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 2021-09-20 19:54 

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Region/state roundup: Tribe’s Herdman gains CAA defensive honor...

Old Dominion and Norfolk State volleyball players gain weekly awards from their conference....

 2021-09-20 17:24 

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Houston Texans quarterback Tyrod Taylor is day-to-day with injury...

Culley said Taylor — who starred for Hampton High and Virginia Tech — was getting an MRI on Monday and that the team would know more about his availability afterward....

 2021-09-20 16:28 

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Police confirm shooting at Heritage High School...

Newport News Police are on scene at Heritage High School responding to a shooting incident....

 2021-09-20 15:13 

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Virginia Beach surf park project held up due to pandemic, construction costs...

The Atlantic Park project was supposed to reach a milestone in the development process this week, but the project is being delayed due to what the city says is pandemic-related construction cost issues....

 2021-09-20 14:53 

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Earth, Wind & Fire in Portsmouth on Friday: ‘We just keep it moving’...

On tour the three original Earth, Wind & Fire members. Verdine White, who plays bass, drummer Ralph Johnson and singer Philip Bailey are joined in the live shows by a three-man horn section, a bunch of percussionists and vocalists, a keyboard player, a pa...

 2021-09-20 14:40 

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Former Grassfield High student publishes ‘Food Is Medicine,’ conducts book signing at Sentara...

Jada Johnson's book "Food Is Medicine" began as a Girl Scout Gold Award project....

 2021-09-20 13:24 

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Truck spills liquid asphalt on Route 13, southbound lanes will be closed ‘for majority of the day’...

Virginia State Police are investigating a hazmat incident after a crash in Accomack County....

 2021-09-20 12:37 

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Fall is coming — and so is cooler weather...

Wednesday is the first day of fall and cooler temperatures are also on the way....

 2021-09-20 12:22 

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Lamar Jackson finally leads Ravens over Chiefs in thriller...

Lamar Jackson finally beats Patrick Mahomes, using his legs to rush for 107 yards and scoring twice, including flipping into the end zone for the winning score as Baltimore capitalizes on a late Kansas City fumble....

 2021-09-20 12:19 

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Child shot to death during fight at Virginia county fair...

A post on the fair's Facebook page said a fight broke out in the parking lot and "ended in a young man losing his life to a senseless act of gun violence."...

 2021-09-20 12:00 

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Bubba’s Shrimp Shack expands to Virginia Beach...

The quick-service seafood restaurant started in Gloucester in 2015....

 2021-09-20 11:32 

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Business notes for the week of Sept. 20...

See what Hampton Roads businesses have been up to, and which professionals are landing awards....

 2021-09-20 11:32 

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People changes for the week of Sept. 20...

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

 2021-09-20 02:24 

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Virginia Beach’s Evan Beck takes VSGA Mid-Amateur Championship, his third notable golf title of year...

The reinstated amateur adds to his memorable 2021 on the links, winning a four-hole playoff in Spotsylvania....

 2021-09-20 00:46 

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Region/state roundup: ODU extends women’s soccer winning streak to four...

CNU wins in men's soccer and at sailing's Kingsmill Cup....

 2021-09-19 23:58 

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Tides drop series finale to Jacksonville, await ‘Triple-A Final Stretch’ on Wednesday...

Norfolk will face Charlotte for five games, starting Wednesday, in the Tides' final road series, then will return to Harbor Park for five games against Durham....

 2021-09-19 22:10 

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Mike Luckovich: Pitchforks...

Cartoon by Mike Luckovich for Sept. 20, 2021....

 2021-09-19 22:05 

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Opinion: Facebook is too secretive. Its oversight board should change that...

Facebook's Oversight Board has the power to make substantive changes to address concerns about the platform's behavior, Bloomberg columnist Parmy Olson writes....

 2021-09-19 22:05 

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Opinion: The explanation for seemingly irrational COVID behavior...

Bloomberg Opinion columnist Tyler Cowen argues that "intertemporal substitution" helps explain the widely different reactions to COVID restrictions....

 2021-09-19 22:00 

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Letters for Sept. 20: Thank you to all who remembered 9/11 this year...

Letter writers thank people for remembering 9/11, question the U.S. decision to allows immigrants to decide whether to get the COVID-19 vaccine, and urge the U.S. to take in as many as 200,000 refugees....

 2021-09-19 21:15 

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Navy training jet crashes in Texas, injuring both pilots...

The chief of naval air training in Corpus Christi said in a Facebook post that the training jet that crashed was a Navy T-45C Goshawk assigned to Training Air Wing 2 at Naval Air Station Kingsville, about 420 miles south of Lake Worth....

 2021-09-19 17:28 

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Body pulled from the water in Norfolk...

Police are investigating after a man's body was pulled from the water in Norfolk....

 2021-09-19 16:08 

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Mark Wertz, Justin S. Carroll drive to Late Model victories at Langley Speedway...

Matthew Leach, Chris Roberts, Rick Poust, Cody Bryant and Charlie Bryant also earn victories....

 2021-09-19 15:43 

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To start a recall election in Portsmouth, residents may need to provide a specific reason...

Portsmouth City Council will ask the General Assembly to require residents who want to recall an elected official to give a specific reason. It's one of two changes the council is making related to removing officials from office....

 2021-09-19 13:09 

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Halfway into month, September already on track to be children’s hospital’s worst yet for coronavirus...

More children were hospitalized for COVID-19 last month than during the pandemic's January peak....

 2021-09-19 09:45 

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Dancing in the rain: Poems of hope and gratitude for hard times...

