Moran argued that lawmakers, many of them dividing time between residences in their home districts and in the Washington area, need more than $174,000 a year. But the veteran congressman knew the proposal would be controversial.
Metro to resume weekend work after 4-week break; buses to replace trains on orange, blue lines
Despite daytime highs in the upper 40s Wednesday, there is also a freeze watch for Wednesday night into Thursday for much of the listening area.
Anniversary of Virginia Tech killings to be remembered at Capitol Square, Blacksburg campus
A large ship has gone aground in the lower Chesapeake Bay and the Coast Guard says it has received reports of other ships dragging anchor due to high winds.
Flowers are common in the home around Easter and Mother's Day, but local veterinarians say they can be dangerous to pets.
Va. community colleges panel adopts new policy eliminating student 'free-speech zones'
Tobacco cos. make payments under pact to help states with smoking-related health care costs
A police standoff in Tysons Corner lasted nearly 8 hours but ended with no injuries as police forced their way into an apartment.
He's happy that people love his song, "Happy."
Navy: Fire reported aboard USS Hue City, no injuries reported
Former Grundy firefighter charged with arson, accused of starting 2 wildfires
House Republicans say they remain resolute in their opposition to using federal Medicaid funds to provide health insurance to as many as 400,000 low-income Virginians.
Liberty provost's responsibilities reduced following mix-up involving home studies program
Republican Ed Gillespie raises $2.2 million so far in Virginia Senate bid
An Arlington hospital employee was charged with raping a patient at Virginia Hospital Center, Arlington County police said Monday.
A look at what makes social painting classes so popular and what a local business offers for patrons who want to paint and imbibe at the same time.
State offers to help pay for light rail extension in Va., as long as it's not maglev
5th suspect faces gang-related charges linked to death of Waynesboro reserve officer
Dominion plans new seismic risk assessment of North Anna nuclear plant
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