| Oct 12, 2014
| 5:01 PM
NFL lawyers have rebuffed a request from the NFL Players Association that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell testify in the pending appeal of indefinitely suspended former Ravens running back Ray Rice, according to sources.
Whether Goodell is ordered to...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Prosecutors will seek the death penalty against a man accused of beheading a woman and attacking others at a food distribution warehouse in Moore, Oklahoma, according to court documents filed on Thursday.
Alton Nolen, 30, has been charged with murder in...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:18 PM
RICHMOND — A string of high-ranking officials from Gov. Bob McDonnell’s administration took the stand in his corruption trial Monday to say he never asked them for anything untoward, and never anything for Star Scientific.
No grants, though...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 5:27 PM
RICHMOND — Former first lady Maureen McDonnell was a woman on the warpath some days at the governor's mansion, a close assistant testified Tuesday in Bob and Maureen McDonnell’s continuing trial on federal corruption charges.
At one point, a...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Eric Frein left a handwritten letter detailing how he ambushed two state troopers in Pike County and escaped, CNN reported Monday.
The letter, which authorities believe Frein wrote, was found during the manhunt for the 31-year-old survivalist suspected...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Herbalife Ltd. shares plunged more than 10% after hedge fund manager Bill Ackman said he has new evidence of illegal activity at the Los Angeles nutritional products company.
Ackman said he will share the evidence at a presentation in New York on...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:27 PM
RICHMOND – Former Gov. Bob McDonnell took the stand in his own defense Wednesday afternoon, speaking directly to jurors for the first time in the 18-day-old federal trial against him and his wife.
McDonnell eased into his testimony, laying out a...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:43 PM
RICHMOND – The prosecution began winding down its case against Bob and Maureen McDonnell Wednesday, laying phone calls, texts, meetings, checks and emails into a timeline for the jury.
While Jonnie R. Williams Sr. was at the mansion, delivering...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Former Neighborhood Watch volunteer George Zimmerman has decided to appeal the ruling of a Sanford judge, who last month threw out his libel suit against NBC Universal.
A notice of appeal appeared Tuesday in the case file in Sanford.
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Longtime Herbalife Ltd. critic Bill Ackman leveled new allegations against the company, saying training programs for its prospective sales people are misleading and violate labor laws.
But investors seemed unimpressed, driving shares of the Los...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Months after declaring an Islamic caliphate, Islamic State, which has seized large swaths of Syria and Iraq, is seeking to address a need of any viable nation: women.
In Internet posts and social media messaging, the extremist Sunni militants are...