| May 10, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Nokia and Verizon Wireless are teaming up to launch the Lumia 928, a variation of the Finnish phone maker's flagship smartphone.
After a few days of teasing users with vague ads like one that ran in a recent issue of Vanity Fair, the company...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:19 PM
The BeatsPill takes listening to and sharing music and audio to a whole new, and modern, level. It's more than just a small, portable speaker. BeatsPill has the potential to be not only for entertainment, but used as a powerful business tool, as well....
| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:21 AM
NEW YORK -- Scores of iPhone 5 users hit Apple's support forums over the past week to exchange anecdotal reports on a scary bug: Their phones appeared to be sucking down cellular data even when they were connected to a Wi-Fi network, resulting in big...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 9:35 AM
Halloween may be on a Wednesday this year, but with so many events coming up over the next few days, it will be possible to wave your freak flag for much, much longer. Read on for a sample assortment.
The famed Boot Hill yard display at 16...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:24 AM
The Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach announced two concerts this week: Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson on Sept. 8 and ShaggFest featuring rappers J. Cole and Pusha T on June 15.
Adam Levine's Maroon 5 tops the bill of a Honda Civic tour...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 9:41 AM
When Crunch Fitness took over the Bally's Total Fitness gym location in Newport News, Mickey Marcella, of Newport News, wanted a refund on his contract since the new owners removed the swimming pool and sauna facilities.
Joseph David, of Virginia Beach,...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 10:33 PM
Quarterfinals are at “super sites” — VCU’s Siegel Center (Verizon Wireless Arena), ODU’s Constant Center, Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax, Salem Civic Center, James Madison University’s Convocation Center and U.Va....
| Nov 8, 2012
HAMPTON — Thousands of dollars have slowly bled out of a checking account created for an undercover cigarette operation that was shut down by the Hampton Police more than nine months ago.
Blue Water Tobacco, a sting company designed to go after...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 8:23 PM
Carl St.Clair may be more recognizable to Orange County music lovers, but Pacific Symphony President John Forsyte leads the team who makes the music happen concert after concert, season after season.
Forsyte took the symphony's helm in 1998. During his...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Four-time Grammy winner Pat Benatar and guitarist Neil Giraldo will return to Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine on Sept. 15 for Jack's 7th Show.
During 93.1 Jack FM's festival, the duo will share the stage with two other headlining acts — Joe...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Dare we hope that Friday’s jobs report will show the backside of high unemployment? New government data Thursday showing jobless claims falling to a new four-year low suggest the dark days for American workers may be abating.
It may be too early to...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Consumer electronics chain RadioShack Corp., a strip-mall staple for decades, had another difficult quarter as income tumbled 79% amid competition from Best Buy Co. and slipping demand for consumer electronics.
Net sales for the quarter, which ended Dec....