- Jim Gilmore denied spot as GOP delegate to convention Updated: Apr-30-16 8:06 pm
HARRISONBURG, Virginia - Jim Gilmore can't catch a break.
- Trump campaign chairman in Virginia to run for governor Updated: Apr-30-16 7:59 pm
HARRISONBURG, Virginia - The chairman of GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump's campaign in Virginia says he plans to run for governor in 2017.
- Motorcyclist dead after crash with car in Lee County Updated: Apr-30-16 4:11 pm
JONESVILLE, Virginia - Virginia State Police say a motorcyclist is dead after crashing with a car in Lee County.
- Cuccinelli says he won't run for governor in 2017 Updated: Apr-30-16 2:41 pm
HARRISONBURG, Virginia - Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli says he won't run for governor in 2017.
- Richmond's top prosecutor clears State Police in shooting Updated: Apr-30-16 2:08 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Richmond's top prosecutor has cleared the Virginia State Police of any wrongdoing in a shooting at the Greyhound station in Richmond in which a trooper and the man who shot him died.
- State high court to consider case related to redistricting Updated: Apr-29-16 4:54 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Virginia Supreme Court will consider whether current and former state senators need to provide records related to a redistricting lawsuit.
- American state senator meets with Syrian President Assad Updated: Apr-28-16 2:01 pm
BEIRUT - Syrian President Bashar Assad scored a minor, if bizarre, publicity victory Thursday, receiving a part-time state senator from America at a time when U.S. officials have repeatedly asserted Assad has lost his legitimacy to rule the war-torn country.
- Cruz' ex co-chair in Virginia heads to Syria, praises Assad Updated: Apr-27-16 8:58 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Sen. Ted Cruz's former campaign co-chairman in Virginia has traveled to Syria and promised support for the government of President Bashar Assad, who U.S. officials have repeatedly said has lost the legitimacy to rule the war-torn country.
- Police: Man killed in Virginia standoff threatened suicide Updated: Apr-27-16 4:36 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - A man who was fatally shot by snipers during a standoff last week said he was going to kill himself, threatened to kill police officers and fired eight rifle shots at an armored police vehicle, authorities said.
- High court seems poised to overturn McDonnell conviction Updated: Apr-27-16 3:12 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court could make it tougher for the government to crack down on public corruption, signaling Wednesday that it may overturn former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's federal bribery conviction.
- Police identify woman who died in Buchanan County house fire Updated: Apr-26-16 5:23 pm
GRUNDY, Virginia - Virginia State Police have identified a woman who was found dead after a house fire in Buchanan County.
- Virginia panel wrestles with question of luxury box gifts Updated: Apr-26-16 1:59 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Virginia ethics panel struggled Tuesday to decide whether state officials should be able to accept tickets to sporting events under the state's new ethics rules after a high ranking member of Gov. Terry McAuliffe's administration watched a Washington Redskins playoff game for free from one of the team's luxury boxes earlier this year.
- McDonnell case at high court will test reach of bribery laws Updated: Apr-26-16 1:08 pm
WASHINGTON - In its final argument of the term, the Supreme Court will weigh a former Virginia governor's contention that doing favors for a businessman who gave him gifts like a Rolex watch, golf outings and money for wedding catering did not amount to public corruption.
- Police: Virginia man killed after he fired at officers Updated: Apr-26-16 11:06 am
NORFOLK, Virginia - Authorities are identifying a man fatally shot by Norfolk police after they say he fired at officers.
- Police: Man chokes Uber driver on I-95 in Chesterfield Updated: Apr-26-16 11:03 am
CHESTERFIELD, Virginia - A Massachusetts man is behind bars in Virginia after police say he choked an Uber driver on Interstate 95 in Chesterfield.
- Man shot by deputy charged with shooting into VFW hall Updated: Apr-26-16 10:34 am
HALIFAX, Virginia - Authorities have charged a man they say shot at a Veterans of Foreign Wars hall in Virginia, injuring four people, and was then shot by a sheriff's deputy.
- Over 1,500 West Virginians will lose food stamps benefits Updated: Apr-25-16 1:51 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - More than 1,500 West Virginians will lose their food stamp benefits starting next month under new requirements that recipients must either work or be in training, according to state officials.
- Man accused of stealing slain trooper's donation jar Updated: Apr-25-16 10:21 am
YORKTOWN, Virginia - Authorities have arrested a man in connection with the theft of a donations jar intended for the family of a slain Virginia State Trooper.
- Jurors unmoved by former Va. governor's appeal arguments Updated: Apr-23-16 11:02 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - As former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's public corruption case goes before the U.S. Supreme Court, three of the jurors who convicted him say they remain certain they did the right thing.
- The Latest: House speaker blasts Virginia governor's action Updated: Apr-22-16 1:08 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Latest on Gov. Terry McAuliffe's decision to make all former felons in Virginia eligible to vote (all times local):
- Williamsburg psychiatric hospital loses Medicare funding Updated: Apr-22-16 12:26 pm
WILLIAMSBURG, Virginia - Eastern State Hospital no longer has Medicare funding after a survey found it did not comply with requirements of participation for psychiatric hospitals.
- The Latest: Troopers preliminarily ID body as missing woman Updated: Apr-21-16 10:06 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Latest on the search for a missing firefighter in Shenandoah National Park (all times local):
- Virginia to shield identities of execution drug suppliers Updated: Apr-20-16 9:44 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia will join several states that keep secret the identities of suppliers of lethal injection drugs, under a measure approved by the Republican-controlled General Assembly on Wednesday amid growing concern over the state's ability to carry out capital punishment.
- Lawmakers fail to override key vetoes Updated: Apr-20-16 6:52 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia Republican lawmakers failed to override several of Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe's vetoes Wednesday on coal-related tax credits, legislation related to clergy opposed to same-sex marriage and other issues.
- Lawmaker sues Va. attorney general over unmet request Updated: Apr-20-16 4:35 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Virginia lawmaker is suing the state attorney general for not providing a written opinion requested seven months ago.