| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Versona Accessories will open its newest store next to Trader Joe's in Newport News on Jan. 30.
The Charlotte, N.C.,-based specialty retail chain sells select apparel, jewelry, accessories and gift items, according to a news release. The new store...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:12 AM
Family Dollar Stores Inc., seeking to reverse declining sales and profit, said on Thursday it is slashing prices to win shoppers, cutting jobs and shutting hundreds of stores. The retailer has more than 50 stores in Hampton Roads, according to an online...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:12 AM
Family Dollar Stores Inc., seeking to reverse declining sales and profit, said on Thursday it is slashing prices to win shoppers, cutting jobs and shutting hundreds of stores. The retailer has more than 50 stores in Hampton Roads, including one on...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:32 AM
The seven finalists will battle in the Ultimate Miami Band finals competition at 9 p.m. Saturday at Stage 305 inside Magic City Casino.
The finalists will compete for $5,000. Judges will include Mix-Show DJ, Cato K, Where Magazine South Florida editor,...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 5:00 PM
With four days of practice left before Virginia hosts Idaho, Cavaliers coach Mike London was in no rush Monday to address what he plans to do at the quarterback position if Michael Rocco isn't healthy enough to play.
Getting the quarterback squared...
| May 4, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Shortly after House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan of Wisconsin unveiled his plan to convert federal Medicaid funding to a block grant — which has since passed the House — Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and 16 other governors issued a...
| May 11, 2011
| 4:30 AM
Reader Suzanne R. Schlattman ("Ryan budget would hurt Maryland," May 9) writes, "we here in Maryland … know far better" how to run the state's Medicaid program. I couldn't agree more. So why does she oppose the reforms that passed the U.S. House,...
| May 31, 2011
| 12:28 PM
The successful raid on Osama bin Laden's safe house in Pakistan has reinvigorated debate over the role that "enhanced interrogation techniques" have played in fighting al-Qaida. No one is switching sides, which has turned the argument into a theological...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 4:55 PM
To members of the Navy baseball team, it finally feels like they're back where they belong.
For the first time since 2002, the Midshipmen earned a berth to the NCAA tournament after winning the Patriot League title and the conference's automatic bid. For...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 10:10 AM
Weapons-makers, ideologues and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta are busy whipping up fears in reaction to scheduled reductions in our bloated military budget. Don't be fooled. These cuts will not put our security at risk, though they will cut into profits...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 3:00 AM
For the last 20 years, the charming Grover Norquist has been perhaps the most successful of American political entrepreneurs, having used a letterhead and small office to secure "no tax" pledges from a near-majority of Congress members and myriads of...