State investigating over-the-counter male enhancement pill
State investigating over-the-counter male enhancement pill

Virginia state health officials are investigating reports that an over-the-counter male enhancement pill sold at convenience stores and gas stations is sending men to the hospital with very low blood sugar levels.

1 hr 7 mins ago
Judge refuses to free extremists who attacked protesters
Judge refuses to free extremists who attacked protesters

A federal judge has refused to free members of a white supremacist group on bond while they appeal their convictions and prison sentences for attacking protesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.

14 hrs 36 mins ago
Convicted ex-Christie allies make case to Supreme Court
Convicted ex-Christie allies make case to Supreme Court

Onetime allies of former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are making their case to the U.S. Supreme Court for why their convictions in the so-called "Bridgegate" case should be thrown out.

14 hrs 44 mins ago
Racist yearbook photo investigation cost nearly $368,000
Racist yearbook photo investigation cost nearly $368,000

A law firm's investigation into whether Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam appeared in a racist yearbook photo cost nearly $368,000.

15 hrs ago
Virginia Democrats see surge in campaign fundraising
Virginia Democrats see surge in campaign fundraising

Virginia Democrats are outraising Republicans in the lead up to a closely watched legislative election.

19 hrs 16 mins ago
Virginia governor sets 100% renewable energy goal for 2050
Virginia governor sets 100% renewable energy goal for 2050

Gov. Ralph Northam has issued an executive order setting a goal for Virginia to produce 100% of its electricity from carbon-free sources by 2050.

19 hrs 36 mins ago
Virginia man who fled police car is caught in Pennsylvania
Virginia man who fled police car is caught in Pennsylvania

Authorities in Pennsylvania have caught a Virginia man wanted on drug charges who escaped police custody almost a month ago.

20 hrs 48 mins ago
Remains of Virginia woman who disappeared in 2017 identified
Remains of Virginia woman who disappeared in 2017 identified

Authorities in Virginia say that human remains found this summer have been identified as a 77-year-old woman with dementia who went missing more than two years ago.

21 hrs 45 mins ago
Single tickets for 'Hamilton' in Virginia on sale next week
Single tickets for 'Hamilton' in Virginia on sale next week

Single-ticket sales for local runs of the blockbuster musical "Hamilton" in Richmond and Norfolk go on sale next week.

Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 5:04 AM EDT
Lottery official says gaming machines eating away profits
Lottery official says gaming machines eating away profits

A Virginia lottery official is warning that unregulated gaming machines popping up in bars and convenience stores could hurt sales and cost the state millions in money used for public education.

Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 5:04 AM EDT
Officials: 2 adults, juvenile killed in Virginia house fire
Officials: 2 adults, juvenile killed in Virginia house fire

Virginia State Police say the bodies of two adults and a juvenile have been found in the debris of a house fire.

Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 5:00 AM EDT
Lawyers say leaks prosecution violates freedom of the press
Lawyers say leaks prosecution violates freedom of the press

Lawyers for a former intelligence analyst charged with leaking classified documents about military campaigns to a reporter say the case should be dismissed because the law is being used to suppress freedom of the press.

Monday, September 16th 2019, 4:52 PM EDT
Lawyer: Virginia's change to marriage licenses insufficient
Lawyer: Virginia's change to marriage licenses insufficient

A lawyer whose clients are challenging a Virginia law requiring marriage applicants to disclose their race says the attorney general's attempt to make the requirement optional is insufficient.

Monday, September 16th 2019, 4:32 PM EDT
Judge refuses to toss charge over threat to Muslim candidate
Judge refuses to toss charge over threat to Muslim candidate

A federal judge has refused to throw out a case in which a North Carolina man is charged with anonymously threatening to lynch a Muslim-American man who is campaigning for a state Senate seat in Virginia.

Monday, September 16th 2019, 3:43 PM EDT
Judge's stern barks at dogfighting defendants prompt appeals
Judge's stern barks at dogfighting defendants prompt appeals

A federal appeals court is being asked to decide whether five men convicted in a North Carolina dogfighting case deserve new sentencing hearings because of their sentencing judge's harsh words from the bench.

