Newport News Shipbuilding is continuing its work on the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy.
The Supreme Court of Virginia has agreed to hear a case involving the death of a Norfolk police recruit.
Authorities say a 67-year-old Baltimore man who attacked a bus driver and a fellow rider with a cane died after a struggle with officers.
A Louisa woman accused of giving her 6-month-old son a lethal amount of Benadryl has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter.
Maryland officials say initial federal funding for two light rail projects puts the state in a strong position to build the major projects in the Washington suburbs and the Baltimore metropolitan area.
Two Republican state lawmakers from Washington County want to make it crime not to report a dead body or death.
A state commission created to soften the blow of military base closings in Virginia is proposing cooperation over confrontation, a tack that is finding little political support.
Attorneys for indigent defendants are opposing Attorney General Douglas Gansler's call for Maryland's top court to overturn a landmark decision that says arrestees have a constitutional right to counsel at initial bail hearings.
Carroll County public school officials are revealing a cyberattack that shut down Internet access for one day last week.
Organizers are seeking entries for the 2014 Virginia Film Festival.
Virginia mental health workers have a new tool to find psychiatric beds for people being held for treatment under emergency custody orders.
William Quillian Jr., the longest-serving president of the former Randolph-Macon Women's College, has died. He was 100.
It's time to turn those clocks ahead and that means one less hour of sleep this week. Dr. Neal Maru has tricks to avoid missing that hour and reset your sleep schedule.
Making up for lost classroom time after a winter full of snow days could mean a shorter spring break and Memorial Day weekend.
Local police departments and college security officials have increased their presence at all three Montgomery College campuses after recent threats that mention school shootings.
With one-third of our food supply linked to honeybee pollination, locals are taking beekeeping in their own hands.
Metro Center station to close for signage and lighting upgrades this weekend
Although he's acclimated to life at the shelter and gets lots of attention from staff and volunteers, Meyer would much rather have a real home.
March came in like a lion at the Smithsonian National Zoo, which welcomed four African lion cubs earlier this week.
Down the grand aisle of one of D.C.'s most picturesque buildings, students, clergy and staff raced down the isle, frying pans in hand, in front of a cheering crowd in the 15th Annual Pancake Race.