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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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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 cracking down on illegal oyster harvesting

Police cracking down on illegal oyster harvestingNEWPORT NEWS -- Four waterman were arrested September 10, by the Virginia Marine Police, on indictments for numerous oyster related charges in the James River.
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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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HUD awards $245,000 to improve safety at Newport News public housing complex

HUD awards $245,000 to improve safety at Newport News public housing complexThe money was awarded to the Newport News Redevelopment and Housing Authority to purchase and install security cameras and lighting at Marshall Courts.
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One charged with Newport News credit union robbery

One charged with Newport News credit union robberyA man with a handgun robbed the Virginia Educators Credit Union on Main Street.
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Teen charged in Newport News shooting

Teen charged in Newport News shooting Witnesses told investigators that the victim became involved in an argument and that two to three men began walking behind him when someone in the group fired several shots.
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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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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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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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Owners of Newport News spice and bath salts store sentenced to ten years in prison

Owners of Newport News spice and bath salts store sentenced to ten years in prisonThe owners of a Gloucester, Virginia store that sold synthetic marijuana and amphetamines were each sentenced yesterday to ten years in prison.
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Man arrested for indecent exposure on CNU campus

Man arrested for indecent exposure on CNU campusNicholas Dupree of Seaford, Virginia has been charged with two counts of indecent exposure.
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Poll: 68% of Virginia voters agree with McDonnell guilty verdict

Poll: 68% of Virginia voters agree with McDonnell guilty verdictVoters across party lines also said the General Assembly needs to pass stricter ethics laws for public officials, according to a statewide survey released today by the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University.
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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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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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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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Swim advisories lifted at Newport News, Norfolk beaches

Swim advisories lifted at Newport News, Norfolk beachesWater samples show bacteria levels are back within safe standards, health department officials said Friday.
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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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Man injured in car-dump truck collision in Newport News

Man injured in car-dump truck collision in Newport NewsNorthbound Jefferson Avenue at St. Thomas Drive reopened just after 5 a.m.
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New green dot scam

New green dot scamNew green dot scam
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Two local schools recognized for innovation in physical fitness

Two local schools recognized for innovation in physical fitnessChesterfield Academy in Norfolk and Huntington Middle School in Newport News will recieve a state-of-the-art Live Positively Fitness Center as part of the National Champion Schools campaign
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Picnic, politics order of day at annual Labor Day tradition

Picnic, politics order of day at annual Labor Day traditionCongressman Bobby Scott opened his home to members of the community and politicians Monday for his Labor Day Picnic. The annual event gives people a chance to enjoy food while talking about issues affecting them.
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CNU reports possible sex assualt inside campus residence hall

CNU reports possible sex assualt inside campus residence hallUniversity Police investigated reports of a sex assault that happened early Sunday morning. No details have been released about potential suspects.
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Equipment falls from flatbed truck in Newport News killing North Carolina man

Equipment falls from flatbed truck in Newport News killing North Carolina manAccording to police spokeswoman Holly McPherson, two men were transporting various pieces of equipment on a flatbed truck and the load shifted in the 800 block of Jefferson Avenue.
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