Authorities in Virginia are searching for a Marine who deserted his post in North Carolina and has since been named as a person of interest in the shooting death of his mother's boyfriend. News outlets report...
Police have removed an unauthorized camera and apparent tripwire device from the vicinity of a Confederate monument in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Authorities in Virginia say a woman has been charged with attempted murder after trying to kill her children.
A 93-year-old veteran from Virginia is finally getting a diploma, more than 75 years after World War II interrupted his education.
Authorities in Virginia are searching for a former Marine named as a person of interest in the shooting death of his mother's boyfriend.
Authorities in a Virginia county say an arrest has been made in connection with the weekend death of a man shot multiple times.
Radford University says a school employee responsible for at least some disappearing copies of the student-run newspaper in September was disciplined internally but won't face criminal charges.
Four black women who gained national attention in a recent book and movie for groundbreaking NASA work in Virginia during space-race years will receive special awards from Congress.
A man has been arrested in the death of a pedestrian struck by a car while crossing a Tidewater Virginia road.
Federal prosecutors are accusing a Virginia physician of performing unnecessary surgical procedures on women without their knowledge or consent.
Virginia Democrats are set to pick a new speaker of the House of Delegates after flipping control of the lower chamber.
The mother of a Virginia boy who died from severe starvation and neglect has been ordered to spend 20 years in prison.
Virginia Republicans have canceled a meeting where they were to present GOP-backed proposals to curb gun violence.
In Virginia, where political power has historically eluded black people, African Americans have just won unprecedented levels of clout.
A Texas man who allegedly had an online relationship with a 16-year-old Virginia girl has been charged with cyberstalking and threatening the girl's family following her suicide.
A federal appeals court in Virginia has denied a petition from InfoWars and other far-right defendants and is allowing a defamation lawsuit against them to continue.
Free press advocates in Virginia are concerned that a libel lawsuit between two Hollywood stars could set a bad precedent.
Several colleges and universities in Virginia will receive millions of dollars from the state to increase computer science graduate numbers as part of a deal with Amazon.
Virginia has received 18 requests for funding under a new pilot program that will dole out millions of dollars to reclaim abandoned coal mines.
A peanut company in southside Virginia is expanding operations.
A Virginia man has been sentenced to almost eight years in prison for allowing Longwood University students to regularly smoke marijuana in his weapon-filled home.
A Virginia man has been sentenced to 6.5 years in prison for cyberstalking his ex-girlfriends and sending nude photos of them to their families, friends and even a church.
A former FBI translator charged with altering transcripts after his own voice was caught on intercepts with terrorism suspects is expected to enter a guilty plea.
The slam of a courtroom door has led to time in the slammer for a Virginia woman.
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Most of the students who commit deadly school attacks were bullied, had a history of disciplinary trouble and their behavior concerned others, but wasn't reported.
Virginia House Speaker Kirk Cox says new blood is needed to lead Republicans after the GOP lost its two-decade old majority in the House of Delegates.
Another Virginia teen has been indicted in a fatal shooting of a 17-year-old.
Virginia Beach City Public School officials say elevated lead levels have been detected at 27 of its schools.
Voters in a southwest Virginia county have defeated a proposal that would have relocated their historic courthouse's functions to a vacant Kmart building in a strip mall.
The 63rd annual Veterans Day ceremony will be held Monday at the Virginia War Memorial.
Female candidates have again made gains across the country in what's a troubling signal for President Donald Trump ahead of his reelection bid.
President Donald Trump and his Republican supporters are insisting that no course correction is needed despite stinging Republican defeats in battleground suburbs and a Democrat on the verge of victory in the...
Republican Del. Nick Freitas will have to wait until next week for thousands of write-in ballots to be counted by hand before he learns the outcome of Tuesday's voting.
Police in Virginia have arrested two people after a teenage girl was stabbed to death after a fight.
A 60-foot (18-meter) blue spruce was cut down Wednesday during a ceremony in a forested canyon in northern New Mexico, starting a 2½ -week journey that will take it to the U.S. Capitol to be this year's Christmas tree.
Alabama's state tourism agency is being honored for its work promoting civil rights travel in 14 U.S. states.
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Two adults and two juveniles have been arrested after a shooting in a Walmart parking lot that left a man and a woman injured.
The Transportation Security Administration says a California man has been cited for having a gun loaded with three bullets in a carry-on bag at an airport in Virginia.
