Posted: 05/17/2013 - A former U.S. Postal Service official has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for accepting at least $40,000 in bribes to help a Maryland company receive $6 million in contracts.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - The Virginia Employment Commission says the state's jobless rate fell in April for the second consecutive month.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - Gov. McDonnell is launching a campaign to match more than 1,000 children in foster care with 1,000 adoptive parents.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Liberty University's challenge to the Obama administration's health care law is back in the hands of a federal appeals court in Virginia.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - A 33-year-old Va. Beach man faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges related to distributing synthetic marijuana.
Posted: 05/15/2013 - A former sailor has pleaded not guilty to additional charges that he passed top secret documents to individuals he believed represented the Russian government.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - An effort to revive a lawsuit seeking an additional $282.5 million from Sudan for the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole is in the hands of a federal appeals court in Virginia.
Posted: 05/13/2013 - ABC agents now have a state-of-the-art field support vehicle that will serve as a centralized command post at large-scale events where alcohol enforcement operations are routine.
Posted: 05/13/2013 - Group designates Virginia Tech as bicycle friendly university for promoting bicycle riding
Posted: 05/13/2013 - Senator Time Kaine on IRS allegations: "No excuse for ideological discrimination."
Posted: 05/12/2013 - An FBI agent in Stafford County is charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of his estranged wife. Arthur "Art" Gonzales told dispatchers he killed 42-year-old Julia Serna Gonzales in self-defense when he says she attacked him with a knife.
Posted: 05/12/2013 - The leader of Richmond's Tea Party says his group was among those improperly targeted by the Internal Revenue Service.
Posted: 05/11/2013 - Virginia Commonwealth University students will pay more for tuition and mandatory fees starting in the fall. Returning students will continue to pay under a block pricing structure under the plan approved Friday by the Board of Visitors.
Posted: 05/11/2013 - A Roanoke Army veteran has pleaded guilty to blowing up his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend's sport utility vehicle with a pipe bomb in August.
Posted: 05/11/2013 - A Stafford County doctor faces 95 charges, including involuntary manslaughter in the death of a patient. Dr. Nibedita Mohanty was arrested Friday for allegedly prescribing tens of thousands of doses of narcotics to drug-addicted patients and drug traffickers.