The General Assembly will have to find another way of saving $50 million after abandoning a plan to de…
A serial rapist and capital murderer who escaped a death sentence because of his age is now challenging his life-without-parole sentence before a federal appeals court.
The catastrophic liftoff explosion of an unmanned commercial supply rocket stunned Eastern Shore residents who worried about the safety of friends and family who work for NASA.
Federal authorities say a loaded handgun was found in a carry-on bag at Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport.
A motorcyclist was fatally injured late Tuesday when he was thrown from his bike after running off U.S. 17 in Gloucester County, Virginia State Police said.
Candidates aired their differences on various issues including health care, the federal response to Ebola, immigration and the minimum wage.
Federal appeals court judges Tuesday asked tough questions of both sides in a case stemming from the living conditions of Virginia death row inmates who are automatically kept in segregation.
Virginia Republicans are sharply divided on the most volatile topics of the day: taxes, redistricting and ethics. Out-numbered, out-maneuvered and out-gunned, Democrats won’t be capitalizing on these fissures any time soon, at least at the legislative level.
Ed Gillespie, the GOP candidate for U.S. Senate, picked the Redskins-Cowboys clash on Monday Night Football to go after Sen. Mark R. Warner for his silence on a Senate proposal that would force the NFL to pressure the Washington Redskins to change their name.
The Virginia General Assembly will reconvene Nov. 10 to consider the appointment of judges and take action on a governor’s amendment to the state budget.
The U.S. Supreme Court recently granted a petition from the University of Virginia’s Supreme Court Litigation Clinic to hear a case that will help determine how newly convicted felons should get rid of their firearms — the third the court has accepted from U.Va. professors and students for its 2014-15 term.