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snow over hampton roads. take a look at this view -- from newschannel three photo journalist matt sonsalla and friend andrew karavatakis -- a cool drone video showing the snow blanketing the hidenwood area of newport news. and further up the peninsula -- heavier snow started sticking to the road on route 199. in the colonial capitol of williamsburg -- a blanket of snow covered the heart of the william and mary campus. the fluffy snow on wide lawns provided the perfect landscape for a sunday funday. high temperatures will only rise into the mid 30s! wind chill values by tuesday morning will be in the single digits! high temperatures will climb back into the 40s by wednesday and thursday. then, by next weekend, stay alert. another area of low pressure could bring us a chance of rain and snow, especially late next friday into saturday. we ll continue to track it for you through the week! crews across hampton roads were monitoring the roadways overnight - for icy conditions. if spots refroze - they were
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if spots refroze - they were prepared to go back out and treat those spots. a suffolk city spokeswoman says crews were working with police and fire units to monitor and respond to icy patches. they treated the citys bridges and route 58 bypass with salt earlier in the day yesterday. police across hampton roads also kept busy responding to accidents. when we saw some of the heaviest snow yesterday -- virginia state police reported hampton roads highways. now lets send it over to kristen roadways now here )s kristen crowley
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we are following a developing story out of norfolk where passengers still waiting to take off more than 15-hours- after a boeing 7-57 had to make an emergency landing. an airport official tells newschannel 3 united airlines flight 14-70 was having engine problems around noon yesterday. officials say the plane landed safely with more than two- hundred passengers and crew on board. the flight was headed from newark, new jersey to the dominican republic. newschannel three spoke to one passenger who is still stranded at the airport. she says passengers were screaming and crying during the
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now we did speak with that woman again this morning ---at around 1-30 she told us they were going to be taken to a nearby hotel. she says airport officials told her they probably wouldn t be leaving till around 1-30 this afternoon. sussex county police say icy roads contributed to a deadly crash yesterday morning. it happened around eleven on route 31. police say 74- year-old nancy smith was speeding when she ran off the road and hit a tree. smith was not wearing her seatbelt and died on impact. police say her passenger should be okay. and in portsmouth -- an early morning two-vehicle crash left one person dead and another seriously hurt. this happened around 3-30 yesterday on the western freeway, between the towne point road and college drive exits. police say a woman driving an s-u-v the wrong way slammed into a p-t cruiser head-on. the man driving the p-t crusier has serious injuries, but is expected to survive. the
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in gloucester county -- deputies have arrested a man who they say shot four people -- killing one of them. 18-year-old dijon whitter of hampton has been charged with first degree murder, malicious shooting, and felony use of a firearm. the shooting happened shortly after midnight yesterday off of ditchley road and gill lane. when police arrived they found four victims. two were airlifted out of the area -- one was taken to a nearby hospital , and the fourth was pronounced dead at the scene. whitter is being held in the gloucester county jail with no bond. one police officer is dead and another injured in a shooting in utah. it happened in salt lake city yesterday morning. 44-year old officer doug barney was among several officers called to a crash. when they arrived they started looking for the two people who left the scene. officer doug barney was able to find the male suspect-- cory henderson-- who then shot him and another officer. officer barney was taken to the hospital in critical condition but
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the other officer was taken to the hospital in serious condition. the gunman was shot and killed. the other suspect has not been found. we are following a developing story this morning three american contractors are missing in iraq . a company filed a report yesterday about three of its staff members going missing two days ago. officials say the men were grabbed by a group of gunmen from an apartment friday afternoon and were taken away in a convoy. an iraqi security official says two of the three missing contractors are dual iraq- american citizens and that the third is an american national. three americans freed from iran over the weekend are now in germany waiting to be reunited with their families. washington post journalist ---jason rezain --marine veteran amir hekmati and christian pastor saeed abedini were exchanged for seven iranians held or charged in the u-s. they are expected to remain at a u-s military hospital for a few days undergoing medical treatment. the three americans
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20-11. the democratic presidential candidates went head to head in the primary season )s final debate. most of them clashing on several key issues including gun control. friends and family took to the streets over the weekend in an effort to end violence in norfolk.
