A Virginia prosecutor says no charges will be filed against two police officers who fatally shot an unarmed black man after he ignored their commands and spun quickly toward them during a nighttime encounter.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police in Richmond and two neighboring counties are planning to encrypt their police radio channels, ending public access to their communications. Police chiefs in the city of Richmond, and Chesterfield and…
The Buck property in Ballston could be home to a new school, or for other county-owned facilities or offices — but for now, it’ll merely be used for parking for some school employees.
Giant hogweed, an invasive plant that can produce severe burns and blisters, has been spotted for the first time in Virginia.
A judge was told that a recently-received report from Virginia’s Department of Forensic Science showed DNA recovered from Rishi Manwani’s wallet, after he and his mother had been shot, “had a substantial similarity” to a person in the database for a Jan. 2, 2001 crime.
The initial 48 banners will cost just over $11,000 to install and will be paid for and maintained by the Columbia Pike Revitalization Organization.
The Arlington County Board on Saturday unanimously approved a project to add nearly 1,300 square feet to the building that’s home to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA.)
The biggest change will be the elimination of the 22B route, which currently runs from the Ballston Metro station to a stop at the intersection of S. Four Mile Run Drive and Columbia Pike in Barcroft.
Job growth in Virginia continues to outpace Maryland, but both states were above the national average in May.
The estate is called “Emerald Hills,” and includes a private lake, ponds, streams and Blue Ridge Mountain views. See photos.
Looking for a public pool to cool off this summer? Find one near you on this map of the region’s outdoor pools.
“A lot of Virginia wineries are selling everything they make in their tasting rooms, so we had to go out-of-state to find someone to make a custom-crush wine with our label on it,” said GMU alum Terri Cofer Beirne.
Find out where you can see early inventions as the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issues its 10-millionth utility patent this week. A scavenger hunt is part of the fun in Alexandria.
Officials are breaking ground at the site where Virginia’s sex offender treatment center will be expanded.
News outlets report that Americans for Prosperity will not support Republican nominee Corey Stewart as he tries to unseat incumbent Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine.
It’s been 50 years since parts of D.C., erupted in a wave of rioting, looting and arson, in the wake of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King. WTOP takes an in-depth look at what happened and what people remember.