A former elementary school nurse in Franklin County has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for her role in a failed hired killing.
Parents of Alexandria elementary school children are concerned and confused by a new grading system that doesn't use letters.
Woman convicted of sex trafficking 15-year-old in DC, Va., Md.
Departures of Alexander, Smith make special teams a tougher sell for Redskins
Navy supply ship's former purser charged in Norfolk with stealing $350K from safe
Virginia Beach police say they've arrested a high school student for what they describe as threatening texts to harm another student.
McDonnell says more felons' rights restored under his administration than any other
The 2011 earthquake that rattled the D.C. region and caused millions of dollars in damage shook the nerves of an area unaccustomed to such temblors. Two years later, a million people participated in a drill to practice how to respond to the next quake.
2 face hate crime charges in Harrisonburg assault that police say was racially motivated
With next month's gubernatorial election in Virginia, a couple of radio hosts from George Mason University's WGMUradio.com decided to see whether people knew anything about the race.
27 states have passed laws to stock injection devices at schools to treat allergic reactions
Va. Commonwealth Transportation Board awards $168M for road and bridge projects
A fall class offered to George Mason University students has drawn criticism from around the world because of one name in the title: Trayvon Martin's.
Virginia State campus locked down following outbreak of fights, 1 person stabbed
VDOT adds 120,000 studs to James River Bridge's deck to increase traction, reduce wrecks
Fairfax County police have identified the woman who was killed while attempting to cross Franconia Road Oct. 9 in Springfield.
It took nearly two years, but a new restaurant is getting ready to make a go of it in the former Waterfront Food Pavilion on the waterfront in Old Town Alexandria.
Virginia State Police finish review of ABC agents' wrongful arrest of U.Va. student
12 jurors seated for Va. man's murder trial in western NY; charged with killing school leader
Virginia Beach baby sitter to serve 22 years in prison for death of 2-year-old boy