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16 min ago | AmmoLand
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1 hr ago | The Washington Post
An attorney for state Sen. Mark D. Obenshain hinted in court Monday that the Republican would consider using an obscure law to throw the outcome of the attorney general's race into the hands of the General Assembly.
1 hr ago | WCAV
Democrat Mark Warner is up for re-election in 2014. The talk over who the Republicans will have face off with him has already started.
2 hrs ago | WCAV
More than 85,000 Dominion Virginia Power customers didn't have electricity as of 10:30 a.m. Monday, including 71,245 customers in Northern Virginia.
6 hrs ago | NBC29
VDOT Press Release: As temperatures increase, ice and snow are melting on affected roadways, resulting in wet surfaces.
6 hrs ago | TBD.com
The National Weather Service says that periods of heavy snow may be possible for portions of Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.
8 hrs ago | The Washington Post
On the surface, the announcement that GOP super-operative Ed Gillespie may run for the Virginia Senate seat now held by Mark Warner may smack of the inmates trying to take over the asylum, but there is precedence for the puppeteers of politics dropping the strings and stepping out onto the stage.
8 hrs ago | Loudoun Times
As college applications are sent out, applicants are dealing with anxiety over admission to Virginia's top universities.
11 hrs ago | The Daily News Leader
Legislators from Central Virginia will discuss issues facing the 2014 General Assembly session during a forum this month at the University of Virginia.
Starting Oct. 21, 2013, Prof. Larry Sabato will be teaching a FREE online course about John F. Kennedy.
In the most recently proposed regulations in the Obama Administration's war on coal, the Environmental Protection Agency has now exercised the nuclear option.
Growing national attention to the 20th-century practice of forcibly sterilizing thousands of Americans has put new pressure on Virginia lawmakers to compensate survivors.
A winter storm delivered a sloppy smorgasbord of snow, freezing rain and sleet to the southern Mid-Atlantic region and other states Sunday, with parts of Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey seeing more than 3 inches of accumulation, making driving dangerous for millions of residents nationwide.
E.W. Jackson, the controversial GOP nominee for Virginia lieutenant governor who lost by 11 points, is not going away.
As a wintry mess plans to make it's way to Central Virginia, VDOT crews have been preparing for the event for several days.
Ed Gillespie is weighing a run for the Virginia senate seat held by Democrat Mark Warner, Politico reported.
The county, as well as Manassas and Manassas Park, is now under a winter storm warning and could see up to 3 inches of snow and sleet Sunday morning before the precipitation falling from the skies changes to freezing rain Sunday afternoon.