| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:43 PM
The start time of Maryland's game Monday at Virginia has been moved from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., the team announced tonight, because of the "anticipated traffic and impacts" related to President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande’s...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Clayton "Pete" McNeill, a former executive at Coppin State University who during his more than three-decade career oversaw a $325 million campus expansion at the Baltimore school, died Monday of congestive heart failure at Sinai Hospital.
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:56 AM
The NCAA has staged early-round men’s basketball tournament games in North Carolina eight times in the last decade. In six of those eight seasons, two ACC teams were bracketed to that venue.
With the tournament returning to the state this March...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe asked some of the state's most powerful business leaders Wednesday to raise their voices a little to back one of his top priorities: Expanding Medicaid.
The Virginia Chamber of Commerce, which hosted the governor at a luncheon...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:43 AM
Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport’s website reports five canceled U.S. Airways flights arriving from Atlanta, Charlottesville and Philadelphia airports, beginning at 3:21 p.m. There are three departing flight cancellations, beginning...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 8:30 PM
In a matchup of the top teams in VISAA Division II, No. 1 Williamsburg Christian Academy beat No. 2 Miller, of the Charlottesville area, 53-48 Saturday.
Stephanie Seaman scored 24 points and Tonika Pierce scored 14 for WCA (23-2). .....
| Jan 21, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Virginia politicians were saddened by news of former Gov. Bob McDonnell's indictment on corruption charges. Here's what they had to say:
“I am obviously troubled by the charges that federal prosecutors have made against Governor McDonnell...
| Jan 17, 2014
At some point in my early teens, I ran out of age-appropriate books.
Today, most of the book culture excitement is in young adult literature. There's something for everyone: "Harry Potter" for fantasy lovers and "Twilight" for romance. The "Hunger...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Glenn Close is set to star in Arie Posin's drama "Duchess," which is based on the true life story of Anna Anderson, who claimed to be the Russian grand duchess Anastasia.
Posin will direct, penning the script with "Reversal of Fortune" scribe Nicholas...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Middle and high school students who drink alcohol are often the same ones winning the popularity contests, new research suggests.
Previous studies have found friend groups can influence choices about alcohol, but haven't looked at the possible social...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Virginia head coach Tony Bennett felt his team had three good days of practice heading into Monday's game at Tennessee.
But the results hardly showed that as the Cavaliers were never in the game, as they trailed by 22 points at halftime and lost 87-52...