Updated: 01/27/2014 - Republican lawmakers in Virginia are proposing a new audit of the state's Medicaid program, which Governor Terry McAuliffe wants to expand.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - South African government: get rid of that bunny in Nelson Mandela's ear. Officials want a miniature bunny removed from the new statue of Mandela.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Officials are urging voters in northern Virginia to head to polls early as a winter storm moves into the region.
Posted: 01/18/2014 - After months of squeaker elections and recounts, the race for control of Virginia's state Senate is coming down to a three-way special election in a northern Virginia swing district.
Posted: 01/16/2014 - Former Republican National Committee chairman Ed Gillespie has formally launched his campaign for a U.S. Senate seat representing Virginia.
Updated: 01/15/2014 - Veteran Democratic Representative Jim Moran is retiring from Congress. He was first elected in 1990, and has been a strong supporter of federal civilian employees.
Updated: 01/14/2014 - Virginia Republicans said reducing the number of state Standards of Learning (SOL) exams given to students from 34 to 26 is a key part of their education agenda this legislative session.