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Police: Newport News home damaged by gunfire

Newport News police are investigating after a house was damaged by gunfire, police said. A 61-year-old Newport News woman told police someone shot at her house in the 100 block of Bond Circle with either a pellet gun or a bb gun and damaged the aluminum siding and vinyl window frame, police spokesma

DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-18 22:10:00

U.N. chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold War

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned the world's leaders Tuesday that the threat of a nuclear attack is at its highest level since the end of the Cold War and "fiery talk can lead to fatal misunderstandings." In his first state-of-the-world report since taking the reins of the United Natio

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 14:47:00

In the Audience: Kiwanis Club of Division 13

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - On September 28th the Kiwanis club of Newport News and Hampton is teaming up with the Foodbank of the Virginia Peninsula to help end hunger in the local community. Music by Bill Deal's Original Rhondel's and all you can eat seafood and barbecue make this event a local favori

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2017-09-19 16:06:31

Police looking for tire slashing suspects

Williamsburg Police and the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office are looking for at least one person who is alleged to have slashed the tires of several cars over the past week. Williamsburg Police Maj. Greg Riley said several cars in the area of Quarterpath Rd. and York St. adjacent to the York County l

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 18:24:00

Russian helicopter accidentally fired on spectators during war games, state TV says

Russian media reported Tuesday that three people were wounded at major Russian military exercises when a helicopter accidentally fired a rocket at a crowd of invited spectators. The Russian Defense Ministry dismissed the report as a "purposeful provocation or someone's personal stupidity." The state

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 16:48:00

Body not found for 8 months in Kansas City airport parking lot

The body of a man who police believed killed himself sat in his pickup truck in a Kansas City International Airport parking lot for eight months before being discovered and his family wants to know why it wasn't noticed sooner. The body of 53-year-old Randy Potter was found last week after someone r

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 15:53:00

Eltham Bridge opening planned for Wednesday night

Traffic will be stopped in three 15-minute intervals to allow VDOT crews to conduct routine maintenance on the Eltham Bridge Wednesday night. The stoppages will affect traffic traveling over Eltham Bridge, which crosses the Pamunkey River, in both directions 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, according to a VDOT n

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 14:55:00

Under fire over Rohingya, Suu Kyi defends Myanmar actions

With a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims sparking accusations of ethnic cleansing from the United Nations and others, Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday said her country does not fear international scrutiny and invited diplomats to see some areas for themselves. Though an estimated 421,000 Roh

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 14:17:00

German WWI U-boat found off Belgium with 23 bodies inside

An intact German World War I submarine containing the bodies of 23 people has been found off the coast of Belgium, authorities said Tuesday. Western Flanders Governor Carl Decaluwe told The Associated Press that the find on the floor of the North Sea "is very unique." "It's quite amazing that we fou

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 12:27:00

More St. Louis protests expected Tuesday after quiet night

Protesters chanting "free our people" gathered outside the jail in downtown St. Louis for more than two hours to show solidarity with those arrested during demonstrations that turned ugly over the weekend, but there was no new vandalism overnight. Demonstrators outside the jail late Monday criticize

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 12:23:00

Firefighter taken to hospital following Hampton business fire

One firefighter was taken to the hospital and released the same day after battling a fire in the 300 block of E. Street in Hampton Sunday. Hampton and Newport News fire crews were called to the scene after an employee who was in the building at the time called to report the fire, Hampton fire spokes

DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-18 22:55:00

911 call about suspicious man was made by Georgia Tech student killed by police, officials say

Georgia Tech alerted students to shelter indoors because of violent protests on campus Monday night after police fatally shot a student over the weekend. The student had called 911 to report an armed and possibly intoxicated suspicious person fitting his physical description. Campus police killed Sc

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 02:56:00

Equifax suffered another data breach in March

Equifax suffered another major breach before the massive data breach disclosed earlier this month, the company confirmed Monday, revealing yet again the vulnerability of the credit agency's computer systems. The earlier breach, first reported by Bloomberg, was discovered by Equifax in March. But the

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 02:12:00

Hillary Clinton won't rule out questioning Trump's legitimacy, pending Russia probe

Hillary Clinton says she won't rule out questioning President Donald Trump's legitimacy depending on what official inquiries uncover about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign. But the 2016 Democratic nominee said Monday during an NPR interview that she knows of no constitutional g

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 01:03:00

Evidence of spills at toxic site in Texas during floods after Harvey

The U.S. government received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest Superfund toxic waste sites in the days after the drenching rains from Hurricane Harvey finally stopped. Aerial photos reviewed by The Associated Press show dark-colored water surrounding the site as the floods receded

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 00:24:00

Student pride leader killed by Georgia Tech police

Warning: Graphic Content. Bystander video shows officers repeatedly telling Schultz to "drop the knife." (Sept. 18, 2017) Warning: Graphic Content. Bystander video shows officers repeatedly telling Schultz to "drop the knife." (Sept. 18, 2017)

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 23:59:59

6 'Dreamers' sue Trump to block repeal of DACA

Six California beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program sued the Trump administration Monday for rescinding protections for young immigrants without legal status. (Sept. 18, 2017) (Sign up for our free video newsletter here http://bit.ly/2n6VKPR) Six California beneficiari

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 23:41:58

The new GOP health care measure goes further than the failed one

A deal-breaker in July may not be a deal-breaker in September. The latest Obamacare overhaul bill gaining steam on Capitol Hill slashes health care spending more deeply and would likely cover fewer people than a July bill that failed precisely because of such concerns. What's different now is the se

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 21:56:00

DACA recipients protest Pelosi's deal with Trump: 'We are not a bargaining chip'

Protesters angrily confronted House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Monday about her emerging agreement with President Trump to provide legal protections to young undocumented immigrants. Pelosi and Reps. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., and Jared Huffman, D-Calif., appeared at an event in her home

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 19:22:00

Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea in U.N. speech

President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the "total destruction'" of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North Korea, told the murmuring cr

VANCOUVER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 15:36:00