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First Black Woman To Lead Virginia City Police Dpt Says She Was Forced Out

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — The first black woman to lead a city police department in Virginia says she was forced out, accusing a small group of officers of “bias and acts of systemic racism, discriminatory practices and abuse of authority.” Tonya Chapman released a four-page statement early Monday, a week after she abruptly resigned from the Portsmouth Police Department. She says her attempts to change the culture consistently met with resistance from some members of police, some of whom “quite ...
Tags: News, Police, Virginia, Ap, Portsmouth, Chapman, Portsmouth Va, Kate Riga, AP story, First Black Woman To Lead Virginia City Police Dpt, Tonya Chapman

Drugs, sex trafficking and missing women: Small Ohio town haunted by dark allegations

Rumors about sex trafficking and local corruption have been something of an open secret in Portsmouth for years.            [Author: The Enquirer]
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Ex Colombia soccer star arrested for drug shipments

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Former Southampton and Portsmouth midfielder Jhon Viafara has been arrested in his native Colombia on a U.S. drug warrant, officials said Wednesday. Colombia’s chief prosecutor’s office said that prosecutors in Texas believe Viafara was part of a criminal network tied to the nation’s feared Gulf cartel, which for a decade moved […]
Tags: Texas, News, Sports, Colombia, Soccer, Nation, Southampton, Portsmouth, Bogota, Gulf, Colombia AP, Jhon Viafara, Viafara


Back when first started researching my family's history I discovered my 9x great grandfather John Fobes. I couldn't find much information about him other than he was a Scotsman who'd come to Massachusetts and had originally lived in Duxbury before moving on to Bridgewater. But I did find some family trees online that fascinated me, including Scots ancestors with nicknames such as David "Trail the Axe" and  John "with the black lip" Fobes.Here's the entry for John Fobes from Nahum Mitchell's Hist...
Tags: Massachusetts, John, Portsmouth, William, Genealogy, Norwich, Family History, Mitchell, Elizabeth, Philip, Joshua, Bridgewater, Bill West, Scituate, Caleb, Duxbury

testing what are the odds

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Ronan Curtis: Portsmouth striker's finger saved by surgery after front door accident

Portsmouth's Republic of Ireland striker Ronan Curtis has his finger saved by surgery after trapping it in his front door.
Tags: News, Portsmouth, Ronan Curtis, Portsmouth s Republic of Ireland

Portsmouth History: Taking Advantage of It as a Traveler

Whenever tourism is spoken about in the UK, particularly from overseas visitors, few would disagree that London is the first name that comes to mind. In fact, scrap that, it’s usually the only name. This perhaps does a disservice to the rest of the country. As today’s title might have already given away, we’re now going to talk about Portsmouth and how this can be more than a viable alternative to the UK capital. Portsmouth isn’t just great for the hotels, which are of much better value than Lon...
Tags: Travel, Sponsored, UK, London, Charles Dickens, Sherlock Holmes, Portsmouth, Nelson, Henry Viii, Dickens, Mary Rose Museum This, Portsmouth City Museum

6 Ways Social Media Negatively Affects Mental Health

You're reading 6 Ways Social Media Negatively Affects Mental Health, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. When was the last time you were with family or friends and didn’t check your Facebook or Instagram feed? When you’re at a nice restaurant, do you pay more attention on clicking a picture of the food than eating it? When you upload photos, do you feel stressed if you don’t get a s...
Tags: Psychology, Facebook, Featured, Relationships, Social Media, Communication, Mental Health, Addiction, Portsmouth, Annie, Lifehacks, Self Improvement, Wellbeing, Social Media Tips, Social Media Detox, Annie Button

Dozens of Dogs Rescued from Filthy Conditions at Virginia Home During Dog Fighting Investigation

Investigators seized 33 dogs from a Portsmouth home during an investigation into dog fighting, according to a search warrant.
Tags: News, Virginia, Portsmouth

JACK Radio launches Inspirational Women series

To mark International Women’s Day, JACK Radio is launching Inspirational Women – a series of segments that showcases stories about women. JACK Radio’s Inspirational Women will see 12 stories broadcast throughout the day on International Women’s Day, covering women in conservation, literature, nursing, computing, science, human rights/education, aviation, sport, culinary arts, music and civil rights/activism. The segments to be played will focus on 12 women who changed the world through their...
Tags: Radio, Portsmouth, Local Radio, Station News, Gloria Miller, Mason Jordan, Jack Radio, Express Fm, Michelle Obama Nina Simone, Rosa Parks Following International Women, Belinda Doyle Programme, Liz Beckett, Lily Parke, Julie Lorraine, Vicki Hemmings, Pippa Jones

