Violent Crime In Virginia Decreases

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – State police say Virginia saw declines in violent crimes and other offenses in 2009. The Virginia State Police's 20…

Roasted Crunch-Topped Herbed Potatoes

ROASTED CRUNCH-TOPPED HERBED POTATOES 4 servings 12 very small red-skinned potatoes, each cut in half, part of peel removed 2 tablespoons bu…

Luscious Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

LUSCIOUS CHOCOLATE-DIPPED STRAWBERRIES about 2 dozen These are marvelous to serve for Mother's Day and the kids can help make them. 2 pi…

Angelic Fresh Strawberry Cake

ANGELIC FRESH STRAWBERRY CAKE one 10-inch tube cake 1 (10-inch) tube-style angel food or pound cake 1 to 2 quarts firm ripe strawberries, cl…

Greek Debt Crisis Sparks Stock Plunge

NEW YORK (AP) – Stocks are plunging as investors give in to fears that Greece's debt problems will spread and halt the global economic r…

D.C. Teen Shot Aboard Bus

WASHINGTON (AP) – Metro says a teenager has been shot aboard a Metrobus. Police spokesman Hugh Carew says the shooting occurred just after 5…

Whale Tangled In Net In Chesapeake Bay

CAPE CHARLES, Va. (AP) – A humpback whale is snagged in a fishing net in the lower Chesapeake Bay. The 60- to 65-foot whale was discovered W…

Suspect Had Prior Arrest

The suspect in the murder of UVA women's lacrosse player Yeardley Love has had prior run-ins with the law. George Huguely was arrested i…