| May 20, 2013
| 1:51 AM
The University of Virginia's capital campaign has exceeded its $3 billion goal.
The university says in a news release that it received donations from more than 220,000 individuals and corporations.
More than 220,000 individuals and corporations...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Hovis, who coached Tabb to three state football titles in 24 seasons, died Saturday morning after battling heart and kidney ailments for several years. He was 78.
YORK – Terry Kirby had a lot of coaches during a football career that included...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:01 PM
ACC commissioner John Swofford was portrayed as a modern-day Nero at the fiddle. The conference’s presidents were mocked for their joint statement of solidarity.
No matter what Swofford did or CEOs said, the ACC was on life support.
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
As my colleague Melissa Healy noted Thursday, a British medical journal recently invited doctors who specialize in end-of-life care to debate whether patients should be told that they're terminally ill. Two London-based palliative care doctors argued in...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:36 PM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) --
The case of a former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of killing his former girlfriend will be heard by the state Court of Appeals.
George W. Huguely V is serving a 23-year sentence for the slaying of fellow...
| Jan 10, 2013
James M. Buchanan, the U.S. economist who won the 1986 Nobel Prize for applying the principles of economic self-interest to understand why politicians do what they do, has died. He was 93.
He died Wednesday at a hospital in Blacksburg, Va., according to...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:22 AM
All-American Bethel High School sprinter Janelle Johnson and Kecoughtan's Kurt Jachimowski, the most dominant swimmer in Peninsula District history, were named Daily Press athletes of the year at the annual spring sports banquet Thursday night....
| Oct 17, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The thousands of men expelled from the Boy Scouts of America on suspicion of molesting children came from all walks of life — teachers and plumbers, doctors and bus drivers, politicians and policemen. They ranged in age from teens to senior citizens...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 9:37 PM
Metallica released a new PSA video to help the FBI help solve the murder of a 20-year-old college student following a 2009 concert by the heavy metal band in Charlottesville, Virginia....
| Aug 28, 2012
| 4:46 PM
The Sept. 10 premiere of Katie Couric's daytime talk show will feature Jessica Simpson and Sheryl Crow, who performs the show's theme “This Day.” “Katie” will air live at 2 p.m. weekdays on WESH-Channel 2. The talk show will have a...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:34 PM
An expert in gifted education on Tuesday refuted previous testimony that Elgin-based School District U-46’s programs discriminated against minority students. Carolyn Callahan, a University of …...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 9:12 PM
It’s a tie! Crosstown rivals UCLA and USC are on the very same berth in the latest rankings of national universities by U.S. News & World Report....