| Oct 5, 2014
| 2:37 PM
NORFOLK — How can Hampton Roads create an environment where entrepreneurship can thrive?
When Amy Cosper, the editor-in-chief of Entrepreneur magazine, travels to speak at community functions, she gets that question a lot. She told a crowd of more...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
For years, thrill seekers have worn GoPro video cameras to capture hair-raising skydiving, motorcycle racing and snowboarding footage from a first-person point of view. They've documented up-close and personal encounters with wildlife, even mounting the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Domestic airlines in August were tardier than last year, and carriers with a big presence in the Chicago region ranked below average, according to new numbers released Thursday from the U.S. Department of Transportation.
And, as usual in recent months,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Virgin Mobile FreeFest, arguably the area's most prominent music festival for the past eight years, will not take place this year, organizers said Tuesday.
Virgin Mobile did not explain what brought about the decision to cancel the concert at...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Animal rights activists claimed a victory Tuesday after Virgin America airline announced that it had cut ties with SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment amid criticism over the treatment of killer whales at aquatic parks.
But the latest development raises...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Virgin America this week dropped SeaWorld from its frequent-flier program, a move that an animals-rights group claimed as a victory.
The airline, however, wouldn't say why it has removed SeaWorld from its Elevate Fly online store, which allowed customers...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Virgin America this week dropped SeaWorld from its frequent-flier program.
The airline wouldn't say why it has removed SeaWorld from its Elevate Fly online store, which allowed customers to earn points toward purchases at hundreds of companies.
| May 29, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Virgin Galactic, British billionaire Richard Branson’s commercial space venture, announced an agreement with the Federal Aviation Administration that helps clear the path to send paying customers on a suborbital flight from a spaceport in New...
| May 20, 2014
Your best chances of scoring a "free" frequent flyer domestic seat are on Southwest and JetBlue, a repeat of last year's performance. That's from the latest Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Survey, produced by IdeaWorks. US Airways replaced perennial...
| May 8, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Artist networking platform Talenthouse has inked a $10 million Series C investment deal led by German media giant ProSiebenSat.1 via Starwatch, ProSiebenSat.1's music and live entertainment arm.
The deal was announced Thursday morning in Frankfurt...
| May 11, 2014
THE BEST WAY TO NEW YORK
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