A businessman who wants to build a casino in Southwest Virginia said he’s confident about getting approval from the General Assembly.
The Virginia War Memorial will host a special program focused on how families celebrated the holidays during World War II.
Capital One started construction on the 31-story, 971,000-square foot, 470-foot tall tower at 1600 Capital One Blvd. nearly four years ago.
The ruling quoted “The Lorax” by Dr. Seuss, saying the Forest Service is trusted to “speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.”
Virginia Republicans want to block a federal court from approving a new legislative map until the U.S. Supreme Court rules on whether it’s even needed.
House Republican leaders are backing legislation requiring the Library of Virginia to catalog and make public gubernatorial records within a year of a governor leaving office.
Washington’s Mount Vernon estate put the 1772 portrait by Charles Willson Peale on display Thursday in its museum and education center.
A mystery donor has given the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts its most valuable gift of a single work of art in its decades-long history.
The Democratic governor announced he plans to ask the Republican-controlled General Assembly to approve $36 million in new spending to better address students’ emotional needs.
Authorities arrested a D.C. man Wednesday who’s suspected of stabbing a woman near the Rosslyn Metro station in Arlington.
Staff at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute are still searching for answers after Henry, the male red panda, who seemed to be in good health, died unexpectedly.
Last week, immigration officials ordered a 40-year-old mother of three to return to her native El Salvador. But Rosa Gutierrez Lopez, who fled from El Salvador in 2005, was granted sanctuary in a Bethesda, Maryland church.
A former secretary at Langley Air Force Base has pleaded guilty to charges that she engaged in a long-running effort to boost her pay by faking the amount of overtime she worked.
The California-based food production company recalled a line of canned corn because of under-processing that could cause contamination and life-threatening illness. The cans were distributed in 25 states, including Virginia and Maryland.
A recently released report from the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services said suicides have increased since 1999.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.
The proliferation of smartphones and social media have provided more avenues for online predators to target children. In the WTOP series, “Preventing Online Predators,” WTOP goes behind the screen with undercover detectives who work to identify and track down child predators on the internet and speaks to a family about how their teen daughter was targeted.