| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The only church destroyed by the Sept. 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center will be rebuilt, more than a decade later.
Groundbreaking on a new St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church took place over the weekend. Construction is expected to be...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:44 PM
NEW YORK — With next month's planned opening of One World Trade Center, the slow-moving, always-contentious reconstruction of the 16-acre site devastated by the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will take a major step forward. Here's a status report on the...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 3:45 PM
NEW YORK — Ever since that awful day, when the hijacked jetliners tore into the twin towers of the World Trade Center, and the decision to rebuild was made, the question lurked: Could a new skyscraper deliver more than just a blunt statement that...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Despite a surge in exports at the Port of Virginia last month, truck congestion may be eating away at the port's operating income.
The Virginia Port Authority, which operates terminals in Portsmouth, Newport News and Norfolk, said Thursday a total of...
| Oct 12, 2014
John F. Reinhart, the Virginia Port Authority CEO appointed eight months ago and given the task of reversing the money-losing enterprise's finances, is the highest-paid port executive on the East Coast and perhaps in the nation, a Daily Press review of...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 4:13 PM
All vessels looking to dock at the Port of Virginia will now have previous ports of entry scrutinized by the U.S. Coast Guard to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus throughout the state and U.S.
Lt. Krystyn Pecora, external affairs officer for the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Nearly 200 airplane cabin cleaners have gone on strike at LaGuardia Airport in New York City after they say their demands for improved health and safety measures to protect them from biohazards and diseases such as Ebola have been denied.
| Oct 9, 2014
| 3:08 PM
About 200 airline cabin cleaners walked off the job at New York's LaGuardia Airport on Thursday to protest what they say is insufficient protection from exposure to Ebola for workers whose jobs include cleaning up vomit and bathrooms.
Picket lines were...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 5:48 PM
U.S. disease-control agents in biohazard suits removed a sick passenger and his daughter from a United Airlines jet that landed on Saturday in Newark, New Jersey, but federal health officials later said they had ruled out Ebola as a concern.
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Growth at the Port of Virginia abounds, but some challenges remain.
That was the message Russell J. Held, Port of Virginia senior vice president of business development, told attendees Thursday during a luncheon sponsored by Wells Fargo Bank at the...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:21 AM
The state's $1.16 billion deal with a private firm that officials blame for driving the Virginia Port Authority deeply into the red could be restructured now that the company has agreed to sell its cargo terminal, Secretary of Transportation Aubrey...