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Jury picked, McDonnells prepare to face charges
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:47:52 -0400
RICHMOND A jury was seated Monday in the federal corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, charged with using the powers of the governor's office to promote a businessman's products in exchange for more than $160,000 in lavish gifts, loans and other favors.
Girl, 2, found unconscious in Virginia Beach pool
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:55:45 -0400
VIRGINIA BEACH A 2-year-old girl was in critical condition tonight after a near-drowning incident in a swimming pool this evening.
Outlet mall to go up without help from unnamed city
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:08:25 -0400
NORFOLK An "unnamed city" provided little help to Norfolk in its effort to build an outlet mall on the Lake Wright Golf Course, which sits on the Virginia Beach line. So plans for the outlet mall have been reconfigured to build it without help from the city that shall not be named.
Weather: Mostly sunny with highs in the low 80s
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:06:40 -0400
A cold front will push off the coast overnight and into today, leaving behind mostly sunny conditions and high temperatures in the low 80s, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight, expect mostly clear skies with temperatures in the low 60s. A northeast wind of about 6 mph should become calm late tonight.
Along river, nature is preserved for wildlife, people
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:41:59 -0400
VIRGINIA BEACH Pleasure House Point, 8 a.m. Morning dawns slowly along the Lynnhaven River. Late-risers wake to the buzz of cicadas and the alarm-clock beeps of construction trucks backing up with their loads.
Back to school dental screenings offered in NorfolkPage 1 of 22 pages 1 2 3 > Last »
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:09:18 -0400
NORFOLK Children and young adults can receive free "back to school" dental screenings at Little Creek Dental Clinic. The Norfolk Department of Public Health will offer them to Norfolk residents from 1 to 20 years of age at the clinic at 207 E. Little Creek Road.
TRAFFIC: Lanes on I-264 east at London Bridge Blvd. closed for emergency roadwork
DailyPress.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:46:00 GMT
Delays to Rosemont RoadThe two right lanes of I-264 east just past London Bridge Boulevard have been closed while crews with the Virginia Department of Transportation make emergency repairs in the area, with the road expected to reopen by 5:30 p.m.
Outside McDonnells’ courtroom, a study in contrasts
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:33:09 -0400
RICHMOND One city block stands between Capitol Square and the federal courthouse where the corruption trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell began Monday morning. As the former governor and first lady were entering the courthouse - mobbed by photographers and reporters - all was quiet in the place where they once reigned.
Virginia Beach man gets 24 years for wife’s murder
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:02:48 -0400
VIRGINIA BEACH They had been having marital problems, and he was spying on her, using a computer program to download the information on her cellphone. Then one day in May 2013, he shot her twice and left her body in a bathtub.
Tunnel detour plans change after weekend jam
PilotOnline.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:07:19 -0400
PORTSMOUTH The Saturday afternoon traffic jam that stretched for miles into the city prompted a change in detours for the next weekend closure of the eastbound Downtown Tunnel.