| Dec 28, 2011
| 10:26 AM
The number of police officers killed in the line of duty in the U.S. jumped 13 percent this year -- 173 compared with 153 last year -- and for the first time in more than a decade more died from gunfire than by motor vehicle accident.
| Apr 6, 2009
As a youngster, Frederic J. Gaynor was the rosy-cheeked boy in rolled-up jeans cradling the popular Daisy air rifle. His all-American image in advertisements on the back covers of Boys' Life magazine, comic books and other publications helped make the...
| Nov 27, 2006
Does having a relatively rapid resting pulse rate (say 90 beats or so per minute) make aerobic exercise more stressful on the heart and respiratory system than having a slower resting pulse rate?
St. Petersburg, Fla.
In most cases, a high resting...
| Nov 23, 2009
World Wildlife Fund and the leading insurer Allianz released a report today warning that sea level rise could dramatically increase risks to buildings, transportation infrastructure and other assets exposed to severe storm surges in coastal areas of the...
| Mar 21, 2008
Times film critics on a few of Anthony Minghella's most memorable movies:
"The English Patient"
(Nov. 15, 1996)
"Love in the extremes of wartime. Love in a dangerous, unstable universe where questions of nationality and betrayal predominate. Love that...
| Mar 6, 2009
| 8:26 PM
Casey Rickmond scored 16 points and Tommie Starkes 12, but Tidewater Academy's season ended in the Virginia Independent Schools Division III semifinals with a 57-49 loss against Word of Life at Richard Bland College in Petersburg.
The top-seeded Warriors...
| Nov 12, 2009
FORECAST DISCUSSION CBS 6 Meteorologist, Carrie Rose email@example.com
Rain will continue to fall across central Virginia today through early Friday, as moisture from the remnants of Ida continues to move into the region. A flood watch is in effect for...
| May 30, 2010
- Two ODU pitchers combined for a 2-0 shutout of Wilmington
- Mike Mergenthaler's defensive gem preserves shutout
- Pilots have a day off Sunday
Ben Tomchick pitched six shutout innings Saturday night as the Peninsula Pilots improved to 3-1 in the...
| Feb 3, 2010
| 8:29 AM
Since making his recording debut in 2005, Trey Songz has patiently and artfully crafted some of the most acclaimed and compelling R&B music of the decade. His first two Songbook Entertainment/Atlantic albums, "I GOTTA MAKE IT" (2005) and "TREY DAY" (2007)...
| Feb 27, 2010
| 5:00 PM
Virginia State Police say one person was killed and seven injured when a van carrying a Temple University dance team crashed on Interstate 85 in southern Virginia.
Police say 21-year-old Kammini Ragoopath of Lansdale, Pa., died early Saturday after the...