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'Heroic' Virginia rabbi missing after diving into ocean to save a student

A Virginia rabbi and day camp counselor in Norfolk, Va. went missing after jumping into the ocean to save a student who struggled to make it back to shore amid ...

'Heroic' Virginia rabbi missing after diving into ocean to save a student

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Virginia rabbi missing after jumping into ocean to save student A Virginia rabbi has gone missing after jumping into the ocean to save a student who struggled to make it back to shore, according to reports. The Coast Guard searched for 35-year-old Reuven Bauman, a teacher at Yeshiva Toras Chaim in Norfolk, who wa...
21:26, 07/10/2019

Heroic efforts saved Sunnyside High School student TUCSON – 16-year old Martin Huerta is a typical teenager. He goes to Sunnyside High School, has a lot of friends and loves Lebron James. But his life changed forever on December 16. Huerta and his friend were driving quads down west Valencia Ro...
06:00, 05/03/2019

Student killed at UNC Charlotte tackled shooter in final heroic act A student killed in the University of North Carolina-Charlotte shooting is being hailed as a hero for leaping in front of the gunman in an attempt to stop him. Riley Howell, 21, was in his liberal studies class at the university Tuesday with about 30...
14:00, 05/02/2019

Lenny Dykstra goes dumpster-diving to find missing dentures Lenny Dykstra went dumpster-diving to get his bite back. The former Mets outfielder lost his dentures at a Jersey Mike’s Subs shop over the weekend, but went all out to recover them. Of course, he documented the journey on Twitter, posting vide...
00:00, 06/19/2019

Heroic Chick-fil-A worker leaps through drive-thru window to save a choking child Logan Simmons, a 19-year-old Chick-fil-A manager, jumped out the drive-thru window after spotting a 6-year-old boy being choked by his seat belt.        ...
05:13, 07/01/2019

Police find body believed to be rabbi who saved student from drowning Search and rescue crews pulled the remains "presumed to be that of the missing swimmer" Reuven Bauman, 35, from the ocean near False Cape around 2:15 p.m., Virginia Beach Police said in a statement....
08:26, 07/15/2019

Aeroflot crew's heroic actions praised, as flight attendant killed trying to save passengers from deadly inferno The flight crew on the Russian passenger jet that erupted into a fireball during an emergency landing in Moscow on Sunday are being hailed for heroic efforts to save passengers, including a flight attendant who died in the flames trying to get everyo...
00:39, 05/07/2019

North Carolina dad swept into ocean, dies trying to save kids, officials say A North Carolina father died Sunday after he was swept out in rough waters while trying to rescue four of his kids who were struggling off the coast. ...
06:52, 07/17/2019

Ocean life faces ‘onslaught of threats’ from human activity, but tools exist to save it Underwater life is severely impacted by an “onslaught of threats,” but we already have the tools to positively influence ocean conservation, the UN said in a statement marking 2019 World Wildlife Day which, this year, is celebrated under the theme “L...
20:52, 04/28/2019

Billionaires Can't Save Us From Student Loans By now I’m sure you’ve seen at least a headline about the Best Graduation Speech of 2019 So Far: Robert F. Smith shocked 396 new graduates last weekend when he informed Morehouse College’s class of 2019 that he planned to pay their student loans. All...
23:39, 05/22/2019

Hero clerk died trying to save colleagues during Virginia Beach shooting A hero account clerk died in the Virginia Beach massacre after leaving a safe spot to try to save his work friends, it emerged Sunday. Pastor’s son Ryan Keith Cox, 50, was with nine city staffers who reached a safe room as shots rang out in the...
20:26, 06/02/2019

Police: Missing student was texting before disappearance SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Police say a missing University of Utah student was texting with someone shortly before she disappeared, but that person is not considered a suspect. The Salt Lake Tribune reports investigators said Wednesday that 23-year-old Ma...
02:00, 06/27/2019

North Carolina student died while tackling gunman to save others Riley Howell died in his classroom after charging a gunman who would kill him and another studentDavid Belnap stood on his North Carolina college campus aching from the latest US school shooting as he held a candle and wore a homemade T-shirt with “R...
16:26, 05/02/2019

Mom, boyfriend charged after missing 3-year-old girl found dead in Virginia river A southwestern Virginia mother and her boyfriend were arrested Wednesday after authorities found the body of a missing 3-year-old girl in a local river....
07:00, 07/11/2019

Missing Australian student released by North Korea Alek Sigley, the 29-year-old Australian who went missing in North Korea last week, has been released and safely arrived in China on Thursday afternoon....
08:39, 07/04/2019

Police: search continues for missing Utah student Police in Salt Lake City say there still is no sign of missing University of Utah senior Mackenzie Lueck since she was dropped off by a Lyft driver early June 17. A police official says the investigation into her disappearance continues. (June 24) ...
07:26, 06/25/2019

Police: Body of missing student found in canyon Utah police say the body of a slain college student has been recovered in a canyon 85 miles north of Salt Lake City. (July 5)        ...
22:52, 07/05/2019

Australian Student Is Missing in North Korea, His Family Says The family said that it had not heard in days from Alek Sigley, 29, who has offered a close look at his life inside the reclusive North on social media....
10:39, 06/27/2019

Police: 1 person in custody in missing Utah student case SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Police say one person has been taken into custody in the case of a Utah college student who disappeared 11 days ago. Salt Lake City police said the person was brought in Friday morning, but did not immediately provide further de...
19:00, 06/28/2019

The Latest: Missing Utah college student met person at park SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on a missing University of Utah student (all times local): 2:48 p.m. Authorities say a missing University of Utah student who hasn’t been heard from in over a week was last seen meeting an unknown person at a pa...
23:26, 06/24/2019

Utah house searched in case of missing university student SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Police have completed their search of a Salt Lake City house as part of their effort to find a missing University of Utah student. Neighbors said authorities completed the search Thursday morning after they worked through the ni...
18:13, 06/27/2019

Australia Welcomes Help to Find Student Missing in North Korea (CANBERRA, Australia) — Australia’s prime minister said he has discussed the disappearance of an Australian student in North Korea with other world leaders attending the Group of 20 summit and accepted offers to find out what has happened...
09:39, 06/28/2019

Body of missing University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck found _____ The body of slain University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck has been found, authorities said Friday. Lueck’s remains were discovered in Logan Canyon in Logan, Utah, on Wednesday, and Salt Lake City police Chief Mike Brown said he persona...
20:13, 07/06/2019

Australian student missing in North Korea, Canberra seeking information Alex Sigley, studying for a masters in Korean literature in Pyongyang, is only one of handful of Westerners studying in the country. Austraia called reports of his possible detention "a matter of the utmost seriousness."...
07:39, 06/27/2019

Lyft driver details last time he saw missing student Mackenzie Lueck The University of Utah sorority sister who disappeared after taking a Lyft ride more than a week ago was last seen climbing into another vehicle after she was dropped off, police said. Mackenzie Lueck, 23, arrived at Salt Lake City airport on June 17...
17:13, 06/25/2019

Body pulled from East River identified as missing college student The body pulled from the East River over a week ago has been identified as a 21-year-old University of Albany student who disappeared earlier this month, police said Monday....
00:13, 05/28/2019

Body of missing Utah student Mackenzie Lueck found in canyon The body of slain Utah student Mackenzie Lueck was discovered in a canyon about 85 miles from the Salt Lake City home where a suspect was arrested last week, police said Friday. Remains recovered from Logan Canyon on Wednesday were positively identif...
02:00, 07/06/2019

Cops search for autistic student missing from Stuyvesant High School A 21-year-old student with autism was reported missing from Stuyvesant High School Friday morning — bringing a flurry of police cars, helicopters and harbor units to the area to find him, police sources said. The student, identified by police as Juni...
01:13, 05/25/2019

Utah college student Mackenzie Lueck missing after taking Lyft A University of Utah student is missing after taking a Lyft ride from the airport, police said. Mackenzie Lueck, 23, vanished June 17, the same day she landed at Salt Lake City International Airport, according to the Salt Lake Police Department. She ...
15:52, 06/24/2019

The Latest: Police search house in missing Utah student case SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on a missing Utah college student (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Police are searching a Salt Lake City house as part of an investigation into a missing University of Utah student. Salt Lake City Assistant Police Chief ...
08:13, 06/27/2019

Man charged with murder, kidnapping of missing Utah student Mackenzie Lueck Mackenzie Lueck has been missing since June 17, 2019 and was last known to be at the Salt Lake City International Airport. She left the airport in a ride share vehicle and was dropped off at Hatch Park in North Salt Lake.Salt Lake City Police Dept Sa...
21:26, 06/28/2019

Missing college student Mackenzie Lueck was recently active on Instagram: report Friends of the 23-year-old University of Utah sorority sister who went missing more than a week ago noticed that she was active on Instagram recently — and turned the information over to authorities, according to a new report. Mackenzie Lueck’s...
17:13, 06/28/2019

Police release 'last known footage' of missing University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck Salt Lake City Police released “the last known footage” of Mackenzie Lueck, the University of Utah student who disappeared after ordering a Lyft and was dropped off at a Utah park more than one week ago....
02:26, 06/26/2019

Man charged with murder, kidnapping in disappearance of missing Utah student Mackenzie Lueck Salt Lake City man Ayoola A. Ajayi, 31, to be charged with aggravated murder and kidnapping case of missing Utah student Mackenzie Lueck.        ...
23:00, 06/28/2019

Police: Missing University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck is dead; man charged with murder ​​​​​​​One person has been taken into custody Friday morning in relation to the disappearance of University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck, Salt Lake City police announced....
22:52, 06/28/2019

Trump says no rush to make deal with Kim as fears grow for student missing in North Korea US President Donald Trump made history when he crossed over into North Korea, but questions remain over the whereabouts of missing Australian student Alek Sigley....
08:00, 07/02/2019

Body of missing University of Utah college student Mackenzie Lueck found, police say Salt Lake City police announced Friday they have found the body of missing student Mackenzie Lueck. The body was recovered Wednesday.        ...
22:52, 07/05/2019

'I'm good:' Missing Australian student Alek Sigley released from detention in North Korea Reuters Alek Sigley, an Australian Master's student studying in North Korea, has been released from detention, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Thursday local time. "Earlier this morning we were advised that the Democratic People's Repu...
12:26, 07/04/2019

University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck took a Lyft to meet someone at a park. Now she's missing Salt Lake City police are searching for Mackenzie Lueck, who has been missing for a week, though at this point, police are not suspecting foul play.        ...
07:26, 06/25/2019

Police release last known photos of missing college student Mackenzie Lueck in plea for information Salt Lake City police said they don't have evidence of foul play but are worried because it isn't in Mackenzie Lueck's character to "go off the grid."        ...
15:39, 06/26/2019

Last known person texting with missing Utah student Mackenzie Lueck is cooperating with investigation: police The University of Utah student who disappeared after ordering a Lyft and being dropped off at a local park last week was texting someone before she vanished, police in Salt Lake City told Fox News exclusively, saying they have surveillance video and ...
02:52, 06/27/2019

Cops rule out Lyft driver in case of missing Utah college student Mackenzie Lueck Police in Salt Lake City said Monday that the Lyft driver who had driven Utah college student Mackenzie Lueck on the night she disappeared is not being treated as a suspect in the case. Assistant Chief Tim Doubt said at a press conference that the co...
06:26, 06/25/2019

'Got to see if anybody else needs help': Virginia Beach shooting hero died trying to save others When Ryan Keith Cox and his co-workers heard the gunshots in Virginia Beach, he rushed to get them to safety and died trying to save others.        ...
18:52, 06/03/2019

Salt Lake City police say one person is in custody linked to the search for missing college student Mackenzie Lueck. SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City police say one person is in custody linked to the search for missing college student Mackenzie Lueck....
19:00, 06/28/2019

Virginia governor calls special session on gun control after Virginia Beach shooting Just four days after a gunman killed 12 co-workers at a city municipal building, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam called a special session of the Virginia Assembly to address gun control....
19:39, 06/04/2019

Less than 6 weeks after bloodbath at Virginia Beach, Virginia rejects tougher gun laws Virginia Republicans slammed the door on a wide range of gun control measures Tuesday, adjourning a one-day special legislative session.        ...
23:13, 07/09/2019

Virginia 85, Texas Tech 77 | Overtime: One Year Later, Virginia Finds Redemption and Wins the N.C.A.A. Title The Cavaliers completed a yearlong march to redemption after ending the 2018 season as the first No. 1 seed to lose to a No. 16 in the men’s tournament....
18:13, 04/28/2019

Virginia governor calls special session to take up gun control measures in the wake of Virginia Beach shooting Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam called a special session of the state legislature to take up gun-control measures in the wake of Friday's mass shooting in Virginia Beach....
00:00, 06/05/2019

Troopers Awarded For Heroic Actions LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Several Kentucky State Police troopers were honored Thursday for their heroic actions at the annual Sworn Award Ceremony. One sergeant told LEX 18 that this is their way to make sure the hard work of troopers doesn̵...
00:26, 05/31/2019

LA Galaxy forward Ibrahimovic fined by MLS for diving LOS ANGELES (AP) — LA Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been found guilty of diving by Major League Soccer’s Disciplinary Committee. The league said Friday that Ibrahimovic has been fined an undisclosed amount for embellishment during Wedne...
00:52, 05/11/2019

Dumpster diving remains illegal in Germany Justice ministers from Germany's federal states have rejected proposals to legalize taking discarded food from supermarket garbage containers. Millions of tons of edible groceries are thrown away each year in Germany....
18:13, 06/06/2019

9 beautiful scuba diving destinations around the world These under-the-radar scuba diving destinations include kelp forests, ancient cities, marine parks and thermal waters.        ...
12:39, 06/26/2019

Cheer for this kid who conquered his diving board fears Even if you’re a grown-ass adult, you likely remember the terror of the public pool diving board. Once your hand left the railing, you had reached the point of no return. You tip-toed hesitantly out to the edge, the lifeguards snarling at you to hurr...
04:52, 07/04/2019

