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 2021-10-23 23:24 

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William & Mary bounces back, beats Towson to improve to 5-2...

William & Mary rushes for 322 yards, while freshman quarterback Darius Wilson throws for 164 as the Tribe bounces back from a disappointing loss to defeat Towson....

 2021-10-23 23:14 

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Hampton achieves ‘signature’ win against N.C. A&T...

Pirates knock off three-time defending HBCU national champions....

 2021-10-23 23:02 

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Syracuse TD with 19 seconds left dooms Virginia Tech...

The Hokies can't hold a late nine-point lead as speculation swirls about Justin Fuente's job security....

 2021-10-23 22:48 

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College football roundup: Cox grad Cole Johnson runs for TD as No. 7 JMU stifles No. 23 Delaware...

Also, resurgent Florida State crushes Massachusetts....

 2021-10-23 22:24 

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Steve Flesch leads by two over Langer, Alker entering final round of PGA Tour Champions event in Richmond...

Defending champion Phil Mickelson falls well off the pace held by a 54-year-old Cincinnati native....

 2021-10-23 22:15 

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Editorial: Redistricting hopes dashed...

The Virginia Redistricting Commission couldn't agree on anything, a discouraging setback for the cause of reform....

 2021-10-23 22:10 

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Steve Breen: Broken Chain...

Cartoon by Steve Breen for Oct. 24, 2021....

 2021-10-23 22:05 

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Opinion: Help shape Virginia’s future through redistricting and the election...

Virginians have opportunities to elect new leaders and reimagine the political topography, Alexandria Bratton and Erin Corbett of Virginia Civic Engagement Table write in a guest column,...

 2021-10-23 22:05 

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Opinion: Virginia’s economy has blossomed under Northam’s leadership...

During his term, Gov. Ralph Northam has strengthened and expanded Virginia's economic growth, Secretary of Commerce and Trade Brian Ball writes in a guest column....

 2021-10-23 22:05 

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Opinion: Virginia Beach is moving forward in challenging times...

Virginia Beach is committed to the work required to overcome the divisions that fuel distrust and disrespect, Mayor Bobby Dyer writes in a guest column....

 2021-10-23 22:00 

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Letters for Oct. 24: Vote for incumbent Blythe Scott for Norfolk’s commissioner of the revenue...

Letter writers endorse Blythe Scott for Norfolk's commissioner of the revenue, argue that public schools are indoctrinating children, and urge school boards to give parents options to opt out of lessons....

 2021-10-23 21:05 

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Region/state roundup: Virginia Wesleyan women’s soccer team shuts out Ferrum...

Virginia Wesleyan also wins in women's volleyball....

 2021-10-23 20:30 

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Carter throws for 332 yards as Norfolk State earns fifth consecutive victory...

The Spartans build a big lead and survive the Bison's three fourth-quarter touchdowns....

 2021-10-23 19:48 

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Dzierski’s TD run breaks tie in fourth quarter as Christopher Newport prevails on road...

The quarterback also throws two first-quarter touchdown passes as the Captains reach .500 by winning at The College of New Jersey....

 2021-10-23 18:11 

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Shipwreck along North Carolina beach to be removed...

Initially, most of the former scallop boat was visible along the shoreline. But it has been slowly sinking in sand along the beach south of Cape Hatteras National Seashore's Oregon Inlet Campground....

 2021-10-23 17:15 

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Norfolk Admirals started the long-awaited season with a tribute to late former owner Blake Cullen...

A who's who of former Admirals paid homage to Cullen on a video during a pre-game ceremony. After a moment of silence, a banner honoring Cullen was lowered from the rafters. The crowd of 5,353 let loose with a thunderous ovation....

 2021-10-23 17:00 

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‘His debt is paid’: Portsmouth man fights for pardon of 80-year prison sentence...

Ronald Davis was sentenced to 80 years in prison for his involvement in a 1997 string of armed robberies in Hampton Roads. Now, almost 25 years later, he's fighting for a pardon of the "grossly excessive" sentence....

