| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Christopher Newport University police arrested a Seaford man earlier this week in connection with two reports of indecent exposure on campus, according to a university spokeswoman.
Nicholas Dupree, 33, was arrested by campus police Sunday. He is not...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
RICHMOND — When word leaked of a federal investigation into then Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, in the midst of hot election year, there was plenty of grumbling about playing politics — and politics could still pay a role as 12...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 11:55 AM
An alert sent to students this morning said that a suspected sexual assault had been reported at Christopher Newport University.
University police received the report early Sunday morning at a residence hall, according to the alert posted to the...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 8:53 PM
When Gov. Terry McAuliffe announces how he intends to use his executive powers to expand health care coverage for Virginia's poor, it looks as if he's more likely to step cautiously than confrontationally.
With an overwhelming majority in the House of...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Newport News Shipbuilding will christen the Navy's newest submarine Saturday in a ceremony that will more than mark a construction milestone. It will celebrate the legacy of retired U.S. Sen. John Warner, one of Virginia's most venerated leaders.
| Aug 29, 2014
| 5:26 PM
A projected $882 million state budget shortfall will affect local public universities this year, as Christopher Newport University and the College of William and Mary both say they expect to receive less money from the state.
Lori Jacobs, a spokeswoman...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 2:20 PM
The Warwick County Historical Society and City of Newport News are holding a dedication of a historical marker for a former nineteenth century Wawick County farm called Oakville, home to several longstanding Tidewater families.
The Warwick County...
| Aug 24, 2014
During the past four weeks, a parade of witnesses in the corruption trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell have described the former first lady as a mercurial "nutbag" whose outbursts rattled the governor's mansion staff, and as someone who should be...
| Aug 17, 2014
Parents and students filled the streets, sidewalks and lawns for move-in weekend at Christopher Newport University on Saturday as the student body settled in for another academic year.
Station wagons, minivans and pickup trucks all pulled up to the...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:40 PM
NEWPORT NEWS—Maybe you've seen this commercial. It starts with a little girl splashing her boots in a creek, and her mom calls out, "Sammy, sweetie, don't get your dress dirty."
A couple of years later, the same girl is discouraged from...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 8:26 AM
Scotty McCreery, the young country singer from North Carolina who rose to fame as the champion on season 10 of "American Idol," will play the Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News in January, the venue announced on Wednesday morning.