In this Tuesday, May 27, 2014, photo, Heidi Conner, of West Dundee, Ill., describes how a 200 pound deer leapt from an overpass and landed on her minivan as she and her four children traveled along an Illinois interstate on Sunday, May 25. Conner says the accident totaled the van and caused minor injuries. (AP Photo/Daily Herald, Rick West)  MANDATORY CREDIT, MAGS OUT

Deer leaps from overpass onto minivan

WEST DUNDEE, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago woman is grateful her family is safe after a 200 pound deer leapt from an overpass, landing on t…

This undated handout photo provided by the Arlington County, Va. Police Department shows Jorge Torrez. (AP Photo/Arlington County, Va. Police Department)

Ex-Marine Torrez gets death sentence

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced an ex-Marine to death for the 2009 murder of a Navy sailor at a barracks in northern Vi…

A US Navy Hovercraft from Assault Craft Unit 4 landed on the beach at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront the morning of May 30, 2014. (ReportIt/Micheal Macdonald)

Hovercraft lands on Oceanfront beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – This weekend, people will pack Virginia Beach for the Patriotic Festival. And while there are many planned even…

Victor Sims, photo courtesy Hampton Police.

Shots fired in Sonic parking lot

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – Hampton Police are looking for a 20-year-old man in connection to a shooting Thursday night. The shooting happened aro…

Aaron Stonesifer, photo courtesy Dare County Sheriff's Office.

Man accused of swallowing evidence

DARE COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) – A 39-year-old North Carolina man is accused of swallowing evidence and trying to flee during a traffic stop last …

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Authorities round up drug suspects in NC

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WAVY) – Law enforcement officials in North Carolina concluded “Operation Double Down” Friday with the arrests of more …

Photo by WAVY/Walter Hildebrand

Homicide victim found in Norfolk home

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Norfolk Police are investigating a homicide that occurred in the early morning hours Friday. Karen Parker-Chesson with…

Surveillance courtesy Norfolk Police.

Men steal $6K in eyeglass frames

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Norfolk Police need help identifying two suspects officers say stole 26 pairs of eyeglass frames earlier in the month.…