GMU Bounces Back, Beats Delaware

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) – Dre Smith and Michael Morrison scored 14 points apiece as George Mason halted its first losing streak of the season with…

Federer, Williams In Open Finals

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) – Top-ranked Rafael Nadal won his fifth match without dropping a set by beating sixth-seeded Gilles Simon6-2, 7-5,…

FSU’s Bowden Nearing Contract Extension

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Bobby Bowden is nearing agreement on a one-year contract to coach his 34th season at Florida State. An administrati…

Bill To Delay DTV Transition Defeated

WASHINGTON (AP) – The House has defeated a bill to postpone the upcoming transition from analog to digital television broadcasting by four m…

Truck Crash Closes I-64 In Louisa

Both lanes of Interstate 64 eastbound in Louisa County are closed due to a tractor trailer crash. According to State Police, the accident ha…

Va. Officials Urge Electronic Tax Prep

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The Virginia Department of Taxation is encouraging residents to file income tax returns electronically this year. To re…

Kaine Ponders Plan For Stimulus Cash

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Virginia legislators and the Kaine administration have begun discussing how they might infuse hundreds of millions of d…

Senate Committee Kills Local Gun-Ban Bill

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – A Senate committee has killed a bill that would allow localities to ban the possession on guns in libraries, parks and …

Vick Suing Financial Advisor

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Imprisoned NFL star Michael Vick is suing a former financial adviser for at least $2 million. Vick claims Mary Wong of …

Senate Passes Absentee Voting Proposal

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The Senate has passed legislation to allow Virginia voters to cast absentee ballots for any reason. Currently, those wh…

Smurfit-Stone Files Chapter 11

CHICAGO (AP) – The Smurfit-Stone Container Corp. says it has filed voluntary petitions for reorganization under Chapter 11. In a news releas…