Man proposes to his girlfriend underwater on diving trip This man didn’t just get down on one knee for his girl — he went 30-feet underwater. Travis Grenier recently proposed to girlfriend Kenna Seitz during a diving trip in the Dominican Republic. Fortunately, she said yes, because nothing ruins a good di...
22:39, 06/03/2019

The skyscraper infinity pool – sorry, but where's the diving board? It is meant to be a boundary-busting ‘punch for the sky’. But this design for a rooftop London pool is just another high-rise ego gimmick In 1924, Buster Keaton approached the Life magazine film critic Robert E Sherwood, to write a script set on an u...
21:39, 06/07/2019

A Look Inside a Heroic New Collection of Magic: The Gathering Art Magic: The Gathering might be about flinging spells and summoning creatures to also fling at your opponent—well, doing that through the medium of more delicately putting cards down on a table—but its the spell-flingers themselves, the Planeswalkers, ...
19:39, 07/12/2019

Yankees’ unexpected MVP keeps delivering heroic moments ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Just throwing this out there: Is it possible the rest of us are actually in a state of suspended animation at the moment, relegated to supporting roles in Gio Urshela’s fantasy? What, you have any better theories? The Yankees, ...
13:13, 05/11/2019

Germany: Hamburg aims to legalize dumpster diving Dumpster diving for food is considered theft in Germany, even if others have thrown the food away. The city of Hamburg wants to decriminalize the act and prohibit supermarkets from throwing out food....
18:52, 05/31/2019

Box Office: 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' debuts with heroic $185 million LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Superheroes were once again around to save the day as "Spider-Man: Far From Home" ignited a much-needed boost in the domestic box office. The web-slinging adventure easily dominated in North America, delivering a $185 mil...
20:00, 07/07/2019

30 Years Since The Deadly Tiananmen Crackdown, US Calls It "Heroic" In China the Communist Party made sure the anniversary remained a distant memory, detaining several activists in the run-up to June 4 while popular livestreaming sites conspicuously shut down for......
17:26, 06/04/2019

Heroic firefighters honored at FDNY Medal Day ceremony Members of the FDNY earned their department’s nickname, The Bravest, Wednesday at a City Hall ceremony that celebrated acts of heroism. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro presented 67 awards at the 150th annual Medal Day. R...
07:39, 06/06/2019

Texas A&M Hurdler Wins SEC Title With A Daring Diving Finish Texas A&M hurdler Infinite Tucker was losing his grip on the lead of the 400-meter hurdles at the 2019 SEC Track & Field Championships. As he and the rest of his competitors finished the final two hurdles, Tucker and his teammate, Robert Gran...
11:39, 05/13/2019

In Germany, Activists Battle Food Waste By Dumpster Diving Objects disposed of in a bin on private grounds remain the property of the person who threw them away until they are collected by the dump truck. Nevertheless, hundreds of activists across Germany......
11:39, 06/18/2019

Seals consciously reduce blood flow to their blubber before diving The dive reflex, in which blood flow to the skin is reduced, was once thought to be an entirely automatic response – but seals have worked out how to control it...
20:26, 06/18/2019

Kyle Lowry got pushed by Warriors fan after diving into first row during NBA Finals Game 3 Kyle Lowry was not happy with a fan seated courtside during the Raptors' win over the Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.        ...
08:13, 06/06/2019

Crazed soccer fan cracks head open diving into fountain A Sunderland fan cracked his head open after diving directly into a Trafalgar Square fountain in London in just his boxers. The supporter launched himself into the water ahead of the Black Cats’ 2-1 playoff final loss against Charlton on Sunday...
08:13, 05/27/2019

Benedetti claims heroic first win on Stage 12, Polanc seizes pink "Italy’s Cesare Benedetti channelled his inner campionissimo to deny compatriot Damiano Caruso and Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar in a thrilling five-up sprint, winning an explosive stage 12 of the Giro d’Italia as Slovenia’s Jan Polanc took over the race le...
22:26, 05/23/2019

De Blasio’s security detail makes heroic rescue on FDR Drive Three members of Mayor de Blasio’s security detail made a heroic rescue on Wednesday morning when they helped stop a woman from jumping off the FDR Drive, sources said. Two NYPD detectives and one police officer were traveling northbound on the...
00:26, 05/23/2019

Women's World Cup: Megan Rapinoe delivers heroic performance In a game billed as the biggest in the history of women's football, the US overcame France in a thrilling contest. Fittingly, in a week when she has grabbed the headlines, Megan Rapinoe proved the match winner....
00:39, 06/29/2019

Reminisce about Chris Evans' beard with this thrilling trailer for The Red Sea Diving Resort Chris Evans’ Captain America suffered a traumatic loss in Avengers: Endgame when he—spoiler alert—decided to shave his fabulous Infinity War beard. The rest of the movie was fine, but it was hard not to miss his whiskers when he was smashing Thanos w...
05:39, 07/17/2019

Hawaii officials raise death toll to 11 in sky-diving plane crash HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials raise death toll to 11 in sky-diving plane crash....
23:52, 06/22/2019

'The nation is watching': Virginia governor orders special session on gun control after Virginia Beach shootings Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam calls for a special legislative session to 'address gun violence,' four days after deadly rampage in Virginia Beach.        ...
21:26, 06/04/2019

Heroic teen catches toddler falling from second-story window in Turkey A young Algerian man is being hailed a hero after a video of him catching a young girl who fell from the second-floor window of a Turkish building has gone viral. Feuzi Zabaat, 17, was walking down a street in the Fatih district of Istanbul last week...
05:52, 06/28/2019

How Arlington National Cemetery Became the Resting Place for America’s ‘Heroic Dead’ On May 30, 1868, Gen. John A. Logan visited Arlington National Cemetery to speak at a ceremony for what was then called Decoration Day — and in doing so, set a precedent that holds to this day. That event, organized three years after the end of...
20:13, 05/24/2019

Rafael Nadal Played Some Heroic Points Before Roger Federer Wrapped It Up The match was glowing white-hot for hours, but in the fourth set, the Wimbledon semifinal between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal began to cool off. Federer got an early break to go up 2-1, and a sense of the inevitable washed over the lawn as both pl...
00:00, 07/13/2019

Ryan Pressly Seals MLB Record For Scoreless Appearances With Athletic Diving Throw Over his last 39 consecutive appearances on the mound, Houston reliever Ryan Pressly’s ERA has been an utterly absurd 0.00. It’s a streak that started back in Aug. 15, 2018 against the Rockies (eat shit, Ley), and officially reached MLB-record height...
23:00, 05/18/2019

Lenny Dysktra spent Father's Day weekend dumpster-diving for his $80K dentures Former Mets, Phillies outfielder says he spent nine hours over the weekend searching through trash outside a Jersey Mike's sub shop for his teeth.       ...
22:26, 06/18/2019

Ex-MLB star Lenny Dykstra, wrestler spent 9 hours dumpster diving for dentures Former Major League Baseball star Lenny Dykstra and his wrestler friend spent 9 hours dumpster diving behind a Jersey Mike’s over the weekend to find Dykstra’s $80,000 dentures that had accidentally been thrown away....
09:39, 06/19/2019

Watch: Astros' Tony Kemp makes diving, flipping catch vs. Pirates The Houston Astros were on the wrong end of a 10-0 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates, but Tony Kemp provided one of the highlights of the game by making a diving and flipping catch during the setback....
15:13, 06/28/2019

UCLA's Rachel Garcia capped off a 179-pitch day with a heroic walk-off homer The UCLA softball team is going to the championship of the Women's College World Series thanks to one of the most heroic games you'll ever see.        ...
00:52, 06/03/2019

Watch: Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. robs Angels' Albert Pujols with diving stop Toronto Blue Jays rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr. showed that he can do more than hit, robbing Albert Pujols of a hit during a loss to the Los Angeles Angels....
23:26, 05/01/2019

Woman slain at synagogue was trying to protect rabbi A 60-year-old woman killed at a Jewish Orthodox synagogue near San Diego jumped between the shooter and the rabbi to protect the clergy member from further injuries, a friend said....
19:52, 04/28/2019

| Rabbi says gun 'miraculously jammed' in California attack After a shooting that killed a woman at a synagogue, a wounded Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein wrapped his bloodied hand in a prayer shawl and addressed the congregation, vowing to stay strong in the face of another attack in a house of worship....
11:39, 04/29/2019

Humanity must save insects to save ourselves, leading scientist warns Insects are ‘the glue in nature’, says Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson, underpinning the food and water we rely onHumanity must save insects, if not for their sake, then for ourselves, a leading entomologist has warned.“Insects are the glue in nature and ther...
07:39, 05/07/2019

Miracle medical machine ECMO makes heroic rescues, but leaves patients in limbo ECMO can help patients cheat death — but, in a moral dilemma, the miracle machine can leave patients with no prospect of survival outside the ICU.        ...
13:39, 06/17/2019

Clinical Australia inspired by heroic Mitchell Starc after 86-run Cricket World Cup victory over New Zealand Usman Khawaja's dogged 88 and a five-wicket haul for Mitchell Starc steered Australia to an 86-run World Cup victory over rivals New Zealand at Lord's....
22:39, 06/29/2019

Save Nature to save ourselves, shocking new UN report pleads A landmark UN report on the state of Nature released Monday shows how humanity has wreaked havoc on the environment, undercutting Earth's essential life-support systems....
17:52, 05/06/2019

Moscow chief rabbi: Europe is 'forgetting the past' Anti-Semitism and far-right extremism are rising, while minorities' religious freedoms are being limited, says Pinchas Goldschmidt, who heads the Conference of European Rabbis. He fears for Jews' very existence....
21:13, 05/12/2019

'She took the bullet for all of us': rabbi recounts San Diego synagogue shooting Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein says worshipper Lori Kaye died protecting him from a 19-year-old man who opened fire at the Chabad of Poway synagogue in San Diego. Goldstein lost one of his index fingers when he held up his hands in defence as the gunman fir...
14:39, 05/01/2019

Woman shot dead at synagogue was trying to protect rabbi A 60-year-old woman killed at a Jewish Orthodox synagogue near San Diego jumped between the shooter and the rabbi to protect the clergy member from further injuries, a friend said....
19:13, 04/28/2019

Police investigate 2nd suspicious fire at rabbi’s home ARLINGTON, Mass. (AP) — Authorities in Massachusetts are investigating a second suspicious fire at a rabbi’s home in less than a week, and trying to determine if a fire at another rabbi’s home in a nearby town is connected. Acting Arlingt...
20:00, 05/17/2019

Gay and Once Divorced, a Rabbi’s Experiences Help Her Broaden Judaism’s Tent Rabbi Lisa Grushcow, a Rhodes scholar who leads a Montreal synagogue, has won over many skeptics. Even a local Orthodox rabbi said, “Rabbi Grushcow is my rabbi.”...
20:00, 07/12/2019

Latest: Rabbi identifies the victims of synagogue shooting The Latest on a shooting at a synagogue in Southern California (all times local): 2:50 p.m. President Donald Trump has offered "deepest sympathies to the families of those affected" by a shooting at a synagogue outside San Diego....
20:26, 04/28/2019

London Bridge inquest: Heroic nurse killed in terror attack set upon by all three knifemen as she tended victim A heroic nurse who died in the London Bridge terror attack told friends she "had to help" moments before she was fatally stabbed while tending to one of the victims, the inquest heard today....
13:52, 05/17/2019

Family of UNC Charlotte shooting victim Riley Howell 'beyond proud' of heroic actions attacking gunman The mother of the North Carolina college student who was shot dead while confronting a gunman in his classroom said Thursday she was "beyond proud" of her son's actions during the rampage on the campus that left another student dead and 4 others inju...
17:39, 05/02/2019

Suspected Brooklyn firebug had tattoo reminding him to ‘KILL’ rabbi The Pennsylvania man arrested for allegedly torching a Brooklyn rabbi’s home on Thursday had such a burning grudge against the religious leader that he tattooed a reminder on his forearm to “Never let go of the HATRED” and “KILL” the rabbi. Cops arre...
04:39, 06/17/2019

Rabbi in California synagogue shooting says gunman’s gun jammed, or would have been ‘bloodbath’ The Rabbi who was shot inside a Southern California synagogue on the last day of Passover said Sunday that it was nothing short of a miracle that the gunman's semiautomatic rifle jammed and prevented what would have been a “bloodbath."...
06:13, 04/29/2019

Israeli leaders mourn death of Holocaust survivor rabbi Israeli leaders are mourning the death of a prominent Hassidic rabbi who survived Auschwitz and championed Holocaust remembrance among ultra-Orthodox Jews....
19:13, 04/28/2019

Arson suspect busted for fire at Brooklyn rabbi’s home Police have arrested a 41-year-old Pennsylvania man in a Brooklyn fire this past week that investigators said was intentionally set at rabbi’s home, cops said Sunday. Matthew Karelefsky, of McKeesport, Pa., is accused of starting the blaze in a...
15:26, 06/16/2019

Man with tattoo reminder to ‘KILL’ rabbi admits to setting fire The firebug charged with torching a Brooklyn rabbi’s house as part of a long-held grudge freely admitted to The Post that he sparked the blaze to kill the man — but insisted he was just being a protective dad. “That was why I set the fire … All...
03:52, 06/21/2019

Accused arsonist caught on video setting rabbi’s home ablaze: DA The man who police say set a Brooklyn rabbi’s house on fire amid a long-held grudge over alleged abuse he says he suffered as a child was caught on video sparking the blaze, prosecutors revealed Monday. The detail emerged as Matthew Karelefsky ...
01:13, 07/16/2019

‘Intentional’ fire at Brooklyn rabbi’s home leaves over a dozen injured A four-alarm fire decimated a rabbi’s Brooklyn home and spread to two others early Thursday, leaving 13 people injured — and investigators suspect the blaze was set intentionally, authorities and sources said. The three-story home on East 17th Street...
08:26, 06/14/2019

