Posted: 02/21/2014 - Federal law enforcement authorities in California have charged a Democratic state lawmaker and his brother with multiple counts involving bribery, kickbacks and cover-ups.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - Scientists say they have created muscle fibers that are 100 times more powerful than human muscles, using only ordinary fishing line and sewing thread.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - Virginia State Police are trying to determine what caused a van transporting eight inmates to crash in Caroline county.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - Attorneys for a Newport News man accused in the slaying of three in Madison County have been granted permission to visit the scene of the killings.
Updated: 02/21/2014 - Congressman Robert Hurt pinned former Army Air Corps lieutenant Arthur Ordel with the Legion of Honor at the American Legion Post 74 in Shadwell on Thursday evening. French president François Hollande pinned Ordel last week to thank the veteran for his work to liberate France from Nazi Germany's occupation during World War II.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - The Virginia House and Senate are split on whether to accept federal Medicaid funds to provide health insurance to as much as 400,000 low-income residents.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - Virginia's list of approved lethal injection drugs now includes one of the chemicals used in an Ohio execution that prompted a lawsuit.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has suspended operations at its Lovingston office, until further notice. Customers can use nearby DMV offices in Charlottesville, Waynesboro and Amherst.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - One-quarter of American workers say they always go to work while sick, according to a survey. Another one-third admit to waiting until their symptoms are full blown until deciding to stay at home.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - Study find that today's older drivers are less likely to be involved in crashes than prior generations.