City Councilors have given a green light for a loan that helps the downtown area to market itself. Bob Stroh (pictured) and other members of the Downtown Business Association will spend $55,000 on a consultant. Stroh says the goal is to make the downtown business district more competitive with local shopping centers.
Virginia continues their undefeated season with a 70-54 win.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.
The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."