Posted: 03/26/2014 - The Navy says a sailor slain in a shootout this week at Naval Station Norfolk was killed when he jumped between a colleague and a civilian gunman. Master-at-Arms 2nd Class Mark Mayo was shot and killed during the gunfight Monday night.
Updated: 03/26/2014 - Virginia e-book consumers will begin receiving approximately $4.3 million in restitution stemming from the partial settlement of a lawsuit. The suit alleged that Apple Inc. and five of the six largest e-book publishers in the country conspired to fix the price of e-books.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - Lawyers for former Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, are asking a federal judge to order separate trials in their public corruption case.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - The Transportation Security Administration is recommending that armed law enforcement be present at airport security checkpoints during peak hours after conducting a nationwide review in response to a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport last fall.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - Less than three months into office, Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe's approval rating is at 44 percent, though a new poll shows 57 percent of Virginia voters say they are optimistic about the new governor's term.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan wants a more diverse student body, so she's writing to 80 high school principals in low-income areas of the state.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - Wintergreen Resort's ski slopes are staying open a few weeks into spring.
Posted: 03/25/2014 - With record-low temperatures across much of the country, home heating costs will reach almost $119 billion this winter, up nearly 21 percent from last year, according to the National Energy Assistance Directors' Association.
Updated: 03/25/2014 - Officers with the Charlottesville Police will be directing traffic through the McIntire Road and Harris Street intersection on Wednesday, March 26, as gas line work continues.
Updated: 03/25/2014 - The third snow storm of the month is only causing minor issues across Central Virginia.
Posted: 03/25/2014 - A civilian suspect approached a destroyer docked at the Naval Station Norfolk late Monday, disarmed a petty officer on watch and fatally shot a sailor, according to the Navy. Security forces then killed the suspect.
Posted: 03/25/2014 - A report by a federal watchdog has found that about half of all payday loans are made to people who extend the loans so many times they end up paying more in fees than the original amount they borrowed.