God won’t stop mass shooting so bring guns to synagogue, rabbi urges A Massachusetts rabbi is urging his congregation to bring their guns to Shabbat — claiming their thoughts and prayers are not enough to save them during a mass shooting. “We can’t think, ‘I’m just praying, and God will s...
06:26, 06/25/2019

Rabbi praises off-duty border agent who fired at California synagogue shooter The rabbi wounded in Saturday's deadly shooting at his California synagogue praised an off-duty U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agent who fired at the fleeing suspect....
21:52, 04/28/2019

Funeral service for San Diego synagogue victim who shielded rabbi to be held Monday, and more updates Lori Gilbert-Kaye was killed Saturday at a shooting at Chabad of Poway near San Diego. A funeral will be held Monday. Here's what you need to know.        ...
13:52, 04/29/2019

Trump's former lawyer heads to U.S. prison that offers matzo ball soup and full-time rabbi With a menu that includes matzo ball soup and gefilte fish, as well as a full-time rabbi and a chance at the occasional visit home, the U.S. prison where Donald Trump's former personal lawyer will spend the next three years is unique in the federal s...
13:39, 05/05/2019

Rabbi wounded in synagogue shooting urges Trump to bring 'moment of silence' back to schools The heroic rabbi who was wounded in the California synagogue shooting last Saturday said President Trump is supportive of reintroducing a "moment of silence" back into public schools....
21:39, 05/02/2019

Here's a lesson for 401(k) investors: Don't just save, save to create wealth The story of my hardworking mother and the rise of Starbucks serve as a road map to financial success: To create wealth, you must save to invest.       ...
17:39, 07/09/2019

Virginia 63, Auburn 62 | Final Four: N.C.A.A. Final Four: A Shot, a Whistle and a First Final for Virginia A late foul call, and the resulting three free throws by Kyle Guy in the final second, saved the Cavaliers against Auburn and sent them to the N.C.A.A. championship game....
18:13, 04/28/2019

Jordan Henderson says Liverpool's belief creates 'special nights' after heroic comeback against Barcelona Jordan Henderson relished proving the doubters wrong after Liverpool completed the unlikeliest of comebacks against Barcelona to reach the Champions League Final....
13:39, 05/08/2019

Ocean Vuong: ‘As a child I would ask: What’s napalm?’ How did a Vietnamese refugee come to write what many are hailing as the great American novel?While he was an undergraduate, Ocean Vuong formed the habit of writing at night. During the day, he studied literature at Brooklyn College and worked in a ca...
12:13, 06/09/2019

Your Synthetic Clothes May Be Polluting the Ocean Our actions carry consequences, and that includes the clothes we buy. Off the coast of Tarragona in northeastern Spain, the waters are full of microplastics. Most come from clothing fibers, according to new research.Read more......
21:26, 06/12/2019

Designing ocean ecological systems in the lab Researchers from MIT have discovered simple rules of assembly of ocean microbiomes that degrade complex polysaccharides in coastal environments. Microbiomes, or microbial communities, are composed of hundreds or thousands of diverse species, making i...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Rabbi recalls coming face-to-face with shooter at California synagogue A 19-year-old man who authorities said gave himself up to police shortly after carrying out a deadly shooting in a Southern California synagogue filled with Sabbath worshippers is also under investigation for a mosque arson....
21:52, 04/28/2019

Rabbi recalls coming face-to-face with gunman: 'I couldn't see his soul' • 8-year-old victim describes moment of shooting • Lori Kaye died protecting the rabbi • Synagogue shooting suspect booked on one count of murder in the first degree...
04:26, 04/29/2019

Rabbi on synagogue shooting hero: 'She died to protect all of us' The Poway synagogue's rabbi describes the "heart-wrenching" moment after one of his congregation members "took the bullet for all of us."        ...
15:26, 04/29/2019

Rabbi in Poway synagogue shooting 'amazed' by call from President Trump Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein shared the details of his personal phone call with President Donald Trump after the shooting.        ...
13:52, 04/29/2019

Injured California rabbi gets a call from President Donald Trump: 'He was just so comforting' The rabbi injured in the Poway synagogue shooting, Yisroel Goldstein, said he found comfort in a personal call from President Donald Trump.        ...
09:00, 04/29/2019

California synagogue rabbi recalls moment he came ‘face-to-face’ with gunman in shooting that killed 1, injured 3 Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein recalled the moment he came “face-to-face” with the 19-year-old gunman who opened fire inside a California synagogue, killing a beloved member of the congregation and injuring the Jewish leader and two others on Saturday....
20:26, 04/28/2019

Rabbi: Synagogue shooting victim 'took the bullet for all of us' Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein says Lori Kaye, who was shot and killed in a synagogue near San Diego, died to protect others in the congregation. (April 29)        ...
13:52, 04/29/2019

G20 agrees to tackle ocean plastic waste Group of 20 environment ministers agreed on Sunday to adopt a new implementation framework for actions to tackle the issue of marine plastic waste on a global scale, the Japanese government said after hosting the two-day ministerial meeting....
13:39, 06/16/2019

Macquarie Gets a Foothold in U.S.-Asia Ocean Trade The Australian investment group’s purchase of a multiyear concession to run the Long Beach Container Terminal in California comes with a guaranteed $9 billion in revenue....
15:39, 05/05/2019

Ocean activity is key controller of summer monsoons Each summer, a climatic shift brings persistent wind and rain to much of Southeast Asia, in the form of a seasonal monsoon. The general cause of the monsoon is understood to be an increasing temperature difference between the warming land and the com...
07:00, 05/07/2019

Scientists Discover Nearly 200,000 Kinds of Ocean Viruses Far more viruses appear to populate the seas than was previously thought, a discovery that could help clarify viruses' role in the global carbon cycle....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Max Muncy to angry Madison Bumgarner: Get my homer ‘out of the ocean’ Max Muncy and Madison Bumgarner have themselves some Bay Area beef. Bumgarner left a 92 mph fastball high over the plate to Muncy, who crushed the ball 426 feet into the waters past the walkway beyond the right field wall in the first inning for the ...
05:52, 06/10/2019

Florida man scared raccoon off his boat, left it to die in the ocean A Florida lawyer admitted that he chased a raccoon off his boat while 20 miles offshore, leaving it to die in the water, a report said. Thomas Cope posted a video to Facebook that showed what he referred to as a “trash panda” roaming arou...
04:39, 05/16/2019

Ocean Bacteria Colonize Your Skin After Just 10 Minutes of Swimming If sharks and sunburns don’t scare you at the beach, perhaps this will: According to preliminary research out this week, it only takes a 10-minute swim in the ocean to get your skin covered in a fresh coat of bacteria. While that’s not necessarily ba...
21:26, 06/22/2019

Big Ocean Cargo Carriers Join Blockchain Initiative Two major European ship operators have joined a blockchain platform, in a significant boost for the adoption of the technology across the logistics industry....
15:26, 05/28/2019

June imports fall at top U.S. hub for China ocean trade The Los Angeles and Long Beach port complex, the nation's busiest and the No. 1 for ocean trade with China, - handled 5.1%fewer inbound containers of cargo in June, as the trade standoff between Washington and Beijing disrupts global supply chains....
03:00, 07/12/2019

Audubon intervenes to protect ocean monument for puffins PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The National Audubon Society is getting involved in a lawsuit over the future of a national monument located in the ocean off New England because of the area’s importance to birds. Fishing groups sued in federal court aga...
20:39, 06/15/2019

Boy on unicorn raft drifted into ocean off North Carolina A boy floating on a unicorn-shaped raft drifted into the ocean off the coast of North Carolina and needed to be saved, a report said. The child was visiting from Ohio last week when his rainbow-colored blow-up raft suddenly blew out to sea, prompting...
10:52, 06/12/2019

UAE Spy Satellite Crashes Into Atlantic Ocean After Rocket Failure The United Arab Emirates lost a spy satellite after a failed rocket launch from the South American country of French Guiana late Wednesday. It’s still unclear what caused the failure, which became evident about two minutes after liftoff. Read more......
15:52, 07/11/2019

Scientists Think They Know How Pluto's Hidden Ocean Stays Liquid Recent results suggest that Pluto has a liquid water ocean buried beneath its icy shell. But how could such a thing be possible at the frigid outer edges of the solar system? Scientists from Japan and the United States might have an answer.Read more....
04:52, 05/21/2019

Luvdisc Have Giant Orgies That Turn The Ocean Pink Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s Luvdisc!...
02:13, 07/14/2019

Vega rocket crashes into the ocean off French Guiana A European Vega launcher failed just minutes after launch, crashing into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of French Guiana and destroying a surveillance satellite....
16:52, 07/11/2019

David Attenborough: 'To chuck plastic into the ocean is an insult' Broadcaster Sir David Attenborough has told the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee that "to chuck plastic into the ocean is an insult"....
15:00, 07/09/2019

The Galapagos of the Indian Ocean: Voyage to a forgotten paradise Celebrated for their biodiversity, the islands of Socotra could unlock secrets of humans' journey out of Africa – but war and weather hamper the journey there...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Europa’s salty surface may indicate an ocean that’s good for life Jupiter’s moon Europa has an ocean buried beneath its icy shell which may be full of regular table salt. That’s a good sign for the possibility of life there...
23:00, 06/12/2019

Massive blobs of 'fire ice' lurks beneath the ocean. We know almost nothing about them. There's a giant trove of frozen methane, or "fire ice," locked beneath our ocean's surface. If released, it could trigger tsunamis, landslides and release huge amounts of carbon into our already-warming atmosphere. But we have almost no idea how much...
18:26, 06/27/2019

Plastic pollution found at every depth of the ocean by deep-sea survey A deep-sea survey has found more tiny particles of plastic far below the surface of the Pacific than floating on its surface, with the highest levels around 300 metres down...
16:39, 06/06/2019

Pluto could have a liquid ocean hiding underneath a shell of nitrogen ice Scientists think Pluto has liquid oceans under a shell of nitrogen ice. An ocean would be possible due to a layer of gas that exists underneath the ice and above the ocean. The gas acts as a barrier, insulating the two from each other. Visit INSIDER'...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Pebble Beach aims to keep harmful golf balls out of ocean Pebble Beach Golf Links, which hosts the U.S. Open this week, hopes the world's best golfers will keep their balls on the fairways and out of the sensitive coastal waters, which have been overwhelmed by decades of golf ball pollution....
02:39, 06/13/2019

NASA’s Dragonfly will fly across the surface of Titan, Saturn’s ocean moon NASA has just announced its next big interplanetary mission: Dragonfly, which will deliver a Mars Rover-sized flying vehicle to the surface of Titan, a moon of Saturn with tantalizing life-supporting qualities. The craft will fly from place to place...
00:26, 06/28/2019

Underwater volcano explains mysterious ocean hum heard around the world Months ago, a bizarre hum rippled through the waters far off the coast of Africa, traveling around the world and drawing the attention of scientists who managed to capture it using seismic sensors. Its origins were a mystery, but the discovery of a n...
22:13, 05/24/2019

'Pieces of human society': deep ocean may be riddled with microplastics Quantity of particles hundreds of meters underwater off California is on par with Great Pacific Garbage Patch, study findsAnela Choy, a biological oceanographer, had been noticing something odd while studying the diets of tuna and other deep-diving f...
14:00, 06/06/2019

Explorer recounts making the deepest ocean dive in history NEW YORK (AP) — Victor Vescovo says he didn’t set out to break James Cameron’s record of reaching the deepest point on Earth. But that’s what he did last month as he went 10,928 meters down into the Challenger Deep in the Mariana Tr...
22:00, 05/14/2019

Wrecker truck slides into ocean in Maine after ground beneath it gives way A wrecker truck was pulled from the Atlantic Ocean after plunging into the water when the ground beneath it collapsed Tuesday morning in Harpsell, Maine. The wrecker was in the process of delivering a dock system to the property waterfront, according...
04:39, 05/16/2019

Device to trap plastic waste in Pacific Ocean relaunches SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A floating device designed to catch plastic waste has been redeployed in second attempt to clean up a huge island of trash swirling in the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii. Boyan Slat, creator of The Ocean Cleanup proj...
02:00, 06/23/2019

This Extraordinary Home Will Hang From Cliff Side, Suspended Above Ocean Australian prefab architecture specialists Modscape Concept have designed a five-storey home that clings to a cliff's edge, suspended above the ocean....
09:52, 04/30/2019

In Deepest-Ever Sub Dive, Trash Found Littering Ocean Floor On the deepest dive ever made by a human inside a submarine, a Texas investor and explorer found something he could have found in the gutter of nearly any street in the world: trash....
03:52, 05/14/2019

Impact that formed the Moon might have splashed into Earth’s magma ocean Enlarge / An early version of the collision model, showing a head-on impact. The Earth and its moon are unique in our Solar System. Earth is the only rocky planet with a large moon, and only the dwarf planet Pluto has a moon that's so similar in s...
16:13, 05/02/2019

T.I. and his 3-year-old take in the ocean views in an adorable daddy daughter moment The Atlanta-based rapper shared a video to Instagram of him and his 3-year-old daughter hanging out at the beach and it was really cute.        ...
19:39, 06/10/2019

Atlantic City’s Ocean Casino is finally making money ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A perennially challenged Atlantic City casino says it will finally turn a profit after months in the red. The Ocean Casino Resort says it has greatly reduced its debt and will return to profitability in May. A new marketing...
18:26, 05/05/2019

Tiny fighting worms make one of the loudest sounds in the ocean Tiny, feisty worms that live off the coast of Japan fight by headbutting each other — and they aren't quiet about it. During these feuds, the worms emit one of the loudest sounds in the ocean, according to a new study....
21:52, 07/17/2019

Splitting tectonic plate could eventually shrink Atlantic Ocean Europe and Canada may one day smash into each other if dramatic new research is to be believed. Scientists say one of Earth’s tectonic plates, the massive shelves of crust that carry the continents and seafloor, is gradually splitting apart off...
20:39, 05/08/2019

Massive Ocean Liner Appears from the Fog and Almost Crashes Into a Venice Dock The Giardini della Biennale is a parkland area of Venice, Italy, that was created by none other than Napoleon Bonaparte, and is known for the Venice Biennale Art Festival and the many cats that prowl around there. What it’s less known for are massive...
05:13, 07/09/2019

