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Newport News couple die in crash on I-295 in Hanover County

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — A Newport News couple died in a crash Thursday afternoon on I-295 in Hanover County. Virginia State Police say the crash happened around 2 p.m. at mile marker 42 when the victims’ Ford Excursion hit a Peterbilt dump truck while attempting to change lanes. The...
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Newport News man accused of sexually assaulting child

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A Newport News man accused of sexually assaulting a child was arrested on Wednesday. Andrew R. Springer is charged with one count of sodomy, indecent liberties with a child and aggravated sexual battery. Police say his arrest came a month after they received a CPS...
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The Danger in A Trampoline Park (Hampton VA)

Trampoline parks are one of the go-to fun places for kids and adults. From birthday parties to kids' nights out to family nights - the park can host it all. When you think of these attractions, you think of fun, not danger. You think of a good time, not a call for paramedics.
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Across America, states are removing Black history from schools. Virginia is doing the opposite.

Before this spring, Patricia O’Shea, a rising senior at Granby High School in Norfolk, hadn’t heard of Louis Latimer, a Black inventor who helped Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas Edison. Or Henry Brown, who climbed in a box and mailed himself from Virginia to Philadelphia to gain his freedom. Or Sarah Garland Jones, the first female licensed to practice medicine in the commonwealth. An ...
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Victims in Thursday fatal crash on I-295 identified

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The two people killed in a crash that happened Thursday afternoon on Interstate 295 in Hanover County have been identified by Virginia State Police. Edward E. Austin, 76, and Lorraine P. Austin, 73, both of Newport News, died at the scene after their SUV crashed into a sign. The SUV made contact with a dump truck while trying to change lanes, according to State Police.
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‘Norfolk is turning into a graveyard’: Loved ones want answers after a round-up fails to produce suspects in the deaths of two teens

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — What about the cases of 15-year-olds Teonna and Kristopher?. That’s what loved ones are asking one day after law enforcement officials announced the round-up of several fugitives. 46 people were arrested during Operation Triple Beam, including eight homicide suspects. But who killed two teenagers this month...