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Virginia man home again as deportation fight continues

A northern Virginia man whose deportation to Israel was reversed last week is home again.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 8:01 PM EDT

FAA proposes $715,000 fine for Allegiant over engine work

Federal safety regulators want to fine Allegiant Air more than $715,000, saying the discount airline failed to properly fix an engine that put out hotter-than-normal exhaust fumes.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 6:13 PM EDT

Councilman faces call for resignation for Juneteenth message

The president of a northern Virginia NAACP branch is calling for a town councilman's resignation after he wrote a negative message on a Juneteenth proclamation rather than sign it.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 5:53 PM EDT

Police: Virginia student researched bombing on school laptop

Virginia prosecutors say a middle-schooler is charged with threatening to bomb his school and hurt a teacher after an administrator found disturbing web searches on a school-issued laptop.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 9:21 AM EDT

Top DC economic official to leave office for Amazon job

The top economic official for the city of Washington, D.C., is leaving his post to join Amazon.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 5:16 AM EDT

Virginia gov announces public talks on gun control

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is announcing a series of public talks his administration will host in the run up to a July 9 special session on gun laws.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 4:40 AM EDT

Artwork celebrates 'Virginia is for Lovers' 50th anniversary

A three-dimensional "LOVE" artwork will be traveling around Virginia this summer to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the state's "Virginia is for Lovers" slogan.

Friday, June 14th 2019, 4:32 AM EDT

Georgia Tech graduate voted to be school's next president

A graduate of Georgia Tech has been named its next president.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 7:40 PM EDT

Virginia Beach tries to dispel "rumors" about mass shooting

Officials in Virginia Beach are pushing back against what they describe as "rumors, innuendo, conflicting theories and speculation" about the recent mass shooting in a municipal building.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 5:16 PM EDT

Governor's company pays $404K to cover back taxes

A company owned by West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice's family has avoided a tax sale by paying more than $400,000 to cover back taxes.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 4:04 PM EDT

Trump administration reviewing foreign money to US colleges

By COLLIN BINKLEY AP Education Writer

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 2:48 PM EDT

Virginia Lt. Gov. lawyers ask for sex assault investigation

Lawyers for Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax have sent letters to prosecutors in three states asking them to open a criminal investigation into sexual assault allegations against him.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 9:47 AM EDT

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Thursday, June 13th 2019, 5:59 AM EDT

Virginia agency signs off on new solar energy projects

A Virginia agency has issued permits for three new solar projects.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 5:15 AM EDT

Street outside NASA's DC office renamed for 'Hidden Figures'

The street outside of NASA's headquarters in Washington, D.C., has been renamed "Hidden Figures Way" to honor the black female mathematicians who helped send humans to the moon.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 5:03 AM EDT

Teen pleads guilty to killing girl found buried in park

A Virginia teen has been convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend, who was found strangled and buried at a Mount Vernon-area park last year.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 4:31 AM EDT

Snake stows away in man's bag on trip to Hawaii from Florida

A snake stowed away in a man's bag and remained undetected until it completed the trip from Florida to Hawaii.

Thursday, June 13th 2019, 12:47 AM EDT

The Latest: Virginia GOP hopes to benefit from Morrissey win

The Latest on Virginia's primary elections (all times local):

Wednesday, June 12th 2019, 3:54 PM EDT

5-hour sentence for carrier who kept 5,000 pieces of mail

A Virginia judge sentenced a former letter carrier to five hours in jail after she hid more than 5,000 pieces of mail in her house.

Wednesday, June 12th 2019, 12:18 PM EDT

Virginia man will serve 18 years for killing brother-in-law

A Virginia man will serve almost 20 years in prison for shooting his brother-in-law while they were working at a construction site together.

Wednesday, June 12th 2019, 7:50 AM EDT

Planned Parenthood launches regional political group

Planned Parenthood says it is launching a regional political advocacy group to help protect abortion rights in Maryland, the District of Columbia and northern Virginia.

Wednesday, June 12th 2019, 3:42 AM EDT

Lots of surprises but no clear message from Virginia primary

Virginia's off-year elections later this year - when 140 legislative seats and partisan control of the Legislature is up for grabs - may signal what the rest of the country's mood will be in 2020. But a series of...

Wednesday, June 12th 2019, 2:58 AM EDT

Trump's July 4 plan has Washington scrambling to catch up

Independence Day is just over three weeks away, and nobody in Washington seems to know exactly what the July 4 celebrations in the nation's capital will look like.

Wednesday, June 12th 2019, 12:50 AM EDT

US Navy examines Hanford site for carrier's nuclear reactors

The U.S. Navy is launching a new study to examine whether to dispose of reactor compartments from its first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier at a site in Washington state.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 3:38 PM EDT

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Stelle Rose at Staunton Station Under Construction, Tours Available & Open for Booking

Stelle Rose at Staunton Station Under Construction, Tours Available & Open for Booking

After a decade of sitting empty, the train station in Staunton is getting new life.

C'Ville Nonprofit Offering Free, Educational Fashion Classes

C'Ville Nonprofit Offering Free, Educational Fashion Classes

Managing Love is offering free, educational fashion classes to teach people about the importance of up-cycling your clothing.

Dewberry Hotel on Downtown Mall to Become Luxury Apartment Building in C'Ville

Dewberry Hotel on Downtown Mall to Become Luxury Apartment Building in C'Ville

There’s new information about the abandoned Dewberry Hotel on Charlottesville's Downtown Mall.

Several Area Families Received Free Groceries Thanks to the Buffalo Soldiers of C'Ville

Several Area Families Received Free Groceries Thanks to the Buffalo Soldiers of C'Ville

Some families in Charlottesville have food on the table tonight after getting a few of their groceries for free.

International Symposium Welcomes Adapted Physical Activity Researchers to UVA Grounds

International Symposium Welcomes Adapted Physical Activity Researchers to UVA Grounds

Doctors from around the world visited the University of Virginia grounds on Saturday for the International Symposium of Adaptive Physical Activity.

Statewide Initiative Gives Women and Girls a Chance to Fly

Statewide Initiative Gives Women and Girls a Chance to Fly

Women from across the commonwealth took to the skies on Saturday to explore new heights in a potential piloting career.