McDonnell announces appointments
December 03, 2009 3:22 PM
Gov.-elect Bob McDonnell has begun announcing appointments to his administration, naming Chief Deputy Attorney General Martin Hunt as his chief of staff.
Ford, Tech and Wake Forest completing car-crash simulation of pregnant women
December 02, 2009 12:01 PM
The Virginia Tech-Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Ford Motor Co. are working together to create a computer-aided model of a pregnant woman for test crash simulations.
Virginia’s restaurant smoking ban takes effect today
December 01, 2009 11:01 AM
Smokers took their last puff in many Virginia restaurants last night.
Most couples haven’t discussed holiday shopping budget
November 24, 2009 11:17 AM
While most U.S. couples generally agree on how much to spend on holiday shopping, 55 percent have not discussed a budget for this year, according to a survey by McLean-based Capital One Financial Corp. on the financial habits of couples.