Tank Collapses, Spills Liquid Fertilizer

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) – Fire officials in Chesapeake say a storage-tank collapse has dumped 2 million gallons of liquid fertilizer and injure…

Kaine Rules Out Post As DNC Chief

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – If Barack Obama ally and Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine has a new role under a Democratic White House, it won’t be as the part…

BB&T Branch Robbed In Chesterfield

Chesterfield Police are searching for a man who robbed the BB&T Bank at 9960 Midlothian Turnpike Wednesday around 3 p.m. Police say no one w…

Midlothian Turnpike Bank Robbed

Chesterfield Police are looking for a suspect accused of robbing a Midlothian-area bank Wednesday afternoon. According to investigators, the…

15 Year Old Dead After School Shooting

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) – A 15-year-old student is dead after a shooting at a high school in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Police are questio…

Man Dies While Repairing Microwave

KING WILLIAM, Va. (AP) – A King William man was accidentally electrocuted while attempting to repair a microwave oven. King William sheriff’…

Luck Stone Laying Off 150

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Citing a declining demand for its products, Luck Stone Corp. is laying off up to 150 workers across its Mid-Atlantic op…

Financial Bailout Plans Changing

WASHINGTON (AP) – Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson says that the $700 billion government rescue program will not be used to purchase trouble…

Va. Scores Low On Pre-Term Birth Rate

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Virginia earned a D on a March of Dimes report card ranking states on the number of babies born prematurely. The nonpro…

Obama Honors Nation’s Veterans

CHICAGO (AP) – President-elect Obama is making a Veterans Day pledge to Americans who’ve served in the military. In a statement, he said he’…

Sheriff Indicted In Cockfighting Case

HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) – Federal prosecutors are seeking to move Page County Sheriff Daniel W. Presgraves’ trial on racketeering and other c…

Palin Describes “Brutal” Campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) – Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin describes the election campaign as “pretty brutal.” In fact, she tells NBC, she didn’t realize “it…

New Hospital Approved For Goochland

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Goochland County could have its first hospital in 2012. Virginia Health Commissioner Dr. Karen Remley has approved HCA …