Woman with gun arrested after dance competition at school

Richmond police have arrested a woman who allegedly pulled out a gun during a fight after a dance competition at a local high school.

Sunday, March 24th 2019, 12:14 PM EDT

Chelsea Manning supporters demand her release from solitary

Supporters of Chelsea Manning have called for her release from prolonged solitary confinement at a Virginia jail, but an official disputes that she's being held in those conditions.

Sunday, March 24th 2019, 11:30 AM EDT

State police special agent convicted of bribery, obstruction

A Virginia State Police special agent accused of having inappropriate relationships with women who were confidential informants has been convicted of federal charges.

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 7:01 PM EDT

Gymnastics coach arrested for sexual relationship with teen

A Virginia gymnastics coach has been arrested for allegedly having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a teenage girl.

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 3:17 PM EDT

AAA asks Virginia to give handheld cellphone ban another try

A proposal to ban Virginia motorists from holding cellphones while driving may get a second chance.

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 2:41 PM EDT

Virginia police officer charged with soliciting a minor

A Virginia police officer has been charged with soliciting a minor online for sex.

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 10:45 AM EDT

Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia news

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Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 6:00 AM EDT

Paddlers can access Potomac when Trump visits his golf club

Water sports enthusiasts will get more opportunities to paddle the Potomac River near the Trump National Golf Club in northern Virginia even when the president is visiting the property.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 5:48 PM EDT

Judge dismisses water researcher's defamation lawsuit

A judge has ruled that a Virginia Tech researcher who helped expose the Flint, Michigan, water crisis can't silence critics with a federal defamation lawsuit.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 5:08 PM EDT

Democrats' 2020 nominating fight turns in the GOP-run South

The Democrats' road back to the White House runs through the Republican-run South, and not just in the early nominating state of South Carolina.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 4:48 PM EDT

William & Mary football player killed in Norfolk shooting

A William & Mary football player has been killed in a Norfolk shooting.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 3:48 PM EDT

Virginian-Pilot, Daily Press editor leaving newspapers

The Virginian-Pilot and Daily Press newspapers' top editor is leaving amid restructuring at the publications.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 2:15 PM EDT

Holtby says he won't go with Capitals to White House

Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby said Friday he will not join his teammates next week for a White House celebration of their Stanley Cup championship.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 2:11 PM EDT

Coast Guard offloads 27,000 pounds of seized cocaine

The U.S. Coast Guard is offloading more than 27,000 pounds (12247kilo grams) of cocaine in Miami Beach that was seized in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 9:51 AM EDT

Racist threat closes schools in Charlottesville, Virginia

Public schools in Charlottesville, Virginia, remain closed as authorities investigate a racist threat that was posted online.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 7:19 AM EDT

Virginia sinkhole partly closes memorial parkway near DC

Authorities in Virginia say a large sinkhole has closed the northbound lanes of the George Washington Memorial Parkway near Interstate 495, which encircles Washington, D.C.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 7:11 AM EDT

Northam vetoes switchblade bill allowing out-of-state buyers

Would-be makers of switchblades in Virginia are out of luck.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 4:23 AM EDT

Man charged in shooting of Virginia sheriff's deputy

Authorities say a suspect in the shooting of a Virginia sheriff's deputy has been arrested in North Carolina.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 6:47 PM EDT

Ole Miss leader agrees Confederate statue should be moved

The University of Mississippi's leader says he agrees that a Confederate soldier monument should be moved from its current spot on campus.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 5:07 PM EDT

Police say sixth suspect arrested in MS-13 killing

Maryland authorities say a sixth suspect has been charged in the gang-related killing of a 16-year-old boy.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 3:15 PM EDT

The bump stock ban is just days away; what will owners do?

Bump stocks - the attachment used by the killer during the 2017 Las Vegas massacre to make his weapons fire rapidly like machine guns - will become illegal in the U.S. next week.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 1:06 PM EDT

Virginia pension fund in trouble if market meltdown hits

A recent state report has found that Virginia's pension fund is in a worse position to handle a market meltdown than it was before the Great Recession.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 11:54 AM EDT

Crews finally dig out Skyline Drive after storms, shutdown

Crews are finally digging out a 40-mile stretch of Virginia's scenic Skyline Drive after a series of winter storms closed it for more than four months.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 11:54 AM EDT

NTSB: Impaired truck driver likely cause of GOP train crash

Federal investigators say a trash truck driver was likely under the influence of marijuana and anti-seizure medication when his vehicle was struck by an Amtrak train carrying Republican lawmakers in Virginia last year.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 11:46 AM EDT

State was already probing safety of ramp when bus crashed

Virginia highway safety officials were already investigating the safety of an exit ramp along Interstate 95 when a charter bus overturned along it Tuesday, killing two people and injuring more.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 8:06 AM EDT

Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia news

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Thursday, March 21st 2019, 6:02 AM EDT

Northam signs bill to lower taxes on tampons, diapers

Virginians will soon be paying fewer taxes on tampons and diapers.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 4:30 AM EDT

Ex-congressional candidate says she'll run again from prison

A former congressional candidate in Virginia says she running for Congress again even though she'll be in federal prison.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 4:30 AM EDT

Judge approves settlement in jail death of mentally ill man

A $3 million settlement for the family of a mentally ill man who died in jail after being arrested for stealing $5 in snacks has been approved by a judge who called his death "shameful."

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 4:26 AM EDT

With black lung fund in jeopardy, taxpayers could foot bill

The Trump administration and coal industry allies are insisting that a federal black lung trust fund will continue paying benefits to sick miners despite a drastic cut in funding. But the expected shortfalls will be...

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 5:54 PM EDT
CHS Black Student Union to Lead Walkout for Racial Justice

CHS Black Student Union to Lead Walkout for Racial Justice

Students at Charlottesville High School are walking out of class to demand city school officials address racism.

VSP Investigating Fatal Crash on Interstate 64

VSP Investigating Fatal Crash on Interstate 64

Virginia State Police say a driver died Sunday after crashing into the rear of a tractor and trailer on I-64 in Louisa County.

PVCC Expanding Car-Loaning Program

PVCC Expanding Car-Loaning Program

The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors is helping Piedmont Virginia Community College expand a program that provides reliable cars for students.

Central Virginia United Methodist Churches are Bowling for A Good Cause

Central Virginia United Methodist Churches are Bowling for A Good Cause

United Methodists across central Virginia are knocking down bowling pins to raise money for a new apartment complex that hopes to house people with intellectual disabilities.

The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative Creates Interactive Map of City Murals

The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative Creates Interactive Map of City Murals

Thanks to a new interactive mural map, you can easily pinpoint a mural's exact location in Charlottesville and Albemarle County while learning more about the artwork itself.

VSP IDs Victim in Fatal Three-Vehicle Crash on I-64 Louisa County

VSP IDs Victim in Fatal Three-Vehicle Crash on I-64 Louisa County

Virginia State Police responded to a three-vehicle crash with a confirmed fatality on I-64 Sunday. Kenneth T. Owens died at the scene.