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high temperatures will only rise into the mid 30s! wind chill values by tuesday morning will be in the single digits! high temperatures will climb back into the 40s by wednesday and thursday. then, by next weekend, stay alert. another area of low pressure could bring us a chance of rain and snow, especially late next friday into saturday. we )ll continue to track it for you through the week! now here )s kristen crowley
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democratic presidential candidates hillary clinton and bernie sanders went toe to
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while martin o )malley struggled to be heard. after the debate, clinton celebrated with her supporters. weijia jiang has the story. outcue:".." duration:1:30 bill and hillary clinton greeted supporters and posed for pictures.....follo wing the final debate before the iowa caucuses. dissolve earlier, mrs. clinton and vermont senator bernie sanders clashed on a number of issues......startin g with gun control. sot: hillary clinton/democra tic presidential candidate :22-:32 he voted for immunity for gun makers and sellers, which the nra said was the most important piece of gun legislation in 20 years. clinton slammed sanders for voting with the nra and for reversing his position on immunity for gun manufacturers. but sanders pointed to his lifetime rating of d minus with the powerful gun lobby. sot: sen. bernie sanders/democra tic presidential candidate i think secretary clinton knows what she says is very disingenuous. standup bridge: weijia jiang, cbs news, charleston, sc fiscal policy and healthcare reform also dominated the exchanges discussion here in charleston. sot sanders: in the wealthiest country in the history of the world we should have healthcare for every man
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dissove sot clinton: there are things we can do to improve it but to tear it up and start over again, pushing our country back into that kind of debate i think is the wrong direction. former maryland governor struggled was also on the stage, but struggled to be heard. sot: from spin room 23:45:19 i don t think there has been a single debate where people left saying they heard too much from martin o malley. a new poll gives clinton a big lead nationwide over both democratic rivals, but sanders was unimpressed.....an d quickly mentioned he is winning in the new hampshire polls and is tied in iowa...where voters are set to caucus in just 2 weeks. weijia jiang, cbs news, charleston in virginia beach -- republican state delegate scott taylor has announced his run for congress -- this comes just days after congressman scott rigell made it official that he won )t seek reelection. taylor discussed his plans to run and collected signatures saturday afternoon at town center.
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seal represents the 85th district in the virginia house of delegates. in downtown norfolk -- those who lost loved ones to violence gathered to spread awareness on saturday. the group met on granby street and walked in unison to the martin luther king junior memorial with signs and speakers encouraging the conversation and solve arguments without guns. the loved ones of joseph boss were there, you will recall he was a hampton killed at a party near o-d-u. norfolk still unsolved. outcue: ".. " duration:0:00 48;30 it )s been almost 3 months now and no one has come forward with any information 50;25 we have to be out in the community show people that we care that this is an issue that were not going to give up on
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they are still offering a 10- thousand reward for anyone s tips that lead to an arrest or conviction in his care. if you know anything take action and call the crime line. a 9-1-1 operator is in trouble for what she was doing at work
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temperatures will linger near freezing all day but it will feel more like the low to mid 20s with nw winds at 10 to 20 mph. temperatures will fall into the teens by tuesday morning with wind chills in the single digits. highs will only climb to near 30 tomorrow afternoon with wind chills in the low 20s. we will start to warm up for midweek with highs back into the 40s by thursday. . as of now, we will see mostly rain for friday and saturday but with some snow mixing, especially during the overnights. right now the )bulls eye for snow will be to our northwest. expect this forecast to be adjusted and fine-tuned as we go through the week.
