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VA’s Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday Returns Friday


It’s time to make your shopping list because Virginia’s popular sales tax holiday for clothing, footwear, and school and office supplies begins Friday. More>>

McDonnell Corruption Trial Day 2


The jury is now in place and opening statements are underway in the corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen. More>>

ABC Internal Investigation Leads to Guilty Plea


A former VA Department of ABC employee charged with embezzling more than $238,000 has pled guilty following an internal investigation. More>>

Senate Dems Seek to Split GOP on Export Bank


Democratic Sens. Mary Landrieu and Mark Warner are building campaign events around the Export-Import Bank’s proposed reauthorization. More>>

McDonnell Corruption Trial Begins Video included

Updated: Jul 28, 2014 09:19 PM

A jury has been selected for the corruption trial of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife. More>>

VA’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional Video included


Virginia's same-sex marriage ban was overturned Monday in Richmond. More>>

Banjo, Fiddle Contests set for VA State Fair


The State Fair of Virginia is seeking banjo players and fiddlers for a contest. More>>

Warner: Export-Import Bank Supports VA Port Jobs


Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Warner says the U.S. Export-Import Bank helps support thousands of jobs in Virginia and needs to be reauthorized. More>>

Latest Demographic Profiles Show Disparities Among VA Regions


Looking at VA as made up of eight regions shows that the median household income in Northern VA of $102,499 is almost double and, in some places, triple that of other areas in the state. More>>

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