Police: 2 Dead In Virginia Beach Oceanfront ShootingsOvernight shootings along the beachfront in Virginia Beach left two people dead and eight wounded in a scene described by authorities on Saturday as “very chaotic.”
Virginia, With 2nd-Most Executions, Outlaws Death PenaltyThe governor signed legislation Wednesday making Virginia the 23rd state to abolish the death penalty, a dramatic shift for the commonwealth, which had the second-highest number of executions in the U.S.
20 Tons Of Frozen Fish Left Floundering After Beltway CrashA tractor-trailer hauling more than 20 tons of frozen fish crashed on the Capital Beltway in northern Virginia.
Police Investigating Murder Of Virginia Man, Found In Vacant House In West BaltimorePolice are investigating the murder of a Virginia man after he was found in a vacant house in west Baltimore on St. Patrick's Day.
No. 7 Virginia Tech Women's Basketball Gets 70-63 Win Over 10 Seed Marquette
Virginia Loses 62-58 To Preston, Ohio, Ending Title DefenseVirginia's unusual title defense ended with another upset loss in the NCAA Tournament, falling 62-58 to Jason Preston and Ohio on Saturday.
Coast Guard Rescues 57-Year-Old Man Stranded On Sailboat In Chesapeake Bay In Severe Weather FridayThe Coast Guard rescued a 57 year-old man who was reportedly suffering mild hypothermia symptoms, after his sailboat was hit by severe weather around three miles southwest of Wolf Trap Light in the Chesapeake Bay on Friday.
Short-Handed Florida Outlasts Virginia Tech In NCAA OpenerFlorida is heading to the second round for an eighth straight NCAA Tournament appearance — and with arguably its best player on the bench as a de facto assistant coach.
Ravens Defensive Tackle Broderick Washington Arrested, Charged With Destruction Of Property In Arlington, VirginiaRavens defensive tackle Broderick Washington was arrested in Arlington, Virginia over the weekend.
SpaceX Satellite Launches Light Up Maryland, Virginia Sky Early Sunday MorningDaylight Saving Time sprang us all forward overnight, and while most of us were still asleep, some got up early enough to capture not SpaceX's Falcon 9 launch over Maryland and Virginia.
Virginia Man Caught At BWI Checkpoint With Loaded Gun, Claims He Forgot He Had ItVirginia man was arrested after he was caught with a loaded handgun at a Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport security checkpoint on Thursday.
2 Giraffes Killed In Fire At Roer's Zoofari In Northern VirginiaTwo giraffes died in a fire at a zoo in northern Virginia Monday, officials said.
Virginia School District Says It Isn't Banning Dr. Seuss' Books But Is No Longer Emphasizing Them On Read Across America DayA school district in Virginia recently made headlines for allegedly banning books by Dr. Seuss. But Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS), located in Ashburn, said it is not banning books by the famous children's author.
At Least 160 Confederate Symbols Removed In 2020, SPLC SaysWhen rioters tore through the U.S. Capitol last month, some of them gripping Confederate battle flags, they didn't encounter a statue of the most famous rebel general, Robert E. Lee.
Emma Coronel Aispuro, Wife Of 'El Chapo,' Arrested At Dulles Airport On International Drug Trafficking ChargesEmma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of notorious Sinaloa Cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera, was arrested at Dulles International Airport in Virginia Monday, the justice department said.