Activists plan voting rights rally in Richmond

A group of activists will hold a rally in Richmond to protest last year's U.S. Supreme Court decision striking down a key provision of the Voting Rights Act.

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 04:02am EDT

Poplar Forest to resume daily operations

Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest is resuming daily operations after a winter of weekend-only hours.

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 04:02am EDT

Va prepaid college tuition deadline approaching

Virginia families have until the end of the month to enroll in the state's prepaid college tuition program for this year.

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 04:00am EDT

Landmark Mall transformation to start late 2014

The Howard Hughes Corp. plans a fall or early winter groundbreaking for its Landmark Mall overhaul, Alexandria officials say, though its proposal remains under review by city planning staff.

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 03:46am EDT

Va. health insurance signups meeting projections

Va. enrollment under federal health care overhaul on target, 25K shy of March 31 projection

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 06:30pm EDT

Judge allows Dollar Tree workers' case to progress

Federal judge in Virginia allows Dollar Tree workers' case over money owed to progress

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:51pm EDT

‘Micro-Juicery' coming to East Falls Church

South Block Juice Company will open in the next few months. The facility will produce the juice served at South Block and will be available for pickup around the area and for home delivery.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:30pm EDT

‘Arlington's biggest bar crawl' this weekend

The Shamrock Crawl, a St. Patrick's Day-themed event that bills itself as "Arlington's biggest bar crawl," will take place on Saturday.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Va. pawnbroker settles auto title loan violations

Fredericksburg-area pawnbroker settles auto title loan violations, agrees to give refunds

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 02:03pm EDT

Prosecutors oppose McDonnell bid for more details

Prosecutors: Ex-Virginia Gov. McDonnell not entitled to more details on his corruption charges

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 12:10pm EDT

High-speed chase involving young adults ends in crash

A police pursuit of a minivan filled with young adults ended with a serious crash that closed the Virginia I-95 ramp to Dale Boulevard for several hours Tuesday morning.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:57am EDT

Virginia public schools superintendent to retire

Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction Patricia Wright to retire; has served since 2008

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:30am EDT

JMU prof, student research ginseng restoration

James Madison professor, student research ginseng ecology, hope to develop restoration plan

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:21am EDT

2 rabies cases reported in Pittsylvania County

Residents are being advised to avoid wild animals after two rabies cases were discovered in Pittsylvania County.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:09am EDT

Company proposes giant Ferris wheel in Va. Beach

A St. Louis-based company is seeking approval to erect a giant Ferris wheel at Virginia Beach's Oceanfront.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:03am EDT

Richmond principal reassigned after suing parents

Richmond school officials have temporarily moved a principal who is suing four parents to the system's central office.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 10:57am EDT

Savannah State shuts down S. Carolina State 61-47

Alante Fenner scored 15 points and Terel Hall had 14 as fifth-seeded Savannah State beat 12th seed South Carolina State 64-47 on Monday in the first round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 10:56am EDT

Gerald Halpin's Mount Vernon property sells for $18.6M

A 16.5-acre property originally part of George Washington's Mount Vernon estate just sold for $18.6 million, the highest sale price in the Washington area in more than two-and-a-half years.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 09:47am EDT

Charges dismissed against Va deputy who killed dog

Charges dismissed against Washington Co. deputy who killed dog that wandered onto his property

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 08:21am EDT

Va. mom pleads guilty to neglect in son's death

Mom pleads guilty to neglect in son's death, case prompted audit of Va. Beach agency

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 07:50am EDT
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