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    Drivers asked to avoid Effingham and Portsmouth Blvd. after police pursuit

    Portsmouth, Va. – Officials are asking drivers to avoid the area near Effingham and Portsmouth Blvd. after a pursuit ended in a crash. The suspect is now in custody and there is no danger to the public. The suspect had outstanding warrants. It is unknown if there are any other charges pending. The driver was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Stay with NewsChannel 3 for more updates.

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    Mysterious ice pancakes appear on Scottish river

    LONDON (CNN) — Here’s another Scottish mystery to file alongside the Loch Ness Monster and Mel Gibson’s accent in “Braveheart.” Ice pancakes. These strange frozen saucers were found during a recent cold snap near the River Dee — a salmon-filled waterway that passes by the British Queen’s summer residence, Balmoral Castle, before heading eastwards to the coastal city of Aberdeen. River Dee Trust biologist Jamie Urquhart made the discovery and took the photos at Lummels Pool, Birse — several miles […]

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    Driver leads police on chase in Norfolk, hits power pole and slams into parked school bus

    Norfolk, Va. –  A driver who may have been operating a possible stolen vehicle led police on a chase in Norfolk. During the pursuit, the driver hit a pole and slammed into a parked school bus. Students were not on the bus at the time but there were two adults onboard. One complained about minor pain and was treated at the hospital. Police say calls came in at around 2:40 p.m. about a possible stolen vehicle at Cromwell Drive and […]

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    Dead woman requests in will for dog to be killed and buried with her or sent to shelter

    Folks all over social media are outraged after learning a Utah woman requested to have her dog put down and buried with her or sent to an animal shelter. According to Fox13Now, Connie Lay died on November 25th and her attorney says in her will, she wanted the dog to be euthanized, cremated and combine the ashes with hers. The will also allows the dog to be sent to an animal society in Utah. The dog is now at a […]

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    Security Officers (Job # 511690)

    Norfolk, Va. – Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. is looking for several workers. If hired, you could make at least $10 an hour. To find out more about this job, please enter the job number on the Virginia Employment Commission’s website here.

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    Man suffers first and second degree burns after kitchen fire in Suffolk

    Suffolk, Va. – A man is recovering tonight after he fell asleep while cooking. Calls came in at 9:12 p.m. about the incident at Suffolk Towers Apartments at 181 North Main Street. Crews arrived at 9:15 p.m. The person inside said he fell asleep while cooking. He was able to put the fire out but was burned in the process. He was taken to the hospital for treatment. The 6th floor and the apartment were ventilated. All other residents were able […]

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    Alcatraz escapees could have lived, study says

    (CNN) — On June 11, 1962, three Alcatraz inmates — John Anglin, Clarence Anglin and Frank Morris — attempted to leave the infamous San Francisco Bay island prison in a bold escape attempt involving dummy heads, chipped-through walls and a raft made of raincoats. They were never seen again. For years, Alcatraz aficionados — not to mention the authorities — have wondered whether the trio could have survived the attempt and made it to freedom. Now a Dutch study has […]

  • Operation Christmas List: Southern Bank on Greenbrier Parkway

    Today NewsChannel 3’s Barbara Ciara was live at Southern Bank on Greenbrier Parkway in Chesapeake. Donations poured in for the final day of Operation Christmas List.

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    Man facing several charges after 500 marijuana plants found inside New Kent County home

    New Kent County, Va. – A 54-year-old New Kent County man is facing several felony charges after officials there searched a home and found marijuana inside. Authorities conducted the search at a home in Lanexa at 9:45 a.m. on Monday. Officials say once inside, they found grow rooms in the home on the basement level. They found about 500 plants as well as hydrophonic grow equipment that included timers, lights, water systems and fertilizer. Danny Ray Norwood was arrested at […]

  • Don’t Waste Your Money: Smart Watches for Techies on Your List

    Having a smart phone means you can get calls just about anywhere. Having a smart watch lets you see who’s calling without even digging out your smart phone. You just look at the watch to see the notifications, see what time it is and see who’s calling. Know people who’d like to wear their data on their sleeve? Consumer Reports tested six new smart watches. They all pair easily to your mobile device via Bluetooth and alert you to phone […]

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    Three injured in two separate accidents on Route 58 in Suffolk

    Suffolk, Va. – Three people were injured on Tuesday after two separate accidents occurred on Route 58 in Suffolk. The first accident was reported at 12:43 p.m. about a two vehicle crash westbound at the Downtown Suffolk exit.   Two lanes were closed while crews worked to clear the scene. Two people were taken to Sentara Obici with non-life threatening injuries. The second accident was called in at 2:29 p.m. This one happened near Pitchkettle Road in the westbound direction. […]

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    Two USS Tortuga officers relieved of duty after ship hits buoy, costing millions in damages

    Norfolk, Va. – The U.S. Navy announced on Tuesday that the commanding officer and the executive officer of the USS Tortuga have been relieved of duty after the ship slammed into a buoy causing $2.5 million worth of damages. The incident happened at 7:30 a.m. back on October 6th when theTortuga hit the Thimble Shoals buoy while on the way to a scheduled anchorage off the coast of Virginia. The buoy became adrift and the ship was badly damaged in the process. […]


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