- Governor to be keynote speaker at Va. Memorial Day ceremony Updated: May-24-15 1:00 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Gov. Terry McAuliffe will be the keynote speaker for the 59th Annual Commonwealth's Memorial Day Ceremony in Richmond.
- Challenger to Va. House speaker says policy change unfair Updated: May-22-15 2:24 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The woman trying to unseat Virginia House Speaker William J. Howell in next month's GOP primary says the board of elections has given her opponent an unfair advantage.
- Richmond pharmacy's permit, pharmacist's license revoked Updated: May-22-15 9:59 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Virginia Board of Pharmacy has revoked a Richmond pharmacy's permit and a pharmacist's license because of safety concerns.
- Former Va. lawmaker says 19-year-old woman's baby is his Updated: May-20-15 4:06 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A former Virginia lawmaker who was accused of having sex with a 17-year-old employee says he is the father of her baby.
- Dominion announces alternate routes for proposed pipeline Updated: May-18-15 3:28 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Dominion Resources Inc. said Monday it has come up with alternative segments for portions of a 550-mile proposed natural gas pipeline in two Virginia counties where many local landowners have been fighting the project.
- Richmond prosecutors review convictions involving ex-officer Updated: May-17-15 1:06 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Richmond prosecutors are reviewing nearly 100 convictions involving a former city police detective, including those of more than a dozen people who are still behind bars or under court supervision.
- Virginia workshop trains workers for film industry Updated: May-16-15 12:46 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A weekend workshop on production assistant training in the film industry is being held in Virginia.
- Moving day for early 19th century Va.-made carriage Updated: May-15-15 7:01 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - An early 19th century carriage made in Staunton is going on a wild ride in Richmond.
- Pardoned man says he doesn't resent victim who ID'ed him Updated: May-14-15 4:06 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Virginia man pardoned after spending 29 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit says he hasn't yet fully contemplated how he will use his freedom.
- Ex-juvenile justice employee pleads guilty to bribery Updated: May-14-15 3:46 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A former employee at the Virginia Department of Juvenile Justice has pleaded guilty to bribery.
- Va. man wrongfully convicted of attempted rape is pardoned Updated: May-13-15 6:08 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Gov. Terry McAuliffe has pardoned a Virginia man who has spent 29 years in prison for an attempted rape that Richmond's chief prosecutor and others say he didn't commit.
- US court hears dispute over 5 Somali pirates' sentences Updated: May-13-15 12:14 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A federal appeals court heard arguments Wednesday on whether a judge overstepped his authority when he imposed less than the mandatory life prison term for five Somali pirates whose mistaken attack on a Navy ship left one of their own dead but caused no harm to any of the sailors.
- Appeals court hears arguments in ex-Gov. McDonnell's case Updated: May-12-15 4:22 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Three federal appeals court judges focused Tuesday on whether favors then-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell did for a wealthy benefactor amounted to "official acts" that led to his convictions on 11 public corruption counts.
- 2 charged with stealing Va. Civil War commemorative signs Updated: May-12-15 1:04 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Two people face charges of stealing commemorative signs from Capitol Square during a Civil War sesquicentennial event.
- Richmond man joins America Leads to aid in presidential bid Updated: May-12-15 4:07 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A former staffer for Gov. Bob McDonell has joined a super PAC to support Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie in his 2016 bid.
- Appeals court revives portion of SC racial bias lawsuit Updated: May-11-15 4:23 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A federal appeals court says black employees at a South Carolina steel mill can pursue a class-action lawsuit claiming racial discrimination in promotions.
- Virginia woman sentenced to 4½ years in terror case Updated: May-11-15 9:52 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Virginia woman has been sentenced to 4 ½ years in prison for lying to investigators about supporting the Islamic State militant group.
- Agency cites pilot error in fatal hot air balloon crash Updated: May-09-15 1:58 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The failure of a pilot to stay clear of power lines contributed to the crash of a hot air balloon last year in Virginia that killed him and two passengers, the National Transportation Safety Board said.
- VCU board approves 3 percent increase in tuition and fees Updated: May-08-15 3:41 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Tuition and mandatory fees will rise by about 3 percent next academic year at Virginia Commonwealth University.
- 2 dead, 3 wounded in3 separate Richmond shootings Updated: May-08-15 4:07 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Richmond police say two people are dead and three others are in the hospital after three separate shootings.
- 17-year-old given 30 years in prison after murder conviction Updated: May-07-15 8:10 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Richmond teenager convicted of the murder in the death of an 8-year-old has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.
- Developments on 2 fronts in Sweet Briar College's closure Updated: May-06-15 5:26 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Sweet Briar College officials and opponents of its planned closure met Wednesday and promised to get together again later this month.
- Richmond teen pleads no contest in slaying of 8-year-old Updated: May-06-15 11:19 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Richmond teenager has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading no contest to a charge of killing an 8-year-old boy.
- Inmate's widow sues Henrico sheriff, others over jail death Updated: May-06-15 9:43 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - An inmate's widow has filed a $10 million wrongful death lawsuit against Henrico County Sheriff Michael Wade and several other defendants.
- Dominion Resources annual meeting to draw protesters Updated: May-06-15 3:01 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Dominion Resources shareholders are gathering in suburban Richmond for their annual meeting.