench has been vacant since 2011 when judge Aundria Foster, an African-American female, retired.
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OFFICIAL: Newport News apartment complex will likely flood again

OFFICIAL: Newport News apartment complex will likely flood againNewport News spokeswoman Kim Lee said under today's standards, the apartments couldn't be built. But, since the property is grandfathered, it doesn't have to meet the current standards for being in a flood zone.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Newport News abduction victim: He told me, "I'll kill you"

Newport News abduction victim: He told me, "I'll kill you"Police said the victim was able to hit the suspect with a make-up bag and scream for help, which caused the man to run.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Newport News residents trapped by flood water

Newport News residents trapped by flood waterNEWPORT NEWS -- Hours after the rain stopped falling some Newport News residents still had to deal with flood water in their community. The residents live in the Arch Manufactured Home Community in the 5100 block of Jefferson Avenue.
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Rising water concerns people at Newport News apartments

Rising water concerns people at Newport News apartmentsThe people who live at City Line Apartments in Newport News may be used to seeing flooding, but they never get used to the impact it has on their lives and their belongings.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Warner honored with christening of new submarine

Warner honored with christening of new submarineRetired United States Senator John Warner gave 13News Now a preview of the nuclear-powered submarine bearing his name hours before its christening.
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UPDATE: Body found in trunk of burned out car in Newport News identified

UPDATE: Body found in trunk of burned out car in Newport News identifiedFirefighters responded to 12th Street and Jefferson Avenue around 2 p.m. after receiving a report of a vehicle fire and discovered a body in the trunk of the car.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Christening in Newport News Saturday for submarine John Warner

Christening in Newport News Saturday for submarine John WarnerJohn Warner served as Secretary of the Navy before entering politics in 1978. He retired in 2009 after 30 years in the Senate.
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Survey asks drivers' opinions on traffic congestion in Hampton Roads

Survey asks drivers' opinions on traffic congestion in Hampton RoadsLet planners know what you think is causing problems by taking the Hampton Roads’ Congestion Management Process survey.
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Police release new information on Newport News hit-and- run crash

Police release new information on Newport News hit-and- run crash Police believe the boy's bike got caught under the vehicle and was dragged 1,000 feet before it stopped. He's listed in serious condition.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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