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    Former UVa. student: ‘I had to walk on campus with my rapist’

    Opening up after a high-profile Rolling Stone article about an alleged rape at the University of Virginia, another former student says something similar happened to her.

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    ‘Cursed’ child abandoned by parents now thrives thanks to Richmond woman

    Richmond, Va. — Ten-year-old Saule Sadykova is a long way from a dark place she once called home. Saule’s parents thought she was cursed and abandoned her at birth because of her disabilities, but today she is curious bundle of energy with a sunny disposition thanks to a woman from Virginia. Vicki Charbonneau befriended Saule at an orphanage in Kazakhstan. “Just cute as a button. There was a spark in her,” Charbonneau recalled. Five years ago, Charbonneau moved to Kazakhstan and […]

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    Dog who chewed off foot to escape chains gets a helping hand

    Learning to walk on three legs hasn't been easy for 11-month-old German Shepherd, Rocky.

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    Truck carrying more than 2,000 piglets from North Carolina overturns

    Indianapolis, In. – A truck hauling piglets from North Carolina to Indiana overturned on the west side of Indianapolis on Thursday night. The truck was hauling 2,058 pigs when Wayne Township Fire Department firefighters arrived on the scene. About 700 of the pigs did not survive after some were crushed under the truck and others fell on top of them. The pigs that did survive were transported to the Indiana State Fairgrounds. It is unknown what caused the crash.

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    Digital Control Technician 

    Job Title:           Digital Control Technician                                                 Station:              WTKR WGNT TV                                                                  Reports to:       DOC Operations Manager Purpose/reason for this Position: The primary focus of the Digital Control Technician is to insure accurate operation of remote computer terminal equipment controlling station video servers and automation systems at multiple locations.  The responsibilities will include signal monitoring, network monitoring, and the ability to trouble shoot technical difficulties utilizing remote control. Core Job Functions: Operates video servers and automation system. Monitors signal quality. Operates the television […]

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    Job Title:  Photojournalist/Editor Station:  WTKR TV3   Norfolk, VA Reports To:  News Operations Manager, News Director Purpose/reason for this Position: The primary responsibility for the News Photojournalist/Editor is to gather and present stories for all daily newscasts. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Work as a photographer on an assigned daily basis; gathering news stories, by shooting and editing those stories; then archive those stories Work with reporters, editors, producers to ensure factual, professional report. To present those stories by a variety of methods; on […]

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    Country singers Ty Herndon and Billy Gilman come out as gay

    (CNN) — There are plenty of country songs about how to be a man. One way is to face the music, and two country crooners did that on Thursday. Ty Herndon and Billy Gilman came out as being gay. Herdon went first, in interviews with People Magazine and Entertainment Tonight. His revelation inspired Gilman to do go public as well. Gilman posted a message to YouTube, thanking Herndon for breaking the ice. He preferred telling his fans directly, from the […]

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    Student’s library books stopped FSU gunman’s bullets

    Call it a miracle or an act of luck - either way, one Florida State University student who witnessed Thursday's shooting says a theology book saved his life.

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    What to watch for in Obama’s immigration speech

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — President Barack Obama is set to unveil his long-awaited overhaul of U.S. immigration rules — potentially shielding millions of people from deportation — Thursday in an 8 p.m. ET speech from the White House. The impending actions are fraught with both political controversy, as Republicans lambast him for circumventing the legislative process to declare “executive amnesty.” There’s also intense interest surrounding who, exactly, among the nation’s 11 million undocumented immigrants will be covered. Immigrants anxiously wait as […]

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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. Mug shots part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 | Part 11 | Part 12

  • Benjamen William Fyfe robbery, attempted robbery

    Newport News man arrested in three robberies

    Newport News, Va. – A Newport News man has been arrested in three robberies in the city. 22-year-old Benjamen William Fyfe has been charged with the attempted robbery of the McDonald’s at 12705 Jefferson Ave. on November 13th. He also faces charges in the robbery of a person in the Patrick Henry Mall parking lot on November 14th and the attempted robbery of a person in the parking lot of the Burger King at 830 J Clyde Morris Blvd. Fyfe […]

  • Update: Man shot wife, killed himself in double shooting at Norfolk apartment complex

    Norfolk, Va. – A man is dead and a woman is in the hospital after a double shooting in a Norfolk apartment complex. Police say the initial call about a shooting at The Pointe at Pickett Farm complex on Greenplain Road came in shortly before 5:30am Wednesday morning. When police arrived they found a man and a woman suffering from gunshot wounds. The man, identified as 37-year-old Timothy D. Vines,  was pronounced dead at the scene by Norfolk Fire Rescue. […]


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