A member of a self defense volunteer group smokes a cigarette as he sits outside a tent in Kiev's Independence Square, Ukraine, Tuesday, March 11, 2014. (AP Photo/David Azia)

Crimea seeks to become independent state

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Crimean parliament has voted that the Black Sea peninsula will declare itself an independent state if its residents…

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Crash kills 20-year-old Seaford man

YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) – Troopers say alcohol and speed contributed to a deadly crash that killed a 20-year-old Seaford man Monday night. A…

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Two injured in Hampton shooting

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – Two men were hit by gunfire in Hampton early Tuesday morning. Sgt. Jason Price with the Hampton Police Division told W…

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PD: Man caught sneaking alcohol into bar

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A 32-year-old man was arrested near a Suffolk bar early Sunday  morning after police say he was sneaking alcohol into …

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Appeals court expedites gay marriage case

RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) – There is now a timetable on when an appeals court will hear arguments on Virginia’s same-sex marriage ban. Monday, th…