VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - The first Joint High-Speed Vessel has arrived at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Forty Story.
The USNS Spearhead is a smaller ship designed for rapid transport of troops and military equipment. According to the U.S. Navy, the Spearhead is capable of transporting 600 tons of troops, vehicles, supplies and equipment.
A crew of 22 helps operate and navigate it.
The U.S. Navy plans to eventually operate 10 Joint High-Speed Vessels around the world.
Hampton Roads Transit customers could see higher fares to ride the bus, light rail and ferry.
Running a red light could cost you a hefty fine, even if an officer doesn't pull you over. Cameras are going up at intersections across Hampton Roads, and the most recent went live Monday in downtown Norfolk.
An Amtrak train carrying more than 40 passengers was involved in an accident with a car Thursday morning in Waverly. The driver of the car is facing multiple charges.