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Five things you need to know: Lent

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Ash Wednesday marks the official start of Lent, an annual Catholic tradition. (WYDaily/ Courtesy of Pixabay) If you...

Pioneering black NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson dies

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Screen shot of Katherine Johnson from (wikipedia) Katherine Johnson, a mathematician who calculated rocket trajectories and earth orbits...
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Judge says state courts must offer timely access to filings

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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A federal judge in Virginia has ruled that the First Amendment guarantees a...
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Three arrested in connection to homicide of teenager

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Norfolk detectives have arrested three people in connection with the homicide of a 17-year-old. It happened on Friday, Feb....

Pier 1 files for bankruptcy; hundreds of stores to close, 1 on the Peninsula

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Screenshot of the Pier 1 Imports location in Newport News. (WYDaily/ Courtesy of Google Maps) Pier 1 Imports,...

Here’s how a booming local brewery industry is benefiting the economy

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The Virginia Beer Company. (WYDaily/File photo) The business of breweries has been expanding in the area over the...

Know before you go: VDOT’s list of weekly lane closures

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(All News Hampton News/Courtesy VDOT) Drivers in Hampton Roads can expect closures on water crossings, interstates and notable...

Here’s a Q&A with a virologist about coronavirus

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Kurt Williamson (WYDaily/Courtesy of Steve Salpukas) Kurt Williamson is a virologist, an associate professor in William & Mary’s...