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Oscars Debut New Rules To Avoid Another Envelope Mix-Up

OSCARS DEBUT NEW RULES TO AVOID ANOTHER ENVELOPE MIX-UP

Last year's historic Best Picture debacle prompted the accounting firm responsible for the security of envelopes to come up with new...

Senator Tammy Duckworth Makes Historic Pregnancy Announcement

SENATOR TAMMY DUCKWORTH MAKES HISTORIC PREGNANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

In a few months, the Iraq War veteran is expected to become the first U.S. senator to give birth while in office.

 
 
 
Colleen Parker

COLLEEN PARKER

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2018 Education: Bachelor of Social Work, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2017 What...

Cousins' historic triple-double lifts Pelicans over Bulls

COUSINS' HISTORIC TRIPLE-DOUBLE LIFTS PELICANS OVER BULLS

DeMarcus Cousins had 44 points, 24 rebounds and 10 assists, Anthony Davis scored 34 points, and the New Orleans Pelicans rallied for...

 
 
 

THREE BILLS SUBMITTED TO VIRGINIA GENERAL ASSEMBLY DEAL WITH ANIMAL WELFARE

One bill up for consideration in the Virginia General Assembly would require the Virginia State Police to establish a database of people...

Blu-ray Review: Dunkirk

BLU-RAY REVIEW: DUNKIRK

Besides director Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk, this past summer saw the release of another historical-fact-based film, also boasting...

 
 
 
The iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus sold harder in Q4 than their predecessors

THE IPHONE X, 8 AND 8 PLUS SOLD HARDER IN Q4 THAN THEIR PREDECESSORS

We just had a research firm show a historically low level of interest in Apple's newest iPhones at AT&T, Verizon, or Sprint, and now...

MVRDV References Moscow's Historic Architecture with Competition-Winning Mixed-Use Design

MVRDV REFERENCES MOSCOW'S HISTORIC ARCHITECTURE WITH COMPETITION-WINNING MIXED-USE DESIGN

Winter Street View. Image © MVRDV MVRDV has been selected as the winner of an international competition for a new mixed-use complex...

 
 
 
The Insane Dirt Drags of West Virginia

THE INSANE DIRT DRAGS OF WEST VIRGINIA

News Grass-roots drag racing puts nitromethane heat in a Southern summer. Top Fuel dirt drags are possibly the weirdest, wildest subset...

WTF Are Mulling Spices, and Why Don't We Use Them More?

WTF ARE MULLING SPICES, AND WHY DON'T WE USE THEM MORE?

The origins of mulled wine are murky, but the concept (masking subpar hooch with spice-rack staples) is as old as time. Greeks and...

 
 
 
The Reason Julia Louis-Dreyfus Wasn't at the SAG Awards For Her Historic Win

THE REASON JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS WASN'T AT THE SAG AWARDS FOR HER HISTORIC WIN

Julia Louis-Dreyfus won big at the SAG Awards on Sunday night, but wasn't there when her name was called for outstanding performance...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Comments On MeToo Are Honestly Perfect

RUTH BADER GINSBURG'S COMMENTS ON METOO ARE HONESTLY PERFECT

On Jan. 20 and 21, hundreds of thousands of women across the country stepped out and marched for the first anniversary of 2017's historic...

 
 
 
Carter, Bolden lead No. 6 West Virginia over Texas 86-51

CARTER, BOLDEN LEAD NO. 6 WEST VIRGINIA OVER TEXAS 86-51

Jevon Carter scores 22 points to spur No. 6 West Virginia past Texas 86-51

Battlefield 1's final DLC, Apocalypse, thunders in next month

BATTLEFIELD 1'S FINAL DLC, APOCALYPSE, THUNDERS IN NEXT MONTH

All good things must come to an end. Not to imply that World War 1 was good in the slightest, but the fanciful and oft-spectacular...

 
 
 
Women's marches and other protests mark the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump's inauguration

WOMEN'S MARCHES AND OTHER PROTESTS MARK THE ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF DONALD TRUMP'S INAUGURATION

This weekend marks the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump's sparsely-attended inauguration in Washington, DC, and the historically...

Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payouts

BIG TOWERS TO RISE NEAR HISTORIC JAMESTOWN: $90M IN PAYOUTS

NORFOLK, Va. - A big change is looming on the horizon near Jamestown Island, site of Britain's first permanent settlement in North...

 
 
 
10 Women's March Speakers Who Will Get You So Excited For This Year's Event

10 WOMEN'S MARCH SPEAKERS WHO WILL GET YOU SO EXCITED FOR THIS YEAR'S EVENT

One year after the historic Women's March, which took place in many cities across the U.S. and abroad on Jan. 21, 2017, the resistance...

Trump Winery Wants to Hire More Foreign Workers

TRUMP WINERY WANTS TO HIRE MORE FOREIGN WORKERS

POTUS has frequently criticized companies for not hiring Americans The Virginia winery bearing POTUS's name needs more hands to harvest...

 
 
 
Go inside the North Korean ski field where South Korea will join the North for Winter Olympics training

GO INSIDE THE NORTH KOREAN SKI FIELD WHERE SOUTH KOREA WILL JOIN THE NORTH FOR WINTER OLYMPICS TRAINING

Jean H. Lee/Getty Images As part of historic talks, North and South Korea have agreed to participate in joint ski training at North...

‘It's not good design:' Fine Arts Commission critical of Smithsonian's plan

‘IT'S NOT GOOD DESIGN:' FINE ARTS COMMISSION CRITICAL OF SMITHSONIAN'S PLAN

Remember the renderings of the space-age sloping plaza that the Smithsonian introduced three years ago when it revealed its plan to...