 2021-10-23 16:20 

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‘Transporting America’s future’: Retired FBI official becomes bus driver amid shortage...

He was once the executive assistant director of the FBI, responsible for overseeing all criminal investigations, among other duties. But in his retirement, he felt a pull to help when there was a shortage of school bus drivers....

 2021-10-23 15:29 

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Billie Holiday ‘returns’ to the Attucks Theatre next week in ‘Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill’...

A re-creation of one of her last performances: from the Virginia Arts Festival and the Norfolk State University Theatre Company. Oct. 29 through 31, starring Ashley Bishop-Diggs....

 2021-10-23 14:51 

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Democrats hopeful power of presidency can help in Virginia governor’s race...

While New Jersey is also holding an election for governor on Nov. 2, it's the Virginia race that's grabbed national attention for indications of voter sentiment before next year's midterms....

 2021-10-23 14:03 

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Police: Struggle with murder suspect in Virginia Beach hospital led to officer’s gun going off...

Matthew Christie, 38, is charged with first-degree murder and malicious assault in the death of his 74-year-old mother, Linda Christie, who was found dead on Oct. 16....

 2021-10-23 13:01 

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Amazon, UPS, Walmart and more competing for seasonal workers during tight labor market in Hampton Roads...

Large employers like Amazon, UPS, FedEx and Walmart are in need of additional help this holiday season, but a local economist says they'll be pulling from a smaller pool as people left the Hampton Roads labor force during the pandemic....

 2021-10-23 09:45 

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Literary Notes: Portsmouth’s Chris Dickon honored for his work on a book about Dutch children of Black WWII soldiers...

Also, two authors are having book events: Sunday, Samantha Shannon with "Jake the Growling Dog"; and Tuesday, Anne Tazewell with "A Good Spy Leaves No Trace: Big Oil, CIA Secrets and a Spy Daughter's Reckoning."...

 2021-10-23 09:30 

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John Grisham on judges, innocence and the judgments he ignores...

John Grisham — whose new book, "The Judge's List," is about a murderous member of the bench — talks about the Supreme Court, wrongful convictions (and the absurdity of electing judges and prosecutors) and what it means to be "r...

 2021-10-23 04:46 

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Admirals mark first game since March 2020 with comeback victory in OT...

Cody Milan's goal caps Norfolk's comeback in a long-awaited game as 5,353 come to watch....

 2021-10-23 03:24 

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Friday Night Highlights: Phoebus moves closer to a Peninsula title; Kempsville dominates after slow start...

Kempsville scored 33 straight points after trailing by a field goal in the first quarter for a dominant win over Bayside....

 2021-10-23 03:11 

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Cox wanted the ball in Jordin Cooper’s hands and the strategy worked against Tallwood...

Jordin Cooper passed for two touchdowns and rushed for two more as Cox dominated Tallwood on Friday....

 2021-10-23 02:56 

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No. 9 Western Branch earns hard-fought victory over archrival Deep Creek in classic showdown...

No. 9 Western Branch edges Deep Creek to improve to 8-1 for the first time since 2013....

 2021-10-23 02:53 

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High school scoreboard | Friday’s scores and Saturday’s schedule...

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

 2021-10-23 00:52 

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Alker leads in Richmond’s PGA Tour Champions event; Daly withdraws, Mickelson struggles...

Defending champion Phil Mickelson is eight strokes off the lead on the Country Club of Virginia's James River Course....

 2021-10-22 23:37 

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Region/state roundup...

Also, Old Dominion announces tipoff times for its home men's and women's basketball games....

 2021-10-22 22:10 

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Drew Sheneman: The Monster...

Cartoon by Drew Sheneman for Oct. 23, 2021....

 2021-10-22 22:05 

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Opinion: Colin Powell, we’ll miss you in the ‘sensible center’...

Colin Powell offered what he called "the sensible center" that our politics need in these fractious times — now more than ever, Chicago Tribune columnist Clarence Page writes....

 2021-10-22 22:05 

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Opinion: Powell should be remembered for honesty, civility and patriotism...

