U.Va. To Raise Tuition By Nearly 10%

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) – In-state undergraduates at the University of Virginia will see tuition rise by nearly 10 percent in the upcoming…

DMV Dropping Toll-Free Number

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles has dropped its toll-free customer service number to save money. The DMV says…

I-95 Reopens After Trash Truck Fire

Interstate 95 south is back open after a trash truck fire forced lane closures late Friday morning. The incident happened just before noon a…

Fight Over Orange Co. Walmart Continues

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – A judge has kept alive the battle to block a Walmart store near an endangered Civil War battlefield in Virginia. A judg…

Oil Leak Reaches Gulf Shore

NEW ORLEANS, La. (AP) – A senior Coast Guard official is defending the federal response to a massive oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico as the f…

Traffic Pattern Changes For Race Weekend

From Henrico County news release: The following traffic patterns will be in effect May 1 during peak race traffic hours: * Carolina Avenue b…

Spring Fire Season Draws To A Close

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Spring fire season is coming to an end in Virginia. The season ends Friday and the state Department of Forestry says th…

2.3 Quake Shakes Hanover County

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake was reported in western Hanover County early Thursday morning. The quake was centered near Montpelier, about 14 m…

Civil Rights Leader Height Laid To Rest

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama says civil rights icon Dorothy Height lived a righteous life that changed the country for the bette…

Thousands Of Cribs Recalled

WASHINGTON (AP) – The government is recalling thousands of Simplicity and Graco cribs, warning that babies could suffocate or strangle in th…

Virginia Census Participation Up

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – More Virginians are participating in the 2010 Census than in the population count taken a decade ago. As of Thursday mo…