A former government contractor has been sentenced to three years in prison for conspiracy to bribe public officials at the United States Navy Military Sealift Command.
Operators closed the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel for about half an hour after a funnel cloud was reported over the water between Cape Charles and Kiptopeke.
The plaintiffs in a court case challenging Virginia's same-sex marriage ban have asked a federal appeals court not to stay its ruling striking down the law.
Voters will choose both Eric Cantor's short-term replacement and his successor to serve a two-year term the same day.
The Washington area has become one of the most popular destinations for unaccompanied minors crossing the southern border with about 15 percent of those children headed here.
Metro announces that it will extend service will be extended an hour Thursday night to accommodate Redskins fans.
The New England Patriots were invited to Redskins Training Camp in Richmond to do more than just play football this week.
A judge says he won't dissolve an injunction barring the Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors from opening meetings with sectarian prayers.
The District is now in the upper echelon of highest income states, with an estimated six-figure median income for four-person households.
A judge has ordered a sanity evaluation for a woman accused of killing a Virginia Tech student.
State, local groups seek national scenic byway designation for Virginia Route 5
A community is coming together to help the family of a pregnant mom of four children who died after multiple stings.
A woman was assaulted on the trail near Oak Grove Road, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
Virginia chosen for filming of television pilot episode
Norfolk neighborhood wants study on proposed ODU stadium
NASA Langley employees win award from astronauts
2015 trial date set in Pulaski County murder case of 5-month-old
NASA Langley atmospheric scientist to hold public talk on global warming
Virginia Wine Summit to be held in Richmond in October
3 teens face charges in escape from juvenile detention center
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