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    Free Stuff: Get free fries and drink from McDonald’s to celebrate Air Force Birthday with Military I.D.

    McDonald’s is taking action to celebrate those who serve by offering a free drink and fries with the purchase of a large sandwich or premium wrap. All you need is a valid military I.D., active duty or retired. This deal is valid only on September 18th.

  • 18-year-old fighting for life after being hit by pickup truck in Norfolk

    Norfolk, Va. – An 18-year-old is in critical condition after he was hit by a Ford Ranger in Norfolk on Monday. Police say they were notified about the accident at 6:15 p.m.  They say this happened at the intersection of Tidewater Drive and Brambleton Avenue. The teen was taken to Sentara Norfolk General for treatment. They say the victim and two other teens were trying to cross the intersection when he ran in front of the vehicle that was going […]

  • Paraglider dies after hitting power line in Chesapeake

    Chesapeake, Va. – A man has died after a paragliding accident on Tuesday. This happened at 700 Beaver Dam Road. The Chesapeake Fire Department says calls came in about an aircraft accident at around 6 p.m.  They say a ScoutEndero paraglider was flying in the air when the pilot came in low and hit a power line. He has been identified as 27-year-old Jeff Toll of the 1100 block of Veranda Way. He died at the hospital. Family members have been […]

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    Man shot in Newport News complex

    Police are now investigating after a man was shot at an apartment complex in Newport News.

  • Artist posts 15,000 fliers looking for love in NYC

    Artist posts 15,000 fliers looking for love in NYC

    New York, NY (WPIX) — An NYC artist is posting thousands fliers across the city calling for a girlfriend — and it appears to be working. Armed with a thick stack of fliers bearing his face and a roll of masking tape, Dan Perino tacks up his ads wherever he can. He’s posted 15,000 fliers so far. At 3 cents each, that’s a $450 investment in his love life. Perino said it’s worth every penny to fulfill the goal he […]

  • Scam Alert: Scammer took advantage of Hispanic families through mortgage company

    Jonathan Mendoza owned and operated a mortgage company called MC Financial.

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    UPDATE: Beach rec center worker arrested over secret camera found in employees’ locker room

    UPDATE: Virginia Beach Police say an employee of the recreation center became the suspect and focus of the investigation and was arrested on Monday. 31-year-old Matthew James Ludwick of Virginia Beach has been charged with Felony, Attempt to Create Unlawful Image of A Minor and Misdemeanor Attempt to Create Unlawful Image of Another. Ludwick was released on bond.   Virginia Beach, Va. – An electrical socket, you walk by a dozen of them a day without thinking about it. A lifeguard […]

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    Police investigate after man dies in Norfolk

    Norfolk, Va. – Police in Norfolk are now investigating after a man died in Norfolk on Tuesday afternoon. They say at around 1 p.m. they received a call about someone who had been shot. When they arrived, they found a man in the 2500 block of Cromwell Drive who appeared to be suffering from a wound consistent to a gunshot. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police are calling this an undetermined death. The medical examiner will determine the […]

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    Two accused of trafficking heroin in Kill Devil Hills

    Kill Devil Hills, N.C. – Two people have been arrested after police say they possessed a trafficking amount of heroin. On September 9th, 2014, officers arrested 41-year-old Erin Leigh Ricketts and 34-year-old Shonna Nicole Crain. Both have been charged with heroin by possession, trafficking in heroin by transportation, conspire to traffic heroin and both are now in the Dare County Detention Center in lieu of $180,000 bond.

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    Man arrested in Roanoke Island on several drug charges

    Roanoke Island, N.C. – A 23-year-old man was arrested in Roanoke Island on September 6th on several drug charges. Deputies say Fredrick Deprise Johnson tossed counterfeit drugs out of a vehicle window during a traffic stop. Authorities there had information about someone who was on the way to Dare County to sell cocaine and they were in place to stop the vehicle. When they tried to stop Johnson’s vehicle, that’s when the bag was thrown out of the window they […]

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    Wanted fugitive arrested at Ultimate Frisbee tournament

    Eugene, OR (KPTV) — A man wanted for a 2010 armed bank robbery in New York was arrested in Eugene at an Ultimate Frisbee tournament. Eugene police said Jahson Marryshow, 31, was arrested at 5 p.m. Sunday in the area of 24th Avenue and Hilyard Street. Marryshow was listed as one of the most wanted fugitives in Ulster County, NY, according to the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office website. Investigators said he robbed a Bank of America there in 2010. Police […]

  • Scam Alert: Make your kids aware of the dangers of fake pot

    Dakota Dyer was full of life and promise according to his mom. But Deanna and Lance Dyer’s lives were shattered when they came home to find their youngest child and only son had shot himself. A review of the 14-year-old`s Facebook posts and text messages show Dakota was planning to try synthetic marijuana just days before he died. “When you can have a normal, happy, popular, loved life child die and within hours just change his perception of the world?” […]

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