- Canadian man pleads guilty in $2.3M tax refund scheme Updated: Dec-01-15 7:00 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Canadian man has pleaded guilty in Virginia to conspiring to obtain $2.3 million in tax refunds to finance an appeal by another man serving 100 years in prison for fraud.
- The Latest: Police say speed was a factor in bus crash Updated: Nov-30-15 12:01 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The latest about a bus crash that injured about 36 people, most of them college students returning to school at the close of the holiday weekend. All times local.
- Weather, flights aid post-Thanksgiving travel efforts Updated: Nov-30-15 1:43 am
NEW YORK - Tens of millions of Americans returning home after the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend Sunday had cooperative weather and mostly efficient airport operations to thank for smooth traveling conditions.
- Bus overturns: 1 serious injury, dozens of minor injuries Updated: Nov-29-15 11:44 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A charter bus carrying college students to three Virginia campuses near the close of the holiday weekend overturned Sunday evening, leaving one person seriously injured and 35 others aboard with minor injuries, police said.
- Company to convert landfill's methane gas into electricity Updated: Nov-28-15 10:20 am
BRISTOL, Virginia - A Virginia firm expects to begin converting methane gas from the city's landfill into electricity by year's end.
- Richmond police investigating homicide on city's south side Updated: Nov-28-15 10:08 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Police say they're investigating the death of a man in south Richmond.
- Documentary on Virginia's heroin epidemic to debut next week Updated: Nov-27-15 4:45 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A documentary produced for the Virginia attorney general's office is focusing on the state's heroin and prescription drug overdose epidemic.
- Appeals court: EPA chief doesn't have to give deposition Updated: Nov-25-15 5:14 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A federal appeals court says U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy doesn't have to give a deposition in a coal company's lawsuit over the impact of regulations on jobs.
- US court denies appeal of man who killed Virginia family Updated: Nov-25-15 11:55 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A man who was sentenced to death in the New Year's Eve 2006 slaying of a Richmond couple and their two young daughters lost his appeal before a federal appeals court Wednesday.
- Virginia church to shed images of its Confederate past Updated: Nov-24-15 8:23 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Virginia church known as the "Cathedral of the Confederacy" has removed needlepoint kneelers and retired its coat of arms, as it sheds some images from the sanctuary that reflect its historic ties to the Confederacy.
- Attorney general's office produces drug abuse documentary Updated: Nov-24-15 2:55 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Virginia Attorney General's Office has produced a documentary about the dangers of heroin and prescription drug abuse.
- Wreath-laying ceremony set at Richmond police memorial Updated: Nov-24-15 2:45 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A wreath-laying ceremony is scheduled at the newly reconditioned police memorial statue in Richmond's Festival Park.
- Police: Thanksgiving dinner stolen from community group Updated: Nov-22-15 11:46 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Richmond police say someone broke into a building and stole items for a community association's Thanksgiving dinner.
- Statistics suggest bike race was not an economic bonanza Updated: Nov-22-15 11:34 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Economic figures suggest that Richmond did not reap a major financial windfall from September's world championship bike race.
- Chesterfield woman considers goats her pets Updated: Nov-22-15 9:52 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Kristi Orcutt often carries her work home with her. Sometimes her work sits on the couch and watches TV with her.
- Richmond shooters remain hot, beat Bethune-Cookman 89-64 Updated: Nov-21-15 8:20 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Terry Allen scored 25 points with 13 rebounds and five assists to spark Richmond to an 89-64 win over Bethune-Cookman on Saturday night.
- Richmond beats rival William & Mary, 20-9 Updated: Nov-21-15 3:31 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Jacobi Green ran for 217 yards on 36 carries with a touchdown to help lead Richmond to a 20-9 win over William & Mary on Saturday, clinching a share of the Colonial Athletic Association title in the process.
- Film shows interracial pair's battle for the right to marry Updated: Nov-20-15 3:52 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Vintage cars lined the Virginia drag racing track where men and women wearing high-waisted pants and long skirts waited eagerly for popcorn at the concession stand and children darted in and out of the crowd. But as soon as the movie director yelled "cut," the actors relaxed, chatted and pulled on coats to stay warm in between shots on a cold, rainy afternoon.
- Federal prison guard in Virginia sentenced for bribery Updated: Nov-19-15 3:55 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A guard at the federal prison in Petersburg has been sentenced to one year and six months for taking bribes in exchange for smuggling cigarettes to inmates.
- 36-year-old charged in connection with abduction, robbery Updated: Nov-19-15 3:38 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Richmond Police Department says a 36-year-old man has been charged after abducting two men and attempting to rob a bank this week.
- Dominion Energy acquires solar project in Accomack County Updated: Nov-17-15 7:28 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - An 80-megawatt solar energy project in Accomack County has been acquired by Dominion Energy.
- Police officer runs program that helps people land jobs Updated: Nov-17-15 3:46 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Richmond police officer is volunteering his time at a program designed to help participants land jobs.
- Hot-shooting Richmond defeats Stetson 108-85 Updated: Nov-15-15 7:13 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - T.J. Cline hit 4 of 5 3-pointers on his way to a career-high 27 points as Richmond defeated Stetson 108-85 on Sunday.
- James Madison slips past Richmond 87-75 Updated: Nov-13-15 9:48 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Shakir Brown scored 20 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to help lead James Madison to an 87-75 win over Richmond in the season opener for both teams Friday night.
- Colonial Downs sues over change to horse-racing law Updated: Nov-13-15 4:37 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Colonial Downs has filed a lawsuit challenging a new law that lets the Virginia Racing Commission control which horsemen's group can conduct thoroughbred racing at the track.