| Sep 11, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Once again the anniversary of a very bad day for anyone who was at the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, came upon us. Thirteen years is a long time ago for many people, but for the families of all those firefighters, police officers and innocent...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Personnel and guests at Fort Meade gathered Thursday, on the anniversary of the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil, to remember the nearly 3,000 lives lost that day — and pay tribute to 411 fallen first responders with the unveiling of a...
| Sep 13, 2014
PORTSMOUTH — After three years of sitting mostly dormant, a long-time terminal owned by the Virginia Ports Authority (VPA) will soon come roaring back to life.
Officials with the ports authority announced Friday that its Portsmouth Marine Terminal...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:55 AM
After three years of sitting mostly dormant, a long-time terminal owned by the Virginia Ports Authority (VPA) will soon come roaring back to life.
Officials with the ports authority announced Friday that its Portsmouth Marine Terminal (PMT) will begin...
| Sep 9, 2014
When automotive parts manufacturer Continental announced plans to add 500 jobs in Newport News, Gov. Terry McAuliffe and other state officials framed the announcement as a victory for the beleaguered Port of Virginia. He cited the access to global markets...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Port Canaveral may have lost a Dream, but now it has some Sunshine.
The Carnival Sunshine arrived this week to replace the Carnival Dream, which had sailed out of Central Florida since its debut in 2009. The Sunshine, while smaller, is one of Carnival...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Security at the World Trade Center site has been under fire recently after media reports of a teen sneaking in to take a selfie and a group of men BASE jumping from the top of One World Trade Center began to surface.
In an attempt to see how difficult...
| 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...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
The dumbest scam I've ever heard of involved a guy at New York's Port Authority bus station during the big bad decade of the 1980s. As the out-of-town rubes arrived on 42nd Street and struggled to get their bearings, the dude would approach with this...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:27 AM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe plans to remove six members of the Commonwealth Transportation Board, including two from Hampton Roads, Inside Business reports.
Citing unnamed sources, the publication said McAuliffe plans to replace W. Sheppard “Shep”...
| Apr 5, 2014
PORTSMOUTH — A long line of 700 Jeeps sat parked in a lot under an overpass in Portsmouth on a recent afternoon.
The vehicles had been moved by train from a Toledo, Ohio, plant where Chrysler manufactures Wranglers and Cherokees. They arrived on...