Michael Davis (Photo courtesy Michael Davis)

Local blind runner returns to Boston Marathon

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Several people from Hampton Roads will run the Boston Marathon on Monday. Michael Davis is one of those runners.

The Portsmouth reside…

A partygoer raises a bong aloft while listening to live music on the second of two days at the annual 4/20 marijuana festival in Denver, Sunday April 20, 2014. The annual event is the first 420 marijuana celebration since retail marijuana stores began selling in January 2014. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in Colorado

DENVER (AP) — Tens of thousands of revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the sky Sunday at a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot hol


Blog: Drier with more sunshine on Monday

It was a wet Easter weekend for some and a windy Easter Sunday for all of us. The good news is that the rain will taper off across North Carolina tonight.…

Missing child found safe in Emporia on April 20, 2014.

Missing NC girl found safe in Emporia

EMPORIA, Va. (WAVY) – A 10-month-old North Carolina girl who was reported missing Saturday has been found safe in Emporia.

Police issued an Amber Alert for Tami…

Alexander Roosevelt Hill, Jr.  (Photo provided by the Petersburg Police Department)

Police seek man with HR ties in deadly fire

PETERSBURG, Va. (WAVY) – Petersburg Police say there is evidence of foul play in a house fire that killed four people, including a child. Police say the case is b…

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St. Jude Love Project

A girl in Alabama set a might big goal for herself for Easter. She wanted to collect 2,000 toys for the children at St. Jude Children’s ResearchHospital. Click here to le…

Virginia Department of Transportation. (Courtesy www.virginiadot.org)

VDOT to study proposed new Hampton Roads office

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Department of Transportation is soliciting ideas from the private sector for a proposed new district office in Hampton Road

Vatican Swiss Guards parade in St. Peter's Square ahead of Pope Francis' Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on Sunday. (AP Photo)

Photos: Easter around the world

Millions of Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday, commemorating the day Christians believe Jesus was resurrected in Jerusalem two millennia ag…