Company proposes giant Ferris wheel in Va. Beach

A St. Louis-based company is seeking approval to erect a giant Ferris wheel at Virginia Beach's Oceanfront.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 11:03am EDT

Richmond principal reassigned after suing parents

Richmond school officials have temporarily moved a principal who is suing four parents to the system's central office.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 10:57am EDT

Savannah State shuts down S. Carolina State 61-47

Alante Fenner scored 15 points and Terel Hall had 14 as fifth-seeded Savannah State beat 12th seed South Carolina State 64-47 on Monday in the first round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 10:56am EDT

Gerald Halpin's Mount Vernon property sells for $18.6M

A 16.5-acre property originally part of George Washington's Mount Vernon estate just sold for $18.6 million, the highest sale price in the Washington area in more than two-and-a-half years.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 09:47am EDT

Charges dismissed against Va deputy who killed dog

Charges dismissed against Washington Co. deputy who killed dog that wandered onto his property

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 08:21am EDT

Va. mom pleads guilty to neglect in son's death

Mom pleads guilty to neglect in son's death, case prompted audit of Va. Beach agency

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 07:50am EDT

Prince William County fights against violent crime

After a number of disturbing crimes, one Northern Virginia county is trying to figure out what's behind an uptick in violent crime.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:49am EDT

Ex-Va developer sentenced on federal fraud charges

Ex-Albemarle County developer sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison on federal fraud charges

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:10am EDT

5 Va school groups get alcohol education funds

5 groups have Va colleges, universities get state funds for alcohol education, enforcement

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:00am EDT

Contest being held for girls pursuing STEM career

Essay contest being held for Va female high school students pursuing STEM career in college

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 04:00am EDT

Va company gets state agriculture grant

Virginia soybean company gets state agriculture grant to help with Isle of Wight expansion

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 03:48am EDT

Va. holding statewide tornado drill

Virginia emergency management officials holding statewide tornado drill on Tuesday

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 03:40am EDT

2013-14 all-ACC basketball teams

The all-Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball teams and voting results for most improved player and sixth man of the year, announced Monday.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 02:59am EDT

Norfolk St tops Eastern Shore 78-74 in MEAC opener

Pendarvis Williams scored 22 points and fourth-seeded Norfolk State pulled out a 78-74 win over 13th-seeded Maryland-Eastern Shore in the first-round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament on Monday after losing a 23-point second-half lead.

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 01:44am EDT

Restaurant openings: El Camino, DC Prime and BC Steak

Here's a quick look at what you can expect from new restaurants in Ashburn, Gaithersburg and the District.

Monday - 03/10/2014, 09:07pm EDT

$15,000 in manhole covers stolen in Danville

Police investigate theft of $15,000 in manhole covers; nearly 50 stolen across Danville

Monday - 03/10/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Panels of Berlin Wall installed at U.Va.

4 panels of Berlin Wall installed at University of Virginia as part of year-long commemoration

Monday - 03/10/2014, 07:20pm EDT

Rubber duck sculpture to make Norfolk appearance

Giant, floating rubber duck sculpture to make appearance at Norfolk museum

Monday - 03/10/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Court declines to take up Episcopal Church dispute

Supreme Court won't hear dispute over Episcopal Church property in northern Va.

Monday - 03/10/2014, 06:00pm EDT

Police urge parents to monitor their teen's mobile apps

Police say a sexting case in Prince William County is an example of a growing problem and that parents need to take a greater role in monitoring their children's online and mobile activity.

Monday - 03/10/2014, 04:35pm EDT
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