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Oscar Pistorius sentenced 5 years for Steenkamp killing

Oscar Pistorius sentenced 5 years for Steenkamp killing

A South African judge on Tuesday sentenced Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius to five years in prison for the negligent...

Man accused of jumping fence, entering White House due in court

Hong Kong leader indicates possible concession as student-government talks start

Another Eric Frein sighting in Pennsylvania closes schools

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EU targets ministers, UAE firm in latest Syria sanctions

Juncker's EU team members get parliamentary approval

Britain sends drones to fly surveillance missions over Syria

Ukraine, Russia, EU energy chiefs meet to finalize gas deal

India warns Pakistan of more pain in Kashmir fighting

Iranian cleric's death leaves gap in key power body

Hong Kong leader indicates possible concession as student-govt talks start

Ukraine vote candidate survives gun and grenade attack: party

Total CEO's plane crashed in bad visibility: Russian transport watchdog

Japan PM's woes may not end despite resignations of two ministers

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New crisis center opens at Doctors Hospital in Williamsburg

Colonial Behavioral Health has opened a behavioral crisis center at Riverside Doctors' Hospital in Williamsburg.

Pictures: William and Mary Physicsfest 2014

William and Mary Physicsfest 2014 was held Saturday, Oct. 18 at Small Hall.

York Sheriff's Office investigating possible credit card fraud

Investigators with the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office are looking for two men believed to have made fraudulent credit card purchases...

3 options to extend Mooretown Road, with housing, retail most likely uses

JAMES CITY - County residents got their second chance Monday night to offer input on if and how Mooretown Road should be extended.

Essay: An American hero at Yorktown

As we celebrate the anniversary of America's victory over the British at Yorktown on Oct. 19, one hero shouldn't be forgotten: An African-...

School Board expected to vote Tuesday on latest fourth middle school concept

– The Williamsburg-James City School Board will further discuss the latest proposal for a fourth middle school at its upcoming meeting...

Letter: Upzoning gift for landowners

In Wednesday's Gazette I saw an announcement that James City County would host the Mooretown Road Extended Corridor Study public meeting...

York County Administrator James "Mac" McReynolds dies at 59

YORK — York County Administrator James McReynolds died Sunday morning of an apparent heart attack, according to county officials. He...

Williamsburg animal shelter reopens to crowds after 3-week closure

YORK — Sarah Roberts planned to add a new member to her pack before Heritage Humane Society closed roughly three weeks ago to deal...

York Administrator James "Mac" McReynolds dies

YORK — York County Administrator James McReynolds died Sunday morning of an apparent heart attack, according to county officials. He...

Sex offenses down, alcohol violations up at William and Mary

WILLIAMSBURG – A report released this month shows a significant drop over two years in the number of forcible sex offenses reported at...

Column: Has the U.S. lost its power of persuasion?

Is the United States a declining power, as perceived nowadays in many parts of the world?

Essay: As CO2 levels rise, so does Earth's temperature

E.G. Martin's Aug. 2 and 27 letters to the Gazette (August 2 and 27, 2014) contain many inaccuracies being tossed around.

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