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 2021-10-05 13:03 

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Fort Bragg soldier killed, 4 others injured in a military vehicle crash...

The accident was the second wreck at Fort Bragg in four months. In June, an Army corporal was killed and two other soldiers injured in a wreck as they were en route to training....

 2021-10-05 12:50 

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The haunted history of the Outer Banks...

Many places have myths, legends, mysteries and ghost stories. Of course, a small, seaside community whose written history extends back hundreds of years and rests alongside an area called "The Graveyard of the Atlantic" will have its share of tale...

 2021-10-05 12:09 

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Hampton Roads commuters facing major delays because of multiple car crashes...

Multiple accidents along the interstate caused hour-long delays for Peninsula commuters, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation....

 2021-10-05 11:28 

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Public records for the week of Oct. 4...

View the latest commercial real estate transactions in Hampton Roads....

 2021-10-05 11:28 

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Reddix Rules Fund reveals top women in business winners...

After a three-month entrepreneurial program and "Shark Tank" competition, the Reddix Rules Fund revealed its top three grant recipients....

 2021-10-05 11:25 

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In ‘Humane,’ a historian considers the dangers of making war less dangerous...

Making war less cruel — such as with drones and surveillance technologies — diverts Americans from pursuing the more radical goal of genuine peace, Samuel Moyn argues....

 2021-10-05 05:09 

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Herbert, Ekeler propel Chargers as Raiders suffer first loss...

Justin Herbert threw for three touchdowns, Austin Ekeler rushed for 117 yards and scored twice, and the Los Angeles Chargers knocked Las Vegas from the unbeaten ranks....

 2021-10-05 02:22 

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

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

 2021-10-04 22:24 

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William Shatner will fly to space aboard Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin rocket...

Jeff Bezos' space travel company, Blue Origin, announced Monday that "Star Trek" actor William Shatner will blast off from West Texas on Oct. 12. "Yes, it's true; I'm going to be a 'rocket man!'" the 90-year-old tweeted...

 2021-10-04 22:15 

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Editorial: Redistricting deadline looms...

Virginia's redistricting commission began its work with promise but will be hard pressed to meet its first deadline for delivering new maps....

 2021-10-04 22:10 

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David Horsey: Old and In The Way...

Cartoon by David Horsey for Oct. 5, 2021....

 2021-10-04 22:05 

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Opinion: Don’t let Congress give up on Virginia’s renters...

More than 215,000 Virginians are behind on rent payments and will need help from Congress to keep a roof over their heads, Virginia Housing Alliance's Brian Koziol writes....

 2021-10-04 22:00 

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Letters for Oct. 5: We are prioritizing bike lanes in an effort to reduce carbon emissions; get on board...

Letter writers advocate for bike lanes, congratulate local school districts on student athlete COVID-19 vaccine mandates, and show support for 82nd District candidate Scott Flax....

 2021-10-04 21:27 

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Bubba Wallace captures rain-shortened Talladega race, is 1st Black driver to win at Cup Series level since 1963...

Wallace had driven through a crash and to the front of the field five laps before the second rain stoppage of the race. NASCAR tried to dry the track for nearly 45 minutes, but up against sundown and the rain not showing any signs of ceasing, the race was...

 2021-10-04 21:00 

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Sentara giving thousands in bonuses to workers on coronavirus frontlines...

The bonuses will go to nearly all employees — about 98.5% of staff, hospital system representatives said Monday....

 2021-10-04 20:37 

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Suffolk schools to investigate whether teacher asked student who died to walk sick children to nurse...

Suffolk Public Schools' spokeswoman said Hillpoint Elementary has a protocol for how students with COVID-19 symptoms should be handled....

 2021-10-04 20:31 

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Virginia Beach mass shooting memorial is a step closer to reality after city hires planning consultant...

It took longer than expected for the city to find a consultant to facilitate the memorial planning process, according to a city spokeswoman....

 2021-10-04 20:06 

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Norfolk Tides manager Gary Kendall fired by Baltimore Orioles after 2 seasons...

