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  • News

    December 5, 2013

    The Cult of Lloyd Irvin

    A top UFC trainer builds a house of champions. Allegations of psychological and sexual abuse tear it down.

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2008

    Moniker Deathmatch: Local Rapper Pikahsso Has Some Competition...

    Hey, look! I'm a! Uh-oh. We just got word that there’s a rapper from Newport News, Va., who calls himself P.I.C.A.S.So--which is pronounced exactly the same as the name of local celestial brain phunkmaster Pikahsso. One big difference: Newport News' is a born-again Chr ... More >>

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    January 17, 2008
  • Blogs

    January 10, 2008

    Rescuing Michael Vick's Dog House

    Michael Vick's home, which a local man would like to turn into an animal shelter A Friend of Unfair Park sends us this fascinating local tie-in to the Michael Vick saga: Frisco's Michael Morford, who has extensive nonprofit experience, is heading up an organization that's trying to buy the (former?) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2008

    Pastor Tony Evans Is Not Giving Away English Bulldogs

    Pastor Tony Evans of the Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship Church For the last several days, the Daily Press in Newport News, Virginia, has been running classified ads in which free English Bulldog pups are being offered. Only, once you respond to the e-mail address at the bottom, you get another instructi ... More >>

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    March 6, 2003
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    January 27, 2000

    Letters to the editor

    From the week of Jan. 27

  • News

    January 26, 1995

    Death Row Granny

    Bettie Beets killed two husbands. Now she's likely to become the first woman the state of Texas has ever executed

  • News

    November 10, 1994

    King of kosher

    Groceries find they have to capitulate to Rabbi Shawel or risk kosher limbo