| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:15 PM
RICHMOND – Gov. Bob McDonnell's protection unit eavesdropped on him as fellow state police officers went through the lengthy investigation that was eventually turned over to the FBI, according to testimony offered Tuesday during the federal trial...
| 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 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
RICHMOND — When word leaked of a federal investigation into then Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, in the midst of hot election year, there was plenty of grumbling about playing politics — and politics could still pay a role as 12...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 3:53 PM
RICHMOND — Attorney General Mark Herring has dropped two of 13 banks from a lawsuit he is perusing related to the mortgage crisis, saying he discovered that the state had already settled with them both.
The rest of the case, against big banks that...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:56 PM
A civil liberties group is pressing for more information about an agreement between five local police departments to share telephone data collected during criminal investigations.
The ACLU of Virginia filed an open-records request on Wednesday to Newport...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 3:19 PM
•Ed: The Daily Press, which prints many Washington Post stories, missed one Wednesday — one with a Newport News angle. It is details of a German sub wreckage discovered off Cape Hatteras, described by NOAA scientist Joe Hoyt, who...
| Oct 12, 2014
For those worried about being caught on camera while driving through Hampton Roads, the Virginia State Police is still waiting to install software before firing up the license plate readers placed on the area's bridges and tunnels last year.
| Oct 6, 2014
| 8:13 PM
July 1, 2013: Tim Bostic, an English professor, and Tony London, a real estate agent, seek a marriage license from the Norfolk Circuit Court. But the clerk's office rejects their marriage license application on the basis that they are a same-sex couple....
| Sep 20, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Everyone knew Del. Tom Rust's bill was going to die, just as they knew the House of Delegates debate on Medicaid expansion last week wasn't going to convince a staunchly opposed Republican majority to change its mind.
But they went through the...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:48 PM
The guest list for Sunday morning:
House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, talks to ABC's "This Week" at 11 a.m. on WFTV-Channel 9. Another guest is Vice Adm. John Miller, commander of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command. The roundtable will be Matt Bai of...
| 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...