Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's push to ban the sale of assault weapons failed on Monday after some of his fellow Democrats balked at the proposal.
"He was taken into custody after store employees called in a shoplifter to police. The 2007 Toyota Camry Levi Norwood was reported to be driving has also been recovered at the time of his arrest," the Sheriff's Office wrote in an update.
The Heritage High School community in Leesburg is grieving after a 16-year-old died from the flu, according to her family.
Customs officials at Washington Dulles International Airport made a grisly discovery in late January when a package that a passenger described as cat food turned out to be dozens of dead birds.
The FBI is searching for a man they say disguised himself with a horror movie mask while robbing several central Virginia gas stations at gunpoint over the last year.
A little boy was killed in what is being described as a random shooting in Richmond, Virginia.
A United States postal worker in Virginia hid nearly 5,000 pieces of mail inside a storage unit he rented because he felt too overwhelmed to deliver it on time, reports said Thursday.
An animal shelter in Virginia Beach, Virginia, gave one of its newest residents a much-needed makeover after it came to them with nearly nine pounds of matted fur.
Thousands of people are expected to attend a pro-gun rally on Monday in Virginia, though a temporary state of emergency order bans people from carrying weapons at the event.
FBI agents on Thursday arrested a former Canadian Armed Forces reservist and two Maryland men who are linked to a violent white supremacist group and were believed to be heading to a pro-gun rally next week in Virginia’s capital.
Police in Virginia responded Monday to a report of an active shooter in the area of a Henrico County middle school but said they did not find any evidence of a shooting.
Both soldiers were killed when their vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan, officials said.
Citing “current conditions,” Arlington National Cemetery announced that it will be increasing security.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam will push for a bill in the state legislature to replace the state's statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that is displayed in the United States Capitol building.
A man visiting family for the holidays was hospitalized and jailed after a father found him partially naked in his children’s bedroom just days after Christmas, authorities say.
Authorities said that the man would film, produce, direct, and carry out violent rape and sexual abuse of a child.
One of the largest school districts in the United States has announced that it will allow students one excused absence per school year to participate civic activities such as protests.
The holidays came early for some Virginia families struggling to pay school lunch debt.
A viewer sent Fox 5 a photo of the aftermath.
Legendary Alexandria high school football coach Herman Boone - who was portrayed by Denzel Washington in the iconic film “Remember the Titans” – has died at 84.