Kendall, 58, managed the Tides from 2019-21, spending the canceled 2020 minor league season at the Orioles' alternate training site. He went 112-157 in his two seasons with the Tides....

 2021-10-04 19:58 

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757Teamz boys volleyball Top 15: Unbeaten Indian River stays on top, while Western Branch joins the rankings...

With a win over Oscar Smith, Western Branch climbs into the Top 15 this week while Indian River remains undefeated at No. 1....

 2021-10-04 19:56 

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757Teamz girls volleyball Top 15: Norfolk Collegiate joins the rankings...

Nansemond-Suffolk and Norfolk Academy trade places while Norfolk Collegiate joins the Top 15 for the first time, while the top five teams - led by No. 1 Cox - stay put....

 2021-10-04 19:49 

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Region/state roundup: Lake Taylor grad Diamonte Tucker-Dorsey of JMU earns weekly CAA defensive honor...

His interception late in the game preserved the Dukes' victory Saturday at New Hampshire....

 2021-10-04 19:44 

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Student arrested after attempt to bring gun in I.C. Norcom High School, Portsmouth police say...

Portsmouth police said in a Twitter post the student was "apprehended before entering the building and the firearm was recovered."...

 2021-10-04 18:46 

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Chesapeake woman accused of stealing SUV — with 5 kids inside — after crash on U.S. 158 in North Carolina...

The Currituck County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that the SUV driver stopped and got out to assist after witnessing a crash on U.S. Highway 158 in Grandy. One of the drivers involved in the crash got out of their car, jumped into the SUV a...

 2021-10-04 18:32 

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Virginia Beach man admits to killing his parents, but motive remains a mystery...

Christopher Shawn Brady, now 47, has yet to explain why he fatally shot his mother and father in their Kellam Road home in July 2019....

 2021-10-04 18:26 

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Feds raided Washington Football Team practice facility; trainer placed on leave for criminal investigation...

The Washington Football Team has placed head athletic trainer Ryan Vermillion on administrative leave for what a spokesman called an ongoing criminal investigation unrelated to the club....

 2021-10-04 17:20 

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Retired Norfolk firefighter ‘Mike P.’ now a fixture at Jennette’s Pier...

For the past decade, Mike Preziotti has kept busy as head security guard, a role that suits him well....

 2021-10-04 16:59 

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The shipwreck that altered America...

This single shipwreck — for the only time in U.S. history — caused an unknown candidate from neither of the two main political parties to be elected as president of the United States....

 2021-10-04 16:38 

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Hampton Roads marketing campaign builds community buzz and fun around offshore wind...

Joel Rubin, CEO of Rubin Communications, is promoting WINDSdays to garner support for the offshore wind industry in Hampton Roads....

 2021-10-04 15:39 

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Happy returns: Former Cox High star Tayvion Robinson is making his mark as a receiver, returner for Virginia Tech...

Robinson's touchdown return against the Spiders was Virginia Tech's first punt return for a score since Greg Stroman's 91-yarder against North Carolina in 2017....

 2021-10-04 15:05 

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Henrietta Lacks’ estate sues company over use of her ‘immortal’ cells...

The lawsuit accuses the company of selling cells that doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital took from the Black woman from Virginia in 1951 without her knowledge or consent as part of a "a racially unjust medical system."...

 2021-10-04 14:00 

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Tangier Island: Step back in time and explore the quaint, unspoiled fishing village...

The five-mile-long island between Virginia and Maryland is home to more than 600 people....

 2021-10-04 13:00 

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Lauren Daigle, who’s performing Friday at Scope, on her meteoric rise, detractors and ‘remaining authentic’...

It's been a rapid rise for Lauren Daigle, a 30-year-old native of Lafayette, Louisiana, who got her start after signing with the Christian music label Centricity Music in 2013....

 2021-10-04 12:33 

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Friends since high school, these 2 Norfolk Tides players are Brooks Robinson Award winners...