Monday, September 16th 2019, 1:23 PM EDT
Morrissey talks policy, says 'no scores to settle' in Senate
Morrissey talks policy, says 'no scores to settle' in Senate

When Joe Morrissey staged a primary challenge against Sen. Rosalyn Dance, he also faced off against the state's top Democratic leadership -- Gov. Ralph Northam, U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine and former Gov. Terry McAuliffe --...

Monday, September 16th 2019, 10:19 AM EDT
Radford University student found dead in Virginia jail cell
Radford University student found dead in Virginia jail cell

Authorities say an 18-year-old Radford University student was found dead in a Virginia jail where he was booked on a public intoxication charge.

Monday, September 16th 2019, 8:27 AM EDT
Few seek Appalachian tuition break from Virginia college
Few seek Appalachian tuition break from Virginia college

A college in southwest Virginia is seeing limited interest in an inaugural program that offers discounted tuition to students from Appalachia.

Monday, September 16th 2019, 5:19 AM EDT
Students, community members to go on 'Freedom Rides Tour'
Students, community members to go on 'Freedom Rides Tour'

The University of Mary Washington is inviting members of the Fredericksburg, Virginia, community to join students on a trip tracing the route of history-changing bus rides across the American South in the 1960s.

Monday, September 16th 2019, 5:07 AM EDT
Longtime Virginia judge found dead; autopsy pending
Longtime Virginia judge found dead; autopsy pending

A longtime Virginia judge has been found dead.

Monday, September 16th 2019, 1:51 AM EDT
Boy dies 1 day after lighting strike in Virginia mountains
Boy dies 1 day after lighting strike in Virginia mountains

Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has died after being struck by lightning in the Virginia mountains.

Sunday, September 15th 2019, 6:55 PM EDT
Motorist injured in boulder collision on Virginia road
Motorist injured in boulder collision on Virginia road

What a Virginia motorist thought was a large trash bag on the road as she traveled to work before dawn turned out to be a boulder the size of a picnic table.

Sunday, September 15th 2019, 2:02 PM EDT
Police: Virginia mall evacuation began with child's shouts
Police: Virginia mall evacuation began with child's shouts

Police in northern Virginia believe the evacuation of an entire shopping mall this weekend happened because a child shouted inside a movie theater about a shooter.

Sunday, September 15th 2019, 12:38 PM EDT
Virginia jails struggle to screen inmates, prevent suicide
Virginia jails struggle to screen inmates, prevent suicide

An Associated Press review of records shows that nearly half of the 50 inmates who took their own lives in Virginia jails over the past five years did so within the first 10 days of incarceration.

Sunday, September 15th 2019, 8:14 AM EDT
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Sunday, September 15th 2019, 6:02 AM EDT
Police: No evidence of shooting at northern Virginia mall
Police: No evidence of shooting at northern Virginia mall

Authorities in northern Virginia say they have found no evidence that a shooting occurred at movie theater that is part of a popular mall.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 9:30 PM EDT
Ex-school board candidate in Virginia pleads to sexual abuse
Ex-school board candidate in Virginia pleads to sexual abuse

A former Virginia local school board candidate has been sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to sexual abuse charges stemming from accusations from the 1990s.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 3:37 PM EDT
$11.5M settlement in Virginia over Navy hospital birth
$11.5M settlement in Virginia over Navy hospital birth

The federal government has agreed to pay $11.5 million to settle a medical negligence lawsuit by a Virginia couple involving the birth of their son five years ago at a military hospital in Guam.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 1:25 PM EDT
Three teens shot at Virginia high school football game
Three teens shot at Virginia high school football game

Police say three teenagers who were shot after a high school football game in Virginia are expected to survive.