Funding crisis threatens crucial UK ocean monitoring project The array of moorings monitoring a weakening in the Atlantic conveyor belt risk being left in the lurch when funding expires in 2020, leaving key questions about the climate unanswered...
09:52, 05/18/2019

Right whale population decline linked to ocean warming, research says A report shows that the animal’s food supply shifted, causing them to travel farther for food and moving them closer to shipping lanesThe endangered North Atlantic right whale faces increased odds because its main food supply has shifted due to ocean...
21:26, 05/27/2019

Trash found littering ocean floor in deepest-ever sub dive On the deepest dive ever made by a human inside a submarine, a Texas investor and explorer found something he could have found in the gutter of nearly any street in the world: trash....
01:52, 05/14/2019

A deer leaped into the ocean, and tried to ride waves. Then, surfers had to rescue it A deer leaped into the ocean at a New Jersey beach and swam nearly 25 yards from shore. A video shows the epic rescue.        ...
13:00, 05/09/2019

Are Scientists Set to Discover Life Beneath Europa’s Underground Ocean? Europa is one of Jupiter’s 79 moons. It is one of four large moons that revolve around the planet, and is slightly smaller in size than our moon. Europa was discovered in 1610 by Galileo Galilei, and has the distinction of being the first moon found ...
14:52, 06/26/2019

North Atlantic Ocean productivity has dropped 10 percent during Industrial era Virtually all marine life depends on the productivity of phytoplankton — microscopic organisms that work tirelessly at the ocean’s surface to absorb the carbon dioxide that gets dissolved into the upper ocean from the atmosphere. Through photosynt...
18:26, 05/06/2019

Coca Cola and Pepsi among the biggest ocean polluters : Report An analysis by 24/7 Wall Street has listed the corporations which contribute the most to ocean pollution worldwide.       ...
21:13, 06/18/2019

Rabbi: victim 'took the bullet for all of us' Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein says Lori Kaye, who was shot and killed in a synagogue near San Diego on Saturday, "took the bullet for all of us," and died to protect others in the congregation. A 19-year-old suspect, John T. Earnest, is in custody. (April ...
09:26, 04/29/2019

'God didn't want me to die': Rabbi protected children in synagogue shooting despite losing index finger Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein said he watched the gunman shoot Lori Gilbert-Kaye, 60, who friends say took bullets intended for the rabbi.        ...
20:52, 04/28/2019

New Navy ocean attack plan combines air, surface and undersea drones Should an enemy submarine surface well beyond undersea or surface drone detection range and send intelligence to attack platforms - US Navy platforms could be vulnerable in some instances. Fortified by targeting data from well beyond the horizon, ene...
18:39, 06/05/2019

Scientists find gigantic freshwater reservoir beneath Atlantic Ocean “We knew there was fresh water down there in isolated places, but we did not know the extent or geometry,” explained lead researcher Chloe Gustafson, a Ph.D. candidate at Columbia's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory....
06:26, 06/25/2019

Coca-Cola, Pepsi highlight the 20 corporations producing the most ocean pollution About 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered by oceans, and some corporations treat them better than others.       ...
21:52, 06/17/2019

Evidence of Arsenic-Breathing Microbial Life Found in Pacific Ocean Researchers working off the coast of Mexico have discovered evidence of arsenic-breathing life in oxygen-starved waters. These resilient microbes are a vestige of Earth’s ancient past, but they could also be a sign of things to come under the influen...
00:00, 05/04/2019

Mysterious 'Earthquake mountain' swallowed up by ocean, NASA images show Zalzala Koh may be out of sight for now, but that does not mean it is completely gone. In 2019, hints of the island persist in Landsat imagery. As recently as June 2019, Landsat observed trails of sediment circulating around the submerged base. The s...
19:39, 07/05/2019

Profiles in Science: How Do You Find an Alien Ocean? Margaret Kivelson Figured It Out For forty years, the physicist at U.C.L.A. has been uncovering the outer solar system’s secrets. Few scientists know more about the mysteries of Jupiter and its icy moons....
21:52, 04/28/2019

Small plane crash-lands near Ocean City, Maryland beach A small plane crash-landed in the water near Ocean City, Maryland, on Tuesday evening, a report said. The plane splashed down soon after 6 p.m. between 21st and 22nd Street in the beach town, Baltimore’s NBC affiliate reported. It was not immed...
03:00, 07/17/2019

G20 to tackle ocean plastic waste as petrochemical producers expand in Asia Japan wants to make reducing the glut of plastic waste in the oceans a priority at the Group of 20 summit it is hosting this month as governments around the world crack down on such pollution....
10:39, 06/13/2019

Astronauts snapped an incredible photo of a volcano erupting in the Pacific Ocean Astronauts who head to the International Space Station get to see things that the rest of us can only imagine. As the orbiting laboratory rapidly orbits Earth, it affords its inhabitants the chance to see all manner of jaw-dropping sights, and on the...
04:52, 06/27/2019

Cate Blanchett Is 50! Look Back at All Her Iconic Roles From Elizabeth to Ocean's Eight to Celebrate Today is Cate Blanchett's birthday so we've renamed it Cate Blanchett Day! It has a nice ring to it, don't you think? The Oscar-winning actress is basically Australian......
19:52, 05/14/2019

Pacific Ocean coup: how Ronald Reagan helped bury a Beach Boy at sea The US president had promised the band that if they ever needed his help, he would be on hand. So when Dennis Wilson died, he started making some callsMinutes after sunset on 4 January 1984, the body of Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson entered the Pa...
14:00, 05/22/2019

Creative thinking: Researchers propose solar methanol island using ocean CO₂ Enlarge / Artist's rendering of solar methanol islands. (credit: Novaton) Imagine an open ocean, Sun beating down overhead, with 70 islands of solar panels, each 100 meters (328 feet) in diameter, bobbing silently out toward the horizon. The cluste...
20:52, 06/06/2019

Nestle Waters teams up with Ocean Legacy for plastic waste cleanup Nestle's bottled water division Nestle Waters, owner of Perrier and Vittel, said it would team up with Canada's Ocean Legacy Foundation to help to clean up plastic pollution....
18:00, 07/08/2019

| Capsized ocean rescue vessel leaves three dead in French storm Three rescuers from the French ocean rescue service have died after their vessel capsized in rough seas as a giant storm pummelled the country's Atlantic coast....
10:13, 06/08/2019

Bali officially bans all single-use plastic to curb ocean pollution Bali has banned the use of single-use plastic items in a bid to cut down on ocean pollution. The law prohibiting plastic bags, straws and Styrofoam has come into effect as of July 2, after a six-month transition period that ended last month. The Indo...
22:26, 07/02/2019

Radioactive remnants of nuclear bomb tests found on ocean floor Nuclear weapons testing dates back to the mid-1940s and ramped up significantly starting in the early 1950s. Several countries, including the US, Soviet Union, China and France spent decades testing new versions of the incredibly destructive arms and...
18:52, 05/10/2019

Funeral for 'hero' synagogue shooting victim today; emotional rabbi lauds congregation's bravery A funeral will be held Monday for Lori Gilbert-Kaye, the victim of a shooting at a southern California synagogue on Saturday.        ...
15:26, 04/29/2019

Southeast Asian nations, among worst ocean polluters, aim to curb plastic debris Thai zero-waste advocate Thanaboon Somboon never leaves his home without what he calls a full "weaponry" of reusable shopping bags, coffee tumblers and stainless steel straws for his daily battle against single-use plastic....
13:00, 06/21/2019

Radioactive remnants of decades-old nuclear bomb tests have settled on the ocean floor Nuclear weapons testing dates back to the mid 1940s and ramped up significantly starting in the early 1950s. Several countries, including the U.S., Soviet Union, China and France spent decades testing new versions of the incredibly destructive arms a...
03:26, 05/10/2019

United Arab Emirates spy satellite crashes into the ocean after failed rocket launch Military bodies around the world rely on surveillance satellites to help them keep an eye on potential enemies and allies alike. Everyone watches everyone, and you don’t usually hear about the launch of such satellites because they’re bot...
03:00, 07/12/2019

Two Florida teens stranded in the ocean prayed for help. A boat named Amen saved them Two Florida teenagers prayed for a miracle from God while stranded in the ocean for two hours. The crew from a boat named Amen rescued them.        ...
09:39, 05/03/2019

James Doyle lands ride on Crystal Ocean for King George at Ascot • Crystal Ocean is second-favourite behind Enable• King George will include at least half a dozen Group One winnersJames Doyle will climb aboard one of the best spare rides of the season on Saturday week, after he was booked to ride Crystal Ocean, th...
18:52, 07/17/2019

Teams autonomously mapping the depths take home millions in Ocean Discovery Xprize There’s a whole lot of ocean on this planet, and we don’t have much of an idea what’s at the bottom of most of it. That could change with the craft and techniques created during the Ocean Discovery Xprize, which had teams competing ...
05:26, 06/01/2019

'Bomb carbon' from Cold War nuclear tests found in deep ocean trenches A new study has found that the nuclear tests performed during the Cold War during the 1950s and 1960s have left a very disturbing legacy on our planet — they have infiltrated the bodies of crustaceans in deep ocean trenches....
16:39, 05/13/2019

The Hidden Ocean Beneath Europa’s Frozen Crust May Contain Basic Table Salt Observations from the Hubble Space Telescope point to the presence of sodium chloride on the surface of Jupiter’s icy moon Europa. This is potential evidence that sodium chloride, otherwise known as table salt, exists within Europa’s subsurface ocean...
21:26, 06/12/2019

414 million pieces of plastic found on remote island group in Indian Ocean Debris on Cocos (Keeling) Islands was mostly bottles, cutlery, bags and straws, but also included 977,000 shoes, study saysOn the beaches of the tiny Cocos (Keeling) Islands, population 600, marine scientists found 977,000 shoes and 373,000 toothbrus...
16:13, 05/16/2019

By 2021, Prada’s Cult Nylon Bags Will Be Made From Recycled Ocean Plastic To kick start the sustainability effort, Prada has launched a Re-Nylon collection of six bags crafted from reclaimed ocean plastics, fishing nets and textile fibre waste...
16:52, 06/24/2019

Good news everyone! The deepest manned sea dive has discovered our trash on the ocean floor A true testament to humanity’s indomitable spirit, a record-setting underwater expedition has just been completed that not only brings our species deeper into the ocean ever before, but proves, too, that we’re fucking awesome at destroying conceivabl...
18:13, 05/14/2019

U.S. Coast Guard jumps onto moving suspected drug-smuggling submarine in Pacific Ocean The US Coast Guard cutter Munro intercepted several suspected drug-smuggling vessels, including a semi-submersible vessel and two boats in June 2019.        ...
06:26, 07/12/2019

Monday’s News Brief: World population, Desertification Day, ocean protection, Nigeria, Yemen and Gaza To start this week, we cover: food aid diversions in Yemen; 9.7 billion of people on earth by 2050; Law of the Sea Convention; World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought; triple suicide bombing in Nigeria; and a solar power plant for health care...
00:26, 06/18/2019

Turns out there's more plastic pollution in the deep ocean than the Great Pacific Garbage Patch The problem of plastic in the ocean is worse than feared. There’s actually more microplastic 1,000 feet down than there is in the Great Pacific Garbage.        ...
01:00, 06/07/2019

Carnival’s tiny Ocean Medallion wearable brings tech luxury to cruise ships Carnival, the operator of more than 100 cruise ships, is taking luxury cruise life to a new level, thanks to a tiny little tech wearable called the Ocean Medallion.Read More...
22:52, 05/23/2019

Top US port for China ocean trade reports decline in June imports amid dispute The Los Angeles and Long Beach port complex, the nation's busiest and the No. 1 for ocean trade with China, handled 5.1% fewer inbound containers of cargo in June, as the trade standoff between Washington and Beijing disrupts global supply chain...
01:13, 07/12/2019

Canada needs to ramp up ocean protection by 30% to give marine animals ‘hope of survival’: report The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society says in a report that while there has been progress in recent years, recommendations from international scientific bodies suggest there's more work to do....
14:39, 06/03/2019

$2.5 trillion breathing problem? Ocean plastic endangers bacteria that create oxygen necessary for life It's already been cast as an economic villain, to the tune of $2.5 trillion, disrupting "almost all marine ecosystem services" and suffocating every industry it touches. Now, plastic pollution in oceans could actually be suffocating the planet – by h...
16:26, 05/15/2019

Dr. Marc Siegel advises passengers aboard quarantined cruise ship not to panic: 'Look out on the ocean' A Church of Scientology cruise ship has been quarantined on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia due to a confirmed case of the measles, but NYU medical professor Dr. Marc Siegel says the best thing the passengers can do is keep their cool....
02:13, 05/04/2019

'Lori took the bullet for all of us': Rabbi lauds longtime friend, vows terrorism 'will not take us down' Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein said he watched the gunman shoot Lori Gilbert-Kaye, 60, who he said took bullets intended for the rabbi.        ...
01:13, 04/29/2019

Royal Ascot: Double delight for Frankie Dettori as Crystal Ocean lands knockout blow Frankie Dettori proved yet again he is the king of Ascot as he ruled the waves with a memorable double - highlighted by a masterful ride on Crystal Ocean to take the Prince Of Wales's Stakes....
20:13, 06/19/2019

Texas explorer Victor Vescovo completes deepest ocean dive in history in Mariana Trench A Dallas-based explorer has set a record for the deepest dive ever made in a submersible -- in the world's deepest ocean trench, his organization announced Monday....
22:13, 05/13/2019

UN chief outlines ‘intertwined challenges’ of climate change, ocean health facing Pacific nations on the ‘frontline’ Visiting Fiji for the first time as Secretary-General, António Guterres outlined two “fundamental challenges” facing leaders attending the Pacific Islands Forum on Thursday, namely climate change and the world’s rising ocean, which threatens to subme...
03:39, 05/15/2019

