| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:30 AM
LONDON -- BBC Worldwide, the distribution arm of the U.K. broadcaster, has pre-sold British dramas "Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond" and "Quirke" to a raft of broadcasters around the world ahead of their transmission in the U.K.
"Fleming," which is...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 5:36 PM
After several inches of snow fell on Hampton Roads Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, some children in Hilton Village kept themselves busy with snowballs, snow cream and sleds.
Dave Farrell, 36, an engineer who lives in the neighborhood, worked from...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health
Menopause is the point in time when a woman's menstrual periods stop. Some people call the years leading up to a woman's last period...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Is it hot in here, or am I just depressed?
For many menopausal women, hot flashes are just depressing. And depression, which affects at least one in four women ages 40 to 59, can intensify the misery of hot flashes, as well. No surprise, then, that a...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Q: I had a full hysterectomy at age 49. My health is excellent otherwise, with no smoking, regular exercise and alcohol in moderation.
My gynecologist put me on Estratest. I felt great on this, but my skin became extremely oily with acne, and my hair...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Two days before a remade Hampton Roads Transit governing board is supposed to meet for its first monthly meeting, Governor Bob McDonnell still hasn't appointed new citizen commissioners who will make up about half of the panel.
HRT's governing board -...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 1:17 PM
Hampton Roads Transit collected nearly 17,000 pounds of food during its “Holiday Express” campaign that ended late last week.
Most of the eight tons of non-perishable food items collected during the drive came from the Peninsula where...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Hampton Roads Transit will provide shuttle buses to help get attendees into and out of Friday night's Hollydazzle event at City Center in Newport News.
The event - that includes family-oriented activities, lighting of a Christmas tree and a fireworks...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Hampton Roads Transit is asking for help in raising donations for food banks in south Hampton Roads and on the Peninsula.
HRT recently kicked off its first annual "Holiday Express" food drive and is requesting non-perishable food items. Drop-offs may be...
| May 19, 2013
HAMPTON — The derelict buildings, playing children and crime associated with the property's seedy visitors are long gone from the former Harbor Square site downtown.
But as the city plans to redevelop the 17.7-acre tract — and contractors...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 8:41 AM
What would you do if suddenly accosted on a light rail train by an abusive rider? Well, its not unreasonable to wish some sort of super hero to the rescue might be just the thing.
How about vigilantes in the form of a pro wrestler or amateur samurai?...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 7:01 PM
It was Williamsburg resident Matt Boothe’s first marathon. He never got to finish.
Boothe and running companion Lynn Howard of York County were participating in Monday’s Boston Marathon when the explosions that killed two and injured more...