| Aug 27, 2014
| 12:59 PM
HAMPTON — Of the 313 schools in VHSL football, eight have a better record over the last two seasons than Phoebus' 22-3. Four of those are in the lower three divisions.
But if you're Phoebus, none of that means squat without a championship ring....
| Aug 27, 2014
| 7:01 PM
NORFOLK — With hurricane season underway, the Fleet Weather Center at Naval Station Norfolk is busy monitoring the skies and seas from the Midwest to Europe, making sure the country's fleet steers clear of storms.
Meanwhile, Navy and Marine...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 6:05 AM
American families with kids bought 101 fewer calories per person per day in packaged foods in 2012 than they did in 2007, according to an analysis of a pledge by big food companies to reduce calories in the marketplace. It’s an “impressive&...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:02 AM
The easy thing to forget in this latest National Football League fiasco, the thing the NFL is counting on us to forget, is that Roger Goodell is only playing the part of Big Boss.
Goodell is the chief executive of a multibillion-dollar enterprise, and...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Jane Hittner said Kraft's initial response to her complaint about breaking a tooth while eating peanut butter was to send her coupons for free salad dressing and cheese.
She didn't think it was fair that she'd have to eat the cost of...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Voters in two Western states are caught in fierce battles over whether consumers will know what is deep inside their food.
Oregon and Colorado on Nov. 4 will decide the fate of labeling laws for genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, the latest fronts...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The animated characters of WWE's web series "Slam City" are making the leap to television.
Nickelodeon has inked a deal with WWE to air the stop-motion animated series on Nicktoons' NickSports primetime programming block, starting Oct. 22.
| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:37 PM
Northampton County Councilman Lamont McClure vowed to block all non-essential legislation Thursday until County Executive John Brown agrees to negotiate planned changes to employee health benefits.
Several other council members signed onto his...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:45 PM
In an elaborate event at Walt Disney Concert Hall featuring mariachis, a Korean drum circle and a student color guard, Democrat Kevin de León was sworn in Wednesday as leader of the state Senate — the first Latino to hold the post since 1883....
| Oct 11, 2014
| 9:30 PM
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| Oct 8, 2014
| 6:56 PM
In the wake of the most turbulent month in NFL history, team owners and executives gathered Wednesday at the annual fall meetings to discuss "social responsibility" and the league's personal conduct policy.
There were no major decisions made —...