South Korean media: Military says North Korea fires an unidentified short-range missile toward the ocean SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean media: Military says North Korea fires an unidentified short-range missile toward the ocean....
03:39, 05/04/2019

Scientists spot 'ravioli' sea star in Atlantic Ocean Scientists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) made new observations of the strange sea creature, nicknamed “ravioli” or “cookie” star, and its feeding habits.       ...
07:39, 07/12/2019

Greenpeace vessels begin pole-to-pole ocean journey - in pictures The Arctic Sunrise and the Esperanza, two Greenpeace vessels, are in Svalbard, Norway, on the first leg of a voyage from the Arctic to the Antarctic. Their mission is to highlight the threats facing the oceans and to campaign for a global treaty cove...
17:26, 06/07/2019

Deepest dump? American explorer spots plastic garbage in world's deepest ocean We know Mount Everest is littered with tons of trash. Now we know garbage has also been spotted at the world's deepest ocean depth.        ...
22:26, 05/14/2019

Ocean Vuong's 'On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous' a transcendent queer immigrant story Ocean Vuong's autobiographical debut novel is a transcendent and gorgeously written account of a queer Vietnamese immigrant growing up.        ...
16:00, 06/05/2019

Shooter kills 11 in Virginia Beach Several people have been killed after a gunman opened fire at a government complex in Virginia Beach. Police in the eastern US state said the gunman was also killed....
05:13, 06/01/2019

Dog gone: healthy pet put down in Virginia so it can be buried with owner Debate rages after dog was euthanised according to owner’s dying wishThe unusual death of a woman’s dog in Virginia has sparked outcry and a debate over whether it is ok to kill a healthy pet and bury it with its owner according to their dying wish.E...
07:26, 05/23/2019

Miami beats Virginia 10-3 at ACC Tournament DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Adrian Del Castillo homered, Freddy Zamora drove in three runs and Miami beat Virginia 10-3 on Thursday at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. Anthony Vilar also had two RBIs to help the fourth-seeded Hurricanes (39-17) win ...
04:26, 05/24/2019

Photos from the Virginia Beach shooting On Friday, May 31 a gunman opened fire at a municipal building in Virginia Beach that left at least 11 people dead. The gunman is also dead.        ...
02:26, 06/01/2019

Disgraced former Virginia lawmaker gets new opponent RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former Virginia lawmaker who used to spend his days at the General Assembly and his nights in jail after being accused of having sex with his teenage secretary is facing an independent challenger after recently winning a Democr...
14:26, 06/19/2019

4 hospitalized after explosion at Virginia gas station BUENA VISTA, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia say an explosion at a gas station has left four people hospitalized. Police are trying to determine if there may have been other victims. Virginia State Police say the explosion occurred Friday around 9...
00:52, 05/11/2019

2-year-old disappeared from Virginia home after mom put him to bed: cops A 2-year-old boy vanished from his Virginia home after his mom put him to bed early this week — and he’s been missing ever since, according to local police. Noah Tomlin was last seen around 1 a.m. Monday, when his mother told police she l...
18:13, 06/26/2019

4 dead, 8 hurt in church van crash in Virginia Four people were killed and eight hurt in a crash in Virginia involving a church van. News outlets report the van carrying 11 people was turning into a church parking lot Tuesday night when a pickup truck hit it. The van flipped several times. (May 2...
12:39, 05/29/2019

Virginia man back in US after court questions deportation ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A northern Virginia man who says he fears torture at the hands of Israeli authorities is back in the U.S. after a judge’s order forced immigration authorities to reverse his deportation and bring him back from Israel befo...
17:13, 06/08/2019

HIV Cases Rising In West Virginia County HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A cluster of HIV cases in Cabell County reflects a shift in how the disease is being transmitted, West Virginia health officials say. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports Cabell County’s cluster — the only one currently ...
18:52, 05/27/2019

12 victims identified in Virginia Beach shooting All but one of the 12 victims killed Friday in nation's deadliest shooting of the year worked for the city.        ...
19:13, 06/01/2019

4 dead, 8 wounded in church van crash in Virginia FORD, Va. — Four people have been killed and eight others have been wounded in a crash in Virginia involving a church van. News outlets report the van carrying 11 people was turning into a church parking lot off of U.S. 460 Tuesday night when it was ...
09:52, 05/29/2019

Oklahoma St. tops W. Virginia 5-2 in Big 12 title game OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Brett Standlee gave up one run in seven innings to help Oklahoma State defeat West Virginia 5-2 in the Big 12 Tournament title game on Sunday. The third-seeded Cowboys (36-18) won their third tournament title overall and their se...
02:52, 05/27/2019

Former world champion Whitaker dies after being hit in Virginia Former U.S. world champion Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker has died after being hit by a vehicle in Virginia Beach, Virginia, according to police. He was 55....
20:39, 07/15/2019

After strikes, West Virginia teachers being tested again CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Teachers in West Virginia walked out of the classroom last year and sparked a national wave of strikes. They walked out this year too. Now they’re being tested again. It’s not clear, though, whether teachers have ...
22:52, 06/05/2019

Rocky the escaped African cat spotted again in Virginia FRANKLIN, Va. (AP) — The exotic African cat that escaped from its owner’s house has been spotted again in Virginia, this time more than 150 miles (240 kilometers) from its North Carolina home. The cat’s owner previously told news outlets ...
20:26, 06/21/2019

BC-WV–West Virginia News Coverage Advisory 9 am, WV Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in West Virginia. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Charleston bureau at 304-346-0897 or chwpr@ap.org....
17:00, 06/21/2019

Motive still a mystery in Virginia Beach shooting Cops in Virginia Beach are still probing why an engineer in the town’s public works department showed up to work with two .45 caliber handguns and methodically gunned down his co-workers, officials said Saturday. “I can’t confirm th...
23:52, 06/01/2019

Virginia Beach shooting victims were more than just co-workers Virginia Beach Public Works spokesman Drew Lankford shares memories of victims in the municipal center shooting, many whom he called friends.        ...
18:52, 06/03/2019

Virginia Beach shooting: What we know about the motive, the victims 12 people were killed Friday at a Virginia Beach municipal building. The suspected shooter was a 15-year veteran of public works. Here's what we know.        ...
16:26, 06/03/2019

North Carolina edges Virginia 3-2 in 10 innings in ACC DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Angel Zarate scored the winning run on a hit batsman with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 10th inning, lifting North Carolina past Virginia 3-2 on Wednesday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. Aaron Sabato dre...
06:39, 05/23/2019

Virginia Beach shooting victims identified 12 people were killed in a shooting Friday at a Virginia Beach municipal building. On Saturday, city officials named them, and showed their photos. (June 1)        ...
00:52, 06/02/2019

Virginia star moving up on some NBA draft boards De’Andre Hunter, after winning a national championship with Virginia, is ready to take the next step in his career at the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday night at Barclays Center. “I think I know what it takes to win at a high level,” Hunter said Wednesda...
05:13, 06/20/2019

Virginia Beach Mayor: Focus is on the victims The gunman who killed 12 people in a Virginia Beach municipal building was identified by police on Saturday as a 15-year city employee who had served in the military and was described by neighbors as quiet and rarely smiling. (June 1)   &#...
21:26, 06/01/2019

All 12 Virginia Beach massacre victims identified Virginia Beach officials have identified the 12 victims of the mass shooting at the city’s municipal building. One of those killed when a disgruntled employee opened fire was a contractor in the building to get a permit, Herbert “Bert” Snelling, from...
16:13, 06/01/2019

Probe done on blackface photo in Virginia gov’s yearbook NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A law firm has completed its investigation into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam. Eastern Virginia Medical School said in a statement Tuesday that the findings will be announced at a p...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Virginia Beach shooting leaves at least 11 dead According to Virginia Beach's police chief, a disgruntled city employee opened fire at the municipal center in Virginia Beach, killing 11 people and wounding at least six others.        ...
05:13, 06/01/2019

GOP-led Virginia Legislature abruptly adjourns gun session Less than two hours after beginning a special session called in response to a mass shooting, Virginia lawmakers abruptly adjourned Tuesday without taking any action and postponed any movement on gun control until after the November election....
22:26, 07/09/2019

Amazon posted its first jobs for HQ2 in northern Virginia Amazon posted the first jobs for its second headquarters, or HQ2, in northern Virginia, with a plan to create 400 openings in 2019.        ...
16:13, 04/30/2019

Virginia Beach employees seek counseling Virginia Beach city employees have been seeking counseling following the deadly shooting on Friday in which twelve of their co-workers died. (June 3)        ...
02:26, 06/04/2019

Virginia AG calls for state to legalize marijuana RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is calling for the legalization of marijuana. Herring said Saturday that Virginia should start decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana and eventually legalize the drug. The ...
07:52, 06/16/2019

Virginia’s Mendenhall gets 2-year contract extension CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia has given football coach Bronco Mendenhall a two-year contract extension. Athletic director Carla Williams made the announcement Thursday. The extension will keep Mendenhall under contract with the Cavaliers throu...
00:26, 05/31/2019

What we know about the suspect in the Virginia Beach shooting that killed 12 Virginia Beach Police identified DeWayne Craddock, a public utilities engineer, as the the suspect in a shooting in Virginia Beach that killed 12.        ...
19:13, 06/01/2019

Marquette star Hauser transferring to Virginia CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Marquette star Sam Hauser is transferring to national champion Virginia. Coach Tony Bennett made the announcement Friday. Hauser will practice with the Cavaliers in the coming year, but won’t use his final year of el...
20:00, 05/31/2019

At least 12 killed in Virginia Beach mass shooting: What we know A shooter opened fire workers at a municipal center in Virginia Beach on Friday, killing 12 people and wounding others. Here's what we know so far.        ...
05:13, 06/01/2019

Virginia man bit off, swallowed grandfather’s fingertip during fight ROANOKE, Va. — A Virginia man has been tried by a judge after biting off his grandfather’s fingertip and swallowing it during an argument. The digit was never recovered. The Roanoke Times reports 23-year-old Aaron Michael Adams was charge...
00:26, 06/11/2019

11 killed, 6 hurt in shooting in Virginia Beach Police say 11 people have been killed and six others injured in a mass shooting at a municipal building in Virginia Beach. (May 31)        ...
02:26, 06/01/2019

Virginia man crushed to death by plate glass DANVILLE, Va. — A Virginia man was crushed to death when plate glass he was loading onto a truck fell on top of him. Henry County Sheriff’s Capt. Wayne Davis said Damarcus Laquan Calloway died April 22. Calloway was an employee of Virginia Glas...
14:00, 05/02/2019

“@$#!!” – Virginia Beach to remove “cursing” signs (WAVY) The colorful “no cursing” signs along the Virginia Beach Oceanfront will soon be no more. George Kotarides, president of the Atlantic Avenue Association, says the association has been working for months to ask the city to remove th...
23:26, 05/08/2019

Virginia man home again as deportation fight continues ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A northern Virginia man whose deportation to Israel was reversed last week is home again. Immigration attorney Patrick Taurel says Abdelhaleem Ashqar was home in Alexandria on Friday following his release from a detention cente...
02:39, 06/15/2019

Ex-Virginia attorney general named to US immigration post WASHINGTON (AP) — An outspoken supporter of President Donald Trump’s hard-line immigration policies has been named acting director of the agency that manages legal immigration. Ken Cuccinelli (koo-chih-NEHL’-ee) will oversee U.S. Citizens...
21:00, 06/10/2019

Virginia Beach tries to dispel “rumors” about mass shooting VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Officials in Virginia Beach are pushing back against what they describe as “rumors, innuendo, conflicting theories and speculation” about the recent mass shooting in a municipal building. The city released a sta...
23:26, 06/13/2019

Virginia Beach tries to dispel "rumors" about mass shooting Officials in Virginia Beach are pushing back against what they describe as "rumors, innuendo, conflicting theories and speculation" about the recent mass shooting in a municipal building....
23:39, 06/13/2019

The Latest: Separate probe considered for Virginia shooting VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The Latest on a possible independent investigation into the Virginia Beach shooting (all times local): 8:15 p.m. The city of Virginia Beach may soon commission an independent investigation into the mass shooting that claime...
02:26, 06/26/2019

A Glimpse of Virginia Woolf’s Original Manuscript for ‘Mrs. Dalloway’ Before Woolf settled on the unique perspective for her modernist masterpiece, she had a more expansive, though traditional, book in mind — “The Hours.”...
11:13, 06/14/2019

FBI team works to reconstruct Virginia Beach shooting VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A group of 45 FBI employees is working to reconstruct the shooting at a municipal building in Virginia Beach that left 12 people dead. The Virginian-Pilot reports the FBI’s agents, analysts and other employees are try...
20:52, 06/08/2019

Virginia Beach: No time frame for shooting investigation VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Officials in Virginia Beach say they have no time frame for when the investigation into last month’s mass shooting will be completed. The city said in a statement Thursday that investigations of similar mass shootings...
17:00, 06/21/2019

After mass shooting, Virginia gov to host gun control talks RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is announcing a series of public talks his administration will host in the run up to a July 9 special session on gun laws. Northam’s office said Thursday that Secretary of Public Safety and Homel...
11:39, 06/14/2019

Carry-on bag ignites at West Virginia airport checkpoint Authorities at a West Virginia airport say a passenger’s carry-on bag ignited as it was going through a security checkpoint.       ...
16:39, 06/14/2019

Virginia ban on uranium mining upheld by U.S. Supreme Court The largest-known U.S. uranium deposit will remain firmly under ground after the Supreme Court on Monday upheld Virginia's ban on mining the radioactive metal, rebuffing a challenge backed by President Donald Trump's administration to the 1982 morato...
22:26, 06/17/2019

Last lawsuit in Virginia boy’s septic tank drowning settled PULASKI, Va. (AP) — A wrongful death lawsuit filed in connection with the drowning of a 5-year-old Virginia boy in a septic tank has been settled with a $200,000 insurance payment to his parents and sister. The Roanoke Times reports the order entered...
23:00, 05/12/2019

