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28 min ago | The Washington Post
File: Boyd Marcus looks at members of the House Privileges and Elections committee.
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3 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
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.
4 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg
The Virginia Department of Transportation says a mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain is creating slick roads in part of western Virginia.
4 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
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 .
4 hrs ago | WJLA-TV Arlington
'GOOD MORNING WASHINGTON': Among the reports More developments in the investigation into the murder of Alexandria's Ruthanne Lodato; much more, beginning at 4:30 a.m. M-F.
8 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Enjoying a break from work, smokers gather in a park near the intersection of 8th Street and Broadway in downtown Kansas City, Mo.
Those of us in Northern Virginia are fortunate to live in one of the most prosperous regions in the country.
Half a dozen hearings, days of testimony and wrangling over some 100 amendments finally ended Wednesday night when the West Virginia House of Delegates passed a bill regulating above-ground chemical storage tanks.
As part of National Consumer Protection Week, Attorney General Mark R. Herring is warning Virginia property owners to be cautious of companies offering to sell them a copy of the deed to their home.
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe said Commonwealth Coordinated Care, a new launched program that blends Medicare and Medicaid benefits, will not only cut costs but also simplify healthcare for some 78,000 eligible Virginians.
Virginia legislators wrapped up all legislative procedures in both chambers on the "East Sea" bill Wednesday, passing the onus to Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe.
Thanks to a deadly combination of rural expanses and traffic-clogged suburbs, the state is behind many of its peers in making the roads safer for bicyclists.
The Republican party actually managed to score a top-tier recruit for the Virginia Senate race with Ed Gillespie, but it looks like it won't do the party any good.
Virginia highway officials say the state is likely to exceed its $157 million snow removal budget by more than $100 million.
A state investigator who examined the events leading to an attack on a Virginia state senator by his son has resigned, complaining that his superiors interfered with his work and made him tone down his report, according to a letter of resignation released Tuesday.
Primary roads in Central Virginia are mostly clear of snow and ice, but some of the back roads still need some work.
Virginia democrats are prepared to dip into their old playbook to dust up the leading republican challenger to Sen. Mark Warner .