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Gunshots from Newport News shooting caught on video

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A security camera attached to the front of a home caught two distinct gunshots from a shooting that happened Thursday. The homeowner, Garry Herrera said he initially thought they were fireworks. Herrera told News 3 he had just made his weekly grocery run and was unloading groceri

WTKR - 2018-01-16 00:56:03

Local organizations hold Day of Service in honor of MLK

The volunteers were out working all across southeastern Newport News on Monday in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King. NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - For some Hampton Roads residents, honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. took form in the shape of volunteer work. The volunteers were out working all across

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-01-16 01:14:42

The Science of Arachnids Exhibit coming to the Virginia Living Museum

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - This coming Saturday the Virginia Living Museum will be invaded by arachnids for a few months. The Science of Arachnids Exhibit, presented by the National Exterminating Company, Inc., will be open from January 20 through April 10, 2018, according to museum officials. The exhibit

WTKR - 2018-01-15 19:15:08

Newport News seafood business owner charged in crab meat scam

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - The owner of Casey's Seafood, Inc. in Newport News was charged Friday with violating the Lacey Act for blending foreign crab meat with Atlantic blue crab meat. The Department of Justice says 74-year-old James R. Casey is accused of replacing Atlantic blue crab meat with cr

WAVY NEWS 10

Crews respond to multi-vehicle accident in Carrollton

Credit: Carrollton Volunteer Fire Department CARROLLTON, Va. (WAVY) - Deputies in Carrollton responded to a multi-vehicle accident on Saturday evening. The Carrollton Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched at 8:54 p.m. to the 13000 block of Carrollton Blvd for a vehicle accident. When crews arri

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-01-15 02:48:41

Police: 12-year-old girl shot in shoulder in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Newport News police say an 12-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder on Friday night. Police say the shooting happened just before 9:23 p.m., outside the Aqueduct Apartments in the 13200 block of Aqueduct Drive. The girl was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening

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15-year-old boy shot in the leg; Newport News police investigating

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A 15-year-old boy was shot in the leg on Saturday. Police said the shooting happened around 6 p.m. The victim told officers he was walking in the 1300 block of 25th street when he was shot. He said after the shooting, he ran to his house located in the 2200 block of Pari

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-14 14:19:36

Citizens march in Newport News in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Photo courtesy: Dale Nixon NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Citizens and members of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference marched Sunday afternoon in honor of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It was the fourth year this celebration of life parade and march event was held. The grand marshals t

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-01-15 04:20:56

Reckless driver call turns police pursuit of intoxicated man, drug charges

FORNEY, Texas - A report of a reckless driver late Friday night turned police chase when the intoxicated driver failed to stop for police. The man, identified as 32-year-old Martin Almanzo Garcia, now faces charges for driving while intoxicated, evading arrest or detention with a vehicle, and posses

INFORNEY.COM - 2018-01-14 17:38:00

Fatal House Fire Kills Woman With Famous Past

Dallas Fire-Rescue responded to a 911 call for a structure fire at a one-story residence early this morning. There were two elderly women in the home when the fire began. Before firefighters arrived, a neighbor reportedly helped one of them to safety. Unf Dallas Fire-Rescue responded to a 911 call f

WFAA - 2018-01-15 04:32:31

Police: Dallas Homeowner Shoots 2 Juveniles During Robbery

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - Two juveniles are recovering from gunshot wounds after Dallas police say they tried to rob a homeowner. The incident happened at around 11 p.m. Saturday on Glen Arbor Drive near East Ledbetter. Police say the juveniles tried to rob the homeowner outside his house. The homeowner

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-14 15:00:46

TxDOT Getting North Texas Roads Ready For Winter Weather

MESQUITE (CBSDFW.COM) - Winter weather is heading toward to North Texas again. Temperatures will start to tumble on Monday afternoon before a wintry mix begins to fall across the Metroplex during the evening. That is expected to turn into snow and create a dangerous situation on area roadways by Tue

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-15 06:59:14

Driver Dead After Trying to Avoid Pedestrian in Southern Dallas: Police

Published at 9:40 AM CST on Jan 14, 2018 | Updated 6 hours ago (Published 6 hours ago) A fiery crash in Southern Dallas Saturday night left one dead after a vehicle slammed into a pillar under an overpass, authorities say. The sedan swerved to try to avoid a pedestrian in the 200 block of E. Ledbet

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-01-14 15:40:19

Fiery 18-Wheeler Crash Closes I-30 in Rowlett

41 Submit a Complaint A fiery crash involving two 18-wheelers closed Interstate 30 in Rowlett Monday morning, police say. (Published 24 minutes ago) A fiery crash involving two 18-wheelers closed Interstate 30 in Rowlett Monday morning, police say. According to police, two big rigs collided on wes

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-01-15 10:21:02

Dallas Police Seek Info On 28-Year-Old's Shooting Death

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - A 28-year-old man died after he was shot in Dallas at around midnight Saturday, police say. Police say the man was shot in the 6000 block of Greenspan Avenue overnight and was taken to Charlton Methodist Hospital by a private vehicle. He was pronounced dead as a result of his i

CBSLOCAL.COM

Fiery semi crash closes I-30 in Rowlett

A fiery crash involving two semi trucks closed I-30 in Rowlett Monday morning. The crash happened in the westbound lanes over Lake Ray Hubbard. Only the left lane is getting by. It's unclear whether there are injuries. Drivers should find alternate routes, like Texas Highway 66. A fiery crash invol

WFAA - 2018-01-15 14:01:21

The California deal: Accepting the calamity along with the splendor

Yes, we have summer and at times a bit of winter, but the cycles in California follow a different calendar. From drought to flood, from fire to mud, California bakes, burns and floats, always on the brink of calamity. We are here by the millions in defiance of reason, lured to a bountiful garden tha

LA TIMES

Meet your merchant: Owner of Joy of Life Events strives to create the perfect day

Donna Nice-Hoekstra was born on Christmas Day, baptized on Easter, and - as she likes to say - has been celebrating ever since. Growing up in Ventura County, she discovered early on that she loved the process of organizing events. At her high school prom, she was the one making sure every last detai

UNION

What's happening Monday in the north valley

Gray Lodge Wildlife Area: Sunrise to sunset. 9,100 acres of fields, riparian areas, ponds, waterways; shelter for 300+ species of resident and migrant birds and mammals. Self-guided nature trail, seasonal guided tours, hunting, exhibits. 3207 Rutherford Road, Gridley. 846-7500. SCORE: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

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Thousands of women plan to march in 'Now We Run' campaign next weekend

DAILY DEMOCRAT FILE PHOTOGRAPH Nearly 200 men and women from Woodland and elsewhere across Yolo County boarded buses last year to participate in a Sacramento Women's March. By Lisa M. Krieger, Bay Area News Group Patrick Tehan-Bay Area News Group Brad Mattson, of Monte Sereno, makes a sign at W

WOODLAND DAILY DEMOCRAT