Sunderland win through to Wembley final

Sunderland will play Portsmouth in the Checkatrade Trophy final at Wembley after beating Bristol Rovers.
Tags: News, Sunderland, Wembley, Portsmouth

Bristol Rovers 0-2 Sunderland: Wearsiders through to Chackatrade Trophy final

Sunderland will play Portsmouth in the Checkatrade Trophy final at Wembley after beating Bristol Rovers.
Tags: News, Sunderland, Wembley, Portsmouth, Bristol Rovers

Self-Preservation: How to Work with a Narcissist

You're reading Self-Preservation: How to Work with a Narcissist, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. Working with a narcissist is very difficult and given that we are living through a narcissistic epidemic, you probably work alongside one. If you let the behaviour of a full-blown narcissist get to you, it can wear you down, ruin your working life and impact on your mental well-being...
Tags: Psychology, Career, Featured, Happiness, Communication, Workplace Culture, Career Development, Portsmouth, Annie, Lifehacks, Self Improvement, Workplace Happiness, Productivity Tips, NPD, Narcissist, Self Preservation

ODOT project would add bike lanes on key stretch of N Lombard

The Oregon Department of Transportation is seeking feedback on a project that will add bike lanes to North Lombard between Newman and Wilbur avenues. This 1.2 mile section of Lombard currently has five lanes, four of them are general purpose vehicle lanes and one of them is used for on-street auto parking. ODOT’s $10 million Lombard Multimodal Safety Project would repave the street and reconfigure the roadway space to include two, seven-foot-wide bicycle-only lanes, two through vehicle lan...
Tags: Sport, Front Page, Infrastructure, Cycling, Portland, Projects, Portsmouth, Ellen, Ada, Newman, Wilbur, Lombard, ODOT, Oregon Department of Transportation, Jonathan Maus, BP Headlines

EFL: Gordon Banks remembered, Portsmouth wilt and Kevin Ellison hits 40

A celebration of Gordon Banks at Stoke and Kevin Ellison's 40th birthday, plus other EFL news you may gave missed.
Tags: Football, Portsmouth, Gordon Banks, EFL, Kevin Ellison

Man charged over Portsmouth police officer park stabbing

The officer was stabbed in the back in Stamshaw Park in Portsmouth shortly after midday on Thursday.
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Portsmouth police officer stabbed in park

The officer was stabbed in the back in Stamshaw Park in Portsmouth shortly after midday.
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Ready to fight: Cory Booker shows his tough side to voters

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Nearing the end of a lively town hall with hundreds of voters packed into an art gallery, Cory Booker surveyed the crowd and reassured them that his sunny, unity-first presidential campaign is also tough. “People who think my philosophy is weak, come on,” the New Jersey Democratic senator said, chiding those […]
Tags: News, Nation, New Jersey, Portsmouth, N H AP, Cory Booker

Sen. Kamala Harris says she’s no democratic socialist

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris said Monday she’s not a democratic socialist, a not-so-veiled distinction setting her apart from New Hampshire voters’ favorite 2016 primary candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders. Sanders, a potential rival for the party’s 2020 nomination, has described himself as a democratic socialist, and the Vermont independent didn’t abandon […]
Tags: News, Nation, New Hampshire, Portsmouth, Vermont, Kamala Harris, N H AP, Sen Kamala Harris, Sen Bernie Sanders Sanders

It’s a 320-square-foot shack. And it’s on the market for $2M

A tiny, 320-square-foot New Hampshire cottage on the edge of Portsmouth has hit the market for $2 million. It sits on a 0.34-acre site with water views.
Tags: Listings, Lifestyle, Radio, New Hampshire, Agent, Portsmouth, News Brief, Liz Levey-Pruyn, Re/Max Shoreline, Re/Max Shoreline Seacoast Dwellings

