Hampton Roads

This is what Sears stores could look like in the future

The Sears in Virginia Beach, Virginia.EDC<p>Sears is closing hundreds of stores, and many of its remaining locations are shrinking.<p>That's because Seritage Growth Properties, the landlord of more than 260 Sears and Kmart stores, is siphoning off chunks of the stores it owns and renting that space out …

Virginia Beach

10 Poodles Rescued From Korea Up For Adoption This Weekend

BROOKLYN — A group of poodles rescued from a shelter in South Korea — some of them saved from the dog meat trade — are looking for a homes in New …

Williamsburg

Gillespie's frontrunner strategy: Stay away from the other guys

The last debate with all three Republican candidates for governor was April 22, more than seven weeks removed from the June 13 primary.<p>The reason? …

Elections

Love, McRae Lift Cougars Over Tribe, 7-6, In Extra Innings

<b>WILMINGTON, N.C. ---</b>Logan McRae(Florence, S.C.) posted the first multi-home run game of his career, andCarter Love(Charlotte, N.C.) held William & …

William & Mary Tribe

After Trump win, surge of Democrats for Virginia House races

Democrats in Virginia have mobilized after President Donald Trump's election, sending a groundswell of candidates to run for the state House of …

Elections

Saturn's hexagon-shaped jet stream spins and changes colors with the seasons

Storms in space can take many forms.<p>From Jupiter's planet-sized cyclones to Earth's spinning hurricanes, our solar system is filled with raging tempests of all shapes and sizes.<p>But perhaps the most beautiful weather feature in the solar system is found on Saturn.<p>The ringed planet plays host to a …

Astronomy

College baseball: Elon loses, eliminated from CAA tournament despite combined no-hitter

One would probably guess the first no-hitter in the history of the Colonial Athletic Association tournament would result in the team pulled off the …

William & Mary Tribe

A rare birth defect also gave him a gift: a nearly impossible-to-hit curveball

Growing up, Dylan Rosnick just wanted to play baseball, a simple enough request for a child growing up in the Loudoun County exurbs.<p>He wanted to tie his shoes, too, and hold a pencil the right way, and button his shirt, and brush his teeth. There’s not a lot of guidance, though, for a child with …

Sports

15 Fun Things to Do on Virginia Beach's Iconic Boardwalk

From bikes to brewpubs, from soft-serve to seafood, there are tons of fun activites along Virginia Beach's famed boardwalk and beaches. Here are 15 …

Virginia Beach

I-95 traffic on Memorial Day mapped so you can try to avoid it

Memorial day is upon the United States and while the holiday is intended to honor the American troops who have died during battle, nearly 40 million people will be hitting the road for the three-day weekend to kick off what has become the unofficial start of summer.<p>Among the roads most traveled is …

Virginia Beach

Democrat’s racist Facebook jokes have party leaders trying to push him out of primary

Democratic state lawmakers in Virginia are trying to push a first-time candidate out of a primary contest for a House of Delegates seat after learning he made sexist and racist online comments.<p>House Democratic leaders took the rare step last week of asking Tom Brock of Virginia Beach to step aside, …

Virginia Beach

ACC Strength of Schedule Rankings: Miami, Louisville carry easiest paths into 2017

We ranked each of the 14 ACC teams by its strength of schedule in 2017<p>Strength of schedule has become more important than ever before in college football. With the College Football Playoff Selection Committee choosing four teams to compete for the national title every season, it's not just …

Old Dominion Monarchs

NASCAR holds Drive for Diversity National Pit Crew Combine

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A select group of former college football, basketball, softball, and track and field athletes from across the country will put …

Motorsport

Hampton wrestles with RV rules, keeps enforcement freeze in place

City officials will continue to hold off enforcing zoning code restrictions on the storage of recreational vehicles on residential lots, as the City …

RVs

Delaware Blanks Cougars In CAA Opener

<b>WILMINGTON, N.C. ---</b> Delaware's Ron Marinaccio threw a complete-game shutout, and held the College of Charleston baseball team to just two hits as …

