APM Terminals makes Portsmouth its Americas headquarters
November 14, 2008 11:37 AM
APM Terminals is relocating its Americas headquarters to Portsmouth, where last year it opened a $450 million marine terminal.
Genworth struggles continue
November 12, 2008 12:07 PM
Genworth Financial Inc.’s troubles continued Tuesday after one of its units revealed it was no longer eligible to participate in a federal program to sell commercial paper, a source of short-term capital for companies.
Circuit City files for bankruptcy
November 10, 2008 11:11 AM
Struggling electronics retailer Circuit City Stores Inc. filed for bankruptcy Monday morning, less than a week after it announced it would close a fifth of its stores and days after it laid off 700 people at its Henrico County headquarters.
Virginia goes blue
November 05, 2008 11:09 AM
Virginia chose Barack Obama to become the 44th president of the U.S. on Tuesday, choosing a Democratic presidential nominee for the first time since 1964.
40 percent of voters cast ballots by 10 a.m.
November 04, 2008 5:33 PM
By 10 a.m. today, about 40 percent of Virginia's registered voters had cast their ballots, according to state elections officials.
Circuit City to close 155 stores
November 03, 2008 11:26 AM
Electronics retailer Circuit City Stores Inc. announced Monday it will close 155 stores and lay off 17 percent of its work force.