CHINCOTEAGUE, VA - JULY 25:  Wild ponies make the annual swim from across the Assateague Channel to Chincoteague Island July 25, 2007 in Chincoteague, Virginia. Each year the wild ponies are rounded up to be auctioned off by the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Chincoteague Stud ‘Surfer Dude’ Found Dead

A stallion who sired dozens of ponies celebrated by the childhood classic “Misty of Chincoteague” has died.



Police: 3 Dead After Eastern Shore Crash

Maryland State Police say three people from Virginia are dead after a crash on the Eastern Shore.


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Navy Recovers Crashed Jet Off Virginia Coast

The Navy says it has salvaged a jet that crashed off Virginia’s coast.


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Fighter Jets Collide Off Md. Coastline, 1 Pilot Injured

Two fighter jets collide in midair 35 miles from Maryland’s coastline. It took an incredible effort from the Coast Guard to bring one of the pilots to safety.


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Coast Guard Searches For 2 Missing Md. Boaters

The Coast Guard is searching for two Maryland boaters who went missing while traveling to Virginia.


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Chincoteague Ponies Safe After Hurricane Irene

The Chincoteague ponies are safe after Hurricane Irene tore past their island.