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they going to be held accountable? plus -- --------------------- editor news gfx outside media nbc chicago facebook wind nats a dangerously windy day in the windy city. we start with breaking news from virginia beach. police dispatchers say someone stabbed a 14-year-old in the back. they say they got the call around nine, on wimbledon way -- near the intersection of lynnhaven parkway and holland road. they expect the teen to recover. we'll let you know as soon as we have an update. more breaking news from the peninsula. police dispatchers in hampton say officers are stabbing. this one happened on gloucester street around 8:30 -- about a block off victoria victim was not badly hurt. now, a developing story from williamsburg. a william and mary charges because police say he had child porn. 46-year-old michael wilson from richmond is behind bars. he's been working as a research biologist, since 2004. 10 on your side's liz kilmer joins us from
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biology. he was arrested by campus police this afternoon -- on charges many are disturbed by here in the quaint city. c2 01:26:44 "wow, yeah that's really scary" it's isn't every day william and mary students hear of school staff members facing criminal charges. let alone -- the accusations surrounding this employee - 46 year old michael wilson. police say the research biologist had child pornography in his possession. bothersome, for freshman lizzie pater. c2 01:25:49 "it makes me really uncomfortable especially since coming in during orientation we got this really strong sense of community." wilson, of richmond, was arrested by william and mary police on friday and taken to the virginia peninsula regional jail. a school spokesperson tells 10 on your side he was immediately placed on administrative leave -- and is prohibited from coming on campus - a popular place for families to visit.
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"it's nerve racking as a father knowing that my children could be exposed to people that are looking at child pornography." officials say wilson has been at the college since 2004. he worked at the center for conservation biology -- located within the dillard complex on ironbound road. an online biography says he focused his studying on bird populations -- and earned his masters degree at the college, too. 10 on your side is working to learn whether wilson was allegedly discovered with the child porn -- on school property. wilson is charged with four felony counts of possession of child pornography. the investigation is ongoing. live in williamsburg, liz kilmer, 10 on your side. we're looking ahead to a warm weekend -- by sunday, the weather may convince you it's already spring. chief meteorologist don slater joins us now. don -- what's going on? tonight: a few clouds.
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new tonight. portsmouth police have arrested a suspected drug dealer. court documents say a buyer showed up-- while they were confronting her. laura goodman is facing charges for the incident on tuesday, at the riverwalk inn and suites. they say she opened the door, and police found crack cocaine in plain site. the papers say police found hundreds of dollars in cash, drugs and a scale. they did not say whether the suspected buyer faces charges. newport news police say they've busted yet another meth lab in the city. and another suspect faces charges tonight. officers arrested 25-year-old tanner meeks on sidney place this morning. police and hazmat crews raided the home overnight. it's their third bust, over the past five days. officers say they found materials to make meth in a shed in the backyard. neighbors tell us meeks moved there in june-- and they've been suspect of
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super = judith neighborhood, but like later on i heard the house could jave exploded with the chemicals they had in there," ((but too)) ((c26 44:13)) "shocked, amazed, dissapointed and then just horrifyed that this was going on across the street from me." newport news officers also raided two homes on middlesex road this week -- for a total of four arrests. on sunday -- officers arrested autumn wells after finding meth-making materials in her car. then on tuesday -- evidence led them to another meth lab in a home across the street. michael adkins and dana chandonnet face charges there. and in hampton-- police are looking into whether a hazardous material investigation there, is connected to the ones in newport news. that discovery was made wednesday on cynthia drive. police say they found items making meth. they say investigators have sent materials to the lab, and they plan to release information about
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reports of shots fired sent joint base langley eustis into lockdown today. everything started around 11:30. that's when a call came from inside building 650 -- the soldiers support center. military officials say 3 contractors were working on the roof when they heard- what they thought- was gunfire. they say they didn't find any evidence-- and it may have been a misunderstanding. super=colonel bill galbraith/joint base langley-eustis 08=3:11:05 "there is times weapons will be discharged and there is noises on the installation so a contractor who is not familiar with the military might have jumped to the conclusion" about an hour after that call came in, the lockdown was lifted. officials still don't know if shots were actually fired. a norfolk officer is on administrative duty tonight. the department is investigating accusations that he exposed himself to a woman in the parking lot of a portsmouth walmart. she did not want us to show her face, but says the officer showed himself to her sunday on frederick boulevard. she picked him out of a photo lineup.
