Consumer Directed Healthcare

I generally find people take pride in ownership. Owners of a home will improve it, owners of a business will work harder, and owners of a he…

New Seat Belt Law Passes Senate

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Legislation to allow police to stop and ticket drivers for not wearing a seat belt passed the Virginia Senate on Wednes…

Poll: Taxes Won’t Fix State Budget

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Boosting taxes or tapping the state’s “rainy day” reserve fund is not the way a majority in new statewide poll wants th…

Heath Ledger Found Dead

Actor Heath Ledger has been found dead in a Manhattan apartment. Ledger was 28 years old. Authorities believe his death may be drug-related.…

Thompson Drops Out Of Race

Republican Fred Thompson has dropped out of the 2008 Presidential race… Read More>>

Abortion Clinic Bill Passes House

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The House of Delegates has passed legislation that would subject abortion clinics to the same licensing and regulation …

Richmond Schools Back Open Wednesday

Two Richmond City schools are closing early Tuesday due to various reasons. George Wythe High School students are being dismissed at 9:30 a.…

Angelou Speaks AT MLK Event

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) – Renowned poet and author Maya Angelou urged a Virginia Tech audience to remember Martin Luther King Jr. the man, not …

Tech Player Bumps Ref, Suspended

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) – A Virginia Tech freshman basketball player is apologizing for bumping a referee and his coach calls the incident “una…

HPV Vaccine Bill Passes House

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Legislation to defer mandatory vaccinations of schoolgirls against a virus that can cause cervical cancer won House pas…

Virginia Beach Police Shoot Suspect

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) – Police said officers shot a man in Virginia Beach after he lunged at them with a knife. Police spokesman Adam Ber…

Giants, Patriots Head To Super Bowl

NFC Championship: Giants 23 Packers 20 – overtime GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – In the second overtime NFC Championship game in NFL history, the Ne…

Gun Law Advocates Plan Protest

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Supporters of a change in Virginia’s gun laws plan to make a visual statement for legislators today in Richmond. Protes…