| Aug 30, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Gov. Bob McDonnell announced Thursday that the GEICO insurance company will sponsor a "Safe Phone Zones" program at Virginia rest stops and a Pennsylvania-based caterer will take over vending concessions in a public/private partnership intended to...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Turns out you can find Michael Jordan at Michael Jordan’s Steak House after all.
The NBA legend has been spotted at his restaurant somewhat regularly since it opened in September 2011, including on Friday. Jordan was also there August 20 (he...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 12:24 PM
The Consumer Federation of America, a national consumer group, said last week it surveyed auto-insurance customers and learned that they think it's unfair to price car coverage based on factors such as occupation, education level and marital status....
| May 25, 2012
Sunday, May 27
Honoring America's finest Mission BBQ, 7748 Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie, will host forty veterans of World War II to honor their service and in observance of Memorial Day. For more information, call 410-773-9888.
Thursday, May 31...
| May 23, 2012
Festivals throughout Hampton Roads.
May 26-27: Pungo Strawberry Festival, Pungo community of Virginia Beach
Taste strawberries prepared 50 different ways, enjoy entertainment on three stages and see a parade on Saturday, carnival, livestock show,...
| May 29, 2012
| 3:50 PM
Acura: Tent W
After Hours Press: Table 239
Agate Publishing: Tent T
Ahmadiyya Muslim Community: Tent EE
A.J. Scudiere: Tent FF
A La Card Chicago: Table 128...
| May 29, 2012
| 7:35 PM
In July 2010, a patient of Daytona Beach chiropractor Joseph Wagner accidentally overdosed within days of being prescribed painkillers, muscle relaxers and anti-anxiety drugs.
That patient lived. Five months later, another one of Wagner's patients ...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 5:00 AM
If Europeans didn't walk so darn much, the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL550 might be a better-looking car. Clearly they don't appreciate the convenience of a 90-second drive to Gelson's for a carton of soy milk that we Angelenos take for granted.
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:53 AM
If you have a blue-collar job or no college degree, you could be paying more for auto insurance than someone with the same car and driving record who is a professional or has a degree.
That's the finding of a recent Consumer Federation of America study...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Billionaire financier Warren Buffett already has his hands in newspapers, jewelry, insurance and other holdings. Now, with the acquisition of Oriental Trading Co., the 82-year-old can add party planning.
Buffett said Friday that his Berkshire Hathaway...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:25 AM
Maybe this dude was drunk enough to pretend he was one of those squirrels in the GEICO commercial that deliberately cause accidents by making cars swerve and then crash off-screen.
Deputies say Michael Christian Conine, 20, was drunk and standing in...