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 2021-05-11 02:48 

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High school scoreboard | Monday’s scores and Tuesday’s schedule...

Box scores and highlights from around Hampton Roads....

 2021-05-11 00:53 

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Virginia Beach Republican candidate Chuck Smith seeks recount in attorney general race...

Hard-right candidate and Virginia Beach attorney Chuck Smith lost to Del. Jason Miyares by a 52-48 margin after ballots of more than 30,000 delegates were counted Sunday....

 2021-05-11 00:32 

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North Carolina bill demands family access to bodycam footage in 5 days...

The language, added to a broader criminal justice reform measure expected to clear the Senate later this week, responds to efforts by the family of Andrew Brown Jr. to view bodycam footage of the Black man's death in Elizabeth City....

 2021-05-10 23:46 

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Kidde fire safety company recalls 226,000 smoke and carbon monoxide alarms...

The alarms could fail to alert people in the event of a fire, the recall said. Consumers should contact Kidde for a free replacement....

 2021-05-10 23:28 

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Tyson Foods raising pay to keep up as US chicken demand soars...

The Springdale, Arkansas-based company, which processes 20% of U.S. beef, chicken and pork, said Monday that absentee rates are around 50% higher than they were before the pandemic....

 2021-05-10 22:40 

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Two Virginia Beach men arrested in connection with road rage stabbing last month on Shore Drive...

Police did not release information about the stabbing's victim....

 2021-05-10 22:15 

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Editorial: Boost vaccination numbers with incentives...

To get Virginia closer to herd immunity, the commonwealth should offer incentives to those on the fence about getting the shot....

 2021-05-10 22:10 

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Bill Bramhall: Infrastructure...

Cartoon by Bill Bramhall for May 11, 2021....

 2021-05-10 22:05 

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Opinion: PRO Act would threaten the livelihood of freelancers...

The federal PRO Act would harm American workers employed as contractors or freelancers, Sarah Wall of the American Legislative Exchange Council writes....

 2021-05-10 22:00 

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Letters for May 11: Virginia Beach, Norfolk should keep sharing a public health director...

Letter writers advocate for more shared services among Hampton Roads cities, question lieutenant gubernatorial candidate Andria McClellan's ability to hold Norfolk Southern accountable, and highlight Hampton Roads' water infrastructure....

 2021-05-10 21:25 

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Rates, reopening, raises: Three things to know for Norfolk’s upcoming budget vote...

City Council is set to vote on Norfolk's new budget Tuesday. Here are a few key elements of the new spending plan....

 2021-05-10 21:24 

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Andrew Brown family attorneys: DA should step aside from Elizabeth City shooting probe...

Attorneys Ben Crump and Bakari Sellers said in statements Monday that District Attorney Andrew Womble's involvement would be a "miscarriage of justice" for Andrew Brown Jr., who was killed April 21 in Elizabeth City....

 2021-05-10 21:03 

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A mortgage option designed for unique family situations...

With the Family Opportunity Mortgage, your parents can live independently while the home, which you own, builds equity....

 2021-05-10 20:58 

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Cox High hires NFL Hall of Famer and former Pittsburgh Steeler Alan Faneca as head football coach...

Former Pittsburgh Steeler and Hall of Fame offensive line was named the Cox football coach on Monday, the school announced....

 2021-05-10 20:42 

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Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office warns of scam phone calls demanding money for court fines...

Scammers used the names of real deputies and imitated the office's phone number....

 2021-05-10 20:08 

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Wood: Breaking up with the greatest job on the planet isn’t easy, but I’ll never stop loving it...

Countless memories, stories, experiences and travels make leaving the Daily Press after 23 years a bittersweet experience....

 2021-05-10 20:03 

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Newcomer Glenn Youngkin, who has ties to Virginia Beach, leads after 1st round in Virginia GOP governor race...

With no candidate garnering a majority after the first round, the winner will now be determined in part by whom delegates listed as their second and third choices among the seven candidates vying for the spot....

