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WANTED: U.S. Marshals working to find homicide fugitive on the run for 2 years

NORFOLK, Va. - The United States Marshals are asking the public to help them capture a man wanted for a 2015 murder in Portsmouth. The crime happened December 2, 2015 on Gateway Drive in Portsmouth. Police were called to the apartment complex and found the 26-year-old Monique Landis with a gunshot w

WTKR - 2018-03-19 15:58:31

Hampton woman accused of embezzling more than $1 million from boss

HAMPTON, Va. - A former employee of a construction company pleaded guilty to embezzling more than a million dollars, according to court records. Court records indicate that Susan Gray worked at Harbor Construction Company in Hampton as the accounting manager. During some of that time, she was also e

WTKR - 2018-03-19 21:40:03

ICYMI this week: Big Lots comes to Williamsburg, Farm Fresh in Norge will close, and more

With dozens of headlines every day, it's easy to miss some here and there. Keep the conversation going. Here are five stories from this week that got people talking:Big Lots coming to Mooretown Road in JulyThe Williamsburg Marketcenter is being renamed the Victory Village. (Courtesy BouncePath Marke


'Jamestown' TV series from 'Downton Abbey' producers coming to U.S.

Niamh Walsh plays one of the lead characters in the British TV show "Jamestown," which airs in the U.S. on Friday. (Courtesy Sky UK Limited) An eight-part miniseries about the original site of the first permanent English settlement in America will debut in the U.S. on March 23. "Jamestown" will air

WYDAILY.COM - 2018-03-20 05:00:00

James City County hosts Easter egg hunt for local children

James City County is hosting two Easter egg hunts the day before Easter. (File photo/Flickr) Children and adults alike can get into the Easter spirit March 31 with James City County's Easter Egg Extravaganza. The event includes two large Easter egg hunts, which will be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at t

WYDAILY.COM - 2018-03-20 05:30:55

Newport News Police investigating 18-year-old man's death as homicide

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Newport News Police now say the death of a man found inside a home on Chestnut Avenue is being investigated as a homicide. Officers were called to the 5000 block of Chestnut Avenue on March 16 at 10:10 p.m. for reports of a possible burglary in progress. They arrived to find a ma

WTKR - 2018-03-19 14:18:50

Home destroyed in Charles City fire

A home was destroyed in a fire in Charles City County on Monday afternoon. The fire happened in the 8200 block of Little Elam Road around 4:45 p.m., according to Henrico fire's PIO. Henrico crews are assisting Charles City County crews with the fire. There are no injuries. However, belongings and a

NBC12 - 2018-03-19 21:13:55

What happened to local Schlotzsky's restaurants? They've reopened as Larry's Deli.

Four area Schlotzsky's restaurants have reopened as Larry's Deli. Owners Larry Speas and Lori Hubble are operating the former Schlotzsky's at Town Center, Red Mill, Hilltop and on East Main Street in Norfolk. Larry's Deli touts sandwiches on homemade bread, salads and pizzas among its offerings. Spe

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2018-03-19 17:38:00

Man found dead in a Newport News residence

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- Police were called to a possible burglary but found a man dead in Newport News Friday night. Emergency Communications received a call around 10:10 p.m. in the 5000 block of Chestnut Avenue. Officials located a male subject inside a residence suffering from a gunshot wound


Man dies after car crash in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A man has died from injuries he sustained in a single-vehicle crash in the 1500 block of Kiln Creek Parkway Friday evening. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital around 7:30 p.m. Police responded to the scene shortly after 6:30 p.m. Officers arrived at the scene to find a ve


Norge Farm Fresh employees receive layoff notice; SuperValu working to sell store

The Norge Farm Fresh was not among those listed by the company on Wednesday as being sold, but SuperValu now says it is actively trying to sell the store. Employees at the Farm Fresh in Norge have received 60-day notice that they will be laid off. (Andrew Harris/WYDaily) Employees at the Farm Fresh


Feds inspect Hampton VA Medical Center

HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of the Inspector General just released the report from a visit to the Hampton VA Medical Center. It comes after a surprise examination by the office last summer, which was part of the Comprehensive Healthcare Inspection Program. T


Hampton man dies after vehicle strikes tree

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Police say a 69-year-old Hampton man died after his vehicle struck a tree Friday night in Newport News. The crash happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 1500 block of Kiln Creek Parkway. The man was taken to the hospital, but was later pronounced dead. Police say this was a sing


Teen walks into Newport News hospital with gunshot wound

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A teenager walked into a Newport News hospital with a gunshot wound Thursday afternoon. The victim, identified as a 17-year-old male from North Carolina, said he was shot in the area of 76th Street and Mytilene Drive. His injuries were considered non life-threatening. Poli


Colonial Williamsburg offers Virginia Resident Pass

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WRIC) - Colonial Williamsburg is offering Virginia residents a special deal. The Resident Pass is the chance to enjoy a full season of fun for the price of a single day's admission. The Virginia Resident Pass includes access to Colonial Williamsburg's Historic Area and the Art Mus