A Virginia man has been stopped with a handgun stuffed in his carry-on luggage at the international airport outside of Baltimore.
More people in North Carolina could soon qualify to have their criminal records wiped clean, thanks to a bipartisan bill loosening the requirements.
News reports say at least eight people were shot during a party in Virginia. It was not immediately known whether there were any fatalities.
Visitors to Virginia's scenic Blue Ridge Parkway had an estimated $1.3 billion economic impact last year in the park's various communities.
Authorities say the dead bodies of a man and a woman have been found inside a Virginia hotel room.
The University of Virginia's business school has received a $68 million donation from a former student.
Virginia State Police say a suspect in a Cumberland County homicide case has been taken into custody in North Carolina.
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Thousands have lost power in Maryland and northern Virginia after storms and a tornado blew through the area.
A new television series with Ethan Hawke starring as the fiery abolitionist John Brown is set to film in Virginia.
The Trump administration is withdrawing a proposal for freight trains to have at least two crew members, which was drafted in response to explosions of crude oil trains in the U.S. and Canada.
President Donald Trump is visiting Arlington National Cemetery a few days before Memorial Day to pay tribute to those who died in service to the United States.
A large trash collector in Virginia will use recycling bins that are partly made from recycled trash.
Officials say a man used an online dating website to steal not only a Georgia woman's heart but a big chunk of her money.
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A Virginia judge has ordered state police to release a redacted copy of their operational plans for the deadly 2017 white nationalist rally in Charlottesville.
The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is hosting open houses at five of its cold water fish hatcheries.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's rocky progress to redemption didn't get much of a boost Wednesday after a month's long investigation failed to determine whether he appears in a racist yearbook picture that almost...
The California man who became known as the "American Taliban" after his capture on an Afghanistan battlefield in late 2001 is on the cusp of release from prison.
Veterinarians and funeral homes in Virginia are rejecting the idea that pets should be buried with their owners after a recent case in which a dog was euthanized so it could lie next to her owner.
The young Californian who became known as the American Taliban after he was captured by U.S. forces in the invasion of Afghanistan is set to go free after nearly two decades in prison.
The convicted killer of two Virginia college students has been diagnosed with cancer.
The Latest on the results of an investigation into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (all times local):
A Virginia man who founded the defunct airline People Express has been indicted on fraud and tax evasion charges.
Old Dominion University and the Virginia chapter of the Sierra Club will host a town hall meeting on offshore wind development.
The findings of an investigation into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam are set to be released.
A Virginia man who weighs more than 900 pounds (410 kilograms) has pleaded guilty in a cocaine conspiracy case during a hearing held in a courthouse loading zone as he lay on a stretcher inside an ambulance.
A jury has found a northern Virginia man who once served as a colonel in the Somali Army responsible for torturing a man more than 30 years ago as part of a government campaign to repress its perceived enemies.
Scientists say the health of America's largest estuary declined last year due to the effects of record-breaking precipitation.
Ken Cuccinelli, the former attorney general of Virginia, will be joining the Trump administration.
A law firm has completed its investigation into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam.
Relatives of a Virginia man killed by police in 2017 are now suing the officers who shot him, saying they acted without regard for human life.
A Virginia man who previously headed the Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport has been indicted on charges related to the airport's loan to a defunct airline.
An arrest has been made in the death of a pit bull that was tied to a fence in a Virginia park, covered in accelerant and set on fire.
A Virginia software startup is expanding its operations and adding 40 new jobs.
Officials say a Marine jet has crashed in a wooded area in North Carolina, but the pilot ejected from the aircraft and was taken to a hospital.
A Virginia man who defrauded Medicare in a scheme using bogus DNA tests has been sentenced to prison.
A police report says a Virginia fugitive died from injuries suffered in a police chase in West Virginia.
A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit filed by women's health groups seeking to overturn restrictions on abortion providers in Virginia.
Four teenagers have been charged in an attack on a Virginia middle school student as she walked home from school.
The family of man who died while serving a sentence at a regional jail in Virginia says he begged jail officials for help in the weeks before his death.
More than 200 women have attended a town hall meeting to promote women of color running for local and statewide office in Virginia.
The 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy has a powerful significance for a small Virginia town.
Police in Virginia have charged a Charlottesville man with second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a man along the Rivanna River Trail.
A judge has dismissed contempt charges against two top administrators at a regional jail in Virginia after a clinician said the jail is doing the best it can with limited resources.
A 30-year-old Virginia man has been sentenced to a year in jail for grabbing the wrist of a restaurant employee and asking her to get into the trunk of his car.
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A 1780 letter from Alexander Hamilton to the Marquis de Lafayette stolen from the Massachusetts Archives decades ago has been found and now an effort is underway to get it back.
