| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:10 PM
March 2009: Star Scientific lets Bob McDonnell's gubernatorial campaign use its jet (leased to it by company chief executive Jonnie Williams) for two trips, together worth more than $10,800.
October 2009: Star lets McDonnell use its plane two more times,...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 6:14 AM
The state got another legal bill over the last week or so, closing out its private contract with a Washington, D.C., law firm that represented current and state employees called to testify in the McDonnell case.
This one was for $198,503, and covered...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:17 PM
RICHMOND – Bob and Maureen McDonnell both rested their cases Wednesday, leaving just a few steps to go before a jury decides their fate.
Closing arguments will likely come Friday, federal Judge James R. Spencer said, wrapping up a five-week case....
| Sep 19, 2014
| 1:57 PM
RICHMOND — Public comments ran overwhelmingly in favor of rolling back various abortion facility rules during a regulatory review that is fast approaching some key decision points.
The state's review is on track to wrap up by Oct. 1, Department of...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:04 PM
RICHMOND — The government's star witness against Bob and Maureen McDonnell took the stand Wednesday, detailing a lavish shopping afternoon with the former first lady and telling a jury that he wrote checks for the couple because he needed the...
| Jul 23, 2014
We all have a vested interest in ensuring that medical procedures take place in facilities which are safe, modern and well regulated. That principle is more complicated when the procedure is abortion, which brings the personal, emotional, ideological...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:46 AM
WASHINGTON Two appeals courts on Tuesday split over the Affordable Care Act, reaching different conclusions about whether tax credits can help consumers buy coverage in the 36 states that use the federal health insurance marketplace, including Virginia....
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:33 AM
NORFOLK — Tony London told a friend last June that he wanted to get married to his longtime partner.
London, 55, a real estate agent and former Navy sailor, had been dating Tim Bostic, 49, an English professor at Old Dominion University, for 24...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:07 AM
The Sunday morning programs will focus on Washington, politics and Iraq, but they will go different routes as well.
Oscar-winner Robert De Niro visits "Fox News Sunday" at 10 a.m. on WOFL-Channel 35. On Father's Day, he will talk about an HBO film about...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 11:09 AM
The 45-day public comment period for Virginia’s regulations of women’s health centers that provide comprehensive reproductive health care, such as cancer screenings and family planning, as well as safe, legal first-trimester abortion,...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:02 PM
In a stunning upset propelled by tea party activists, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., was defeated in Tuesday's congressional primary, with David Brat delivering an unpredicted and devastating loss to the second most powerful Republican in the...