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an emergency call to a 9-1-1 dispatcher went unanswered ---police say an employee was on the other line ordering her lunch. according to reports a man had a seizure and passed out while at an optometrist s officer in fort lauderdale florida. an employee called
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after an investigation police say they found that the only dispatcher available at the time was busy placing a seven- minute food order. a recording of the call revealed some of the order. outcue: ".. " duration:0:00 sot-pizza order call: " poppy s pizza: "okay, what can i get for you?" - 911 dispatcher: "let me have one slice of cheese pizza. let me have a lunch special, the pizza lunch special-- two cheese pizzas and a coke. let me have the lunch special-- two pepperonis and a coke." the dispatcher who missed the call admitted to her mistake and was written up. as for the man who passed out he thankfully regained consciousness
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here in vineland, home of progresso, we figured out how to get rich ingredients like bacon into 22 light soups, so if you want 100 calories or less per serving without giving up rich flavor do what we do...make it progresso. look at this sweet face. so sweet. ok, we're going to need a napkin gooey, flaky, happy. toaster strudel. more than a hundred people stuck in norfolk international airport--more than 15-hours
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make an emergency landing. there is no sign of giving up as the search for 12-missing marines off the coast of hawaii goes into its fourth day. we are following a developing story out of norfolk where passengers still waiting to take off more than 15-hours- after a boeing 7-57 had to make an emergency landing. newschannel threes stefania okolie is live at norfolk international airport with more. an airport official tells newschannel 3 united airlines flight 14-70 was having engine problems around noon yesterday. officials say the plane landed safely with more than two- hundred passengers and crew on board. the flight was headed from
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dominican republic. newschannel three spoke to one passenger who is still stranded at the airport. she says passengers were screaming and crying during the emergency landing. pagan says they were given a 20 dollar food voucher
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police in two hampton roads cities are investigating weekend robberies -- the first happened in portsmouth -- where a dragon city chinese delivery driver was robbed at gun point saturday. police say three men wearing masks approached the driver on towne point road around seven. the driver was not hurt. the other happened in virginia beach around 8-15 saturday night. no injuries were reported during that robbery -- but police say they do have a suspect in custody. temperatures will linger near freezing all day but it will feel more like the low to mid 20s with nw winds at 10 to 20
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temperatures will fall into the teens by tuesday morning with wind chills in the single digits. highs will only climb to near 30 tomorrow afternoon with wind chills in the low 20s. we will start to warm up for midweek with highs back into the 40s by thursday. . as of now, we will see mostly rain for friday and saturday but with some snow mixing, especially during the overnights. right now the )bulls eye for snow will be to our northwest. expect this forecast to be adjusted and fine-tuned as we go through the week. here )s kristen crowley to help you beat the backups.
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arrested on terror-related charges. the department of justice says one man was taken into custody at richmond international airport. authorities say he was heading to syria. a second man allegedly drove him to the airport. both have been living in woodbridge virginia. the man arrested at the airport is a u-s citizen -- and is accused of attempting to provide materials and resources to a terror organization. the other -- originally from sudan -- is charged with assisting. investigators are looking into a fire that killed five people in chesterfield. fire crews were called to the home just after three yesterday morning. when they arrived they found fire coming from the garage and going into the home. five people were able to escape the fire but five others were pulled from the home. four of them were pronounced dead at the scene and the fifth died at v-c-u medical center. one firefighter was transported to the hospital with minor burn injuries. investigators are still looking into what caused
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the red cross is helping the survivors who now don t have a place to live. on the military watch -- rescuers have expanded their search for 12 marines missing since their two military helicopters apparently collided in the waters off the hawaiian island of oahu. the u-s coast guard said the search has widened along oahu s north shore and now extends eight miles out to sea. the marines were conducting training flights late thursday when officials believe the two copters crashed into each other. the u-s coast guard says no mayday call was received -- just word that something had the u-s marine corps has identified the 12 missing men. military officials have assured family members that they are doing everything possible and that there are no plans for call off or suspend the search. coinuing on the miltary watch: two men are safe -- rescued by a coast guard rescue -- and it was all caught on
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watchstanders at coast guard sector in key west florida received a call that a ship was taking on water and drifting during a storm in the gulf of mexico yesterday. a helicopter crew was sent out to find the ship. when they arrived they found the ship with torn sails and two men inside. the crew safely hoisted both men up into the helicopter. they were taken to the hospital where they are being treated. a car smashes into a gas station -- nearly hitting a woman inside. the accident was caught on surveillance cameras inside the store in australia. you can see the woman disappear from sight as the car flies into the stores. luckily she was okay but the crash did trigger a gas leak. store workers dragged the two people inside the car to safety. police are investigating whether alcohol was a factor. a 12-year old pianist is sharing his gift at a virginia hospital. the story on who the boys biggest inspiration is- who isn t a
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newschannel three is proud to take action for special olympics. were just about three weeks away from this years big plunge at the virginia beach oceanfront. check out this video of the newschannel 3 team along with thousands of others taking the plunge. the money raised helps benefits special olympics virginia. last years total - more than a million dollars! nows the time to help get results. the plunge is february 6-th. head over to w- t-k-r-dot-com and click on the polar plunge story so you can create your own team - or donate to another team. temperatures will linger near freezing all day but it will feel more like the low to mid 20s with nw winds at 10 to 20 mph.