Boeing's space division HQ will move from Virginia to Florida Defense contractor and aerospace giant Boeing said Wednesday it will move its space and launch division headquarters to Titusville on Florida's Space Coast from Arlington, Va....
23:13, 06/19/2019

West Virginia man gets more than 100 years in home invasion attack A West Virginia man has been sentenced to more than 100 years in jail in a home invasion attack. News outlets report 41-year-old Russell Slater of Charleston maintained his innocence Monday as he was sentenced in Kanawha County Circuit Court. Teresa ...
10:39, 06/25/2019

The Latest: Some Virginia voters discount blackface scandal RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on Virginia’s primary elections (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Some Virginia primary voters say they forgive the state’s governor for a blackface scandal, and don’t think he will be a drag on Democrats...
18:39, 06/11/2019

Virginia Beach considers independent shooting investigation NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The city of Virginia Beach may soon commission an independent investigation into the mass shooting that claimed 12 lives last month, but the findings might not come out quickly enough for some victims’ families and state law...
20:26, 06/25/2019

Lots of surprises but no clear message from Virginia primary RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia’s off-year elections later this year — when 140 legislative seats and partisan control of the Legislature is up for grabs — may signal what the rest of the country’s mood will be in 2020. But a series of surp...
10:00, 06/12/2019

U.S. Supreme Court upholds Virginia ban on uranium mining The largest-known U.S. uranium deposit will remain firmly under ground after the Supreme Court on Monday upheld Virginia's moratorium on mining the radioactive metal, rebuffing a challenge backed by the Trump administration to the ban....
17:26, 06/17/2019

Death toll in Virginia gas station explosion rises to 3 BUENA VISTA, Va. (AP) — Authorities say three sets of remains have been discovered at Virginia gas station where an explosion occurred. Virginia State Police said in a news release Saturday that the number of people who died in Friday morning’s...
23:52, 05/11/2019

More families demand information on Virginia Beach shooting VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — More families who lost loved ones in the Virginia Beach mass shooting are calling for an independent investigation. The Virginian-Pilot reported Tuesday that three victims’ families also want the city to release more ...
21:39, 06/18/2019

West Virginia GOP chairwoman endorses anti-LGBTQ op-ed CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The leader of West Virginia’s Republican party is applauding a state senator’s call for intolerance against members of the LGBTQ community. Republican state Sen. Mike Azinger wrote an opinion article Sunday titled...
23:26, 06/24/2019

Virginia teen graduates with classmates after five months in a coma A Virginia teen who spent five months in a coma following a 2017 car crash walked across the stage with her classmates last week to receive her high school diploma. Nada Edwards, who set a goal to graduate from Woodrow Wilson High School on time, was...
22:52, 06/24/2019

West Virginia man arrested after incident with boy in Walmart bathroom CLARKSBURG, W.Va.(WBOY) – A Bridgeport man was arrested in Clarksburg on a malicious assault charge after an incident at Walmart, according to the Clarksburg Police Department. On Sunday, an officer was dispatched to Walmart on Emily Drive in C...
00:26, 06/11/2019

Virginia lieutenant gov calls for probe into sex assault claims against him Virginia’s lieutenant governor is pushing to have sexual assault allegations against him investigated by district attorneys in the state, a report said Wednesday. Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax and his legal counsel sent letters to the Suff...
07:13, 06/13/2019

Lockheed nets $16.2M contract for Virginia-class sub masts Lockheed Martin has received a $16.2 million contract for multifunction modular masts for new Virginia-class Block V hulls, spares and repairs, the Defense Department announced....
19:39, 06/24/2019

New exhibit traces 4 centuries of black history in Virginia RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia plans to mark four centuries of black history with a new exhibit and a tribute to tennis star Arthur Ashe Jr. The exhibit begins with the 1619 arrival in Virginia of the first enslaved Africans in English North America a...
16:39, 06/20/2019

Jefferson Davis' name to be removed from segment of Virginia highway A Virginia county won approval Wednesday to rename its portion of Jefferson Davis Highway, the latest blow in the divisive debate over honoring Confederate leaders....
01:26, 05/16/2019

Partygoers leave 20,000 pounds of trash on Virginia Beach (CNN) – Partygoers attending a “Floatopia” event spent the day drinking and bobbing in the Virginia Beach surf. And then they left behind tons of trash. “Leave nothing but footprints,” is akin to the Golden Rule for natu...
03:00, 05/29/2019

Suspect Identified in Virginia Beach Mass Shooting On Saturday Virginia Beach officials identified 40-year-old DeWayne Craddock as the lone gunman who opened fire on a municipal complex Friday afternoon, killing at least 12 and injuring many others. It is believed the shooting was retaliation for bei...
19:26, 06/01/2019

All but 1 of the Virginia Beach shooting victims were city employees Associated Press In a press conference Saturday morning, police said that 12 people were killed and an additional four were injured when a gunman opened fire at a municipal building in Virginia Beach on Friday. Police have released the identities of...
00:52, 06/02/2019

Virginia Gunman Who Killed 12, Stayed Up At Odd Hours, Say His Neighbours Virginia Beach Shooting: Police in Virginia searched Saturday for the reason why a city engineer fired indiscriminately on his workplace colleagues, turning a municipal building into a war zone as he......
01:00, 06/02/2019

Chevy vs. Ford debate leads to shooting in Virginia A debate over which is better; Chevy or Ford, led to an argument and a shooting in Virginia. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.        ...
19:13, 05/02/2019

Virginia Beach mourns mass shooting victims Some 200 people, including the governor, gathered to mourn victims in a vigil. Twelve people were killed and 4 injured in the 150th US mass shooting this year....
02:13, 06/02/2019

Convicted killer of 2 Virginia college students has cancer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The convicted killer of two Virginia college students has been diagnosed with cancer. Jesse Matthew Jr. is serving multiple life sentences in the 2009 murder of Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington and the 2014 murder of Unive...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Virginia airline founder charged with fraud, tax evasion NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — The leader of an ill-fated effort to revive the People Express airline has been indicted on fraud and tax evasion charges. The Daily Press reports Michael D. Morisi was arrested Tuesday, accused of defrauding creditors of nea...
17:39, 05/22/2019

The Virginia Beach shooter used a ‘silencer’ — did it make a difference? The use of a silencer is the nightmare scenario that gun-control advocates have warned about. They say can help shooters escape detection and inflict more carnage....
09:13, 06/02/2019

‘I’m going in,’ brave cop says in dramatic audio from Virginia Beach shooting It was 35 minutes of terror. Audio of police radio dispatches from the shooting that left 12 people dead in Virginia Beach starts at 4:08 p.m. Friday with a steely-nerved dispatcher announcing, “One down — gunshot wound, 2405 Courthouse D...
12:39, 06/02/2019

A mass shooting couldn’t happen in Virginia Beach … until it did On the Atlantic coast the schools are good and the sun is warm. On Friday, at a municipal building, 12 people were murderedTwelve stars and stripes flags were planted on the grass verge, one for each of the lives cut short. Floral tributes accumulate...
15:13, 06/02/2019

Virginia victims had 150 years of combined service with city VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The 12 people killed in Friday’s mass shooting included 11 city employees who had served Virginia Beach for more than 150 years in total. City officials honored the victims in a somber slideshow shared Saturday, the s...
15:39, 06/02/2019

Gunman in Virginia Beach put in 2-week notice before shooting The gunman in Friday's mass shooting in Virginia Beach had filed to leave his job before opening fire on his workplace, city officials said on Sunday....
19:13, 06/02/2019

One Year Later, Virginia Finds Redemption and Wins the N.C.A.A. Title The Cavaliers completed a yearlong march to redemption after ending the 2018 season as the first No. 1 seed to lose to a No. 16 in the men’s tournament....
23:00, 05/21/2019

Maryland snags ex-Virginia Tech QB Josh Jackson COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Quarterback Josh Jackson, a star at Virginia Tech two seasons ago, has transferred to Maryland with two years of eligibility remaining. Terrapins coach Michael Locksley also announced Tuesday that tight end Tyler Mabry will j...
19:52, 05/21/2019

New details emerge in the Virginia Beach mass shooting https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/us/2019/06/01/caption/virginia-beach-shooting-orig-al-tc-ak.cnn_2631697_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ (CNN) – We now know the man who gunned down 12 people at a Virginia Beach office had resigned the morning of the ...
21:39, 06/02/2019

Vita & Virginia review – a hothouse of patrician passion The affair between Vita Sackville-West and Virginia Woolf is winningly recreated by Gemma Arterton and Elizabeth DebickiTwo stars have been known before now for portraying the complex figure of Virginia Woolf: Eileen Atkins and Nicole Kidman, the lat...
16:52, 07/04/2019

Virginia Gunman "Was In Good Standing" With His Employer, Says Official Virginia Beach Shooting: Officials trying to learn what prompted a city engineer to kill 12 people in Virginia Beach before he was shot dead by police said on Sunday investigators were examining......
01:39, 06/03/2019

Why was a healthy dog euthanized in Virginia? Her deceased owner asked for it in her will While legal, a Virginia woman's request in her will to have her dog euthanized so they could be buried together has sparked backlash.        ...
05:00, 05/24/2019

TV series about abolitionist John Brown to film in Virginia RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A new television series with Ethan Hawke starring as the fiery abolitionist John Brown is set to film in Virginia. Gov. Ralph Northam’s office announced Thursday that production of the eight-part series will start in centra...
14:39, 05/24/2019

Neo-Nazi gets second life sentence in murder of protester in Virginia A Virginia state judge on Monday sentenced a self-professed neo-Nazi to a second life prison term for killing a demonstrator when he drove his car into a crowd protesting against white supremacists in Charlottesville two years ago....
23:13, 07/15/2019

5 people trapped in Virginia cave; rescue underway Rescuers are still searching for five men who have been trapped inside Cyclops Cave in Virginia since last night as authorities settle in for a potentially long operation to bring them out safely....
21:00, 04/28/2019

Virginia Tech wants to pay inbound class to delay attendance BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech wants to pay incoming in-state students to delay their start date and not attend the university for up to a year. The Roanoke Times reports the school budgeted $3.3 million to quell the expected 7,500-student fres...
15:00, 05/30/2019

Emergency crews rescue 5 men trapped in Virginia cave Crews in southwest Virginia rescued five men trapped in a cave on Sunday after they began suffering from exhaustion and hypothermia while exploring.        ...
01:13, 04/29/2019

West Virginia tops Fordham 6-2 in NCAA Tournament MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Tyler Doanes and Ivan Gonzalez each drove in two runs to lead West Virginia to a 6-2 victory over Fordham on Friday night in the Morgantown regional of the NCAA Tournament. Top-seeded West Virginia (38-20) advanced to meet th...
07:13, 06/01/2019

Manning renews effort to be released from Virginia jail ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Lawyers for former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning are renewing efforts to get her released from a Virginia jail. Manning’s lawyers filed court papers Friday asking a federal judge to reconsider his decision to ...
18:13, 05/31/2019

Amazon kicks off hiring and office leases for Virginia 'HQ2' Amazon.com Inc on Monday said it had begun leasing office space and was on track to create 400 positions this year at its second headquarters outside Washington, D.C., the start of over a decade of hiring....
19:39, 04/29/2019

Amazon starts recruiting and leases office for Virginia 'HQ2' Amazon.com Inc on Monday said it had leased office space and posted several jobs for its second headquarters outside Washington, D.C., the start of more than a decade of investment and hiring that cities across North America had sought....
21:39, 04/29/2019

Shooter taken into custody at Virginia Beach municipal building A shooter was taken into custody Friday afternoon after multiple people were injured at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center, authorities said. “At this time it is believed that only 1 shooter, and they have been taken into custody,” the Virginia Beac...
00:39, 06/01/2019

12 Dead, Including Gunman; 6 Injured After Shootout In US's Virginia A gunman went on a shooting spree at a government building complex in Virginia Beach, Virginia on Friday afternoon, killing 11 people and wounding six, police said....
01:52, 06/01/2019

Virginia Beach: gunman kills at least 11 at government building Police say the shooter, a longtime public utilities employee, died at the sceneIncident occurred in municipal centerA gunman killed 11 people and injured at least 6 others in a government building in the state of Virginia, the latest deadly mass shoo...
01:52, 06/01/2019

San Francisco to be as hot as Portugal and NYC like Virginia Beach by 2050, scientists say By 2050, London's climate could be more akin to Barcelona today, while Madrid's will be closer to modern-day Marrakech, according to a new study....
21:00, 07/11/2019

Police: At least 11 people killed in Virginia Beach shooting One shooter killed at least 11 people at a municipal center in Virginia Beach on Friday, according to police, who said a suspect has been taken into custody and they believe there was only one shooter. (May 31)        ...
02:26, 06/01/2019

The Latest: 11 killed, 6 hurt in shooting in Virginia Beach The Latest on a shooting at a municipal center in Virginia Beach (all times local): 6:40 p.m. Hospital officials say six people have been wounded in a shooting at a municipal center in Virginia Beach....
03:26, 06/01/2019

West Virginia hospitals sue opioid companies; want damages Hospitals in West Virginia have banded together to sue some of the country's largest opioid companies, saying they flooded Appalachia with powerful painkillers and forced medical centers to deal with the financial repercussions....
15:00, 05/01/2019

Shooter carries out deadly attack in US state of Virginia Several people have been killed after a gunman opened fire at a government complex in the city of Virginia Beach. Virginia state police said the gunman was also killed....
10:52, 06/01/2019

Virginia Beach shooting: Hear how police responded Excerpts from Virginia Beach police radio traffic show how authorities worked together to stop the gunman and rescue survivors. Clips cut for time.        ...
14:52, 06/01/2019

Man charged in death of Virginia pit bull who was burned alive RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – Richmond police have charged a suspect with the burning of a pit bull named Tommie, alive. Jyahshua A. Hill, 20, was arrested shortly after 3 p.m. on Monday by the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force. Hill is c...
03:00, 05/21/2019

