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  • York County man kills wife, then turns gun on himself

    York-Poquoson Sheriff's deputies found a married couple shot to death in their home in the 300 block of Monument Court in the Tabb area of York County around 6:30 p.m. Sunday.

  • Search expands for AirAsia Flight QZ8501; jet likely at ‘bottom of the sea’

    AirAsia Flight 8501 has lost contact with air traffic control in Jakarta, Indonesia, a crisis center for the airline said Sunday.

  • Virginia man wants you to turn your porch light blue

    Bedford, Va. (WTVR) — D.J. Jessup said he could not just sit back and watch the hatred he saw posted on social media directed at law enforcement around in the country in the wake of controversial grand jury decisions in Ferguson, Missouri and New York  City. That is why Jessup, 32, created a Facebook event called “Blue Light Week.” The former Petersburg Police officer and Sussex Sheriff’s deputy has encouraged people to  replace their regular porch or outdoor house light […]

  • Amazing timelapse video of Earth by astronaut

    (CNN)-ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst made a timelapse of Earth using footage from his six month mission on the ISS.

  • Documents: Newport News woman sexually assaulted while sleeping in her bed

    A 21-year-old homeless man has been arrested and charged in a rape investigation that began Sunday morning.

  • 13-year-old boy shot in Newport News

    A Newport News Police officer discovered a 13-year-old boy with a gunshot wound while on patrol Sunday evening.

  • UPDATE: Man who shot two NYC police officers had lengthy criminal record

    NEW YORK (CNN) — The man who shot and killed two New York City police officers as they sat in their patrol car had posted angry messages on social media, ranting against the government and police, New York Police Department’s Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said Sunday. Ismaaiyl Brinsley, 28, also posted messages of self-loathing and despair, and made reference online to Michael Brown and Eric Garner, African-American men who were killed by police. “I’m Putting Wings On Pigs Today. […]

  • Two men hospitalized after Saturday night shooting in Newport News

    Newport News Police are investigating a shooting that took place on the 300 block of Chatham Drive around 10:00 p.m. Saturday night.

  • Suffolk Police investigating stabbing incident involving two brothers

    Suffolk Police are investigating a stabbing incident that occurred Saturday evening in the 80 block of Stacey Drive.

  • 5,000 participate in holiday costume run in Virginia Beach

    Virginia Beach, Va.- The dropping temperatures and roaring oceanfront couldn’t keep over 5,000 people from participating in the 2014 Surf-n-Santa run in Virginia Beach today. The 5-mile run is considered to be Virginia Beach’s largest outdoor holiday costume party. The run began at 4:30 pm at the oceanfront. Participants made their way under the holiday lights at the beach, and ended at the Virginia Beach Convention Center to take part in the Rockin’ Holiday Party. J&A Racing hosted the event […]

  • Local sailors take action to hand out toys at Norfolk elementary school

    Norfolk, Va. –Local sailors took action to hand out toys at a Norfolk elementary school today. Teachers and staff from Tidewater Park Elementary needed help to hand out gifts at their Christmas party. Santa was slotted for the task but unfortunately, could not make it. Tidewater Park Elementary teachers reached out to sailors from the USS Carter Hall to help hand out gifts. Watch above as sailors talk about the joy of giving back during the holiday season.

  • Three escaped inmates back in custody in Alabama

    (CNN) — Three inmates who escaped from a rural Alabama jail over the weekend are now all back in custody, authorities said. Armed robbery suspect Justin Terrell Gordon was captured about 100 miles north of the Choctaw County jail on Saturday evening after breaking out along with cellmates Gemayel Culbert and Demarcus Woodward, according to Sheriff Tom Abate. Culbert, who was being held on capital murder charges, was captured Sunday in Sumter County, about 50 miles from the jail. Authorities […]