Tomorrow is World TB day, and the Virginia Department of Health says it is important that we know -- despite declining numbers -- the disease is still around and potentially deadly.
Articles by Charles Fishburne
Two patients with acute leukemia are responding well to the first stem cell transplants in Virginia. As Charles Fishburne reports, the procedures were performed at UVA using cells from the umbilical cord following a birth, a procedure that avoids the controversy surrounding embryonic stem cell research.
Massey Cancer Center, Not UVA Was First in the State in Umbilical Cord Stem Cell Transplants
Federal prosecutors say seven people have been charged in connection with a violent jewelry-theft ring based in Richmond.
VCU’s winning coach Shaka Smart has turned down another head coaching job at a major college and says he is not pursuing other offers.
Virginia is the best state in the nation in which to make a living, according to a new survey by MoneyRates.com.
The Southern Environmental Law Center goes to court today to fight a proposed bypass near Charlotte, North Carolina that could affect the way Virginia and other states meet their environmental obligations.
Long-time Virginia ACLU Excutive Director Kent Willis is leaving his post after 25 years. The ACLU announced yesterday Willis told it of his intent to leave last fall, and it subsequently launched a nationwide search for a successor. Charles Fishburne talked with him about his legacy.
Dominion Virginia Power yesterday formally told the federal government it is interested in leasing areas off the Virginia coast to develop wind energy...but as Charles Fishburne reports, it is not a commitment.... and construction... if it happens, could be many years away.
The Virginia Center for Wind Energy at James Madison University hosted the first annual “Kidwind Challenge” over the weekend As Charles Fishburne tells us in this WCVE Science Matters report, middle and high school teams from around the state brought their projects -- and their new knowledge about wind power -- to the Science Museum of Virginia.