An Alexandria woman has died after a three-car accident that forced parts of Interstate 81 to close Thursday morning, say Virginia State Police.
It's been 43 months since the last deadly airline crash in the United States, the longest period without a fatal domestic accident since commercial aviation expanded after World War II. That sounds like unvarnished good news, but one consequence of having such a remarkable record is that it's difficult to justify imposing costly new safety rules on the economically fragile industry.
A woman was sexually assaulted in Alexandria on Thursday after telling a would-be robber that she had no money, police say.
Alexandria police have released surveillance footage of a suspect they say robbed a Dunkin' Donuts on Thursday morning and fled with cash.
Authorities have made an arrest in connection with the killing of a 30-year-old man in Alexandria.
Fairfax County police have arrested Manuel F. Garces, 30, in connection with the death of Mark Earl Ives.
Patrick Cole cradles the scarred head of Popeye, a 13-year-old coal black pit bull who was seized as part of a suspected dog-fighting ring.
Authorities are investigating the attempted sexual assault of a 23-year-old near a parkway in Alexandria.
Old Town Alexandria is known for being one of the most friendly dog towns in the D.C. area. And now Old Town is mixing its love for dogs with its love for veterans.
A coal-fired power plant in Alexandria that has drawn the scorn of environmentalists for decades is about to be shut down.
One of the regions biggest polluters will close for good on Monday after a decade long fight over air pollution.
Police have taken a man into custody after a standoff at the Belle Haven Marina in Alexandria.
A man who robbed two trucks delivering Apple products has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
Officials say Army Secretary John McHugh is being treated in a hospital for injuries he received in a bicycle accident but is expected to return to work soon.
United Way Worldwide has appointed Stacey Stewart as its new president of U.S. operations.
The Capital Bikeshare program has expanded to Alexandria.
A judge said Wednesday that he did not need to hear any evidence before concluding that lethal injection in Virginia does not amount to practicing medicine without a license.
A woman who paid $7 for a box of trinkets at a West Virginia flea market two years ago apparently acquired an original painting by French impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir without knowing it.
An archaeological dig at Fort Ward Park in Alexandria has uncovered 43 unidentified graves and traces of a historic post-Civil War community.
This Iraqi dog has come a long way since his Baghdad days.
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