Museum Of Confederacy Opens New Location

APPOMATTOX, Va. (AP) – The Museum of the Confederacy has opened its new Appomattox museum. Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling welcomed visitors the museu…

Dominion Va. Power Rates Headed Up

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Dominion Virginia Power customers can expect to see a slight increase on their next bill. The utility says an annual ra…

No Ticket For Batman After Traffic Stop

ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) – Police in Maryland pulled over a motorist dressed as Batman, but the caped crusader escaped without a ticket. Authorit…

Mega Long Odds For Winning Mega Millions

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A world-record $540 million Mega Millions jackpot has lottery players lining up for tickets early Friday and many wonder…

Local Schools Adjust Vacation Schedules

Some local school systems that built snow days into their academic calendars are considering moving up the last day of classes. Virginia sch…

Best Buy To Close 50 Stores Nationwide

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Best Buy Co. is closing 50 stores in the U.S. in fiscal 2013 and is looking to cut costs by $800 million by fiscal 2015. …