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As Virginia's 2014 legislative session comes to close, activists are taking stock.
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For those who want to take a break from the Shockoe Stadium shocker, here is a different kind of shocker: A bipartisan solution, meeting all the objectives of both the VA GOP and the VA Democrats, to avoid a possible government shutdown due to a budget deadlock.
The Virginia Department of Transportation says a mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain is creating slick roads in part of western Virginia.
Plan ahead for St. Patrick's Day fun in Virginia. From the McDonald's St. Patrick's Day Parade in downtown Roanoke to Shamrock the Block in Richmond, you'll find St. Patrick's Day fun for the entire family at Virginia.org .
File: Boyd Marcus looks at members of the House Privileges and Elections committee.
"We often have animals under anesthesia for routine care and other procedures and this bed will make it easier for us to transport them."
Pork producer Smithfield Foods' CEO says he was taken aback by some of the reactions when the Virginia-based company agreed to be acquired by a Chinese firm last year.
After a mysterious chemical contaminated the water supply of some 300,000 West Virginians in January, residents were left with more than just a bad taste in their mouths.
Enjoying a break from work, smokers gather in a park near the intersection of 8th Street and Broadway in downtown Kansas City, Mo.
On March 15, Virginia Democrats will elect a new state Chair of the Democratic Party, and Gov. Terry McAuliffe has expressed his support for Richmond Mayor Dwight Jones .
Attorney General Mark Herring is warning Virginians to beware of companies offering to sell them a copy of the deed to their home.
Those of us in Northern Virginia are fortunate to live in one of the most prosperous regions in the country.
Democratic candidate Terry McAuliffe would resoundingly assure mostly supportive attendees at rallies by pledging his unyielding support for Medicaid expansion with a boost from the Affordable Care Act that would extend coverage for hundreds of thousands of un- or-under-insured Virginians.
Virginia's Preschool funding program is changing and that will have a big impact on both Lynchburg and Bedford County Schools.
A Lynchburg man put together a new Facebook page, "Abandoned in Virginia." Since he started the page on Monday, it has gotten more than 50,000 "likes."
A Virginia hazardous materials unit has found coal ash in the Dan River in Virginia from the massive spill last month.
Virginia legislators wrapped up all legislative procedures in both chambers on the "East Sea" bill Wednesday, passing the onus to Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe.