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    June’s best news bloopers

    You can always expect the unexpected when it comes to live television. Here are some of the best news bloopers from June. Warning, some images and language may be offensive:  

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    Secretary Mabus triples maternity leave for women in the Navy and Marine Corps.

    "Meaningful maternity leave when it matters most is one of the best ways that we can support the women who serve our county. This flexibility is an investment in our people and our Services, and a safeguard against losing skilled service members.”

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    Robber forces victims to drive to ATMs, withdraw money for him in Williamsburg

    Williamsburg, Va. – Police are searching for a robber who forced his victims to drive to ATMs at several local banks and withdraw money. The victims told police they were approached by the man with a handgun around 10pm on Wednesday in a parking lot off of Francis Street. After forcing them to drive him to several banks and withdraw money from ATMs he had the victims return him to the parking lot where he ran off. The suspect is […]

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    Virginia Beach police looking for people who used credit cards stolen from car

    Virginia Beach, Va. – Police in Virginia Beach are asking for the public’s help in identifying the people who used credit cards that were stolen from a car. On May 18, between 11:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., the victim’s purse was stolen from her car which was parked at 1952 Laskin Road. Subsequently, the woman’s credit cards were used at various locations in Virginia Beach totaling over $1,000. Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to call Virginia Beach […]

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    Currituck County High School teacher charged with sex offense with student

    Currituck County, N.C. – A teacher at Currituck County High School has been charged after allegedly having sexual contact with a student. On May 12th a report was filed with a Currituck County Deputy  alleging 24-year-old Kimberly Lynne Umphlett had taken indecent liberties with a student. According to the Currituck County Sheriff’s Office, the investigation found that inappropriate conduct and sexual contact with a student by Umphlett had taken place as early as April and had continued until reported by school […]

  • Man bitten multiple times in OBX’s third shark attack in a week

    Ocracoke Island, N.C. – Another shark attack has been reported on the Outer Banks, this time off Ocracoke Island, according to Hyde County EMS. Lifeguards contacted Hyde County EMS at 12:10 p.m. Wednesday afternoon regarding an injured swimmer at the National Park Service Day Use Area on Ocracoke. Hyde County EMS, National Park Service rangers, the Hyde County Sheriff’s Department, and members of the Ocracoke Volunteer Fire Department responded and found that a man had been bitten multiple times during an encounter […]

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    Mug shots from Hampton Roads arrests

    Arrest and booking photos are provided by law enforcement officials. Arrest does not imply guilt, and criminal charges are merely accusations. A defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty and convicted.

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    Looks like you picked the right week: ‘Airplane!’ celebrates 35 years

    "Surely, you can't be serious?"

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    Win a family four pack of Busch Gardens tickets!

    Merry Christmas in July! We are giving away family four packs of Busch Gardens tickets each weekday all month long! For each text entry received, Southern Bank will donate $1 to area food banks - up to $15,000!

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    WTKR NewsChannel 3’s Christmas In July Giveaway Sweepstakes

    Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.  Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. ALL FORMS MUST BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AND TRUTHFULLY. FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION AND PROVIDE TRUTHFUL AND PERTINENT INFORMATION MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. DISQUALIFICATION IS IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF WTKR, WGNT AND/OR TRIBUNE BROADCASTING. WTKR NewsChannel 3 will conduct the Christmas In July Giveaway Sweepstakes […]

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    TSA seizes $75,000 in cash from Richmond passenger – and he may not get it back

    The Transportation Security Administration confiscated a large bag of money at Richmond International Airport and the man carrying it may not get it back despite not being charged.

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    Car crashes into Great Wall Chinese Restaurant in Suffolk

    An 81-year-old woman was driving the Chevrolet Malibu when it crashed into the restaurant, which was closed at the time.

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