Posts tagged "virginia"

Earthquake Rocks East Coast

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck Virginia, sending ripples from Washington, D.C. to New York City to Boston to Cleveland, around 1:50 p.m. this afternoon. The whole Frisky office here in NYC…

Jessica Wakeman | August 23, 2011 - 3:10 pm

Today’s Lady News: Virginia’s Abortion Clinics Are Totally Screwed

Virginia’s governor has signed into law a bill which requires abortion clinics meet the same regulations as hospitals — despite the fact they offer different types of services. Abortion…

Jessica Wakeman | March 29, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Teresa Lewis To Be The First Woman Executed In 5 Years

Tomorrow the United States will execute Teresa Lewis, 41, the first woman to be put to death in the last five years, by lethal injection. In 2002, Lewis left the…

Jessica Wakeman | September 22, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Virginia Is For Frowners

People with ugly driver’s license photos, the state of Virginia feels your pain. The Department of Motor Vehicles in Virginia banned smiles—yes, smiles—and ordered all new photo-takers to make a…

Jessica Wakeman | May 28, 2009 - 6:30 pm

Loving & Marriage

Mildred Loving, the aptly named civil rights leader and last victim to be criminally tried for interracial marriage, passed away last Friday, at the age of 68. In 1958, she…

Simcha | May 6, 2008 - 7:30 pm
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