Obama nominates Gibney to U.S. District Court
April 15, 2010 2:27 PM
President Barack Obama has nominated John A. Gibney, a Richmond attorney with ThompsonMcMullan, to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
20 firms in Virginia make Fortune 500 list
April 15, 2010 12:40 PM
Virginia has two more Fortune 500 firms than it did last year with help from SAIC's decision to move its headquarters to McLean.
Chesapeake blue crab population soars again
April 14, 2010 3:14 PM
The Chesapeake Bay blue crab population surged again, two years after Virginia and Maryland implemented stringent restrictions on crabbing.
McDonnell wants to reinstate employer tax deduction
April 13, 2010 1:52 PM
Gov. Bob McDonnell will propose reinstating a tax deduction for Virginia employers in the biennial budget.
Dominion announces $1.1 million in environmental grants
April 13, 2010 11:00 AM
Dominion Resources is spending $1.1 million on 90 environmental projects and organizations in honor of Earth Day.
Commercial real estate round up, 4/12/10
April 12, 2010 5:52 PM
Towers Crescent, the newest office building at Tysons Corner, has attracted a major tenant. This and other real estate news from around the state:
DynCorp to be bought by Cerberus Capital
April 12, 2010 1:35 PM
Falls Church-based DynCorp International has entered a definitive agreement to be bought by private investment firm Cerberus Capital Management for $1.5 billion including assumption of debt.