A wrong-way crash involving a police vehicle and a car in Virginia has left two people injured.
A Virginia man who stabbed another during a fight last year is now banned from the county where the crime happened.
Virginia Democrats are promising swift action on a host of liberal policy proposals now that they've taken control of the statehouse for the first time in more than two decades.
A Democratic candidate who lost a random drawing that determined control of the Virginia House of Delegates nearly two years ago has won a rematch against her Republican opponent.
The woman who lost her job after displaying her middle finger at President Donald Trump's motorcade has won a seat on a county board of supervisors in Virginia.
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Authorities in North Carolina say a Virginia woman has died of injuries suffered in a crash on Interstate 77.
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The remains of three people found in a charred pickup truck in Virginia appear to be connected to the deaths of two children in North Carolina.
The Virginia Department of Forestry says it's "peak week" for colorful fall foliage along the Blue Ridge Parkway.
A Virginia man has been charged with manslaughter in the death of his former girlfriend's 5-year-old son.
Police have charged a Virginia man with manslaughter and driving under the influence in a crash that killed his ex-girlfriend's 5-year-old son.
Virginians are deciding which party should control the statehouse in a widely watched contest that will test how voters feel about President Donald Trump and his possible impeachment.
By BILL BARROW Associated Press
A man who drove around Richmond's Capitol Square and approached the Executive Mansion without permission in 2018 has been sentenced to more than three months in jail.
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press
A broadcaster sued by Virginia's lieutenant governor after airing interviews from two women accusing him of sexual assault says his defamation lawsuit is an attempt to silence his accusers.
President Donald Trump is tweeting support for Republican candidates in Virginia ahead of the state's highly watched legislative elections.
A former employee of a Virginia nonprofit for disabled individuals has been given two life terms in prison for raping and impregnating women with mental disabilities.
People will have to catch fewer striped bass in waters along the East Coast next year.
A 33-year-old Virginia man is accused of abducting a 14-year-old girl and leading police on a car chase that ended in his arrest and the girl's return.
Virginia has added more than 300 acres to natural area preserves, including land near the Appalachian Trail.
Joe Biden is working on a national campaign of his own, but he made time for a trip to Virginia to rally party activists two days before a pivotal state election.
Police in Virginia have charged a man with stabbing four people at a pizza restaurant.
An 11-year-old boy from Virginia has been chosen to compete on the Food Network show "Chopped Junior."
Vice President Mike Pence has made a campaign swing through Virginia to try to shore up support for Republicans as they try to maintain control of the state legislature in Tuesday's election.
A 78-year-old Virginia man reported missing Thursday has been found dead about 80 miles northeast of Richmond.
By The Associated Press
U.S. Attorney Thomas Cullen is under consideration for a federal judgeship to fill a vacancy in U.S. District Court in Roanoke.
Police have arrested two men and are seeking a third in the killing of a 9-year-old girl who was fatally shot in a Richmond park.
By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer
The Washington Nationals are getting a hero's welcome home from a city that had been thirsting for a World Series championship for nearly a century.
There are no easy answers for Republicans in the Virginia suburbs.
Authorities in Virginia have accused a former police officer who investigated child pornography of possessing it.
Nearly 5,000 acres (2,023 hectares) of woodlands in northern Botetourt County is to become part of the Jefferson National Forest.
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Roughly 170 George Mason University students whose voter-registration applications were rejected will be allowed to cast ballots in Tuesday's elections.
Federal authorities say a man who was convicted of sexual abuse a child has now been found guilty of illegally coming back into the United States.
A fight between a wealthy investor and the state's biggest power company is helping fuel record-breaking fundraising in Virginia's closely watched legislative races.
A Catholic congregation of religious women that serves the elderly is leaving Virginia after 145 years. It's the seventh time in six years that the congregation has pulled out across the country because fewer women are...
Four companies within Sysco Corporation have agreed to pay more than $180,000 to settle claims of gender discrimination on the East Coast.
Virginia is getting its first industrial hemp fiber processing facility.
Police in Virginia have arrested a man they say caused a fatal multivehicle crash.
Forecasters have issued flash flood warnings and severe thunderstorm warnings for parts of the Washington area.
A city often characterized as a little uptight let some raw emotion, and many kegs of beer, flow freely as the Washington Nationals delivered the city's first World Series victory since 1924.
The Virginia woman whose 2-year-old son was found in a trash incinerator has been charged with murder in his death.