Virginia Beach approves independent investigation into shooting The Virginia Beach city council voted unanimously Tuesday for an independent investigation into a May 31 mass shooting at the city's municipal center that killed 12 people and wounded four others....
16:39, 07/03/2019

Virginia gov. launches effort to remove discriminatory laws RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Ralph Northam has signed a bill striking Jim Crow-era exceptions from Virginia’s minimum-wage law, and he formed a commission to find other discriminatory language in state laws and regulations. The bill the Democrat s...
14:39, 06/05/2019

Virginia Beach releases gunman's resignation email Virginia Beach officials on Monday released a resignation email sent by the gunman in a mass shooting at the city's municipal center that killed 12 people....
03:13, 06/04/2019

Virginia's use of solitary confinement in prisons challenged in court Virginia's prison system has violated the constitutional rights of inmates by holding them in solitary confinement for years, according to a lawsuit filed on Monday that alleges the practice can result in hallucinations and suicidal thoughts....
10:26, 05/07/2019

FBI joins investigation into Virginia doctor’s slaying in Belize The FBI has joined the probe into the double murder of a Virginia cardiologist in Belize and his fly-fishing guide. Gary Swank, 53, was shot dead Sunday morning along with his tour guide, Mario Graniel, 53, while on a boat near the Ambergris Caye in ...
19:26, 06/28/2019

Services begin for the 12 victims of Virginia Beach shooting VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Bereaved families are beginning to hold services and lay to rest the 12 people who were killed during a mass shooting in Virginia Beach. A funeral is scheduled Thursday for 42-year-old Katherine Nixon. The mass will be at a...
07:52, 06/06/2019

Police thwarted by electronic doors during Virginia shooting Police responding to the deadly mass shooting at a Virginia Beach municipal building last week were unable to confront the gunman at one point because they didn't have the key cards needed to open doors on the second floor....
00:00, 06/06/2019

Lawsuit asks to end solitary confinement in Virginia prisons RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia has filed a federal lawsuit seeking to end the use of solitary confinement at two of the state’s toughest prisons. The lawsuit filed Monday alleges that inmates held in solitar...
20:00, 05/06/2019

After Another Mass Shooting, Another Virginia Governor Tries to Change Gun Laws Gov. Ralph Northam called a special legislative session to address gun violence after a gunman killed 12 people on Friday at the municipal center in Virginia Beach....
01:39, 06/05/2019

The Latest: Virginia shooter’s resignation letter released VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the deadly shooting at a municipal building in Virginia Beach (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Officials in Virginia Beach have released the brief resignation letter that was submitted by the man who police say fa...
23:39, 06/03/2019

Virginia updates its revenge porn law to include deepfakes With AI tools making it increasingly easy to create fake explicit images, the problem of revenge porn is only getting worse. Now, the state of Virginia has expanded its law against harassment through the sharing of sexual images to cover deepfake ima...
15:52, 07/02/2019

Virginia town remembers the high price paid on D-Day Marguerite Cottrell remembers the summer day 75 years ago when a Western Union telegram was delivered to her family farm as her mother was hanging clothes on the line to dry....
20:52, 05/19/2019

West Virginia governor’s tax records subpoenaed by feds CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Federal prosecutors have subpoenaed West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice’s tax records, signaling the widening of an investigation that’s already sought documents related to a resort owned by the governor. The state Rev...
20:13, 05/03/2019

Family of Virginia Beach shooting victim wants investigation The family of a victim of last week's shooting in Virginia Beach wants the city to release all records about the suspect and start an external investigation....
22:26, 06/07/2019

Virginia gunman’s resignation letter sent hours before shooting "I want to officially put in my (2) weeks' notice to vacant (sic) my position of Engineer III with the City of Virginia Beach," Craddock wrote on May 31, per the email released Monday titled “DeWayne’s (2) Week Notice.”...
02:00, 06/04/2019

W. Virginia's All-Big 12 Robinson in NCAA transfer portal All-Big 12 safety Kenny Robinson is looking to transfer from West Virginia less than three months before the start of the season        ...
19:00, 06/04/2019

Kentucky, West Virginia Leading U.S. In New Hepatitis C Cases LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– As the number of hepatitis A cases across the state appears to be leveling off, a new problem has presented itself, hepatitis C. New hepatitis C cases from intravenous drug use are now roughly tripling those of new HIV ...
02:13, 05/17/2019

West Virginia man arrested for murder of girlfriend’s teen daughter A man was busted in the murder of his girlfriend’s 15-year-old daughter in West Virginia who had been missing for more than a week, authorities said. Andy J. McCauley Jr., 41, was arrested Thursday in connection to the death of Riley Crossman, ...
19:26, 05/17/2019

Virginia Beach Shooting: 12 Killed in Rampage at Municipal Center Chief James A. Cervera of the Virginia Beach Police Department said at an evening news conference that the scene could “best be described as a war zone.”...
04:39, 06/01/2019

Disgruntled city employee kills 11 in Virginia; suspect also killed A disgruntled public utility employee opened fire on co-workers at city offices in Virginia Beach, Virginia, on Friday afternoon, killing 11 people and wounding at least six others before he was fatally shot by police, authorities said....
03:52, 06/01/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. Supreme Court upholds Virginia ban on uranium mining The largest-known U.S. uranium deposit will remain firmly under ground after the Supreme Court on Monday upheld Virginia's moratorium on mining the radioactive metal, rebuffing a challenge backed by the Trump administration to the ban....
17:26, 06/17/2019

Virginia Beach shooting leaves 6 injured; shooter arrested Police in Virginia Beach, Va., said they apprehended a shooter who opened fire at a municipal center Friday, injuring six people, including a police officer....
01:00, 06/01/2019

U.S. measles outbreak spreads to Idaho and Virginia, hits 1,022 cases The United States' worst measles outbreak in a quarter-century spread to Idaho and Virginia last week as public health authorities on Monday reported 41 new cases of the highly contagious and sometimes deadly disease....
17:26, 06/10/2019

Medical examiner: Virginia shooter killed by police gunfire VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A medical examiner says the man who killed 12 people in Virginia Beach died from multiple gunshot wounds in a shootout with police officers. In releasing the manner of death for DeWayne Craddock, Virginia’s Office of ...
22:52, 06/05/2019

Texas Tech tops West Virginia 10-3, stays alive in Big 12 OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Brian Klein and Cameron Warren each had two hits to help top-seeded Texas Tech defeat West Virginia 10-3 on Saturday in the Big 12 Tournament semifinal round. The teams will meet again later Saturday, with the winner advancing to...
22:39, 05/25/2019

Virginia Dems tout gun restrictions ahead of special session RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democrats in Virginia are trying to make the public case for greater gun restrictions ahead of a special legislative session on guns next month following a deadly mass shooting. U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, Secretary of Public Safety and...
18:26, 06/17/2019

Virginia edges Duke, awaits Yale in lacrosse final Virginia edged Duke in double overtime to reach the NCAA men's lacrosse final on Monday. It will play Yale, a 21-17 winner over top-seeded Penn State....
05:00, 05/26/2019

High court lets Virginia voting go ahead under redrawn map WASHINGTON (AP) — Voters will elect lawmakers to the Virginia House of Delegates using a map seen as favorable to Democrats, under a ruling from the Supreme Court. The justices’ 5-4 decision Monday was perhaps telegraphed by the fact they previ...
18:26, 06/17/2019

Moore, Virginia dethrone Yale to win NCAA lacrosse title PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matt Moore scored four goals and Virginia won its sixth NCAA lacrosse championship, beating defending champion Yale 13-9 in the national title game Monday. Michael Kraus added three goals and Alex Rode made 13 saves for the Cavali...
23:39, 05/27/2019

Supreme Court Tells Virginia Republicans to Have Several Seats Because the Old Ones Were Racist The Supreme Court sent Virginia Republicans back to the racist drawing board so they can come up with another plan to weaken the black vote, after ruling that the Virginia House of Delegates didn’t have the standing to appeal a lower court ruling tha...
07:13, 06/18/2019

Virginia Public Colleges Agree To Freeze Tuition Next Year RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Every public college in Virginia is freezing tuition for the next school year for the first time in almost 20 years. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Longwood University recently became the last school to approve a tuitio...
15:13, 05/29/2019

Shaken employees back at work after Virginia Beach massacre Employees at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center returned to work Monday — less than 72 hours after a deranged, gun-wielding ex-employee massacred 12 people there. Workers returned to the school administration building and the courthouse, and the res...
23:26, 06/03/2019

Closing arguments made in Virginia abortion regulation trial RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A lawyer for women’s health groups challenging four Virginia abortion laws has told a judge the laws are “unnecessary barriers” to women seeking abortions in the state. During closing arguments Thursday, attorne...
20:39, 06/06/2019

Mega Millions ticket worth $2M sold in West Virginia CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A Mega Millions ticket worth $2 million has been sold in West Virginia. The West Virginia Lottery says in a news release the ticket for Tuesday’s drawing matched five numbers and missed the Mega Ball number. The ticketholder...
11:13, 05/30/2019

Northern Virginia health officials warn of possible measles exposures Northern Virginia health departments are working to identify people who may have come in contact with someone infected with measles in one of three separate locations from June 2 to June 4....
18:26, 06/06/2019

UPDATE 4-Virginia ban on uranium mining upheld by U.S. Supreme Court The largest-known U.S. uranium deposit will remain firmly under ground after the Supreme Court on Monday upheld Virginia's ban on mining the radioactive metal, rebuffing a challenge backed by President Donald Trump's administration to the 1982 morato...
23:26, 06/17/2019

Ugly Virginia primaries could hint at election trend in 2020 RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia’s 2017 elections were an early warning signal that an anti-Trump blue wave was headed for the 2018 U.S. midterms. This year’s legislative elections could offer strong clues about national trends in 2020. Prim...
17:26, 06/06/2019

Hepatitis C program launches in West Virginia to fight virus MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — An initiative to combat the rise of hepatitis C infections has launched in West Virginia. News outlets report a five-year program called HepConnect launched Wednesday at West Virginia University. It was created by California-...
17:26, 06/06/2019

Multiple people shot at Virginia Memorial Day weekend party A Memorial Day weekend block party turned bloody in Virginia Saturday night — when shots rang out, sending what officials said were “multiple” people to three local hospitals. Officials early Sunday could not confirm how many people were shot or what...
07:52, 05/26/2019

Man arrested in deadly attacks on Appalachian trail hikers in Virginia A man accused of attacking hikers with a machete on the Appalachian Trail in Virginia, killing one person and severely injuring another, has been arrested on murder and assault charges, federal and state authorities said on Sunday....
04:52, 05/13/2019

California man admits having pot-filled suitcase on plane to West Virginia A California man has admitted to having 30 pounds (13.6 kilograms) of marijuana in a suitcase aboard a plane heading to West Virginia.       ...
16:52, 06/18/2019

Virginia Beach shooting: 11 dead, including suspect, 6 injured NEW DETAILS: Eleven people were killed in shooting in Virginia Beach. http://bit.ly/2JQss6J Posted by News 4 Tucson – KVOA on Friday, May 31, 2019 VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – 6:46 p.m. 11 people have been pronounced dead, and another si...
04:52, 06/01/2019

10 tons of trash left on Virginia beach after Memorial Day event Hundreds of beach-goers at Floatopia, a Memorial Day weekend event, left 10 tons of garbage at Virginia Beach's Ocean Park, WCNC-TV reported.        ...
17:52, 05/28/2019

Was that Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam in blackface photo? Investigation inconclusive A probe into Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's 1984 yearbook page could not determine whether the governor is the person in the blackface photo.        ...
20:13, 05/22/2019

Virginia Beach victims remembered with songs and sermons at vigils The Virginia Beach community came together Saturday to try to make sense of what many described as a senseless act.        ...
06:39, 06/02/2019

Factbox: Virginia Beach massacre among deadliest U.S. workplace shootings The massacre on Friday of 12 people at a Virginia Beach, Virginia, municipal building was the work a veteran employee who had sent in his resignation hours before opening fire, according to police....
20:39, 06/03/2019

Virginia Beach police zero in on shooter's weapons cache and job background Virginia Beach Police are honing in on the suspect in the shooting that killed 12 people at the Virginia Beach municipal center on Friday, examining both his background as a city employee as well as his collection of weaponry. ...
07:13, 06/02/2019

West Virginia Republicans Want to Kill Teachers' Strikes for Good The teachers’ strikes in West Virginia may have been an inspiring success story for the labor movement, but the state Republican party is far from done trying to wage war on teachers....
05:13, 06/04/2019

Virginia Beach shines light on victims, not mass shooter VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The victims of America’s latest mass shooting had been dead for less than a day when police and city officials released a detailed presentation with their names, photos, job titles and the cities or towns in which the...
08:52, 06/02/2019

Ohio man sues white supremacists over 2017 Virginia rally An Ohio man has is suing white supremacists and neo-Nazi protesters in federal court, saying he was severely injured during their rally in Virginia two years ago. Bill Burke of Athens, Ohio, filed the lawsuit Friday in U.S. District Court in Ohio. He...
01:26, 05/18/2019

Probe of Virginia governor’s racist yearbook photo complete NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The findings of an investigation into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam are set to be released. Eastern Virginia Medical School plans to make the results of the investigation public at ...
08:13, 05/22/2019

Trial set to begin in case targeting Virginia abortion laws RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit filed by women’s health groups seeking to overturn restrictions on abortion providers in Virginia. The lawsuit is among legal challenges filed in at least a dozen states over what aborti...
11:26, 05/20/2019

Virginia Beach shooting survivor was spared three times during massacre A Virginia Beach city worker was confronted by gunman DeWayne Craddock three heart-stopping times during the workplace slaughter — but was spared each time. Ned Carlstrom said he assumed it was an active-shooter drill when he first came face to...
15:00, 06/03/2019

Police: Toddler girl dies after assault at Virginia hotel RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia say a 17-month-old girl has died after being assaulted at a Richmond hotel. The girl’s mother, Aija Brown, tells news outlets that Nariah Ivy Brown died Friday after being sexually assaulted two days earl...
11:39, 05/15/2019

