FILE - This Sept. 12, 2103 file photo shows women linking their arms and sit in a circle to block the intersection of Independence Avenue SE and New Jersey Avenue SE outside the House of Representatives on Capitol Hill in Washingto to protest Congress' inaction on comprehensive and inclusive immigration reform. They are all arrested soon after this images is taken. Latinos and immigration activists are warning of political peril for President Barack Obama and Democrats in the fall election if the president doesn’t curb deportations and allow more immigrants to remain in the U.S. legally, including parents of children who were born in the U.S. or were brought to the country illegally. Many activists say Obama has been slow to grasp the anger and despair building within the Latino community. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

US weighs curbing deportations

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tens of thousands of immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally but don’t have serious criminal records could be shielded from deportation unde…

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Wilder likes direction of new-look defense

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Bobby Wilder admits he will field a very young, and relatively inexperienced bunch this upcoming football season. Old Dominion Universi…

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Officials make changes to Sandbridge Road

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Monday night, the Sandbridge Civic League met and once again voiced concerns about the safety of Sandbridge Road.


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Portsmouth robbery suspect turns himself in

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Police say the man who robbed a Portsmouth 7-Eleven store early Saturday morning turned himself in to authorities Tuesday.

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Ava Hurdle reports on preventing Oceanfront violence

Oceanfront braces for college beach weekend

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Shootings, stabbings, assaults and robberies — that was the scene one year ago at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront during coll…