Saturday, September 14th 2019, 8:09 AM EDT
Virginia AG: Race details not needed for marriage licenses
Virginia AG: Race details not needed for marriage licenses

Virginia's attorney general says couples planning to get married in the state will not have to disclose their race on their marriage application.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 8:48 PM EDT
Trial ends, Confederate statues will stay in Charlottesville
Trial ends, Confederate statues will stay in Charlottesville

Charlottesville's effort to remove Confederate statues has failed following a civil trial.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 8:08 PM EDT
The Latest: Falwell praises Liberty students after protest
The Latest: Falwell praises Liberty students after protest

The Latest on the protests at Liberty University calling for an investigation into school president Jerry Falwell Jr. (all times local):

Friday, September 13th 2019, 3:36 PM EDT
Liberty students protest in wake of reports about Falwell
Liberty students protest in wake of reports about Falwell

Students at Liberty University in Virginia have gathered to protest in the wake of news reports containing allegations that school president Jerry Falwell Jr. "presides over a culture of self-dealing" and improperly...

Friday, September 13th 2019, 2:11 PM EDT
Cloudy with a chance of dragonflies? Swarms visible on radar
Cloudy with a chance of dragonflies? Swarms visible on radar

Swarms of dragonflies are taking over several western Pennsylvania communities and have even showed up on weather radar.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 12:47 PM EDT
Yak on ride to butcher shop escapes to Virginia mountains
Yak on ride to butcher shop escapes to Virginia mountains

Authorities in Virginia say a yak on its way to the butcher's shop escaped to the nearby mountains avoiding animal control officers and treats trying to lure it back into a trailer.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 11:11 AM EDT
Man accused of killing pitcher's family will be evaluated
Man accused of killing pitcher's family will be evaluated

A judge has ordered a psychological evaluation for the man who police say killed the wife, son and mother-in-law of a minor league baseball pitcher.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 10:27 AM EDT
Virginia school forfeits football game over racial slur post
Virginia school forfeits football game over racial slur post

A high school in Virginia has forfeited its upcoming football game against a rival after videos emerged of students making threats and racial slurs against their opponents.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 10:27 AM EDT
Man who pointed gun during road rage encounter gets jail
Man who pointed gun during road rage encounter gets jail

A Virginia man authorities say pointed a gun at another driver during a road rage incident in Massachusetts has been sentenced to 2 ½ years in jail.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 9:59 AM EDT
Armed man injured in Virginia police shooting
Armed man injured in Virginia police shooting

Police in Virginia say an armed man has been injured in a shooting with police officers.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 6:27 AM EDT
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Friday, September 13th 2019, 6:03 AM EDT
Columbia Univ student fatally hit by lightning off NC coast
Columbia Univ student fatally hit by lightning off NC coast

Authorities say a 23-year-old Columbia University student was fatally struck by lightning while swimming off the coast of North Carolina.

Friday, September 13th 2019, 2:11 AM EDT
Police: Suspect in 2005 Virginia student slaying arrested
Police: Suspect in 2005 Virginia student slaying arrested

Law enforcement authorities in Virginia say they have arrested the suspect in the stabbing death of a Hampton University student 14 years ago.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 4:27 PM EDT
DC's free commuter paper ends run with shot at smart phones
DC's free commuter paper ends run with shot at smart phones

Washington's daily free commuter newspaper, Express, is shutting down after 16 years.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 3:23 PM EDT
Latest: Fairfax accusers' attorneys respond to CBS lawsuit
Latest: Fairfax accusers' attorneys respond to CBS lawsuit

The Latest on a lawsuit filed by Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax against CBS (all times local):

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 1:46 PM EDT
Man accused of killing pitcher's family has been arraigned
Man accused of killing pitcher's family has been arraigned

The Virginia man who police say killed the wife, son and mother-in-law of a minor league baseball pitcher has been formally arraigned.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 11:30 AM EDT
Virginia Lt. Gov. Fairfax sues CBS over accuser interviews
Virginia Lt. Gov. Fairfax sues CBS over accuser interviews

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax has filed a $400 million lawsuit against CBS, alleging the company defamed him when it broadcast interviews with two women who have accused him of sexual assault.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 11:14 AM EDT
Baltimore fines contractor for not hiring enough black firms
Baltimore fines contractor for not hiring enough black firms

