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Police investigating Chesapeake woman’s death after she was found ‘unresponsive’ on East Little Creek Road in Norfolk

Dispatchers received a call around 4:50 a.m. about a person in the in the 700 block of E. Little Creek Road, police said.

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Dominion Energy donated $200K to an anti-Youngkin group. Now, CEO says company wants the money back.

Dominion has a long history of transparent and bipartisan political giving, but news stories highlighted activities of the Accountability Virginia PAC that they wouldn’t knowingly support, CEO Bob Blue said in an email to employees Monday.

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Virginia’s new data tool fixed after vastly underreporting children hospitalized with COVID-19

The Virginia Department of Health temporarily pulled down the COVID-19 dashboard Tuesday and updated it with over 500 more cases, after a Pilot reporter alerted staff to a vast discrepancy a day earlier.

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Old Dominion seeks to ensure Conference USA’s “viability and attractiveness” as schools prepare to leave

C-USA members Alabama Birmingham, Charlotte, Florida Atlantic, North Texas, Rice and Texas San Antonio are expected to apply to join the American Athletic Conference this week, according to Yahoo Sports.

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Former Navy SEAL opens Grow Depot in Virginia Beach as interest in cannabis grows

Adam Dobbins, CEO of Grow Depot, opened the gardening and hydroponic store on Oct. 9 in a former Family Dollar in London Bridge Shoppes.

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757Teamz Football Report: Phoebus and Woodside meet with Peninsula District title at stake

“Our first goal as a team is to win the district championship.” said Phantoms coach Jeremy Blunt, whose team has won 37 straight district games.

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UNC can consider race as a factor in undergraduate admissions, federal judge rules

U.S. District Judge Loretta Biggs ruled late Monday that the University of North Carolina has shown that it has a compelling reason to pursue a diverse student body and has demonstrated that measurable benefits come from that goal.

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Hunters left 3 deer carcasses headless, tailless. Now a Virginia sheriff is hunting them down.

Investigators found a piece of a crossbow arrow and a hacksaw blade. One of the deer was positioned as if it had been posed for a photo.

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Democrats are trying to get voters to focus on abortion, but will it energize the base?

Breaking through to Democratic voters who are weary of politics in general and more focused on the pandemic, the fragile economy and other issues has been a struggle.

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Banchero, No. 9 Duke headline preseason ACC basketball picks. Virginia, Virginia Tech picked to finish fourth and fifth

Virginia Tech’s Keve Aluma was a first-team selection, while Virginia's Kehie Clark and Duke's Mark Williams - a former star at Norfolk Academy - made the second team.