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 2021-12-02 16:16 

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FREE? Virginia Beach "buy nothing" group gains popularity...

A Virginia Beach woman has created a successful Facebook group to allow neighbors to swap items. Members can get anything from furniture to pet items and home decor for free, but they must also post an item to give away....

 2021-12-02 16:11 

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Officials: 1st case of omicron variant identified in Minnesota...

Health officials in Minnesota say they have identified the state's first case of the omicron variant....

 2021-12-02 15:53 

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US will resume policy for asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico...

U.S. officials say the Biden administration has struck an agreement with Mexico to next week reinstate a Trump-era border policy that forces asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico for hearings in U.S. immigration court....

 2021-12-02 15:48 

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Murder charge for Ohio deputy in Casey Goodson Jr. shooting...

The Ohio sheriff's deputy who fatally shot Casey Goodson Jr. in the back five times has been charged with murder and reckless homicide....

 2021-12-02 15:31 

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TSA extending mask requirement through March 18...

The Transportation Security Administration announced Thursday that masks would continue to be required on all transportation modes through mid-March....

 2021-12-02 15:06 

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Explosion in Brooklyn captured on camera, causes damages...

A blast captured on surveillance cameras rocked buildings in a Brooklyn community early Wednesday morning....

 2021-12-02 14:45 

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Investigators release new details about 15-year-old Michigan shooting suspect...

Ethan Crumbley faced a judge Wednesday, just one day after he's accused of gunning down his classmates at Oxford High School....

 2021-12-02 14:17 

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21 charged in Cartel-linked drug distribution ring in Colorado...

Law enforcement officials in Colorado say 21 people have been charged for their alleged involvement in a drug trafficking ring linked to a Mexican cartel....

 2021-12-02 13:56 

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Suspects use forklift to take ATM from Kentucky bank...

Authorities in Kentucky say suspects used a forklift from a nearby construction site to take an ATM from a bank in Georgetown early Wednesday morning....

 2021-12-02 13:22 

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Wife of famed music executive Clarence Avant fatally shot at home...

The wife of famed music executive Clarence Avant was fatally shot at home in California on Wednesday....

 2021-12-02 13:04 

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Biden rolling out winter COVID-19 strategy, testing campaign...

The Biden administration plans to roll out a winter COVID-19 strategy that includes making at-home rapid tests accessible....

 2021-12-02 13:01 

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The "Carolina Squat" is no more, House Bill 692 ban now in effect...

If drivers are caught committing three infractions of this new law, they could lose their license for at least a year....

 2021-12-02 12:23 

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MLB owners lock out players, 1st work stoppage since 1995...

Major League Baseball plunged into its first work stoppage in a quarter-century when the sport's collective bargaining agreement expired at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday....

 2021-12-02 11:57 

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High Rise Bridge Expansion Project to close 64 Westbound in Chesapeake overnight...

64 will be closed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. tomorrow and traffic will be detoured at George Washington Highway....

 2021-12-02 10:59 

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Hampton Police investigate late night shooting...

Hampton Police is investigating an overnight shooting that took place late Wednesday night....

 2021-12-02 10:20 

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Grammy-winner Marsalis headlines new Virginia Symphony Orchestra music director's debut...

Eric Jacobsen, 39, takes the stage as the Virginia Symphony Orchestra's new music director Thursday night at the Ferguson Center in Newport News. The group will be joined by award-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis....

 2021-12-02 10:00 

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Public housing would receive boost from Build Back Better...

Public housing set to receive big boost in Build Back Better...

 2021-12-02 10:00 

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'The door was always open'; Local treatment center helps woman find sobriety...

"I knew what it was like to have a better life and that's what I wanted. It was just hard to do it on my own," said Jane....

 2021-12-02 04:10 

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Man testifies Smollett recruited him, brother to fake attack...

A man who worked with Jussie Smollett says the former "Empire" actor recruited him and his brother to fake a homophobic and racist attack....

 2021-12-02 03:13 

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Therapy dogs bring comfort to kids getting COVID-19 shot...

At Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego, you will find two staff members hard at work doing what no nurse or doctor can do....

 2021-12-02 03:01 

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61-year-old bicyclist hit by vehicle in Newport News...

Police say the man's injuries are believed to be life-threatening....

 2021-12-02 02:54 

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Man taken to hospital after shooting near Victory Boulevard in Portsmouth...

Police did not say what time the call came in....

 2021-12-02 02:48 

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Coast Guard medevacs man experiencing heart attack symptoms off Rudee Inlet in Virginia Beach...

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Virginia received the initial report around 2 p.m. from the captain of the 75-ft. fishing vessel Rudee Mariner, which said a member aboard the ship was experiencing heart attack symptoms....

 2021-12-02 02:39 

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Recall issued for broccoli tots due to possible presence of small rocks, metal fragments...

The company was made aware of this issue through calls from consumers....

 2021-12-02 02:30 

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BBB puts together 'Naughty List' of top 12 scams to look out for during Christmas...

The BBB says while many of the scams on this list are facilitated through emails and social media platforms, the latter is where most people are vulnerable....

