Virginia Department of Transportation. (Courtesy www.virginiadot.org)

$27m awarded to replace two Va. bridges

The Commonwealth Transportation Board granted two contracts to replace the James River bridge on U.S. Route 501 and the U.S. Route 1 bridge.

Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Greg Holland and catcher Salvador Perez celebrate after defeating against the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 in Game 4 of the American League baseball championship series Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Royals advance to the World Series. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Royals beat Orioles, World Series bound

After nearly three decades spent trying to return to the playoffs, Kansas City is taking its perfect postseason ride all the way to the Worl…