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Newport News, Virginia is located in Newport News County. Zip codes in Newport News, VA include 23628, 23603, and 23605. The median home price in Newport News is $165,000 which is roughly $107/per square foot. More Newport News information.

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9 min ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

13News Now Investigation: Newport News council spending

Each member of the Newport News City Council gets a salary, but each is allotted taxpayer money to spend as they see fit.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Expert: Victim's blood found on knife, jacket

Blood on a large knife found outside a Newport News hotel three years ago matches the blood of a 58-year-old man found dead in Hampton earlier that day, a forensic expert testified at a murder trial Wednesday.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Firefighters put out flames near elementary school in Newport News

Investigators with the Newport News Fire Department are trying to figure out what caused a fire behind a house near Richneck Elementary School Wednesday night.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Peninsula startup plans to launch app for free World Cup score updates

A barely 5-month-old Peninsula startup plans to debut its "missed call" subscriber platform for free text-message updates during the World Cup in Brazil in June.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Check fraud investigation in Newport News.

Harold Eley with the Newport News Police Department said several people went into Tracy's Restaurant located at 3500 Huntington Ave. and chased counterfeit 1st Marine Corporation checks.

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GlobeNewswire

Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding's Apprentice School Teams...

Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that apprentices at Newport News Shipbuilding will now have the opportunity to earn a bachelor of science degree while completing a marine engineer apprenticeship, thanks to a partnership between The Apprentice School and Old Dominion University.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Virginia Living Museum hosts native plant sale | Savvy Shopper

The Virginia Living Museum in Newport News will continue its spring native plant sale on Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27. "The museum's horticulture staff holds this annual sale as a fundraiser, but the real goal is to introduce the gardening public to the incredible variety of native plants that will do well in the landscape, and to ... (more)

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Run to support wounded servicemembers this weekend in Newport News

Get in your walking shoes and lace up your running shoes to help support wounded servicemembers in Hampton Roads and their families.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Teenager walking home in Newport News shot multiple times

It happened around 10 p.m. at the intersection of Wickham Place and 19th Place in the East End of the city.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

VDOT fast-tracking I-64 widening project

On Tuesday Jim Utterback, Virginia Department of Transportation Hampton Roads District director, and consultant project manager Steven Chapin briefed James City County supervisors on the state of the $144 million Interstate 64 widening project at their monthly meeting.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News City Council sets aside funds that could help shelter

A prominent winter-month shelter is short on funds, and the Newport News City Council on Tuesday left themselves the option of aiding the program.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Kids Eat Free (or, really cheap!) Around Hampton Roads

Who knew that Tuesday was the day to eat out with kids? If you're like me and you go for the easiest route possible for dinner then this Kids Eat Free Guide below will make your day.

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WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Richard Martin, photo courtesy Newport News Police.

An 82-year-old man has been charged with sex crimes against a child in connection to an incident that happened nearly 20 years ago.

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Northern Virginia Daily

Library kicks off summer reading program

She was walking along a cliff with her 11-year-old border terrier, Rusty, when she saw him slide over a boulder.

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WBOC-TV Salisbury

Sea Gulls to take on CNU in CAC semifinals

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - For the second time in less than three weeks, the Salisbury University women's tennis team will travel to Newport News, Va., this time playing for a spot in the Capital Athletic Conference championship match.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Black Engineer

A Shipwright and Right about STEM

Suzanne M, Beckstoffer is an advocate for engineering education and has held a career in shipbuilding for more than 30 years.

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Hopewell News

Man is wanted in fatal blaze

Following a Petersburg house fire that killed four occupants early Saturday morning, authorities are investigating the case as a homicide and have identified a person of interest.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Police: Man robbed at Newport News bus stop

Police are searching for two armed suspects who reportedly robbed a man at a Newport News bus stop Sunday evening.

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The Washington Post

Jurors to weigh whether ex-Marine should be executed

Jurors in federal district court in Alexandria on Monday will begin listening to presentations from prosecutors and defense attorneys about whether a former U.S. Marine convicted killing a fellow service member at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall should be executed for his crime.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

It's in Hampton's budget: $34,857 for Virginia First Cities dues

Editor's note: This is part of a daily series looking at specific line items in state and local budgets.

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