NASA Rocket Launch Tuesday Morning Will Be Visible From MarylandIf you missed the recent ring of fire solar clips, here's your chance to see something else fascinating in the sky. Tuesday morning at 7 a.m., a rocket is set to launch from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, which is near Chincoteague Island.
High Court Rejects 2 Virginia White Nationalist Rally CasesThe Supreme Court is leaving in place the convictions of two men who as members of a white supremacist group participated in a white nationalist rally in Virginia in 2017 that turned violent.
Judge Reinstates Virginia Teacher Suspended For Transgender RemarkA judge on Tuesday ordered a northern Virginia school system to reinstate a suspended gym teacher who spoke out at a school board meeting against a proposal requiring that transgender students be addressed by their preferred pronouns.
Mansion Once Home To Robert E. Lee Reopens After OverhaulThe Virginia mansion where Robert E. Lee once lived that now overlooks Arlington National Cemetery is open to the public again, after a $12 million rehabilitation and reinterpretation that includes an increased emphasis on those who were enslaved there.
Virginia High Court Hears Challenges To Robert E. Lee Statue RemovalA 131-year-old statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee took center stage Tuesday as the Supreme Court of Virginia heard arguments on whether the state has the right to take down the once-celebrated monument that is now widely seen as a symbol of white supremacy and Black oppression.
Body Of Missing Swimmer Found In Potomac River, Detectives InvestigatingMontgomery County Police are investigating a drowning in the Potomac River that happened on Memorial Day.
Since The Nose Doesn't Know Pot Is Now Legal, K-9s RetireVirginia is following a trend in other states where legalization has led to K-9s being put out to pasture earlier than planned. Police dogs trained to detect the odor of marijuana will no longer be used to establish probable cause for a search.
Convicted Spy For Russia Moves To Withdraw Guilty PleaA former Army Green Beret sentenced to more than 15 years in prison for spying for Russia has filed paperwork seeking to withdraw his guilty plea.
20-Year-Old Ronnie Keandre Marshall Wanted In Double Murder Of Military Veterans Outside Virginia HomeA couple was gunned down in their own front yard in Springfield, Virginia Wednesday morning.
Former Virginia Sen. John Warner Dies At 94, Married Elizabeth TaylorFormer Sen. John W. Warner of Virginia, a former Navy secretary and one of the Senate’s most influential military experts, has died at age 94.
Virginia Mom Recruits 4 Of Her Sons To Work Alongside Her On COVID-19 Front LinesA Virginia nurse recruited her sons to work with her at Arlington County Public Health to help fight the Covid-19 pandemic.
Rocket Launch From Wallops Island Should Be Visible From Maryland, Eastern SeaboardAfter weather postponed it several times, a rocket launch from Wallops Island is expected Wednesday night and will be visible across the Eastern seaboard.
Washington And Lee University To Give Name Decision In JuneVirginia's Washington and Lee University is expected to announce this summer whether or not it will change its name, nearly a year after a committee was formed to evaluate the school's ties to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, according to a board of trustees official.
Man Shot Outside CIA Headquarters In Virginia Has Died, FBI SaysAn armed man who was shot outside CIA headquarters in Virginia has died, the FBI said Tuesday.
NAACP Voicing Concerns Over Fairfax County's New Police ChiefThe NAACP said it feels like the community was "excluded" in the process.