 2021-12-02 01:55 

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Nonprofit turns guns into garden tools...

Some communities are turning to buyback programs in an effort to fight gun violence. One unique program in Colorado Springs is making a difference by using therapy and turning those guns into garden tools....

 2021-12-02 01:33 

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Jan. 6 panel votes to hold former DOJ official in contempt...

The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection has voted to pursue contempt charges against Jeffrey Clark, a former Justice Department official who refused to answer the committee's questions....

 2021-12-02 01:04 

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Ghislaine Maxwell defense attacks actor accuser's account...

The defense at the trial of Ghislaine Maxwell is trying to cast doubt on a key accuser's allegation that the British socialite helped financier Jeffrey Epstein sexually the woman for years, starting when she was 14....

 2021-12-02 00:52 

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Bloods gang member to serve 2 life sentences in connection with murders of 2 Newport News men...

A New York man and member of the Nine Trey Gangsters was sentenced to two consecutive terms of life in prison for the murders of two men in Newport News in June and July 2014....

 2021-12-02 00:41 

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Oldest continuous drag club paves way for LGBTQ community...

As the first LGBTQ business in Oregon to make its way on the National Register of Historic Places,...

 2021-12-02 00:22 

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Trevor Noah to host the Grammys...

Trevor Noah will return to host the Grammys in 2022....

 2021-12-02 00:19 

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Adult, child displaced after kitchen fire in Norfolk apartment...

An adult and a child were displaced after a fire at their apartment Wednesday afternoon....

 2021-12-01 23:42 

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CDC directs airlines to provide passenger information...

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is requiring airlines to submit information about passengers who traveled from southern Africa amid fears of the omicron COVID-19 variant spreading....

 2021-12-01 22:53 

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Chris Cuomo says suspension from CNN is 'embarrassing'...

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo addressed his suspension from the network for the first time on Wednesday....

 2021-12-01 22:39 

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Raccoon found in Norfolk neighborhood tests positive for rabies...

If you have been bitten or scratched by a raccoon in this area, you are advised to contact the Norfolk Department of Public Health at 757-683-2712....

 2021-12-01 22:25 

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Capital One eliminating overdraft fees...

Capital One's retail banking customers will no longer be subject to overdraft fees....

 2021-12-01 22:12 

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Some Newport News parents believe metal detectors should be used consistently after recent Michigan school shooting...

How do you feel about your student passing through a metal detector to get into school? That's the big debate Wednesday after the most recent school shooting in Michigan....

 2021-12-01 21:56 

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Baldwin to ABC about shooting: 'I didn't pull the trigger'...

ABC News has released a clip in which Alec Baldwin tells George Stephanopoulos that he did not pull the trigger on a gun that went off on a New Mexico film set, killing a cinematographer....

 2021-12-01 21:33 

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Neighborhood using geothermal technology to become net zero...

To battle the climate crisis, engineers are looking towards new environmentally friendly housing. One community has created a neighborhood powered by solar and geothermal technology....

 2021-12-01 21:25 

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Debt collectors can now DM people...

Debt collectors can now reach out to people by direct message on social media....

 2021-12-01 20:51 

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Stacey Abrams launches campaign for Georgia governor...

Stacey Abrams announced she Wednesday will attempt to become the governor of Georgia....

 2021-12-01 20:46 

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Police confirm 'ghost gun' used in Arizona school shooting...

The debate over so-called "ghost guns" has made national news. One of those weapons has found its way onto the campus of Cesar Chavez High School in Phoenix....

 2021-12-01 20:20 

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Vanderbilt expert calls omicron variant one of concern...

Dr. William Schaffner is sitting at a place of concern with the latest COVID-19 variant....

 2021-12-01 20:16 

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Man in Ohio leads officers on wild police chase...

Authorities in Ohio say a 35-year-old man led them on an intense police chase....

 2021-12-01 19:56 

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Consequences of climate change pose dire threat to Arctic wildlife...

Nearly every nation has fallen short in its efforts to cut global emissions. And while world leaders are making new commitments to reduce carbon emissions, scientists say wildlife is already facing the consequences of climate change....

 2021-12-01 19:40 

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Horse returns home after found galloping on Massachusetts highway...

A runaway horse is safe after it was seen galloping down a highway in Massachusetts....

 2021-12-01 19:31 

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Teen charged with 4 counts of murder in Michigan shooting...

The teenage suspect in Tuesday's deadly school shooting in Michigan has been charged with four counts of first-degree murder....

 2021-12-01 19:20 

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17-year-old walks into Portsmouth hospital with gunshot wound...

The Portsmouth Police Department is investigating after a 17-year-old boy walked into a local hospital with a gunshot wound....

 2021-12-01 19:17 

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Virginia spikes back up to over 2.4K new COVID-19 cases since Tuesday...

The case numbers are up by 2,413, and deaths are up by 20 since Tuesday....

 2021-12-01 18:52 

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Officials: 1st case of omicron variant identified in California...

A person in California has become the first in the U.S. to have an identified case of the omicron variant of COVID-19....

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