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  • Elementary school student says two men tried to abduct him in Poquoson

    YORK-POQUOSON, Va. – An elementary school student in Poquoson says that two men tried to abduct him after he got off of the school bus on April 21. Police spoke to the child who says that he got off of the bus at the intersection of Browns Neck Road and Phillips Road. He says an unmarked green work van with orange spray paint on the rear doors drove up to him on Phillips Road and two men got out. He […]

  • 12-year-old and adult male shot in Norfolk neighborhood

    NORFOLK, Va. – A 12-year-old child along with a second gunshot victim are in the hospital recovering after being shot in a Norfolk neighborhood on Thursday. Police say this happened in the 6200 block of Alexander Street. Officers say when they responded to the scene, they found the child suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers say the second victim was taken to DePaul Medical Center by a different person. Both victims have non-life threatening injuries. Police are now in the neighborhood […]

  • Search suspended after remains found, believed to be missing Fairfax County firefighter

    LURAY, Va. – The search has been suspended for a missing Fairfax County firefighter after a body was found in Shenandoah National Park. According to WTVR.com, the remains were found at around 2 p.m. at White Oak Canyon Trail. That’s where Nicole Mittendorff’s 2009 Mini Cooper was found on April 16. She last contacted her family on April 13. She was then reported missing to Virginia State Police on Friday, April 15. The 31-year-old firefighter called in sick before she […]

  • ODU declined to consider Stephen Ballard’s proposal for new football stadium

    NORFOLK, Va. – Old Dominion University has declined to consider a proposal from Stephen Ballard for a new 25,000 seat football stadium. On March 29, Stephen Ballard of S.B. Ballard construction presented an offer to privately finance Old Dominion University’s new football stadium, which is not the traditional route in financing for college athletics. Ronald C. Ripley, Rector for Old Dominion University’s Board of Visitors says the university is conducting a study and collecting data to make sure they pursue a […]

  • Woman cited for trying to bring loaded gun on board plane at Norfolk International Airport

    NORFOLK, Va. – A woman was cited at Norfolk International Airport after officials say she tried to bring a loaded gun onto an airplane. The woman from Virginia Beach was stopped by TSA officers at the checkpoint with a .380 caliber handgun loaded with six rounds of ammunition and there was one in the chamber. Officers detected the gun as she was going through the checkpoint. TSA officers contacted the Norfolk Airport Authority Police, confiscated the gun and issued the […]

  • Critically endangered baby lemurs born at National Zoo

    It’s an exciting time at the Smithsonian National Zoo! Three critically endangered red ruffed lemurs were born on April 20 and they are adorable. The zoo posted a video on Facebook showing the three little lemurs in action. Viewers could see them crawling up their enclosure, munching on blankets and looking right into the camera with their bright green eyes. These little creatures are native to Madagascar and they are listed as critically endangered. Click here to read more on […]

  • ‘Friends’ star Jennifer Aniston crowned People’s Most Beautiful

    People has crowned a new “Most Beautiful” for 2016 and it’s 47-year-old actress Jennifer Aniston. This is the magazine’s 26th time doing the “Most Beautiful Issue” according to USAtoday.com. This is not the first time Aniston has won the honor. She was named Most Beautiful in 2004 at the age of 35. Aniston says she has learned to take better care of herself over the years. Who do you think should take the title next year? Click here to read […]

  • Two arrested during meth lab investigation in Williamsburg

    Two people were arrested after an investigation into a possible meth lab at a home in Williamsburg.

  • Virginia Beach Police conduct investigation at home after suspicious substance is found

    Virginia Beach Police are now conducting an investigation at a Virginia Beach home after a suspicious substance was found inside.

  • Police ID man killed in Newport News motorcycle crash

    A man is dead and a teen injured after a motorcycle crash in Newport News on Monday.

  • Major gas leak shuts down street in Newport News

    Newport News fire crews were on the scene of a major gas leak Monday afternoon.

  • Two lambs killed in Chesapeake barn fire

    Two lambs died after a fire broke out inside of a Chesapeake barn on Monday.