Articles tagged with: Virginia

02 June 2015

Petco suspends technician during Chesterfield dog death investigation

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Chesterfield, Va. --- (WWBT) A Petco technician is on suspension as the store investigates the death of a dog at its Midlothian location.Petco is still investigating the death of 2-year-old Colby af ...

07 May 2015

Instagram bandit denies robbing bank

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Va. --- (WAVY)  A man accused of robbing a Virginia Beach bank Monday afternoon posted videos of the robbery on social media, as well as a picture of the note he handed a teller.Police say 23-year- ...

17 April 2015

ESPN's Britt McHenry Suspended After Rant at Towing Firm

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ESPN suspended reporter Britt McHenry after a video of a foul-mouthed rant went viral on Thursday. "I'm in the news, sweetheart, I will f***ing sue this place," McHenry can be seen telling a worker ...

06 April 2015

Children kept in cage

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Va. --- (WWBT)  A Virginia couple won't face jail time after admitting to keeping their three children locked in a filthy cage-like room.Scott Suggs and Brandy Kangas' three children have been take ...

23 March 2015

UVA: no evidence of rape

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Charlottesville, Va. --- (NBC News)  More than two years after an alleged gang rape on the University of Virginia campus and almost five months after a controversial report on the accusations spark ...

11 March 2015

Photographer defends photo online critics claim desecrates flag

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Virginia -- A Virginia photographer is speaking out against critics saying she desecrated an American Flag in a photo that she posted on Facebook. Vanessa Hicks took a photo showing a baby resting i ...

23 February 2015

FBI searching for "Black Hat Bandits"

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Wash. --- The FBI is offering a reward of up to $30,000 to help them catch a pair of DC area bank robbers dubbed "The Black Hat Bandits".The crew of at least two men, sporting black hats, fake beard ...

24 November 2014

UVA suspends fraternities after rape report

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Charlottesville, Va. --- The University of Virginia has suspended all fraternities on campus until January, as allegations surface of gang-rapes at frat parties. University President Teresa Sullivan ...

28 October 2014

Private spaceship bound for space station explodes on launch

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Island, Va. --- (NBC News) A private spaceship bound for the International Space Station exploded shortly after launch on Tuesday. Orbital Sciences' unmanned Cygnus spacecraft exploded as it blaste ...

06 October 2014

Marriage bans fall

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(NBC News)  The United States Supreme Court has refused to hear cases from five states which were seeking a same-sex marriage ban.That means same-sex couples can now get married in Indiana, Oklahom ...