Virginia

Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, Has Died at 76

Aretha Franklin, the Grammy Award-winning R&B singer who inspired countless generations of singers and whose powerful, gospel-infused voice earned …

Music

As another surge of stormwater and pollution flows through Conowingo Dam, scientists worry about impact on oysters, grasses

A surge of stormwater and pollution from Pennsylvania and New York was flowing into the Chesapeake Bay through the Conowingo Dam again Thursday, …

University of Maryland

Piecing together the moments before murder-suicide on I-264 in VB

Video<p>VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) -- 10 On Your Side is piecing together the last moments a Virginia Beach couple was alive.<p>It's a disturbing case of …

Virginia Beach

In a "freak accident," the life of a former Norfolk State and Kellam athlete was changed forever

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>Jeff Di Fulgo was a standout athlete at Kellam High School and Norfolk State University who set out on a career helping others improve …

Virginia Beach

Dog Trancing — What Is It and Why Does Your Dog Do It?

Also called “ghost-walking” or “weed-walking,” trancing (is that even a word?) refers to a behavior in which some dogs walk — no, creep — …

Dogs

The Virginian-Pilot's owner considers sale of newspaper's historic downtown headquarters

NORFOLK<p>Tronc executives say the media company will consider selling The Virginian-Pilot’s properties, including its historic West Brambleton Avenue …

Real Estate

Newport News police and fire respond to Mercury Boulevard oil spill

Newport News police and fire personnel responded to an oil spill on Mercury Boulevard on Thursday afternoon, according to tweets posted by the …

Newport News

Oceana at 75: Better than ever and getting better, but for how long?

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — It’s the largest Navy air station on the East Coast and will celebrate its 75th birthday on Friday but it often escapes the …

Military

Two of America’s most beautiful colleges are right here in Georgia

When asked how they’d rate the beauty of their college campus, students of two Georgia universities had a lot of love to give their schools.<p>In fact, …

College & University

Subsidies can't save transit from its death spiral

The Federal Transit Administration released June 2018 data revealing that the transit industry has now experienced four straight years of ridership …

San Francisco

Health complaints arise as Beverly Beach residents burn tree debris to clear their shores

After record rains flushed a torrent of tree branches and trash into the Chesapeake Bay, residents of Beverly Beach turned to fire to dispose of the …

Public Health

Super 25 Regional Football Rankings: Preseason

USA TODAY High School Sports’ Super 25 regional rankings in football is selected by the HSS staff with weekly rankings in five regions — East, …

College Sports

Officials: Swimming advisories issued for three Newport News beaches

The Virginia Department of Health issued swimming advisories for Huntington, Anderson and King-Lincoln Park beaches in Newport News on …

Beaches

Riverview grad continues quest for wrestling glory at outdoor show in Verona

Updated 1 hour ago<p>Riverview graduate Ian Taylor dreamed of becoming a champion in the squared circle for years.<p>He would watch legends such as Hulk …

Pittsburgh

STEM Librarian Job Opening in College Park, Maryland - ALA JobLIST | Jobs in Library & Information Science & Technology

ALA JobLIST | Jobs in Library & Information Science & Technology<p><i>University of Maryland College Park - Libraries</i><p>STEM Librarian<p>Apply …

University of Maryland

Stuck in traffic? Believe it or not, there’s time for fitness

You face it every day—that seemingly endless five-minute traffic light near your home, one of several you endure while driving to work. Or perhaps …

Classic Cars

Viking ship sailing into Ocean City for tours

CLOSE<p>Greg Giron from Virginia Beach brought in an 83-pound white marlin to take the lead on the leaderboard of the Ocean City, Maryland fishing …

Ocean City

What To Do In Maryland: Aug 17-19

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> There’s plenty to do in Maryland this weekend.<i>Click on the links for more information, locations, times and tickets.</i><b>ALL …

Music Festivals

If you care about Chesapeake Bay and climate, support a carbon tax

Thank you, Del. Dana Stein, for providing an overview of some of the recent global extreme weather events made possible by climate change. Thank you …

Climate

Abrams Realty - Virginia Beach, VA

Real Estate

Oklahoma court rejects claim against Aubrey McClendon estate

An Oklahoma appeals court has rejected a Tulsa businessman's $500,000 claim against the estate of the late natural gas magnate Aubrey McClendon.<p>The …

Natural Gas

Virginia Beach’s classic Cavalier Hotel shines again

Ninety-one years after its debut, The Cavalier Hotel reclaimed its well-deserved reputation as a luxury destination in Virginia Beach when it reopened its doors earlier this year.<p>Built over the course of 13 months from 1926 into 1927 to a tune of $2 million, The Cavalier was so-named as a result of …

Virginia Beach

Ashley Horner to complete 52 Ironmans in 52 days around the U.S, Haiti

Never mind that Ashley Horner has never done a full Ironman triathlon before. Now, she’s tackling 52 of them across the U.S and Haiti in 52 days in …

Virginia Beach

Allen Iverson & Reebok Donate a Basketball Court to Boys & Girls Club

Just Now<p>Basketball Hall of Famer and Hampton native, Allen Iverson, has teamed up with Reebok to donate a basketball court to a Newport News Boys & …

Allen Iverson

A Weekend at the Beach just got Wicked!

Spend your Halloween weekend in Virginia Beach, Virginia and experience the East Coast’s largest Halloween beach bash, the Anthem Wicked 10K …

Virginia Beach

The Most Family-Friendly Destinations in the U.S.

It's not too late to pack up the kids and grandparents and enjoy a family vacation or a weekend away. Where can you go that the whole family will …

Personal Finance

California investment group snaps up iconic downtown Fort Worth landmark

The Pier 1 Imports Building, a 20-story glass tower on the edge of downtown, was purchased Wednesday by a California investment group keen on Texas …

Real Estate

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

A communicator’s job can be stressful.<p>Pitching media contacts, crafting the perfect blog post and following through on client requests—among other …

Public Relations

Our Food Editor’s Favorite New Cookbook

Julia Turshen’s Now & Again is delightful to read and cook from.<p>One of the perks of being a food editor is the constantly rising tower of cookbooks …

Food

Bay scientist says catch of 310-pound bull shark a 'sign of a healthy, rebounding' Chesapeake

The 310-pound bull shark a Maryland waterman recently caught may be unusual and seem alarming, but a Chesapeake Bay Foundation scientist says not to …

Annapolis