A Virginia Department of Corrections program is training nonviolent offenders for a career in wastewater treatment.
More than $850,000 in matching grant money is headed to 46 local tourism initiatives to help regional tourism officials attract more visitors.
Busch Gardens removed some props from their Halloween attractions after people in Virginia complained about decapitated heads, the theme park said Thursday.
resident Barack Obama has nominated Elizabeth K. Dillon for the bench of the U.S. District Court for the western district of Virginia.
DeSean Jackson wore a white visor instead of a helmet to practice. He sat on the stationary bicycle while his Washington Redskins teammates were stretching. Instead of pedaling, he slowly worked the handlebars back and forth, keeping the muscles loose in his sprained left shoulder.
So you'll have some decisions to make next time you take the road.
Plenty of talk but little action in Virginia special Medicaid session
During the special session, Del. Michael Futrell offered a passionate plea for expanded Medicaid.
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Alexandria police say that a he report of a person with a weapon toward Maury Elementary School Tuesday was unfounded.
New Capitals coach Trotz settles in for a culture change, wants Ovechkin to 'grow his game'
Plenty of talk but little action expected in Virginia special Medicaid session
Reston Go-Kart racer Ayrton Climo has been released from a Canadian hospital and will continue his rehabilitation at Inova Mount Vernon Hospital.
Hannah Graham, a University of Virginia student from Alexandria, is the third woman to go missing in the Charlottesville area this summer.
The cost of living in the Washington area is high, but you can make good money here, too, and for many young Americans entering the workforce the tradeoff is apparently worth it.
About a dozen commuters were trapped in an elevator for 20 minutes at the Rosslyn Metro station during rush hour Thursday morning.
The issue of later school start times is about to be resolved in the largest public school system in the D.C.-Baltimore metropolitan area after more than a decade of debate.
A federal judge in West Virginia has delayed ruling on a lawsuit challenging the state's same-sex marriage ban.
Virginia is celebrating a baby boom of sorts. It's seeing a lot of birth certificates, above 50,000 this month.
Two Roanoke residents arrested in Washington, D.C., on suspicion of passport fraud have admitted their guilt.
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