Weather: Cloudy, upper 80s, with storms likely later
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:26:34 -0400
A cold front moving across the region overnight and into today will bring highs back into the upper 80s and is likely to bring showers and storms this afternoon and evening. Some of the storms could include heavy rainfall and damaging wind gusts, according to the National Weather Service.
Taxi firms accuse Herring of siding with Lyft, Uber
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:16:04 -0400
A group of taxi companies have called out Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring in their feud with Lyft and Uber, saying in a letter to the state's top prosecutor that his office appears to be "seeking loopholes" to allow the new ride services to operate in violation of the law.
Attorney sues WAVY-TV for defamation
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:54:00 -0400
NORFOLK Portsmouth attorney Sterling Weaver is suing WAVY-TV for defamation, claiming the station maligned him in a story about his arrest on an assault charge. Weaver is seeking $5 million, according to the lawsuit filed this week in U.S. District Court. WAVY has denied the allegations.
Photos | Local interstates get a new coat
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:49:37 -0400
Council members grouse about Norfolk management
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:36:19 -0400
NORFOLK City Manager Marcus Jones often enjoys the good graces of his bosses on the City Council. But Tuesday night was different. "The manager's taken a couple hits tonight," Mayor Paul Fraim noted during the informal session, where four council members expressed displeasure with various aspects of city management.
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PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:50:13 -0400
Passenger traffic at Norfolk International Airport fell 7 percent in June compared with the same month last year, the airport reported. About 281,000 passengers flew into or out of the airport, down from about 303,000 in June 2013. Traffic for the first half of 2014 is down 1.54 percent compared with 2013, according to the airport.
Norfolk speeders risk more financially, research finds
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:55:41 -0400
Norfolk residents who speed risk more - financially speaking - than other Hampton Roads drivers, according to new research. The personal finance website NerdWallet found that the higher insurance costs that follow a speeding ticket in Virginia hit people from Norfolk more than almost anywhere in the state, second only to Richmond.
Norfolk overpays a resident, and police come calling
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:23:29 -0400
A couple of zeros too many on a city-issued check led to a windfall for a Norfolk man - and the possibility of some legal problems. It was supposed to be a $1,160 check for a claim against the city. "He was one of these angry, aggrieved people demanding their payment and not happy with the amount they were getting," said City Attorney Bernard Pishko on Wednesday.
Police: 3 children alone during Norfolk home invasion
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:19:20 -0400
NORFOLK An 8-year-old boy, a 5-year-old boy and a 2-year-old girl were home alone Tuesday when two burglars forced their way inside, Norfolk police said. The children were sent into a back room, and the two male intruders stole items before fleeing. Officers were called to the 1000 block of Louisa St. about 3:45 p.m., according to a police news release Wednesday.
Hampton police: Man shot to death on Catalpa Avenue
PilotOnline.com / Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:08:10 -0400
HAMPTON A man was found with a gunshot wound in the 300 block of Catalpa Ave. and police were on the scene shortly before midnight. Hampton police said the victim died of his wounds at the scene. No additional details were available. ____ For updates, return to PilotOnline.com later.
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