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new man will take over the portsmouth fire department. the city manager has named dwayne bonnette as the fire chief. he has served with the alexandria fire department and the coast guard. he has more than 25 years experience in related fields. he starts on march 14th. on monday, portsmouth plans to welcome a new police chief. tonya chapman will take the oath of office. according to the department, she is the first woman to hold that position. chapman has worked in various positions across virginia, most recently as the deputy secretary of public safety and homeland security. new tonight -- senator mark warner says he's seen progress at the hampton v-a medical center. he says that's good, but now's the time to build on that. editor start with erin vids today -- chopper-hampton va hospital switch to file hampton va medical center warner was in town visiting with cybersecurity experts today. 10 on your side also asked him about the v-a, because we've been investigating issues there for months. they included long wait times for primary care appointments. the v-a made changes, and the times have improved.
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community, we've got to build a new facility. warner says some lawmakers in washington have been making it more difficult for the v-a to expand its facilities. the department of justice is getting involved in the case against apple. it has filed a motion -- in hopes of forcing the company to help the f-b-i break into an iphone. one of the san bernardino shooters used the phone before he and his wife carried out a deadly terror attack last year. apple's c-e-o is fighting the ruling -- saying the government could use the tool to help gather personal data. he has received support from the c- e-o's of google, twitter, facebook and antivirus software creater, john mcafee. the government says the order would only apply to this specific phone. a hearing is set for next month. thousands of people, including president obama, paid their respects to antonin scalia today. it was the late supreme
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to the great hall. the eight remaining justices gathered with his family. his son paul, a catholic priest, led the prayer. tomorrow, his funeral will be held at the basilica of the national shrine of the immaculate conception. famous author, harper lee has died. some of her words include, "real courage is when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through-- no matter what." she died in her sleep at her , alabama home early this morning. her family says her death was unexpected. many of you may have read her book "to kill a mockingbird". she won a pulitzer prize for her 19-60 novel which defined racial troubles in the deep south. last year, a sequel was published. lee was 89. new information about traffic projects designed to make your commute easier. see what's ahead for hampton roads. good news for a local shelter that helps victims of domestic violence. after a delay due to a code violation-- it will
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clients at its newest location. a man accused of preying on grieving families faces more jail time. what the judge ordered for the former headstones
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here in vineland, new jersey, home of progresso, we love all kinds of chicken soups... but just one kind of chicken. it's white breast meat chicken every time. because white breast meat chicken releases its flavor into the broth and absorbs more flavor from it.
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so if you're not going to make your own chicken soup tonight,
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a grieving mother is calling for an independent investigation of an officer-involved shooting in virginia beach. in september, officers responded to the 7-eleven on lynnhaven parkway in the salem neighborhood. they say 35-year-old angelo perry opened fire on them, so they fired back on his vehicle. also inside? 27-year-old india kager and their baby in the backseat. perry and kager died. the child was not hurt. days later, police told us perry had a record of crime and violence. they believed he was planning something-- and had him under surveillance at the time of the shooting. today, kager's mother met with a deputy commonwealth's attorney. she laid out her concerns with the police response-- and asked to see surveillance video from that night. she also met with police.
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palka picks up where our brandi cummings left off today. liz, you spoke to kager's mother and an officer. nicole - i did check in with police. a spokeswoman told me they would not be commenting on this case today - or releasing new information. that includes some of the evidence kager's mother was hoping to discuss. a tearful gina best walks out of the virginia beach police department. she had just met with chief jim cervera for more than an hour. activist jerroll sanders was also in the room... c2 18:15:16 - we discussed the events the night her daughter was killed. the bottom line is, there was no immediate threat. :26 best, who is india kager's mother, wants to know why police had to move in on suspect angelo perry that morning. police said in a news conference in december - they had been doing surveillance on perry. and believed he was connected to a murder. chief jim cervera said two guns were found in the car kager and perry were sitting in when they were shot and
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15=07:00 these weapons were used to shoot 5 individuals killing two of them and just 14 days later the same weapon was used to shoot at our police officers" best and sanders want to see surveillance from that night. police said it won't be released until commwealth's attorney colin stolle is finished with it. c2 18:15:58 - are we just to excuse that? stolle has the investigation in his hands now. sanders said cervera explained the report should be complete in about 30 days. best telling us earlier in the day - she wants proof of what police are saying. 2:53 chief cervera said you dont have a split second to make a decision then decide not to do it at that moment. 2:59 prove to me that you could not have handed this situation differently. 3:05 best has told us she is calling for the department of justice to have an independent investigation on kager and perry's death.
