A Newport News woman accused of leaving her infant son alone in a car has been charged with child neglect.
The proposed budget that Gov. Bob McDonnell introduces next week will include more than $3 million toward prisoner re-entry and restoration of rights.
Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox have been unanimously elected to the baseball Hall of Fame by the expansion era committee.
Police are warning the public about a series of attacks and robberies in the Fan and Randolph neighborhoods that appear to be growing more violent.
Charges against wife of slain man withdrawn while trial against an 18-year-old is to proceed. Cases against two others resulted in acquittal and withdrawal of charges.
The list of public school systems opening two hours late included those in Amelia, Caroline and Hanover counties.
More than 5,700 Dominion Virginia Power customers were without electricity in the utility’s Richmond/Tri Cities region at daybreak today in the aftermath of freezing rain that downed trees and power l
A three-judge recount court is scheduled to convene today for the first time in the nearly deadlocked race for Virginia attorney general.
President Barack Obama will pay tribute this week to Nelson Mandela, making the long trip from Washington to South Africa today to attend a national memorial service for the anti-apartheid icon.
The Court of Appeals of Virginia has scheduled a hearing Wednesday for George W. Huguely V.
Virginia Department of Transportation work crews plan daytime lane closures today on Interstate 95 in Richmond and Henrico County. Motorists are advised to expect delays in and around work zones.
Richmond fire Lt. Robbie Hagaman said the fire was reported about 6:50 p.m. in the 2900 block of Lynhaven Avenue, and the first units on scene encountered a small fire that appeared to have begun in a
Two juveniles are facing murder charges in the fatal shooting of another teen in Spotsylvania County.
BOWIE, Md.--I like capitalism. Specifically, I like the idea that if I write a better book, have a better idea, build a better mousetrap, I will be rewarded accordingly. A system where everyone gets the same reward regardless of quality or quantity of work is inconsistent with excellence and innovation, as the mediocrity and inefficiency that beset the Soviet Union readily proves....
Virginia Commonwealth University beat Old Dominion 69-48 Sunday before the 40th consecutive sellout crowd at the Siegel Center in Richmond.
A Virginia State Police Trooper is recovering following a two-vehicle crash on state Route 13 near state Route 627 in Powhatan County.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Jarrell Eddie scored 24 points to lead Virginia Tech to a 61-60 overtime victory against Miami in the opening ACC game for both teams on Sunday.
Implementing the University of Virginia's five-year strategic plan could cost more than a half-billion dollars, much of the money going to faculty, according to school estimates.
Ken Cuccinelli, who lost the race for governor, says he will not take on Sen. Mark R. Warner, D-Va. in 2014.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Michigan State shook up the BCS title chase again Saturday night.