Father of 6 dies after wave hits him at N.C. beach

His wife said he was playing on Oak Island's beach with three of his kids Thursday when the wave struck him. She said the force of the impact broke his neck.
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  Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, but won’t resign

Rosselló is facing public furor over an obscenity-laced online chat that showed the governor and his close advisers insulting women and mocking constituents, including victims of Hurricane Maria.

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Students head back to school at two Chesterfield schools

$10K reward in search for missing man who suffers from mental disabilities

Shooting investigation underway in Petersburg

Sheriff’s office: Grandfather dies after being shot by grandson multiple times

  Marathon runners train through hot weather ahead of November race

Come November, they've got to put their athleticism to the test at the VCU Health Richmond Marathon.
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House Republicans vow tough questions for Mueller at hearing

Republicans said they will be focused on making clear that the report represents a "final episode" in the Russia probe.

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Construction work to begin on Fredericksburg Extension of I-95 Express Lanes

21-year-old man dies following Creighton Court shooting

Chesterfield schools looking to hire instructional assistants, bus drivers

VSP investigating James River Bridge water rescue

20 treated for heat-related illness at regional swim meet in Virginia

  Food lovers brave the heat to enjoy Crab, Wine & Beer Festival

Navy airman sentenced in murder-for-hire plot

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Newborn left on apartment doorstep in Florida

Police are investigating, and the Florida Department of Children and Families was notified.

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  Clover Hill Bulldogs coach wins ‘standout’ award from Subway

More than 160 coaches were nominated for the award by NBC12 viewers this past spring.

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Double shooting investigation underway in Warsaw

Charlottesville police searching for missing teen believed to be with missing teen

Man, woman rescued from James River

  UPS driver says trucks without A/C create dangerous conditions

  Man arrested, another wanted in gas-stealing scheme

A Henrico man is busted! -- accused of a crafty scheme to steal fuel from a Petersburg business. Keith Booker is being held at Riverside Regional jail on a grand larceny charge.
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  Heat and humidity grip East Coast as Midwest gets reprieve

Portions of the Central Plains and Mississippi Valley and much of the East Coast were still expected to see temperatures approaching nearly 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees Celsius).

  Water outage repaired at Henrico County Jail

Lost dog rescued after 11 days in Shenandoah National Park

  9-year-old cancer survivor raising money for others through LemonAid

  RACC seizes 7 dogs in animal neglect investigation