P. Edward "Eddie" French has been named interim director of Mississippi State's John C. Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development.
The Virginia Supreme Court has refused to reconsider its decision to dismiss a wrongful death verdict against the state stemming from the 2007 Virginia Tech shootings.
Democrat Jennifer Wexton, Republican John Whitbeck and independent Joe May are vying for the seat held by Democrat Mark Herring, who was elected attorney general.
Reston-based NII Holdings, which sells a Nextel-branded wireless service in Mexico and Latin America, is expanding its reach stateside, launching an iPhone app that mimics Nextel's once popular Push-to-Talk service.
Fairfax County snow day to be made up on Presidents' Day holiday
100 Va. school boards support lawsuit challenging failing schools takeover law
You'll have to buy your next holiday ham elsewhere: The planned Alexandria-area Wegmans will not open in 2014, store officials say.
Marguerite Louise Moran, 90, of McLean, died Jan. 9, 2014, from injuries sustained in the house fire, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue says. She died of smoke inhalation, according to the medical examiner.
Winter storm expected to dump up to 10 inches of snow in some areas of Virginia
Arson not suspected in series of brush fires along road in Ringgold
Chesapeake council considers limits on dog tethering
Va. emergency management symposium to feature officials who responded to storm, bombing
Malcolm Hawkins scores 18 to lead Norfolk State over Coppin State 83-71
Brogdon, Harris each score 16, Virginia sends North Carolina to another ACC loss, 76-61
The Virginia Railway Express says expected snow won't affect commuter rail service.
Saint Charles School in Arlington announced last Monday that it will close at the end of the school year.
Police charged a Manassas, Va. man with 10 charges after four people -- two men and two women -- were shot at a Manassas sports bar early Monday morning.
From red to a new hue, Virginia suddenly a battleground state in the fight for gay marriage
Many experience a mid-winter slump this time of year, and a weekend getaway is often a quick fix to remedy the cold-weather blues.