Rita Jeptoo, of Kenya, celebrates her win in the women's division of the 118th Boston Marathon Monday, April 21, 2014 in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Kenya’s Rita Jeptoo wins Boston Marathon again

BOSTON (AP) — Rita Jeptoo of Kenya successfully defended the Boston Marathon title she said she could not enjoy a year ago after the fatal bombings.

Jeptoo finished Mon…

Jeffrey Webb, photo courtesy Portsmouth Police.

Driver charged in police pursuit

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Portsmouth Police have arrested a man following a pursuit that spanned two cities Sunday night.

Det. Misty Holley with the Portsmouth Police …

Crowd of spectators waiting outside a security checkpoint hours before the first runners took their marks. Photo by WPRI.

Photos: 2014 Boston Marathon

Thousands of athletes and hundreds of thousands of spectators are flocking to Boston this morning to watch the 118th running of the Boston Marathon.…

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Wanted suspect found after fleeing

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – A wanted suspect was captured after fleeing from officers, according to police.

MPO James Cason with the Virginia Beach Police Departmen…

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Pedestrian hurt in Norfolk hit-and-run

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that injured a pedestrian Monday morning.

Officer Daniel Hudson with the Norfolk Police Departme…

Mark Harvey, courtesy family.

OBX cab driver dies in Norfolk hospital

COLINGTON ISLAND, N.C. (WAVY) – A cab driver found unconscious in a driveway in Dare County last week has died from his injuries, according to family members.


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King’s Fork grad displays NBA potential

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – If a recent trend continues, King’s Fork High School graduate Devante Gardner could find himself on an NBA roster real soon.

The …