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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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    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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    Walmart tricked into selling $400 PlayStation 4 consoles for $90

    Walmart customers using the price match promotion have tricked the company into selling $400 PlayStation 4 consoles for less than a quarter of their retail price. Using third-party sellers on Amazon, Walmart customers were able to purchase PlayStation 4s for as low as $90, CNBC reports. On Nov. 13, the company announced it would price-match select online retailers, including Amazon. However, any Amazon user with a registered selling account can create authentic-looking pages and list items “for sale” online. According […]

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    Several private webcams in Hampton Roads among thousands hacked, streamed by Russian website

    A new website based in Russia is streaming video live from thousands of private webcams around the world, including images of babies and hospital patients.

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    Multiple award-winning director Mike Nichols dies at 83

    (CNN) — Director Mike Nichols, one of the few people to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony award, died Wednesday evening, according to a note from ABC News’ president to its staff. Nichols, 83, who directed “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf” and “The Graduate,” was the husband of former “ABC World News” anchor Diane Sawyer. Born Michael Igor Peschkowsky in Berlin in 1931, Nichols got his start as a stage performer, and in the 1950s co-founded […]

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    Two Military Sealift Command ships collide in the Gulf of Aden

      MANAMA, Bahrain – Two Military Sealift Command supply ships collided in the Gulf of Aden on Thursday at 5:26 a.m. GMT. No crew members were injured. The USNS Amelia Earhart and the USNS Walter S. Diehl collided as they were beginning an underway replenishment operation. Initial reports indicate only minor damage to both ships, according to a release from the Navy. The ships are operating under their own power and are continuing their assigned missions. The Navy will conduct […]

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    Former senator Jim Webb forms exploratory committee for White House bid

    Former Sen. Jim Webb became the first person from either major party to officially launch a presidential exploratory committee to consider running for president in 2016.

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    Already snowed under, Buffalo braces for up to 3 feet more

    (CNN) — Enough already. Shivering under up to 6 feet of snow in its hardest-hit sections, Buffalo, New York, may see another 3 feet Thursday. If the forecast holds, that’s more than a year’s worth of snow in just three days. In a typical year, Buffalo’s snowfall totals about 7 feet, according to the National Weather Service. Get the drift? Piled high and deep, the snow is a nightmare for south Buffalo residents Donna and Sean Yager. It took them […]

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    Three shot at Florida State University before gunman killed by campus police

    (CNN) – Florida State University students huddled together in the aisles of a packed campus library early Thursday after a gunman opened fire, injuring three. Two of the shooting victims were taken to Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare. One was in critical condition; the other was stable, the hospital said. The third victim was treated and released at the scene. All three are students. Everything is safe right now. Shooter was killed and few students injured. Getting evacuated right now. #fsu pic.twitter.com/FLUV2WjwEh […]

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    New map shows America’s most popular burger chains

    Which American burger chain has won the hearts and stomachs where you live? Thrilllist examined more than 20,000,000 Foursquare check-ins to see how many people eat what type of burger and where. Click on the map below for a high-resolution version:

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    Watch: Dad can’t stop laughing as he tries to discipline paint-covered kids

    Every parent knows: It’s hard to punish a child when they’re being so cute – especially after having too much fun with paint. This father first comes on pretty strong, but soon can’t keep back his laughter, especially since they boys don’t get what’s so funny.

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