Most Virginia Wildfires Contained

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Firefighters are still battling wildfires across Virginia with help from National Guard soldiers. A state official says…

McCain Speaks In Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – John McCain says he’s isn’t making any assumptions that he’ll win the GOP presidential nomination. The Arizona senator …

Kaine Considered For Obama Administration

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Barack Obama says Governor Tim Kaine would be on his short list for a role in his administration. In a Monday interview…

House Passes Payday Lending Bill

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The House overwhelmingly passed its payday lending reform compromise bill, while the Senate scrambled to finish work on…

Campaigns Heat Up Across Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Republican presidential hopefuls were making stops in Virginia on Monday, one day before the statewide primary election…

McCain, Obama Lead In Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – An independent poll out today shows that Barack Obama and John McCain are the favorites of likely voters in Virginia’s …

Thousands Still Without Power

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Thousands of Virginians were without power Monday morning as crews across the state battled wildfires fueled by dry con…

STATE OF EMERGENCY

Thousands of acres scorched, hundreds of people evacuated after high winds spark massive fires… Read More>>

Hollywood Writers Consider Studio Offer

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Union leaders representing striking movie and television writers are recommending approval of a deal with producers to en…

Clinton And Obama In Richmond

Presidential candidates Clinton and Obama were in town for the Jefferson-Jackson fund-raising dinner…Read More>>

Loaded Gun Found On Henrico Student

A 15-year-old high school student is under arrest Friday after allegedly bringing a loaded pistol to school. According to police, the J.R. T…

Clinton, Obama Headed To Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Both parties’ front-runners in the presidential race are making campaign appearances in Virginia over the next few days…

Richmond Offering Free Flu Shots

The City of Richmond is offering free flu shots Friday to uninsured residents, in the wake of a state-wide flu outbreak. The Richmond Health…

Smoking Ban Hits Roadblock

A House subcommittee has unanimously killed a proposed smoking ban in Virginia's restaurants… Read More>>

U of R Alum Heads To Space

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER (AP) – After a two-month delay, shuttle Atlantis has lifted off on its way to the international space station. The shut…

Romney Out Of Race

Republican Mitt Romney has suspended his campaign, most likely sealing McCain's nomination… Read More>>