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    No, your baby’s fever was not caused by teething

    It’s a laundry list of symptoms that every parent is familiar with – a cranky baby who’s drooling, not eating and not sleeping. It must be teething. But despite the advice parents might have heard, a new analysis in the journal Pediatrics confirms that high-grade fevers are not a sign of teething. Rather, it might be a sign of another illness, and parents and doctors shouldn’t just ignore it. “If a child has a really high fever, or is in […]

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    Russian daredevils climb spire atop Chinese skyscraper, take selfie

    Shenzhen, China – The Russian daredevil group On The Roofs has pulled off another vertigo-inducing stunt. This time, the group got into the Shun Hing Square tower in Shenzhen, China, climbed to the roof, then climbed to the top of the spire on the roof without safety equipment – all to take a selfie 1,260 feet above the city. In the past the group has posted terrifying video of themselves climbing a crane atop the world’s second-tallest building, and pranking Hong Kong […]

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    Burglary suspect flees from police in Chesapeake

    Chesapeake, Va. – Chesapeake police were searched a neighborhood for a burglary suspect shortly before noon on Wednesday, but did not find him. Police responded to the 600 block of Edgewood Arch at 11:55am to a report of an attempted burglary. The suspect ran from the officers and was not found.

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    Coast Guard member pleads guilty to attempting to film women aboard Portsmouth-based cutter Northland

    Six months of a 12-month sentence were also suspended as part of the deal.

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    Target adding 600 new jobs at Suffolk distribution center

    Suffolk, Va. – Target announced on Wednesday that the company is adding 600 new jobs at its Suffolk distribution center. The company will also add new equipment and product lines at the facility on Manning Bridge Road. “We look forward to serving stores across the East Coast from our expanded upstream distribution center,” said Carson Landsgard, senior vice president, distribution, Target. “This expansion is a great investment in the local community and in Target’s work to create an enhanced shopping […]

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    USS Carter Hall Rescues Fishermen in Distress

    The crew of the Carter Hall was conducting training and qualification operations in the Atlantic Ocean when they received a bridge-to-bridge mayday call.

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    Man charged with unlawfully filming a minor for the second time

    Virginia Beach, Va. – A Virginia Beach man has been charged with filming a minor in state of undress, and it’s not the first time he’s been caught and charged. 25-year-old Andrew Stephan Matisoo of Virginia Beach was arrested on December 14th at the Panera Bread located at 737 First Colonial Road. Matisoo was previously arrested in 2011 on the same charge at Lynnhaven Mall. He remains in jail without bond.

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    Strong storm blows over tractor-trailer on Alligator River Bridge

    Strong storms that passed through North Carolina Tuesday morning blew over a tractor trailer on the Alligator River Bridge.

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    Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Dare, Hyde and Tyrell Counties has expired

    UPDATE: The warning has expired. A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for mainland Dare County, Tyrrell County and eastern mainland Hyde County in North Carolina until 10:30 am. Check our interactive radar A 9:25 am doppler radar indicated severe thunderstorms capable of producing destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. These storms were located 12 miles east of Swan Quarter Ferry Terminal and moving north at 55 mph. Locations impacted include Columbia Englehard, Gum Neck, Stumpy Point, Fairfield and […]

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    Police arrest man after he attempts to rob bank via bomb threat

    Police have a man in custody and have blocked traffic in the 100 block of West Little Creek Road after the man attempted to rob a Sun Trust Bank by claiming there was a bomb in the building.

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    Trump leads all contenders in Virginia, Hillary holds majority over Sanders in CNU poll

    Two weeks before Virginia votes on Super Tuesday, Donald Trump leads all contenders in the Virginia Republican primary, while Hillary Clinton holds a majority over Bernie Sanders in the Democratic primary, according to a new poll by Christopher Newport University.

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    Skiers have a surprise encounter with a rare snow leopard

    Gulmarg, Kashmir, India – A group of skiers in northern India encountered what appears to be a rare snow leopard while heading down a mountain. Australian skier Own Lansbury filmed the encounter as a group of skiers headed down a backcountry trail. The first skier was leading a group organized by Bill’s Trips and nearly ran over the animal’s tail before stopping and alerting the others. The big cat stayed in the snow for nearly a minute before running off […]

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