The city of Baltimore is fining a construction contractor $40,000 for failing to turn enough work over to black-owned firms.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 9:42 AM EDT
US Attorney: Virginia inmate sent death threats from prison
US Attorney: Virginia inmate sent death threats from prison

An inmate in Virginia has been convicted of sending letters from prison to an official who prosecuted his criminal case, threatening to "put a bullet" in their head.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 8:34 AM EDT
Publix only wants cops to carry guns in its supermarkets
Publix only wants cops to carry guns in its supermarkets

If you're carrying a gun, Florida's largest supermarket chain doesn't want to see it.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 8:02 AM EDT
Virginia launches live 'elk cam'
Virginia launches live 'elk cam'

Virginia has launched a live "elk cam."

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 5:14 AM EDT
Psychiatric hospital to add 56 new spots
Psychiatric hospital to add 56 new spots

Virginia plans to add more than 50 new spots at a psychiatric hospital in the state's southwest.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 5:06 AM EDT
Official: Replenishment project withstands Hurricane Dorian
Official: Replenishment project withstands Hurricane Dorian

A replenishment project which put millions of dollars' worth of sand on a portion of the Virginia Beach Oceanfront appears to have withstood Hurricane Dorian.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 4:46 AM EDT
Only minor erosion at Virginia Beach in Dorian aftermath
Only minor erosion at Virginia Beach in Dorian aftermath

Millions of dollars worth of sand laid down on the Virginia Beach oceanfront over the summer withstood severe conditions during Hurricane Dorian.

Thursday, September 12th 2019, 4:42 AM EDT
Inspector general investigates Virginia Medicaid contract
Inspector general investigates Virginia Medicaid contract

Virginia's inspector general is investigating a contract worth up to $1.5 million that the state's Medicaid office awarded to a company owned by a former U.S. government employee who helped oversee federal...

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 5:13 PM EDT
Audit: Federal utility execs overspent on travel expenses
Audit: Federal utility execs overspent on travel expenses

An audit has found instances where executives for the nation's largest public utility overspent on travel.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 3:41 PM EDT
Seminary in Virginia starts slavery reparations fund
Seminary in Virginia starts slavery reparations fund

An Episcopal seminary in northern Virginia is starting a $1.7 million reparations fund to make up for its reliance on slave labor in in the 19th century.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 10:33 AM EDT
Virginia joins states suing owners of Purdue Pharma
Virginia joins states suing owners of Purdue Pharma

Virginia has joined a growing number of states suing members of the family that owns Purdue Pharma for their alleged role in the nation's opioid crisis.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 10:33 AM EDT
Virginia shelter hopes facial recognition app will find pets
Virginia shelter hopes facial recognition app will find pets

An animal shelter in Virginia says it's hoping to harness the power of facial recognition to reunite missing pets with their owners.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 10:25 AM EDT
Virginia police: 'Distraught' man hit officer with golf club
Virginia police: 'Distraught' man hit officer with golf club

Virginia State Police say a man hit a trooper with a golf club as the officer approached his car to offer assistance.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 7:53 AM EDT
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Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 6:00 AM EDT
Advocacy group to promote new Virginia redistricting plan
Advocacy group to promote new Virginia redistricting plan

An advocacy group that wants to overhaul of how Virginia draws its legislative and congressional maps is holding a series of town halls to promote a compromise plan state lawmakers tentatively approved earlier this year.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 5:00 AM EDT
Richmond region travel and tourism spending jumps 5% in 2018
Richmond region travel and tourism spending jumps 5% in 2018

A new study has good news for the Richmond region's tourism industry.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 4:56 AM EDT
Virginia AG warns against self-administered rape kits
Virginia AG warns against self-administered rape kits

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring says consumers should be wary about a newly launched product marketed as a way for victims to self-administer a sex assault evidence kit.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 4:56 AM EDT
Report: 'Growing sense of despair' over racism in Va schools
Report: 'Growing sense of despair' over racism in Va schools