Columnist Bill Ruehlmann, reflecting on life as we now know it, finds a better perspective in "How to Love the World: Poems of Gratitude and Hope."...

 2021-09-19 09:45 

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In Rita Dove’s new collection, the weight of American history and mortality...

A review of "Playlist for the Apocalypse."...

 2021-09-19 06:17 

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Larson wins at Bristol while Harvick and Elliott feud...

Kyle Larson denies Kevin Harvick his first win of the season with a masterful pass at Bristol Motor Speedway....

 2021-09-19 05:25 

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

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

 2021-09-19 04:05 

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Jumbo Shrimp’s 16 hits prove too much for Tides...

The Tides hit three home runs, but Jacksonville roughs up Norfolk's pitching staff....

 2021-09-19 03:42 

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No. 21 North Carolina dominates in the second half to run away from Virginia...

Tar Heels QB Sam Howell threw five touchdown passes and ran for a career-best 112 yards as No. 21 North Carolina took over after halftime Saturday night....

 2021-09-19 03:33 

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Norfolk State sets school records for points and yards in victory over Elizabeth City State...

Juwan Carter threw five touchdown passes and Norfolk State routed Elizabeth City State 63-26 on Saturday at Dick Price Stadium....

 2021-09-19 02:40 

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Lester rushes for 117 yards as William & Mary wins despite 12 penalties...

Donavyn Lester's big day in New York and a dominant defense enable the Tribe to finish non-CAA competition with a 2-1 record....

 2021-09-19 02:20 

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Liberty quarterback Malik Willis torches Old Dominion as Monarchs fall to 1-2...

The Monarchs (1-2) were outgained 424-201 in total offense on an evening when they couldn't figure out a way to solve the slippery Willis, who completed 21 of 28 passes and carried nine times for a team-high 77 yards....

 2021-09-19 01:54 

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CNU fades after quick start, falls to Ferrum on day when football field is named for Matt Kelchner...

Ferrum QB Titus Jones proves tough to stop, and the Captains struggle in the red zone....

 2021-09-19 01:20 

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Region/state/service academies roundup: Villanova scores three late TDs to overcome Richmond...

Apprentice loses at Emory & Henry on a busy day of football....

 2021-09-19 01:13 

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ACC roundup: Michigan State upends No. 24 Miami...

Wake Forest, Boston College, Syracuse and Duke are among the winners, but Pitt falls to Western Michigan....

 2021-09-18 22:15 

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Editorial: The push to vaccinate...

If vaccinate mandates are necessary to getting the population protected and ending the pandemic, then they should be implemented....

 2021-09-18 22:10 

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Drew Sheneman: The Anomaly...

Cartoon by Drew Sheneman for Sept. 19, 2021....

 2021-09-18 22:05 

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Opinion: Congress can help families through federal child care investment...

The pandemic made it painstakingly clear that child care is essential and Congress has the responsibility to act, Lanette Dumas of the National Association for Family Child Care writes in a guest column....

 2021-09-18 22:05 

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Opinion: Debate put a spotlight on Southwest Va., but don’t leave it that...

Southwest Virginia should remain in focus for whoever wins the race for governor this fall, though making progress is a perpetual challenge, columnist Gordon C. Morse writes....

 2021-09-18 22:05 

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Opinion: Virginia expanded voting rights. Citizens must utilize them....

The expansion of voting access in Virginia is a breath of fresh air in the wake of discouraging news about voter suppression nationwide, Ben Jealous and Veronica Coleman write in a guest column....

 2021-09-18 22:00 

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Letters for Sept. 19: Officials need to better investigate how veterans are being treated for PTSD...

Letter writers urge officials to investigate how veterans are being treated for PTSD, question Portsmouth's plan to require proof of vaccination to enter city buildings without a mask, and push President Joe Biden to be stricter about vaccines and mas...

 2021-09-18 20:58 

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Victory No. 500: Hampton coach Mike Smith achieves milestone as the defense shines in a win over Menchville...

Hampton's defense paves the way for Mike Smith to become the third high school football coach ever to win 500 games....

 2021-09-18 20:45 

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Duffey, Grimsley propel Hampton to victory in ‘Battle of the Real HU’...

Former Lafayette High and Virginia Tech receiver Hezekiah Grimsley plays a key role in the Pirates' victory in D.C., a game in which Vice President Kamala Harris took part in the coin toss....

 2021-09-18 20:28 

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West Virginia weathers No. 15 Hokies’ late rally...

Hokies face the Mountaineers....

 2021-09-18 19:48 

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Dog days of summer: Canines take over Virginia Beach waterpark...

Dogs played in the wave pool and swam in the "river" at Ocean Breeze Waterpark on Saturday while helping to raise funds for a local canine rescue group....

 2021-09-18 18:36 

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Virginia House candidate blasted for insulting tweet...

The Washington Post reports that Hahns Copeland on Friday tweeted a response to a tweet by House Democrats that featured a video of Filler-Corn, who is Jewish, talking about a child care subsidy program. "I was surprised to see a pair of eyes and a mo...

 2021-09-18 18:03 

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Virginia business puts inclusivity, service at forefront as ‘community’s cafe’...

The Dream Big Awards program includes nine different Business Achievement Awards to recognize the excellence of leading businesses in each of the following categories: community support and leadership, emerging, green/sustainable, minority-owned, LGBTQ-ow...

 2021-09-18 17:00 

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Latest coronavirus surge could peak in early October, forecast shows...

The delta variant has supplanted all other strains of the coronavirus and now makes up over 99% of Virginia cases....

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