Man Sought In Cousins’ Deaths

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Police are seeking what they call a “person of interest” in the slayings of two cousins in Richmond and Hopewell. Inves…

Fire Closes Lanes On I-95

Chesterfield Fire crews and other agencies are battling a brush fire that has closed lanes of Interstate 95. According to officials, the fir…

Kaine Restricts Hiring Of State Workers

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – State agencies are being told to restrict hiring because of Virginia’s budget problems. Governor Timothy Kaine’s chief …

Record High Expected For Richmond

Isn’t it supposed to be February? The 8News Stormtracker team is forecasting a high of 80 degrees in Richmond today. That would shatter the …

Tornado Death Toll Reaches 48

ATKINS, Ark. (AP) – Kentucky is reporting four more deaths from a series of tornadoes that have ripped across the South. That brings the tot…

Virginians Eager For Primaries

Commonwealth voters turn out a week early at the polls; Virginia's primaries set for next Tuesday… Read More>>

Chocolate Mocha Torte

CHOCOLATE MOCHA TORTE one 9-inch torte 3/4 cup sifted cake flour 1 teaspoon instant coffee powder (optional) 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 te…

Streusel Nut-Topped Valentine Muffins

STREUSEL NUT-TOPPED VALENTINE MUFFINS about 12 large or 16 medium muffins Streusel Topping ¾ cup chopped pecans or English walnuts or cashew…

Quickie Valentine Dessert

QUICKIE VALENTINE DESSERT 4 servings 1 to 2 cups vanilla or French vanilla ice cream or reduced-fat or no-fat vanilla or French vanilla ice …

Easy Valentine Truffles

about 4 dozen candies 12 ounce semi-sweet or bittersweet chocolate or sweetened white chocolate, or 6 ounces each semi-sweet or

Va. Senate Passes Smoking Ban

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The state Senate has approved a ban on smoking in most public buildings in Virginia. Senator Mary Margaret Whipple’s bi…

Hillary Clinton Coming To Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Democrats Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton started upping the ante in Virginia and next week’s pivotal primaries as the…

Nation Braces For Super Tuesday

WASHINGTON (AP) – This promises to be a memorable day in the 2008 race for the White House. The Super Tuesday contests offer an enormous chu…

“Sex Show” Opens Without Incident

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) – An art show featuring sex workers opened quietly at The College of William and Mary Monday evening, despite the obj…