Do you remember the 2012 D.C. derecho?

During the afternoon and evening of Friday June 29, 2012, an intense, line of thunderstorms raced eastward at nearly 60 mph from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic coast and pummeled the greater Washington area.

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 03:38pm EDT

Safety drill conducted ahead of Silver Line opening

The first phase of the new Metro line is aerial, which makes rescue a challenge.

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 03:01pm EDT

2 brothers slain in Henry County

Police say deaths of 2 brothers in Henry County are homicides

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Courtney Garrett crowned Miss Virginia 2014

Liberty University graduate student Courtney Garrett crowned Miss Virginia 2014

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Longest serving VA lawmaker is retiring -- for real

State Sen. Charles J. Colgan said he was going to retire several times before, but this time he is finally calling it quits.

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 03:35am EDT

Metro's GM discusses fare increase, Silver Line

Metro customers can expect to pay more for trips beginning this weekend -- and the increased fares will apply to the new Silver Line segment set to open in July.

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 01:54am EDT

2 charged in Roanoke County credit card case

2 Florida men faces charges in Roanoke County credit card counterfeiting case

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 12:57am EDT

Community unites to remember slain activist

During a ceremony, Braddock Park was renamed the Lenny Harris Memorial Fields at Braddock Park.

Saturday - 06/28/2014, 05:15pm EDT

Local war hero who appeared in movie to retire from Army

Col. Gregory Gadson says although he plans on retiring from the Army this year after 25 years of service, he will continue to share his life and make a difference.

Saturday - 06/28/2014, 04:31pm EDT

AAA predicts record travel in Va. for holiday

AAA predicts record number of Virginians will travel this 4th of July weekend

Saturday - 06/28/2014, 12:30pm EDT

I-95 bridge project completed early, under budget

VDOT: Restoration of 11 I-95 bridges in Richmond area completed early, under budget

Saturday - 06/28/2014, 12:10pm EDT

SW Va. man dies after being shot by deputy sheriff

Police say Washington County deputy sheriff shoots, kills man who threatened him with handgun

Saturday - 06/28/2014, 11:20am EDT

Autopsy: VA student died in NJ from gunshots

Autopsy shows Virginia college student killed in New Jersey died from multiple gunshots

Friday - 06/27/2014, 06:20pm EDT

Norfolk Democratic delegate to resign

Norfolk Democratic delegate to resign next week.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Prosecutors drop all charges against Al-Arian

Feds drop all charges against Palestinian activist Al-Arian; case was in limbo for 5 years

Friday - 06/27/2014, 04:52pm EDT

Central Va. woman, 85, convicted of baby's assault

Woman, 85, convicted of assaulting infant she was babysitting

Friday - 06/27/2014, 01:30pm EDT

McAuliffe: Fewer Va. inmates returning to prison

McAuliffe says rate of inmates returning to Va. prisons for new crimes drops to record low

Friday - 06/27/2014, 01:21pm EDT

American flag allowed after couple told otherwise

A couple ordered by a McLean, Virginia condominium building's management to remove an American flag hanging on the balcony will get to fly the stars and stripes.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 12:54pm EDT

Fairfax County school board eliminates Monday half days

The move will provide more wiggle room in the event of snow days.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 11:21am EDT

Motorcycles to accompany fallen Marine to Va. home

Fallen Marine to return home to Virginia amid a procession of motorcycles

Friday - 06/27/2014, 10:48am EDT
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