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Anxious Ferguson endures another day awaiting grand jury verdict

Anxious Ferguson endures another day awaiting grand jury verdict

Anxious residents of a St. Louis suburb Sunday awaited a grand jury's decision on whether to bring criminal charges against a white police...

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Iran, powers set to miss nuclear talks deadline, seek extension

British PM Cameron's party says likely to fail to cut immigration

Suicide bomber kills 40 at volleyball match in Afghanistan

Iraqi forces say retake two towns from Islamic State

Russia says to tighten ties with Georgian breakaway region of Abkhazia

Egypt could send troops to a Palestinian state to help out: paper

Fighters from Syrian al Qaeda wing close in on Shi'ite village: monitor

Over 25 killed in attack on Nigerian fishing community

Irish police given names of suspected IRA sex abusers: newspaper

Putin says Russia not isolated over Ukraine, blames West for frosty ties

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New master plan at William and Mary proposes new facilities, modernization

WILLIAMSBURG – Officials at the College of William and Mary on Friday unveiled a new master facilities plan that, if approved, will...

COLUMN: An inventor never stops

Apparently, research professors, like old soldiers, never die. They don't even fade away. They just keep busy in their laboratories, and...

Hospice House of Williamsburg offers support around holidays for those struggling with loss

The holidays are supposed to be the happiest time of year. Parties and other social gatherings with friends and family abound and there is...

W&M Law School gets big gift from 1979 graduate

WILLIAMSBURG — A Norfolk Southern executive has given William and Mary's Law School its largest single donation ever to help build a...

Williamsburg Landing recognized by James City County

Williamsburg Landing was recently recognized with the 2014 Captain John Smith Award by the county, presented to organizations that have made...

JCC-Bruton Fire Dept. extinguishes chemical fire at Toano manufacturer

TOANO – A small chemical fire at Greystone Manufacturing was contained in about ten minutes by the James City-Bruton Volunteer Fire...

EDITORIAL: Re imagine history tourism

It's easy to get lost in the zeros when a number like $600,000,000 lands in your inbox. Colonial Williamsburg's just announced fundraising...

The state of Williamsburg? Resilient, according to mayor

In a wide-ranging address that spanned the city's nest egg to the fourth middle school, Mayor Clyde Haulman told a hundred or so people...

Man pleads out on computer threats

WILLIAMSBURG — A man who threatened to burn down a local apartment complex pleaded, guilty Friday to three misdemeanor charges and was...

Colonial Williamsburg to announce $600 million fundraising campaign

WILLLIAMSBURG - The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation announced a $600 million fundraising campaign Friday that will benefit its missions...

Treasurer retiring to pursue matrimony

WILLIAMSBURG — Williamsburg/James City County Treasurer Ann Davis is retiring from the position she's held for 16 years, ending 29...

Chimney, attic fire damages 2 units at Powhatan Plantation time shares

JAMES CITY - Firefighters spent more than two hours fighting a blaze at the Powhatan Plantion timeshares Wednesday night.

Mason rates high with Sierra Club

WILLIAMSBURG — Del. Monty Mason, D-Williamsburg, received a 100 percent rating from the Virginia Chapter of the Sierra Club, the group...

Williamsburg grand jury hands down 50-plus indictments

WILLIAMSBURG — Nearly five dozen indictments against 39 defendants were handed down Wednesday by a grand jury, including indictments...

Former MLB Umpire Al Clark to sign book in Williamsburg Saturday, Dec. 6.

WILLIAMSBURG — Former Major League Baseball Umpire Al Clark will have a book signing event Saturday, Dec. 6 to promote his book...

Williamsburg planners OK apartments at hotel against city staff recommendation

If you're going to fight city hall, it helps to have good friends.

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