Howard Jones, who pioneered in vitro fertilization in the United States at his medical clinic in Virginia, died July 31 at a hospital in Norfolk. He was 104.The cause was respiratory failure, the Eastern Virginia Medical School said in a statement. Read full article >>
CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. railroad Norfolk Southern Corp on Monday reported a lower quarterly net profit as coal freight shipments and fuel surcharge revenue fell, and said coal would continue to weigh on results this year. Like other...Show More Summary
Norfolk Southern is set to announce its second quarter 2015 results on Monday, July 27. The railroad operator is likely to report a decline in revenues and earnings as weak coal carloads impact the top line. According to Norfolk Southern's carloads report for the week ended June 27, its total carloads, including intermodal, declined 2.2%. Show More Summary
The official Norfolk State athletic website released the men's basketball schedule on Tuesday. Assuming the schedule is correct, Norfolk State will travel to Tuscaloosa for a game on January 2nd. This will presumably be Alabama's final non-conference game before SEC play begins.Norfolk State is a member of the MEAC (Mid-Eastern Athletic) conference. Show More Summary
At the Dirt Quake IV rally in King's Lynn, Norfolk, UK, Alan Birtwistle demonstrated how low he could go. With every pass, the track officials lowered the limbo pole just a bit lower. (Video Link) This should be incorporated into every motorcycle race. -via Jalopnik
Norfolk, Virginia (July 21, 2015) – Homes.com and RE/MAX, LLC (NYSE: RMAX) are renewing and expanding their long-standing technology and advertising agreement. RE/MAX has selected Homes.com to power the remax.com website and the RE/MAX suite of mobile applications through 2017, extending the relationship that began in 2005. Show More Summary
According to WTKR in Norfolk, Virginia, Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter was arrested over the weekend on charges of assault. Continue for updates. Hunter Remains in a Virginia Beach Jail Following Arrest Monday, July 20 Authorities in Virginia Beach, Virginia, arrested Hunter for his alleged involvement in a July 3 fight at a local bar. Show More Summary
Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, July 19, 2015 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing. • Funny On The Fly at The Comedy Zone • Charlotte Knights vs. Norfolk Tides at BB&T • Hoshicon at Sheraton Airport Plaza Hotel • Deniro Farrar at Chop Shop • Sunday Fun Day at Mint Museum Uptown
Norfolk, Virginia, police officers came into Ryan Kilgore's workplace, announced he was under arrest for production and possession of child pornography and handcuffed him. Then they got on the radio and told their headquarters they had Ryan Fultz in custody. Kilgore told them that wasn't him. At that point, they checked his ID and discovered they had the wrong Ryan.
On July 18, 1992 at Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, IBF junior welterweight champion Rafael Pineda, from San Cristobal, Colombia defended his title against WBC/WBA/IBF lightweight champion Pernell Whitaker, from Norfolk, Virginia. Pineda was…
Thanks to Abe Doumar's ingenious invention of his original waffle cone machine, every day can be ice cream day. The drive-in at Doumar's has been a touchstone of family life for generations living in Norfolk, Virginia. With pit cooked...Show More Summary
Being somewhat conventional, my parents brought me up with conventional views and being stuck in Norfolk, I have not got around to changing them. I was therefore a little surprised to discover I am now an extremist. The Home Office considers that 1950s opinions are “extremist” in 2015. Obviously most of us want to make life […]
THU 09The Sidleys Bethesda Urban Partnership’s summer concert series continues with rock music. 6-8 p.m. Veterans Park, Woodmont and Norfolk avenues, Bethesda. 301-215-6660. www.bethesda.org. Free.Trio Caliente The Latin trio performs as part of the City of Gaithersburg’s summer concert series. Show More Summary
Princess Charlotte of Cambridge was christened Sunday afternoon at St. Mary Magdalene, Sandringham, right by the Queen's estate in Norfolk. It was an intimate affair with only the Queen, Prince Philip, The Middletons, Waleses, and the god-parents (and spouses) present. Show More Summary
Princess Charlotte was christened today in the church where Diana Princess of Wales was baptized - St Mary Magdalene Church, on the Sandringham Estate Norfolk. The post Princess Charlotte is Christened! appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
Prince George is gonna be mad his little sister keeps taking things from his closet! Princess Charlotte's Christening took place on Sunday afternoon at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Norfolk, and her royal family members couldn't have looked cuter to celebrate her big day. Kate Middleton wore all white in honor of her daughter's step into the [...]
Back in the early 1990s when the kind old 17th Duke of Norfolk was special guest at prize-giving night at our school he remarked that in Islam one was allowed… Continue reading The post Polygamy could be the next sexual liberation campaign appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
I grew up in the 3rd largest city in Venezuela. When I moved to Norfolk, Nebraska in 1999, it was a bit of a culture shock. But I love that everyone in town knows who I am. Everywhere I go, I run into a friend. I have learned to appreciate the little things in life. Show More Summary
When Howard Belding Gill became the first Superintendent of the Norfolk State Prison Colony, presently known as the Massachusetts Correctional Institution at Norfolk, he created what became known as the first community prison in the United States. Show More Summary