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    Airlines scrap Israel flights over missile fear

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    By The Associated Press When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots... More>>

    T-shirts show support for Roanoke police officer who passed away

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    People in Roanoke continue to mourn the loss of one of it's best cold case detectives, Lin Manning. People are showing their love and support for Manning's family by purchasing t-shirts.
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    Virginia Tech launches new Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship Video included

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    Virginia Tech embraces non-traditional learning with the launch of a new Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. More>>

    Virginia Tech researchers working on hockey helmet safety

    Virginia Tech researchers present hockey safety findings Virginia Tech researchers present hockey safety findings
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    A research team at Virginia Tech is one step closer to creating a safety rating system for hockey helmets.
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    Christiansburg boy meets town leaders after heroic actions

    Xander shows WSLS Anchor Lindsey Ward where he saved a little boy in trouble. Xander shows WSLS Anchor Lindsey Ward where he saved a little boy in trouble.
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    A Christiansburg boy spent Tuesday morning touring the town. More>>

    Blacksburg murder suspect indicted by grand jury, back in court in August

    21-year-old Virginia Tech student Samanata Shrestha was found dead February 10 in Blacksburg. 21-year-old Virginia Tech student Samanata Shrestha was found dead February 10 in Blacksburg.
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    The woman accused of killing Virginia Tech student Samanata Shrestha earlier this year is indicted Tuesday by the grand jury.
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    Roanoke City Police taking another look at 1981 cold case

    Roanoke City Police looking into 33-year-old cold case Video included

    June West was 22 years old when she was murdered. June West was 22 years old when she was murdered.
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    The unsolved murder case of a woman found dead over 30 years ago is getting another look by Roanoke City Police. More>>

    Randy Taylor's receives murder & abduction sentence on Wednesday Video included

    Randy Taylor was found guilty of the murder and abduction of Alexis Murphy. Randy Taylor was found guilty of the murder and abduction of Alexis Murphy.
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    Nelson County Judge will decide the fate of convicted murderer Randy Taylor on Wednesday. More>>

    UPDATE: Lynchburg man arrested for missing fundraiser money Video included

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    A Lynchburg man faces charges after raising money in his murdered daughter's honor. Lynchburg police have a warrant out for Jonathan Craft's arrest for 'obtaining money under false pretenses. More>>

    He Said, She Said at the Movies: Begin Again Review Video included

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    WSLS 10 Producers Ryan Hunt and Michella Drapac review "Begin Again," starring Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo.

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    11 parents of Nigeria's abducted girls die

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    In the three months since Islamic extremists kidnapped more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls, 11 of their parents have died, town residents say. More>>

    Your Storm Team 10 Forecast

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    Plans for cell tower in Roanoke move forward

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    On Monday, the Roanoke City council approved plans to build a cell tower at 1809 Franklin Road.
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    George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles

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    A tree planted in Los Angeles to honor former Beatle George Harrison has been killed - by beetles. More>>

    Roanoke County proposes water tower to fix water pressure problems

    Roanoke County proposes water tower to fix water pressure problems Video included

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    Roanoke County (WSLS) - Some residents in Roanoke County could see their water pressure improve by next year. More>>

    Virginia Tech to host helmet makers ahead of hockey helmet ratings release Video included

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    Helmet manufacturers will be in Blacksburg today as Virginia Tech researchers prepare for release of the Hockey STAR safety ratings. More>>

    Roanoke County to accept FEMA aid after 2012 derecho Video included

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    The Roanoke County Board of Supervisors is expected to accept more than $120,000 to help offset cleanup costs from the 2012 storm. More>>

    Roanoke City Police mourn Det. Lin Manning Video included

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    A Roanoke City Police detective died Saturday from cancer.
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    Roanoke County Fire & Rescue Crews on scene of chemical spill at packaging plant

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     Roanoke County Fire Rescue crews, along with Regional and State officials remain on scene of a Hazardous Material spill that occurred about 2:30 this afternoon More>>

    Plane cabin design proposes standing room-only seating

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    Passengers in such planes would spend the flight in an upright position, similar to riding on a standard bike.

