The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors has created a task force, led by two former board chairs, to explore the possibility of putting a meals tax referendum on the ballot.
Police: Midshipman charged with assault, threatened cabbie with butter knife
A man wanted for questioning in connection with three unsolved murders in Alexandria, Va., will go before a West Virginia judge to fight his extradition to Virginia.
Franklin County police say 12-year-old accidentally shoots, kills 7-year-old brother
The gas leak is along Wisconsin Avenue.
It's like a scene out of the Night at the Museum movies -- kids between the ages of 8 and 12 can bring a chaperon and stay overnight in either the Smithsonian's Natural History Museum or new this year, the American History Museum during selected dates this summer.
Johns Hopkins U. to honor 7 with honorary degrees including 2 who fought for gay rights
Frederick, Md., homeless shelter expands its services from cold-weather to year-round
Yorktown man fined for leaving profane message on Va. AG's public comment line
Singer Chris Brown's trial on assault charge in DC delayed until later this week
Gov. Terry McAuliffe is looking for more details about Northern Virginia's long-delayed Silver Line at a meeting with leaders of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Tuesday.
University of Maryland University College offers discount to out-of-state federal workers
Report: Legalized gay marriage could boost Va. economy, create hundreds of jobs
Google asks nonprofits to propose ideas for using digital eyewear Glass in their work
Virginia Department of Corrections restricts future development on land at 4 state prisons
The man who founded D.C.'s now-closed National Pinball Museum is selling his collection of hundreds of machines, and the second in a series of auctions is set fir 9 a.m. Sunday, April 27.
Say hello to Chickadee and Baby Bird, two darling 8-week-old kittens.
Prince George's Co. schools see enrollment bump, 1st in a decade
A foreign exchange student is in custody after the sheriff's department says the man sexually assaulted a 17-year-old in Stafford County.
Staunton pet store stops offering invasive turtle for sale following state investigation
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