When they're not responding to emergency calls, some Fairfax County firefighters are spending their weekends going door to door for safety's sake.
A Rastafarian inmate who spent more than a decade in segregation for refusing to cut his hair has relented.
Fairfax County school officials have voted to change the district's discipline system, allowing for lighter punishments for certain infractions.
It might be the coolest thing you've never heard of in D.C., and it involves dozens of flawlessly performing Marines.
The speed limit on the 495 Express Lanes will go up to 65 mph later this month after a study from the Virginia Department of Transportation concluded it would not pose a safety risk to drivers.
Former ship commander at piracy trial: Navy wasn't going to allow 4 hostages to reach Somalia
Pa. man sentenced to 4 years in $3.4M Ponzi scheme involving fake jewelry transactions
Arch Coal scaling back work at mining complexes in Ky., Va.,; more than 100 workers affected
National Science Foundation moving headquarters from Arlington to Alexandria
Virginia hosting Mississippi State in super regional with goal of season not ending at home
Va. governor increases speed limit on Beltway express lanes; usage is short of projections
Weather causes VDOT to cancel weekend HOV closures on I-95, 395 in northern Va.
Virginia Zoo in Norfolk welcomes new baby giraffe to its herd
If you are in the market for a gun, the National Gun Show in Chantilly, Va., may be just the ticket.
2 NY men charged with smuggling tobacco out of Virginia through Delaware
The Coast Guard is advising boaters to stay off the water as Tropical Storm Andrea heads to Hampton Roads.
Two Atlanta men who ran a prostitution ring that employed underage girls and stretched from Maryland to Florida have been sentenced to 25 and 20 years in prison.
Virginia State Police say weather caused series of crashes that killed South Carolina man
Prince William County police issued more than 1,500 tickets during the 2013 "Click It or Ticket" seatbelt enforcement campaign, which ran May 20 through June 2.
A woman was robbed in the Old Centreville Crossing Shopping center Thursday after getting into her car.