| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- The latest disclosures of Secret Service breakdowns in the agency's prime mission, the physical protection of the president, are grim reminders of a most disturbing particularly American malady -- the assassination of the nation's...
| May 3, 2014
| 7:01 PM
A Los Angeles police officer was killed and another seriously injured in a hit-and-run collision in the Harbor City area early Saturday, the third deadly crash involving an LAPD officer in two months.
The officers were making a U-turn to follow a car...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Hundreds of uniformed police officers gathered in downtown Los Angeles early Tuesday to pay their final respects to a veteran LAPD motorcycle officer who died earlier this month after being struck by a driver suspected of being under the influence of...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:26 PM
A veteran LAPD motorcycle officer died Wednesday, several days after he was struck by an SUV driven by a woman suspected of being under the influence of cocaine.
Fellow officers and family members had been holding vigil for Chris Cortijo — a...
| May 15, 2014
| 6:34 AM
- Poetry at the Crossing hosts its monthly open-mic reading at 7 p.m. Thursday at The Coffeehouse at the Williamsburg Crossing Shopping Center, 5251 John Tyler Highway, highways 199 and 5, Williamsburg. The optional theme for the evening is “Step...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Famous people, places & things
People, places and things that make Hampton Roads famous: Presidents, celebrities and more
Hampton Roads is known around the world for its people — as being from here, as a come-here, or for just passing through...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:26 AM
Museums and sites can help you track the story of our region. From the earliest settlers to the space explorers, Hampton Roads museums tell a continuous story of the importance of our area.
1. Air Power Park. Vintage military jets,...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Charles City County
Chickahominy Wildlife Management Area. Bird watching, hunting, fishing, shooting range, public boat access. An access permit is needed for visitors ages 17 and older who do not have a Virginia hunting or fishing license or boating...
| May 4, 2014
| 10:07 AM
The LAPD is in mourning after the third deadly crash involving an LAPD officer in two months.
"Once again our hearts are broken," Los Angeles Police Protective League President Tyler Izen said in a statement. "This is a hard time for the LAPD family."...
| May 5, 2014
| 9:19 AM
A person detained after a weekend crash that killed a Los Angeles police officer remained in custody Monday but has not been arrested, officials said.
The "person of interest" has been linked to an SUV that struck an LAPD squad car; he was detained...
| May 12, 2014
| 7:57 AM
New2You, a thrift store benefitting Williamsburg Christian Academy, opened its storefront recently.
Located at 4500 John Tyler Highway in Williamsburg, the thrift store sells furniture, household goods, decor, books, games and gently used clothing,...