Virginia

This Year's List of the Best States to Retire Is Here

Grab you bags! WalletHub's 2018 list of best (and worst) places to retire has finally been released, and we're ready to find ourselves some real …

South Dakota

How Bob Huggins got Bill Self to dress like he does for Kansas' game vs. West Virginia - CBSSports.com

The Mountaineers' coach surprised Self with a pullover -- and Self actually wore it during the game<p>Kansas coach Bill Self is all business when he's …

College Basketball

Can Trump's grand defense plan survive tax-cut fallouts?

Can Trump's grand defense plan survive tax-cut fallouts?<p>File Photo: U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks aboard the pre-commissioned U.S. …

News (China)

CNU offering summer program for high school students

Rising high school juniors and seniors can get a taste of what college is like at Christopher Newport University this summer.Forty students will be …

Newport News

Sunday Puzzle: A Twisted Ending

<b>On-air challenge:</b> I'm going to give you clues for two words. Reverse the last two letters of the first word to get the second word.<p>Example: Aristocratic / Prestigious annual prize —> NOBLE, NOBEL<p>1. Squiggle over a Spanish "n" / Like a bathroom floor<p>2. Move along slowly / Thin pancake<p>3. Variety of …

Newport News

WATCH: Fans storm the court after No. 8 Texas Tech beats No. 2 West Virginia - CBSSports.com

The Red Raiders won their first top-10 showdown in Lubbock in dramatic fashion<p>In the first game between top-10 teams at Texas Tech, the No. 8 Red …

College Basketball

Game Recap - TCU v West Virginia - NCAA Basketball - Basketball

2:00 PM PT3:00 PM MT4:00 PM CT5:00 PM ET10:00 PM GMT6:00 PM 北京时间3:00 PM MST5:00 PM EST, Jan 13, 2018<br>WVU Coliseum, Morgantown, West Virginia …

College Basketball

Virginia Beach selects firms to build and operate a new field house at the Oceanfront

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>The demand for venues that can handle indoor sporting events is growing nationally, and Virginia Beach wants a piece of the action.<p>So …

Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach repeals begging ban following court ruling

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY/AP) — Officials in Virginia’s largest city have repealed a ban on panhandling in the wake of a U.S. Supreme Court …

Virginia Beach

"You could always count on her": Friends recall 75-year-old Virginia Beach woman killed in her home

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>A 73-year-old man was charged Friday with murdering his wife in the two-story home they had shared for more than four decades.<p>The body …

Crime

Begging on streets and the Oceanfront is allowed again in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>Begging is now allowed on public streets and beaches after the City Council repealed a ban on it this week.<p>The move came after the city …

Hampton Roads

Local doggies make good in Animal Planet's annual Puppy Bowl

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>Macchiato tried to jump on Bear’s back as the two played. Wasn't happening. Bear had too many moves, a juke to left then right before …

Hampton Roads

How are Hampton Roads school divisions making up snow days?

Now that the snow from the first winter storm of 2018 has largely disappeared, school divisions are beginning to announce makeup plans.<p>Virginia Beach …

Weather

Towns and cities are staying quiet about what they're offering Amazon for HQ2

Harrison Jacobs/Business Insider<p><b>Amazon has received proposals from cities across America that are eager to be home to the company's second headquarters.</b>• <b><br>Many of the local governments have been vocal about why their city would be the ideal location for Amazon.</b>• <b><br>But most are staying quiet about the</b> …

William Shatner

The beaches of Australia get some competition with this new wave pool

Despite the wealth of sandy beaches available to the folks who live in Sydney, Australia, the surf-crazed populace simply can’t be satisfied by all …

Apple Park

Virginia Beach mobile home park owners cited after pipes froze in cold snap

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>It’s been almost two weeks since Jared Koestler and most of his neighbors could shower in their homes.<p>The water pressure has been too …

Weather

Virginia legislature shuns drama, gets underway with Republican leadership

RICHMOND — The drama of recounts and tiebreakers for control of Virginia’s House of Delegates gave way to pledges of trust Wednesday as Republicans and Democrats agreed unanimously on how to organize the closely divided chamber.<p>And outgoing Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D), in jubilant remarks delivered as …

U.S. Politics

A legislative peace treaty — for now

It came down to the wire — and even as the House of Delegates gathered at noon Wednesday, it wasn’t completely certain if Republicans and Democrats …

Hampton Roads

Democrat who lost random drawing for Va. House seat concedes to Republican

RICHMOND — Democrat Shelly Simonds, who lost a random drawing to settle a deadlocked state legislative race last week, conceded defeat Wednesday, ending a tumultuous election and cementing Republicans’ narrow control of Virginia’s House of Delegates.<p>Simonds tweeted her concession less than an hour …

U.S. Politics

The Gauntlet Has Begun For No. 2 West Virginia - West Virginia University

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - If you are West Virginia coachBob Huggins, you get the feeling it's almost like you are about to take a late-morning drive …

College Basketball

Major Virginia City Calls for the State to Decriminalize Marijuana

While some states are making the ambitious leap towards legalizing recreational marijuana, others are taking smaller steps that will help lead them …

Cannabis

Republicans control Virginia House after concession, court ruling

(Reuters) - Republicans took narrow control of the Virginia House of Delegates on Wednesday after a Democrat conceded in a race decided by a tie-breaker and a federal appeals court refused to keep the winner of another disputed contest from being seated.<p>The concession by Shelly Simonds, who lost in …

Law

Trump Administration Exempts Florida From Offshore Oil Drilling

In a reversal of Obama-era policy (of course), the Trump administration has announced it will open up more of America's coastline to offshore oil …

Ryan Zinke

Court orders Va. Beach window seller to pay restitution for defrauding homeowners

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A Virginia Beach court has ordered a window seller to pay nearly $150,000 in restitution for defrauding …

Hampton Roads

U.S. U-16 & U-19 Men's National Team Traveling Rosters Confirmed for Test Series in Chile

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - January 10, 2018 - Following evaluations at a training camp this past November, as well as the test series against Canada’s …

Team USA

Watch: Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe gives final State of the Commonwealth Address

Outgoing Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe gives his final State of the Commonwealth address.

Hampton Roads

After a week off, Hampton Roads students are going back to school.

Katrina Smith has enjoyed a fun – and even productive – week off from school thanks to last week’s snowstorm.<p>She spent her free time catching up with …

Hampton Roads

Thousands of Virginians may have voted in the wrong state House districts

<b>Analysis</b> Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events.<p>Check to see if you’re one of them.<p>Thousands of Virginia voters may be registered in the wrong state House district, raising the possibility of election …

Government

Inmate dies at Virginia Beach Correctional Center

VIRGINIA BEACH<p>An inmate died at the Virginia Beach Correctional Center Monday, according to a Sheriff's Office news release.<p>During medical rounds at …

Crime

Trump’s Offshore Drilling Plan Will Spark an Environmental Crisis

‘This is a pristine place. Human health and environmental health are codependent. Why would you want to risk that?’<p>Laura Wood Habr has lived a block …

Environment