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    Woman in New York street harassment video receives death, rape threats

    (CNN) — What started as an expose of the harassment women face in public has turned into fodder for death- and rape threats against the woman in the viral video. “There are people who’ve said a lot of things, but I’m not reading what they are saying,” Shoshana Roberts told CNN’s Anderson Cooper on Wednesday night. “We hit a nerve.” Roberts didn’t say a word as she walked through the streets of Manhattan for 10 hours for the video. She […]

  • Crews put out fire at Suffolk business

    Suffolk, Va. – Fire crews put out a fire at Uptown Varieties in Suffolk early Thursday morning. The call about the fire in the 400 block of Carolina Rd. came in at 1:51am. There were no injuries in the fire, and the business was closed at the time. Firefighters have left the scene, while investigators remain trying to determine the cause of the blaze.

  • Antares rocket explodes seconds after launch from Wallops Island

    Orbital Science Corp.’s Antares rocket exploded into a huge fireball seconds after launch from Wallops Island Tuesday evening.

  • mugs1

    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

  • Hagel orders troops serving in Ebola stricken countries to serve mandatory 21-day quarantine

    (CNN) – A 21-day quarantine for all military personnel serving in Ebola stricken areas of West Africa was approved by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Wednesday. The quarantine was pushed for by the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Pentagon officials acknowledge. Initially the measure will apply to all personnel leaving the West Africa area. But “after a few weeks we will reassess,” and see if the quarantine is still needed a military official tells CNN. According to the XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort […]

  • Kaci Hickox

    Maine nurse without symptoms won’t submit to Ebola quarantine, lawyer says

    A nurse who was quarantined against her will in New Jersey after treating Ebola patients in West Africa will not obey officials’ instructions to seclude herself at home in Maine, she and her lawyers said on the “Today” show and in the Bangor Daily News. One of the nurse’s lawyers told CNN Wednesday that they are trying to work with Maine officials to avoid escalating the situation. The nurse, Kaci Hickox, returned to Maine on Monday after New Jersey authorities […]

  • picsd1

    Photographer captures amazing series of rocket explosion pictures

    Flickr user throwingutah was near the site of last night’s rocket explosion and shared this amazing series of high-resolution photos of the blast with us. For some perspective, the water tower in the photos is 307 feet tall, according to a Facebook post from Wallops. “Did not go as planned. (all photos are unfiddled-with, other than cropping out the soybean field*.)” She wrote in the description. Watch: Witnesses capture Antares rocket explosion in dramatic videos Antares rocket explodes seconds after […]

  • operation3

    Creator of classic game ‘Operation’ needs help paying for his own operation

    (CNN) — John Spinello created the game of “Operation” nearly 50 years ago. Since then, millions have attempted to remove small plastic body parts from Cavity Sam without lighting up his red nose and hearing that sweat-inducing BUZZ. In a weird twist of fate, Spinello now needs an operation himself — one he can’t afford, according to a Crowdrise fundraiser launched by his friends. Spinello, 77, told the Huffington Post that he needs $25,000 in oral surgery. “John has had […]

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    Will rocket’s ‘catastrophic failure’ set back the private space industry?

    (CNN) — Orbital Sciences, which built the Antares rocket that exploded in a massive fireball Tuesday, described the explosion as a “catastrophic failure.” It certainly looked like it. Will this failure also be a setback for the burgeoning private space industry? The unmanned rocket was carrying a Cygnus cargo spacecraft loaded with more than 5,000 pounds of equipment for the International Space Station, a floating laboratory that travels at 17,240 miles per hour. It blew up at NASA’s Wallops Flight […]

  • w1

    Watch: What this woman heard walking around New York City for 10 hours will shock and disgust you

    For ten hours on a recent day, Shoshana Roberts simply walked around New York City. She was silent as she walked, but a hidden camera recorded everything that was said to her, and it's not pretty.

  • shooting400b

    Man taken into custody after attempted credit union robbery sent for psychological evaluation

    Newport News, Va. – A 26-year-old Newport News taken into custody after an attempted credit union robbery has been sent for a psychological evaluation. The man entered the Navy Federal Credit Union at 12828 Jefferson Ave. around 10:30am and presented a check for a large sum of money, according to police. He then made threats, according to police, and was taken into custody by officers who arrived at the credit union. He is not facing charges at this time.

  • NewsChannel 3

    Digital Control Technician 

    Station:             WTKR-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 […]

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