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Virginia Beach often has blue skies, warm breezes and the smell of the sea. It is one of the most amazing cities with miles of beaches and a long list of hotels and restaurants along the oceanfront. The City of Virginia Beach is a popular tourist destination with more than a hundred parks, gardens, amphitheaters, various concerts, beach festivals and shopping destinations. Coupled with good food, this makes it a tourist's paradise. The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center has a huge 300,000 gallon aquarium containing sand tiger, nurse and brown sharks.  The tourism, military and agribusiness industries are the major contributors for Virginia Beach City's economy and attract investors and business corporations making it a business hub as well.

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First Warning Forecast: Mild and rainy early, plummeting temperatures later

Jan 19, 2019 11:46 PM EDT

Tracking an arctic blast this weekend.   Temperatures will continue to warm into the upper 50s to near 60 overnight as a warm front lifts over the region. Rain will start to move in and become widespread early Sunday. The heaviest rain will occur between 3 AM and 8 AM.   A warm, wet and windy start to the day Sunday. Showers will continue through the early afternoon. We should actually see some clearing and even some sunshine by the […]

Norfolk State keeps streaking with road win over Savannah State

Jan 19, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

The Spartans improve to 5-0 in MEAC play.

At least 73 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

Jan 19, 2019 10:52 PM EDT

At least 74 people were injured, with seven of those under the age of 18 and one was 12 years old, Fayad said. He said some of the minors will be transferred to Shriners Hospital for Children in Galveston, Texas.

Two adults and two children displaced due to Norfolk apartment fire

Jan 19, 2019 09:35 PM EDT

The fire was reported to be out within about 18 minutes of crews arriving on scene.

Coastal Studies Institute to host Star Party at Jennette’s Pier

Jan 19, 2019 09:24 PM EDT

This free event is an excellent opportunity for the public to engage with the nocturnal environment with expert guidance and observational resources.

ODU men’s hoops roars past Southern Miss for third straight win

Jan 19, 2019 08:41 PM EDT

A 25-7 first half run helped the Monarchs create cushion to avoid another stressful finish.

Uyghur refugee tells of death and fear inside China’s Xinjiang camps

Jan 19, 2019 08:40 PM EDT

China's actions in Xinjiang have been fiercely condemned by countries around the world, including in the United States, where lawmakers introduced draft legislation called

Trump’s offer of temporary protection for immigrants to end shutdown is a ‘non-starter,’ say Democrats

Jan 19, 2019 08:26 PM EDT

Democrats swiftly rejected the proposal, which also includes millions of dollars for humanitarian aid and drug detection technology, and called on Trump to open the government before negotiations on immigration could start.

No. 1 Duke downs No. 4 Virginia to hand ‘Hoos their first loss

Jan 19, 2019 08:12 PM EDT

The Blue Devils freshman duo of Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett took over in the second half.

Could Hampton Boulevard in Norfolk become narrower? City leaders discuss ways to make road more safe

Jan 19, 2019 05:23 PM EDT

The City of Norfolk is working to make Hampton Boulevard safe. It could mean making the busy road narrower for drivers by adding bike lanes.