| Mar 31, 2011
| 1:45 AM
Knowing the dangers associated with rip currents when heading to Lake Michigan as warm weather approaches could be the difference between life and death, officials stressed Wednesday.
For many, though, rip currents aren't considered a major threat even...
| Jul 22, 2011
oil paintings "Oil & Water," paintings in oil by Lee Alban and watercolors by Sam Dixon, are on display through Aug. 7 at Main St. Gallery, 216A Main Street in Annapolis. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays;...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 10:58 AM
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- In the end, the UConn baseball team was just up against too much. Too much talent ... too much tradition ... too much South Carolina mojo. But to reach the highest peaks of any endeavor, one must first be tested against the best. The...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 4:33 PM
With fire-breathing dragons, fair maidens, heroic males and a sparkling script dramatized by a new voice, "Only Make Believe" enchanted the audience invited to the Wednesday night preview of the 2011 Pageant of the Masters.
"We are telling stories...
| Jun 30, 2011
Mired in excruciating negotiations over the budget and the debt ceiling, President Barack Obama might reflect that things didn't have to turn out this way. The impasse grows mainly out of one major decision he made early on: pushing through a giant...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 8:42 PM
A slew of two-out South Carolina hits hurt Virginia on Tuesday night as the Cavaliers fell 7-1 in a winners' bracket game of the College World Series.
They fell into a must-win scenario, forced to play California at 7 p.m. Thursday. It will be the second...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 5:08 PM
Seattle Mariners Director of Amateur Scouting Tom McNamara announced today that the club selected 30 players on the second day of Major League Baseball’s annual June draft. Rounds 2 to 30 were conducted today. The draft will conclude with...
| Jun 4, 2011
Long before connoisseur Walter P. Chrysler Jr. brought his vast holdings to the Norfolk Museum of Arts and Science in 1971, the museum was making its mark as a collector of prints and drawings.
Under director John Davis Hatch — whose personal cache...
| May 20, 2011
| 10:14 AM
The Henry County Sheriff's Office arrested 17 people on Thursday, May 19 after a year and a half long drug operation in cooperation with the Virginia State Police, Martinsville Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration.
| Oct 2, 2011
| 1:10 PM
An Amber Alert has been canceled for a Mecosta County 5-year-old who was believed abducted and in "extreme danger."
The Mecosta County Sheriff's Office told FOX 17 NEWS that Desiree Chantel-Marie Taylor had been found safe Sunday afternoon.
| Sep 24, 2011
| 9:27 PM
A grandfather shoved quarters into the boy's hand, demanding he try a game of skee-ball.
"I don't want to play," the boy, about 10, whined to his father, who held his hand and blocked an escape to the video games. "I don't know what it is."