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Doctor accused of unnecessary surgeries held without bail

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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The website of a Virginia gynecologist describes his surgical skills as “unparalleled.” But federal prosecutors say many of the procedures Dr....

VDOT spends $205 million on winter weather preparedness

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Winter will be here before you know it, and that means snow covered roads. Before that happens, the Virginia Department of Transportation is preparing for...
Members of the Coast Guard are working without pay because of the partial government shutdown. (Southside Daily file photo/Courtesy of Pexels)

Coast Guard halts search for third boater; 2 others rescued

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — The Coast Guard has called off a search for a missing yachter who went into the water more than 500...
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Navy veteran seeks GOP nomination to run against Luria

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A Navy veteran has announced plans to seek the Republican nomination for one of the most deeply split congressional districts in the country. Ben Loyola...

Playoff games are at stake after this video of Phoebus High’s football team surfaced

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Officials at the Virginia High School League have responded to a video featuring the Phoebus High School football team using a racial slur in their huddle...
Police said a suspect has been taken into custody after Friday afternoon's shooting and they believe there was only one shooter. (Lucretia Cunningham/Southside Daily)

Independent firm releases results from investigation into Virginia Beach mass shooting

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — The public is finally learning what the independent investigation into the May 31 Virginia Beach Municipal Center mass shooting uncovered. The...

Greta Thunberg hitches low-carbon ride across Atlantic

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HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg left North America on a return trip across the Atlantic on Wednesday, hitching a...
Drug syringe and cooked heroin on spoon

Woman admits to mixing heroin, fentanyl at Virginia home

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — A Virginia woman has agreed to a plea deal in which she admits to mixing heroin and fentanyl at...