KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Two large oil slicks spotted Saturday by the Vietnamese air force offered the first sign that a jetliner carrying 239 people had crashed into the ocean after vanishing f
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) -- Police in riot gear arrested 35 people participating in the pre-St. Patrick's Day "Blarney Blowout" at the University of Massachusetts' flagship campus in Amherst.
Tejas Muthusamy, (center) a fifth-grader at Henrico's Rivers Edge Elementary School, won the 40th Annual Richmond Times-Dispatch Regional Spelling Bee.
ATLANTA (AP) - Now that Georgia Tech is nearly at full strength, center Daniel Miller likes the Yellow Jackets' chances heading into the ACC tournament.
FAIRFAX Just two days ago, Bri Justice was on crutches and wearing a boot on her right leg. She had suffered a bruised calf and shinbone Wednesday, and she figured she was in too much pain to play in
The Glen Allen boys basketball team made their first ever appearance in the state tournament on Saturday in Group 4A against John Handley.
The Warriors, who won the Group AAA state championship last year, defeated Wakefield 63-55 on Saturday in the Group 5A state semifinals at Robinson Secondary School.
The General Assembly adjourned its 60-day session Saturday only to head back to Richmond in two weeks to fulfill what it failed to do: enact a state budget. Before departing, lawmakers did enact sign
Atlantic 10 women's basketball player of the year Andrea Hoover scored 22 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead the top-seeded Flyers to an 89-68 victory over fourth-seeded George Washington in th
The number of Standards of Learning tests administered to students in grades 3-8 would be reduced under legislation that the House and Senate agreed to on Saturday.
PRINCE WILLIAM - Police have charged three Prince William County students with computer harassment after they allegedly shared nude photos of other students online.
The A-F grading scale to rate schools would be pushed off for two years, to Oct. 1, 2016, under a compromise reached between the House and Senate.
The girl, 11-year-old Caitlyn Virts, was located along with her father, Timothy Virts, in a motel in Florence, South Carolina, police said late Friday. The girl was found unharmed.
People in psychiatric emergencies could be held against their will up to 12 hours under a compromise that is expected to be approved today by the General Assembly.
Lawmakers from the Virginia Senate and House of Delegates reached agreement on an omnibus ethics reform bill. Del. Todd Gilbert, R-Shenandoah, explained the conferees report on the ethics bill that pa
ENGLEWOOD, N.J. — Sheila MacRae , a veteran stage, film and TV performer best known for playing Alice Kramden in the 1960s re-creation of "The Honeymooners", has died. She was 92.
ASHLAND The Randolph-Macon College men’s basketball team couldn’t get the shots it needed to fall as the Yellow Jackets fell to DeSales 76-70 in overtime in the first round of the NCAA Division III to
Wise's Logan Reynolds recorded 17 points and 13 rebounds as Central-Wise surprised Brunswick 57-54 in the 2A girls state semifinals Friday at the Siegel Center.
Darren Sharper's attorneys will argue in court today that the former NFL All-Pro safety should be released from a Los Angeles jail.
HENRICO Four people are facing multiple charges in the wake of a 10-mile, high-speed police chase Thursday.