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is also circulating. i'm liz palka, 10 on your side. last night we reported gina best and the daughter of murder victim, guy cuffee, had posted videos online. best's accused virginia beach police of wrongdoing, while lera jacksons defended the officers. sot from fb video - gina best, india kager's mother 1:29 how do you have a conscious. how do you do this? 1:33 (butt) sot from fb video lera jackson, guy cuffee's daughter 7:28 blame angelo. blame angelo for putting his child as well and his girlfriend, fiance or whoever she was to him in danger. you can't blame the police, they did their job. one of the crimes police have connected to perry includes cuffee's murder. he was shot and killed in the green run area of virginia beach last july. learn more about the officer-involved shooting. our previous coverage is posted on wavy dot com. the "windy city" lived up to its name today -- some gusts whipped through chicago at nearly 60-miles-per-hour.
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across the street? whoa! a local n-b-c reporter and a second man helped a woman cross the sidewalk. you can see her struggling to stand! fire offiicals say skyscrapers were swaying in the wind, and debris was crashing to the sidewalk. they even had to evacuate several buildings this afternoon. the wind knocked down power lines and left thousands in the dark. public transit officials also delayed train service. we have not heard any reports of injuries. (anchors ad lib toss to don) tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday:
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breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw. tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw.tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw. (anchors ad lib toss to don) tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw. tonight:
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upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw.tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. (anchors ad lib toss to don) tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 clouds with showers late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw. tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing developing winds: light sw.tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid-
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mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw. (anchors ad lib toss to don) tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw. tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw.tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s.
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the story of local hoarder is about to make the national spotlight. we'll tell you when you can catch the episode-- and how it may have saved the homeowner some money. i'm bruce rader and coming up in 25 minutes on the sportswrap, the daytona 500 is sunday at noon here on fox 43, i'll have a final look at what to expect from the nascar season opener. the steelers say goodbye tonight to one of their top players. the college baseball season opens this
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the meac favorites from norfolk state, and check out the local college basketball schedule this weekend at
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next month, we expect a local domestic violence shelter to open its doors in chesapeake. we first told you about the new "her shelter" in june. they were supposed to
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new state code sidelined them. they got the issue sorted and finally an occupancy permit. they plan to start taking clients on march 9th a reality t-v show based on a chesapeake hoarder will air this weekend. in august, we went to the filming in the knell's ridge neighborhood. the city could have fined the homeowner -- but chose to contact the show, in hopes of solving the problem. hoarding -- called "cluttering" in city code -- may keep residents from getting around safely. want to be an astronaut? join the club! nasa says it got nearly three times the number of applications this time,
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(anchors ad lib toss to don) tonight: a few winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. winds: light sw. tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday:
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breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw.tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers developing late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw. (anchors ad lib toss to don) tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. winds: s 5-15 mph. saturday: mostly sunny. warm breeze. highs: mid- 60s. winds: sw 10-15 sw. tonight: a few clouds. lows: upper-30s. mph. sunday: increasing clouds with showers
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late. highs: mid-60s. winds: light sw. time behind bars continues to pile up for a man accused of preying on grieving families. we've been following the case against edward prince for more than year now. he faces charges in three cities-- including chesapeake. 10 on your side's chris horne was there, as a judge sentenced him today. c 9 19:02 pamela campbell assistant these people for headstones for their loved ones. the prosecutor in chesapeake asking the judge not to go lightly on edward
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the former headstones dealer had pleaded guilty last august to taking more than four thousand dollars from grieiving families for headstones that he never provided. c 9 19:12 pamela campbell assistant commonwealth's attorney -- he would tell them there was weather issues, there's this, they never got the headstones from this gentleman, they never got their money back, he never refunded their money. prince says several medical conditions kept him from completing his contracts with fifteen victims overall in chesapeake, norfolk, virginia beach and portsmouth. c 11 22:32 edward prince defendant -- i'm very sorry to the families. i know the headstones business is a serious business. it was my intention and it's still my intention to make total restitution to the families. judge marjorie arrington gave prince 21 months active time. his attorney asked that it run concurrent with the 14 months he's already serving from virginia beach. the judge refused, so now he's serving a total of nearly cases in the four cities consolidated into