A report commissioned by a public school system in Virginia has found that there is a "growing sense of despair" when it comes to racist acts that appear to have few to no repercussions.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 4:44 AM EDT
Arlington, Alexandria hold public Sept. 11 ceremonies
Arlington, Alexandria hold public Sept. 11 ceremonies

Officials in northern Virginia will hold a moment of silence to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attack on the Pentagon.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 4:40 AM EDT
East Coast haul of red hake to be cut back until April 2020
East Coast haul of red hake to be cut back until April 2020

Federal regulators are cutting back the amount that fishermen can harvest an economically important fish species on the East Coast.

Wednesday, September 11th 2019, 1:36 AM EDT
UVA Medical Center CEO to step down for new job
UVA Medical Center CEO to step down for new job

The CEO of the University of Virginia Health System plans to step down for another job later this year.

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 5:08 PM EDT
Liberty's Falwell says he's target of 'attempted coup'
Liberty's Falwell says he's target of 'attempted coup'

Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. says he's asking the FBI to investigate what he called a "criminal" smear campaign against him by several disgruntled former board members and employees.

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 4:24 PM EDT
Police: Virginia high student compiled extensive hit list
Police: Virginia high student compiled extensive hit list

Authorities say a Virginia high school student compiled an extensive hit list of peers, school employees and family members.

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 4:16 PM EDT
NASA mission scheduled to blast off from Virginia
NASA mission scheduled to blast off from Virginia

NASA has announced plans to launch a rocket from Virginia to the International Space Station next month.

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 12:59 PM EDT
Lawyer: John Hinckley interested in music industry job
Lawyer: John Hinckley interested in music industry job

The man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan is interested in getting a job in the music industry, possibly in California.

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 11:31 AM EDT
Charlottesville attacker to pay restitution to 4 victims
Charlottesville attacker to pay restitution to 4 victims

The man convicted of ramming his car into a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, has been ordered to pay about $75,000 to some of his victims.

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 11:03 AM EDT
Virginia city council symbolically bans conversion therapy
Virginia city council symbolically bans conversion therapy

Virginia's capital city has passed a resolution banning the use of LGBTQ conversion therapy, however the ruling remains largely symbolic as recent bills seeking to ban the practice have repeatedly failed at the state...

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 10:15 AM EDT
Road work underway on I-95 near Fredericksburg
Road work underway on I-95 near Fredericksburg

The Virginia Department of Transportation says motorists should expect daytime and overnight road work this week on Interstate 95 in the Fredericksburg area.

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 5:07 AM EDT
Virginia awards $7.7M for extended-year school programs
Virginia awards $7.7M for extended-year school programs

More than $7.7 million in state grants has been awarded to support the development of year-round and extended-year instructional programs in 57 schools around Virginia.

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 5:03 AM EDT
Virginia man gets 3 life terms in triple slaying
Virginia man gets 3 life terms in triple slaying

A Virginia man who admitted to killing his "only friends" has been sentenced to three life sentences plus an additional 13 years' imprisonment in a triple slaying.

Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 1:31 AM EDT
Governor in blackface scandal names new diversity director
Governor in blackface scandal names new diversity director

The Virginia governor embroiled in a blackface scandal earlier this year is appointing a new top aide whose job will be to make government more inclusive.

Monday, September 9th 2019, 11:34 AM EDT
Runners, bicyclists depart Pentagon for Sept. 11 fundraiser
Runners, bicyclists depart Pentagon for Sept. 11 fundraiser

Dozens of runners and bicyclists have departed the Pentagon for a three-day interstate relay to raise money for families of the military and first responders.

Monday, September 9th 2019, 10:14 AM EDT
Virginia police to reinvestigate 2017 disappearance case
Virginia police to reinvestigate 2017 disappearance case

Authorities in Virginia say they're reexamining evidence in the disappearance of a 23-year-old woman who went missing two years ago.