William & Mary Tribe

What Happens When You Get Your Period During Ramadan

"When a woman has her period, the way she observes Ramadan changes."<p>Getting your period often means cramps, breakouts, and the impossible mission of satisfying sugar cravings. If you’re a Muslim woman, add following a set of rules to the list. As people from all over the world prepare for Ramadan …

Williamsburg

Trump’s defense budget looks a lot like Obama’s defense budget

“This budget is a repair; it is not a rebuild.”<p>It’s never a good sign when one of the most conservative and pro-military Republicans on Capitol Hill says that President Trump’s defense budget is “basically the Obama approach with a little bit more, but not much."<p>But that was the response from Rep. …

Defense Budgets

Top Teams meet in High School Team Racing Championship >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The High School sailing season comes to a close with the Baker Team Racing Championship, to be held May 27-28 at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, …

Education

The best things to do in June across the U.S.

Summertime means fun time! Grab the kids (or not) and head to an oceanfront art show in Virginia Beach, meet a mermaid in Brooklyn, or experience the …

Virginia Beach

Nikki McCray-Penson Named ODU Women's Basketball Head Coach

<b>NORFOLK, Va. –</b> Nikki McCray-Penson has been named the seventh head coach of the Old Dominion women's basketball program, ODU Athletic Director Dr. …

Old Dominion Monarchs

Don’t Stay in Manhattan. Brooklyn Is the Spot

The Williamsburg Hotel has really good colors. Like all of them. How do they do this? Millennial pink on the robes. Emerald green on the tiles. …

Williamsburg

Tribe Baseball Opens CAA Title Defense Against Elon on Wednesday

Players Mentioned<p>Bio<p>Nick Brown#2RHP6' 0"185 lbsSr.<p>Bio<p>Cullen Large#4INF6' 0"175 lbsJr.<p>Bio<p>Ryder Miconi#26INF5' 8"175 lbsSr.<p>Bio<p>Daniel Powers#22RHP6' …

William & Mary Tribe

2017 NCBWA Top 30 Poll for May 22nd

NCBWA DIVISION I POLL (MAY 22)<p><b>Rk.</b><p><b>School</b><p><b>Conference</b><p><b>Record</b><p><b>Pvs.</b><p>1.<p>Oregon State<p>Pac-12<p>45-4<p>1<p>2.<p>North Carolina<p>ACC<p>44-11<p>3<p>3.<p>Florida<p>SEC<p>40-15<p>5<p>4.<p>Texas Tech<p>Big 12<p>42-13<p>…

Old Dominion Monarchs

You can make a decent living (and actually save money) in these American cities

You are where you live — at least, when it comes to your income and spending.<p>Virginia Beach, Va. is perhaps the cheapest place to live and save money when taking income, cost of living and the unemployment rate in that city into account, according to a study released this week by personal-finance …

Real Estate

Get a $867 Williamsburg apartment through the latest housing lottery

Finding a reasonably priced apartment in neighborhoods across Brooklyn is becoming more difficult by the month, and Williamsburg is certainly no …

Williamsburg

Gubernatorial candidate Corey Stewart pledges to oppose any new tolls in Virginia

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>Republican gubernatorial hopeful Corey Stewart pledged Tuesday to oppose any new toll roads in Virginia and to pay for new projects by …

Virginia Beach

Unidentified object flies from North Korea over border with South

Watch VideoSouth Korea’s military fired warning shots after it spotted an unidentified object flying from North Korea across the Demilitarized Zone …

North Korea

Retailtainment: Simon invest $1bn to enhance guest experience

<b>US retail giant Simon has announced an investment of $1 billion in 2017 to enhance the guest experience at its portfolio of shopping, dining,</b> …

New Jersey

Transfer inflow attests to Bill Self's team-building prowess

The defining feature of Kansas’s run of dominance under head coach Bill Self is consistency. The Jayhawks win, and they win a lot. At least 25 …

William & Mary Tribe

Poll: Democrats have edge over Republican front-runner in Va. governor’s race

RICHMOND — Widespread opposition to President Trump and his policies has heightened the challenge for Republicans hoping to retake the Virginia governor’s mansion this year, with GOP front-runner Ed Gillespie trailing both Democratic contenders by double digits in a new Washington Post-Schar School …

Virginia Beach