Virginia Gunman, Who Killed 12, Resigned Hours Before Shooting: Official The engineer who shot dead 12 people at a municipal building in a US beach resort city had submitted his resignation hours before the killings, a city official said on Sunday....
01:39, 06/03/2019

Police search for reason for Virginia Beach mass shooting The reason why DeWayne Craddock shot up a Virginia Beach municipal building on Friday - killing 12 people, and severely wounding four others - may have died with him....
13:39, 06/03/2019

Blaum’s grand slam lifts Texas A&M over West Virginia 11-10 MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Bryce Blaum’s grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted Texas A&M to an 11-10 victory over West Virginia in an NCAA Tournament elimination game Sunday. Second-seeded Texas A&M (39-22-1) stormed back from a 9-1...
03:00, 06/03/2019

Virginia governor seeks new gun controls after deadly office shooting Virginia's Democratic governor, Ralph Northam, called on Tuesday for the state's Republican-controlled legislature to reconvene in a special session to consider new gun control laws following a massacre of 12 people last week....
18:26, 06/04/2019

3 of ousted West Virginia bishop’s top priests resign jobs CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Three priests have lost their high-ranking positions in West Virginia after a church investigation reportedly accused them of enabling predatory and harassing conduct and financial mismanagement by the former leader of the st...
17:00, 06/11/2019

Florida St. WR Campbell joins West Virginia as grad transfer Former Florida State wide receiver George Campbell has been added to West Virginia's roster as a graduate transfer        ...
02:13, 06/05/2019

Trump looms large as West Virginia GOP leaders squabble CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — In a state where President Donald Trump’s name is still gold, Republicans are fighting publicly over who’s his best friend. West Virginia’s Republican governor has sparred with Senate leaders over a sweeping...
18:52, 06/14/2019

All but one of 12 victims of the mass shooting in Virginia Beach worked for the city Virginia Beach Police said 12 people were killed in the mass shooting and at least four more were wounded. An officer was among those injured.        ...
15:52, 06/01/2019

Virginia Beach police say gunman was disgruntled city engineer Virginia Beach police named the gunman who killed 12 people and wounded four others at a municipal building on Friday as DeWayne Craddock, saying he was a disgruntled city engineer....
16:00, 06/01/2019

Virginia governor demands action on guns after mass shooting Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday he will summon lawmakers back to the state capitol this summer to take up a package of gun-control legislation....
22:52, 06/04/2019

Man charged with murder in machete attack on Appalachian trail in Virginia A Massachusetts man was charged on Monday with murder and assault in a machete attack that killed a hiker and severely wounded another along the Appalachian Trail in Virginia, according to papers filed in federal court....
01:39, 05/14/2019

Virginia Beach shooter reportedly ID’d as longtime city employee The suspected gunman who allegedly murdered 12 people and wounded several others in a mass shooting at a Virginia Beach municipal building was identified as 40-year-old DeWayne A. Craddock, reports said Friday. Craddock, a longtime city employee, was...
16:13, 06/01/2019

Virginia Gunman Who Killed 12 Was "Disgruntled" City Engineer: Police Virginia Beach police named the gunman who killed 12 people and wounded four others at a municipal building on Friday as DeWayne Craddock, saying he was a disgruntled city engineer....
18:13, 06/01/2019

After massacre, Virginia governor takes on Republican legislature over gun control Virginia's Democratic governor on Tuesday called for a special legislative session to consider new gun control laws following a massacre of 12 people, but a top Republican lawmaker immediately pushed back on a plan he called "hasty and suspect."...
21:39, 06/04/2019

Trump tweets condolences in wake of Virginia Beach shooting President Trump tweeted his sympathies to the victims of the mass shooting in Virginia Beach. “Spoke to Virginia Governor @RalphNortham last night, and the Mayor and Vice Mayor of Virginia Beach this morning, to offer condolences to that great commun...
18:26, 06/01/2019

Virginia Beach gunman who killed 12 was disgruntled city engineer The gunman who killed 12 people at a Virginia Beach municipal building before dying in a shootout with police was identified on Saturday as a disgruntled city engineer and co-worker of most of the victims....
23:39, 06/01/2019

Feisty Virginia primaries closely watched for national trend RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia’s highly charged legislative primary elections are being closely watched as a possible political barometer for the coming presidential election year. Tuesday’s statewide primary contests feature plenty of dra...
09:00, 06/11/2019

Elizabeth Debicki's Virginia Woolf Has A Wardrobe That's Just The Right Amount Of Rebellious Lorna Marie Mugan shares her design process behind the latest period drama – based on the love affair between Virginia Woolf and Vita Sackville-West – with Vogue...
10:52, 05/19/2019

After mass shooting, Virginia governor to host gun control talks RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is announcing a series of public talks his administration will host in the run up to a July 9 special session on gun laws. Northam’s office said Thursday that Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland S...
11:52, 06/14/2019

Virginia Gunman E-Mailed "Ordinary" Resignation Hours Before Killing 12 Virginia Shooting: After an unremarkable career spent tending the water and sewer systems beneath this city of 450,000 residents, DeWayne Craddock quit on Friday morning....
07:39, 06/03/2019

Hawks pull off trade to land Virginia’s De’Andre Hunter ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have added to their impressive young core by selecting wingman De’Andre Hunter from national champion Virginia with the No. 4 pick of the NBA draft. The selection was technically made by the Los Angeles Lakers a...
04:39, 06/21/2019

'I felt kind of promiscuous': Gemma Arterton on Vita and Virginia With director Chanya Button, the star has made an ambitious drama about the passionate Bloomsbury love affair. They talk about female desire and the rise in lesbian romances on screenGemma Arterton and Chanya Button are frolicking for the camera in a...
22:26, 06/27/2019

Police: Man stabs 3 people inside Virginia plasma center Virginia authorities are not sure what prompted a 20-year-old man to randomly stab three people at a plasma donation center during a Fourth of July cookout. ...
01:52, 07/06/2019

Virginia outlaws deepfakes in its efforts to curb revenge porn Revenge porn isn’t exactly a new phenomenon, but with advancements in AI, “deepfakes” — an AI-based technology used to digitally produce or alter realistic looking video content — are becoming increasingly harder to distinguish from real videos. To c...
12:00, 07/02/2019

Rare wave-like cloud formation forms over Virginia mountain A surreal cloud formation, resembling rolling waves, appeared over a Virginia mountain this week — and experts say it’s a rare phenomenon. Amy Christie Hunter posted a mesmerizing photo to Facebook Wednesday of the clouds that she said appeared...
00:13, 06/20/2019

Former GOP Rep. Scott Taylor will challenge Virginia Sen. Mark Warner in 2020 Scott Taylor will face a difficult task in defeating Sen. Mark Warner in Virginia as Republicans and Democrats fight for control of the Senate in 2020....
16:52, 07/08/2019

Neo-Nazi faces sentencing in murder of protester in Charlottesville, Virginia The self-professed neo-Nazi who drove his car into a crowd protesting against white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, killing one of the demonstrators, was due in court on Monday for sentencing on his first-degree murder conviction....
12:13, 07/15/2019

Mother arrested amid dayslong search for Virginia toddler HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia have arrested the mother of a missing 2-year-old boy who authorities now believe is dead. Hampton Police Chief Terry Sult told news outlets at a Friday night conference that specific charges against 34-year-old ...
12:00, 06/29/2019

McKesson to pay $37 million to resolve West Virginia opioid lawsuit Drug distributor McKesson Corp has agreed to pay $37 million to resolve a lawsuit by the state of West Virginia seeking to hold it responsible for contributing to the opioid epidemic, the state's attorney general said on Thursday....
18:13, 05/02/2019

Father sues West Virginia frat over son’s brain damage MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A lawsuit says a man who fell down the stairs at West Virginia University fraternity party has been permanently brain damaged. It says fraternity brothers posed with David M. Rusko’s unconscious body, squirted Ketchup o...
19:00, 06/28/2019

West Virginia governor signs sweeping education bill CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice has signed an education bill that was passed this week and will allow the state’s first charter schools. The bill drew heavy protests from teachers. Justice had expressed support for the m...
02:39, 06/29/2019

NYC sues Virginia company for flooding Big Apple with untaxed cigarettes A Virginia cigarette company schemed with black-market sellers in New York City to funnel tens of thousands of cartons of un-taxed smokes into the city every month, officials charged Monday. The City has slapped Cigarettes Unlimited with a racketeer...
01:13, 07/16/2019

Virginia judge rules confederate statues are war monuments and can't be removed Judge said statues at center of 2017 violence are ‘symbols of white supremacy’ for some but ‘brilliant military tacticians’ for othersA Virginia judge has ruled that the Confederate statues in Charlottesville are protected by state law because they a...
07:13, 05/02/2019

Belize police: Slain Virginia doctor caught up in gang hit ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Belize authorities say a local guide, who was leading a Virginia doctor on a fishing trip when they were both fatally shot , might have been the target of gang hit in the country. Authorities said they found 53-year-old Gary Swank...
13:13, 06/27/2019

UPDATE 4-Amazon starts recruiting and leases office for Virginia 'HQ2' Amazon.com Inc on Monday said it had leased office space and posted several jobs for its second headquarters outside Washington, D.C., the start of more than a decade of investment and hiring that cities across North America had sought....
00:26, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 3-Amazon starts recruiting and leases office for Virginia 'HQ2' Amazon.com Inc on Monday said it had leased office space and posted several jobs for its second headquarters outside Washington, D.C., the start of more than a decade of investment and hiring that cities across North America had sought....
22:52, 04/29/2019

In Virginia Beach, a struggle to return to routine less than 72 hours after tragedy Virginia Beach residents try to piece together a sense of normalcy going back to work and school less than 72 hours after a gunman killed 12.        ...
00:26, 06/04/2019

UPDATE 2-Amazon starts recruiting and leases office for Virginia 'HQ2' Amazon.com Inc on Monday said it had leased office space and posted several jobs for its second headquarters outside Washington, D.C., the start of more than a decade of investment and hiring that cities across North America had sought....
20:39, 04/29/2019

Amazon reveals the truth on why it nixed New York and chose Virginia for its HQ2 Amazon reveals why the company nixed New York for Northern Virginia for its HQ2. Top on its list was the region's talent pipeline. The tech giant used data analysis, including CNBC's Top States for Business study, to make its decision....
16:52, 07/10/2019

Virginia couple charged with homicide in baby overdose death DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia couple has been charged in the death of a two-month-old baby from a suspected heroin and cocaine overdose. News outlets report a grand jury in Danville, Virginia, indicted 27-year-old Eugene Chandler Jr. and 26-year-ol...
17:26, 06/26/2019

Woodford Co. Man Held In Virginia On Child Sexual Exploitation Charges WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Kentucky State Police say a Woodford County man wanted on child sexual exploitation charges has been arrested in Virginia. Authorities said Don Lewis III was arrested Thursday evening by Fort Lee military police....
15:13, 06/22/2019

Virginia woman pleads no contest in toddler toilet death ROCKY MOUNT, Va. — A Virginia woman has pleaded no contest to charges in the death of her 1-year-old daughter who was found unresponsive lying in a toilet bowl. The Roanoke Times reports 30-year-old Tabitha Danielle Amos entered the plea Tuesday to c...
12:52, 07/17/2019

AP source: Florida lands Virginia Tech standout Blackshear GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A person familiar with the decision says former Virginia Tech forward Kerry Blackshear Jr. has chosen to transfer to Florida and will be eligible to play immediately. Blackshear’s paperwork is expected to be completed l...
03:52, 06/27/2019

A fierce desire to stay: looking at West Virginia through its people's eyes Photographer Matt Eich and poet Doug Van Gundy went to Webster county, West Virginia, to find a place where people still celebrate their communityTo render a humane portrait of West Virginia and its people is to promise disappointment. The poet Murie...
16:00, 05/07/2019

'Chevy or Ford' argument reportedly sparks Virginia shooting A Virginia man was arrested last week after he allegedly shot two people because he seemingly disagreed on a topic: which is better, a Chevy or a Ford?...
05:26, 05/02/2019

Suspect wanted in Virginia doctor’s slaying denies involvement An alleged Belizean gangster wanted in the slayings of a Virginia doctor and a tour guide in San Pedro insists his hands are “clean” in the cold-blooded murders, according to a report. Christian Espat, 23, turned himself in to police Thur...
19:26, 06/28/2019

Student Debt In terms of American exceptionalism, student loan debt stands out. No other country imposes the kind of costs on college and university students that the U.S. does, and nowhere else do loans cover so much of those costs. Experts think that the roughl...
22:00, 06/26/2019

Virginia woman sues Trump's DC hotel for $1 million in injury lawsuit A Virginia woman filed a lawsuit on Wednesday against President Donald Trump's Washington, DC, hotel and the US government, seeking $1 million over an injury she claims she suffered while staying at the property....
23:39, 06/12/2019

Police: City worker kills 12 in Virginia Beach; suspect dead VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a longtime city employee wielding a .45-caliber handgun with a suppressor fatally shot 12 people on three floors of a municipal building in Virginia Beach before police shot him. Four other people were wound...
07:52, 06/01/2019

U.S. reverses plans to call Flynn as witness in upcoming Virginia trial U.S. prosecutors have canceled plans to call President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn as witness in a trial involving Flynn's former business partner - an abrupt change that raises questions about Flynn's cooperation wi...
01:39, 07/10/2019

DeWayne Craddock was violent with co-workers before Virginia Beach shooting: report The gunman who shot dead 12 people at a Virginia Beach municipal building had been facing disciplinary action for a violent fight at work, according to a report. DeWayne Craddock, 40, was still employed as an engineer with the Department of Public Ut...
19:39, 06/02/2019

Virginia Beach gunman DeWayne Craddock quit job hours before massacre Virginia Beach gunman DeWayne Craddock had quit his city job just hours before launching his massacre, officials confirmed Sunday. Craddock, 40, emailed his two-weeks’ notice as a civil engineer on Friday morning — and just after 4 p.m la...
19:39, 06/02/2019