Watford injury update ahead of FA Cup clash with QPR

QPR vs Watford Watford are set to travel to QPR on Friday for an FA Cup 5th round tie. The Hornets made it to the 5th round by beating Woking 2-0 in the 3rd round and Newcastle 2-0 in the 4th round. Watford currently sit 8th in the Premier League but their form has been somewhat inconsistent. They did pick up a 1-0 win in their last game vs Everton but before that they had failed to win their last three outings. As for QPR, they beat Leeds United 2-1 in the third round and Portsmouth 2-0 in a 4...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Qpr, Newcastle United, Newcastle, Everton, Leeds United, Portsmouth, Watford, St James Park, Gracia, Woking, Watford Watford, Kiko

MIP acquires Wheelabrator from Energy Capital

Macquarie Infrastructure Partners has acquired Portsmouth, New Hampshire-based Wheelabrator, an owner and operator of waste-to-energy facilities. The seller was Energy Capital Partners. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE PORTSMOUTH, N.H., Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Macquarie Infrastructure Partners (“MIP”) and Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. (“Wheelabrator”) announced today that MIP, acting through one of its managed funds, has completed the purchase of Wheelabrator from funds man...
Tags: US, Trends, United States, Portsmouth, North America, Energy Capital Partners, Wheelabrator, Kirkland Ellis, UBS Investment Bank, Portsmouth New Hampshire, RBC Capital Markets, Energy Capital, Macquarie Group, PE Deals, Robert Boucher, Latham Watkins LLP

Why QPR’s last-minute penalty vs Birmingham should’ve been retaken

Footage of QPR’s missed injury-time penalty during the thrilling clash between the capital outfit and Birmingham City has been garnering plenty of attention online. QPR vs Birmingham Steve McClaren’s men welcomed the Blues to Loftus Road yesterday afternoon, for a Championship clash. Though the hosts headed into proceedings buoyed by their advancement to the 5th-round of the FA Cup courtesy of a 2-0 win over Portsmouth during the week, QPR were winless across their last 5 league outings before...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Qpr, Ipswich Town, Portsmouth, Birmingham, West Midlands, Paul Lambert, Loftus Road, Nottingham Forest, Jamie Vardy, Birmingham City, Matt Smith, Ricky, Wells, Danny Rose

Updates on Arsenal pair Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang & Laurent Koscielny ahead of Huddersfield

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has this afternoon provided updates on the fitness of both Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Laurent Koscielny. Huddersfield vs Arsenal The Gunners are set to travel to Kirklees Stadium on Saturday afternoon for a clash with Premier League basement-dwellers Huddersfield. Arsenal will no doubt head into proceedings desperate for a 3-point haul, after being ousted from the top-4 last weekend. The North Londoners’ 3-1 loss to Manchester City, coupled with Chelsea and Manche...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal, Arsene Wenger, Danny Welbeck, Leicester, Huddersfield, Portsmouth, Sergio Aguero, Laurent Koscielny, Man City, Etihad Stadium

Portsmouth council plans to reclaim land from sea for homes

Up to 2,200 homes could be built with the creation of a "super peninsula" at Tipner.
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FA Cup: QPR 2-0 Portsmouth highlights

Watch highlights as Championship QPR beat League One Portsmouth 2-0 to set up a fifth round tie against Watford.
Tags: Football, Qpr, Portsmouth, League One Portsmouth

Queens Park Rangers 2-0 Portsmouth in FA Cup fourth-round replay

QPR claim a comfortable win over Portsmouth to reach the FA Cup fifth round for the first time since 1997.
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Newport stun 'Boro to set up dream Man City Cup tie

Wolverhampton Wanderers Shrewsbury Town 3 2 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Feb 5 (Reuters) - Fourth-tier Newport County pulled off another FA Cup shock by beating Championship side Middlesbrough 2-0 in a fourth-round replay on Tuesday to set u...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Portsmouth, Middlesbrough, Queens Park Rangers, English FA Cup, Barnet, Newport County, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Newport, Boro, Shrewsbury Town, Reuters Fourth, Wolverhampton Wanderers Shrewsbury Town

Man shot in leg at Portsmouth house

The victim was taken to hospital following the shooting at a residential property in Portsmouth.
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Northam Now Says He Doesn’t Believe He Was In The Racist Yearbook Photo

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Democrat who has spoken with Gov. Ralph Northam has told The Associated Press that the governor now does not believe he was in a racist picture in his 1984 medical yearbook and has no immediate plans to resign. The official was not authorized to speak on the record to detail a private conversation. The official told the AP on Saturday that Northam plans to address the issue with the public in the afternoon. Northam is calling Virginia Democrats to try and gain su...
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