Monday, September 9th 2019, 9:26 AM EDT
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Monday, September 9th 2019, 6:02 AM EDT
Virginia to host free fishing weekend
Virginia to host free fishing weekend

Virginia is hosting a free fishing weekend to make up for some bad weather in June.

Monday, September 9th 2019, 4:30 AM EDT
Body cam workload overwhelms some Virginia defense attorneys
Body cam workload overwhelms some Virginia defense attorneys

Defense attorneys in Virginia, both court-appointed and public defenders, are struggling to keep up with the amount of police body camera video they have to review.

Monday, September 9th 2019, 3:46 AM EDT
Trump spends Sunday golfing at Virginia club
Trump spends Sunday golfing at Virginia club

President Donald Trump spent Sunday at his golf club in Sterling, Virginia.

Sunday, September 8th 2019, 6:21 PM EDT
New justice formally joins Virginia Supreme Court
New justice formally joins Virginia Supreme Court

The Virginia Supreme Court has a new justice.

Sunday, September 8th 2019, 5:53 PM EDT
Competency evaluation delayed in toddler's murder case
Competency evaluation delayed in toddler's murder case

The defense attorney for a Virginia man accused of killing his girlfriend's 2-year-old son says a mental competency evaluation hasn't been completed yet because of a delay in obtaining medical records.

Sunday, September 8th 2019, 1:01 PM EDT
Longtime Virginia Beach worker appointed acting city manager
Longtime Virginia Beach worker appointed acting city manager

A longtime Virginia Beach employee will serve as the city's acting top executive, filling a post that became vacant due to a resignation last month.

Sunday, September 8th 2019, 12:41 PM EDT
Virginia man gets 35 years in killing of young mother
Virginia man gets 35 years in killing of young mother

A Virginia man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison in the strangling death of a 23-year-old mother-of-two whose body was found days after she was last seen.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 3:28 PM EDT
Man accused of driving at officer arrested after long chase
Man accused of driving at officer arrested after long chase

A Maryland man who police say drove a stolen vehicle at an officer attempting to arrest him has been taken into custody in Virginia after a multistate chase.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 3:16 PM EDT
Dorian leads to temporary shellfishing shutdown in Virginia
Dorian leads to temporary shellfishing shutdown in Virginia

Virginia officials have ordered several waterways closed to shellfish harvesting because of concerns over contaminants that could have been stirred up by Hurricane Dorian.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 12:43 PM EDT
Lauded ex-Virginia Tech researcher sentenced to probation
Lauded ex-Virginia Tech researcher sentenced to probation

A former Virginia Tech scientist found guilty of conspiring to commit federal grant fraud has been sentenced to probation.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 12:27 PM EDT
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Saturday, September 7th 2019, 5:59 AM EDT
The Latest: Dorian speeds north, buffeting New England coast
The Latest: Dorian speeds north, buffeting New England coast

The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local):

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 5:27 AM EDT
Stranded North Carolinians take stock of Dorian's damage
Stranded North Carolinians take stock of Dorian's damage

Stranded residents of North Carolina's Outer Banks are beginning to assess the damage wrought by Hurricane Dorian.

Saturday, September 7th 2019, 5:11 AM EDT
Law requiring marriage applicants to divulge race challenged
Law requiring marriage applicants to divulge race challenged

Three couples planning to get married in Virginia have filed a federal lawsuit challenging a state requirement that they disclose their race on their marriage application.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 4:11 PM EDT
US deciding whether to disclose name in 9/11-Saudi suit
US deciding whether to disclose name in 9/11-Saudi suit

The Justice Department is deciding whether to disclose a name sought by the plaintiffs in a long-running lawsuit that seeks to link the government of Saudi Arabia to the 9/11 attacks.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 1:02 PM EDT
Radford Univ roommate stabbing case heads to grand jury
Radford Univ roommate stabbing case heads to grand jury

A Radford University student accused of stabbing her roommate to death has waived her right to a preliminary hearing, sending the case to a grand jury.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 8:02 AM EDT
Part of Blue Ridge Parkway closed after fatal Virginia crash
Part of Blue Ridge Parkway closed after fatal Virginia crash