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dollars. had that worked, he says his client would be facing far less time in prison, especially with one more state case remaining. c 12 28:37 brian dunnigan defense attorney -- he could be spending six to seven years for 70 thousand dollars. had it been federal? federal, it could have been two years, at a camp. chris horne toys the final case for prince is set for april, in norfolk. it involves nine felony charges - more than the first three cases combined, and of course we'll be there. the navy veteran says he plans to pay restitution to all his vicitms from money- he claims- the v-a owes him for disability. we asked his attorney when that money is likely to arrive, and he said it's unclear. you can find all our previous coverage on wavy dot com. new information about an oil spill in the potomac river -- environmental officials have issued a notice of violation to dominion virginia power. earlier this month, a transformer failed and
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13-thousand gallons of mineral oil virginia waters. the notice is the first step towards making sure dominion is held accountable. it could lead to civil penalties. dominion has accepted responsibility for the spill, and clean-up efforts. an update to some much needed traffic relief projects-- in the works-- across hampton roads. this week, the two groups that oversee the regional transportation plan outlined their vision for the next six years --including how to pay for the upgrades. 10 on your side's matt gregory has the story. for months now kevin page has sat looking at the numbers and the plans for highways of hampton roads. he says in his role with the hampton roads transportation acountability commission, its his job to help get projects going. kevin page /hrtac c0004 19:14 "that sense of concern of not doing anything. we have to move forward with what we know. "19:21 this week hr tac along with the hampton roads planning organization put
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for the regions' roads. bob crum unveils the first step. bob crum / hrtpo c0003 2:26 "that will allow us to have the westward to exit 234." 2:37 from there the two groups have planned and put money aside for the i64-264 interchange. and the high rise bridge widening., all to be fully completed in that 6-7 year time span at cost around 1 point 8 billion dollars. paid in sales and gas taxes with state and federal help. kevin page /hrtac c0004 13:28 "we can use the available resources to construct those projects but not preclude tolling from future discussions or actions, but not have tollingconnected to the reliability of the exection of that plan." 13:40 no tolling for now. but what about the third crossing of the harbor? kevin page /hrtac c0004 17:38 "that will take time. the supplemental enivriomental impact staement we hope will be concluded by 2017." 17:47 that could take another 20 years just to complete
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future of hampton roads. matt gregory toys while the 6 year plan won't require tolls, that may come into play with the third crossing. several studies are working on that already. a rare comic book has sold for a record price! hear how much a collector paid for the first known appearance of
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new tonight -- a rare spider-man comic has sold for a record price! the 19-62 edition of "amazing fantasy" number 15 sold for more than 454- thousand dollars. it boasts the first appearance of the web-slinging hero, peter parker. that's a record for any spider-man comic, according to a dallas auction house. the man who sold it says he bought it in
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for 12-hundred dollars. it's now in the hands of an anonymous collector. there are a whole lot of people hoping they have what it takes to be astronauts. nasa says it has received a record 18- thousand applications for the candidate training program. that's nearly three times the number they got in 20-12 -- the most recent class. the previous record was set in 19-78, when the agency got eight-thousand applications. since 19-59, there have only been 338 astronauts. when nasa selects the final candidates, they'll undergo two years of basic training-- before getting their assignments. we're a couple of days away from the daytona 500, a final look ahead to the great american race. and some conference champions were crowned in high school basketball. highlights straight ahead
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do not delete these breaking his leg and his foot in a horrible crash the day before. kyle came back to win the season championship, will he back that up with a win on sunday? i'm bruce rader, welcome to the sportswrap live on this friday night as we get set for the start of the new nascar season--the daytona 500, sunday at noon here on fox 43. kyle, the top driver
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start on the front row sunday along side pole winner rookie chase elliott. he won the second of the twin qualifying races last night, scoring his third victory in a duel race and 8th overall at daytona. kyle replaces matt kenseth in the number two spot for the 500 after matt and jimmy johnson and several other drivers were swallowed up in a last-lap crash last night in that second qualifying race. both kenseth and johnson will be forced to drive backup cars--and even though matt won the 500 in a backup car seven years ago, you don't want to start in the back at daytona. dale earnhardt jr. won the first twin last night, his fifth victory qualifiers. junior who won the 500 in 2-thousand 4, and again two years ago, showed speed and made moves in the first race solidified his position among the favorites again. he led 43 laps in his favorite car and took the top spot for good when he

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