Arlington cemetery offers a history beyond war

Nov 26, 2016

Arlington cemetery offers a history beyond war

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Arlington National Cemetery, final resting place for thousands of American soldiers and others who have served and sacrificed, isn’t just about the history of war. Yes, the rows and rows of white headstones tell war stories across the generations, honoring young soldiers killed in ...

Feds drop bribery case against ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell

Sep 9, 2016

Feds drop bribery case against ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell

Federal prosecutors dropped their corruption case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Thursday. Prosecutors indicated in court filings they do not want to pursue a second trial against the couple, a move that comes after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned McDonnell’s ...

Syracuse beats top-seeded Virginia

Mar 28, 2016

Syracuse beats top-seeded Virginia

Malachi Richardson and Syracuse scrapped and fought their way from the bubble to the Final Four. Richardson scored 21 of his 23 points in the second half, and Syracuse extended its improbable run with a 68-62 victory over top-seeded Virginia on Sunday. The Orange ...

Late bucket lifts Syracuse

Mar 26, 2016

Late bucket lifts Syracuse

Every part of it paid off for Syracuse. The Orange learned and persevered during a trying season. When Michael Gbinije and company got in trouble Friday night, they were ready. Gbinije made a go-ahead layup with 22 seconds left, and Syracuse advanced to its ...

Debate begins as selection committee reveals NCAA field

Mar 14, 2016

Debate begins as selection committee reveals NCAA field

A topsy-turvy season in college basketball delivered a few more twists when the brackets came out Sunday. Exhibit A: Oregon and Virginia are No. 1 seeds, while Michigan State is not. Exhibit B: Monmouth and Valparaiso aren’t part of March Madness, but Michigan and ...