Officials with the Blue Ridge Parkway say a 15-mile section is closed after a head-on collision killed a Virginia man.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 5:18 AM EDT
Jury acquits Virginia mother in hot-car death of infant son
Jury acquits Virginia mother in hot-car death of infant son

A jury has acquitted a Virginia woman of involuntary manslaughter in the hot car death of her 6-month-old son.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 5:06 AM EDT
State to award $10 million for coal mines reclamations
State to award $10 million for coal mines reclamations

Virginia is set to award $10 million in grants to projects that reclaimed abandoned coal mines.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 4:54 AM EDT
City accuses DC police officer, others of residency fraud
City accuses DC police officer, others of residency fraud

The city of Washington, D.C., is suing 16 Maryland and Virginia parents who it says falsified residency records to enroll their children in District schools for free.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 3:38 AM EDT
The Latest: Hurricane Dorian weakens to Category 1 storm
The Latest: Hurricane Dorian weakens to Category 1 storm

The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local):

Friday, September 6th 2019, 2:06 AM EDT
Residents of North Carolina's Outer Banks brace for Dorian
Residents of North Carolina's Outer Banks brace for Dorian

After triggering tornadoes in South Carolina, Hurricane Dorian is closing in for a possible direct hit Friday on North Carolina's Outer Banks, a string of low-lying islands.

Friday, September 6th 2019, 1:42 AM EDT
Dorian another obstacle in North Carolina Congress race
Dorian another obstacle in North Carolina Congress race

Hurricane Dorian has created new challenges for a North Carolina congressional election already getting scant attention.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 6:57 PM EDT
The Latest: High winds damage homes in South Carolina
The Latest: High winds damage homes in South Carolina

The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local):

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 10:13 AM EDT
The Latest: High winds damage homes in South Carolina
The Latest: High winds damage homes in South Carolina

Hundreds of shelter animals from coastal South Carolina have arrived in Delaware ahead of Hurricane Dorian's expected landfall.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 10:01 AM EDT
Virginia AG argues over court fees in redistricting case
Virginia AG argues over court fees in redistricting case

Attorney General Mark Herring's office is disputing a $4.5 million bill that a private law firm wants taxpayers to pick up after it won a major redistricting case.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 9:41 AM EDT
Mother of Charlottesville car attack victim sues murderer
Mother of Charlottesville car attack victim sues murderer

The mother of a woman killed when a man rammed his car through a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, is suing the convicted murderer for wrongful death.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 7:41 AM EDT
The Latest: Hurricane Dorian, again a Cat 3, roars offshore
The Latest: Hurricane Dorian, again a Cat 3, roars offshore

Hundreds of shelter animals from coastal South Carolina have arrived in Delaware ahead of Hurricane Dorian's expected landfall.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 6:20 AM EDT
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Thursday, September 5th 2019, 6:00 AM EDT
Police probe drug-carrying drone found near Virginia prison
Police probe drug-carrying drone found near Virginia prison

Police in Virginia are investigating the recovery of a drone found outside a prison, which authorities say was carrying a cellphone and suspected drugs.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 5:40 AM EDT
Jefferson Davis Highway signs coming down in Arlington
Jefferson Davis Highway signs coming down in Arlington

A county in northern Virginia is taking down signs that name a major highway after the former president of the Confederacy.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 5:16 AM EDT
Richmond exhibit highlights local civil rights activists
Richmond exhibit highlights local civil rights activists

An exhibit highlighting the activists of the civil rights movement in Richmond is going on display at City Hall.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 4:24 AM EDT
Man gets 99 years for strangling ex buried at Virginia park
Man gets 99 years for strangling ex buried at Virginia park

An 18-year-old Virginia man has been sentenced to 99 years in prison for killing his ex-girlfriend and hiding her body at a Mount Vernon-area park.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 3:40 AM EDT
False claims blur line between mass shootings, 2020 politics
False claims blur line between mass shootings, 2020 politics

Within minutes of media outlets identifying the gunman who killed seven people in West Texas, a Twitter account began spreading baseless information linking the shooter to Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke.