Adley Rutschman, the Norfolk Tides catcher and the consensus No. 1 prospect in all of baseball, and Kyle Stowers, an outfielder and one of the Orioles' top hopefuls, went to Baltimore on Wednesday to share in a prestigious honor....

 2021-10-04 11:59 

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Cape Hatteras Lighthouse is getting a complete makeover for the first time in 151 years, and officials want your help...

Interior work on the lighthouse uncovered a few problems from the past, including a mystery substance under the paint, bricks missing mortar and an extensive crack from a lightning strike in the 1890s, park officials said....

 2021-10-04 11:31 

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Businesses adapt to pandemic change by embracing technology, e-commerce...

Topics included how businesses of all sizes pivoted in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, challenges regarding cybersecurity, and tips to succeed in a constantly evolving environment....

 2021-10-04 11:30 

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CIVIC postpones Darden Awards ceremony until March 2022...

The nonprofit organization said it is delaying the leadership event out of an abundance of caution concerning the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-10-04 11:30 

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Business notes for the week of Oct. 4...

See who's getting accolades and which businesses are giving back....

 2021-10-04 11:28 

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People changes for the week of Oct. 4...

See who's getting promoted or hired in Hampton Roads....

 2021-10-04 11:24 

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1 person dead in Ocean View crash, police say...

The crash happened in the 9700 block of Chesapeake Blvd., Norfolk police say....

 2021-10-04 04:00 

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NFL: How players with Virginia connections fared in Week 4...

A guy who played college basketball rather than football was among Sunday's stars....

 2021-10-04 00:51 

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Tides complete season by ending Durham’s 11-game winning streak...

The Bulls nevertheless finish with the best record in the "Triple-A Final Stretch."...

 2021-10-03 22:10 

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Michael Ramirez: Caution...

Cartoon by Michael Ramirez for Oct. 4, 2021....

 2021-10-03 22:05 

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Opinion: Pushed to retire and to keep earning, older Americans face a peculiar vise...

The Department of Labor needs to research, coordinate, educate and advocate for America's growing elderly labor force, two researchers from the New School for Social Research write....

 2021-10-03 22:05 

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Opinion: Can the Supreme Court be moved by abortion stories told by real women? We’ll see...

The U.S. Supreme Court should listen carefully to what women are saying about abortion in briefs prepared for the upcoming term, Los Angeles Times columnist Robin Abcarian writes....

 2021-10-03 22:00 

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Letters for Oct. 4: HRT should improve the paratransit system for people with disabilities...

Letter writers call on Hampton Roads Transit to improve the public transportation for people with disabilities, argue that the intersection at Kempsville and Indian River roads works well, and question the idea that American businesses spend dollars bette...

 2021-10-03 20:39 

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Taylor Heinicke leads Washington to victory over Atlanta, throws game-winning TD pass...

Heinicke, a former star at Old Dominion, completed 23 of 33 passes for 290 yards without an interception. Heinicke, a Georgia native, was playing a short trip from where he grew up and played high school football....

 2021-10-03 19:44 

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Region/state roundup: No. 19 ODU gains another overtime field hockey victory...

CNU's and W&M's field hockey teams are among Sunday's other victors....

 2021-10-03 18:58 

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Major oil spill off Southern California fouls beaches...

At least 126,000 gallons of oil spilled into the waters off Orange County, according to a statement from the city of Huntington Beach. The oil created a miles-wide sheen in the ocean and washed ashore in sticky, black globules along with dead birds and fi...

 2021-10-03 17:24 

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In the face of frightening statistics, health officials push pregnant women to get vaccine...

Pregnant people have among the lowest vaccination rates in the United States....

 2021-10-03 15:33 

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Chrysler Museum of Art exhibition celebrates 50 years of Norfolk’s Scope and its Italian designer, Pier Luigi Nervi...

Pier Luigi Nervi was an international name in architecture, and Norfolk landed him to build its centerpiece entertainment venue. A Chrysler exhibit looks at his expertise and accomplishments, including Scope and nine other projects Nervi designed....

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