| May 10, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Virginia Commonwealth University students will pay more for tuition and mandatory fees starting in the fall.
Returning students will continue to pay under a block pricing structure under the plan approved Friday by the Board of Visitors. New students...
| Apr 26, 2013
The cure has taken 25 years for retired Smithfield police officer, Kurt Beach. In his first week on the job, in January 1988, Beach used mouth-to-mouth resuscitation in an attempt to save the life of a baby with a bloody breathing tube. He tears up as...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Lehigh senior guard C.J. McCollum is 100 percent healthy and has resumed full basketball activities. An X-ray Thursday on the left foot that was broken in the first half of a Jan. 5 game at Virginia Commonwealth University showed it......
| Apr 8, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Bonnie Bessor's job can take its toll after a while. As executive director of Rebuilding Together, she's responsible for finding ways to help low-income Baltimore residents with home repair, maintenance projects and money to pay for the heat.
| Mar 27, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Mildred E. "Millie" Banwell, an artist who was a longtime supporter of the Light House shelter and an active member of Calvary United Methodist Church, died Sunday of pulmonary fibrosis at Hospice of the Chesapeake in Pasadena.
The longtime Annapolis...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:16 AM
A new report says several Virginia colleges and universities saw gains in the market value of their endowments last year.
But endowments at other schools lost value.
The study by the National Association of College and University Business Officers...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:50 PM
A new poll shows many people in Virginia are supportive of more funding for public schools.
The poll, conducted by Virginia Commonwealth University , shows 64 % of Virginians believe schools do not have enough funds to meet their needs, while only 24...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:54 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States suffers far more violent deaths than any other wealthy nation, due in part to the widespread possession of firearms and the practice of storing them at home in a place that is often unlocked, according to a report...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Johns Hopkins scientists have found a way to screen for hard-to-detect endometrial and ovarian cancers in women using a routine Pap smear, a discovery they hope eventually could reduce the number of deaths caused by the deadly malignancies.
| Oct 6, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Governor McDonnell has issued a flag order in memory of a Virginia State Trooper from Southwest Virginia who died in the line of duty last week.
McDonnell has ordered that the Virginia flag over the state Capitol building in Richmond be flown at half-...