Tuesday, May 21 2013 11:47 AM EDT2013-05-21 15:47:09 GMT
LUNENBURG, VA-The Southside SPCA is caring for dozens of dogs after the animals were seized from a Lunenburg County couple's property. Approximately 100 dogs were found to be living at the property, theMore >>
Dozens of dogs could be up for adoption as early as next week after they were seized from a Lunenburg County couple's property by The Southside SPCA.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:31 AM EDT2013-05-21 14:31:23 GMT
ABINGDON, Va. (AP) - An attorney in Wise faces more than a year in prison after pleading guilty to federal drug charges. Under a plea agreement, 42-year-old Stuart Collins would be sentenced to 20 months.More >>
An attorney in Wise faces more than a year in prison after pleading guilty to federal drug charges.
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:20 AM EDT2013-05-21 14:20:40 GMT
Search-and-rescue crews worked through the night after a monstrous tornado barreled through the Oklahoma City suburbs, demolishing an elementary schoolMore >>
Search-and-rescue crews worked through the night after a monstrous tornado barreled through the Oklahoma City suburbs, demolishing an elementary school and reducing homes to piles of splintered wood. At least 24 people were killed, including at least seven children, and those numbers were expected to climb.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 7:29 AM EDT2013-05-21 11:29:57 GMT
Richmond, VA—As 8News continues its investigation into the allegations against The ROC Church pastor Geronimo Aguilar who is accused of having sex with minors in Texas, another woman has come forward with allegationsMore >>
Warrants in Texas charge "Pastor G" with aggravated sexual assault of a minor; A second ROC pastor also arrested for making threats... More >>
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A Maine man charged with disorderly conduct for his loud whistling in downtown Portland has reached a deal with the city - he can whistle, but he can't linger in one spot.
Robert Smith, of Westbrook, has been cited by police twice in the past year after businesses complained. He pleaded guilty last summer and reached a deal with the city in which he can keep whistling as long as he's moving.
Smith tells The Portland Press Herald his whistling - audible a block away - is protected free speech and usually brings smiles.
City officials dispute the free speech argument.
Janis Beitzer, of the Portland Downtown District, understands why some business owners are upset with the whistling. She calls it "irritating," like playing a radio too loud.