 2021-05-10 19:31 

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757Teamz girls soccer: Cox grabs top spot after rivalry win over First Colonial...

A 1-0 win over First Colonial propels Cox to the top spot, while Norfolk Collegiate and Cape Henry's strong season put them higher in the rankings....

 2021-05-10 19:11 

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757Teamz boys soccer Top 15: First Colonial remains No. 1 while Grassfield jumps eight spots...

The top six stand pat but Grassfield's strong start against tough competition springboards them to No. 7....

 2021-05-10 19:10 

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Maury star quarterback EJ Gibson likes a challenge. So he’s headed to LSU as a walk-on....

As a starter, Gibson led the Commodores to a 21-2 record and accumulated 4,799 yards and 53 touchdowns....

 2021-05-10 18:18 

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Isle of Wight County removes 116-year-old Confederate statue from outside the courthouse...

Memorials to the Confederacy are being taken down across the American South, whether by demonstrators opposed to racial injustice or by authorities seeking to dismantle them through official channels....

 2021-05-10 18:18 

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Isle of Wight County removes 116-year-old Confederate statue from outside the courthouse...

Memorials to the Confederacy are being taken down across the American South, whether by demonstrators opposed to racial injustice or by authorities seeking to dismantle them through official channels....

 2021-05-10 17:57 

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Virginia baseball team has rebounded from early conference struggles, looks to continue momentum after exam break...

After starting 4-11 in ACC play, Virginia has won four of its last five conference series, but Cavaliers coach Brian O'Connor believes his team still needs to win its last two ACC series to have a good shot at earning a spot in the NCAA Tournament for...

 2021-05-10 17:32 

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757Teamz Top 15: Maury stays at No. 1, while unbeaten Grassfield climbs to No. 2 in baseball...

Maury still at the top, but the top five has a completely new look this week....

 2021-05-10 17:21 

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Nansemond-Suffolk, Kempsville, Menchille top Teamz 757 softball rankings...

Nansemond-Suffolk Academy tops Teamz 757 softball rankings for third consecutive week, but Kempsville, Menchville, Kellam, Grassfield and Tabb all move up....

 2021-05-10 17:19 

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Gloucester’s Mike Miller retiring after 13 years, two state titles in field hockey...

Mike Miller, who has been a part of the Gloucester field hockey program for close to two decades, first as a volunteer, then as an assistant and finally as the head coach in 2008, is stepping away from the Dukes to spend more time with his family....

 2021-05-10 16:27 

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Before she died, a Chesapeake woman scheduled a surprise delivery to her friend...

Mary Fallon wanted to make sure her friend felt special on her wedding anniversary....

 2021-05-10 16:05 

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Three people die in separate car crashes in Virginia Beach...

Police believe speed was a factor in one of the crashes, as well as speed and alcohol in the other....

 2021-05-10 15:30 

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The pandemic gets the Michael Lewis treatment, heroic technocrats and all...

But in siding with his heroes, Michael Lewis doesn't push back where he should....

 2021-05-10 14:04 

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Rubama: Virginia’s first high school spring football season ended last week. Should it continue?...

Many Virginia high school coaches have always wondered what it would be like to have spring football like many states. They got a taste of it this spring because of COVID-19. So what did local coaches and players think of it?...

 2021-05-10 13:15 

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Police respond to 2 overnight shoots in Virginia Beach...

Details were scarce on both shootings, but the first one was posted on Twitter at 1 a.m. It happened in the 2100 block of Atlantic Avenue, police tweeted....

 2021-05-10 13:02 

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White House panel aims to find ways of keeping politics out of science...

A new 46-person federal scientific integrity task force will look back through 2009 for areas where partisanship interfered with what were supposed to be decisions based on evidence and research and to come up with ways to keep politics out of government ...

 2021-05-10 12:07 

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Former Greyhound station becomes temporary refuge for the homeless, as Norfolk plans permeant shelter...

