08/11/14 05:45 AM
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — Shipyard workers have finished installing the mast on the USS Abraham Lincoln. The nuclear-powered aircraft carrier is undergoing a refueling and complex overhaul at Newport News Shipbuilding. Once the overhaul is complete, the ship's lifespan will last another 25...
08/11/14 05:45 AM
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The USS Mahan is leaving for Virginia on a five-month deployment to the Middle East. The Norfolk-based guided-missile destroyer is scheduled to leave on Monday. The Navy says that after the ships transits through the Mediterranean Sea, it will enter the Arabian Gulf and...
By Sean Lengell | 08/06/14 12:24 PM
Gay marriage bans in four states will be significantly tested Wednesday when a three-judge panel will hear arguments on challenges to the laws -- the latest in a slew of lawsuits against similar laws nationwide since last summer.
By Timothy P. Carney | 08/01/14 05:31 PM
Former Majority Leader Eric Cantor is leaving the swamp of Capitol Hill early to return home, to live and work among the people of Henrico and Culpeper Counties whom he's represented for 14 years. I'm joking, of course.
By Ashe Schow | 08/01/14 03:04 PM
Ken Cuccinelli may have lost his bid for Virginia governor in 2013, but unlike most losing politicians, he's managed to remain relevant by helping elect conservatives through the Senate Conservatives Fund.
By Ed Sykes | 08/01/14 10:44 AM
After a shocking primary loss in June, the long-serving Republican will leave Capitol Hill for good Aug. 18.
By Washington Examiner | 07/29/14 05:18 PM
A federal judge in Mississippi last week threw out an $85 million defamation lawsuit brought by a politically connected corporation against a Virginia journalism non-profit.
By Associated Press | 07/29/14 01:23 PM
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's marriage was broken and his wife developed a crush on a businessman who lavished her with expensive gifts and attention, an attorney for the first lady said Tuesday during the couple's corruption trial.
By Steve Doty | 07/28/14 01:09 PM
Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie met over the weekend for the first debate in the 2014 Virginia Senate race.
By Ashe Schow | 07/24/14 06:16 PM
Allies of Bill and Hillary Clinton have declared war against Barbara Comstock, the Republican candidate for Virginia's 10th District and former Clinton opposition researcher.
By Mark Tapscott | 07/23/14 08:41 AM
At least 160 Marylanders are about to lose their jobs because of the constitutional myopia of the state's corrupt liberal Democratic establishment. It's a sad illustration of the dire results of one-party rule.
By Philip Klein | 08/21/14
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By Byron York | 08/18/14