LOS ANGELES — A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck or rattled 13 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Catalina Island during summer thunderstorms that swept through So
Hundreds of police took down a church's cross today in a city known as "China's Jerusalem" for its many houses of worship amid a crackdown on church buildings in a coastal region where thousands of pe
Dollar Tree Inc. of Chesapeake, Va., is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion.
LONDON — An international court today ordered Russia to pay more than $50 billion in compensation to the former majority shareholder of now-defunct oil producer Yukos over the expropriation of the co
The brand new North Richmond distillery delivered 1,440 bottles to the state's booze warehouse, and the product should be on store shelves within a week.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — At least eight civilians have been killed by fighting and shelling in two Ukrainian cities held by separatist militants, officials in the rebellion-wracked east said today.
Neighbors struggled to make sense of the shooting deaths of a family of five in which the father was known to many throughout their apartment complex as a friendly maintenance worker.
Police in Virginia have arrested a woman whose 4-year-old granddaughter was reported missing in Missouri.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other p
Members of an online community of Redskins fans threw a birthday party in Richmond on Saturday night for Robert Griffin III’s mother, Jackie.
HERNDON — A University of Virginia official says the administration is considering borrowing up to $100 million to boost its student financial aid program.
Work has begun on a thousand-acre development along Lake Anna that will dramatically expand development in northern Louisa County.
One of the largest office properties in central Virginia can be had for $17.9 million.
Though the prime river views have been claimed, whole floors sit empty in some downtown buildings.
Founded in 1966, the Richmond specialty toy store is being run by Mary Mollen, its fourth owner.
Chesterfield Baseball Clubs secured its second consecutive PONY Bronco-11 World Series championship Sunday by met its high expectations by winning two games Sunday afternoon at Harry G. Daniel Park at