| Mar 1, 2013
| 12:12 PM
University of Virginia security followed planned procedure and “did its job” when fans stormed the John Paul Jones Arena floor Thursday after a basketball victory over Duke, athletic director Craig Littlepage said Friday.
| Sep 30, 2012
U.S. Rep. J. Randy Forbes was the newest member of Congress on Sept. 11, 2001, having just won a special election. Since then, the 4th District congressman has spent much of his time in office shaping the United States' ability to respond to the terrorist...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 9:11 PM
In many ways, it appears that online education is at last taking hold.
Earlier this month, UC Irvine announced it would offer a selection of free online courses through an agreement with Coursera, a company started by two Stanford University professors....
| Oct 8, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Kecoughtan center Chelsey Romero became the program’s first player in perhaps 20 years to commit to a Division I program over the weekend when she chose Marshall University.
Romero, a 6-foot-2 center, plans to make it official with the Thundering...
| Aug 13, 2012
Sept. 21 is an important date at Jellyvision Lab. For starters, it's Chief Executive Amanda Lannert's birthday. It also happens to be Mustache Day, an annual tradition at the Chicago-based technology company. Employees who are able to grow facial hair...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Attorneys releasing confidential Boy Scouts files on alleged child molestation are calling upon Congress to audit whether the group's youth protections are working.
The effort to seek a congressional inquiry came Thursday as the attorneys released more...
| Feb 24, 2013
As a Virginia Tech student during the early 1990s, Ken Pomeroy was struck by the Hokies' new-found football success. He attended home games and applauded the likes of Frank Beamer, Antonio Freeman and Maurice DeShazo.
But Pomeroy was most attuned to...
| Feb 24, 2013
Like a victim tied to buzz saw table in an old movie melodrama, federal, state and local agencies and departments, and a host of businesses and nonprofit organizations are watching with alarm as budget blades churn toward them.
On Friday automatic...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Jeffrey L. Mendelsohn, president of Virginia Health Services, is currently overseeing several facility additions and expansions.
Virginia Health Services, a locally owned operator of convalescent, rehabilitation and retirement centers, has broken ground...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 11:10 AM
YORK — Tabb High's field hockey program is lucky to have Macy Peebles as its first All-American in several years. Peebles, the Daily Press All-Stars Field Hockey Player of the Year, is a great ambassador for the program because she feels so lucky to...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 4:56 AM
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (KTLA) -- Family members of a 38-year-old Cal State San Bernardino grad student who was fatally shot by police say he suffered from bipolar disorder.
Bartholomew Williams, who was working on his second master's degree in...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Jeff Jones, a regional college basketball staple for more than 30 years, is set to become Old Dominion’s next head coach.
The school will introduce Jones at a news conference Thursday, sources said Wednesday afternoon.
A former player and...