- Pittsburgh holds off Virginia Tech 17-13 Updated: Oct-03-15 3:28 pm
BLACKSBURG, Virginia - Qadree Ollison ran for 122 yards and a second-half touchdown and Pittsburgh limited Virginia Tech to just 100 yards of offense Saturday in a 17-13 victory that opened both teams' Atlantic Coast Conference seasons.
- The Latest: Surfer enjoys outing in Chesapeake Bay Updated: Oct-03-15 2:06 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The latest on heavy rains in Virginia. (All times local):
- More rain, flooding forecast along soggy East Coast Updated: Oct-03-15 1:57 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Rain pummeling parts of the East Coast showed little sign of slackening Saturday, with record-setting precipitation prolonging the soppy misery that has been eased only by news that powerful Hurricane Joaquin will not hit the U.S.
- Prosecutor: Officer who shot crowbar-wielding man justified Updated: Oct-03-15 11:48 am
MANASSAS, Virginia - Prosecutors in Prince William County have ruled the Sept. 23 shooting of a man wielding a crowbar was justified.
- Va. records third case of eastern equine encephalitis Updated: Oct-03-15 10:00 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia has its third confirmed case of eastern equine encephalitis this year.
- Virginia Beach woman shows others how to graduate debt free Updated: Oct-03-15 9:43 am
CHESAPEAKE, Virginia - When Lorraine SantaLucia graduated from Landstown High School in 2010, her parents and grandparents broke the bad news.
- 2 globe-trotting college professors bring world to class Updated: Oct-03-15 9:41 am
MIDDLETOWN, Virginia - When Ann and Robert "Rob" Simpson took a group of Lord Fairfax Community College students to the Galapagos Islands for a three-week educational visit, their tour guide showed up in a mini skirt and go-go boots.
- The Latest: Rains close highway in North Carolina Updated: Oct-02-15 9:12 pm
MIAMI - The latest on drenching storms threatening the East Coast as Hurricane Joaquin swirls in the Atlantic. All times local:
- Northeast Nebraska town loses only grocery store Updated: Oct-02-15 5:45 pm
WAKEFIELD, Nebraska - A small city in northeast Nebraska's Dixon County has bid farewell to a grocery store that had been a community staple for nearly a century.
- Jesse Matthew Jr: 3 life prison terms for 2005 sex assault Updated: Oct-02-15 5:38 pm
FAIRFAX, Virginia - Jesse Matthew Jr., charged with the murders of college students Hannah Graham and Morgan Harrington, was sentenced Friday to life in prison for a sexual assault on a woman a decade ago in northern Virginia.
- Skins WR Jackson, LB Riley, CB Hall ruled out vs Eagles Updated: Oct-02-15 3:25 pm
- Governor warns of problems getting lethal injection drugs Updated: Oct-02-15 11:33 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says the state may have difficulty in the future obtaining lethal injection drugs if the manufacturers can't be shielded from the public.
- Police: No sign of armed person at Virginia campus Updated: Oct-02-15 11:09 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University has told students to resume their normal activity after warning them to avoid part of its campus because of a possible armed person.
- Man files lawsuit against Richmond Police for apartment raid Updated: Oct-02-15 10:18 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Virginia Union University student has filed a lawsuit against the Richmond Police Department, saying he was left injured and shaken after police raided his home with a warrant listing a non-existent address.
- Virginia executes 1st inmate in nearly 3 years Updated: Oct-02-15 5:24 am
JARRATT, Virginia - A convicted serial killer who faced the death penalty in two states became the first inmate to be executed in nearly three years in Virginia.
- Va. grower bests his own record with ½-ton-plus gourd Updated: Oct-02-15 3:01 am
DOSWELL, Virginia - Extreme weather forced the early closure of the State Fair of Virginia, but not before the biggest pumpkin was crowned.
- Absentee voting under way for Nov. 3 Va. general election Updated: Oct-02-15 2:46 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia's general election a full month away, but absentee voting is already under way.
- W.Va., Va. get $1 million each in US bay cleanup funds Updated: Oct-02-15 2:20 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia and West Virginia each are receiving $1 million in federal funding for their roles in restoring the Chesapeake Bay.
- AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. EDT Updated: Oct-01-15 11:00 pm
Gunman opens fire at Oregon community college before dying in shootout; at least 9 dead
- The Latest: Virginia executes serial killer Updated: Oct-01-15 10:03 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The latest on the scheduled execution of a convicted serial killer in Virginia. All times local:
- Judge: State psychology board can't regulate advice column Updated: Oct-01-15 4:59 pm
McLEAN, Virginia - The state of Kentucky's effort to censor a newspaper advice column because its author is not a state-licensed psychologist amounts to an unconstitutional restriction of free speech, a federal judge has ruled.
- Low on sacks, takeaways, Redskins looking for 'splash' plays Updated: Oct-01-15 4:25 pm
ASHBURN, Virginia - It's a common lament heard around the Washington Redskins these days: The team is simply not coming up with many big plays.
- Managers of Georgia peanut plant get prison for salmonella Updated: Oct-01-15 2:03 pm
SAVANNAH, Georgia - Two former managers of a Georgia peanut plant were sentenced to federal prison Thursday for their roles in a deadly salmonella outbreak, though the men received far less time behind bars than the ex-boss they helped convict.
- Lawsuits challenging surveys for natgas pipeline tossed Updated: Oct-01-15 12:49 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia - A federal judge has dismissed lawsuits by Virginia landowners who turned away a survey team for a proposed natural gas pipeline.
- Man pleads not guilty in Alexandria, Virginia, slayings case Updated: Oct-01-15 12:18 pm
FAIRFAX, Virginia - The man accused of killing three Alexandria residents over a 10-year span has pleaded not guilty, just days before jury selection in his murder trial is scheduled to begin.