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Newport News woman allegedly tries to burn ex-boyfriend, clothes during argument

Kiara Barlow NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A 23-year-old Newport News woman was arrested Tuesday after a domestic dispute where she allegedly threatened to burn her ex-boyfriend and light his clothes on fire. Newport News Police were called to the 400 block of Michael Irvin Drive around 3:20 p.m. The victim,

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Police: Three unoccupied vehicles were damaged by gunfire in Newport News on Tuesday

Three unoccupied vehicles were damaged by gunfire on Tuesday afternoon in Newport News, officials said. The incident occurred around 4:20 p.m. in the 600 block of Newmarket Drive. Police responded to a report of gunshots heard in the area and made contact with a man who told officials he heard seve

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Newport News man convicted of making false "man overboard" call to Coast Guard

Justin Stahmer NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A 39-year-old Newport News man has been convicted of making a false distress call to the U.S. Coast Guard. According to court records, Justin P. Stahmer made the false distress call on June 20, 2016. At the time, he was several miles northeast of Cape Henry and use

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Newport News School Board works on request to General Assembly

The Newport News School Board will vote next month to support what it says are necessities in the coming two years. The proposed 2018 legislative program, presented to the board during its meeting Tuesday night, is intended to communicate wants and policy positions to both the delegation of local le

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Man robbed at Hampton Wawa, police say

A 21-year-old Newport News man told police he was robbed at a Hampton Wawa store late Tuesday afternoon, an official said. Hampton police responded to the store, at 5280 W. Mercury Blvd., shortly after 4 p.m., according to police spokeswoman Cpl. Ashley Jenrette. There, officers met with the victim

DAILY PRESS - 2017-11-17 00:55:00

First Warning Traffic - Friday bridge openings, base traffic trouble and road work

Gilmerton Bridge 7:30 and 8:00 AM Coleman Bridge 2:30 PM - TRAFFIC ALERT: NORFOLK - 564 WB traffic backups are expected to last all morning. Solid delays on 64 WB in Norfolk back to Northampton Blvd. - HAMPTON ROADS WEEKLY LANE-CLOSURES REPORT November 12-18 I-64 Widening Project, Newport News/York

WTKR - 2017-11-17 11:17:28

Hampton city employee charged with distributing child pornography

Robert Keith Dobbins (Photo courtesy: Western Tidewater Regional Jail) HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) - An employee with the City of Hampton has been charged with distributing child pornography, records show. In a disturbing, 12-page federal affidavit, Robert K. Dobbins, 36, is accused of using search terms

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2017-11-17 20:27:55

Virginia man collects $250K after taxes from Virginia Lottery

Martin Cuffe of Carrolton, Virginia won $250,000 playing the Virginia Lottery. CARROLLTON, Va. - A Carrollton, Virginia man will have a little extra money for the holidays after winning $250,000 on the Virginia Lottery. Martin Cuffe won the money playing Virginia Lottery's Bank a Million game, which

WTKR - 2017-11-17 18:32:41

Port Chester to make Nov. 25 small business day

Mix used pedestrian and traffic streets, more parking structures and pedestrian are some of the proposals up for consideration for Port Chester. Ricky Flores/lohud PORT CHESTER - The village Board of Trustees voted earlier this month to make Saturday, Nov. 25 Port Chester Small Business Day on Nov.

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-17 11:00:01

VIDEO: Rollover on Route 17 in Goshen

An SUV rolled over on Route 17 Westbound in Goshen Wednesday night between exits 122A and 122. No other details are available at this time. An SUV rolled over on Route 17 Westbound in Goshen Wednesday night between exits 122A and 122. No other details are available at this time.

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-16 14:34:05

6-year-old girl fatally struck by school bus in Kiryas Joel

BY ERIKA NORTON KIRYAS JOEL - The Kiryas Joel community is mourning the loss of a six-year-old girl, after she was fatally struck by a school bus in the Village of Kiryas Joel on Friday, Nov. 10. According to New York State Police in Monroe, at 11:15 a.m., a Kiryas Joel School District bus travelin

THEPHOTO-NEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 02:06:00

Three-car crash on I-684 claims one life

TOWN OF SOUTHEAST - A Danbury, Connecticut man was killed when his car crashed into the back of a dump truck that entered Interstate 684 north of exit 9W in the Town of Southeast on Thursday, State Police said. Jon Slater, 54, rear-ended the dump truck when the commercial vehicle entered the roadway

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

I-84 reopens after crash closes eastbound lanes

Interstate 84 eastbound was closed in the vicinity of exit 5 at Maybrook due to an accident involving a tractor trailer and a car. At least one person is reported to be seriously hurt. The interstate was open and traffic movig again by 2:15 p.m. Further details about the crash were not immediately a

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-17 18:42:45

Schervier Pavilion residents celebrate Veteran's Day

WARWICK - Representatives from Warwick's American Legion Post 214 and VFW Post 4662 joined Schervier Pavilion residents, families and staff to help celebrate Veteran's Day, a special event for the residents who proudly served in all branches of military service, many as far back as World War II. The

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-17 07:01:00

Steve Israel: There's still plenty to be thankful for

Sometimes, the world seems to be spinning off its axis. We're torn by politics - among our families, friends and across this great land. We're stung by hate - in that march in Charlottesville, at the desecrated Jewish cemetery in the Town of Warwick, by anti-Semitic graffiti in Liberty, anywhere you

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-16 23:24:02

Sullivan's welfare fraud crackdown paying dividends

Todora says the "see something, say something" motto applies to rooting out welfare fraud MONTICELLO - With the arrest of four more accused of various forms of welfare fraud, Sullivan County officials say their effort is paying dividends. Taking credit is the county's new Welfare Fraud Task Force.

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Five things to do in Brookline

1. Enjoy an evening of music from the "golden age" of American music at the Goddard House on Nov. 16. Musician Jim Kellerman will put on a "lively and interactive show" at 165 Chestnut St. in Brookline at 7 p.m. 2. Don't miss the Brookline Arts Center's annual Artist Marketplace from Nov. 17 to Nov.

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 19:53:51

Help Find Missing Cat In Brookline: Police

BROOKLINE, MA - A cat's gone missing from the Cypress Road area and the police are now asking for folks to keep a look out for him. Diva, an adult male cat, has been missing since Sunday from the High Street, Cypress Street area. He is friendly and gentle, may still be wearing a cloth blue and whit

PATCH - 2017-11-17 17:55:07

What's next for Hancock Village

On the second night of Brookline special Town Meeting on Nov. 15, Town Meeting members voted down a series of zoning articles related to Hancock Village. The articles, termed "Big Bertha" by Town Moderator Edward Gadsby, were the final product of negotiations between the town and developer, Chestnu

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 19:59:41

Uber driver charged with dealing heroin

An Uber driver accused of selling heroin out of his car to undercover state troopers six times is due back in South Boston Municipal Court today after cops found nearly 500 doses' worth of the drug in his vehicle and his Lawrence home, prosecutors said. Ariel Pimental, 26, pleaded not guilty Wednesd

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-11-17 08:00:00