| May 15, 2014
| 10:57 AM
"One bite of that, and he'll build you a Taj Mahal," a woman is heard hollering approvingly through an open window to her neighbor, a pretty young housewife named Ila who is in her kitchen, preparing her husband's lunch. "The Taj Mahal is a tomb, auntie,"...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:11 AM
From Civil War battlefields to the beach, many sites are within driving distance of Hampton Roads. Learn history while having fun in the sun.
1. Appomattox Court House, Appomattox
The buildings and fields where Robert E. Lee surrendered his...
| May 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
"Hedwig and the Angry Inch" topliner Neil Patrick Harris, "Cabaret" choreographer and co-director Rob Marshall, "Aladdin" genie James Monroe Iglehart and "Rocky" star Andy Karl are among the performers nominated for the Fred and Adele Astaire Awards,...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 1:45 PM
"Aladdin" -- the Broadway musical -- paid tribute to Robin Williams on Tuesday night with an audience singalong of "Friend Like Me" led by actor James Monroe Iglehart, who plays the role of the genie in the Disney stage production in New York.
| Aug 13, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Last night, the cast of the Disney musical "Aladdin," currently running on Broadway, paid tribute to the late Robin Williams, who died Monday. Williams originated the role of the Genie, putting his comic skills to work in voicing Aladdin's big blue...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:49 PM
"About seven years ago, Lauren Bacall showed up at my place for a party," the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer John Patrick Shanley tweeted Wednesday morning. "It was like having a yacht show up in your bathtub."
Shanley's anecdote was wry but...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Butch, a Burbank native, was surrounded by his wife and family on Sunday, July 6, 2014 as he peacefully went west on his last fight. He was born in Long Beach, CA to Guy and Florence Wilson. He spent the majority of his life in the Los Angeles area and...
| Jul 12, 2014
When the Virginia High School League annually releases its master football schedule, one of the first games people in this part of the state look for is the annual Hampton-Phoebus matchup.
Fans won't wait until the end of the season for this one. The...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 8:14 PM
Oscar Smith has signed to play host to the reigning national champion, Miami's Booker T. Washington High, at 9 p.m. August 23, VirginiaPreps.com reported.
Oscar Smith has been one of Virginia's best programs for years and is ranked 24th in...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:54 PM
Group 5A South Region quarterfinals:
Hickory 16, Maury 1
Kellam 4, Great Bridge 2
Douglas Freeman 12, Prince George 4
Mills Godwin 4, Matoaca 1
Group 1A East Region quarterfinals:
Surry County 5, Middlesex 3
Northumberland 6, Parry McCluer 5...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:57 PM
JAMES CITY -- In a roller coaster of a match, Jamestown sophomore Anna Walter finished riding high.
Walter took the Group 4A South Region singles championship Wednesday morning on her home courts, overcoming tough Glen Allen High left-hander Karen Pak...