Virginia

Alert: Pessimism Is Affecting Consumers' Socially Responsible Buying Habits

Almost half of American consumers are feeling decidedly downbeat about the state of the nation—and that attitude is affecting their socially responsible buying habits, as well as their donation of time and money to nonprofits, according to a new survey.<p>Also, the second most socially responsible …

Entrepreneurship

Is Huntington Ingalls Industries a Buy?

The shipbuilder has been a laggard compared to more diversified defense peers. That could change as the U.S. Navy plans a fleet renewal</b> …

Investing

Virginia House Democrats outline bills on transparency and government reform

Following gain of at least 15 seats in the Virginia House of Delegates, Democrats are making government transparency the hallmark issue in the first …

Government

Uber driver cleared of rape charges works to clear his name

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A former Uber driver is still feeling the fallout from charges that have since been dismissed.<p>Sewanou Yoro, 34, was …

Uber

Governor announces grant to help new cidery

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has announced a new state grant to help a cidery open a new facility in Virginia Beach.<p>McAuliffe announced Monday that …

Business

U.Va. players looking forward, not to the past in Virginia Tech rivalry

Ask Micah Kiser about Virginia’s 13-game losing streak against its fiercest rival, and the plain-talking senior linebacker makes a pretty good …

Hampton Roads

Virginia Governor Defies Trump on Paris Climate Deal, Pushes Investments in Solar & Wind

This is viewer supported news. Please do your part today.<p>This is viewer supported news. Please do your part today.<p>At the U.N. Climate Summit in Bonn, …

Terry McAuliffe

Editors' Picks for November

Love the Editors’ Picks? Try our other newsletters.<p><b>The Cambridge handbook of the psychology of prejudice</b>, ed. by Chris G. Sibley and Fiona Kate …

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Penn St. vs West Virginia - DI Women's Soccer

Select a divisionDiv I<p>Div I<br>• Div II<br>• Div III<p>Women's Soccer<p>Penn St. vs West Virginia<p>14-4<p>Line Score<p>Available Tabs

West Virginia

Newport News man shot, robbed in Denbigh area, police say

<b>Update:</b><p>A Newport News man was carjacked and shot in his arm and buttocks early Sunday in the Denbigh area of the city, according to police spokesman …

Crime

After tough start, No. 3 Miami rallies for 44-28 win over Virginia

After Miami clinched the first Atlantic Coact Conference Coastal Division crown in program history, upset the then-No. 3 team in the country, claimed …

College Football

Virginia Makes Every Voter Count

Those who still doubt that their vote can make a difference should take a look at last week’s elections in Virginia.<p>In House District 94, which includes Newport News, almost 24,000 people went to the polls; the Republican and Democratic candidates there are separated by just 10 votes. The race …

Opinion

Navy Launches New Virginia Class Attack Sub With Upgraded Missile Tubes

<b>From Navy News Service:</b> <b><br>By US NAVY</b><p><b>NORFOLK, Virginia (NNS)</b> -- The Navy with assistance from the submarine's sponsor Elisabeth Mabus, daughter of the …

Military

Can Democrats Win the House? Early Clues Emerge

The Democrats’ unexpectedly large, nine-point victory in the Virginia governor’s race last week has sparked hopes within the party that a “suburban surge” will carry it in next year’s elections to a majority in the House.<p>In particular, Democrats are looking to the hefty margins their candidate won …

U.S. Politics

Odds, Lines and Spreads for Key Games in College Football's Week 12

A week <i>after</i> the college football landscape shifted considerably with four top-ten teams losing, and a week <i>before</i> seasons will undoubtedly be broken …

Sports

Aggie creates innovative merchandise

On June 17th, 2017, Elahna Green posted a picture of her hand-painted jean jacket to display her jubilance for attending North Carolina Agricultural …

HBCUs

Another Arrest Bae? This Virginia Woman’s Mugshot Is Turning Heads

Newport News Virginia Woman’s Mugshot Goes ViralJust a few weeks ago 20-year-old Mirella Ponce’s mugshot went viral after she was arrested for …

Crime

Virginia Beach detective's Facebook posts could impact his pending cases

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>The Police Department is investigating at least one potentially racist comment a detective posted on his Facebook page, and it could …

Crime

Lionsbridge FC founders aim to bring high-level soccer to Newport News

Not long ago, bringing high-level soccer to the area was a dream for Newport News businessmen Mike Vest, Dan Chenoweth and Kevin Joyce — one inspired …

Hampton Roads

The Jauntee Unveils New ‘Live Jaunt’ Release

Sample the latest installment of The Jauntee's 'Live Jaunt' series of live releases, which was recorded this past July in Atlanta.

Hampton Roads

These Are The Top 10 Best Cities to Raise a Family

If family is your priority, it makes sense to want to live somewhere known for being family-friendly, right? Whether you're planning a family in the …

Cost of Living

Courts: Newport News man convicted of making false distress call to U.S. Coast Guard

A Newport News man was convicted by a federal jury Monday to making a false distress call to the U.S. Coast Guard, officials said.<p>Justin Stahmer, 39, …

Crime

York College women's basketball team, sparked by local talent, aims for successful season

A team can have a huge collection of individual talent, but that doesn’t always guarantee success.<p>It’s often the immeasurable, unwritten …

College Basketball

Fort Eustis soldier arrested in 2009 violent rape case after DNA match, officials say

A soldier at Fort Eustis was arrested by Newport News police last week after a DNA sample matched a rape case from eight years ago in Florida, …

Crime

Phoenix getting more jobs along transit lines, but still trails competitors - Phoenix Business Journal

By Mike Sunnucks <br>– Senior Reporter, Phoenix Business Journal<p>Nov 13, 2017, 6:54am MST<p>Phoenix still doesn’t rank high compared to other big U.S. cities …

Urban Design

Deadlines don't seem to apply in Virginia Beach arena deal that never dies

Columnist Kerry Dougherty says the clock's run out, but that hasn't stopped the city's politicians from holding out hope for an arena near the …

Hampton Roads

What Colorado Should Take Away From the Virginia Gubernatorial Election

On Tuesday night, Democrat Ralph Northam won Virginia's gubernatorial election against Republican Ed Gillespie, beating him by nearly nine points, …

Elections

Kiln Creek Farm Fresh to close in December

The Farm Fresh grocery store at 200 Arthur Way in the Kiln Creek area of Newport News will close by the end of December, a company spokesman …

Hampton Roads

Her opponent used male pronouns to describe her. He refused to debate her. Last night, Danica Roem made history.

Virginia’s most socially conservative state lawmaker was ousted from office Tuesday by Danica Roem, a Democrat who will be one of the nation’s first …

Elections

N.J. family mourns son killed by alleged drunken driver in Virginia

LOGAN TWP. -- A South Jersey family is mourning the loss of a son killed in a crash with an alleged drunk driver.<p>Daniel C. Dill, who served with the …

Crime