| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Howard County households are among the most prosperous in the nation, according to results from a recently released survey.
Income data from the American Community Survey, an annual data collection project run by the Census Bureau to supplement the...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 2:46 PM
It may be known as the Nation's River, but here where the Potomac carves its way between Maryland and Virginia, ownership is up for grabs.
A court battle that pits a group of property owners against two small paddling and tubing companies seeks...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 1:29 PM
Maryland officials are working behind the scenes to lure the FBI's headquarters to the state from its longtime home base in downtown Washington as the agency seeks an updated building to carry out its expanded counterterrorism and cyber crime missions....
| Apr 6, 2011
| 1:23 PM
Maryland commuters have long known that there are only three ways to cross the Potomac between Point of Rocks and the nation's capital. What they don't know is that a century and a half ago, there were more than a dozen.
And they're still there today....
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:31 AM
Dec 6 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions
and disposals were reported by 1430 GMT on Friday:
** France's Total SA has agreed to buy a 61.3
percent stake in InterOil Corp's Papua New Guinea gas
fields for up to $3.6 billion, as part of a...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:12 AM
WASHINGTON, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Billionaire candy heiress
Jacqueline Badger Mars pleaded guilty on Thursday to misdemeanor
reckless driving charges stemming from a fatal accident in
Loudoun County General District Court Judge Deborah Welsh...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 8:44 PM
RICHMOND – When Jamestown High’s volleyball team took the floor Saturday night in the Group 4A state finals, few people outside of greater Williamsburg gave the Eagles a shot to win.
Their opponent, Loudoun County, had won 4 of the last 5...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 11:13 PM
Old Dominion at North Carolina, noon
Howard at Hampton, 1
S.C. State at Norfolk State, 1
William and Mary at Richmond, 4
Virginia Wesleyan at Frostburg State, 1
William and Mary at Rutgers, 2
Georgia Southern at...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:10 PM
JAMES CITY — James City County Republicans say they aren't worried that doing away with staggered terms and electing the five members of the Board of Supervisors simultaneously would result in less continuity of government.
"There just haven't...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:08 AM
Group 5A South Region quarterfinals:
Lee-Davis d. L.C. Bird 3-2.
Atlee d. Manchester 3-0.
Princess Anne d. Menchville 25-6, 25-10, 25-11.
Kellam d. Hickory 25-18, 25-15, 25-19.
Group 4A South Region semifinals:
Jamestown d. Churchland...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Republican Mark Obenshain held a 219 vote lead in the race to be Virginia's next Attorney General, with results in from all the state's 2,558 precincts.
The count is even narrower than Bob McDonnell's 327-vote lead over Creigh Deeds in the 2005 race...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Jamestown High's girls volleyball team finished second in the highly regarded Endless Summer Tournament in Virginia Beach this past weekend. The Eagles (5-1) won their pool and defeated Nansemond-Suffolk to reach the final, where they lost to Kellam,...