Virginia Tech's next president is set to make a debut.
Lights, trees, gingerbread and the Grinch are among the Christmastime attractions on display around the country. Here are some details.
Richard Tapscott, a former managing editor at The Des Moines Register, has died. He was 65.
The United States Park Police says Deputy Chief Robert MacLean has been named acting chief of the agency.
Maryland State Police have charged a man and a teenager in the slaying of a Somerset County man in his home.
Man charged with impersonating police officer in Harwood, Md.
The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office says a fire that destroyed a Habitat for Humanity home near Hagerstown was intentionally set.
Kennedy Center raises $90 million to fund expansion to add pavilions, JFK memorial garden
Baker University chooses Gallaudet administrator as new president
Two local schools are under lockdown following reports of a suspicious person in the area.
Old Dominion University's governing board has approved a plan to double its classroom, research and student support space over the next 20 years.
A 30-year-old Manassas, Va. man died Thursday morning after losing control of his car while drag racing on the Franconia-Springfield Parkway.
The holiday season isn't slowing down the rate of new restaurants opening in the D.C. area.
An owner of candy company Mars pleaded guilty Thursday to reckless driving but will not serve jail time for causing a crash that killed an 86-year-old woman.
Police say body found in wooded area is that of missing Lynchburg teenager
October unemployment rate holds steady at 5.6 percent after summer slide upward
The city of Bristol, Va., is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit that alleges a bond issue didn't meet city and state legal requirements
A former Navy subcontractor who was a middleman in a kickback scheme that cost the U.S. Navy $18 million has been sentenced to three years in prison.
Dominion names presidents of Dominion Virginia Power and Dominion Energy
Copper thieves have put a damper on a holiday light show in Bluefield, Va.