Thursday, September 5th 2019, 12:31 AM EDT
Dorian creeps up US coast; near-record storm surge feared
Dorian creeps up US coast; near-record storm surge feared

Hurricane Dorian, back to a Category 3 storm, has begun raking the Southeast U.S. seaboard, threatening to inundate low-lying coasts from Georgia to southwest Virginia with a dangerous storm surge after its deadly mauling...

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 11:24 PM EDT
US judge: Terror watchlist violates constitutional rights
US judge: Terror watchlist violates constitutional rights

A federal judge has ruled that the government's watchlist of more than 1 million people identified as "known or suspected terrorists" violates the constitutional rights of those placed on it.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 7:20 PM EDT
Military personnel, dependents, employees ordered off coast
Military personnel, dependents, employees ordered off coast

The commander of the Navy Region Mid-Atlantic has issued an emergency evacuation order for military personnel and their dependents in five North Carolina counties as Hurricane Dorian lurked near the coast.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 6:47 PM EDT
Operation Blessing is sending in teams to help the Bahamas
Operation Blessing is sending in teams to help the Bahamas

Virginia-based humanitarian organization Operation Blessing is sending relief teams to the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 3:35 PM EDT
Police: West Virginia man killed in 2-vehicle crash
Police: West Virginia man killed in 2-vehicle crash

Virginia State Police say a West Virginia man is dead after the car he was driving collided with a charter bus and hit a guardrail.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 3:23 PM EDT
Former employee says Virginia shelter mistreated animals
Former employee says Virginia shelter mistreated animals

Virginia State Police are investigating an animal shelter after a former employee accused it of treating animals inhumanely, including unnecessarily euthanizing some.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 11:03 AM EDT
US Navy ships in Virginia head out to sea to avoid Dorian
US Navy ships in Virginia head out to sea to avoid Dorian

The U.S. Navy has ordered ships based on Virginia's coast to head out to sea to avoid Hurricane Dorian.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 9:03 AM EDT
West Virginia student beaten into vegetative state has died
West Virginia student beaten into vegetative state has died

A former West Virginia University student has died, a decade after he was beaten into a vegetative state.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 9:03 AM EDT
Autopsy: NC man died of cardiac arrest on Appalachian Trail
Autopsy: NC man died of cardiac arrest on Appalachian Trail

Authorities in Tennessee have identified a man who went into cardiac arrest and died along the Appalachian Trail.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 7:47 AM EDT
Norfolk Southern furloughs 130 at Virginia locomotive shop
Norfolk Southern furloughs 130 at Virginia locomotive shop

Norfolk Southern Corp. says it has furloughed approximately 130 employees at its locomotive shop in Roanoke, Virginia.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 5:23 AM EDT
Dogs can take late summer swim at 'Itty Bitty Doggie Dive'
Dogs can take late summer swim at 'Itty Bitty Doggie Dive'

Dog owners can treat their pooches to a late summer dip at the Virginia city of Alexandria's annual Itty Bitty Doggie Dive.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 5:11 AM EDT
As students return to school, new tobacco ban in effect
As students return to school, new tobacco ban in effect

Virginia students are returning to tobacco-free campuses this week.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 5:07 AM EDT
Virginia gov picks panel to remove discriminatory laws
Virginia gov picks panel to remove discriminatory laws

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has named nine people to a new commission designed to eliminate Jim Crow-era discriminatory language in state laws and regulations.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 5:07 AM EDT
DC high schoolers start piloting student safety app
DC high schoolers start piloting student safety app

Some Washington, D.C., high schoolers are piloting a student safety app that will allow them to report suspicious activity, contact law enforcement and share live commute updates.

Wednesday, September 4th 2019, 4:59 AM EDT
Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia news
Tuesday, September 3rd 2019, 6:03 AM EDT