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    • Mysterious "woman in black" spotted in Tennessee

      Mysterious "woman in black" spotted in Tennessee

      A mysterious figure is capturing the attention of social media. She's been nicknamed "the woman in black" and she's been spotted in different parts of east Tennessee including Madisonville, Athens, Sweetwater and now Morgan County.
      A mysterious figure is capturing the attention of social media. She's been nicknamed "the woman in black" and she's been spotted in different parts of east Tennessee including Madisonville, Athens, Sweetwater and now Morgan County.
    • Prostitution sting nets 31 arrests

      Prostitution sting nets 31 arrests

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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.
    • Boy receives praise for saving child at Christiansburg pool

      Boy receives praise for saving child at Christiansburg pool

      Monday, July 21 2014 6:53 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:53:31 GMT
      Xavier shows WSLS Anchor Lindsey Ward where he saved the boy in trouble. Xavier shows WSLS Anchor Lindsey Ward where he saved the boy in trouble.
      Praise continues for a 7-year-old boy who jumped into action to save another young kid from drowning at a Christiansburg pool.
      Praise continues for a 7-year-old boy who jumped into action to save another young kid from drowning at a Christiansburg pool.
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    • Ex-NYC mayor: US should allow flights to Israel

      Ex-NYC mayor: US should allow flights to Israel

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:53 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:53:29 GMT
      By The Associated Press Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.
      By The Associated Press Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is urging the Federal Aviation Administration to "reverse course" and permit U.S. airlines to fly to Israel.
    • New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

      New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:31:19 GMT
      A man believed to have provided the gun used by Boston Marathon bombing suspects to kill a college police officer has been arrested on drug and weapon charges.
      A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed to have provided the handgun used to kill a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer during the manhunt, people with knowledge of the...
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      In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:11:21 GMT
      In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense...
      In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems...
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    • Virginia Tech, Virginia Meet Media at ACC Kickoff

      Virginia Tech, Virginia Meet Media at ACC Kickoff

      Monday, July 21 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:15:05 GMT

          The Hokies and the Cavaliers both appear to have some work to do to make a splash in this year's ACC football campaign.

          The Hokies and the Cavaliers both appear to have some work to do to make a splash in this year's ACC football campaign.

       

    • Tremaine Edmunds to Commit Live on WSLS, July 31st

      Tremaine Edmunds to Commit Live on WSLS, July 31st

      Thursday, July 17 2014 7:13 PM EDT2014-07-17 23:13:27 GMT
      Rivals 4 star recruit Tremaine Edmunds has confirmed with ourmedia partnerJason Stamm ofRivals.com and Hokiehaven.com that he will commit live on WSLS 10 on Thursday, July 31st. Edmunds has narrowed his choices down to the University of Maryland, Wake Forest, USC, and Virginia Tech.
      Rivals 4 star recruit Tremaine Edmunds has confirmed with ourmedia partnerJason Stamm ofRivals.com and Hokiehaven.com that he will commit live on WSLS 10 on Thursday, July 31st. Edmunds has narrowed his choices down to the University of Maryland, Wake Forest, USC, and Virginia Tech.
    • Daniels Gets Two-Year Deal with Rockets

      Daniels Gets Two-Year Deal with Rockets

      Tuesday, July 15 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-07-15 04:08:44 GMT
         Troy Daniels NBA future now looks secure.
         Troy Daniels NBA future now looks secure.

       

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    • He Said, She Said at the Movies: Begin Again Review

      He Said, She Said at the Movies: Begin Again Review

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:02:26 GMT

      WSLS 10 Producers Ryan Hunt and Michella Drapac review "Begin Again," starring Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo.

      WSLS 10 Producers Ryan Hunt and Michella Drapac review "Begin Again," starring Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo.

    • Your Week in Music: Weird Al's new music will turn fans into a class act

      Your Week in Music: Weird Al's new music will turn fans into a class act

      Wednesday, July 16 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-07-16 16:57:29 GMT

      Weird Al gives some good life advice, Garth Brooks makes a big return and a few stars dress in drag for music in this Your Week in Music.

      Weird Al gives some good life advice, Garth Brooks makes a big return and a few stars dress in drag for music in this Your Week in Music.

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      He Said, She Said Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Review

      Monday, July 14 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-07-14 21:38:06 GMT
      WSLS producers Ryan Hunt and Michella Drapac review "Dawn of the Plant of the Apes."

      WSLS producers Ryan Hunt and Michella Drapac review "Dawn of the Plant of the Apes."

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