- Virginia man gets jail time for collecting, selling turtles Updated: Feb-04-16 2:15 am
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - A Newport News man who snatched hundreds of young turtles and eggs from their nests has been sentenced to 30 days in jail.
- Lawmakers back $46 million to Newport News shipbuilding Updated: Feb-03-16 3:15 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Top Virginia lawmakers are supporting $46 million in new grants to help Newport News Shipbuilding win contracts to replace the U.S. Navy's Ohio-class nuclear submarines.
- Researchers: 'ghost pot' program means money for watermen Updated: Jan-25-16 2:01 am
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - A study concludes that a Virginia program to remove thousands of lost crab pots from lower Chesapeake Bay has generated millions in increased revenues for watermen.
- Transportation board approves $194M in contracts Updated: Jan-21-16 3:10 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Commonwealth Transportation Board has awarded seven contracts for projects totaling about $194 million.
- Newport News man charged in fatal shootings of 2 men Updated: Jan-20-16 9:44 am
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - Newport News police say a man who was shot by officers has been charged in the fatal shootings of two men.
- Monitor sanctuary expansion aimed at WWII shipwrecks Updated: Jan-17-16 10:35 am
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - The Monitor National Marine Sanctuary has announced a proposal to extend federal safeguards protecting the North Carolina wreck of the historic Civil War ironclad to the largest concentration of World War II shipwrecks in the United States.
- Jefferson Lab, ODU hosts physics conference for women Updated: Jan-16-16 12:24 pm
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - Back when she was a college student, physicist Gail Dodge didn't feel her gender was an issue in the classroom.
- Newport News elementary school closed after lead paint found Updated: Jan-12-16 8:25 am
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - A Newport News elementary school will be closed after crews found lead paint throughout the building.