As plans for the city's first permanent homeless shelter have shifted, the defunct bus station has become a makeshift home for those without one....

 2021-05-10 11:45 

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How Nice: Young reader gets an epic lesson in generosity...

A stranger pays for a young girl's purchase and she becomes teary-eyed over his kindness....

 2021-05-10 10:59 

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Novatech opens first Virginia office in Virginia Beach...

The nationwide business technology provider is looking to hire sales professionals and service technicians in Hampton Roads....

 2021-05-10 10:58 

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Virginia Beach developer is expanding its headquarters...

The Breeden Company is in the midst of adding office space as the developer grows both inside and outside Hampton Roads....

 2021-05-10 10:56 

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Here’s how to create a mission statement the Pointman Way...

It took years, it took war, and it took wiser people than I to help forge, re-forge and redirect me during formative stages of my U.S. Navy SEAL career. Eventually I learned that building a high-quality life required self-leadership first and foremost; it...

 2021-05-10 10:54 

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Business calendar: Learn, grow, engage at these events...

Increase your business IQ at one of these events....

 2021-05-10 01:36 

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Tides finish opening series 2-4 with loss in Jacksonville...

Rylan Bannon drives in three runs, but Norfolk can't quite catch up to the Jumbo Shrimp....

 2021-05-09 22:10 

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Andy Marlette: Spidey! Look out!...

Cartoon by Andy Marlette for May 10, 2021....

 2021-05-09 22:05 

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Opinion: America’s bridges need greater investment to survive...

Despite arguments to the contrary, America's bridges are deteriorating and need the investment of President Biden's infrastructure proposal, Bloomberg columnist Peter Orszag writes....

 2021-05-09 22:05 

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Opinion: Four big problems exist in Biden’s infrastructure plan...

The American Jobs Plan is a bloated tax-and-spend disaster that would thwart economic recovery, the Heritage Foundation's David Ditch writes....

 2021-05-09 22:01 

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Sweep gives Virginia Wesleyan tournament title...

Hanna Hull extends her all-time record Division III victory total to 127 with a shutout in Game 1....

 2021-05-09 22:00 

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Letters for May 10: We are going to need more nuclear power to reduce fossil fuel...

Letter writers advocate for nuclear power, show support for Terry McAuliffe's bid for governor, and oppose Washington, D.C., statehood....

 2021-05-09 20:54 

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Vote-counting underway after Virginia GOP convention...

Counting commenced Sunday afternoon at a hotel in Richmond to tabulate the votes cast by tens of thousands of Virginia Republicans a day earlier in the party's nominating contest for governor and other statewide offices....

 2021-05-09 20:53 

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Carter gains two victories at Langley Speedway...

Also, Chris Roberts earns a pair of Grand Stock checkered flags....

 2021-05-09 18:57 

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Norfolk man, woman arrested on drug and weapons charges in Delaware traffic stop...

Police said that after a trooper detected the smell of marijuana, a probable cause search was conducted and four guns, Psilocybin mushrooms, marijuana and suspected drug proceeds were recovered....

 2021-05-09 18:47 

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Pastors rally, seek transparency in Elizabeth City shooting...

More than 100 people marched to the Pasquotank County Courthouse, where they posted on its doors a series of demands related to the killing of Andrew Brown Jr., the News & Observer reported....

 2021-05-09 18:06 

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Oversized inflatable graduation cap on display in Virginia Beach’s Town Center...

Life-sized graduation caps personalized with inspiring quotes and illustrations by local artists are now on display in Virginia Beach's Town Center. Graduation Expressions 2021 runs through June 13....

 2021-05-09 16:49 

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Norfolk-based Navy cruiser seizes weapons in Arabian Sea that were likely bound for Yemen...

The guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey, based in Norfolk, discovered the weapons aboard what the Navy described as a stateless dhow, a traditional Mideast sailing ship, in an operation that began Thursday in the northern reaches of the Arabian Sea off Om...

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