Authorities in Virginia say they are looking for a suspect who stabbed four people at a pizza shop, leaving one man in critical condition.
A voting-rights group has filed a lawsuit against Fairfax County seeking to reinstate roughly 170 voter-registration applications rejected from students at George Mason University.
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Fishing regulators say the state of Virginia allowed a Canadian-owned company that makes fish-oil supplements to defy catch limits for a tiny and oily fish in the Chesapeake Bay.
Virginia's attorney general has filed a new lawsuit over the opioid crisis, even as the top lawyers in some states are pushing to settle claims over powerful prescription painkillers.
Altria Group swung to a loss in the third quarter as it wrote down the value of its investment in e-cigarette maker Juul.
Storms raked across the central United States from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes ahead of an arctic blast that forecasters say could bring record cold to the South.
Virginia Commonwealth University has been awarded a $675,000 grant to help eight other schools develop substance abuse recovery programs.
A young whale has washed up dead in Virginia.
A private women's university in Virginia has announced a new policy allowing students who transition from female to male during their time at the school to graduate.
The security chief at the University of Virginia whose position was created in the aftermath of a torch-lit rally of white supremacists through campus has resigned.
A convicted drug dealer who weighs 750 pounds (340 kilograms) was sentenced to five years in prison during a hearing that was held in a courthouse loading dock as he lay on a stretcher inside an ambulance.
The number of home-schooled students in Virginia is rising.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is actively campaigning for Democratic legislative candidates ahead of Election Day.
A former top gymnastics coach has been charged with taking indecent liberties with a teenage athlete he was coaching.
The pilot who died when his plane crashed into a house in a New Jersey neighborhood is recalled as a retired New York cardiologist and skilled flier with decades of flight experience.
Country star and Grammy winner Marty Stuart will be the celebrity guest on the annual CSX Santa Train, which visits towns in Tennessee, Kentucky and Virginia in November to hand out gifts for families.
A Virginia woman who struck and killed three people with her car moments after texting an emoji to a friend will spend a year in jail.
The CEO of Virginia Commonwealth University's health system is retiring.
A Virginia jail's former head nurse has been sentenced to a year in prison for falsifying an incident report about injuries an inmate suffered in a beating by other prisoners.
America's eighth graders are falling behind in math and reading, while fourth graders are doing slightly better in reading. That's according to the latest results from the Nation's Report Card.
A Virginia woman accused of hitting and killing three people standing near a disabled car in 2018 has pleaded guilty.
A federal appeals court has rejected a request to reconsider a ruling that reinstated a lawsuit over a faulty background check that allowed a South Carolina man to buy the gun he used to kill nine people in a racist attack...
A former University of Virginia football player has been convicted of scamming investors out of $10 million.
Suffolk police have accused a man in the fatal shooting of his son in a parking lot outside a hospital emergency room.
Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard says federal authorities must release the findings of their investigation into the Saudi government's role in the Sept. 11 attacks.
A shipyard in Virginia has started to flood the drydock where the second aircraft carrier in a new class of carriers has been under construction.
The Coast Guard says two boaters from Rhode Island who had been reported missing last weekend have been found safe.
A contentious plan to build a natural gas pipeline compressor station in a historic African American community in Virginia is headed to a federal appeals court.
A Virginia company is planning to open a new production facility to make Champagne-style wines in the Old Dominion.
Authorities say a missing man found dead along a Virginia highway was shot to death.
Authorities are trying to determine what happened to a woman who was found dead at a campground on Virginia's eastern shore.
A man indicted for the 2018 murders of a Virginia woman and her son has made an initial court appearance.
Vice President Mike Pence is coming to central Virginia to promote President Donald Trump's trade policies.
Virginia State Police have filed charges against a truck driver from North Carolina after a crash that caused a six-hour shutdown on part of Interstate 81.
A federal judge has ordered Virginia to stop asking marriage applicants to identify themselves by race.
A state law that was passed in response to Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election will get another hearing in federal court.
Police in Washington have arrested a West Virginia man accused of selling $2,000 in fake World Series tickets.
Dominion Energy has issued a warning about scammers calling people in Virginia and claiming they owe money on their electric bill.
Police in Virginia have arrested two men in connection with a series of overdoses, including one that authorities say resulted in a death.
A show filmed in Richmond by celebrity chef Guy Fieri will air next month on the Food Network.