| Oct 13, 2012
| 2:30 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — President Barack Obama greeted supporters at Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport on Saturday afternoon on his way to Williamsburg to prepare for Tuesday's debate.
More than 40 people clapped and cheered as Obama exited...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 1:22 AM
President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney are both conducting private debate preparations Monday ahead of their second face-off.
Obama is aiming to rebound from a dismal performance in his first face-to-face debate with the challenger, while...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Ambrose Thomas Donnelly, 76, of Williamsburg, Va., passed away Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012.
A graduate with distinction from the U.S. Naval Officers Candidate School in Newport, R.I., Cmdr. Donnelly proudly served his country from...
| May 20, 2012
| 11:41 AM
WILLIAMSBURG — Exhaust emissions were the only downside to Greg Mariano's first half marathon. Otherwise, the 26-year-old Arlington resident was locked in and pleased.
Running by himself for the last 12 miles, Mariano cruised to victory in the...
| May 21, 2012
| 11:43 AM
A New York-based artist was arrested and charged over the weekend after police mistook his latest art installations for bombs.
According to authorities, Takeshi Miyakawa was taken into police custody Saturday while he was in the middle of setting up...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Shirley Fout Miller was a walking medical miracle.
She contracted tuberculosis at age 12 from her mother, about seven years after Shirley’s younger sister and only sibling, Joan, died of diphtheria at age 5 in 1931.
Shirley was not expected to...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 4:32 PM
FDNY investigators are trying to determine what set off a fire in a Williamsburg brownstone that killed a 59-year-old woman.
According to authorities, flames broke out Friday around 9:15 in an apartment on Consylea Avenue. Firefighters arrived at the...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:20 AM
NEW YORK -- A controversial Jewish circumcision ritual is under fire after allegedly causing the deaths of two infants and exposing potentially thousands more to the risk of herpes infections.
New York City health officials are pushing a proposed...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 3:31 PM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Lindsay M. Britton, 27, of the first block of East Bel Air Avenue, who was being held at Harford County Detention Center, was charged Thursday with unlawful taking of a motor...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:24 PM
Former Williamsburg resident Toni Novack of Fort Myers, Fla., is on the Alice Marble Cup team that is representing the U.S. in women’s 60-and-over competition in the International Tennis Federation Super Seniors World Championships in Umag, Croatia....
| Jul 12, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth is recovering after a freak accident Wednesday while working on CBS' "The Good Wife" in New York. A spokeswoman for the actress told the Associated Press on Thursday that Chenoweth was at home recovering from her injury...