Virginia High Court Rules For Teacher In Transgender DebateCross, a teacher at Leesburg Elementary, cited his religious convictions at a May board meeting in which the school board debated proposed changes to its policies in treatment of transgender students.
Refugee Services Looking For Volunteers & Donations As More Afghans Arrive In The AreaAs Taliban forces take greater control of Afghanistan, thousands have attempted to flee the country.
Root Of Teen Empathy Begins With Secure Relationships At Home, Study FindsTeenagers who have close, secure relationships with their families are more likely to extend empathy to their peers, according to a new study.
Three Individuals Facing Charges For Selling Fraudulent Nursing DegreesOfficials announced that three individuals are facing federal charges for selling fraudulent nursing degrees in a healthcare fraud scheme.
Charlottesville To Remove Confederate Monuments SaturdayA Confederate monument that helped spark a violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville is set to come down Saturday, the city announced.
FBI: Militia-Style Group Surveilled Capitol Weeks After RiotA Virginia man charged with joining the mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol told an undercover FBI agent that he belonged to a militia-style group and coordinated "surveillance efforts" on the same building more than a month after the riot, according to a court filing unsealed on Tuesday.
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.