- Sherriff's Office: Man beat woman, fled with 3-year-old boy Updated: May-05-16 7:34 am
SPOTSYLVANIA, Virginia - Authorities are searching for a 3-year-old boy they say is in "extreme danger" after his father beat his mother and took off with the boy.
- Alexandria preschool employees charged with assaulting girl Updated: May-05-16 7:26 am
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia - Fairfax County police have charged two Alexandria preschool employees with misdemeanor assault and battery for allegedly assaulting a 4-year-old student.
- Residents to weigh in on new Atlantic Coast Pipeline path Updated: May-05-16 6:13 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Residents in three western Virginia counties will have a chance to weigh in a proposed new path of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.
- Democrat to run in Virginia's 6th Congressional District Updated: May-05-16 6:12 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Democrat from Front Royal is planning to run for Congress in a seat currently held by U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte.
- The Latest: Sen. McConnell calls on Trump to unite party Updated: May-04-16 8:06 pm
WASHINGTON - The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):
- 4 hurt when SUV hits Tysons Corner restaurant Updated: May-04-16 6:22 pm
TYSONS CORNER, Virginia - Four people were injured after a restaurant cook on bereavement leave crashed a sport utility vehicle into his restaurant and sparked a large fire, officials said.
- Grand jury indicts sailor for bank fraud, identity theft Updated: May-04-16 4:55 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - A federal grand jury has indicted a U.S. Navy sailor who authorities say assumed the identities of members of his command to fraudulently obtain loans.
- Virginia Sen. Kenny Alexander will be Norfolk's new mayor Updated: May-04-16 1:38 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - State Sen. Kenny Alexander won Norfolk's mayoral election, making him the city's first African-American mayor and Norfolk's first new mayor since 1994.
- Virginia man sentenced in church attack plot Updated: May-04-16 11:58 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Virginia man has been sentenced to 17½ years in federal prison for plotting to shoot up or bomb synagogues and black churches.
- Danville police: 2 men found shot to death in apartment Updated: May-04-16 11:49 am
DANVILLE, Virginia - Danville police say two men were found shot to death in an apartment.
- Florida businessman paid for state senator's visit to Syria Updated: May-04-16 11:30 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A news report says that a Florida businessman paid for Virginia state Sen. Dick Black's trip to Syria last week.
- Officials: Remains in barrel could be suspect's grandmother Updated: May-04-16 10:50 am
BEDFORD, Virginia - Deputies say human remains found in a barrel at a Virginia home could belong to the suspect's grandmother.
- Virginia man admits faking cancer scheme Updated: May-04-16 10:29 am
BECKLEY, West Virginia - A Virginia man has admitted to a phony cancer scheme involving The Greenbrier resort.
- Authorities tail tractor-trailer of pot, make arrests Updated: May-04-16 4:17 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Five men will appear in federal court after investigators followed a tractor-trailer carrying marijuana from southwest Virginia to a truck stop just north of Richmond.
- Virginia Supreme Court recognizes gay couples in divorce law Updated: May-04-16 4:08 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Supreme Court of Virginia has ruled that a person doesn't need to pay alimony to a former spouse if the payee is in a new relationship with a member of the same sex.
- Petersburg treasurer publishes list of delinquent taxpayers Updated: May-04-16 3:32 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A treasurer of a Virginia city says publishing a list of delinquent taxpayers in a local newspaper has helped boost tax collection efforts.
- Former East Carolina coach rejuvenated by job at Virginia Updated: May-03-16 6:05 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia - Ruffin McNeill no longer commands the corner office where the head coach can wow recruits and their parents with polished wood paneling decor, highlight films playing on a big screen and other signs of the trappings of playing football at his university.
- Officers who used stun guns on Virginia man won't be charged Updated: May-03-16 5:30 pm
HALIFAX, Virginia - Virginia prosecutors defended a decision Tuesday not to bring charges against police officers who used stun guns multiple times on a black man before his death, saying that although the officers may have acted inappropriately they don't think they could convict them of a crime.
- DC GOP removes delegate who preferred Clinton to Trump Updated: May-03-16 5:08 pm
McLEAN, Virginia - A Republican convention delegate who said she might prefer Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump has been stripped of her slot, according to party officials who say she lied about her residency.
- Va. school board appeals transgender restroom ruling Updated: May-03-16 4:51 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Virginia school board has asked the full 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to review a panel's ruling that a transgender teen must be allowed to use the boys' restroom at school.
- Former Va. mayor pleads guilty to misusing public funds Updated: May-03-16 3:53 pm
ABINGDON, Virginia - The former mayor of a tiny town in southwest Virginia has pleaded guilty to using public funds to improve and repair her home.
- Department says it lacked access probing inmate's death Updated: May-03-16 1:40 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - State officials were unable to complete a thorough investigation into the death of a mentally ill Virginia inmate accused of stealing snack food because they didn't have enough authority to access certain records and interview key employees, an official wrote.
- Fairfax to run as Democrat for Virginia lieutenant governor Updated: May-03-16 1:37 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Former federal prosecutor and 2013 attorney general candidate Justin E. Fairfax is running for Virginia's lieutenant governor position.
- Department says it lacked access probing inmate's death Updated: May-03-16 11:05 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - State officials say they were unable to complete a thorough investigation into the death a mentally ill Virginia inmate because they didn't have enough authority to access certain records and interview key employees.
- Auditor: City paid over $600K for non-existent oyster plan Updated: May-03-16 10:01 am
VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia - A Virginia Beach official says the city has paid more than $600,000 for an oyster restoration plan that doesn't exist.