Jurors’ belief on death penalty critical in Ragin case
DailyPress.com / Fri, 07 Mar 2014 03:09:41 GMT
Ideologues struck from the jury list, while those who lean one way or another are allowed to stayNEWPORT NEWS — During jury selection in the John Moses Ragin capital case Thursday, one of Ragin's lawyers began informing jurors one-by-one that if only one of 12 jurors wanted to spare the defendant, that one view would prevail.
Newport News: Juror selection in capital cases can be more difficult
DailyPress.com / Fri, 07 Mar 2014 02:32:00 GMT
NEWPORT NEWS — A prospective juror in the John Moses Ragin trial had reached her verdict before hearing one word of evidence in the death penalty case.
As Medicaid fight rages, Gov. Terry McAuliffe notes reform
DailyPress.com / Fri, 07 Mar 2014 01:22:00 GMT
Great, but nowhere near enough, GOP countersRICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe highlighted an ambitious health reform initiative Thursday, pitching it as evidence that Virginia is ready to expand Medicaid and extend taxpayer-funded health insurance to hundreds of thousands of new people.
Newport News crews trying determine cause of fire at 24th Street home
DailyPress.com / Fri, 07 Mar 2014 00:23:00 GMT
Newport News firefighters are working to determine the cause of a fire at a vacant home Thursday afternoon, a spokesman said.
A cold, wet Friday headed for Hampton Roads
DailyPress.com / Fri, 07 Mar 2014 00:18:00 GMT
The work week will end in Hampton Roads just like it began — cold and wet.
TRAFFIC: 10 1/2-mile backup on HRBT westPage 1 of 20 pages 1 2 3 > Last »
DailyPress.com / Thu, 06 Mar 2014 23:15:00 GMT
At the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel, westbound traffic is backed up more than 10 1/2 miles to Military Highway.
Newport News: Police seek information on shooting that left man paralyzed
DailyPress.com / Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:28:00 GMT
Police are seeking the public's assistance in helping them solve a shooting from last month that left a 32-year-old Newport News man paralyzed.
Newport News: Stolen vehicle pulled from water
DailyPress.com / Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:36:00 GMT
A stolen car was pulled from the water Thursday morning at Peterson's Yacht Basin, police said.
TRAFFIC: Mild delays at Midtown Tunnel
DailyPress.com / Thu, 06 Mar 2014 13:40:00 GMT
On Route 58 at the Midtown Tunnel, eastbound traffic is backed up a mile to Route 164/Western Freeway.
Thursday weather: Wind, rain in forecast for today
DailyPress.com / Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:20:00 GMT
After a work week that's brought us a good dose of snow and ice, it looks like we'll wrap it up with a lot of wind and rain.
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