| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:50 AM
David M. Allen was promoted to partner at law firm Katten Muchin Rosenman in Chicago in the Trust and Estates practice. He focuses on tax, succession and business planning for clients of significant wealth. Allen received his law degree from the...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:43 AM
Hampton Roads reader events for the week of Sept. 9-15 include poetry readings, virtual author meet-and-greets and tickets for upcoming author talks.
- Beginning Tuesday (Sept. 9), pick up tickets to attend the Thursday, Oct. 9 talk and book signing...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:10 PM
March 2009: Star Scientific lets Bob McDonnell's gubernatorial campaign use its jet (leased to it by company chief executive Jonnie Williams) for two trips, together worth more than $10,800.
October 2009: Star lets McDonnell use its plane two more times,...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:03 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — William and Mary announced plans Tuesday for a $27 million renovation project of Zable Stadium that will update and modernize the 79-year-old facility.
Plans call for a new upper deck, suites and a new press box on the west side...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:47 PM
As thousands of young people arrive at Virginia's colleges and universities for the start of a new semester, campus officials have a responsibility to maintain a safe environment for students. That includes protecting them from sexual violence, a...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 4:55 PM
University of Virginia researchers were uncomfortable about the governor’s apparent support for Anatabloc, a supplement they considered studying at its maker’s behest, a key university official testified Monday during the federal corruption...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:15 PM
RICHMOND – Gov. Bob McDonnell's protection unit eavesdropped on him as fellow state police officers went through the lengthy investigation that was eventually turned over to the FBI, according to testimony offered Tuesday during the federal trial...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 9:13 AM
New citizens of Gator Nation are a happy lot, at least according to a new (and, yes, yet another) college ranking list. The University of Florida is No. 44 on the "50 Colleges and Universities with the Happiest Freshmen" list.
The list, released this...
| Aug 24, 2014
During the past four weeks, a parade of witnesses in the corruption trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell have described the former first lady as a mercurial "nutbag" whose outbursts rattled the governor's mansion staff, and as someone who should be...
| Aug 24, 2014
A group of Ukrainian journalists visited the Daily Press earlier this month in an exchange program to see a U.S. newspaper in action.
During their time here, we took two of the Ukrainian journalists and an interpreter to tour the Hampton City Jail and...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:58 AM
Four college students gained hands-on experience by interning for two months at chemical company BASF's Suffolk site this summer.
Suffolk native and Lakeland High School graduate Matthew Bradshaw worked in the production development laboratory at the...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:20 PM
I've missed qualifying for the Boston Marathon 24 times. Twenty-four.
I'm pushing 50, and Boston is my great white whale.
I've come frustratingly close to beating the qualifying standard several times over the years but have always...