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Ex-boyfriend charged for woman’s assault

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News police officers have a man in custody after being dispatched to a local hospital Monday for a report of an assault victim.…

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Reck on the Road: Baseball renovation

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY)

For the third straight year, members of the Norfolk Tides staff renovated a youth baseball field. The latest field of dreams was located at Crad…

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How Reverse Mortgages Work

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY)

Brad Friedman, Reverse Director at Reverse Mortgage talked about a reverse mortgage and how it can help those 62 and older live more comfortabl…

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Audience: Lafayette RiverFest

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY)

Our live audience was from the Lafayette RiverFest.  They’re taking over the waterfront with some great events for the whole family, ev…

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Theft suspects accused of leaving children alone

YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) – Deputies say a couple left their young children home alone as they burglarized a liquor store and took several bottles of liquor last week.

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VBPD may restrict weekend traffic

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – Virginia Beach Police may close or limit inbound traffic at several, major access points this weekend as the department prepares for an i…

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Woman charged in Williamsburg burglary

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WAVY) – A 23-year-old woman is facing charges in two jurisdictions for separate crimes.

Maj. Greg Riley with the Williamsburg Police Department t…

FILE - In this Wednesday, July 17, 2013 file photo, Marlboro cigarettes are on display in a CVS store in Pittsburgh. The nation's second-largest drugstore chain says it will phase out cigarettes, cigars and chewing tobacco by Oct. 1 as it continues to focus more on health care. The move will cost the Woonsocket, R.I., company about $2 billion in annual revenue. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Portsmouth proposes cigarette tax increase

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – The City of Portsmouth is proposing raising its cigarette tax.

Dana Woodson with the City of Portsmouth said the proposed increase is 30 cents …

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Elderly man charged in child sex assault

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – An 82-year-old man has been charged with sex crimes against a child in connection to an incident that happened nearly 15 years ago.

Harold Ele…