Pirates Kill Americans On Yacht

WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. military says pirates killed four American hostages they were holding on a yacht off Somalia's coast. The U.S…

New Zealand Quake Kills 65

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) – New Zealand Prime Minister John Key says there are “scenes of utter devastation” following a powerful earth…

Va. Beach Police Shoot, Kill Suspect

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) – Virginia Beach police have fatally shot a suspect following a chase. Virginia Beach police say the suspect was sh…

Rookie Captures Daytona 500

In just his second Sprint Cup start, Trevor Bayne stunned NASCAR with a thrilling overtime win…

Fort Lee To Send Off 80 Va. Reservists

PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) – Fort Lee will conduct a departure ceremony for about 80 U.S. Army Reservists from throughout southern Virginia. Brig.…

Nine Displaced After Early Morning Blaze

Nine people have been displaced after an early morning apartment fire in Chesterfield. Fire officials tell 8News that the fire broke out jus…

Redskins Banks Released From Hospital

WASHINGTON (AP) – Washington Redskins kick returner Brandon Banks has been released from the hospital, nearly a week after a stabbing that l…

Virginia Guard Unit Headed To Afghanistan

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) – About 125 members of the Virginia Air National Guard are being mobilized for duty in Afghanistan and the surround…

House Gives Autism Bill Final Approval

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The House of Delegates gave overwhelming final approval to a bill that mandates some insurance plans cover treatment fo…