Updated: 02/11/2014 - The Virginia Senate voted Tuesday 20-20, with Democratic Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam casting the deciding vote, to repeal a law mandating that women seeking abortions undergo ultrasounds.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - What are we to do about the billions of plastic shopping bags that Americans use – and often throw away – each year?
Updated: 02/11/2014 - The USS Donald Cook has arrived at its new home port in Rota, Spain. The ship's previous home port was in Norfolk.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - Shirley Temple, iconic child star and Depression-era box office draw, dies in California at 85
Posted: 02/11/2014 - Applications are being accepted for the annual "floating classroom" on the James River - a journey down the 340-length of America's "Founding River."
Posted: 02/11/2014 - More than 800 4-H members are heading to Richmond to meet with legislators.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - A spokesman for Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's closely monitoring the massive spill of coal ash in North Carolina and hasn't seen any adverse impacts in Virginia as a result of the environmental mess.
Posted: 02/10/2014 - Authorities could detain a mentally ill individual for up to 24 hours in emergency custody under a bill approved by the Virginia Senate.
Posted: 02/10/2014 - Colorado voters still support the state law that legalized recreational marijuana, but most believe it is hurting the image of the state, according to a new poll released Monday.
Updated: 02/10/2014 - Police in Alexandria are searching for a man who shot a woman dead in her home on Feb. 6th. Police believe an older man with a white beard pulled a gun and started shooting after music teacher Ruth-Anne Lodato opened the door.
Posted: 02/10/2014 - A joint funeral is scheduled for two sisters who died from injuries suffered when the car they were riding in went into the Chickahominy River.
Posted: 02/10/2014 - Virginia Commonwealth University has received a five-year grant totaling nearly $1.5 million to enhance teaching and advising at VCU and John Tyler Community College and Thomas Nelson Community College.
Updated: 02/10/2014 - Virginia State Police have made another arrest in the investigation into the disappearance and death of Waynesboro Police Department Reserve Capt. Kevin Quick. Police arrested 22-year-old Anthony L. White of Mineral on Sunday morning.