| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:22 PM
Republican Gov. Chris Christie rolled to easy reelection Tuesday in New Jersey, setting up an expected 2016 presidential bid, while former national Democratic Party Chairman Terry McAuliffe squeezed past his tea party Republican opponent to seize the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:10 PM
Virginia Democrats spent much of Tuesday night biting their nails with the governor’s race too close to call -- despite recent polls showing their nominee with a commanding lead.
It was nearly 11 p.m. when Terry McAuliffe took the podium to...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:27 PM
HAMPTON — The City of Hampton will get to keep about $700,000 in cash, nine vehicles, electronics and other assets left over from a 19-month undercover cigarette sting.
Wednesday, the city received a letter from the bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:00 AM
This year’s crop of state political candidates has learned something from the federal government shutdown: The ability to sing "Kumbaya," or at least know the lyrics.
High-profile races from Virginia to New Jersey are awash in testimonials to...