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UAW Factory Workers Ratify Deal, Will End Volvo Truck Strike
A difference of 17 votes ratified the deal.
Jul 15th, 2021
Judge Says Salvage Firm Can Recover Titanic's Telegraph Machine
Recovering the telegraph “will contribute to the legacy left by the indelible loss of the Titanic."
May 19th, 2020
Food & Beverage
Fish-Oil Firm Keeps 'Sustainable' Label
This is despite controversy over catch limit defiance.
Apr 3rd, 2020
'Hidden Figures' Mathematician Dies
She was 101.
Feb 24th, 2020
Titanic's Iconic Telegraph Machine
It transmitted the doomed ship's increasingly frantic distress calls.
Feb 21st, 2020
Food & Beverage
Virginia Let Company Defy Fishing Limits in Bay
The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission voted to find Virginia out of compliance because the state didn't enact a new harvest cap for a fish called menhaden.
Nov 1st, 2019
Massive Cranes Arrive in U.S.
Standing 170 feet tall, the Chinese-made gantry cranes towered over the ship that carried them through the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay.
Jan 7th, 2019
Norfolk Southern Moving to Atlanta
The move reflects a trend among larger companies moving to major cities for deeper pools of talent, busier airports and other amenities.
Dec 13th, 2018
Startup to Launch Satellites from Virginia
Rocket Lab is setting up in Virginia at a time of unprecedented growth in the use of smaller and relatively inexpensive satellites.
Oct 19th, 2018
Oyster War Heats Up
Homeowners say the growing number of oystermen — dressed in waders and often tending cages of shellfish — spoil their views and invade their privacy.
May 2nd, 2017
2 Dead After Plant Shooting
Officers received a call of shots fired at 6:02 a.m. Tuesday and arrived two minutes later. But by that time, the perpetrator had fired 10 rounds.
Oct 26th, 2016
Cruelty at Chicken Farm Prompts Firings
Christine Daugherty, a Tyson vice president, wrote in a statement that she was "outraged."
Aug 12th, 2016