Six restaurants to try in Richmond, Va.

Almost as soon as the barstool next to mine at Saison was vacated, it was claimed by a man who closely mirrored the description that Richmond chef Jason Alley had provided of local diners drawn to new, inventive restaurants: He didn’t have much in the way of a neck, but he had plenty of...

Game Day ready: Best bets for fall football watching

These days, dedicated sports fans have come to expect more from their favorite game day watering holes than buckets of cheap lagers, baskets of generic fried bar food and a few loud big screens showing game action. While there’s no shortage of old-school sports bars in every region of the...

US employers added 173K jobs in Aug.; rate falls to 5.1%

WASHINGTON — The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve in deciding whether to raise interest rates from record lows later this month.

Right call on ‘ultimate crime’

Ninth Circuit Solicitor Scarlett Wilson announced Thursday that she will seek capital punishment for Dylann Roof, who is charged in the Emanuel AME Church massacre. It’s hard to imagine a crime more fitting for the death penalty.


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