The federal appeals court has ruled the Trump administration acted in an "arbitrary and capricious" manner when it sought to end an Obama-era program that shields young immigrants from deportation.
A former CIA officer could get up to life in prison when he's sentenced on his conviction of spying for China.
A Virginia newspaper has found that more than half of the state's disorderly conduct charges were filed against black men and women.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has announced a new round of grant money available to help reclaim abandoned coal mines in southwest Virginia.
The Turkish fiancée of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi is asking U.S. lawmakers to launch an investigation into his killing and bring those responsible to justice.
The Latest on Chelsea Manning's refusal to testify before a grand jury investigating Wikileaks (all times local):
Former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning says she'll stay in jail "forever" rather than testify to a grand jury investigating Wikileaks.
The Latest on President Donald Trump's financial disclosure report providing a glimpse into how his hotels, resorts and other businesses fared last year (all times local):
As abortion opponents cheer the passage of fetal heartbeat laws and other bans on the procedure, abortion-rights groups have been waging a quieter battle in courthouses around the country to overturn less direct...
A U.S. Navy SEAL has pleaded guilty to hazing and assault charges for his role in the 2017 strangulation death of a U.S. Army Green Beret in Africa.
A Wyoming company has been cleared to sell a nearly $11 million Montana mansion.
A Virginia man has been sentenced to almost 16 years in prison for a robbery committed just days before he was honored for supposedly turning his life around after getting out of prison.
Police in Virginia say a note left on the body of a slain man was an attempt to misdirect investigators.
Virginia families who care for a loved one with disabilities or chronic conditions can apply for up to $400 in reimbursement for respite costs under a temporary voucher program.
A Virginia health care organization has announced a $300 million hospital expansion in Roanoke.
An English instructor at Auburn University in Alabama has been arrested in Virginia on child porn charges.
President Donald Trump's latest financial disclosure report is expected to provide a rare glimpse into whether his presidency has helped or hurt his hotels, golf resorts and other parts of his business empire.
One of four U.S. servicemen charged in the June 2017 death of a U.S. Army Green Beret in Africa plans to formally accept a plea deal.
A state panel has unanimously approved a request from a northern Virginia county to rename a highway that currently honors Confederate President Jefferson Davis.
Police in Virginia say three teens accused of defacing a Richmond high school and private property with racist and threatening graffiti in separate incidents are charged with felony vandalism.
The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection and Mountain Valley Pipeline have agreed the latter will pay $266,000 for environmental violations dating back to April 2018.
A county in Virginia is moving to lower the fees on concealed handgun permits.
The chief executive of Anne Arundel County, Maryland, is set to announce two new policies aimed at protecting the Chesapeake Bay.
Police in Virginia say a 17-month-old girl has died after being assaulted at a Richmond hotel.
Federal regulators say there will be a reduction this year in the harvest of a species of shark that is subject to commercial fishing.
Female military veterans serving in the House say they're setting up a caucus that advocates for women service members and veterans. That's because the population of women who serve or have served is climbing, and...
A federal judge has rescinded his own ruling that struck down a Virginia law that said only physicians may perform first-trimester abortions.
Federal authorities have released the identity of a hiker who was stabbed to death in an attack on the Appalachian Trail in southwestern Virginia.
Police say a Maryland man has been charged in the death of a Virginia man whose body was found in West Virginia.
A newly elected Virginia state House delegate who is Muslim said he was harassed by protesters and asked how he planned to implement Sharia law at his first town hall.
Authorities in Virginia have linked the slayings of two missing women and a missing teenage girl to a carnival worker who met the victims through the traveling show.
Virginia beat out Texas, Utah and New York to land a new office of a start-up credit card company.
A Virginia woman has been found dead in a bathtub at her Richmond home, and police are now investigating her death as a homicide.
Officials say that a tornado has damaged at least 34 homes and businesses in the southeastern Virginia city of Suffolk. But there have been no reports of injuries.
A northern Virginia man who served decades ago as a colonel in the Somali Army is facing accusations in a federal courtroom that he tortured and killed those perceived as enemies of the government.
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A federal judge has approved an unusual court transportation plan for a Virginia man who weighs more than 900 pounds.
A Washington, D.C., man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a District man whose body was found in woods in Virginia.
A group of Virginia state lawmakers are calling on Congress to find more money to improve safety along Interstate 81.
A wrongful death lawsuit filed in connection with the drowning of a 5-year-old Virginia boy in a septic tank has been settled with a $200,000 insurance payment to his parents and sister.
Federal authorities say a Massachusetts man has been arrested in a deadly stabbing along the Appalachian Trail in Virginia. One person was killed and another severely injured.