08/18/14 05:00 AM
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Liberty University is preparing to hold its annual Cinematic Arts, Zaki Gordon Center Premiere Film Festival. This year's festival will be held Aug. 28 through Aug. 30. Films that will be screened during the festival include "Beyond the Mask," ''Brother's Keeper" and "The...
08/18/14 05:00 AM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's corn crop is expected to drop 7 percent this year compared to the 2013 crop. But production of soybeans and other crops is expected to increase. The forecast is based on Aug. 1 conditions as surveyed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural...
08/17/14 12:30 PM
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — Danville police have charged the driver of a vehicle that hit an apartment building and caused an explosion that injured six people. Thirty-six-year-old James T. Barksdale of Danville City is charged with driving while intoxicated and operating a motor vehicle with a...
08/17/14 11:00 AM
WALLOPS ISAND, Va. (AP) — The launch of a Department of Defense rocket from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility has been rescheduled. The Terrier-Lynx suborbital rocket was scheduled to be launched Saturday. NASA says in a news release that the new launch date is Aug. 23. NASA didn't say why the...
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 Byron York | 08/31/14
By Ashe Schow | 08/28/14
By Michael Barone | 08/27/14
By Justin Green | 08/31/14
By Susan Crabtree | 08/30/14