At a local YMCA, 87-year-old Bob Armour swims his 4,000th mile. But he still hasn't reached his lifelong goal: figuring out how to shake that last little bit of water out of his ears.
CarMax splits from its parent corporation, Richmond-based Circuit City, becoming its own publicly traded company. CarMax executives inform Wall Street brokers that there will be no haggling over the stock price.
Richmond firefighters save a 3-year-old girl after she accidentally eats enough anti-depressants to kill her. She is alive. And, we suspect, happy.
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