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  • Virginia State University Gospel Chorale eliminated from "America's Got Talent": UPDATE

    Virginia State University Gospel Chorale eliminated from "America's Got Talent": UPDATE
    "America's Got Talent" voters sent the Virginia State University Gospel Chorale home. The singing group is not among the 12 acts advancing to the competition's semifinal round next week, Wednesday's show revealed. Tuesday night, judge Howard Stern...
  • CIAA football title game canceled after player is beaten at luncheon

    The CIAA football championship game has been canceled after the quarterback from host Winston-Salem State University was allegedly beaten by one or more players from Virginia State University during a luncheon on Friday. Winston-Salem State campus...
  • Astronaut Serena Aunon speaks with first-generation Hispanic students at VSU

    Astronaut Serena Aunon speaks with first-generation Hispanic students at VSU
    NASA astronaut Serena Aunon met with more than 100 first-generation Hispanic students recently at Virginia State University in Petersburg, part of an effort to encourage minorities in STEM disciplines. Aunon shared her personal experiences and insight...
  • Seniors can receive on-the-spot acceptance into Virginia colleges Thursday

    Seniors can receive on-the-spot acceptance into Virginia colleges Thursday
    High school students can receive on-the-spot acceptance into colleges around the state during an on-site admissions program at Warwick High School this week. The event, at 6 p.m. Thursday, is sponsored by Newport News Public Schools but open to all local...
  • City to name new director of finance

    A former District of Columbia and Richmond, Va., finance official will be named Baltimore's new director of finance on Monday, city officials said. Harry E. Black, a Baltimore native who wrote a guide to economic development for cities, will replace...
  • City finance nominee had turbulent record in Richmond

    Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's nominee for city finance director spent a tumultuous three years as top financial official in Richmond, Va., during which he oversaw the forced ejection of the school board from City Hall and was sued by the...
  • Reginald Lewis' daughter opens up about growing up with her famous father

    Reginald Lewis' daughter opens up about growing up with her famous father
    When she was 12 years old, Christina Lewis Halpern was caught in the collision between great good fortune and terrible luck. And the suddenness and severity of the impact jolted her deeply, though it would take years for her to experience the full...
  • Panel OKs Rawlings-Blake's city finance director nominee

    A city council subcommittee on Wednesday approved, 4-0, the nomination of Harry E. Black as Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's nominee for city finance director. The entire council must now vote on Black's nomination. During the hourlong hearing of the...
  • Seventy years later, pioneering black Marines honored

    Seventy years later, pioneering black Marines honored
    When the train full of Marine recruits from Baltimore reached Washington, the blacks were made to move to the back. At boot camp in North Carolina, they were forbidden to step onto Camp Lejeune without a white escort. But the worst of it, Howard...
  • Osborne A. Payne

    Osborne A. Payne
    Osborne A. Payne, a former educator who became a trailblazing Baltimore businessman, entrepreneur and philanthropist, died Tuesday of Alzheimer's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia. He was 87. "He was one of Baltimore's great unsung heroes,...