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teens by tuesday morning with wind chills in the single digits. highs will only climb to near 30 tomorrow afternoon with wind chills in the low 20s. we will start to warm up for midweek with highs back into the 40s by thursday. . as of now, we will see mostly rain for friday and saturday but with some snow mixing, especially during the overnights. right now the )bulls eye ) for-p&-p&-p&-p&snow will be to our northwest. expect this forecast to be adjusted and fine-tuned as we go through the week. here )s kristen crowley to help
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when children do things exceptionally well people often call them child prodegies. shernay uh-mara has more on a young charlottesville boy really seems to fit that description. outcue:".." duration:0:00 (nat ( gifts come in all shapes and sizes... some are born with gifts... and well lets just say 12-year- old dante walker opened his early. (nat ( "i like playing it makes me happy, i like also playing for other people, i also like making other people happy." so he does by volunteering his time to play at sentera martha jefferson hospital. his only trouble is trying to teach someone like me "for me i guess it just kind of came naturally once i
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which each note was and it went from there." inspired by his big sister who also plays and skills sharpened by teachers suprisingly, one of his biggest inspirations isn t a musician at all. "if dr. king hadn t done what he did i wouldn t be here, because there might still be segregation and i wouln t be able to go to some schools be with my friends or even come here and have a chance to play for all of these people." on monday walker will honor the legacy of dr. king by performing at charlottesville s annual m-l-k celebration. still he says there are issues blacks face daily, even referencing the picture he plays next to. "i see a whole bunch of people, with different jobs but then i see only one colored person, who does nothing more than clean, while everybody else is helping people save their lives." but even that is motivation "i think that sitting next to this painting can show that we can
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don t think we can do these things, by having them see that we can do it, it can change what they believe in." walker says he hopes to be an inspiration for kids like him, but until then.... he plays to touch the ears of whoever listens... its a picture that is capturing the hearts of people around the country--a service dog
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hampton roads is full of them and we want to recognize them. but we need your help. send us a picture of your american hero. make sure you let us know their name, rank, and a little about what makes them your american hero. email it all to pics-at-w-t-k- r-dot-com -- and we ll honor them right here on newschannel 3 this morning. temperatures will linger near freezing all day but it will feel more like the low to mid 20s with nw winds at 10 to 20 mph. mperatures will fall into the ens by tuesday morning with nd chills in the single gits. highs will only climb to near 30 tomorrow afternoon with wind chills in the low 20s. we will start to warm up for midweek with highs back into the 40s by thursday. . as of now, we will see mostly rain for friday and saturday but with some snow mixing, especially during the overnights. right now the )bulls eye for snow will be to our northwest. expect this forecast to be adjusted and fine-tuned as we go through the week.
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newschannel threes stefania okolie is live at norfolk international airport with more on an emergency landing that left over a hundred passengers stranded. they say a picture is worth a thousand words--one picture captured the moment between a bride and her service dog. valerie parrott suffers from panic disorders and migraines. her medical service dog bella helps by alerting minutes
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in the pictures bella was doing her job--calming valerie down during her wedding day ad making sure her heart rate was where it needed to be. bella is a huge part of valerie life-- so naturally, was a huge part of the wedding day. she even got her own "first look"
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more than a hundred people stuck in norfolk international airport--more than 15-hours after their plane was forced to make an emergency landing. three americans freed from iran are now one step closer to being reunited with their families. it is 5 o clock on your monday morning.
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