The chief financial officer of what had been one of the nation's largest private mortgage companies has pleaded guilty to his role in a $3 billion fraud scheme.
Two former Metro workers accused of stealing potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars in coins from fare card machines are scheduled to enter guilty pleas in federal court.
The Alexandria City Council passed an ordinance in November that bans animals from being left in vehicles when the outside temperature reaches 70 degrees or above.
Red light camera programs are not without controversy, but after seven months since the program began in Alexandria, the results are in.
A judge has rejected an attempt to halt Alexandria's waterfront redevelopment plan for sites along the Potomac River.
Victor Aldana has been indicted on a charge of aggravated involuntary manslaughter and three other counts for allegedly hitting and killing an 8-year-old boy and severely injuring his mother while the two were walking near Landmark Mall.
Your tax dollars pay for public schools and two new reports are shedding some light on cases where those dollars may not be watched closely enough.
By the time the suspect in an alleged bomb plot against the U.S. Capitol was arrested in a parking lot, wearing what he thought was an explosive-laden suicide vest, he had been living illegally in the United States for 12 years.
When it comes to oysters, Severn Inn customers want them local, and they want them salty.
A bald eagle found last weekend by Metro tracks near the Van Dorn Street station has been euthanized.
Donna Gray, who rode a float at the parade, says she thought it was a good idea to hold the parade almost two weeks before the official holiday.
The women with "broken" hearts could not be a more diverse bunch. And yet their common illness binds them together.
Lenny Harris might have lived if he hadn't recognized one of the men robbing him, according to one of the three men arrested in his murder.
Prospects are not good for the injured bald eagle rescued from Metro's Blue Line tracks near the Van Dorn Metro station.
The woman, who has not been identified by police, was sitting in her bedroom in the 8000 block of Russell Road near Huntley Meadows Park in Alexandria last Sunday evening. She got up from her bed where she was watching TV after she heard one of her windows smash out.
More than a dozen Virginia localities are receiving state grants to encourage students to walk or ride bicycles to schools.
Police in Alexandria, Va. say the man assaulted a 16-year-old girl Monday, Feb. 20 just after 8 p.m.
President Washington used to cut the ice for his recipe from the frozen Potomac River.
Three days of festivities kicked off at Mount Vernon with a hoecake cookoff on Saturday -- all in honor of George Washington's 280th birthday.
Responding to a complaint of high weeds, the city sent inmates on work detail to mow property in Denbigh in the summer of 2010. Then the city found out that the land was protected wetlands.
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