Colin Powell symbolized the values this country once respected, and will be remembered for his character, Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Trudy Rubin writes....

 2021-10-22 22:00 

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Letters for Oct. 23: Let’s vote for the devil we don’t know...

Letter writers urge voters to elect Glenn Youngkin for governor, oppose all Republican candidates, and warn the public against the "progressive left."...

 2021-10-22 20:49 

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Old Dominion will leave Conference USA for the Sun Belt Conference, reports say...

The Monarchs would join Marshall and Southern Miss in leaving C-USA. FCS football powerhouse James Madison, which competes in the Colonial Athletic Conference, would leave that league and begin competing as an FBS program....

 2021-10-22 20:46 

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High school football scoreboard: Friday night’s games...

Check back throughout the night for updates, and follow us on Twitter for scores and highlights @757Teamz.com....

 2021-10-22 20:27 

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1 in custody at Virginia Beach General Hospital; police say no ‘active shooter’...

Police quell reports about an active shooting at the Sentara hospital in Virginia Beach....

 2021-10-22 19:03 

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Alec Baldwin responds to movie set killing: It was ‘tragic accident’...

Halyna Hutchins, the cinematographer on the Western "Rust," and director Joel Souza were shot Thursday in the desert on the outskirts of Santa Fe....

 2021-10-22 18:45 

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Richmond schools will be closed the first week of November, in part for workers’ mental health...

Richmond schools were already set to be closed three days that week, for Election Day, Diwali and parent-teacher conferences....

 2021-10-22 18:00 

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Virginia Beach teen and aspiring chef dies after beating cancer twice...

The teenager is widely-known locally because she not only beat cancer twice, but also filmed a cooking show for her family and has spent her life raising thousands for cancer research....

 2021-10-22 17:24 

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Taylor Heinicke savors a chance to face Packers, play quarterback at storied Lambeau Field...

Heinicke, who starred at Old Dominion, has been to Lambeau Field as an opposing player before during his years with the Minnesota Vikings. The difference this time is he will be in uniform rather than in street clothes....

 2021-10-22 17:11 

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‘Color Me Murder’ a lighthearted, cozy mystery...

A young, single bookstore manager is about to have her mundane life disrupted....

 2021-10-22 16:57 

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Virginia Department of Elections apologizes for retweeting Sen. Amanda Chase...

The Virginia Department of Elections apologized Friday for retweeting a partisan statement made by Sen. Amanda Chase but did not give details on how it happened....

 2021-10-22 16:01 

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His competitors are half his age. But Darryl Wood relishes chance to compete on Regent University’s cross country team....

"I never look at my age as a limitation," said Wood, a 45-year-old junior. "I'm thankful for the opportunity that God has given me to compete."...

 2021-10-22 14:15 

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Gardening Q&A: When to prune an unruly gardenia (or even consider moving it)...

Gardenia typically has a moderate growth rate, but over time and in a choice spot, it can outgrow its space. But be careful about pruning. Ken Spencer has tips....

 2021-10-22 13:59 

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Virginia Tech’s sputtering offense meets a Syracuse team that has hit its stride with new quarterback...

Hokies quarterback Braxton Burmeister, thanks to the absence of an effective running back, leads the team in rushing with 212 yards and is completing less than 54% of his passes....

 2021-10-22 13:50 

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Surging Virginia hosts Georgia Tech in essentially a Coastal Division elimination game...

The Yellow Jackets have lost their last three games on Cavaliers' home field, and 12 of 14 since 1992. Coach Geoff Collins hopes that is about to change....

 2021-10-22 13:40 

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ACC This Week: Defensive-minded Clemson visits No. 23 Pitt and league’s highest-scoring offense...

Also on Saturday, the Georgia Tech defense goes up against Virginia's high-powered offense....

 2021-10-22 13:18 

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Big Woody’s Bar & Grill boasts trio of terrific seafood apps...

Freshness of the fish shines through at Big Woody's Bar & Grill in Great Bridge....

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