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    Bedford Co. Sheriff's Office investigates burglary at country club

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    Investigators with the Bedford County Sheriff's Office are investigating a burglary of the Boonsboro Country Club. More>>

    UPDATE: Neil MacInnis enters guilty plea Video included

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    Neil MacInnis is facing several charges for opening fire at New River Community College in Christiansburg last year. Two women were hurt. More>>

    Roanoke Police say crime is down

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    Roanoke Police say crime is down since the department reorganization on January 7th. Overall crime is down 12.75% from January 7-March 6, 2014 compared to the same time period in 2013. -Burglary has dropped 32% (95 cases down to 65) -larceny dropped 9% (527 cases down to 479) -rape dropped 66% (9 cases to 3 cases) -aggravated assault increased 23% (22 cases up to More>>

    Roanoke Valley getting courthouse dog

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    A courthouse facility dog will be joining the Children's Trust staff to assist children and their families during the investigation ad prosecution of crimes. This is Molly who has the same training as a service dog but she is a facility dog. Currently there are 60 courthouse dogs working in 23 states. Children's Trust is hopeful to have a dog placed with them in the up More>>

    Virginia Tech to host Remembrance Day events Video included

    April 16th Memorial at Virginia Tech April 16th Memorial at Virginia Tech
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    The University and students continue to plan remembrance events to honor the 32 that were lost. More>>

    Bedford Water Authority looking to raise rates by 14 percent

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    The Bedford Regional Water Authority announced it will look to raise water and sewer rates for customers by 14 percent.The water authority said the average customer using 4,000 gallons per month will pay an extra $3 per month for water and $4 per month for sewer. More>>

    Your Week in Music: So much new music, so little time

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    You'll find this week's biggest releases, an overview of the most shocking surprise performances at Coachella and a little acoustic bliss in this Your Week in Music. More>>

    Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?

    They're called leggings - popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others. More>>

    Pro-Russian insurgents seize armored vehicles

    Pro-Russian insurgents commandeered six Ukrainian armored vehicles along with their crews and hoisted Russian flags over them Wednesday, dampening the central government's hopes of re-establishing control over restive... More>>

    283 missing, 4 dead in South Korea ferry disaster Video included

    A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving more than 280 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long... More>>

    Police say 5 dead in Calgary stabbings

    The son of a Calgary police officer was charged in the fatal stabbing of five people at a house party that the law enforcement officials called the worst mass slaying in the western Canadian city's history. More>>

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      31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.
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    • Virginia Tech Researchers Find The Best Way to Catch Stink Bugs

      Virginia Tech Researchers Find The Best Way to Catch Stink Bugs

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      Virginia Tech researchers in the entomology department have studied several different options for catching stinkbugs in your home and came up with one very simple option that will cost you about seven
      Virginia Tech researchers in the entomology department have studied several different options for catching stinkbugs in your home and came up with one very simple option that will cost you about seven dollars. After two years of studying three different traps the most effective one involved a turkey roasting pan, half gallon of water, and some dish liquid. Tonight more on the tas
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    • Armed robber was never told to report to prison

      Armed robber was never told to report to prison

      After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.
      After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.
    • New SAT: What will those questions look like?

      New SAT: What will those questions look like?

      Anxious students - not to mention their parents - can get a heads-up for how the redesigned SAT might look in two years.
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    • Man charged with marathon hoax is held on bail

      Man charged with marathon hoax is held on bail

      Authorities say a man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker is scheduled to appear in court.
      The man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker was sent to a state psychiatric facility for an evaluation Wednesday after an initial court appearance.
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    • Pulaski father indicted for capital murder of infant son

      Pulaski father indicted for capital murder of infant son

      Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-04-16 02:02:03 GMT
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      Howard Samuel Cole has been charged with the capital murder and illegal disposal of a body.Hisson Corey Cole was found dead in the woods in Pulaski.
      Howard Samuel Cole has been charged with the capital murder and illegal disposal of a body.Hisson Corey Cole was found dead in the woods in Pulaski.
    • Police say Lynchburg man stabbed inside a home

      Police say Lynchburg man stabbed inside a home

      Saturday, April 12 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-04-12 19:39:00 GMT
      Courtesy: Lynchburg Police Dept. Courtesy: Lynchburg Police Dept.
      Lynchburg Police are investigating after a man went to Lynchburg General Hospital's Emergency Room with stab wounds. On Saturday around 6:30 a.m. police were called to the hospital.Michael Payne, 33 from Lynchburg, had with several stab wounds to his chest and stomach. Payne told officers was visiting a friend in the 1200 block of Peirce Street when he was attacked and stabbed by Jamel Owen Davis, 29 from Lynchburg man. Payne was admitted to the hospital and is in stable condition.Police say ...
      Lynchburg Police are investigating after a man went to Lynchburg General Hospital's Emergency Room with stab wounds. On Saturday around 6:30 a.m. police were called to the hospital.Michael Payne, 33 from Lynchburg, had with several stab wounds to his chest and stomach. Payne told officers was visiting a friend in the 1200 block of Peirce Street when he was attacked and stabbed by Jamel Owen Davis, 29 from Lynchburg man. Payne was admitted to the hospital and is in stable condition.Police say ...
    • Hokies Have Emerging Defensive Stars

      Hokies Have Emerging Defensive Stars

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      The Virginia Tech defense lost a slew of seniors from a nationally ranked unit--leaving plenty of room for upcoming stars to shine.
           The Virginia Tech defense lost a slew of seniors from a nationally ranked unit--leaving plenty of room for upcoming stars to shine.
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