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WRVA News
March 27, 2020 - 3:16 pm
Navy leaders in Norfolk refocus on hospital ship preps
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City wants family to change how it gifts coats to homeless. (Mukhina1/ iStock / Getty Images Plus)
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WRVA News
December 04, 2019 - 1:01 pm
(Information from: The Virginian-Pilot, http://pilotonline.com ) http://pilotonline.com ) NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - A Virginia woman and her family have gifted coats to homeless people by leaving the winter weather gear hung about the city for years but may soon have to change tactics. Brenda Parker says...
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November 26, 2019 - 4:09 pm
Taking a page from the Joe Biden gaffe playbook, 2020 Democratic presidential race newcomer Michael Bloomberg didn't seem to remember what region of Virginia he was in for a campaign event on Monday. Bloomberg was holding an event in Norfolk, Virginia, but tweeted that "southwestern Virginia proves...
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Democratic Presidential candidate, Michael Bloomberg during remarks to the media at the Hilton Hotel on his first campaign stop in Norfolk, Va. Monday, Nov. 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Bill Tiernan)
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WRVA News
November 25, 2019 - 4:39 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he’s a problem-solver who can rebuild America and beat the “existential threat” that is President Donald Trump. The 77-year-old billionaire spoke Monday at his first public appearance since announcing his presidential bid...
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September 06, 2019 - 3:54 pm
Richmond, VA _ A Norfolk man was sentenced Friday to 28 years in prison for committing a series of armed robberies in Petersburg, Henrico, and Richmond. According to court documents, Peonte Shamar Spencer, 39, armed himself with an AK-47 style long gun to rob three convenience stores and used a...
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August 06, 2019 - 1:14 pm
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Military prosecutors in Virginia said Monday that they want to add allegations of sexual misconduct to their murder case against a U.S. Marine and a Navy SEAL who are among those blamed for the 2017 hazing death of a U.S. Green Beret in Africa...
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May 16, 2019 - 2:30 pm
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A U.S. Navy SEAL pleaded guilty Thursday to hazing and assault charges for his role in the 2017 strangulation of a U.S. Army Green Beret in Africa. Adam Matthews entered the plea at a special court-martial hearing at Naval Station Norfolk in...
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December 04, 2018 - 3:28 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN and ALANNA DURKIN RICHER , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The city of Norfolk has agreed to pay $4.9 million to four former sailors who were wrongly convicted of a woman's rape and murder based on intimidating police interrogations. A copy of the settlement agreement for the...
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September 11, 2018 - 4:04 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Florence President Donald Trump says the safety of the American people is his "absolute highest priority" as Hurricane Florence takes aim at portions of the East Coast. Trump was being briefed by the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency in the...
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August 22, 2018 - 12:04 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The U.S. Navy says a sequel to the 1986 blockbuster "Top Gun" is filming this week aboard a Norfolk-based aircraft carrier. Naval Air Force Atlantic spokesman Cmdr. Dave Hecht tells The Virginian-Pilot a 15-person crew from Paramount Pictures and Bruckheimer Films went aboard...
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